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Overview of Black Friars

VIP Access

Black Friars

4.0 star property

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
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93-95 Academy St, Inverness, Scotland, IV1 1LX

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationInverness Castle8 min walk
  • Popular LocationInverness Cathedral11 min walk
  • Popular LocationEden Court Theatre14 min walk
  • AirportInverness (INV)18 min drive

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About this area

Inverness

Black Friars is located in Inverness City Centre, a neighborhood in Inverness. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Merkinch Local Nature Reserve and Bellfield Park, while Inverness Museum and Art Gallery and Eden Court Theatre are cultural highlights. Inverness Botanic Gardens and Wildwoodz Paintball and Lasertag Park are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Merkinch Local Nature Reserve - 6 min walk
  • Inverness Museum and Art Gallery - 6 min walk
  • Inverness Castle - 8 min walk
  • Inverness Cathedral - 11 min walk
  • Eden Court Theatre - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • Inverness Station - 6 min walk
  • Inverness (INV) - 18 min drive

Restaurants

  • Indian Ocean - 2 min walk
  • Rajah - 3 min walk
  • Hootananny - 3 min walk
  • Aspendos - 3 min walk
  • Artysans Café - 4 min walk

About this property

Black Friars

4-star Inverness bed & breakfast in Inverness City Centre with restaurant
This smoke-free bed & breakfast features a restaurant, a bar/lounge, and free WiFi in public areas.
Black Friars offers 9 accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels.

Bathrooms include designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Inverness bed & breakfast provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of We're Good To Go (UK)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • No onsite parking available
  • Offsite parking available (GBP 10 per night)

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–10:00 AM: GBP 12 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Family friendly

  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Local maps
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area
  • Soundproofing

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Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10:30 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of GBP 20 per pet, per stay
Welcoming dogs and cats only
1 per room
Pets cannot be left unattended
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation
Food and water bowls are available

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Fee for continental breakfast: GBP 12 per person (approximately)
  • Nearby parking fee: GBP 10 per night
  • Pet fee: GBP 20 per pet, per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
No onsite parking is available
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

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

Property is also known as

Black Friars Inverness
Black Friars Bed & breakfast
Black Friars Bed & breakfast Inverness

Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 74 out of 111 reviews
5 - Excellent 67%
Rating 4 - Good. 27 out of 111 reviews
4 - Good 24%
Rating 3 - Okay. 5 out of 111 reviews
3 - Okay 5%
Rating 2 - Poor. 5 out of 111 reviews
2 - Poor 5%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 111 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.4/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Lovely modernized room in the heart of Inverness.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Super location in the center of Inverness. Lovely staff and a great room. Ask for 203 or 105 no view but quiet. Breakfast was delicious as was our dinner one night.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Was a great place for family to stay.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean, convenient friendly , helpful staff
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
While conveniently located and reportedly renovated, carrying our luggage up steep stairs to a cramped room was not expected. The staff were all very friendly.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022