On the stunning Isle of Skye, with great views over Portree Harbour and the loch, The Royal Hotel has 2 restaurants specialising in local seafood dishes. The majority of its rooms offer sea views.

The en suite rooms at The Royal Hotel have tea and coffee-making facilities, as well as maps and information on the local area.

The hotel bar stocks local whiskeys and ales. During the summer, the hotel hosts live music and there are often pipers playing in the streets in the evening.

The Isle of Skye has strikingly beautiful scenery, and is ideal for walkers, cyclists and climbers. You can try your hand at watersports, or explore the surrounding area, where you can find museums and a range of shops to enjoy.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

The Royal Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 31 Jan 2013.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Gluten-free


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Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days
  • Do you have any rooms with Queen or King size beds
    Yes. Please leave a request upon booking for what size of bed you would like and we will try our best to accommodate that for you.
    Answered on 5 August 2020
  • Can I get a 07:30 breakfast on a Saturday?
    Of course! Breakfast is served between 7am and 10am everyday. Kind regards Reservations
    Answered on 5 February 2020
  • I'm travelling with my son do you have a twin or a 2 bed room on 13 October thankyou
    Dear Sir/Madame, Thank you for your message, We have no twin rooms available on the 13th October however we could offer a Premier Double room sea vie..
    Answered on 9 October 2021
  • Is the breakfast a cooked breakfast or continental?
    We offer both
    Answered on 6 October 2020
  • Hello, I am looking for availability of a room with two beds Nov. 8-10. And if you cannot park on property, what options are there for parking?
    Thank you for your message. We have a Premier Double room availableon the 8th and 9th November for £129 per roor per night including breakfast. Public..
    Answered on 3 October 2022
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Hotel surroundings *
1 restaurant on site

    The Tianavaig Restaurant

    Cuisine: Chinese, British, Italian, Scottish, Thai, Local

    Open for: Lunch, Dinner

Facilities of The Royal Hotel
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • Live music/performance
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Kid meals Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Luggage storage
  • Fax/photocopying Additional charge
  • Packed lunches
  • Barber/beauty shop
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
  • Room service
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • 24-hour security
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

The Royal Hotel takes special requests - add in the next step!


15:30 - 23:00


08:00 - 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.

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

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa The Royal Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that The Royal Hotel does not have a lift. Ground floor rooms are available upon request.

Please note that all private and public areas are non smoking. A fine of 1 night's charge applies to anyone who is found to be or has been smoking in any of hotel rooms.

The parking is limited and operates on a first come, first served basis.

When booking for 4 rooms or more, different policies and additional supplements will apply.

FAQs about The Royal Hotel

  • Check-in at The Royal Hotel is from 15:30, and check-out is until 10:30.

  • The Royal Hotel is 250 yards from the centre of Portree.

  • The Royal Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • The Tianavaig Restaurant

  • Room options at The Royal Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Family

  • The Royal Hotel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Live music/performance
    • Live sport events (broadcast)

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

  • Guests staying at The Royal Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Royal Hotel by:

    • Bus 6h