See our Code of Ethics for more information. Note that as far as we can tell, a two night minimum stay applies for most rooms, a change from when we visited for one night. We’re sure there are many more excellent accommodation options of course, but these are ones we can recommend based on our own travel experiences so far. If you wanted to continue your Scottish road trip adventure beyond the NC500, and add on these locations for a few more days of exploration, we can recommend the Creag Dubh Bed and Breakfast as a great option between the NC500 and the Isle of Skye. : Pets not allowed Our Favourite Bed and Breakfast Accommodation on the North Coast 500. : Pets not allowed In fact the North Coast 500 has only been in existence since 2015. For each property we’ve put an indicated price or price range, based on two adults sharing a room. However, we would urge you not to rush the NC500. We are travelling to north of Scotland in late November/early December. And we were very glad we did. Price: From around £80 per night with breakfast for two sharing.~ They also put together an excellent home cooked breakfast using locally sourced ingredients, with many items such as the jams and marmalades being homemade. It’s about a 10 minute drive from Dornoch. Our next four B&B’s are located in or near Ullapool, the largest town on the west coast of the North Coast 500. Adult only campsites near the North Coast 500. We also loved meeting their herd of Highland Coos which they have on site – a highlight of our North Coast 500 adventure. There are two rooms available, a twin and a double. Book Here: Click here to book Thrumster House. Kind Regards Brian & Lynne. Book well in advance. Of the rooms, three offer gorgeous views over the loch, and one offers garden views. Book Here: Click here to book the Old School House. Price: In the region of £100 per night with breakfast for two sharing We are planning to arrive at Inverness on Friday & staying the night B4 we set off on this fantastic road trip. Address: Torridon, Achnasheen IV22 2EY Supplies can be challenging to get, WiFi can be temperamental, and if you are used to travelling in a country like the USA for example, room sizes are likely to be smaller than you are used to in general. I’ve had a look at your 7 day itinerary and will start planning. High spec furnishings with luxurious beds for a good night sleep. Have you ever stayed in an unforgettable Airbnb? Note that most properties will be more expensive in the peak summer months, and may have lower rates in the off season (generally October to March). Only a few miles away is the Balnagown estate which has good opportunities to explore the outdoors with dedic… Book Here: Click here to book Invernevis B&B. If you decide to spend a little bit of time on the Black Isle, or don’t feel like driving too far on your first day, then we can recommend a stop at the Factor’s House. Snow and ice is definitely a possibility at that time of year, and whilst the roads do get treated and cleared regularly, you’ll want to drive to the conditions. Subscribe to our monthly Newsletter where we share our latest travel news and tips. We recommend comparing prices across a range of providers using a service like Motorhome Republic. Be aware that prices vary through the year, with the busier month of May – August generally having higher prices than the off-season months. Book Here: Click here to book Creag Dubh B&B. As well as the two rooms, guests have use of the lounge, which on cooler days is warmed up by a log burning stove. It sure is stunning! Click here to book Broomview Cottage on AirBnB, Click here to book Braemore Square Country House B&B, where to book holiday cottages and rentals in the UK, The North Coast 500 has a lot of single track roads – see our advice for, If you’ve never driven in the UK before, see our guide to, If you’re driving the North Coast 500 as part of a longer visit to the UK, check out some of our other guides to both, Looking for more road trip inspiration? You’ll have access to the main house for facilities which is a short walk away. We’ve included booking links for all the properties we’ve shared and a guideline price for each. A magical sanctuary for your next weekend escape. North Coast 500 accommodation books up fast as the route rises in popularity so it’s best to book well in advance especially if you are traveling between May-October. We’ve always enjoyed chatting with B&B owners along the route, and sometimes we’ll drop in to a previous B&B for a chat when we’re driving the route – even if we’re not staying over! Attention to detail is the name of the game here, with no detail overlooked. For example, there are many AirBnB properties all around the NC500, which can be a good option – especially in the towns and cities like Inverness. This luxurious apartment in Edinburgh. Strathview Lodge is another good option near Dornoch, and would be particularly suited to birdwatchers as it’s very close to the Loch Fleet Nature Reserve. Breakfast is excellent, rooms are all en-suite, and there’s wi-fi throughout, as well as free parking on site. There are two types of accommodation available – four self catering apartments, and two B&B style en-suite rooms that come with breakfast. We definitely think a green approach is something to support, and love that this is a focus of the owners. There's nothing quite like the freedom of the long open road. Note, cash only. Price: From around £80 per night with breakfast for two sharing. We also really liked that breakfast is served in your room, with a full cooked breakfast available which is brought to the table in your room. If you want to avoid the crowds on what has become a very popular driving route in Scotland, as well as take advantage of better availability (and often lower prices) on accommodation, we can very much recommend driving the NC500 out of season. Comfortable Highland Home on The North Coast 500 ... Lovely views from the front of the house to the North Sea with seating area in the garden to take in the view. I love the quirky decor and magical lighting. We can also recommend checking out Spaceships for camper rental, you can check their prices here. We’ve stayed at a great many B&B’s along the North Coast 500 route in order to find our favourites, and we’ve put them together in this list below. Book Here: Click here to book Westlea House. Address: Strath, Gairloch IV21 2BZ Price: £80 per night with breakfast for two sharing. Torridon we’d say the Torridon Inn would be our pick. We loved our stay here, although the rustic old-world charm might not be for everyone. Reconnect with nature and live out your childhood fantasies while you camp in the trees. Hope you are well, myself , my wife along with my wonderful Staffordshire bull terrier are contemplating over a 7/14 day holiday during the month of October 2021, are wanting to travel this wonderful NC500 route . We’ve also included information on which properties accept dogs along the NC500, as many do not, whilst some only accept dogs via prior arrangement. Address: Braemore Square Country House, Lochbroom, Garve IV23 2RX You’ll likely be welcomed by homemade cake and a cup of tea, and you’ll have the option of a full Scottish breakfast, or a lighter continental. The North Coast 500 has become very popular, especially in the summer months. Built by Jamaica Cottage Shop, this tiny house sleeps up to 5 guests. However, we were supposed to stay here once, but a booking error on our part meant that there wasn’t availability. The North Coast 500 has become very popular, especially in the summer months.