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Quietly situated, the Alban and Abbey guesthouse offers room-only accommodation, just 10 minutes' walk from the centre of Inverness. With free private parking and free WiFi throughout, it is close to the city’s restaurants, museums, and theatres.

The rooms include a Freeview TV, alarm clock, and tea and coffee making facilities. The en suite bath or shower rooms have a hairdryer.

Numerous eateries can be found in the Eastgate Shopping Centre, which is just 15 minutes’ walk from the house. The property does not offer breakfast.

Alban and Abbey House guests can take a 15-minute stroll over the River Ness, towards Inverness Castle. Inverness Railway Station is just 13 minutes’ walk away and Inverness Golf Club is a 5-minute drive.

This is our guests' favourite part of Inverness, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

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Alban and Abbey House has been welcoming guests since 24 Jun 2013.

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Situated in the real heart of Inverness, this property has an excellent location score of 8.9

Free private parking available on-site

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Max adults: 2
Double Room
  • 1 double bed
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Max adults: 3
Family Room (3 Adults)
  • 1 single bed and
  • 1 double bed
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Max adults: 2
Twin Room
  • 2 single beds
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Max adults: 1
Single Room
  • 1 single bed
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Max adults: 3
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Max adults: 4
Family Room
  • 2 single beds and
  • 1 double bed
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  • 1 double bed
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About Alban and Abbey House

Welcoming guests since 24 Jun 2013

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  • Is Breakfast included

    No breakfast is provided at this property, no! There's many great cafés nearby, and the town centre is just a ten minute walk away.

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    Answered on 3 January 2020
  • hi can you please tell if u can joost come in to the hotel to get a room for 2 people or do u need to book it online coz of covid thanks

    It is not a problem to arrive at our guest house & book directly. Regards, Margaret.

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    Answered on 16 September 2021
  • Hi we are looking at cycling Inverness to Oban this coming Wednesday do you have a safe place to store two bikes? Many thanks

    Good afternoon We have a large on site car park at the rear of the property where you can leave your bikes. Best regards Eileen

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    Answered on 3 August 2020
  • Would we be able to leave our bags at the property after check out and pick them up around 1230?

    Good afternoon Unfortunately, we do not have a reception at this property, but you can leave your bags at the Ardross Glencairn where you collect your keys from when you are checking out. Best regards Eileen

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    Answered on 1 December 2020
  • Do you have a triple room on the ground floor please?

    We do indeed have a triple room on ground floor. Regards, Margaret.

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    Answered on 17 September 2021

Host Information

Host review score 8.8

The Alban and Abbey has 16 en suite rooms comprising of single, double, twin, family of 4, and quadruple rooms. Each room has all the facilities required for a comfortable stay including en-suite shower rooms, tea and coffee making facilities, hair dryer, Freeview TV and free WiFi. Alban Abbey are run as one unit by the Rowan Guest House Group who also owns the Ardross Glencairn on Ardross Street. It is at this location that reception for check in is situated. All check in is carried out from here, but all amenities required for your stay are situated within Alban Abbey. Menus for places to eat breakfast and dinner are on display as there is no food served at this property. There is also information on things to do in and around Inverness and a map of Inverness with key on display in both houses. Although reception is off site, one of the owners lives on the premises for any questions or help you may need during your stay.

The Alban Abbey is run by a small management team including 2 generations of the Rowan Family, with the 3rd generation “helping out” now and then! We have a fantastic team of managers and room staff to make sure your stay is an enjoyable one and we look forward to meeting you soon.

Languages spoken: English

Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • RNI Community Hospital
    0.3 miles
  • Caledonian Canal
    0.3 miles
  • Inverness Castle
    0.4 miles
  • Inverness Museum and Art Gallery
    0.4 miles
  • Caledonian Thistle
    1.6 miles
  • Raigmore Hospital
    1.6 miles
  • University of the Highlands and Islands, Inverness
    2 miles
  • Culloden Battlefield
    5.2 miles
  • Castle Stuart Golf Links
    6.2 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Urquharts Restaurant
    0.3 miles
  • Cafe/bar Encore Une Fois
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • Aigas Golf Course
    8.4 miles
  • Fort George
    9.7 miles
  • Kilravock Castle
    9.8 miles
  • Cawdor Castle
    12 miles
Natural beauty
  • River River Ness
    0.4 miles
  • Lake Loch Ness
    18 miles
Public transport
  • Train Inverness Railway Station
    0.6 miles
Closest airports
  • Inverness Airport
    8.3 miles
How to get to Alban and Abbey House from Inverness Airport
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Facilities of Alban and Abbey House
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Electric kettle
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Secured parking
  • Daily housekeeping
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages spoken
  • English
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15:00 - 22:00


06:00 - 10:30


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

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Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa Switch Cash Alban and Abbey House accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please be aware that this property does not offer breakfast or any other meals. All rooms are on a room-only basis.

Check-in will not be at the property directly, but at the Ardross Glencairn Guesthouse, which is approximately 300 yards away. An email will be sent from the property at time of booking with instructions regarding check in.

All payments for your stay will be taken from the card used at the time of booking. This is usually debited the evening before arrival. If you wish to pay with a different card, please contact the property at least 2 days before arrival to ensure they have the correct card details for payment. However, if you wish to pay with cash, this is not a problem and can be done so on check-in. The property require 2 days notice before the date of check-in to ensure your card is not charged.

Please note that this property cannot accommodate stag, hen and similar parties.

Please note that the check-in and key-collection take place at: Ardross Glencairn Guesthouse, 19 Ardross Street, IV3 5NS Inverness.

FAQs about Alban and Abbey House

  • Alban and Abbey House is 850 yards from the centre of Inverness.

  • Room options at Alban and Abbey House include:

    • Double
    • Family
    • Twin
    • Single
    • Quadruple

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Alban and Abbey House (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private parking
    • Parking
    • Secured parking
    • Free parking

  • Check-in at Alban and Abbey House is from 15:00, and check-out is until 10:30.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Alban and Abbey House by:

    • Car 25min

  • The prices at Alban and Abbey House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

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