Top 15 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Inverness, Scotland - Updated 2023

airbnb Inverness Scotland, Uk

The country of Scotland is one that holds a great deal of wonder for visitors, thanks to a resplendent combination of striking natural wonders and a history that has been celebrated in numerous books and documentaries. Inverness, Scotland is often regarded as the happiest place to be within Scotland itself. Of course, other exports that they have such as golf and whiskey do add to its allure. To that end, the Highlands attract many travelers throughout the year and Inverness is a key destination. The city dates back as far as 500 C.E. and is located in the Great Glen at the entry of the River Ness. There’s no lack of history to be found here. For example, it is close to the location of two important battles as well as the famed Loch Ness. Traveling here is easy enough as Inverness has its own airport as well as a train and bus station. In this article, we’ll look at some top Airbnb vacation rentals in Inverness that visitors can find in the city of Inverness during their stay. So, make sure to book your next trip to Inverness, Scotland today!!

1. A modern annex (from USD 97)

Situated in a quiet residential area of Inverness, this modern annex promises an unforgettable escape in the middle of nature. Both couples and solo travelers make perfect guests for this apartment as it comes with a spacious bedroom. Other facilities offered include a bathroom, an equipped kitchen and wireless internet connection.

The Annexe At Rauldon
Inverness, United Kingdom
223 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the furniture was comfortable
very comfortable bed and furniture
newly built modern large apartment comfortable large mattress heated floors great wifi
very comfortable and warm - even underfloor heating
full kitchen spacious living and bedroom huge bathroom and even a washer and a dryer
so clean and modern
cozy extremely clean and so comfortable
stunningly beautiful spotlessly clean perfectly located
underground heating spotless bathrooms and super spacious
everything was top notch and very clean
the host is a delight
laura was a great host
hosts were very friendly and helpful with any queries
beautiful home and the host has thought of everything
laura is such a wonderful host always ready to assist
easy walk to the train station and the bus station
a beautiful standalone apartment located a very short walk from town
the location is great because it's just a short walk to the city center bus or train station
we appreciated the proximity of the location to shops/grocery store and train station
the location couldn’t have been better close to grocery shopping and town
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2. House in the Inverness-Crown area (from USD 30)

This vacation rental consists of a room situated in an older home that is right in the city center. It is located in one of the oldest and most beautiful residential areas in Inverness and has a friendly local community. The house is set up with an embracing air, and the room is fixed up to accommodate one guest with 1 single bed. While here, travelers can take advantage of being close to many sights within Inverness’ downtown area like the river and a castle. There are restaurants and dining, family-friendly activities, public transport, and an exciting nightlife nearby. The amenities on hand here include free parking on the premises if needed and wireless internet access. Last, but not least, buses pass the end of the street and the Inverness train station is less than 10-minute walk away.

Small room with Single bed - Crown area
Inverness, Scotland, United Kingdom
610 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in home 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
exactly as described perfect small room in a quiet house
the room is very cosy - small as stated in description but otherwise perfect
and my room is comfortable
very comfortable room and bathroom
i had a pleasant stay at phurpa’s single room for three nights
clean room & washroom
the place is clean and bathroom is spotless
everything was clean and efficient
very clean house and room
awesome room and a very clean house and bathroom
phurpa is great host
phurpa is a very helpful host
she and her children are delightful hosts
phurpa is a very kind host
phurpa is polite and helpful
great location and facilities
great location to all attractions just 10min away from train and bus station
great place close to the city center
location is good walk from bus and train station about 15minutes/some uphill
excellent location just a short walk to the city center but still a quiet residential neighborhood
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3. Private room in a house right next to the river (from USD 61)

Located right near the center of Inverness, this rental lies within a quaint home in a neighborhood. The room can host up to two people, and it’s an intimate setting with a lot of warmth in the decorations. This is a cozy place that offers a comfortable bed. Guests will have sole use of bathroom and shared access to kitchen, lounge and dining room. Tea and coffee is provided as well. Those staying here can take advantage of amenities such as television, Wi-Fi and free parking on the premises. This rental is close to the city center, which can be reached via a short stroll along the riverside. Also, you will find parks, public transport, a pub/restaurant and a supermarket iwithin walking distance. Lastly, the greatest part of this rental is the host, Bobby, who will make you feel right at home.

