When it comes to monster myths and ancient mysteries, Inverness is one of the best destinations to find a little bit of each. In Gaelic, Inverness stands for “mouth of the River Ness”. River Ness is where the legendary Loch Ness flows, famous for its monster myths. The Highland area also offers an intense experience through Scottish culture, traditions, and history, besides breathtaking scenery and ancient castles. Whether you’re looking for landscapes that seem untouched by time or a unique experience to make the most of your vacation, the city has it all. Enjoy your next Scottish holiday in the best log cabins in Inverness, UK, listed below.
Found 2 miles (3.2 kilometers) from downtown Inverness, this cabin is perfect for a weekend getaway. Culloden Battlefield, where you can learn more about the battle of Culloden, which took place in 1746, is only 1.5 miles (2.4 kilometers) away. With wood walls and a cozy environment, you’ll find a lovely deck in the cabin to enjoy both morning and afternoon sunshine while relaxing. There is also a compact kitchen with stainless steel appliances and a hot tub with a TV close for entertainment. However, you can always bring your own entertainment with some wine or champagne to relax.
Log Cabin In The City with Hot TubInverness , Scotland, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsthe hot tub with tv completed a very enjoyable staythe beds were really comfy would definitely come backhad everything we needed including a tv for the hot tub would definitely recommend and stay againthe lodge was spacious comfortable and everything was to a high standardit was also nice and warm with everything you need inside to have a comfortable / enjoyable stayvery clean and tidyspotlessly clean with lots of extra little touchesclean little place great to just get out and relaxeverything was very clean and we enjoyed the hot tub toogreat little cabin very clean and great hot tub
Host:kirsty was a lovely hostamazing hosts highly recommendedkirsty is a great hostfantastic host and very happy with everythingvery family friendly and cosy home from homeRead more reviewsgood location only 15 minutes from the city centrethe location was lovely and privatebrilliant little cabin really close to inverness and loch ness by cargreat accommodation in a lovely comfortable log cabin - quiet but close to the townloves this lodge was really easy to find at a great location
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If you want to stay close to town, this luxurious cabin is only a 15-minute drive from Inverness in the countryside. It’s fully insulated with underfloor heating - to keep you warm whenever you visit the area - and high-class hotel amenities. As soon as you arrive, a welcome basket - bread, milk, fresh eggs, homemade jams, cereal, and a selection of coffee, tea, hot chocolate - will be waiting for you. There is a private balcony with stunning views of the valley and an enclosed garden to receive your four-legged friend.
Eilean Aigas Cabin. luxurious, dog friendly cabin.Kiltarlity, Scotland, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewssuper comfortable and warm with an incredible viewlovely additions such as heated blanket on the bed heated towel raileverything you could need in stylish and comfortable accommodation with a fabulous viewthe cabin itself was comfortable and had everything we neededit was very clean and warmeverything was immaculately cleanit was immaculately cleancabin was spotlessly clean such a cosy staythe cabin is very clean and cozy
Host:hosts were lovely and helpfulnina is a great host in every waycaterina greeted us on arrival and was a lovely approachable host for our staycatrina was an excellent hostnina and mark are great hostsRead more reviewsexcellent cabin in beautiful locationfabulous location - very peaceful and quiet with beautiful scenery right at the doorstepamazing location cabin was immaculate and very nicely decorateda beautiful luxurious cabin in a stunning locationamazing location for exploring the highlands close to loch ness and glen affric couldn’t have asked for more
If you’re looking for a more sustainable experience during your trip, an eco-friendly place might be a great option to fulfill it. This retreat is on 3 acres (1.2 hectares) of land with a large pond, in Drumnadrochit, which is set on the shores of Loch Ness, and at the head of Urquhart Bay. The bathroom has a shower, sink, and toilet based on sustainable choices. Moreover, both the shampoo and the soap offered as a courtesy are eco-friendly. From the deck, you can enjoy the peacefulness and watch a variety of birds, red squirrels, badgers, and other animals.
