Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Alness getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Alness with a stay in a private vacation home. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Alness

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Alness a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Royal Dornoch Golf Club (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Muir of Ord Golf Club (17 mi / 27.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Alness

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Alness is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ben Wyvis (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Falls of Shin (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • North Sutor Cliffs (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Dornoch Beach (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Beinn Dearg (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
  • Bellfield Park (21.3 mi / 34.2 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Alness

Fly into Inverness (INV), the closest airport, located 20 mi (32.2 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Alness Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Alness?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 152 vacation rentals near Alness. From 66 Houses to 15 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Alness for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Alness?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Alness. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Alness Station: 488 vacation rentals
  • Dalmore Distillery: 488 vacation rentals
  • Inverness Castle: 509 vacation rentals
  • Carbisdale Castle: 118 vacation rentals
  • Culloden Battlefield: 508 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Alness listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Alness?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 66 Houses in Alness. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Alness include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 15 rentals available
  • Cabins: 60 rentals available
  • Cottages: 60 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Alness?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 127 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Alness. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.