The Inn is open (nearly) all year for accommodation, meals and bar service. We are not open on Christmas Day, New Year’s Day and the 2nd of January.

The Inn & Applecross Inn-Side Out are CLOSED all day on Tuesdays, re-opening at 3pm on Wednesdays. 

1 The Applecross Inn

The main bar area is wheelchair accessible and children (under 16) are welcome until 9pm.

Please NOTE dogs are not permitted in the bar area  (ASSISTANCE DOGS EXCEPTED) UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE) . and in the bedrooms, for a small surcharge. Wifi is provided in return for a small donation to support the Applecross Community Company which provides the service.

Christmas Day: we are open for bar service only from 12.30pm till 2.30pm (NO MEALS).

New Years Day & 2nd of January : CLOSED ALL DAY.

Gift Vouchers

We offer gift vouchers for the Inn for B&B and/or Meals with drinks, for any amount. Please see our Accommodation and Eating & Drinking sections for current tariffs. Vouchers are valid for a year from date of issue. Please email or give us a ring with your request. Great Christmas gifts for those who have (nearly) everything! 

7 Room with a viewAccommodation

The Inn offers seven well appointed en-suite bedrooms which all have beautiful sea views. There are a range of doubles and twins available and one large family room.  There is one downstairs room which is accessible for guests who may require some extra assistance. 

We encourage you to consider staying more than one night. This gives you the chance to  enjoy our peninsula properly whilst supporting our eco-friendly ethos. 

We do not take room bookings for the 2 week Christmas and New Year period, the dates will depend on the year.


6 Applecross Bay prawns

Meals and snacks are served from 12pm to 8pm in the bar area or alfresco if the weather is favourable. Our menus are wide ranging offering snacks, starters, main meals and daily specials during food service.  In keeping with our Green ethos we aim to use locally sourced produce where possible.  Our speciality is beautiful local seafood including prawns (langoustines), crab, lobster, oysters, smoked salmon and speciality white fish.  Also on offer are a delicious range of salads and local meats.  In addition we offer a children’s and a vegetarian menu. 

Please note we are not open for breakfast for non residents from the beginning of March till the end of October.

Food Allergies & Dietary restrictions

We are aware that some of our customers may have certain dietary restrictions so we do our upmost to work with these.  to help us do our best for you, if you do suffer from a food allergy or dietary restrictions, it is worth ringing ahead to make us aware of this.

Dining Reservations

We have an online booking  system. Please check for availability as its a long way to come to be disappointed , our footprint is tiny .

4 The BarDrinking

The bar is open:

  • Monday 11.30am - 10pm
  • Tuesday - CLOSED
  • Wednesday - 3pm-10pm
  • Friday - Sunday : 11.30am to 10pm

The newly established Applecross Brewing Company's ales are on the pumps in so please check them out when you are visiting! There are 8 'drinks' (including Guinness, ciders, lagers and ales) on tap, including local real ales! There is an extensive wine and spirit list including a wide variety of Scottish malt whiskies and gins.  A good range of non-alcoholic drinks are also available.

Live Entertainment

The Inn offers occasional live entertainment throughout the year. This is limited due to the size of the public bar/dining area. In addition the Inn is a supporter of community events including the annual Highland Games (normally the fourth Saturday in July), the annual Raft Race (early August) and other more planned and some more impromptu events! The local village hall is the main music event provider in the area so please check them out too.

Children (under 16)

Children are welcome in the bar area or outside the Inn until 9pm when accompanied by a responsible adult.  There are a range of games and books available for our younger guests and their own menu to choose from.  We have highchairs available and are able to help with infants meals, as appropriate.  Baby changing facilities are also available.


For those who may require some extra assistance, the main bar area is accessible via a ramp which is suitable for wheelchairs.  There is also a disabled toilet available from this area.

Applecross Inn-Side Out

Offering the ultimate seaside experience, Applecross Inn-Side Out is a retro-inspired food truck.  Situated on the shore opposite the Inn, this quality take-away addition to the Inn has proved tremendously popular. Enjoy the Inn’s famous fish and chips, Aron’s award winning ‘Applecross Ices’, freshly made sandwiches, a range of freshly ground coffees and cakes from this bespoke outdoor option. 


Parking is provided for our guests and customers in our 2 car parks across the road from the Inn. Please be advised motor-homes and caravans are not permitted to utilise our car parks for overnight parking.