Built in 1890 and renovated in 2008, this city hotel has retained its Victorian style and comprises a total of 30 rooms spread over 2 buildings and 3 floors. The inviting lobby offers guests a 24-hour reception desk. Further facilities include a Piano Bar with live music every Friday and Saturday nights and 2 restaurants. Abstract is a modern French restaurant using only fresh Scottish produce. It is open for dinner Tuesday through Saturday. Contrast is a friendly and relaxed brasserie with an outstanding view over the River Ness. Additionally, there is wifi Internet access in all the bedrooms and all the public areas.Check-in is at 15:00 h and check-out is at 12:00 h.The hotel has bedrooms separated in 2 stylish but very different buildings. All rooms feature en suite bathrooms with either a shower or bath. Further fittings include a direct dial telephone, TV and wifi Internet access. Standard bedrooms are located in the main building. Executive bedrooms have all recently been renovated and are located in the building next the main hotel. All superior bedrooms have a river view.
Coming from the north, cross the Kessock Bridge and at the roundabout, take the 3rd exit, which heads onto the dual carriageway. Continue along here, Longman Road, to a smaller roundabout and then take the 2nd exit, which leads to another small roundabout. Once again, take the 2nd exit, which leads to the final roundabout. Take the 1st exit onto Chapel St. Continue in the right-hand lane and at the traffic lights, turn right to the River Ness, Bank St. At the crossroads, Johnny Foxes Pub will be on the left. Stay in the left lane and go straight across, take the next road on the right following the river. The hotel can be found on the left hand side approx 150 metres along this road.