Self Catering

Choosing the perfect Self Catering accommodation in Inverness and Loch Ness

Self-catering accommodation in Inverness and Loch Ness offers the comfort and freedom of your own space. Imagine waking up in a cozy cottage or a modern apartment that feels like your personal sanctuary, your Home Away From Home.
Many self-catering properties are nestled in picturesque spots, offering stunning views of Loch Ness or the rolling Highland landscapes, so during your stay it's like having your own slice of paradise.

Enjoy the privacy and flexibility of your own space, self-catering properties come in various sizes, making them suitable for couples, families, and groups.

Ness Castle Lodges

With your own kitchen, you have the flexibility to cook your favourite meals. Enjoy a leisurely breakfast before heading out to explore or whip up a hearty dinner with local ingredients after a day of adventures. 

Although, we do highly recommend leaving the washing up to someone else and make sure to try out the amazing range of restaurants, cafes and bars too!
Self-catering accommodation can be a budget friendly option, it often provides better value for money for families or larger groups. 

Top 5 Tips for Choosing Self-Catering Accommodation

Location Matters: Consider your itinerary and choose a location that suits your plans. Do you want to be close to the city center, or do you prefer a tranquil loch side retreat? 

Book direct: There are many good reasons for booking direct with an accommodation. Firstly, you get to know the business owners or staff prior to your arrival, it cuts out the middle man if you use a third party booking service and means you have easier, direct contact should you have any questions or need to amend your stay. Many offer better prices if you book direct, it’s a great incentive and benefits you and the local business.

Book Early: Popular self-catering accommodations tend to get snapped up quickly and sometimes years in advance during peak season. To secure your ideal choice, make sure to book well in advance.

Amenities and Facilities: Review the amenities provided. Does it have the essentials you need, like a fully-equipped kitchen, Wi-Fi, and comfortable furnishings? Some properties may even offer additional perks like a private garden or hot tub. 

Ask Questions: Don't hesitate to reach out to the property owner or manager with any questions or special requests you may have. Their local knowledge can be invaluable in planning your stay.

So, whether you're seeking a romantic getaway, a family adventure, or a peaceful retreat, self-catering accommodation in Inverness and Loch Ness provides the perfect home base for your Scottish Highland journey. Start planning your escape and make memories that will last a lifetime! 

Self catering with hot tubs: Hot tubs have become a big trend in the world of self-catering accommodation, and we understand why, it's the perfect way to unwind. Can you imagine soaking in warm, bubbling waters in stunning natural surroundings, maybe stargazing a crystal clear night sky. A hot tub takes your stay to a whole new level of luxury and relaxation, and a great way to recharge your wellbeing during your Highland experience. 
Here are some options for hot tub stays in Inverness and Loch Ness

Wildside Lodges - Kiltarlity Lodges - Loch Ness Escapes



Pet Friendly 

Do you need a self catering that will lovingly welcome your furry family as well as yourself? It wouldn’t be a holiday without them coming along, right?

To view options for pet friendly self-catering accommodation you can use the pet friendly filter on the accommodation map or read our pet friendly accommodation page that lists the self-catering options around Inverness and Loch Ness.


Pinewood steading

Self-Catering Accommodation Locations

If the location of your self-catering accommodation is important to you and you wish to view all the choices on one map, click here to use our accommodation map filtered to just self-catering properties. This will help you discover where the properties are based around the area to complete your planning with ease.

Self Catering Properties