Hospitality has earned Skye's Kinloch Lodge a top award.

For in the 2016 Highlands and Islands Tourism awards it has been named as the "Most Hospitable Hotel.

In July it was announced the competition for the iconic piper trophies had reached new heights with a record 203 entries – up more than 15 per cent on last year’s previous peak figure.

And in the end a 50-strong shortlist of finalists battled it out to take the honours as the best places to stay, eat and drink and enjoy the region’s sporting and musical culture.

For a full list of the winners follow the link here