Inverness, the capital of the Scottish Highlands, has long captivated visitors with its breathtaking landscapes, rich history, and vibrant culture. Adding a touch of luxury to this already enchanting destination, the highly anticipated opening of the AC Marriott Hotel in Inverness marks a new era for hospitality in the region. With its impeccable service, world-class amenities, and prime location, the AC Hotel By Marriott Inverness is set to become a beacon of indulgence and a gateway to exploring the wonders of the Scottish Highlands.
Although the hotel has been open since October 22, the launch party on the 26th of April was a night to remember, filled with excitement, live entertainment, and a delightful array of culinary delights. The atmosphere was electrifying as guests gathered to celebrate the arrival of this luxurious addition to the city’s hotel landscape.
The event was elevated by a mesmerizing performance by the renowned Red Hot Chilli Pipers, who captivated the audience with their fusion of traditional Scottish bagpipes and contemporary rock. The band’s pulsating beats and infectious energy set the perfect tone for the night, creating an unforgettable ambience. As guests mingle and explore the hotel’s impressive facilities, they are treated to an array of delicious dishes curated by renowned Scottish chef Ian Mackenzie, who delighted in showcasing his culinary knowledge. From tempting hors d’oeuvres to mouthwatering tapas and decadent desserts, the dining experience was nothing short of exceptional, combining Scottish food with the traditional Spanish from which the Marriott group hails.
The successful opening of the AC Marriott Hotel left a lasting impression on all who attended, setting the stage for a new era of hospitality excellence in the city. With its stunning architecture, impeccable service, and commitment to providing guests with a truly immersive experience, the AC Marriott Hotel is poised to become a premier destination for discerning travellers and locals alike. As the night drew to a close, it was evident that this launch had not only met but exceeded expectations, leaving attendees eagerly anticipating the remarkable experiences that await within the walls of this great establishment.
About the hotel:
The Marriott Hotel in Inverness offers over 150 timeless king rooms, including accessible options, and 30 twin rooms that provide captivating views of either the river stretching towards the Black Isle or the bustling cityscape. Each guest room is thoughtfully designed, featuring sleek desks, open closets, and integrated bathrooms that provide an enhanced sensory experience. Whether a leisure traveller seeking tranquillity or a business traveller needing a productive environment, the hotel ensures a perfect sanctuary for your stay.
Indulgence reaches new heights at the Marriott Hotel’s dining establishments, where world-class cuisine and exceptional service come together to create unforgettable experiences.
The hotel features an all-day restaurant showcasing the best of Scottish gastronomy, curated by chef Ian Mackenzie, – who has worked for some of the world’s top bans as their private chef and, before taking the job at the AC Marriott, was working for Lizzo on her European and UK Tour. For those seeking a more relaxed ambience, the hotel also offers a stylish lounge bar, perfect for enjoying handcrafted cocktails and light bites, as a riverside terrace for outdoor dining available for 30 guests, set to be a hot spot for guests and locals alike.
The AC Marriott Inverness proudly joins Hotel Co 51’s remarkable portfolio, which spans Europe with over 35 hotels in eight countries. As the company’s seventh property in Scotland and 16th in the UK, it joins the ranks of esteemed establishments like Moxy Edinburgh Fountainbridge, Courtyard by Marriott SEC in Glasgow, and Moxy London Excel.
By Even Grazielly Escocio