Entries by Alison

Haggis … for breakfast?

Haggis … for breakfast? … not sure about that.  Sometimes I’m asked why I don’t have haggis on the breakfast menu at Bannerman Bed and Breakfast.  The simple answer is, most Scottish people don’t eat haggis for breakfast.  It is more likely a dish we would have for dinner rather than breakfast.  I know that […]

Autumn break in the Scottish Highlands

Autumn break in the Scottish Highlands If you’re feeling in need of a break this autumn but stuck for ideas have a look at this.  It’s an ebook produced by VisitScotland.  It’s packed full of ideas for activities to take in the best of Scotland’s beautiful landscapes. As the number of tourists exploring the Highlands […]

Accommodation for the Single Traveller in Inverness

                It can be challenging finding accommodation for the single traveller in Inverness during the summer season.  Although there are hundreds of places to stay, the summer months are very busy.  It can turn out to be  very expensive when you travel alone.  Most hotels have double rooms […]

Why stay in Inverness?

If you’re wondering why stay in Inverness, here’s just a few ideas to help you decide why it’s an essential stop.  From talking to many guests who come to stay in Inverness I’ve realised people have all sorts of ideas about Inverness before they get here.  The majority love it and and would say it’s […]

A great place to stay in Inverness

          Inverness, the capital of the Scottish Highlands, is a thriving tourist town.  With iconic places of interest nearby, like Loch Ness and Culloden Battlefield, Inverness is a must-visit destination.  If you’re taking a trip to Scotland, Bannerman Bed and Breakfast is a great place to stay in Inverness. Comfortable Ensuite Bedrooms […]

New ways to book Bannerman Bed and Breakfast

New Ways to Book Bannerman Bed and Breakfast When you look online at hotel accommodation do you get overwhelmed with all the choice?  Are you going to make the right decision?  Will it be cheaper somewhere else or will it be cheaper if I wait? To help you plan ahead and get organised we’ve introduced […]

Top Tips for Choosing your Holiday Accommodation

Eilean Donan Castle by Brian A Jackson on Envato A bed and breakfast owner’s top tips for choosing your holiday accommodation. As the season is hotting up and visitor numbers are increasing it can be difficult to find suitable accommodation in Inverness.  Particularly when there’s an event or concert taking place demand can be very […]

Inverness – the destination for all Outlander Fans

Inverness – the destination for all Outlander fans Outlander fans don’t need me to tell them that Inverness is a key destination for all Outlander fans, readers and viewers alike.  In the unlikely event the story has passed you by, let me set the scene.  In 1946, after WWII, a young English woman called Claire […]


What’s On in Inverness this summer

What’s On In Inverness This Summer As usual we’re expecting a busy summer in the Highland capital, Inverness.  The clocks have changed and the days are noticeably longer.  Tourist attractions have dusted off their summer timetables and Scottish castles get ready to open their doors for the summer season.  We are lucky to have a […]

Breakfast Menu 2018

Breakfast Menu 2018 Now that we’re preparing for a busy season ahead, we’re ready to launch our updated breakfast menu for 2018. When you’re away from home with full days of travelling or sightseeing it’s great to start the day with a tasty breakfast.  We like to provide options for all tastes whether you want […]