Squirrels LeapHighland, Scotland, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsthe cabin itself is well equipped with stove hob microwave wood burning stove comfortable couch and chair etcwonderful cabin outside of loch ness with a fireplace and kitchen etchad a small problem with the shower but brian fixed it right away would definitely stay here againthe cabin itself is well equipped inclusive of fireplace and a good showerclean quiet warm and cosy base for hiking in the areafantastic clean cabin with a superb hosteg eco friendly shower gel basic foods all cooking essentials towels clean beddingbrilliant accommodation clean and functional and as comfortable as your own homeseeing red squirrels and badgers was incredible the cabin is well equipped warm and was very clean
Host:very nice and helpful hostsm our hosts made us feel really welcome and sent clear instructions to find the accommodationa cozy cabin at the end of a steep country road beautiful & peaceful setting very attentive hostbrian was an excellent host who made us feel very welcomebrian was a great host - super welcomingRead more reviewsvery good location for accessing many places of interest to visitfabulous cabin in an amazing locationbeautiful cabin in excellent locationbrian's cabin is in a super quiet location up from the village of drumnadrochit and loch nessup in the hills great location to expose loch ness area
At the entrance of Beauly, there is a cute little cabin, perfect for couples and small families. It takes a short walk (less than 10 minutes) to get to Beauly Square, where you will find coffee shops, restaurants, and the historic ruins of Beauly Priory. It’s close to the road yet private and secluded. In the cottage, there is a compact kitchen and dining area. Outside, you can take a seat and spend hours watching the lovely views over the fields and hills around.
The Wee Fraser Cabin - a Room with a View.Highland, Scotland, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsthe cabin is brilliantly compact comfortable and has lovely viewsgreat pod on the outskirts of beauly easily walked in nice cafes nearby for breakfastthe bed is comfy and the views are lovely and ideal for some distant train spottinga lot of nice details made it a very comfortable place to staywe had a great 2 night stay everything was perfect and the cabin very comfortablevery clean as wellit was very clean and quietvery clean and well thought out spacethe place was very very clean and cosyvery clean and tidy with nice little touches
Host:nicole is a super hostnicole is also a very nice host and was very supportivenicole was a great host helpful friendly and quick to replylovely host with brilliant communicationnicole was a fantastic host couldn't fault herRead more reviewsgreat location 5 mins walking distance to beaulythe location is perfectgreat location within walking distance of beauly shopslovely place close to a beautiful villageperfect location for starting your north coast 500 trip
This charming cabin is the perfect home base to enjoy outdoor activities - hiking, cycling, or fishing - while taking some time to relax and put your feet up after exploring the area. In a rural location, many attractions are easy to get to, like Urquhart Castle on Loch Ness (14 miles or 22.5 kilometers), Glen Cannich (18 miles or 28.9 kilometers), Dunrobin Castle (52 miles or 83.6 kilometers), and Eilean Donan Castle 68 miles or 109.4 kilometers). The cabin is as cute as a dollhouse and it also offers views of the sunrise and sunset.
Glebe CabinInverness-shire , Scotland, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsour four-year-old loved the ‘attic’ roomthe cottage is new and really comfortable and well set upwould definitely recommend the place for a warm and comfortable staythe cabin is very well equipped including a fully equipped kitchenthe cabin is spacious clean and well provided (even a usb charger)the cabin is immaculate spotlessly clean and feels brand neweverything was sparkling clean and communication with her was easy and quickthe cabin was super clean and very well organisedthe place is crystal cleanvery clean everything you needed and more was available
Host:martin and emma are great and generous hostsemma and martin we such wonderful hosts and so kind and helpfulthe hosts emma and martin were friendly and helpfulthe hosts were super friendly provided us with a bottle wine and fresh eggsemma is a very welcoming hostRead more reviewsbrilliant location for exploringgreat location super little place to stayclose to lots of attractionsvery close to glen affric and to many other attractionswe had a great time in the wooden cabin close to beauly
If you’re willing for a chance to stay close to the mystic Loch Ness, where legends about a monster are passed from generation to generation, take a look at this lovely lodge. Set within 11 acres (4.4 hectares) of land, it’s in the hills above Loch Ness. So, bring your car before exploring! The village of Drumnadrochit is only 3 miles (4.8 kilometers) away with some boat trips nearby to explore Loch Ness’ mysterious waters, while Inverness is 17 miles (27.3 kilometers). Pets are welcome to explore the surroundings with you.
