Hedgefield House is in a prime location on Culduthel Road, Inverness, just a short stroll from Inverness City Centre and the popular Crown area of the city.
Inverness blends diversity and quality with its retail and leisure facilities, coupled with fine food and drink. The city also boasts the Eden Court Theatre complex, one of the largest multi-purpose arts venues in Scotland. A wide range of excellent restaurants, cocktail bars and bustling pavement cafes is complemented by specialist retailers in the historic old Town and Victorian market.
There are retail and business parks, the new Inverness Campus and Raigmore Hospital close by, and easy access to the main A9 leading north and south, the A96 to Aberdeen and the east, and the international airport. The scenic splendours of Loch ness and the Cairngorms national Park are not far away, and you’ll find golf courses, beaches and a wealth of historic attractions right on your doorstep.
In short, Hedgefield offers superb lifestyle opportunities, with convenient access to all road, rail and air connections, augmented by a secluded idyllic location.
From traditional to contemporary, local to international, Inverness has a host of restaurants, bars and coffee shops to suit all tastes and budgets. From riverside restaurants to pavement cafes, bustling pubs to snack bars, there’s everything from traditional Scottish cuisine made with the finest of ingredients from around the Highlands and Islands, to international flavours including Spanish, Italian, Indian, Chinese, Thai, Greek, Turkish and Jamaican.
Inverness also has a lively nightlife and boasts a vibrant live music scene.
There are a range of gyms, sports centres and swimming pools in Inverness, including Bannatynes at Inshes Retails Park, DW Sports and Fitness Club at Inverness Retail Park and Inverness Leisure and Aquadome, the largest leisure facility in the Highlands, at Bught Park. The centre includes swimming pools and flumes, a running track, gym and studio, fitness classes, climbing wall and health suite. Inverness Leisure participates in the discounted sports High Life scheme.
Golf is available at Fairways Golf Course, Castleheather, Inverness; Inverness Golf Club at Culcabock Road, Inverness; Castle Stuart Golf Links and Torvean Golf Course, Glenurquart Road, Inverness.
Fishing is available on the River Ness.
Skiing on the Cairngorms and other outdoor pursuits are available at Aviemore, only 30 minutes’ drive from Inverness.
The main theatre in Inverness is Eden Court Theatre, a large theatre, cinema and arts venue close to banks of the River Ness.
Vue Inverness, a seven-screen cinema, is based at Inverness Retail Park.
Attractions and areas of interest in the Inverness area include Fort George, a working fort in Ardersier, Culloden Battlefield, Loch Ness, Urquhart Castle in Drumnadrochit, Inverness Castle, Clava Cairns, Dolphin Cruises on the Moray Firth, St Andrew’s Cathedral, Culloden Moor, Cawdor Castle, The River Ness and Islands and the Caledonian Canal.
Glen Ord Distillery in Muir of Ord and the Black Isle Brewery in Munlochy are two attractions based in the Black Isle. Both are open for visitors to tour.
Other attractions within the wider local area include the child friendly facilities of the Black Isle Wildlife Park at Drumsmittal, North Kessock, Robertsons Children’s Farm and Larder in Beauly, and the Highland Museum of Childhood at the Old Station building in Strathpeffer.
Dolphin watching is popular at Chanonry Point at Fortrose.
Inverness City Centre offers a range of outlets from big name retailers to smaller independently run stores.
If you’re looking for top quality high street fashion, head to Inverness’ flagship retail centre, The Eastgate Shopping Centre, which hosts more than 70 retail outlets, including major national department stores such as Marks & Spencers and Debenhams.
The historic Victorian Market, accessible from Academy Street, Queensgate, Union Street and Church Street, houses a range of local independents including jewellers, crafts, clothing, gifts and sweet shops.
There are also several retail parks. Inverness Retail Park at Eastfield Way (1 mile away) has a range of big retail names including Next, Homebase, Argos and Outfit.
Inshes Retail Park (2 miles away) features a Tesco superstore, garden centre, stores including Matalan, Deichmann Shoes, Brantano, Dunelm Mill and Hobby Craft.
Primary Education: Crown Primary School (0.5miles)
Hilton Primary School (0.8 miles)
Inverness Gaelic Primary School (1.8 miles)
Secondary Education: Millburn Academy, Diriebught Road, Inverness. (1mile) Millburn Academy is a new modern building with facilities available to the community in the evenings.
Inverness High School, Montague Row, Inverness (1 mile)
Further Education: Inverness College, part of the University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI), located on a brand new campus that opened its doors in the summer of 2015 at Beechwood. (1.5 miles)
Cairn Medical Practice is based at 15 Culduthel Road, Inverness.
Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, is 1.4 miles away.
Ness Bank Dental Practice, Ness Bank, Inverness (0.5 miles)
Torwood Dental Practice, Kenneth Street, Inverness (0.9 miles)
Kingsmills Dental Practice, Kingsmills Road, Inverness (0.6 miles)
Distance to Inverness City Centre: Short walk
Air: Inverness Airport (9 miles)
Rail: Inverness Railway Station (1 mile). Services run to Perth, Edinburgh, Glasgow, London, Aberdeen, Thurso, Wick and Kyle of Lochalsh. Inverness is also connected to London by the Caledonian Sleeper.
Bus: Stagecoach runs a regular bus services throughout the Inverness and Highland area. Buses from Inverness Bus Station run to destinations further afield in Scotland and England. A bus stop is located within metres of the tree-lined approach to the apartments.