Destination guide

The friendly area of Dornoch awaits your stay

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Dornoch. Well known for its golfing, bars and restaurants, this welcoming city won't disappoint. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Seasonal weather averages in Dornoch

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 17°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Dornoch

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Dornoch. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dornoch Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • North Sutor Cliffs (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Falls of Shin (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Moray Firth (21.8 mi / 35.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Dornoch

The nearest airport is in Inverness (INV), located 23.5 mi (37.8 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Dornoch?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 145 holiday lettings around Dornoch. From 99 Houses to 40 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Dornoch?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Dornoch. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Skibo Castle: 201 holiday lettings
  • Dornoch Cathedral: 195 holiday lettings
  • Royal Dornoch Golf Club: 191 holiday lettings
  • Sutherland Monument: 161 holiday lettings
  • Falls of Shin: 94 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Dornoch listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Dornoch?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 99 Houses in Dornoch. Our other popular types of Dornoch holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 40 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 40 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 40 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Flats and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Dornoch?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 124 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Dornoch. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.