Assynt House is an award winning 5-star holiday house in the beautiful Scottish Highlands. We have seven bedrooms, perfect for holidays, celebrations, family groups and we also host bespoke weddings. Guests can choose to stay self-catered or enjoy in-house catering, from formal dinners to one-pot meals, freshly prepared for you to serve yourself.

This historic Georgian property which once was host to President Roosevelt and his wife Eleanor, boasts seven spacious bedrooms, all of which are en-suite. The house sleeps 14 plus cots, each bedroom is individually designed so everyone will stay in comfort. At Assynt House we love providing the little extras, fresh flowers, Scottish toiletries, magazines, books, games, great quality bedding, feather duvets and fluffy white towels are plentiful. Most importantly, discrete daily housekeeping ensures that you are free to enjoy every moment of your holiday together.

In the kitchen you will find everything you will need for entertaining and cooking up a storm. Our wood panelled drawing room with open log fire, three large sofas and a dining table seating 14, it is the perfect room to relax and come together with friends and family. There is also a quiet sitting room, study, TV lounge and six acres of garden to explore. 

We are available to help you make the most of your stay, providing recommendations to booking activities or spa treatments, nothing is too much trouble. In our twelfth year of business, the best of Scottish hospitality is our specialty, please get in touch to discuss in person or find out more about Assynt House.

Outstanding scenery, outstanding hospitality, a very special place indeed.

Elizabeth & Graham Waugh

Warm hospitality and gracious living, this part of the Scottish Highlands is idyllic. That, coupled with the wonderful setting of the Assynt House, makes for a beautiful getaway from which to explore and relax.

Holidays at Assynt House


Feel absolutely at home with space to be together and also to have some time to yourself.  A very well appointed and maintained independent holiday house which has maintained 5 Stars for 12 years, Assynt House is surrounded by rolling hills and woodland with stunning views towards the Cromarty Firth and the Black Isle. 

Bespoke Weddings


A  5-star award winning wedding venue, Assynt House caters for up to 50 guests inside the house, if numbers go beyond this we have the space outside for you to hire a marquee for up to 150 guests. Weddings at Assynt House are personal and bespoke, with every detail taken care of.

Make your stay extra special


Take advantage of our flexible catering service, from simple dishes to served dinners.

We can help you to plan your perfect holiday, we have lots of local knowledge and can organise as much or as little as you would like!

We have had an outstanding stay at Assynt House! The rooms are lovely and we love the open fires, thank you for a wonderful stay!
Your hospitality and kindness has been overwhelming, you guys could not have done anything more to help us celebrate our wedding with just the atmosphere and panache we hoped it would be.
We could never have imagined the magical weekend we have had at Assynt House. Thank you for your hospitality, warmth and superb cooking! A wonderful and magical luxury home.