Set within 20 acres of Victorian parkland, the luxurious Old Drynie House is located on the Black Isle. With free WiFi and free onsite parking, this traditional property is just 10 minutes’ drive from central Inverness. Each room includes a flat-screen TV and tea and coffee making facilities. The en-suite shower rooms have complimentary toiletries, a hairdryer and curling tongs. One room has a spa bath. In the mornings, Old Drynie House serves breakfast in the dining room, which overlooks the garden. Full cooked dishes are prepared using locally sourced organic produce and vegetarian alternatives are available upon request. Overlooking the sea, Old Drynie House features colorful gardens, where guests can find a wealth of wildlife, mature trees, and 3 paddocks.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.7)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan

Free Parking Available On Site


Availability

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Room Type
Number of guests
 
Bedroom 1:
1 king bed
Bedroom 2:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 1:
1 king bed
Bedroom 2:
2 twin beds
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Property practices

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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.8
Facilities
9.7
Cleanliness
9.8
Comfort
9.8
Value for money
9.5
Location
9.7
Free Wifi
9.6
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  • Laurel
    United States of America United States of America
    This is a gorgeous property on the black isle right across the water from Inverness. You look out towards Inverness from the house. The owners have done a fantastic job building the house and gardens and live there year round. You are greeted...
  • Priscilla
    United States of America United States of America
    The Innkeepers at The Old Drynie House --- Deidre and Alisaird were exceptionally welcoming and kind. The Inn has an old fashioned feel to it and the property is truly exceptional - filled with beautifully tended gardens and some old, HUGE,...
  • Peter
    Canada Canada
    Separate bathrooms, comfortable beds, big rooms with chairs, large common area with plenty of seating, most well equipped…including very good umbrellas, and stunning gardens.

Host Info

9.8
9.8
Host Review Score
Host Review Score
Set within 20 acres of Victorian parkland, the luxurious Old Drynie House Bed and Breakfast is situated on the Black Isle. This traditional property is just 10 minutes’ drive from central Inverness, providing fantastic access to the Black Isle and Highlands of Scotland. We are also ideally situated near the start and end points of the North Coast 500. Overlooking the sea, the Old Drynie House Bed and Breakfast features colourful gardens, where guests can find a wealth of wildlife, mature trees,
Language spoken: English

Area info

Amenities of Old Drynie House
Great facilities! Review score, 9.7

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Breakfast
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Alarm clock
View
  • View
Outdoors
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
Activities
  • Evening entertainment
  • Cycling
  • Darts
  • Pool table
  • Playground
  • Game room
  • Fishing
Media & Technology
  • CD player
  • DVD player
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
Wifi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is needed).
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Baggage storage
  • Laundry
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
General
  • Smoke-free property
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules
Old Drynie House takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in
From 16:00 to 19:00
You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.
Check-out
Until 10:00
Cancellation/ prepayment
Cancelation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Enter your stay dates and check the conditions of your selected option.
Children & Beds

Child policies

Children over 5 are welcome.

Children 18 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

6 - 15 years
Extra bed upon request
£20 per child, per night

Prices for extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no cribs available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction
The minimum age for check-in is 18
Pets
Pets are not allowed.
Payments by Booking.com
Booking.com takes your payment for this stay on behalf of the property, but make sure you have cash for any extras once you get there.
Smoking
Smoking is not allowed.
Parties
Parties/events are not allowed

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Please contact the property after booking to arrange pre-payment.

Please note that pets are not permitted in the guest rooms.

Please note payment needs to be made in cash, on arrival.

Please inform Old Drynie House of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Payment before arrival by bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

It's not possible to stay at this property for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

FAQs about Old Drynie House

  • Check-in at Old Drynie House is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • The nearest beach is 1,650 feet from Old Drynie House. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Room options at Old Drynie House include:

    • Double
    • Suite

  • Old Drynie House offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Playground
    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Fishing
    • Darts
    • Evening entertainment

  • The prices at Old Drynie House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Old Drynie House is 2.8 miles from the center of Inverness. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.