Ancarraig Lodges Self-Catering Above Loch Ness #10Bunloit, Inverness, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsmodern kitchen & amenities in what felt like a rustic cottageit was nice and cosy with additional heaters for the bedroomsgreat spot perfect kitchen and had everything we neededthe living area was cozy and inviting with an adorable wood burning stovethe wood fireplace was wonderful great shower comfortable bedscommunication was speedy and the lodge was very cleanvery clean all as describedit was clean modern and cosythe house also clean and comfortablethe place is clean and just as described
Host:wonderful surrounding a wonderful staff/managementvery helpful hosts and an easy check in processthe host is helpful organised and well informedrose and james amazing hosts xwe didn't see the hosts this time but if we ever come back we will definitely stay againRead more reviewsgreat location very quietgreat location near scenic loch nessgreat modern place in a great locationrose and james's place is in the perfect locationthe location is stunning and absolutely peaceful
For families and friends, a spacious place is a must to make the trip comfortable for everyone. This cabin accommodates six people in three bedrooms, and it is set in an area full of outdoor activities within the Cairngorms National Park. Right on the River Spey, including fabulous views from the deck, it’s a great place to relax after hiking, mountain biking, golfing, water rafting, or fishing. Also, it only takes a few minutes to walk to the town of Aviemore.
Cabin on banks of river spey,AviemoreHighland Council, Scotland, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsquiet clean and a lot more sapce than you might think
Host:excellent hosts who replied very quickly to any questionswe were comfortable and our hosts were pleasant and very helpfulRead more reviewsgreat location really good for accessing the cairngorms and close to avimore and a great local pubgreat location great lodge wonderful stay highly recommendedit is a few minutes walk from the town and there is easy access to many superb walksa great place to stay in aviemore on the river and close to townfantastic location so close to bike trails/ footpaths in the forest and short walk into aviemore
Surrounded by trees and a river, this caravan is a peaceful retreat in Coulmore Bay Caravan Park. It’s about five miles (eight kilometers) from Inverness and half an hour away from Loch Ness. Outside, there is a seating area with a cute green fence around. From here, you can watch stunning views overlooking the Beauly Firth while enjoying delicious meals with family and friends. In the surroundings, there is a soccer field, swings, and a playground for kids.
Self Catered caravan overlooking the Beauly FirthNorth Kessock, Scotland, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsa perfectly clean caravan with everything you need
Host:the hosts were great and very welcomingvery comfortable caravan and lovely host who was very responsive and friendlythe perfect host warm welcome who answers quickly and efficiently if you need anythingbella was really welcoming and friendlyRead more reviewsif you want peace and quiet then this is idealgreat location with cracking views
What about a one-of-a-kind experience in Scottish lands? This igloo-style cabin has a unique design and it is set in an idyllic area of Inverness. The city center is within a short distance, yet the location is quiet. A huge plus of this place is the continental breakfast included during your stay, so you can start your days full of energy. Before booking, you can even indicate if there are any specific dietary restrictions. Inside, there is a king-size bed, a cozy electric fireplace, and a spacious bathroom.
Unique luxury cabin 2Highland Council, Scotland, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewssuper clean and such a comfy bedwould definetly recommend the place was very clean and super comfythe place was spotlessly clean and had everything you could possibly need for your stayso cosy and so so cleanlovely hut which felt really clean and fresh with lots of nice little touches
Host:lucy was a great host with some great touches such as the breakfastthe hosts left us some extra provisions and some other personal touches which made the stay extra specialRead more reviewsthe location is great plenty close by but still private and peacefullocation less than £10 in taxi to inverness great location for so many local attractionsgreat cabin great location handy for inverness and the surrounding area and beyondit’s a great place to escape to enjoy a few days away
Conveniently located in a quiet area and a short 15-minute walk to the city center, this garden cabin offers a cozy environment for your days away from home. Many attractions are nearby, including shops and eateries, which makes this place a hot spot for a weekend getaway. There is a well-equipped kitchen with coffee, tea, milk, and some other amenities to make your stay comfortable while enjoying the surroundings of Inverness.
Casa Mac CabinHighland, Scotland, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewscan be quite chilly but well equipped with heater and thick blanketsthe night was very comfortableeverything was clean and we were warm enoughit was very clean and had everything you needit was sparkling clean and the bed was incredibly comfortableanne’s adorable cabin was sparking clean and had everything we neededit was comfortable stylish and spotlessly clean
Host:lovely cabin and very nice hostvery responsive host quick to answer any questionsgreat value for money and lovely hostsanne was a very welcoming hostanne was very accommodating provided us with a lovely place to stayRead more reviewsgreat location and lovely spotgreat and unique airbnb at walking distance from the city centerthe location was wonderful as wellthe location and privacy are fantasticgreat location and only five minutes drive from the centre of inverness
Discover all the mysteries around Inverness
From picturesque towns, striking castles, and medieval ruins to a boat trip around the mystic Loch Ness, Inverness is one of the most beautiful places to visit. Based here, you’ll have the city’s attractions and all the Scottish wilderness at your disposal. Enjoy the best log cabins in Inverness, UK, while solving some local mysteries!
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