18 Abban Street, Apartment City Centre Room 1
Inverness, Scotland, United Kingdom
540 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi connection was good the kitchen huge and very well equipped
the room was very clean with all the necessary facilities like electric blanket etc
we even had a heating blanket in our bed which was very comfortable
bobby's apartment and especially the guest room are furnished in a modern style and set-up very lovingly
the bathroom itself is beautifully done with a very large shower and clawfoot tub
very clean and organised
everything is spotlessly clean and luxurious
the accommodation was clean and comfortable
the room and bathroom itself was clean and have everything that is required
beautifully appointed clean with amazingly comfortable beds
great host and stylish interiour
bobby was a great host
she is a jolly and energetic host
bobby was a great host
she is very helpful and accommodative in any way she can
the location is excellent
the location is amazing too - the city center is only about 10 mins from the house
easy walk to the shops and castle
finally the property is close to the beautiful river and is walking distance from the city center
her house is an easy walk to the restaurants and pubs great location
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4. Freshly decorated private bedroom (from USD 120)

This rental is composed of a private bedroom that features a wardrobe/cupboard. It is a short distance from the water and less than 20 minutes from the center of town. Guests will have access to a shared bathroom. In terms of the amenities offered, these include a full kitchen, towels, TV, wireless internet access and free parking on-site. The Airbnb is within a 10-minute of walk from the center of Inverness, a 5-minute walk from the natural reserve and 20 minutes from the airport by public transportation.

Spacious house for a relaxing stay.
Highland, Scotland, United Kingdom
422 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there was a complimentary breakfast as well as tea coffee and buscuits
the bed was fresh and comfortable and fit two adults quite well
the mattress was very comfortable as well as the pillows the bed linen duvet etc
the room was ok
great nights sleep comfy bed and quiet surroundings
outstandingly clean and well organized
clean cosy and comfortable
everything was clean and very welcoming
beautiful home and kept spotlessly clean
the place is very clean and comfortable
the host were really friendly
lovely host beautiful house
they are very kind people
really quick response from the host and lovely room to stay in
sylwia is a good host
also a good walking distance from the train station
beautiful home fab location and great value
very nice place close to inverness centre
place has very nice location
close to the city centre beautiful apartment with a garden
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5. Stylish city center flat with indoor fireplace for four guests near River Ness (from USD 73)

Stay in a quiet area of Inverness City just near the main attraction of River Ness. Guests who will be booking a few nights at Becky’s flat is entitled to the use of the whole apartment, from the stylish living space with an indoor fireplace to a functional kitchen with wide countertops, topped with basic cookware and electric appliances for cooking. The bright and cozy apartment has all the amenities you need for a comfortable stay in Inverness, including a convertible twin bed in the living room and a double bed with a superb memory foam mattress. Wifi access is available throughout the flat, as well as cable TV for some entertainment. There’s also free street parking and luggage drop off service for those arriving or leaving the apartment early. The property is just a minute walk from the local hang out spots from restaurants, cafes, stores, and supermarkets.

City centre flat near River Ness - Free Parking
Highland, Scotland, United Kingdom
359 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space was very comfortable and tastefully decorated and had all the essential amenities
full kitchen and breakfast food was great
this apartment was the perfect place if you are looking to explore inverness
spotlessly clean and very thoughtfully decorated
thoughtful touches great communication and cleanliness was on point
nice and clean appartment
the unit is spotlessly clean with a homey touch
comfort cleanliness lovely extra touches perfect city base pad
lovely host who was very helpful for local tips and advice
becky was a wonderful host
becky was an outstanding host
becky was the perfect host
becky is a great host
location is very good
plus the location was great
amazing location and very close walk to several restaurants
heart of the city about 5 mins walk and super close to station
excellent location and very convenient
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6. Townhouse with a terrace (from USD 101)

This apartment is located in the heart of Inverness city center and it can sleep up to four people. It includes two bedrooms, a bathroom, an open plan lounge, and a kitchen. While staying here you are next to some of the most popular restaurants, bars, and shopping centers in the town. Famous tourist landmarks such as Inverness Castle, River Ness, Eden Court Theatre and St. Andrews Cathedral are also nearby. A bus stop and a train stop can be reached within two minutes on foot.

City Centre Cottage
294 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
all facilities and amenities were truly as described and i will surely return to ali's apartment again
the cottage is very comfortable and our group of three enjoyed our stay there very much
we stayed for two nights and appreciated that we didn't have to buy coffee milk laundry detergent etc
very clean and comfortable beds
its very clean and well furnished
was a really clean comfortable space
very clean and full of nice touches
it was clean and super comfortable
amazing host very nice and knowledgeable
ali was a great host and made sure we had a contact point throughout our stay
great flat and an amazing host
ali was super responsive to any questions we had
ali and his family was very welcoming and helpful and they answered our questions very quickly
the location is very good
the location was superb
the place is perfectly located everything is walking distance
perfect location in the city center
perfect location as well
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7. Modern studio near central Inverness (from USD 85)

This bright studio with contemporary interiors can sleep up to two people. It has a comfortable double bed, a bathroom and a kitchen where you can prepare food. The windows in the apartment offer spectacular views of the River Ness. This rental is ideal for one or two people who want to discover the beauty of the Scottish highlands. On-street parking is available to guests who are traveling by car. Complimentary breakfast is provided to guests during their stay.

