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:
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    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}

    Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa

    8 Ness Walk, Inverness IV3 5NG, Scotland
    Orbitz.comUS$156
    View Deal
    Savings alert: 17% below average rate
    Best prices for your stay
    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Lock in the lowest price from our partners
          US$156US$388
          View Deal
          Traveller (280)
          Room & Suite (198)
          Dining (50)
          Mid-range Pool Pets Allowed Free Parking
          Culloden House
          534 reviews
          #1 of 34 hotels in Inverness
           
          Premier Inn Inverness Centre (River Ness) Hotel
          1,547 reviews
          #2 of 34 hotels in Inverness
           
          Kingsmills Hotel
          1,650 reviews
          #8 of 34 hotels in Inverness
           
          Glen Mhor Hotel & Apartments
          1,267 reviews
          #23 of 34 hotels in Inverness
           
          Overview
          • Excellent43%
          • Very good35%
          • Average13%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible2%
          Travellers talk about
          “the river” (310 reviews)
          “valet service” (16 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Fitness centre
          Pets Allowed
          Spa
          Wheelchair Access
          Conference Facilities
          Dry Cleaning
          3.0 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          Culloden House
          534 reviews
          #1 of 34 hotels in Inverness
           
          Premier Inn Inverness Centre (River Ness) Hotel
          1,547 reviews
          #2 of 34 hotels in Inverness
           
          Kingsmills Hotel
          1,650 reviews
          #8 of 34 hotels in Inverness
           
          Glen Mhor Hotel & Apartments
          1,267 reviews
          #23 of 34 hotels in Inverness
           
          {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
          Rooms
          Jun 4Jun 5
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 13 partner sites to see rooms from US$156.
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Inverness hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"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": "0a043efee8034cc8ad823506bf9e0843", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":226384,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[53916460],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":4,"month":6,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":5,"month":6,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":156,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"0a043efee8034cc8ad823506bf9e0843","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":388,"lowestMetaPrice":156,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":388,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"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":388,"lowestMetaPrice":156,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":388,"hotelName":"Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjBhMDQzZWZlZTgwMzRjYzhhZDgyMzUwNmJmOWUwODQzIiwiQUlLIjoiMzEzNDlmNzhhMDI5NGJkOTlmMDI5MzYwYjdhOGQ0ZTcifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","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": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "04/06/2017", "checkOut": "05/06/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$156", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"78878401":"OrbitzEWS","109245814":"HotelsCom2IB","53916460":"TravelocityEWS","79430832":"CheapTicketsEWS","32621116":"Expedia"}, "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":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'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","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"},"moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"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\"\/>"}
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          we were only here for one night our room was in the new annex,when we checked in and were shown our room the painters were still painting away and i thought not a very good start the staff member showing us to our room did...More

          Helpful?
          Response from Della E, Operations Support Manager at Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa

          Dear robboaberdeen, Thank you ever so much for your time in posting your review. It's fantastic that you enjoyed the location we have, your meals and the spa. Also, that you found the team "first class" is great! I am sorry that you did not...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          Can't beat the location - right on the river, facing the castle in the heart of Inverness. The hotel has a large reception & lounge area at the front, offering plenty of amenities & places to sit & relax. The breakfast buffet is good -...More

          Helpful?
          Response from Della E, Operations Support Manager at Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa

          Dear Col777, Thank you for posting your review of your stay. The lounge and reception has just been completely refurbished so it's great to know you enjoyed the space. I am sorry about the light coming in, we will look at this with our maintenance...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          My family stayed here for 3 nights to visit Inverness and the area. The hotel staff made us feel like we were staying at a family house from the start. With 2 children under 3 years they were fantastic. Breakfast was brilliant, evening meals were...More

          Helpful?2  
          Response from Della E, Operations Support Manager at Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa

          Dear stuart_rutledge, Wow - thank you so much! What a brilliant review, we are absolutely delighted you had such a great time with us! You have encapsulated exactly how strive for all of our guests to feel, we are thrilled we were able to ensure...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          Although I was only here for a business meeting I was impressed by both the location of the hotel (on the banks of the River Ness) and the facilities- I didn't expect a swimming pool. Only downside was the staff were late in serving tea...More

          Helpful?1  
          Response from Della E, Operations Support Manager at Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa

