Dornoch is situated in the Highlands of Scotland, in Sutherland, on the East Coast and on the northern shore of the Dornoch Firth, which then opens up to the Moray Firth.
You’ll find a tranquil location, with stunning scenery and sunny climate. There’s miles of beautiful beaches along the coast. And of course, something Dornoch is very famous for is the golf course. Royal Dornoch’s Championship Course is ranked 5th best in the world.
There’s many other golf courses in the area to try, as well as plenty of sightseeing and historic buildings. From Dornoch Cathedral to stunning Dunrobin Castle.
Dornoch itself has a wide selection of accommodation for a weekend break or just a short stay. If you’re looking for a romantic or luxury weekend break you may wish to consider the Links House Hotel or Dornoch Castle Hotel. Looking for a short family break or bargain weekend break? – then there’s a wide choice of self-catering and bed and breakfast accommodation. There’s also spectacular camping and caravan sites right on the famous beaches.
Holiday deals can be found but be warned, the area is very popular with tourists in the high season, many who having found this wonderful area, keep coming back year after year. Dornoch has a reputation for making visitors very welcome and right at home.
If you’re just passing through, maybe driving, riding or cycling the growing in popularity and increasingly famous North Coast 500 (NC 500 – Scotland’s answer to America’s Route 66); the stunningly attractive route around the top of Scotland; then you should find accommodation and restaurants to suit your budget and needs.
If flying is your chosen method of transport, or train, then Inverness is the major hub from which you can easily reach Dornoch and the surrounding area.
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