Riverbank Studio, City Centre
Inverness, United Kingdom
568 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the new kitchen with stunning views of the river is nice
lovely apartment with a great view of the river ness
it is a small space but very comfortable
lovely and cosy place awesome view of the river as well thanks for the breakfast prepared
the apartment is beautiful and very complete it is very well located
room is clean and cosy
beautiful clean place with many thoughtful touches
the apartment is clean cozy and comfortable
her studio apartment was well kept clean and tidy
rebecca’s apartment is very comfortable clean and cosy with lots of personal touches
lovely host i highly recommend rebecca's home
rebecca was a very responsive and helpful host
she is also a fabulous host thanks so much
i definitely recommend this host and her unit
rebecca was a great host she communicates well and she is also very thoughtful
great location on the river
the location is perfect
the location is also perfect
rebecca’s place is perfectly located
wonderful studio and great location
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8. Alice's room at the Touchwood House in Inverness (from USD 109)

Touchwood House is ideal for those who are seeking a chance to experience being in the highlands in a bed and breakfast setting. The rental consists of a room that can hold two guests, with one bathroom available for their use. Touchwood House is laid out in a sumptuous manner, and sits right by the River Ness and is lined with mature tress an a public park. It is walking distance to the center of town. Amenities that are offered here include continental breakfast, Wi-Fi, TV, a fridge and a washer and dryer as well as an iron.

Alice's Room at Touchwood House
Inverness, United Kingdom
228 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in bed and breakfast 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a small breakfast was included which was also nice
the room was clean had alice in wonderland themed decorations and breakfast/coffee was provided
she provided great amenities in the room
i awoke to a lovely breakfast laid out in my room and a gorgeous view
the house has long history the living room is of traditional style and looks very grand
super clean washrooms and small fridge
the place is really original and clean
well maintained place neat and clean
room and linens were very clean
susan was a great host
susan was an excellent host and provided helpful dining recommendations
wonderful host with good advice on local travel and places to visit
susan was an excellent host and made sure we were comfortable and happy
fab old building and accommodating host
it was a great location just a 20 minute walk into town along the river
the location is also great with around a 25 min leisurely walk into the town centre
the location is quite convenient to the downtown action while being quiet and comfortable
great location for a walk along the river to a restaurant in inverness
it's very relaxing to walk along the river to downtown of the city
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9. Cozy modern apartment by the city center (from USD 81)

This vacation rental is five minutes from the center of Inverness and 10 minutes from the train/bus station. There is free parking outside the front door. This place is a great base for a city stay with easy access to Loch Ness and the rest of the Highlands. Bellfield Park is close by and has tennis courts and bicycles for hire. As for the inside of the property, there is a fully modern design throughout. There’s one bedroom here, and another bed in the common area which can accommodate up to three guests between them. There is also one bathroom here. The space has an intimate feel, and comes with a nice array of amenities which include a washing machine, television, Wi-Fi and a full kitchen complete with an electric oven, a microwave, kettle, toaster and fridge.

Cosy Flat close to city centre (free parking)
308 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i would recommend putting a small outside table out there ideally a round one with 2 chairs
the bathroom is great as the photos show
lovey comfortable bed and terrific wet room/bathroom
the kitchen was amazingly modern it was excellent
it had all we needed and we were comfortable
very clean and stylish
very clean and comfortable
exceptionally clean wonderfull bedding spacious
the bathroom was very very clean and it was very modern
very clean awesome bathroom quiet and safe neighborhood
paul and amanda are very efficient hosts
we had a wonderful time and the host was very kind and quick to respond
the parking permit was very helpful and thoughful
very helpful and clear instructions for recycling etc are provided
location was great close walk into town
perfect location lovely 10 minute walk to excellent restaurants
fantastic location and great cosy place
great central location comfortable stay and easy parking
great place to stay good location very close to the town centre
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10. City center apartment

This well-maintained one-bedroom apartment is located just across Greig Street Bridge. Walk across the bridge and you are in the bustling city center. The bedroom in this property has a comfortable double bed and plenty of storage space. If you don’t want to eat out, make use of the kitchen in this rental that is equipped with a hob, an oven, a fridge, a microwave, crockery and pans which will assist you in preparing food. The living room has comfortable couches, a flat-screen TV with Netflix, guests can use for a comfortable stay during their vacation.

