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


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01456 490000
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01456 459251

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Caroline Gregory, Director
01456 459252, 07833 181390

Sean Kelly, Director
01456 459258, 07737 472515

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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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Outdoor activities near The Lovat, Loch Ness

When you stay at our Highlands’ hotel, you’ll find a wide selection of outdoor sports on offer in the vicinity.

Browse what’s available below or call us on 01456 490000 for more detailed information. You can also book your room at The Lovat online.

Highland Activities

A fantastic selection of activities is on offer here, whether you are looking for activities on the mild or wild side of life. All staff are highly experienced and qualified instructors in their relevant field giving you a safe, fun and memorable experience. Water based activities include white water rafting, canyoning, canoeing, kayaking and water skiing. Land based activities include quad biking, clay pigeon shooting, 4×4 driving, air rifle shooting, paintball and archery.

Boot N Paddles

An outdoor adventure activity company based out of Inverness and Aviemore in the Highlands of Scotland. There is provision of courses, instruction, holidays and fun days in outdoor pursuits including archery, sea kayaking, open canoeing, winter skills, mountain biking, hill walking, summer and winter mountaineering, climbing, abseiling, gorge walking, gorge swimming and WoW Balls. They also cater for stag parties and hen parties, organise mini Scottish Highland Games and Scottish Wildlife Holidays. click here.

Ness e’bikes 

If your looking for a way to enjoy the outdoors, you cant go wrong with these. With a little extra help from these electric bikes you will be able to take in the scenery that Fort Augustus has to offer, from the Caledonian Canal to Jenkins Park Forest you can make the most of they day with help along the way.


Ace Adventures

Ace Adventures is a specialist rafting company based just outside the town of Forres on the banks of the river. In addition to rafting there is gorge walking, canyoning, kayaking and canoeing in safe inflatable craft on sections of river up to class 3. Ace also offer quad bikes, go kart, laser combat and paintball bookings all from within Moray.

For guests of The Lovat, a 10% discount is available on all rafting bookings.

Aviemore and Cairngorms

There are many attractions in the Aviemore and Cairngorms area catering for all ages and all weather, including skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking, white water rafting and hiking. You may also get to see a range of wildlife, from otters, badgers, pine martens and Scottish wildcat to vast herds of red deer, all of Britain’s grouse species, the protected red squirrel, eagles, falcons, buzzards and osprey.

Aberchalder Estate

The estate covers some 30,000 acres on either side of the Caledonian Canal in the West Highlands of Scotland. This sporting estate offers country sports and holiday accommodation in a traditional hunting lodge and holiday cottage throughout the year.

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