ACCOMMODATION ON YOUR 3-DAY ISLE OF SKYE, INVERNESS & HIGHLANDS TOUR

Stay 2 nights in Inverness

If you take part in our wonderful 3-Day Isle of Skye, Inverness & Highlands Tour, you can choose from either Bed & Breakfast (Guesthouse), Hotel or Youth Hostel/Backpacker style accommodation for your 2 nights in Inverness. Your accommodation in Inverness is not included in the price of your tour, but you can select your accommodation preferences from the options below at the time of booking and we will book it on your behalf. You’ll pay for your accommodation directly to the accommodation provider on arrival. If you book your accommodation through ‘The Hairy Coo’ we will drop you off and pick you up from there at the end and beginning of each day. 

We’ve teamed up with some of the BEST accommodation providers in Inverness to suit ALL BUDGETS. From funky Backpacker Hostels operated by the local Craft Brewery, to traditional Bed &Breakfasts in elegant Victorian houses by the River Ness, to luxurious and modern city centre Hotels with en-suite rooms and on-site bars! We’re able to cater for all your accommodation needs, finding you the best accommodation in town, regardless of your budget. You are also more the welcome to book your own accommodation, after all this is YOUR holiday. Read on for further details… 


Please note that accommodation prices fluctuate due season, demand and time of booking. We’ve outlined below what prices you can expect to pay if you  book your accommodation through The Hairy Coo. 

Backpackers/Youth Hostel: Dorm Bed (1 person)

£18 to £28 per bed per night – dependent on season

Mixed sex dormitory room. 4-8 beds per room. Shared bathrooms. Breakfast is not included in the price, but most hostels will offer a continental breakfast for a small additional fee. Towels are not provided, but can be hired at reception. The hostel will have a communal kitchen/dining area where you can prepare and eat an evening meal.

Bed & Breakfast/Guesthouse: Double/Twin Room with breakfast (max 2 people)

  • November – February (low season) – £75-£85 per room per night  
  • March – May (mid season) – £80-£90 per room per night
  • June – August (high season) – £90-£100 per room per night
  • September – October (mid season) – £80-£90 per room per night

Breakfast is included in the rate and will be a combination of a traditional, cooked “Scottish Breakfast”, as well as cereal, fruits, juices and tea & coffee.  Most B&B/Guesthouse Rooms are en-suite, with a your own private bathroom attached to the room. Where this is not the case, there is a private bathroom adjacent to the room. Towels will be provided and most rooms have  TV, tea & coffee making facilities.

Bed & Breakfast/Guesthouse: Single Room with breakfast (max 1 person)

  • November – February (low season) – £40-50 per room per night  
  • March – May (mid season) – £50-65 per room per night
  • June – August (high season) – £55-£80 per room per night
  • September – October (mid season) – £50-65 per room per night

Breakfast is included in the rate and will be a combination of a traditional, cooked “Scottish Breakfast”, as well as cereal, fruits, juices and tea & coffee.  Most B&B/Guesthouse Rooms are en-suite, with a your own private bathroom attached to the room. Where this is not the case, there is a private bathroom adjacent to the room. Towels will be provided and most rooms have  TV, tea & coffee making facilities.

Bed & Breakfast/Guesthouse: Family Room For 4 (2 Adults + up to 2 Children)

  • November – February (low season) – £90-£110 per room per night  
  • March – May (mid season) – £100-£120 per room per night
  • June – August (high season) – £120-£140 per room per night
  • September – October (mid season) – £100-£120 per room per night

Triple Rooms for 3 Adults are also available at the same rate.

Breakfast is included in the rate and will be a combination of a traditional, cooked “Scottish Breakfast”, as well as cereal, fruits, juices and tea & coffee.  Most B&B/Guesthouse Rooms are en-suite, with a your own private bathroom attached to the room. Where this is not the case, there is a private bathroom adjacent to the room. Towels will be provided and most rooms have  TV, tea & coffee making facilities.

Hotel: Double/Twin-Room (max 2 people)

  • October – February (low season) – £95-115 per room per night
  • March – May (mid season) – £105-125 per room per night
  • June – September (high season) – Take advantage of our EXCLUSIVE Hairy Coo 15% DISCOUNT with Pentahotel, Inverness. You are guaranteed to SAVE 15% on advertised rates during this peak season period.

Our preferred hotel in Inverness is Pentahotel on Academy Street. We’ve teamed up with them to offer our guests exclusive discounts, so that you’ll never find their rooms cheaper online. En-suite Rooms (and beds) are BIG, comfortable, spotlessly clean and offer fantastic in-room entertainment with Free WIFI and wide-screen TVs to kick back with a movie! An extensive breakfast is included in the rate.

Hotel: Single Room (max 1 people)

  • October – February (low season) – £80-100 per room per night  
  • March – May (mid season) – £90-110 per room per night
  • June – September (high season) – Take advantage of our EXCLUSIVE Hairy Coo 15% DISCOUNT with Pentahotel, Inverness. You are guaranteed to SAVE 15% on advertised rates during this peak season period.

Our preferred hotel in Inverness is Pentahotel on Academy Street. We’ve teamed up with them to offer our guests exclusive discounts, so that you’ll never find their rooms cheaper online. En-suite Rooms (and beds) are BIG, comfortable, spotlessly clean and offer fantastic in-room entertainment with Free WIFI and wide-screen TVs to kick back with a movie! An extensive breakfast is included in the rate.

Please note that your first choice of accommodation may not be available. In this case, you will be contacted by a member of our Reservations team to discuss your options.

 

WANT TO BOOK YOUR OWN ACCOMMODATION IN INVERNESS?

You are welcome to book your own accommodation in Inverness. Simply select “I WANT TO BOOK MY OWN ACCOMMODATION” during the booking process. We ask that you email us at your earliest opportunity to advise the name of your accommodation so we have this on record.

If you choose to book your own accommodation, your Driver/Guide will drop you off and pick you up each day from the designated meeting point, located at the Bus Stop/Stand in front of: ‘Aspendos Mediterranean Restaurant’, 26 Queensgate, Inverness, IV1 1DJ. On the morning of Day 2, please arrive at the meeting point no later than 7:50am. Your Driver/Guide will advise the meeting time on the morning of Day 3 as this is variable.

PLEASE NOTE: If, during the booking process, you select that you wish the Hairy Coo team to book your accommodation during the 3-Day tour. We always strive to book the best accommodation, within your price range, that is available in Inverness on the dates of your tour. Accommodation within the Scottish Highlands is limited, and Hotels in Inverness (and elsewhere in the Highlands) may differ in standard to those which you are used to in Edinburgh, London or abroad, however they are very nice and centrally located. They will also offer such services as an on-site bar and restaurant. Bed & Breakfasts/Guesthouses are traditionally large family homes, with extra bedrooms which are let out to guests. Some have en-suites, but this cannot be guaranteed. Bed & Breakfasts/Guesthouses booked through ourselves will be within 1.5 miles of the city centre. Mixed Hostel dorm beds – if you select a hostel dorm bed through ourselves, we will book you into a city centre hostel. Dorm sizes will average 8 beds.

Luggage Restrictions 

We expect everyone to bring one larger piece of luggage (a suitcase or backpack) which we will put in the hold of the bus during transit. This can weigh up to 15kgs. (We understand dimensions vary). Of course, you are also welcome to bring a small ‘carry on’ backpack/handbag which you can take on to the bus with you and keep in the storage shelves during transit.