Dornoch Room Only Accommodation at The Steading
The Steading is a much sought after accommodation in Dornoch, because it combines thoughtful accommodation with good old fashioned hospitality. Besides this we also offer additional self catering rooms within nearby Balloan House and Balloan Cottage.
Set within a peaceful semi-rural location five minutes by car from Dornoch Championship Golf Course. Therefore it affords spectacular views across the Dornoch Firth to Struie Hill, the great Caledonian pinewoods and mountain ranges beyond. Our accommodation is designed for guests who seek tranquility and home comforts coupled with a five star experience.
The Steading is perfect for the continental and international visitor as it combines Scottish heritage, local history with rural location & vistas.
Luxury Self Catering Accommodation at Balloan House & Cottage
Luxury, clean accommodation combined with the freedom to eat where you want and when you want. Set within 50 metres of each other on the same estate, the two properties are nestled in woodlands with their own off street private car park and only a two minute walk into Dornoch. The Cottage and the house are for self catering only and have all the facilities required to make your stay perfect.
Our accommodation in Dornoch offers a full service Guest House. We provide a superb continental style SuperKing beds and can accommodate outside catering for groups requiring evening meals, we have an alcohol license, private secure parking, spectacular views from the lounges and dining room (groups only). We are in the most perfect location for those doing the NC500 as we are just off the route and we are just a 5 minute drive from the town of Dornoch. Ideally located outside of town in a semi rural location we are between several major golf courses including the world’s number 4 ranked course at Royal Dornoch.
Our purpose is to make your stay a special and memorable one. Please ask us to help with local reservations, airport pickups and taxi service to the golf course and town. Anything that will help make your stay more comfortable. If it’s in our power, we’re happy to help.
The Steading Dornoch has been lovingly restored from a 150 year old former grain store, perfectly in keeping with the natural landscape of the Highlands and using local materials. We designed the interior in a contemporary style to create a calm and homely experience.
Balloan House is our self catering property offering luxury, clean accommodation combined with the freedom to eat where you want and when you want. Set within 50 metres of each other on the same estate, the Balloan House and cottage are nestled in woodlands with their own off street private car park and only a two minute walk into Dornoch.
Balloan Cottage offers self catering accommodation for up to 6 people in 3 bedrooms (all en-suite) and have all the facilities required to make your stay perfect.
The cottage is pet friendly.
Why Choose The Steading?
Accommodation In Dornoch
The wild and rugged Dornoch coastline is closeby with its long windswept beaches, and scenic and woodland walks. The world-class Dornoch Championship Golf Course is five minutes away, Or why not hop in the car from The Steading and onto the north coast NC500 route? The Route 66 of Scotland! Cycle it or drive it, The Steading is the luxury pitstop for your journey. With our local knowledge we’ll help you plan your stay to perfection. Read More on things to See and Do in Dornoch
Home Away From Home
The Steading has been described as one of the best accommodations in Dornoch but most of all it is a peaceful retreat, ideal for guests seeking a relaxing break away from the hubbub of city life. We offer a noise-free environment, the very essence of calm serenity. As one guest described The Steading: “It’s like an art gallery without the pictures, the scene plays out through the gallery of windows, which capture everything that nature gives us. Everything in your room is designed to make you feel home away from home. Have a browse through our recent articles
You can be assured of a warm and friendly welcome at The Steading Accommodation Dornoch. Nothing is too much trouble. We want to make sure every detail of your stay here is just perfect. The Steading prides itself on attracting “like mined” people looking for a relaxing clean atmosphere, child free with spectacular views and surrounds. Those booking for two nights or more find the location and facilities to be exceptional considering its geographical location. So if you are looking for easy going people in and easy going atmosphere then look no further.
Transport and Electric Charging Points
The Steading has its own electric car charging points, one for Tesla and one for general use. In 2017 we were the most northern charging point for Tesla on mainland Britain. We were approached by Tesla Car Company to accommodate their clients request for car charging points on th NC500 and to have luxury pit stops on the way. We were quite happy to support the idea of going green and supporting a new industry so Tesla supplied us with the equipment for their cars and other electric cars and we paid to have them installed and maintained. The steading also has its own minibus, so for golfers wishing to visit several golf courses, why not reserve a driver and vehicle to take you around? Or perhaps you like history and want to visit Dunrobin castle or other cultural attractions? Hire us to take you around the sights of Dornoch. We can also arrange airport pickup and dropoff. Must be booked in advance, ask us for prices.