PLEASE NOTE: We are now closed for the winter. We re-open on 1st April 2017.
Reservations are open from 8am to 10pm or you can book on-line »
Welcome to The Inch Hotel, Loch Ness
The Inch Hotel on Loch Ness, Fort Augustus is an historic country lodge hotel with unrivalled views over Scotland's most famous Loch.
Located in an iconic spot, above picturesque Inchnacardoch Bay, we provide some of the very best accommodation on Loch Ness. All our well-equipped, ensuite rooms come complete with free WiFi, telephones, hair-dryers, tea and coffee making facilities and flat-screen TVs. Many of our rooms have stunning views overlooking Loch Ness, including our Four Poster Double which is just perfect for that romantic weekend in the Highlands!
We also pride ourselves on being a family friendly hotel and have two rooms that are ideal for families of four.
Dining is a real pleasure at The Inch Hotel Loch Ness. Our AA award-winning restaurant has some of the best views of Loch Ness in the house and serves a superb Scottish menu using locally sourced produce that is prepared fresh every day. We have a relaxing bar and lounge that have an open log fire and over 30 malt whiskies to choose from.
Whether you're looking for a relaxing holiday or something more adventurous, The Inch Hotel Loch Ness provides the perfect base to explore the beautiful Great Glen and Loch Ness area. Scenic Urquhart Castle is just 20 minutes away by car, whilst Fort Augustus village centre is walking distance from the hotel and is the base for several Loch Ness cruises and trips along the Caledonian Canal.
For the more active amongst our guests, we have a number of stunning walks that start right outside our front door, and our friendly and knowledgeable staff are happy to advise on the wealth of local activities in the area.
For guests wishing to do a real Grand Tour of the Highlands and Islands, you’ll find that The Inch makes the perfect holiday destination. We’re only a 45 minute drive from both Inverness, the capital of the Highlands on the East Coast and also Fort William on the West Coast which is regarded as the Outdoor Capital of Britain. Further afield Kyle of Lochalsh and the Isle of Skye can be reached within a few short hours, as can the Cairngorms National Park.
The Inch provides everything you need from a Loch Ness hotel to make your holiday in the Highlands an unforgettable experience. Our stunning backdrop, professional staff, award winning restaurant and flexible approach also make us the ideal venue for weddings, meetings, touring groups, celebrations and festive breaks with family and friends.