Hotel Facilities in Sutherland, Scottish Highlands |… | Kylesku Hotel
Kylesku Hotel - accommodation and dining by Loch Gleann Dubh

Staying here

Looking for guest facilities in the northwest Highlands? Kylesku Hotel is an award-winning small Highland hotel with a big heart and beautiful seafood, on the North Coast 500 north of Ullapool. As a recently modernised 19th century hotel, we offer a quirky mix of room sizes, including a lovely new extension, Willie’s Hoose.

Kylesku Hotel residents lounge
Our private lounge for residents.
The cosy bar at Kylesku Hotel, Sutherland
Our bar and restaurant is open daily to residents and non-residents... and dogs.

Guest facilities

Hotel guests at Kylesku can relax in the peaceful private lounge looking out onto Loch Glendhu. You’ll also find WiFi, books and a telescope for wildlife watching – perfect for rainy days! Well-behaved dogs are welcomed as family and can accompany you throughout the hotel however we do ask that you read our dog policy prior to arriving. 

This small hotel impresses with its mix of professionalism and informality.
10 of the best hotels in Britain and Ireland
The Observer

Get the most out of your time in Kylesku

RESTAURANT & BAR: open to non-residents

Not staying with us? You’re still welcome to join us in the restaurant and bar. Pre-booking is advised.

Book a table

Breakfast: 8am-10am
Cakes etc: 10am-12noon
12 noon - 3pm (last sitting at 2.30pm)

Dinner: 5pm-9pm (last table sitting at 8.30pm)
Bar: 12noon-11pm

if you're heading outdoors

Kylesku Hotel has a laundry service and drying facilities for residents. Useful for guests engaging in outdoor pursuits.

We love giving tips on the local area. Just ask, and we can look at maps with you.

Love Kylesku, love the hotel, love the food but most of all love the people or should I say ‘family’ who work here. Very special place and very special people
Nikki and James Nash

Crabbing at Kylesku, just outside the hotel.
View from Kylesku Hotel: Loch Gleann Dubh
Loch Glendhu: our view, and the source of much of the shellfish served in our restaurant.
North West Highlands of Scotland map
We'll be delighted to help you plan your itinerary.
Guest book from the 1930s, Kylesku Hotel
The hotel has been welcoming visitors since at least 1883; we have registers going almost as far back.
Vintage postcrads of Kylesku Hotel and Ferry.
Before the Kylesku Bridge, the Kylesku Ferry was an important part of journeys in the North West Highlands and a landmark for tourists.

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Rooms waiting list

If you'd like to be notified when rooms become available, please use our room enquiry form to sign up to our waiting list.

Alternative local accommodation

If we can't accommodate you at Kylesku Hotel, try booking in with some of our lovely neighbours. Wherever you stay, you’re welcome to join us at the hotel for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

  • Newton Lodge | 01971 502 070 | Less than 5 minutes' drive from Kylesku Hotel, stylish Newton Lodge is a fellow member of the Highland Coast Hotels Collection. Great views from the conservatory over Loch Glencoul.
  • Kylesku Lodges | 01971502223 | 10 minutes’ walk from us. Although these are self-catering lodges, Cath & Mike will offer short stays of three nights.

Our season

Kylesku Hotel, Restaurant & Bar is open from February - December (closed throughout January). Book a room online or book a table online.

Opening times

Today (1st Oct-31st Mar)

Autumn/Winter opening times

Please note that Kylesku Hotel, restaurant and bar will be closed from 12th December 2022 until 16th January 2023

Breakfast: 8am-10am (open to non-residents)
Coffee & Cake: 11am-4.30pm
12pm - 2.30pm

Dinner: 6pm - 8pm (last orders 7.45pm)
Bar: 12noon-10pm

Opening times

(1st Apr-30th Sept)

Spring/Summer opening times

Breakfast: 8am-10am (open to non-residents)
Coffee & Cake: 10am-4.30pm
12 noon-2.45pm

Dinner: 5.30pm-9pm (last orders 8.45pm)
Bar: 12noon-10pm