As we head into autumn-winter, it’s time to start thinking about that all-important Christmas shopping. Don’t leave it till the last minute, make an event of it! Book a relaxing midweek break, when the shops are quieter, and get those presents in the bag! Inverness offers a luxury shopping experience, where you’ll find top quality Christmas presents for even the pickiest of your friends and family. So, let’s take a look at some of our favourite places to shop for gifts in Inverness …
Highland House of Fraser
The Highland House of Fraser is family-run business, which specialises in high quality traditional Scottish clothing and gifts, including hand-made kilts and Highland dress, tartans and tweeds, jewellery and accessories.
A piece of art is a special gift. The Castle Gallery, in the lee of Inverness Castle, is the perfect place to pick up a beautiful art work. With a range of paintings, prints, sculptures, glass and ceramics from Scottish and UK artists.
Half-A-Moon is a stained glass studio in Inverness, which offers spectacular pieces from glass panels to clocks, mirrors and other gift items. Each one is unique and makes a lovely, personalised present.
If you’re looking for a rare or unusual book for an avid reader, Leakey’s Bookshop is the place to go. This quirky book store has a cosy log fire and shelves upon shelves of antique books.
For hand-made, ethical and Scottish gifts and clothing, visit Judith Glue on Bridge Street. This lovely shop is famous for its beautiful Orkney knitwear and a unique range of Orcadian and Scottish items.
For the chocolate lover in your life, you can’t go wrong with Hotel Chocolat, located in the Eastgate Shopping Centre. The luxury chocolatier offers a wide range of gifts, from boxes of chocolates to giant chocolate slabs.
The Drawing Room
Finally, The Drawing Room on Kingsmills Road stocks a fantastic range of high quality gifts, jewellery and home-furnishings. Including top brands such as Emma Bridgewater Pottery, East of India Gifts and Joma Jewellery.
Join us for a luxury shopping break
So, join us in Inverness for some fabulous festive gift shopping! Ness Walk Hotel sits on the banks of the River Ness, in the heart of Inverness. The perfect base, close to the city centre shops.See Our Offers