Loch Ness Highland Cottages offer superior and traditional self-catering accommodation near the shores of Loch Ness. Loch Ness Country Lodge (superior accommodation with loch view) and Loch Ness Forest Lodge. (traditional accommodation with mountain view). Nestled at the edge of the forest they are only a 1 minute walk to this wonderfully mysterious and spiritual loch.
Behind the lodges lies the Great Glen Way which runs from the west coast to the east coast, some 75 miles long. The surrounding area is ideal for families, cyclists, walkers, foragers, pets (Loch Ness Forest Lodge only) and those interested in nature. The wildlife is amazing and you might be lucky enough to see squirrels, deer, wild boar, slow-worms, buzzards, pine-marten, osprey and many other varieties of birds.
Both lodges sleep up to 6 people and come fully equipped with kitchen, flat screen TV/freesat, dining table and chairs. Tea and coffee is available after your long drive and if you are staying for longer than 1 night you have the option to use the log burner (extra charges apply for logs, kindling, etc)
At or around our location you can enjoy a wealth of activities
. We are only a 20 minute drive from Urquhart Castle and the Loch Ness Exhibition centre. The Isle of Skye is only 1 hour away and you can stop at one of Scotland's most popular castles, Eileen Donan on the way. The capital of the Scottish Highlands, Inverness, is only 40 mins drive away. During the winter season you can ski or snowboard on the Nevis range which is only a 35 minute drive away.
Scotland is a photographer's dream with its majestic mountains, wonderful lochs and great glens so don't forget your camera.
Regarding food, there are a couple of great restaurants serving the very best of Scottish cuisine only a few minutes drive from us.
A little bit more about Loch Ness Highland Cottages and our location?
Well, we are remote enough for nature lovers yet only a few minutes drive to all the amenities that you might need such as pubs, restaurants, post office, petrol station. You can park your car (free parking) and enjoy walking, cycling, climbing from our location. Children and pets will love the forest walks. Each lodge has either an outdoor picnic table or garden table and chairs. And, there is a barbeque free to use and free
We are 3.5 miles north of Fort Augustus on the A82 road. You will see our white sign on the left hand side of the road. Or, if coming from the north we are 2 miles from Invermoriston.