About this listing
St. Benedict's Abbey is one of the finest old buildings in the north of Scotland with a fascinating history. It now provides a most exclusive holiday home in Scotland, known as The Highland Club.
-> SPECIAL OFFER for 5 & 6 nights are available!
The SCRIPTORIUM - once the secret 'writing room' of the monastery - forms now the very special framework of a unique one-bedroom-apartment on 2 floors with plenty of original features.
This is a self-catering APARTMENT for 2, one of the very few in the abbey totally detached from other apartments.
All facilities of The Highland Club available are included; like The Chapel Pool with sauna & steam room, The Club Lounge in the former refectory with full-sized snooker table, MiniGym, Tennis Court and so much more to explore!!!
Surrounded on three sides by water, the abbey is set on the southern end of Loch Ness in 20 acres of beautiful mature garden grounds which extend right down to the shoreline of Loch Ness; its just 40 minutes drive from the City of Inverness.
THE HIGHLAND CLUB -as part of the services for YOU - includes an heated indoor swimming POOL with steam room & sauna, a well equipped MiniGYM, a tennis court, badminton net, giant chess, BBQ-places, croquet lawn, outdoor table tennis and cricket pitch, and a Club Lounge with full sized snooker table (free WLAN connection!), also with the 'Boathouse' restaurant on site at the shores of Loch Ness... you will have a very enjoyable, luxury stay!
Free Wifi/WLAN access is NOW available within the apartment & a few steps away through the cloisters at The Highland Club Lounge as well...
Interaction with guests
You will be welcomed and served by ABBEY Management on site.
This is your chance to enjoy a very unique, luxury residential & holiday resort at one of the prime locations in Bonnie Scotland!
Exclusively for The Highland Club Scotland we hold a limited amount of passes for GOLF-Visitor-Membership of the 9-hole Fort Augustus Golf Course; £ 20 for the day pass and £ 30 for the full week.
--> Best is to let us know in advance which day(s) during your stay you like to have a pass reserved for you. You could as well decide on arrival with the risk no pass is available. Payment anyway is on site!
Inverness is you nearest town with airport, railway and bus station. The village of Fort Augustus is easy to reach by car and bus.
Private parking on site is included.
Other things to note
Please request Your Special Offer for a stay of 5 or 6 nights break and for more than 8 nights!
--> This most romantic and centrally positioned retreat is ideal for a LONGER STAY with so much to explore on your doorstep...plus West Coast & Isle of Skye, Malt Whisky Country, The North & Inverness!
Sorry, no pets and by law, smoking is not permitted!
I am living in Scotland since 1998 ... here we are running a B&B at a church and offering accommodation as well at a most stunning former abbey at famous Loch Ness ... especially the darker times of the year we are enjoying the special light of the island of La Palma, Canarias ... together with my partner Kris and our caretaker & friends we love to be part of a most exciting holiday, your trip to Scotland and/or to La Palma!
Ich lebe seit 1998 in Schottland. Dort betreiben wir ein B&B in einer Kirche und bieten auch eine ganz besondere Unterkunft in einer ehemaligen Abtei am Ufer des Loch Ness ... in den dunkleren Zeiten des Jahres sind wir auf der Insel La Palma, Canarias ... zusammen mit meinem Partner Kris, den Verwaltern & Freunden freuen wir uns darauf Teil eines wunderbaren Urlaubes sein zu duerfen, Eurer Reise nach Schottland und/oder nach La Palma!