Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly Fort Augustus hotel in Loch Ness with 2 restaurants

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)

Location

Located in Fort Augustus, this family-friendly hotel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Benedictine Abbey, and within 20 mi (32 km) of Original Loch Ness Monster Visitor Centre and Loch Ness 2000 Exhibition Centre. Urquhart Castle and Commando Memorial are also within 25 mi (40 km).

2 restaurants, 3 bars/lounges, and a coffee shop/café are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, coffee/tea in a common area, conference rooms, and concierge services are onsite.

Hotel Features

Room Amenities

All 28 rooms feature modern comforts like flat-screen TVs with digital channels, along with free WiFi. Other amenities available to guests include room service, premium bedding, and coffee makers.

The Lovat, Loch Ness

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of hotel's 3 bars/lounges. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. This Victorian hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, a garden, and a picnic area. Concierge services and wedding services can be provided. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

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

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

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 high-speed Internet

Parking

Free self parking

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 
  • 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

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

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

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

Nearby Things to Do

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

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

Accessibility

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

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

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 - 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 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 at 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 time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 6.95 and GBP 16.95 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: GBP 6.5 per pet, per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 25.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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

We should mention

Children 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 Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, 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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