Located in the small village of Spean Bridge in the Scottish Highlands, the award-winning Smiddy House & Russell's restaurant is just a 5-minute drive from the banks of Loch Lochy. Local, Scottish produce and freshly baked bread are served in the restaurant at this guest accommodations.

Afternoon tea and an evening menu featuring Highland lamb and beef are served for in the Garden Room. A full Scottish breakfast and a continental selection, including freshly baked croissants, are available in the restaurant. Guests can also enjoy sherry and homemade shortbread in their room.

Spean Bridge Rail Station is 5 minutes’ walk from Smiddy House, and restaurants and pubs are in the immediate area. Free parking is available on site and the Cairngorms National Park is just a 30-minute drive away.

A TV, hairdryer, tea and coffee facilities and mineral water are included in each individually designed room. Toiletries from the local Highland village shop are provided in each private bathroom.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

Smiddy House & Russell's Restaurant has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Oct 20, 2011

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish

Free Private Parking Available On Site


Availability

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Property questions and answers
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  • Are any of your bedrooms disabled friendly? the circular stairs are not possible and your luxury suite says it is only accessed by stairs.
    Hello, the suite has a bedroom and bathroom(with shower only) on the ground floor. Access to the suite is on loose stones with a step into the suite and not suitable for wheelchair access.
    Answered on December 6, 2021
  • Looking to book for Sunday, we are walking up Ben Nevis won’t be back until 8.30-9. Will dinner still be available at this time?
    Hello, I am sorry dinner is served at 7pm and not available after this time.
    Answered on August 18, 2022

Host Info

9.9
Host Review Score

Nightly rates are based on a dinner, bed and breakfast basis.
Language spoken: English
Area info *
Amenities of Smiddy House & Russell's Restaurant
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Alarm clock
Outdoors
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
Activities
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
Food & Drink
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Packed lunches
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
General
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

Smiddy House & Russell's Restaurant takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Check-out

Until 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Maestro Mastercard Visa Debit card Smiddy House & Russell's Restaurant accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Parties

Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 8:00 AM.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

There are no cooking facilities for guests at the property.

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

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

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

Please inform Smiddy House & Russell's Restaurant 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.

FAQs about Smiddy House & Russell's Restaurant

  • Smiddy House & Russell's Restaurant is 500 feet from the center of Spean Bridge.

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

  • Check-in at Smiddy House & Russell's Restaurant is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Smiddy House & Russell's Restaurant by:

    • Car 1h 30min

  • Room options at Smiddy House & Russell's Restaurant include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Apartment

  • Guests staying at Smiddy House & Russell's Restaurant can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 10.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • À la carte

  • Smiddy House & Russell's Restaurant offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Golf course (within 2 miles)