The Overscaig House Hotel


The Overscaig House Hotel, Loch Shin, By Lairg, IV27 4NY

    The Overscaig has operated as a hotel for over 150 years. Previously a drovers' inn and coach stop it became a shooting and fishing lodge in the 1850s. Today it caters those wishing to relax in one of Europe's last great wilderness areas.

    The Oversraig House Hotel with stupendous views of Loch Shin and Ben More Assynt  provides  good  quality food using fresh produce whenever possible within sumptious, comfortable and relaxed surroundings. Our menu has a varied theme and caters for most dietary requirements. We have been awarded Taste our Scotland.

    "The service and presentation were of a good standard, professional, friendly and enthusiastic. The conservatory and terrace with its views has a homely feel , a warm welcome with quality cuisine to match."

    The Overscaig has 8 modern en-suite bedrooms all with tea/coffee making facilities. Most rooms have TV/DVD and loch views. The hotel has both bar & restaurant, which are open to the public, as well as a residents lounge. We serve local organic produce in both restaurant and bar and our Chef creates dishes in a contemporary style with the best of Highland ingredients. A truly warm Highland welcome in one of Europe's last wilderness areas.



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    Opening Times
    2016 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016

    The Overscaig is a seasonal hotel opening from May to the end of September.

    Best for

    • Outstanding Views
    • Romantic Meals
    • Whisky Selection
    • Wine By The Glass


    • Highchair Available

    Dietary Options

    • Dietary needs can be accomodated


    • No Smoking Permitted


    • Rural Location


    • Bike Storage Available
    • Free Parking On-Site


    • Patio/Beer Garden
    • Vegetarian

    Cuisine Types

    • Fish & Seafood
    • Scottish
    • Vegetarian/Vegan


    • Fireplace
    • Toilets

    Leisure Facilities

    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • Cash
    • Cheque
    • Debit Card
    • Electron
    • Maestro Card
    • Mastercard
    • Solo Card
    • VISA Card

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