Knockomie Hotel, Forres, Moray, IV36 2SG
Knockomie Hotel is an award-winning country house hotel built in 1821 that is near Inverness and Loch Ness and boasts free Wi-Fi in all areas free parking over 100 whiskies and is near 18 golf courses ...more
Knockomie Hotel is an award-winning country house hotel built in 1821 that is near Inverness and Loch Ness and boasts free Wi-Fi in all areas free parking over 100 whiskies and is near 18 golf courses. Set in four acres of gardens this family-run award-winning country hotel was built in 1821 and is located south of Forres on the A940 just 40 minutes from Inverness Airport. Knockomie Hotel is amongst a new generation of romantic luxury Scottish Highland Hotels providing friendly honest and unstuffy service. Situated four miles from the Moray coast and the world-famous village of Findhorn Knockomie is perfectly placed in intimate surroundings for a relaxing and special break. For a truly luxurious Scottish experience relax and enjoy the sanctuary of the 15 individually styled and furnished bedrooms. Some feature patio doors leading out into the garden while others offer traditional tartan fabrics and scandanavian theme or even a taste of the orient. Many rooms boast views towards Forres the gardens or the quiet wooded area at found to the rear of the hotel however all rooms offer the same quality finish and comforting features to make your stay a peaceful one. /p Only the best of local Highland produce is used in Knockomie Hotel s well-renowned restaurant The Grill Room . The menu celebrates everything Scottish and offers special menus to compliment the changing seasons. Dining is complemented by the extensive wines on offer in the restaurant where you are sure to find the perfect accompaniment to any meal. If you like to relax with a drink after your evening meal The Malt Library offers over 100 Whiskies that pay testament to the superb range and quality of the region s distillery. The bar also offers an excellent choice of beers wines and spirits as well as teas and coffees to suite any taste. /p A wealth of activities await guests in the local area including the scenic River Nairl the Cairngorm National Park the mysterious Loch Ness and many Castles and Forts. The region known as Speyside is also one of the greatest whisky producing regions in the world and as such boasts a large number of distilleries to tour. There are 18 excellent golf courses to enjoy in the surrounding area including Elgin Forres Nairn Moray and Royal Dornoch ensuring that there is a wide range of pursuits for all tastes.