Entries by Alison


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 […]

Eden Court Theatre Accommodation

Eden Court Theatre  – A Cultural Hotspot! Eden Court Theatre, the cultural hotspot of the Scottish Highlands, is a magical centre for performing arts.  It has a broad programme of art and entertainment to suit all tastes and all ages.  There’s something for all whether you’re in to stand-up comedy, opera, musicals or traditional Scottish […]

World Porridge Making Championships

World Porridge Making Championships took place this weekend in Carrbridge.  It was the 24th Annual Golden Spurtle World Porridge Making Championship, which happens each year in Carrbridge, Scotland since 1996.  Competitors from across the globe were there to fight for the coveted Golden Spurtle trophy and World Porridge Making Champion title. Congratulations go to Sweden’s Ellinor […]

Dog Walks around Inverness

Dog Walks around Inverness As a lucky dog owner we are very fortunate to live in an area surrounded by beautiful scenery and a tremendous choice of dog walks around Inverness.  Our Highland dog, Hector, enjoys regular trips to the Ness Islands, Inverness, which is just a few minutes walk from here.  He also loves […]

North Coast 500

North Coast 500 is a route of 516 miles of the most stunning coastal scenery in the highlands of Scotland.  It starts and ends in Inverness and takes in places like Ullapool, Durness, John O’Groats and Dornoch. Many visitors to the north don’t realise quite how much there is to see beyond Inverness but this […]

Bannerman B&B achieves 4 star status

Bannerman Achieves 4 Star Status We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded 4 star status by VisitScotland. Following the annual assessment by the tourist organisation, VisitScotland were pleased to upgrade our rating to 4 star. A great deal of work and investment in the property over the last 8 years has given […]

Highland Campervans – Freedom of the Road

Highland Campervans – Freedom of the Road For a great way to make the most of Scotland’s stunning scenery, hiring a campervan gives you access to every corner of the landscape. Providing both a means of transport and a bed for the night a campervan gives you the ultimate freedom of the road.  Hiring a […]

Bannerman’s New Bathrooms

Bannerman’s New Ensuite Bathrooms We’re proud to announce our remaining rooms, the Snug and the Eden rooms, now have completely refurbished ensuite bathrooms and are looking very smart in time for the forthcoming season.  This follows the upgrading of the other two rooms, Macintosh and Fraser last year.  Now all four rooms have new showers, […]

How to drink Whisky

How to drink whisky Do you need advice on the best way to appreciate whisky?  Have you always thought it looks like a good idea but you are confused about the dos and don’ts of whisky-drinking.  Here’s a fascinating article to help you.  It reminds us all that, as with most things in life, it’s not […]