Macdonald Drumossie Hotel, Inverness – 4 Star

Set in nine acres of parkland with spectacular views over the Moray Firth, the listed art deco Macdonald Drumossie Hotel is an oasis of peace and elegance.

In close reach of several of the finest links golf courses in the world, this welcoming Highland destination is located ten minutes from Inverness centre. Perfectly positioned for the rich, local heritage of Culloden, Loch Ness and the Cairngorms, Macdonald Drumossie Hotel is perfect for a relaxing weekend break or a romantic wedding in true Scottish style.

Boasting some of the best conferencing facilities in the Highlands, our Inverness hotel is also ideal for business meetings and conferences.

After a busy day of leisure activities or business meetings, dine in our award-winning Grill Room Restaurant and wind down in the traditional comfort of The Lounge, before retreating to one of our stylish, soothing rooms.

Accommodations :

Experience the beauty of the Scottish Highlands from the comfort of your luxurious, peaceful room at Macdonald Drumossie Hotel. Appointed to the highest standard, enjoy traditional grandeur which comes with satellite television, a large comfortable bed and a spacious en-suite with separate bath and shower. For deluxe toiletries and even more space, upgrade to a Feature Room. Accessible Rooms and Family Rooms are also available on request.

Sleeps up to 2 adults

After a bracing day of golf, or hours spent exploring the beauty of Inverness-shire, retire to the haven of your Executive Room at Macdonald Drumossie Hotel. Sit back in the plush interior to watch a movie on the satellite TV, lounge in a comfortable armchair or sofa, or upload your photos of the Loch Ness Monster at the large desk! Get ready for the evening in the luxury en-suite, or just close the day with a long, soothing bubble bath.

Sleeps up to 2 Adults

Sharing all the comfort of our Executive Rooms but with extra features, Macdonald Drumossie Hotel’s Feature Rooms offer unique and luxurious accommodation in which to relax. Select from a choice of feature beds, from half-canopied to four-poster. Check email with complimentary wireless internet access, plan your sight-seeing at the large desk and pamper yourself with fine toiletries in the spacious en-suite. Ask about our Honeymoon Suite experience, a glorious feature of every Macdonald Drumossie Hotel wedding.

  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Arran Aromatics toiletries
  • Fruit bowl
Sleeps up to 2 adults and 2 children

Family comfort is on offer in our adaptable, spacious Family accommodation. Double and single bed options can cater for up to four guests. With an adjoining room available, make an inquiry and let us provide for your specific needs. With space outdoors to run around, and extensive indoor leisure activities nearby, fun family time is assured. Followed by a sound night’s sleep!

Sleeps up to 2 adults

Accessible Rooms at Macdonald Drumossie Hotel enjoy the same elegant comfort as our Executive Rooms, with extra space for easy wheelchair access. Located on the ground floor, these rooms feature handrails in the bathroom, walk-in showers, widened door frames and reachable switches. With satellite television and wireless internet access, it’s a true haven where you can relax and revive after all the activities of the day.

Dining :

Food is at the heart of our hospitality. Never less than excellent, your Highland stay offers hotel dining at its best. The Grill Room restaurant at Macdonald Drumossie Hotel has been awarded two prestigious AA Rosettes in recognition of the quality of its food and the impeccable standard of service. Looking for a casual bite? Our comfortable Lounge has an impressive light menu, and with views of the hotel’s manicured grounds, it’s perfect for pre-dinner drinks. Serving the freshest, quality produce, our menus offer an ever-growing range of organic food and drink – better for you and better for the environment. According to many, our breakfasts are the best for miles with freshly baked bread, comb honey and organic sausages.

Golf :

The Macdonald Drumossie Hotel is at the centre of some of the best golf courses in the world, making it an excellent location for a luxury golf break.We are just a short drive away from a number of Championship Links courses, allowing you to follow in the footsteps of legends and realize your golfing dreams.


There’s a reason our country enjoys so many magnificent Championship courses. The modern game of golf was believed to have originated in Scotland during the middle ages. By the 18th Century, the game was a national craze and was played in much the same format as today. By the 19th Century, our intrepid explorers and merchants had spread the ‘great game’ across the world, making golf one of our most famous exports.

The Scottish Highlands are rich in world-class courses that attract many avid golf fans each year. A number of these Scottish golf courses were first established in the 19thcentury and retain much of their Victorian charm and elegance. Join us for a golf break in Inverness to tick all these courses off your golfing “bucket list.”

Our Local Scottish Golf Courses

We have five local golf clubs that are within easy reach of our hotel, all of which are exquisite golf courses that attract a number of international visitors each year. Our dedicated golf co-ordinator is on hand to help you set up the ideal golf itinerary for the break of a lifetime.

Castle Stuart

One of the top three Scottish golf courses, Castle Stuart is also a Championship Links course that offers stunning views over the Moray Firth. This course was the location of the Scottish Open in 2011, 2012 and 2013, so playing here allows you to pit your performance against the sports finest players. Only 6.6 miles away from Inverness, Castle Stuart is just a short drive from our hotel.

Royal Dornoch

Royal Dornoch is consistently rated one of the best golf courses in the world and is high on many golfers “to play” lists. Ranking at number four in the top British Golf Course list,this magnificent course offers an unbeatable playing experience by the blue-grey waters of the Dornoch Firth. This one can’t be missed during your stay with us.

Nairn Golf Club

No golf break at The Kingsmills would be complete without a visit to the traditional Nairn Golf Club. Founded in 1887, this is one of Scotland’s finest golfing venues, offering a classic course in pristine condition. This beautiful Links course hugs the rugged coast of Moray Firth for the first seven holes before turning inland to provide a real challenge against the Scottish elements.

Inverness Golf Club

You can’t get much more local to our hotel than this. Inverness Golf Club is directly next to The Kingsmills Hotel, making it the course of choice for a quick afternoon round during your stay with us. Enjoy the lush fairways and breath-taking views from this classic Highlands course.

Nairn Dunbar Golf Club

Situated on the shores of the spectacular Moray Firth, Nairn Dunbar offers a Championship Links course that challenges players of all abilities. This course is fairly flat making it an excellent choice for players of varying fitness levels. Wind your way round the course, past waterways and dastardly ditches to enjoy this natural setting.

Spa & Fitness :

  • Spa Harmony & Serenity

    Revitalise, rejuvenate and relax at one of Macdonald Hotels’ 24 spa sanctuaries across the UK. We do our utmost to maximise the enjoyment of your stay, which is why we provide you with access to an array of luxurious spa treatments for a whole host of occasions, from relaxing spa breaks to luxury hen weekends.

    Vital Health & Wellbeing

    Enjoy the ultimate health club membership with lasting benefits at Macdonald Hotels. Our Health Club Membership includes access to all fitness facilities at our Vital – Health & Wellbeing Club. As a health club member, you will also have access to our experienced personal trainers, a full health screening and useful advice on lifestyle and nutrition to ensure that you’re getting the full benefits of your membership.

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