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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with restaurant and bars/lounges

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Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Restaurant
Laundry facilities

Location

Set in Fort Augustus, this family-friendly hotel is within 20 mi (32 km) of Urquhart Castle, Original Loch Ness Monster Visitor Centre and Loch Ness 2000 Exhibition Centre. Leanachan Forest and Loch Lochy are also within 32 miles (52 km).

Hotel features

This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, 3 bars/lounges and a coffee shop/café. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, coffee/tea in a common area, conference space and concierge services are on-site.

Room amenities

All 28 rooms feature modern comforts such as flat-screen TVs with digital channels, along with free WiFi. Other amenities available to guests include room service (during limited hours), premium bedding and coffee/tea makers.

Languages Spoken

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's 3 bars/lounges. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. This Victorian hotel also offers tour or ticket assistance, a garden and a picnic area. Concierge services and wedding services can be provided. Limited complimentary on-site parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

The Lovat, Loch Ness is a smoke-free property.

  • Picnic area 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Lift 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Conference space 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 2 
  • Restaurant 
  • Built in 1879 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Total number of rooms - 28 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Wedding services 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Garden 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Bulgarian
  • Dutch
  • French
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Lithuanian
  • Romanian
  • Russian
  • Swedish

Parking

Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Phone 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of bathrooms -  
  • Free newspaper 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 8:30 AM and 9:30 AM.

Brasserie – This brasserie serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snowboarding nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Waterskiing nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Personal motorised watercraft on site nearby 
  • Downhill skiing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Cross-country skiing nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 11 PM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM until 10 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
Guests planning to arrive outside of these hours must contact the hotel at least 24 hours prior to arrival to make check-in arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 25.00 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 6.5 per pet, per night.
  • 2 per room
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between GBP8.95 and GBP16.95 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: GBP6.5 per pet, per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP25.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Lovat Loch Ness Hotel
  • Lovat Hotel
  • Lovat Loch Ness
  • Lovat
  • The Lovat, Loch Ness Hotel Fort Augustus
  • The Lovat, Loch Ness Fort Augustus, Scotland

We should mention

Children aged 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Programme, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

National Rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.


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