Some of our most sought-after nearby activities
The tiny village of Fort Augustus has something for everyone, keeping even the most energetic or leisurely occupied.
Whatever your interests, you’ll find plenty to keep your busy when you book a stay at The Lovat. Call us on 01456 490000 for more details.
Loch Ness boat trips
The closest boat trip can be taken from Fort Augustus itself, at the base of the canal gates. The Royal Scot has been custom designed specifically for sailing on Loch Ness, and even boasts flat screen TV across the vessel with underwater views. Watch out for Nessie!
Other boat trips depart near Inverness – Jacobite Cruises and Loch Ness Cruises.
Loch Ness golf
If you want to add a new dimension to your game then try the Fort Augustus golf course, which is within easy walking distance of the Lovat. On this scenic ground, the sheep are the marshals – so watch where your ball is heading!
Pulse-racing activities near Loch Ness
The nearby Nevis Range has a great array of adrenaline-pumping activities on offer, including mountain biking, skiing and snowboarding.
If you like the cold but prefer to be indoors then try the amazing climbing wall and ice wall at the award winning Ice Factor near Fort William.
Want more information on outdoor pursuits? Scotland Outdoors Magazine could have the details you’re looking for.
Tour the Isle of Skye with Travel Skye
Travel Skye offers day tours to the Isle of Skye taking in some of the most beautiful Scottish Scenery in one day. Speak direct with Travel Skye and they may be able to arrange pick up from The Lovat so you can enjoy a day of sightseeing, visiting castles and shopping before returning to us for dinner!
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