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Dolphin Bay Suites - Superb Seafront Apartment Right on the Beach near Inverness

Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Ground-floor 2 bedroom apartment, ideal for families & if stairs are a challenge

Seashell at the Dolphin Bay Suites is a ground-floor two bedroom apartment right beside the beach in a tranquil location in the centre of friendly, historic Ardersier village close to Inverness and perfect for exploring the Highlands.

Other 1, 2 & 3 bedroom apartments are also available at the Dolphin Bay Suites with breathtaking views across the inner Moray Firth.

Look at our Dolphin Bay Suites website or contact us direct for details.

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Our tranquil seafront setting and breathtaking views across the inner Moray Firth with its' wonderful wildlife and our great location with Inverness, Nairn, Fort George, Loch Ness, castles, dolphins, ospreys and golf on the doorstep make our holiday apartments unique for a holiday or shortbreak in a small, friendly, ancient highland village.

The apartments are new, spacious, warm and well equipped in a carefully restored historic building in the heart of the ancient village.

Each has one, two or three bedrooms, a large lounge with kitchenette, bathroom and verandah or patio to enjoy those wonderful views and sunsets across the inner Moray Firth to Inverness, the Black Isle, Chanonry Lighthouse, Great Glen (Loch Ness) and mountains beyond. The views are better above the ground-floor.

Seashell is our newest apartment.

It has a bedroom with a double bed and flatscreen TV

and a bedroom with twin single beds and a large TV

or a single electric adjustable bed, upright armchair, coffee table, reading lamp and large flatscreen TV.

There is a whirlpool bath in the bathroom with a shower above, grab rails and a bath-board.

It has an open-plan lounge, dining, kitchenette with a large flatscreen TV and a patio and direct wheelchair access to the lawns and a fold-down sofa-bed in the lounge.

It has extra-wide doors and corridors for wheelchairs and cots and highchairs are offered free of charge.

The views are better above the ground-floor.

More Details

Paul & Sally
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 6, 2017


Inverness Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Waterfront
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • wheelchair accessible
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • sound/bay fishing
  • tennis


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Dolphin Bay Suites - Superb Seafront Apartment Right on the Beach near Inverness
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews

Great location and very comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

We were greeted by the owner Paul and immediately felt welcome in Scotland. The apartment was well equipped with all the amenities. We slept well and the noise from other quests was not even apparent. We cannot wait to come back!

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Location near Inverness, Great Value for Time and Pounds Spent

  • 5 of 5

Paul is a delight to work and converse with and does his best to ensure you have a most pleasant and enlightening stay. His appartments are in a beautifully refurnished historical building with at least 3ft walls as looking at the window resesses will demonstrate. Very quiet location but the two pubs in the town will delight with food menu items as well. Town folk here were quite friendly and helpful.

The location is reccommended for bringing a car with you, but our family did quite well and affordably with bus rides into Inverness or local Taxis from Inverness. All day bus tickets for 3people = 18pds, Taxis from or to Inverness/ Colluden one way for less than 20pds(Avoid calling Narn taxis as they add a surcharge). You can book tours from the Visitor Center in town and we visited John O' Groats, Skye, Loch Ness, Black Isle, Fort George, Castle Cawdor. We would definately reccommed Dolphin Suites for anyone wanting a nice place to relax after a day out touring. The Fish and Chips truck at the Spar on Tuesday was a great treat and a not to miss if you are in the area. Fresh off the boat fish that draws a crowd from the locals.

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely, affordable, well-appointed apartment.

  • 5 of 5

Four of us stayed at the Dolphin Bay Suites for a week - a mix of business (two of the group were involved in the Highlands Military Tattoo) and pleasure. On arrival, we were upgraded to a top floor apartment. The place was immaculately clean and had everything you could need for a comfortable week. The only thing that is a slight drawback is that there is no soundproofing between apartments and you can often hear guests in other apartments (and I assume they could hear us.) Paul and Sally are warm, welcoming, and responsive - wonderful hosts. The location is perfect for exploring, but you really need a car if you want to see any sights in the area. The view of Moray Firth from the Dolphin Bay Suites is a wonderful bonus. The proximity to the pub and shops is also a plus. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Sehr schöne, geräumige Wohnung. Sehr gepflegt. Alles vorhanden, was man braucht. Sehr nette, hilfsbereite Vermieter, die gerne Insider-Tipps für Unternehmungen in die nähere Umgebung geben.

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
5 Kilometres
Nearest Train
12 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
50 Kilometres
Car: recommended

Right on the beach and in the centre of the historic village close to Inverness


Rates & Availability

Inverness Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Wed 13 Sept x 3 nts No5
Sep 13 2017 - Sep 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
Sat 23 Sept x 5 nts
Sep 23 2017 - Sep 27 2017
4 night minimum stay
Oct 23 2017 - Oct 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
November & December
Oct 30 2017 - Dec 22 2017
7 night minimum stay
Christmas and New Year
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 7 2018
4 night minimum stay
January 2017
Jan 8 2018 - Feb 9 2018
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Prices are for apartments (not per person) and include just about everything,
linens, towels, electricity, heating, wifi, bikes, taxes, cot, cotlinen and highchair.

We are allergy friendly so sorry, no pets
and we ask smokers to only smoke outside on their verandas.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.