The Perfect Romantic Highland Getaway

Romantic Places to Stay in the Scottish Highlands

We can offer a whole host of different romantic holidays here in Inverness and Loch Ness. From cosy get aways with a crackling log fire for you to both snuggle up with a glass of your favourite tipple to an intimate fine dining experiences in a stunning romantic setting.

Rural log cabins with out door hot tubs perfect for stargazing the Highland skies, and to complete the romantic scenario, you get a glimpse of the Northern Lights. 

What ever is your idea of romance you will definitely find it here! Lets look at some romantic options for Valentines Day and beyond!

Valentines Day in the Scottish Highlands

So, why not do something romantic this Valentine’s day? Whisk your partner away to the spectacular Scottish Highlands!

We have the perfect landscapes, accommodation, restaurants and activities, everyone’s idea of a romantic holidays in Scotland is different. But there’s something for every couple here in the Highlands!

How about a ready made Valentines deal to take away the stress of organising something for yourself...

How about Dinner, Bed and Breakfast in Picturesque Fort Augustus? The Lovat has the perfect deal for you!

Or a luxury 2 night break with prosecco and chocolates? The Kingsmills hotel has you covered with their Valentines Offer!

Romantic rural retreat

Lets set the scene, a secluded cabin nestled in the serene beauty of the Scottish Highlands, with just the sounds of nature and stunning scenery, A getaway ideal for those who crave a peaceful and intimate setting to reconnect with each other.

Picture yourselves sipping hot cocoa by the fire or a warming dram of Whisky, wrapped in a blanket, as you share stories or simply enjoy the tranquility.

How about these for some cozy cabin options in Inverness and Loch Ness

Eagle Brae - nestled on a remote hillside near Inverness.

Wildside Lodges - Relax in with a glass of bubbles in some bubbles, cabins with hot tubs in a rural setting.

Kiltarlity Lodges - nestled among mature silver birches, conveniently located to explore the local area.

Moniac Lodges - Comfortable riverside lodges near beauly.

Ancarraig Lodges - Cosy cabins above the hills of Loch Ness.



Starry eyed romantics

Stargazing in the Scottish Highlands can be the most magical experience. With minimal light pollution, the surrounding rural locations of Inverness and Loch Ness offer some of the best night skies for observing constellations, the Milky Way, and if you are really lucky the Northern lights.

Imagine an evening under the vast, starlit sky, holding hands in search of shooting stars, maybe a picnic and a glass of something bubbly.... or warm depending on the time of year! This special intimate moment combined with the mystical backdrop of the Highlands, creates a truly unforgettable romantic experience.

Romantic activities

Embrace the rich culture of Scotland with many romantic activities on offer.

A whisky tasting journey is an experience perfect for couples who appreciate the finer things in life. The warm, welcoming atmosphere of the distilleries, coupled with the exquisite taste of the whiskies, makes for a delightful and romantic day out. Uilebheist Distillery and Brewery is right on the riverside, centrally located in Inverness or The Singleton Glen Ord distillery is set in a beautiful rural setting a few miles our of Inverness, with daily tours and delicious food platters to accompany your drams.

For outdoor adventure lovers, how about a kayak or canoe on the magical Loch Ness. Take in the wonderful landscapes and nature together, create a day to remember on the mystical waters, Nessie may even pop up to photo bomb your romantics selfie! In Your element or Highland Experiences both offer these experiences.

For couples who love to relax, how about a spa day, you can unwind with a couples' massages and rejuvenating treatments. Some offers include a delicious lunch or you can combine it with a night in a hotel and a romantic dinner for two..... maybe a few cocktails! The Palace Hotel and The Kingsmills hotel both have Spa and leisure facilities available.

You will find accommodation options for all tastes and budgets, the perfect place to stay to begin your memorable trip. If you want to arrange a thoughtful gift in advance, call or email ahead to have champagne and chocolates, a candle lit dinner or a couple’s spa treatment already planned and waiting to surprise your partner on arrival.

To help you find the perfect accommodation option that is just right for you, take a look at our Accommodation page.