Category Archives: Things to do

Spring is in the air! What’s on in Inverness?

Spring is coming and it’s an exciting time. Nature is waking up and bursting into bloom. So, it’s the perfect time to visit us here in Inverness to enjoy the stunning surroundings of the Scottish Highlands. There’s lots to do in the city too. Let’s take a look at what’s on in Inverness this spring […]

Valentine’s in the Scottish Highlands

The Scottish Highlands is the most beautiful and romantic place for a special Valentine’s getaway. If you’re looking for a Valentine’s gift to impress this year, treat the one you love to our fantastic Valentine’s Break at The Kingsmills, our luxury hotel in Inverness. Enjoy a little Highland Fling this February! Valentine’s Getaway in the […]

Things to do in Inverness this Winter

Winter is well and truly upon us, and what better time to visit Inverness than during its beautiful wintry glory? Here, you’ll find snow-capped landscapes, glistening Loch Ness waters and soaring pine trees that make up the perfect winter scene. At Kingsmills Hotel, our January sale provides the perfect excuse for you to visit our […]

Naughty Or Nice Christmas Cocktails for a very Merry Christmas

Christmas comes but once a year. And since ’tis the season to be jolly, we thought it only fitting we help you put that festive spring in your step by wrapping up some of our favourite cocktails this season. So if you are thinking of spending this Christmas in Inverness, join us for some naughty […]

3 Things We Love About Visiting Urquhart Castle

Urquhart Castle is perhaps one of the most iconic attractions in all of Inverness and Loch Ness. Once a mighty fortress protecting the north from raiders and invaders, the ancient ruins and forgotten battlefields tell the story of strife, struggle and war in the heart of the Scottish Highlands. For centuries the Castle has been […]

5 Great Summer Holiday Ideas In And Around Inverness

Summer time is family fun time. So for anyone spending their summer holidays in Inverness, we’ve put together a list of summer holiday ideas in Inverness and the surrounding Highlands packed full of things to do with the kids, great kids days out and summer holiday activities for kids of all ages. 1. Highland Aviation […]

Loch And Load: Things To Do In Loch Ness During Your Next Inverness Holiday

What’s a holiday in Inverness without exploring the mighty Loch Ness? With monster myths and ancient legends, no other place in all the world can boast a more magical, mysterious heritage. It’s a place of wonder and curiosity. A place where history and legend meet. A place that feeds the imagination. In short, it is […]

On Location: Starring Famous Places Near Inverness

With our beautiful scenery and enchanting villages, the Scottish Highlands have seen their fair share of big screen productions. Braveheart, Macbeth and Disney’s Brave have all shared the spotlight with the Scottish Highlands. And the magical Glenfinnan Viaduct will forever be known as the path the Hogwarts Express travelled en route to everyone’s favourite school […]