At the Hotel Station Hotel, guests can enjoy family-run accommodation in the tranquil Moray Firth fishing village of Avoch, near Inverness. There is free Wi-Fi throughout. Travel cots and a lock-up facility for bicycles are available.
The majority of rooms have an en suite bathroom. All rooms are newly refurbished, featuring flat-screen TV and tea and coffee-making facilities. The Hotel Station Hotel offers family, twin and double rooms.
There’s free parking and guests can enjoy amenities including a bar, lounge, restaurant, beer garden and picnic area.
The hotel restaurant prides itself on using local ingredients to offer a range of pub and bistro-style dishes plus various breakfast options. Packed lunches are available on request.
Nearby, wildlife enthusiasts can try dolphin spotting along the Moray Firth. Vibrant Inverness with its shops, restaurants and attractions is about 20-minutes from the hotel by car. Buses to the city stop outside the hotel.
Evening meals and breakfasts served in the restaurant have attracted plenty of positive remarks from reviewers. If you have a big appetite take note – portion sizes are said to be generous. The range of local ales and malt whiskies available in the hotel bar also won praise.
Clean, modern rooms.
The Station Hotel’s current owners have refurbished all eight rooms since it changed hands in 2011. Visitors have generally found the rooms to be clean, comfortable and well-appointed with modern furnishings and decoration.
Peaceful and quiet village location.
Just a two-minute walk from the hotel you can find the centre of picturesque Avoch village with its beach and harbour. Many guests have reported enjoying a quiet stay in the peaceful surroundings of the Black Isle, away from the hustle and bustle of Inverness.
Bed reports vary.
Many guests described sleeping well at the hotel, but there were a couple of grumbles suggesting some of the beds could have been more comfortable. It is worth noting that there are also plenty of reviews describing the beds as being comfortable, perhaps showing that it can be a matter of personal taste.
Free Wi-Fi can be patchy.
While not a widely encountered problem, from time to time there have been guest reports of problems accessing the free Wi-Fi in the hotel. These varied from to speed and signal issues to not being able to detect the network at all. However, many guests reported no problems with connecting to the Internet.
Traffic can disturb light sleepers.
A few guests have recommended light sleepers to avoid rooms beside the main road leading to the village due to occasional traffic noise in the mornings. However, in rural Scotland you are unlikely to be routinely disturbed by it.
PC with internet
WiFi in public areas
Bathtub (upon inquiry)
Free WiFi (rooms)
Arrival / Departure
Check in: 13:00
Check out: 11:00
Bridge Street , IV9 8PP , Inverness , United Kingdom Telephone: +44(1381)620246 | Official Homepage