Inspired by Channel 4’s Great British Car Journeys?

By Mika Bishop

After watching the affable Peter Davison and Christopher Timothy explore the Scottish Highlands in a Morgan, why not book your own spin in the classic motor whilst staying at luxury hotel The Torridon in Wester Ross?

Located 1.5 hours from Inverness, the grand former Victorian shooting lodge has 18 individually-designed rooms, combining contemporary design and Victorian-style opulence, and a 3 AA Rosette restaurant, 1887. Guests at The Torridon can hire a Morgan from £250 per day to explore the coastline on the NC500 or the inland roads that traverse the rugged landscape.

After an exhilarating day, relax in the Whisky & Gin Bar at The Torridon, with 365 malts and 100 gins, including The Torridon’s own handcrafted Arcturus, and indulge in fine dining featuring produce from The Torridon kitchen garden and farm.

Bespoke stargazing, clay pigeon shooting, mountain biking with an expert and guided munro bagging add to The Torridon experience.

The hotel is reopens opens after winter on 7 February and will operate on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday until 28 March when it resumes operating seven days a week.

Car hire from £250 per day. Accommodation from £165 per room until end of April and from £275 from the beginning May, rates include breakfast.

For further information about The Torridon Resort, please visit