Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa

8 Ness WalkIV3 5NGInvernessUnited Kingdom
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About Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa

Situated on the river and in the Scottish Highlands, Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa combines scenic locales with relaxing accommodations. Pamper yourself at the spa or enjoy local activities like Inverness Castle or lovely Loch Ness.

Guests of the hotel can relax in their comfy rooms with en-suite bathroom, television, hairdryer, tea/coffee maker and a river view (by request).

While staying next to the River Ness, visitors can take advantage of the fitness centre, full spa, indoor pool, laundry service, 24 hour reception, as well as complimentary Wi-Fi. Guest parking is available at a fee.

Weary travellers can sit down for drinks, a light lunch or a hearty dinner at The Brasserie Restaurant and Lounge. A varied hot and cold Scottish breakfast is also served each morning at a fee.

From Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa, guests can drive 25 minutes to Cairngorms National Park, explore dining and shopping along the River Ness or walk across the street to the Castle Gallery.


8 Ness Walk, IV3 5NG, Inverness, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1463223243 | Fax: +44 1463236865 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour room service
  • 24-hour reception
  • Car park
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Laundry service
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Porter service
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Wellness centre / Spa
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Beauty salon
  • Body treatments
  • Massage
  • Sauna
  • Steam room


  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible paths / corridors
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby cot

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Indulge yourself on holiday

After a long day of sightseeing or business meetings, Best Western Inverness Palace & Spa lets you wind down in style. Wash away the day with a full service spa and wellness centre at your disposal, including a Turkish bath, massage parlour, sauna, indoor pool and lounge.

Explore the city, the coast or the Highlands

Charming Inverness rests near the coast, on the river, near Loch Ness and the magical Scottish Highlands Diverse restaurants and activities abound, so guests of the hotel won’t have any trouble finding something enjoyable to keep themselves occupied.

Scenic overlooks of the river and the castle

From the hotel, guests are within arm’s reach of the River Ness and Inverness Castle You can bask in the cool depths of the river or wake to a majestic Scottish castle each day Just be sure to request a room with your preferred view (for a little extra).

Negative Reviews

Rooms may be a little run down

Despite otherwise solid reviews in general, some visitors to Best Western Inverness Palace & Spa have found the rooms to be a little worn out, the fixtures less than modern and the ornamentation a little on the tired side.

Bumps, thumps and shindigs seep through the walls

Rooms at the hotel are spacious and very comfortable for the most part, but some lodgers have voiced concerns about the poor soundproofing, which allowed noise from other guests and out-of-doors interrupt their beauty sleep Light sleepers and others may wish to bring sound-blocking apparel with them.

Climate control issues might cool you on the hotel

Some of the hotel’s guests noted issues with the heating and air conditioning malfunctioning As a result, they either ended up frying or freezing in their rooms If any of these problems plague your stay, please alert the amiable staff, who will attempt to fix the problem.

Rating Overview

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8.3 out of 10 based on 1203 reviews