AC Hotels Opens First Scottish Property In Inverness 

The AC Hotel by Marriott Inverness has now opened its doors, marking the brand’s debut in Scotland. The four-story hotel will be the largest in the city, with 191 bedrooms showcasing the brand’s contemporary design, natural tones, and richly textured finishes. AC Lounge, a signature European-inspired restaurant, will serve classics with a local touch, and small bites.

The all-day restaurant will have 60 seats as well as a riverside terrace for outdoor dining available for 30 guests, set to be a hot spot for guests and locals alike. Guests staying at the hotel have access to a well-equipped 24-hour fitness centre with floor-to-ceiling windows boasting weights and cardio equipment.

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The brand’s signature offerings include the signature AC Lounge®, which transitions from a space to relax or work during the day into a social bar and restaurant at night offering expertly made cocktails including a locally inspired gin tonic, and local craft beers, complete with a cosy fireplace.

The hotel has over 150 king rooms, including accessible ones, and 30 twins with either river views across to the Black Isle for several miles or city views. Each guest room offers sleek desks, open closets and integrated bathrooms with an added sensory experience for guests who would like a lavender turndown.

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