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Need to get in touch with The Lovat? Send us a message online, or call us on one of the numbers listed below.

Whether you want to enquire about vacancies or offer feedback on your stay with us, we`d love to hear from you.


The Kitchen
01456 490000
01456 366677
01456 490000

01456 459251

The Lovat management team

Caroline Gregory, Director
01456 459252, 07833 181390

Sean Kelly, Director
01456 459258, 07737 472515

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Gift Cards

The Lovat Gift Voucher

A gift card is a fantastic present for that special occasion.

Whatever the occasion, a gift card can be used for all hotel services - accommodation, a 5 course dinner in our Main Restaurant, a meal in the Brasserie or drinks at the Bar. The card can be used on any combination of services; it can be used more than once; and can even be topped up!

Your gift card is valid for two years from the gift receipt and can be loaded with a cash amount of your choice. The present comes complete with card and presentation box making it the perfect gift idea for a birthday or anniversary.

To purchase a gift card please contact us on 01456 490000 or, alternatively, please fill in the form.

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Details of our awards

The team at The Lovat is devoted to making sure all our guests have an unforgettable holiday in the Loch Ness area.  In recent years, our dedication has been rewarded with a string of awards and accolades from the Scottish hospitality industry – cementing our position as a leading Highlands’ hotel.

Call us on 01456 490000 to book a stay at our award-winning hotel or make a booking online.



AA Stars and Rosettes

3 Rosettes

The hotel achieves 4 star status ****, with 80% for service delivery and Head Chef, Sean Kelly have maintained the 3 AA rosettes for his cuisine.


Congratulations to 3 rosette Restaurant Station Road, that won Best Restaurant Experience at the Highlands & Islands Tourism Awards 2014.

food and drink awards

The hotel’s 3 rosette restaurant, Station Road, also won Best Restaurant of the Year at the Highlands & Islands Food & Drink Awards 2014

Congratulations to David MacDonald, our Sous Chef, who won 2nd place in the Young Highland Chef of the Year competition

The Lovat has been named as the 18th best place to work in the UK!



Best Employers in Hospitality Awards 2012 Scotland

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Catering in Scotland (CIS) Sustainable Hotel award


Carbon Trust Carbon Management Programme award


Caroline Gregory, short-listed for Female Director of the Year


Highlands and Islands Tourism Awards:

The Lovat – Developing People

Caroline Gregory – Young Ambassador of the Year

VisitScotland Gold Award for Exceptional Customer Care

Highlands and Islands Food and Drink Awards:

Caroline Gregory – Young Ambassador of the Year

The Lovat – Judges’ Recognition Award




Business Management of the Environment VIBES (Vision in Business for the Environment of Scotland) 2008

This is an award that emphasises the environmental performance of businesses and their efficient, sustainable use of resources. We are proud to have won!

Envirowise Award for Resource Efficiency

Read about our Envirowise award on our blog article: The Lovat in the News Fabulous & Under 30!


The Lovat restaurant is named as one of Scotland’s top 10  in Press & Journal

GTBS Silver

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