View from the castle grounds overlooking the Stornoway harbour with boats and the Royal Hotel in behind it.

The Royal Hotel is Stornoway's most historic hotel.  A traditional hotel, where you can relax and enjoy Hebridean hospitality – whether you’re visiting us on holiday to the Outer Hebrides, for business or to enjoy dining in either our Boatshed Restaurant or HS-1 Cafe-Bar.

We aim always to offer the special, warm hospitality for which our local people are famous – you’ll see it in the way we welcome and look after you throughout your entire stay in Stornoway.  If there’s anything you need that we may be able to help with – just ask. Our greatest strengths are our people – all committed  to working hard to provide you with a truly enjoyable visit to Stornoway.

The Royal Hotel is perfectly situated for your stay in Stornoway with views from your room across the marina towards Lews Castle, the town centre on your doorstep and the local beaches and visitor attractions just a short drive away.