We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
09/04/2017 10/04/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Melrose Villa

    35 Kenneth Street, Inverness, Scotland
    Save
    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (36)
    Room & Suite (11)
    Hotel & Grounds (3)
    Overview

    • Excellent23%
    • Very good19%
    • Average17%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible26%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    3 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Rooms
    09/04/2017 10/04/2017
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    We’re sorry, there are no available rooms for this property on TripAdvisor. Please change dates or see offers from our partners.
    We’re sorry, there are no available rooms for this property on TripAdvisor. Please change dates or view all Inverness hotels with availability.
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    09/04/2017 10/04/2017
    Show Room Prices
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "d2bbccd725e743ffb94bc3085b9803a5", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1493450,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":9,"month":4,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":10,"month":4,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"d2bbccd725e743ffb94bc3085b9803a5","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Melrose Villa","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImQyYmJjY2Q3MjVlNzQzZmZiOTRiYzMwODViOTgwM2E1IiwiQUlLIjoiNjAzOTkzMjgyYTYyNDEyNjg0NWNkOTA4ZDU5ZjkxZWMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "09/04/2017", "checkOut": "10/04/2017", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","bed_config":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__bed_config","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/hotels\/sherpa-TA.png\"\/>"}
    {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    All reviews bed was comfortable train station wonderful host minute walk kenny
    Reviewed 11 September 2016

    No doubt the rooms could use a facelift but they were clean and the bed was comfortable. If you're using the room to shower and sleep, it's more than adequate. If you need to do business, it's small and cramped. Ken, the owner, will do...More

    Helpful?
    Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

    Located on a busy main road with easy access to the centre of Inverness. The b&b is ample for one night but I wouldn't have spent longer there. The rooms are very small and not worth the £85 we were charged. The biggest plus point...More

    Helpful?
    A TripAdvisor Member
    7 reviews
    Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

    Room was dirty and covered in a layer of dust. Need a science degree and a pole to close the window. Shower had green and black mound in it. He left sweets for us and they had melted to the tray.... How long had they...More

    Helpful?
    Reviewed 26 August 2016

    Stayed at Melrose Villa for 2 nights on our travels around Scotland. The owner accommodated us on the first morning with an early breakfast as we had to head out earlier than the normal breakfast time. He was very helpful with recommendations of bars, restaurants...More

    Helpful?
    Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

    Ken was absolutely lovely even though we were running very late to arrival. Rooms were very clean, breakfast variety was excellent and ken is delightfully friendly. Very easy to find and close to the city centre I would highly recommend to anybody :)

    Helpful?
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    Photos
    Traveller (36)
    Room & Suite (11)
    Hotel & Grounds (3)
    Bathroom (2)
    Nearby
    Nearby Restaurants
    Rocpool Restaurant
    1,463 reviews
    .27 km away
    River House Restaurant
    605 reviews
    .22 km away
    Urquhart's Restaurant
    560 reviews
    .21 km away
    Mustard Seed Restaurant
    2,891 reviews
    .34 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    River Ness
    1,587 reviews
    .28 km away
    Inverness Museum and Art Gallery
    340 reviews
    .41 km away
    Inverness Cathedral
    288 reviews
    .36 km away
    Greig Street Bridge
    153 reviews
    .27 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Melrose Villa staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "Very noisy rooms to the front but to be honest just go elsewhere - the B&B is horrendous!"
    Hebrideangirl, over a year agoRead review
    "Everything Excellent"
    Darren H, over a year agoRead review
    "Stay somewhere else!"
    699Mac, over a year agoRead review
    "Take a hostle"
    roger c, over a year agoRead review
    "The room with the Jack Vettriano painting in the reviews is where I stayed and it's lovely!"
    Alexander M, over a year agoRead review
    "Do not stay here"
    Colleen L, over a year agoRead review
    "Never go ther place. It is a very bad place . The owner is terrible with his own rules and regulations. Never..."
    SGoaP, over a year agoRead review
    "Single room was small, but perfect for a solo traveller."
    Steve K, over a year agoRead review
    "Busy road to the front, so a room to the rear is advisable if you're a light sleeper."
    Scotfree53, over a year agoRead review
    "Read all the reviews first so this can give you a better idea of the place."
    Ana Maria O, over a year agoRead review
    Similar nearby hotels
    Hawthorn Lodge Guest House
    Waverley Guest House
    Inchrye Bed & Breakfast
    Glen Mhor Hotel & Apartments