Exclusive Use

With its striking picturesque views, historic Scottish décor and 17 spacious bedrooms, The Inch is the perfect venue.  If you are planning your family gathering, a reunion with friends, or need a discreet corporate hideaway - The Inch can be exclusively yours!

We can accommodate up to 34 adults and 4 children.

Corporate exclusive use at Fort Augustus hotel

As a corporate retreat, there are very few outside distractions at The Inch. Combine team building with activities onsite at the The Inch in our activities field which can accommodate outdoor events and additionally boat cruises on Loch Ness.

Whether it is an off–site meeting you are organising, a team building activity day, training workshop, perhaps a company celebration, a summer or Christmas party, or quite simply an opportunity to get away from the office.  The Inch opens its doors to you and offers beautiful facilities as a first class venue.

Facilities and services include:

  • Private dining /meeting room
  • Seating up to 14 around a large table
  • Main dining room seating up to 35
  • Lounge
  • 10 minute walk to the village
  • Wireless internet access (free)
  • Bike and Boat hire (on request)
  • Minibus hire, complete with chauffeur (on request)
  • AV equipment by arrangement
  • Exclusive use available September to June
  • Small day meetings available September to June

Meetings and Seminars at the Inch Hotel

The Inch Hotel is an inspirational conference and meeting venue in Fort Augustus that is ideal for business meetings, conferences, seminars and away days. Just 45 minutes from Inverness or Fort William, The Inch Hotel provides all the facilities needed for a successful event.

Whether you're looking to hold a week-long conference or just a day delegate rate for a small group, this is a first class meeting venue.

We offer a meeting room swamped with natural daylight, which can cater for up to 30 delegates. Our meeting room offers inspiring views over Loch Ness, and of course provides easy access to the picturesque hotel grounds for breakout sessions, outdoor workshops and lunch.

Activities and Workshops

A change of surroundings can do wonders for your team, no matter if you are a large or small group. In just a few short hours, you will begin to see positive changes occurring within your whole team, paving the way for a bright future as working relationships strengthened. Our tailor-made workshop packages can also incorporate some time for meetings in one of our inspirational meeting rooms or outdoors in the beautiful surroundings.

As a team leader, you are likely to have identified areas within your group that could be strengthened. Hand over the reins to our dedicated events co-ordinator who will look after your whole group, allowing you to focus on the areas you’d like to improve. You can take a step back and really feel part of the team as we organise all the small details of your planned activities.

Let your imagination run riot in the knowledge that our creative events team will customize and plan your whole event, with so many possibilities for a great day away from the office, busy schedule and hectic work life you may struggle to decide what activities to pick! We can help organise every last detail to create a seamless process to be enjoyed at The Inch.

House Parties at The Inch

The elegant country lodge, magnificent views, and private surroundings make it the perfect exclusive venue for a gathering. With our long history of looking after guests with Scottish flair you can be sure it will be a truly memorable occasion. The Inch is perfectly situated on the bank of Loch Ness with endless walks and cycle routes to explore the most magnificent scenery Scotland has to offer, along with a wide range of other activities available on our door step. Amongst these includes Loch Ness cruises, dramatic castles, archery and tomahawk throwing.

For those looking to relax, unwind and just take it easy, they can do so from the comfort of our cosy lounge with a log burning fire.  With a selection of board games and books to relax by the fire with, or just absorbing the awe-inspiring views, The Inch is a place to remember.

Room Capacities and Configurations

Lounge space


Ideal for break out areas and team work, with its stunning log burning fire overlooking the grazing highland cows, what better space to network and engage work colleagues.

The Yard Dining Room


With second to none views overlooking Loch Ness this space gives a sense of peace allowing full concentration.

The Inch Bar


Traditional Scottish Bar stocked with Loch Ness’s own Scottish ales and, of course, Scotland's finest Malts. It’s an ideal environment for casual conversation, meetings and networking.






Drink Reception

The Mile Lounge





The Yard Dining Room





The Inch Bar





Facilities and services include:

  • FREE wireless internet access
  • FREE car parking for delegates
  • Tea, coffee & fresh pastries/biscuits
  • Still/sparkling water
  • Meeting room available at least 30 mins prior to start of your event
  • Screen & flip charts/white boards
  • Delegate stationery
  • Buffet Lunch
  • 24hr package rates including dinner, bed and breakfast at hotel

Call us on 01456 450900 to discuss your requirements or:
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