Greig Street Apartment - City Centre -Free Parking
Inverness, United Kingdom
407 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there were numerous heaters and even a heated towel rail in the bright bathroom
also loved that she put fresh flowers in every room
we enjoyed our daily walk across the river to grab coffee and breakfast
her apartment is very tidy with lots of homely touches like fresh cut flowers
fresh flowers in every room and beverages and towels aplenty
always great communication spotless and homely
everything was immaculately clean and modern
nice and clean apartment 5 min
flat was immaculately clean
the flat was very modern clean and well equipped
owner is also very kind
angela was a wonderful host
angela is a wonderful host
angela was a great host
really friendly and helpful host
this location is perfect
the location i s perfect
perfect cozy space within walking distance from the main shopping area
you are located across the river from city center an easy walk across the bridge
beautiful flat and amazing location
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11. Luxury ensuite room in the Inverness city center

Please be aware that this vacation rental is located in the same home as mentioned in the previous listing. It is for another room, though. Like that one, it also consists of one bedroom that can accommodate up to three guests during a stay. The early 20th Century home is in close proximity to the River Ness, and is a short walk from a slew of shops and restaurants. The Inverness city center is only a five-minute walk from the property. The amenities on hand here include access to a washer and dryer as well as access to a fully modern kitchen. Guests to make use of the lounge during their stay if desired with Wi-Fi readily available throughout the home. Private parking and storage for bikes is also available here.

Luxury Ensuite Room in Inverness City Centre
Inverness, Scotland, United Kingdom
229 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

12. Spacious double room in a lovely residential area

Nestled in a private home that’s less than 20 minutes from the city center, this rental is composed of a bedroom that can accommodate up to two guests with a double bed or a travel cot. There’s a shared bathroom that’s made available by the hosts who will greet you upon arrival. As far as amenities go, these include free parking on the premises, bathroom essentials, a lockbox and wireless internet access. The house is found in a residential area and is a 10-minute walk along the River Ness to the city center. As for other nearby attractions, the Eden Court Theatre is a 5-minute walk away and the Inverness railway station and the Inverness bus station are both a 20-minute walk from the property.

Lovely Double Room Near Centre - Free Parking!
Inverness , Scotland, United Kingdom
190 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

13. Great single room in heart of Inverness

This rental consists of one bedroom which is located in the same early 20th Century home that’s featured in our fifth and sixth listings. With this room, guests have a grand bathroom made available to go along with it. The room is set up to house one guest, and there’s a sizeable amount of amenities on hand, which include free parking, breakfast provided by the hosts and wireless internet access. Last, but not least, the property is nearby restaurants, shops, pubs and attractions including the famous Inverness castle and museum.

Great Single Room in heart of the City
Inverness, Scotland, United Kingdom
257 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

14. Cozy camping cabin with an outside log fire

If you’re someone who is a fan of the great outdoors, this vacation rental will fit the bill for you. It’s set up in its own wooded park preserve and has a parking area adjacent to it. The cabin is a short drive from an area supermarket and not too far from the local attraction of Loch Ness. Its sturdily built, and has the rustic feel that one would expect. The cabin can accommodate up to four guests at a time in its bedroom with 2 floor mattresses and 1 queen bed. Finally, the amenities offered here include a camping stove on the porch, wireless internet access and full heating.

Very Cosy Camping Cabin with outside log fire
274 reviews
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests

15. Spacious family room with ensuite facilities

This vacation rental consists of a one-bedroom suite in a traditionally-styled home right in Inverness’ city center. The home itself is not too far from the historic St. Andrews Cathedral and it’s within walking distance to other notable areas of the city like a castle and a museum. The suite can host up to three people with one bathroom made available during their stay. As far as amenities, the package includes breakfast provided by the host, wireless internet access, heating, bathroom essentials and free parking.

Large Ensuite Triple Room in City Centre
Inverness, Scotland, United Kingdom
261 reviews
Private room in house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Lovely Inverness

For those planning to travel to Inverness, Scotland, they’ll find that the city is a terrific representation of life in the Highlands. There’s a great deal to see and do from the mystery of Loch Ness to the sights within the city such as St. Andrews Cathedral. No matter what you may have a mind to see, you can rest assured that there won’t be a lack of places where one can stay.

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