Gate Lodge

Family holidays on Loch Ness

Gate Lodge is in the centre of the Aldourie Estate and offers secluded self catering accommodation in the Scottish Highlands for six guests. The pet-friendly holiday cottage is conveniently located close to the Loch Ness shoreline, leading to Dores Beach and Aldourie Estate’s private Marina, with acres of grounds to explore.

One of the prettiest Scottish Highlands lodges on Loch Ness Gate Lodge is ideal for a family holiday in Scotland.

Set amongst acres of Scotland’s lush land, the attractive holiday cottage has been lovingly restored to a very high standard of comfort and is within easy walking distance of Loch Ness and the hills beyond. It is ideal Scottish Highland group accommodation and perfect for cycling, walking or activity holidays in Scotland.

Gate Lodge consists of two floors. Downstairs there is a sitting room and dining room / kitchen as well as an entrance hall and separate washroom.

Upstairs there are three bedrooms; two doubles and a double / twin with en suite shower. There is also a family bathroom.


For an adventurous family holiday in Scotland, Pier Cottage offers self catered holidays in generous private grounds surrounded by beautiful woodland, just a stone’s throw from the Aldourie marina on Loch Ness.


Cottage availability

Aldourie Castle Estate features four holiday cottages, each sleeping between four and six guests. Our standard booking is based on a week’s let although shorter or longer stays are welcome. Heating and electricity are included and bed linen and towels are provided.


What our guests say…

“The welcome was as warm as the log fire…the ideal place to stay whether you wish to get away from it all or sight see.”

Margaret and Tony