Torridon has perhaps the most striking skyline in the Scottish Highlands.
Torridon Hotels & Accommodation
About a mile south of the turn-off to Torridon village is the magnificent Loch Torridon Hotel, Tel. 791242, Fax. 791296, www.lochtorridonhotel.com 19 ensuite rooms. Open all year. This fairytale Gothic pile sits on the lochside surrounded by majestic mountains and offers the ultimate in style and comfort. It also boasts one of the finest restaurants in the area (expensive). There are several B&Bs, including the excellent Upper Diabaig Farm, Tel. 790227, open Apr-Sep, in Upper Diabaig. There are also a couple of SYHA hostels. One is in Torridon village, Tel. 791284, open 29 Jan-31 Oct, with an adjacent campsite. The other is much smaller and more basic, 4 miles north of Diabaig on the trail to Redpoint, at the disused crofting township of Craig (no phone; open 14 May-3 Oct).