          Dear UncleDads, Thank you for posting your review, I am so sorry we didn't provide your refreshments on time. I do understand the inconvenience having to chase something that's already been organised. It's great that you enjoyed the location we have and I hope you...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          This was a very nice hotel with a fabulous view of the river and the castle. Very comfortable and quiet, with many good restaurants within walking distance. Beds were comfortable and the rooms were acceptable size.More

          Helpful?2  
          Response from Della E, Operations Support Manager at Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa

          Dear Marley B, Thanks ever so much for your fantastic review! We are in a beautiful part of the city, everyday is stunning and we're so glad you enjoyed it. The beds receive fantastic feedback and are supplied, handmade by a local company. I hope...More

          Culloden House
          534 reviews
          #1 of 34 hotels in Inverness
           
          Premier Inn Inverness Centre (River Ness) Hotel
          1,547 reviews
          #2 of 34 hotels in Inverness
           
          Kingsmills Hotel
          1,650 reviews
          #8 of 34 hotels in Inverness
           
          Glen Mhor Hotel & Apartments
          1,267 reviews
          #23 of 34 hotels in Inverness
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Conference Facilities
          • Banquet Room
          • Breakfast Available
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$150 - US$444 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #17 Romantic Hotel in Inverness
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 89
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Orbitz, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Hotwire, Travelocity, Cancelon, Cheap Tickets, Priceline, getaroom.com, Evoline ltd, TripOnline SA, HotelQuickly and HRS so you can book your Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • United Kingdom >
          • Scotland >
          • Scottish Highlands >
          • Inverness
          • Also Known As
          • Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel Inverness ,
          • Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel And Spa ,
          • Inverness Best Western ,
          • Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa Scotland
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (280)
          Room & Suite (198)
          Dining (50)
          Pool & Beach (23)
          Hotel & Grounds (218)
          Bathroom (10)
          Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
          Family and Play Areas (1)
          Nearby
          The Waterside Hotel
          568 reviews
          .34 km away
           
          Glen Mhor Hotel & Apartments
          1,267 reviews
          .27 km away
           
          Premier Inn Inverness Centre (River Ness) Hotel
          1,547 reviews
          .17 km away
           
          Columba Hotel, Inverness
          1,162 reviews
          .04 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Rocpool Restaurant
          1,502 reviews
          .09 km away
          Urquhart's Restaurant
          580 reviews
          .10 km away
          Cafe 1
          842 reviews
          .21 km away
          The Castle Tavern
          1,083 reviews
          .22 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          River Ness
          1,650 reviews
          .09 km away
          Inverness Museum and Art Gallery
          354 reviews
          .22 km away
          Inverness VisitScotland Information Centre
          219 reviews
          .20 km away
          Inverness Cathedral
          298 reviews
          .15 km away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          whiterabbit2754
          Hi do you have any accessible rooms with showers as I'm in wheelchair ty
          2 May 2017|
          Answer Show all 3 answers
          Response from Della E | Property representative |
          Hi whiterabbit2754, Thanks for your question and I wanted to let you know that yes, we do have rooms which have "wet rooms". We also have frames and seats for use in the room on request. I hope this helps and thanks... More
          1
          Vote
          Bonnie B
          Does the Great Rail Journey generally book rooms with Castle or River views?
          3 April 2017|
          Answer
          Response from Della E | Property representative |
          Hi Bonnie B, Thank you for your message, bookings through Great Rail Journeys are automatically allocated into Classic rooms. If you would like an upgrade then please contact Great Rail or the hotel directly to check... More
          1
          Vote
          Sheena S
          Is there disabled access to the pool/spa area? Read that you have disabled rooms and lift access to all floors which is great.
          8 January 2017|
          Answer Show all 2 answers
          Response from Della E | Property representative |
          Hi Sheena S, thanks for your question. Yes we have a disabled changing area within the leisure club and no stairs leading to it from the public areas or from the rooms with access from the lifts. The pool does have steps... More
          1
          Vote
          Room Tips
          "Beware rear facing rooms when the sun shines - its the greenhouse effect."
          Read review
          "Ask for River View Room if available."
          Read review
          "Ask for river and castle view!"
          Read review
          "not room 5 in the annex"
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing