The centrally located Heathmount Hotel is 10 minutes’ walk from Inverness Castle, and offers Scottish whisky, Illy coffee and freshly mixed cocktails in its 2 contrasting bars. With free parking and WiFi, Heathmount Hotel also serves a high-quality restaurant menu, including a full range of breakfasts.
Each guest room includes a flat-screen TV, desk, iPod dock and tea and coffee facilities. Bathrooms have a bath or shower, with a hairdryer, bathrobes and luxury toiletries supplied.
A traditional Scottish breakfast is cooked to order, and there is also a buffet selection with fruit, yoghurt, cereals and porridge. A range of other cooked options including bacon and sausage rolls and croissants filled with scrambled eggs are also available.
The Heathmount restaurant offers dishes including Scottish beef and venison pie, and chicken stuffed with haggis in a whisky sauce. There are also vegetarian choices and a lunchtime menu including the popular macaroni cheese made with Orkney cheddar.
Inverness Train Station is within a 10-minute walk, as are the town’s museum and art gallery and Inverness Golf Club. The Eden Court Theatre is around 20 minutes away, on the opposite bank of the River Ness.