Deer Lodge for 22 - 24 guests
  • Scotland
  • Highlands
  • Self Catering
  • Sleeps 22 - 25
  • Bedrooms 11
  • Beds 22
  • Dining For 40

  • Hen Party Friendly
  • Stag Party Friendly
  • Pet Friendly
  • Accessible Friendly

Deer Lodge - Scottish Highlands

Sleeps 22 - 24 guests

Take in the beauty and elegance of the Scottish Highlands at this exceptional 4-star country house venue recognized by Visit Scotland. Deer Lodge is a luxury large group accommodation near Ross-shire fitted with 11 bedrooms, 22-bed spaces, 2 main reception rooms. The untouched landscape of the Highlands is recognizable around the world and you’ll have the chance to be right within the spectacular scenery and enjoy the comfort and warmth of the Victorian country house. This ideal celebration and family accommodation in the Highlands has the space and luxury features you need for a relaxing getaway during any time of year. This beautiful venue in the Highlands also has a huge ballroom which can be rented out as an extra feature and will also provide you with groundfloor bathrooms.

Discover the perfectly undisrupted views of rolling hills, mountain lochs and an abundance of wildlife that make this region so iconic. Located in the historic county of Ross-shire, between Inverness-shire and Sutherland, Deer Lodge is one of the few large group venues situated within the heart of the Highlands yet right within reach of the main attractions and sights.  With an unbeatable location, this luxury country house is only a 1-hour drive to Skye, under an hour to Ullapool or Gairloch and about 50 min to Inverness, the highlands capital, giving you the best of both worlds. After a long day of exploration, recover by soaking in the spa bathtubs and relaxing next to the warm crackling fireplace.

Dining & Reception Rooms

This large group holiday rental in the Highlands is home to an exceptional on-site restaurant. Treat yourself to a delicious catered dinner or afternoon tea. When booking Deer Lodge, Guests will have the option to dine in the on-site restaurant or have exclusive use of the kitchen for self-catering needs. A bar is also available with draft beer tap on-site and a lovely selection of wine. Sit out on the terrace and the enjoy a glass of famous Scottish whiskey.  With your stay, you will always have exclusive use of both the kitchen and restaurant for private dining experiences. The restaurant and dining area is finished with beautiful furniture, decorative details, large bright windows and can seat up to 40 guests.

Deer Lodge has 2 main reception rooms fitted with comfortable and spacious seating areas. This layout makes an ideal space for conferences, meetings and corporate events. The main reception room at this large group accommodation near Ross-shire can fit up to 40 delegates and the additional reception rooms can be used for private meeting spaces and smaller events. Deer Lodge is an excellent venue for corporate events, team building, and company retreats. Enquire for any questions regarding space, materials or additional needs. 

For bigger events you can consider adding on the large ballroom which is attached to the house and will also provide you and your guests with downstairs bathrooms.

Bedrooms

After a long day of activities and exploration, rest and relax in the comfortable and luxurious bedrooms found at this large group venue in the highlands. Deer Lodge houses 11 spacious en-suite bedrooms and fits 22 cosy beds. Each room comes with a private bathroom, fresh linens, comfortable mattress, and traditional country house furnishings. Many of the bedrooms are fitted with a spa bath, perfect for soaking in after the long days of exploration.

These charming bedrooms are organized as follows:

  • 2 single en-suite bedrooms
  • 2 twin en-suite bedrooms
  • 6 double en-suite bedrooms
  • 1 family en-suite bedroom ( 1 double bed and 2 single beds)

If extra space is required, a separate courtyard suite can be reserved at an additional cost. This large double bedded suite comes with its own entrance and is attached to the side of the main house. For further accommodation needs, including special assistance or additional space, please contact us.

Winter Holidays

Nothing is quite as magical as the untouched snowfall and winter months of the Highlands. Make the holidays extra special by spending Christmas or New Years at this beautiful Victorian large group accommodation in Ross-shire.  The central heating units, restored fireplaces, and spa bathtubs will keep you cosy, comfortable and extremely warm while you peak through the frosted windows and watch the winter snowfall under the crystal chandeliers. Experience a wonderful atmosphere and recreate the nostalgia of the original 1900's lodge, with the luxuries and amenities of the modern day. Additional services, such as private chef services, guided tours and clay pigeon shooting, can be provided to make your holiday even more relaxing. An additional winter package is also available. During the Christmas season, you and your guests will be greeted with an incredible, lush, Victorian style Christmas tree at the entrance, giving you and your guests the magical feeling of the holidays.

Activities & Celebrations

There are plenty of activities available on and off-site at this lovely large group holiday rental in the Highlands. The picturesque and romantic backgrounds of the highlands make a stunning setting to hold your upcoming wedding or reception. Home to historic castles and breathtaking landscapes the Highlands is the perfect location for a fairytale wedding. In Scotland, wedding licenses are not needed.  Deer Lodge is an exceptional venue to host any special occasion or event. The spacious house makes it comfortable to host large groups, families and friends providing each guest with the comfort of a personal bathroom and comfortable beds. Host your next family get together, weekend getaway, birthday or hen do celebration at this amazing holiday rental in the highlands.

Take part in one of the many activities available on and off site. Apart from the wonderful nature, Scotland is well known for an abundance of activities such as golf, rafting, hiking, biking, stalking boating and much more! Explore the multitude of outdoor activities right at your doorstep. Check out our list of activity providers on our activities and ideas page for inspiration.

Accessibility

Unfortunately, Deer Lodge is not accessible.

Equipment :
  •  Internet Connection
  •  Wi-Fi Connection
Features :Not Available

Find below a list of activities and ideas that you can bring either to your Party House or do in the local area, for more detailed information on each visit our Activities and Ideas page.

On Site:
  •  4 X 4 Driving
  •  Cocktail Making
  •  Life Drawing
  •  Murder Mystery
  •  Quad Biking
  •  Wine Tasting
Off Site:
  •  4 x 4 Driving
  •  Abseiling
  •  Archery
  •  Boating
  •  Clay Pigeon Shooting
  •  Climbing Wall
  •  Cocktail Making
  •  Cycling
  •  Fishing - Fly
  •  Fishing - Sea
  •  Go-Karting
  •  Golf Courses
  •  Gym
  •  Hiking
  •  Laser clay shooting
  •  Mountain Biking
  •  Murder Mystery
  •  Off Road Karting
  •  Quad Biking
  •  Rock Climbing
  •  Swimming
  •  Walking
  •  Water Rafting
  •  Windsurfing
  •  Wine Tasting

Deer Lodge for 22 - 24 guests

A890, Achnasheen, Highlands, IV22 2EJ, , Highlands, Scotland, UK

Closest Train Station :

Achnasheen - 2 miles

Closest Airport :

Inverness Airport - 74 miles

Annie G

This is our second visit to Deer Lodge and there will be plenty more. It is the most beautiful hotel, run by a lovely family. The wildlife and stags in the garden are amazing. We love the restaurant and it has great food a great bar and very friendly. Beautiful setting. This is the best of Scotland

02/2019
Dean R.

Arrived at this beautiful country lodge mid-week and it was absolutely perfect. Cosy, welcoming, clean, tranquil. A home away from home feel. Great value for money hotel. Booking again for next week to do some more hills.

11/2018
May L.

What a treat. Quite an experience to stay here. Lovely staff, fantastic country house in great state and great rooms. We felt completely relaxed. We also had an amazing dinner and breakfast at the restaurant. Would have loved to stay longer!

06/2018