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Short Term Let Licence HI-20189-F


Welcome to the Birches, our Dingwall B&B! At the Birches we offer bed and breakfast with single or double rooms available and breakfast choices which  include Scottish cooked or continental. We have off street parking and a lockup garage for motorbikes or bicycles and you are only short stroll to public transport and the shops in this busy Royal Burgh.  Ideal for visitors touring the Birches is based in the heart of one of the most scenic parts of the Highlands.

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The Birches was significantly developed in 2017 with a new purpose built accommodation wing for bed and breakfast services off the main building all ground floor easy access.  Owners David and Moira live in the main building and are on hand to help you make the most of this visit to the Scottish Highlands – any questions just call! This B&B is a super base for the North Coast 500 (NC500) as it is not only right on the NC500 route but we are situated between the beautiful spa town of Strathpeffer and the Black Isle with it’s famous Moray Firth Dolphins . The Highland Capital Inverness is only 13 miles to the South and Royal Dornoch with it’s golf and rich history is 33 miles North on the A9. Stay a few days – you can get to all the NC500 attractions in day trips and you’ll also find  the peace and quiet you need to escape from the usual pressures of life.

Recent High Score Reviews

Top 10 Route 66 2019

2023 Nominee Best B&B

Birches Dingwall B&B rooms

For Bed and Breakfast the Birches has both double and single rooms, all en suite accommodation on ground floor with wheelchair access to bedrooms, breakfast room and garden.

More details here…

Local Area & NC500

Not only is the  Birches B&B in a very beautiful part of the North Highlands at the top of the Cromarty Firth it is also very conveniently located on the North Coast 500 route.

Some local and NC500 ideas here…

Get in touch

You can also email us on, call 07951 099 198 (best) or 01349 3693039  or use the B&B booking/information request form in the next section.

You can now check B&B availability from our website and get the lowest prices  book online here!

NOTE: If your required dates are not available on the calendars we may still be able to offer a room only rate – contact us by email or phone as above.

Short Term Let Licence HI-20189-P (Provisional)

B&B Booking Requests/Enquiries

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Recent Reviews & Guestbook

From our direct online bookers…


From our own paper guestbook…

“..stayed in various B&Bs & Hotels over 10 days …. tonight’s stay has been perfect, comfy, excellent  for cyclists..”

“Thankyou so much for a lovely, warm, homely stay! We travel for work … that can be lonely, but not this time!”

“Thankyou Moira … Special thanks to David for showing us the magic mirror and biscuits! …. Hope to see you again some day.”

“Thank you very much for your warm welcome & comfortable stay … close to town and Inverness etc will come back..”

“Than you….Scottish breakfast was great! And you really helped us very kindly in working out our problem of the flat tyre …”

“Thank you Moira for your kind & helpful welcome to 2 very damp cyclists! A very comfortable stay and excellent breakfast…”