Sydney House B&B, Cromarty, Black Isle

Comfortable en-suite B&B accommodation in the heart of Cromarty on the Black Isle




We now have the addition of our lovely self-catering property The Old Shoe Shop open for bookings. 

Welcome to Sydney House Bed & Breakfast in Cromarty, run by Alasdair & Shirley Matheson.

Cromarty is known as one of the best preserved historic towns in the Highlands.  Sydney House is a traditional Georgian House, built in 1849. It was originally known as “Watt’s Temperance Hotel”. Sydney House has been renovated to a high standard. Great care has been taken to provide comfortable furnishing in the guest rooms, all of which are en-suite.

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Sydney House offers warm, comfortable en-suite rooms with tea and coffee making facilities, hairdryers, Wi-Fi access and digital TV's with DVD players. Enjoy your full Scottish breakfast by the coal fire in the dining room. Breakfast is cooked to order with all ingredients being locally sourced. If you have special dietary requirements please let us know when you book. We do not allow smoking. Sorry, but we are unable to accommodate pets.


Cromarty is a great wee place to wander around and take in the scenery. There are independent shops such as the Cromarty Pottery, The Cromarty Cheese Shop and Ingrid's House. There is also a small range of places to stop and have a coffee or something to eat.

Cromarty is a short drive from the Highland Capital of Inverness. It is an ideal spot to base your Highland holiday. Whatever you are looking for, whether it be the great outdoors, castles, distilleries or just peace and quiet, you will find it here. There are lots of opportunities for dolphin watching, birdwatching, hill walking, fishing and golfing all set in a backdrop of beautiful scenery.

As a base for your holiday you can explore the Highlands. Day trips within easy reach include Loch Ness, Culloden Battlefield, Dunrobin Castle, The Isle of Skye and Inverewe Gardens. Of course Cromarty is an ideal stop when starting or finishing your tour of the North Coast 500 or NC500

Please email us at info@sydneyhouse.co.uk or call us on: 01381 600451 or 07775877545
Or write to: Sydney House, High Street, Cromarty, Black Isle, Highland, Scotland, IV11 8UZ

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