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Location

Located in the heart of Inverness, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of St Andrew's Cathedral, Inverness Castle, and Bellfield Park. Inverness Visit Scotland Information Centre and Inverness Museum and Art Gallery are also within 10 minutes.

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a snack bar/deli. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include 24-hour room service, concierge services, and dry cleaning.

Room Amenities

All 11 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Guests can enjoy deep soaking tubs, and other standard amenities include DVD players, minibars, and flat-screen TVs.

Rocpool Reserve Hotel & Chez Roux Restaurant ratings based on 35 Verified Reviews

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4.6 out of 5
91% of guests recommend
4.9 Room cleanliness
4.9 Service & staff
4.7 Room comfort
4.7 Hotel condition
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No views from rooms

3 out of 5
by from Edinburgh
Posted Jan 30, 2017
Pros: Food and Service in Chez Rouz was impeccable.
Cons: As a boutique hotel perhaps a few more personal touches , shortbread and drink upon arrival ? Stairs/Step in room 11 an issue !
Location: Very good location, I knew this as I am originally from Inverness. It is very convenient for river walks , Castle and the town shopping facilities.
We expected a large room and to be fair it was large enough but rather oddly laid out. The bathroom shower / was excellent but there was an awkward stair and worse a semi concealed step from the sleeping area to the entrance/bathroom. My wife pointed this out to the hotel manager who showed us to her room. I thought she was having a bit of a winge at the time, but during the night in the dark this "step" caught me out and I have changed my mind, I think this is possibly dangerous. Apparently only one room has a river view, ours looked straight into high wall no more than 3 feet way, which gave the room a bit of a dungeon feel. Positives, the Hotel is in a very good location, for walking to town. The food and service in Chez Rouz was flawless !
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An excellent recipe.

5 out of 5
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Posted Nov 20, 2016
Pros: From the warm welcome upon arrival to the friendliness of the cleaners. The service was professional, relaxed, appeared effortless yet was unobtrusive
Cons: We are not a big fan of glass bathroom doors. Tree views over The Ness need to be trimmed.
Location: Easy to park. Ideal location for a quick walk around Inverness, a bit of shopping, the Castle and alongside the River Ness.
Take one grumpy, overworked and stressed middle aged Birthday boy, soak him in the relaxed ambiance and luxury of the Rocpool Reserve Hotel for 48 hours, feed him well (don't skip the cheese board) and observe an amazing transformation.
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Delightful

5 out of 5
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Posted Sep 14, 2016
Excellent attention from the staff, fine restaurant and quiet location close to the city center
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Luxury In The Middle Of The City!

5 out of 5
by from Midwest USA
Posted Sep 12, 2016
Boutique luxury but cozy hotel with just 11 rooms and a professional, dedicated and wonderful staff that makes you feel like you are the only guests present! Beautifully appointed and spacious rooms with every amenity and within walking distance of downtown Inverness, plus free parking if needed. The on site restaurant Chez Roux is one of the finest in Inverness but staff will also help recommend others as well. Offers breakfast, lunch, dinner and room service with a full bar as well. We had an issue over a lost cell phone and staff spent hours with us helping to retrieve the phone! Would highly recommend.
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Nice place with excellent staff

4 out of 5
by from New Jersey
Posted Sep 4, 2016
Pros: Staff were great - quiet setting - easy to walk to town - food was great
Cons: we had a little trouble with the air conditioning...surprised that given the level of the hotel there were some areas that needed the paint touched up
Location: very close to shopping and restaurants
Staff made you feel welcome from the moment you arrived and throughout your stay. Nice quiet rooms - thought it was a bit expensive for what you got...
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Great stay!

4 out of 5
by from Washington, DC
Posted Jul 28, 2016
Pros: Location, parking, restaurants
Location: Culloden battle site, Clava cairns
We had a great two night stay in Room 6. The room was very clean, quiet and comfortable. The bathroom has an excellent separate shower, as well as a nice fan as well to decrease humidity after showers – a rarity in Europe! The room also has its own air conditioning unit and internet repeater. The hotel offers great breakfasts, with really excellent croissants. We also had a great meal in the bar the first evening of our stay. It is a short and scenic walk into the main area of Inverness from the hotel. The hotel also has a nice sized parking lot. The only real “complaint” that we may have had is that the glass door insert on bathroom is unusual. It means that you have very little privacy, and can look out of the room’s main window while sitting on the toilet, even with the bathroom door closed!
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Pleasant Surprise

5 out of 5
by from San Francisco
Posted May 3, 2016
Came to the Rocpool after a week in Edinburgh at a so-called 5 star luxury hotel. Our expectations were not high as the hotel in Edinburgh was so disappointing (reminded us of Eastern block hotels in the '90s). We were pleasantly surprised by the Rocpool. It is truly a luxury boutique hotel. We had a 'Chic' room, which was beautiful. The room was spacious enough, bed was very comfortable and had an assortment of pillows, great bathroom and shower, wonderful room service breakfasts with beautiful presentation. The staff recommended good local restaurants and arranged for a driver who took us around for a day to local sights and a whisky distillery for tour and tasting. Best food of our entire stay in Scotland was at the Rocpool Restaurant (no relation) along the River Loch. You won't be disappointed!
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Weekend Away

5 out of 5
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Posted Nov 17, 2015
Amazing hotel, lovely staff, cocktails and food to die for
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A relaxing break

5 out of 5
by from Edinburgh
Posted Aug 17, 2015
Pros: Food was superb, bed was comfortable, facilities were excellent and it was only a short walk from the city centre.
Cons: Nothing at all.
Location: City centre is only a short walk away (5 mins). We also visited Lossie Beach (1 hour drive) and Loch Ness.
I booked the hotel after reading good reviews and I have to say, they were most certainly merited. The room was very clean and had a homely but modern decor. The bed itself was extremely comfortable and the bathroom with four piece suite, including a massive, double, walk-in shower was fantastic. One evening, we decided to dine in the hotel and we were most certainly not disappointed. The sea bream was particularly good. However, despite the facilities being outstanding, the service was even better. There was always someone there to greet you when you entered the building and conversation was very natural. It did not feel at all forced and you felt that there was a genuine interest in the customer. I'd most certainly recommend the hotel to others. I expected it to be good but it was even better than I had anticipated.
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Very comfortable hotel and great food

3 out of 5
by from New York, NY
Posted Aug 5, 2015
The rooms were very comfortable and clean, spa-like almost. The restaurant had very good food and presentation. A short walk down the hill to the town/River. The only negative was that my late request for 2 beds to accommodate a traveling companion was not accommodated the first night OR, less understandably, the last night - over a week later. There were several "miscommunications" with the staff.
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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a snack bar/deli. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This luxury hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, concierge services, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Limo/town car service and wedding services can be provided. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Rocpool Reserve Hotel & Chez Roux Restaurant is a smoke-free property.

  • Bar/lounge 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 11 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free self parking 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Television in common areas 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Video-game console 
  • DVD player 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Room service (24 hours) 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge.

Chez Roux - This fine-dining restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

  • Golfing nearby 

Accessibility

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

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 7 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 85 per night.

Pets

  • Pets stay free

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.

Pets allowed (no fees)

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 20 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 85 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

One child 7 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.