Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa

Rated 8.1 in 2347 reviews. 102 rooms.


Best Western Inverness Hotel & Spa is located on the banks of the River Ness in Inverness City Centre. It is independently owned by Milton Hotels who are a family run hotel company with more than 40 years of trading in the Scottish Hotel business. We hope you will enjoy the Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel and find a warm and friendly city hotel with really great highland hospitality. We constantly work on the hotel and with the team to keep it upto date and looking good.

Opposite Inverness Castle, Best Western Palace Hotel & Spa is located on the banks of the River Ness. Only a 5-minute walk from Inverness city centre, this hotel offers a swimming pool, leisure club, spa and free WiFi, parking is also available.

Each en-suite room at this independently owned hotel has a flat-screen TV, radio and tea/coffee making facilities. All rooms also feature a private bathroom with a power shower and hairdryer. The accommodation is located in either Victorian properties or garden cottage. Some rooms overlook the castle and river.

Guests have free use of the Palace Leisure Club & Spa’s indoor pool, sauna, steam room and hot tub. Beauty treatments are available in Sleeping Beauty Spa, and there is a modern on-site gym.

The Brasserie offers informal lunch and evening meals, whilst restaurant Eight on the River offers evening dining and a hot and cold breakfast buffet. In the refurbished River View Lounge, you can enjoy afternoon tea, sit back and relax with your favourite coffee as we We Proudly Serve Starbucks Coffee

The Palace is just a 3-minute walk from riverside restaurants and bars and a 12-minute walk to the train station. The world famous Loch Ness is just a 15-minute drive from the hotel.

Spa Facilities

  • Body scrub
  • Body wrap
  • Spa facilities
  • Steam room
  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Back massage
  • Neck massage
  • Foot massage
  • Head massage
  • Hand massage
  • Full body massage
  • Fitness
  • Personal trainer
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Fitness centre
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Indoor pool
  • Indoor pool (all year)
  • Heated pool
  • Beauty Services
  • Facial treatments
  • Waxing services
  • Make up services
  • Manicure
  • Pedicure
  • Body treatments

Available Rooms

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Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa

  1. Rocpool Restaurant

    Great food. shame they had to push the wine so much.

    69 m from hotel
    1 Ness Walk

  2. The Kitchen Brasserie

    2 course early evening £11.95, or lunch £7.95 - excellent value!

    152 m from hotel
    15 Huntly Street

  3. Cafe 1

    Grab a 2 course early bird lunch special Monday through Friday from noon–6:30 for £12.50. All the lamb, beef and pork on the menu is sourced from the family croft. Other ingredients sourced locally.

    212 m from hotel
    66-78 B862

  4. The Castle Tavern

    Best pub in Inverness. Fine real ales, friendly staff, brilliant view. Highly recommended

    222 m from hotel
    1 View Place

  5. The Mustard Seed

    Very nice place, with the early evening menu you can get 2 courses for 10.95. It's applied until 7pm.

    296 m from hotel
    16 Fraser St

  6. Blend

    The food and atmosphere is Amazing, reasonable prices and Free WiFi, plug socket to charge your phone and always a soup of the day. And their Club Roma bagels are out of this world

    320 m from hotel
    9-10 Drummond St

  7. Hootananny

    Every Saturday a ceilidh from 2.30 PM till 4.30 PM!

    334 m from hotel
    67 Church St.

  8. Eden Court

    watch out for the hidden power outlets available at each booth!

    363 m from hotel
    Bishop street

  9. Black Isle Bar

    I love it here. The barmaid just made my friend a hot toddy. Amazing staff and great beer.

    370 m from hotel
    68 Church St

  10. Leakey's Bookshop

    What makes this the best used bookstore in the world: haphazard shelving, an entire "miscellaneous" area that is my personal vice & salvation combined, the café, the stove ... & it's an old church.

    471 m from hotel
    Church Street

  11. Velocity Cafe and Bicycle Workshop

    The homemade soups are excellent!

    0.6 km from hotel
    1 Crown Ave.

  12. Ness Islands

    Love it here! So much positivity! Just avoid the doggers...

    1.2 km from hotel
    river ness