Visit Inverness Loch Ness Tourist Destination Guide

Visit Inverness and Loch Ness

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The City of Inverness in the Highlands of Scotland, and its most famous neighbour, Loch Ness, together present one of the most popular UK holiday destinations.

Visit Inverness Loch Ness offers potential visitors a comprehensive resource for planning and booking holidays and short visits to this beautiful part of Scotland and an insight into the rich history and culture of the area.

See our selection of quality city, country and loch-side accommodation - cottages, hotels, bed and breakfast, camping and hostels. Check out the abundance of things to see and places to visit in our area - there’s something exciting here to suit people from all walks of life and our events calendar is always full with a diverse range of events and festivals from Highland Games to music festivals.

Featured Accommodation

Inch Hotel

Hotel with 18 rooms,

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 Inchnacardoch Bay, we provide some of the best accommodation on Loch Ness.


Featured Accommodation

Achmony Holidays

VisitScotland 4 Star Self-cateringSelf-catering with 8 units, £465-£810 pupw sleeps 6

A select development of lodges set on birch studded hillside overlooking Loch Ness reached by a private access road for a perfect holiday.


Featured Visitor Attraction

Urquhart Castle

Discover 1,000 years of drama, experience a glimpse of medieval life and enjoy stunning views over Loch Ness.


See & Do

Climbing with Boots N Paddles
There's so much to see and do for visitors, the variety of active sports, nature and wildlife is immense. Historic and cultural venues are fascinating to explore.


Where to stay
Inverness is a city surrounded by spectacular Highland countryside, the great diversity of our accommodation sector reflects this.

What's On

What's on Inverness Loch Ness
There's always something going on in and around the Highland capital throughout the year from skiing to Highland games to music festivals.

Take a Cruise

Cruise on Loch Ness
One of the best ways of appreciating the wonders of Loch Ness is from the water. Cruises and boat trips operate all year, and every season has its special moments.

Take a Hike

Great Glen Way Walkers
Whatever your fitness and ability level you will find an abundance of walking in both town and country. With long distance and short trails to explore. 


Enjoy a family night out at Eden Court theatre or cinema in the heart of Inverness, there is plenty to do to liven your nights after a hard day in the hills perhaps.

Loch Ness is an amazing holiday destination

Loch Ness

Loch Ness, close to the Highland city of Inverness is one of the most popular UK holiday destinations. We offer a wide selection of quality accommodation from both city and country - cottages, hotels, bed and breakfast, camping, you can even hire a castle! There's lots of things to see and do to make a great family holiday - castle visits, golf, fishing, hiking and activity holidays all in one fabulous destination. Inverness is a city oasis surrounded by the most magnificent Highland countryside of Lochs, heather moors and hills. The central location of Loch Ness makes it the perfect destination for holidays in the Scottish Highlands. At the Loch itself, of course, there's always a chance to glimpse 'Nessie', the world-famous Loch Ness Monster. Inverness is enviously served with first class transport links from the UK and the continent and an ideal destination for corporate functions and business conferences.

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