The Moorings Hotel - Fort William

Hotel

Banavie, Fort William, Inverness-shire, PH33 7LY

    Located in the heart of the Scottish Highlands on the banks of the Caledonian Canal, this hotel enjoys panoramic views of Ben Nevis and the surrounding mountain range. The perfect location for touring the West Highlands.

    Celebrated as one of the most popular hotels in Fort William, the Moorings Hotel is a hidden gem, located just five minutes drive from Fort Williams town centre but a million miles away from every day hustle and bustle.

    Situated on the banks of the Caledonian Canal at the famous Neptune’s staircase locks the location is perfect for a short stroll along the canal-side or enjoying a more strenuous walk along the Great Glen Way, all the way to Inverness (66 miles) if you feel very energetic!

    For those on business, pleasure, an adventure or a special occasion the Moorings Hotel is the perfect stay for all.

    The hotel offers the best and most spectacular views of Britain’s highest Mountain, Ben Nevis, with stunning views from the executive rooms over the canal to the Nevis mountain range.

    The Moorings always strives to give guests that little bit extra - from the warmest of Scottish hospitality welcomes to the finest dining experience, using the best of local produce wherever possible, with salmon, venison, seafood and game featuring daily on our menus. Many regular guests returning year after year to enjoy the delicious food prepared by our brigade of chefs led by Head Chef, Paul Smith.

    The Moorings Hotel is one of the most desirable hotels in the Scottish Highlands offering the best accommodation, wedding and conference facilities, but don’t take our word for it come along and experience the tranquillity and quality for yourselves.

    Gradings
    4 Hotel
    Awards
    Golfers Welcome Taste Our Best Classic Cars Welcome Bikers Welcome Cyclists Welcome Anglers Welcome Walkers Welcome Children Welcome
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2014
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    Closed 24th, 25th & 26th December 2013.

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    3
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Family Room
    £135.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Standard Double Room
    £105.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Superior Double/ Twin Room
    £105.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Accommodation Type

    • Hotel Breaks

    Children

    • Baby Changing Facilities Available
    • Children Welcome
    • Children's Menu Available
    • Cot Available
    • Highchair Available
    • Outdoor Play Area Adjacent to hotel premises

    Facilities

    • Conference Facilities
    • Disabled Access
    • Internet Access
    • No Smoking Permitted
    • Open To Non Residents
    • Porterage
    • Room Service Available

    Leisure Facilities

    • DVD Player
    • Entertainment Available
    • Garden
    • Radio
    • Satellite / Cable TV
    • TV In Room
    • Television
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • American Express Card
    • Debit Card
    • Delta Card
    • Diners Card
    • Maestro Card
    • Mastercard
    • Switch Card
    • VISA Card

    Transport

    • Bike Storage Available
    • Coach Parking On-site
    • Cycle Hire Nearby
    • Disabled Parking
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • On Public Transport Route
    • Parking
    • Private Parking

    Catering

    • Bar Available Bar meals served 12 noon to 9.30pm
    • Breakfast Available
    • Dairy Free
    • Dinner Available
    • Evening Meal Available
    • Full Alcohol Drinks License
    • Gluten Free
    • Lunch Available
    • Nut Free Meals
    • Patio/Beer Garden
    • Restaurant
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop
    • Tea & Coffee Available
    • Vegan Meals Available
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegetarian Food Available

    Domestic

    • Bath Ensuite
    • Drying Facilities Must be pre- arranged
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Iron Available
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Laundry Service Available
    • Linen Provided
    • Lounge
    • Private Bathroom
    • Public Toilet Facilities
    • Shower
    • Shower Ensuite
    • Telephone
    • Toilets
    • Towels Provided
    • WC EnSuite
    • Wash Hand Basin

    Health & Wellbeing

    • Fitness Training

    Location

    • Rural Location
    • Village Location
    • Waterfront Location On banks of Caledonian Canal

    Special Requirements

    • Business Travellers
    • Children Welcome
    • Dogs Welcome
    • Families
    • Pets Welcome By Arrangement
    • Single Travellers

    Wedding Services

    • Accommodation Available
    • Civil Ceremony
    • In-house Co-ordinator
    • Reception Facilities
    • Wedding Packages Available

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- From Fort William take the A82 towards Inverness until the junction with the A830 travel approximately 1 mile until you cross the canal bridge, then take the first right.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- From Glasgow Airport, follow signs for Erskine Bridge, then Crianlarich. Stay on A82 until junction with the A830, 2 miles north of Fort William then take A830 for approximately 1 mile, cross the Caledonian Canal Bridge then first right.

    Transport within Scotland

    For public transport information to visit here from within Scotland, enter your postcode and visit date below.

    Journey Planner

    Access to Public Areas

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds), or access by a ramp or lift :
      • from the entrance to reception
      • to a public toilet
      • to the lounge

    Building Entrance

    • There are steps to the main entrance
      • Number of steps 3
    • There is a ramp to the main entrance

    Parking

    • Designated parking provided for guests with disabilities
      • Within about 50 metres from the main entrance
    • Route from the parking area to the entrance is :
      • flat, (i.e. without steps)
    • Drop-off point for guests immediately outside the main entrance

    Bedrooms and Bathrooms: General

    • Bedrooms with non-allergic bedding available (e.g. non-feather pillows)
    • Bathrooms available with :
      • bath with shower

    General Questions

    • Proprietors/staff available 24-hours
    • Emergency evacuation procedures for the safe exit of guests with disabilities

    Restaurant / Breakfast / Dining Room

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to the restaurant/breakfast/dining-room
    • Restaurant / breakfast / dining room provide meals for guests with special dietary requirements

    This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

    Accommodation Special Offer
    Valid 1 Sep 2014 to 31 Oct 2014
    A Fantastic Autumn Offer

    Why not come and enjoy the quiet serenity of the Highlands with The Moorings Hotel, once the hustle and bustle of the summer has passed, enjoy the open country roads and deserted beaches.

    We will welcome you with our friendly Highland hospitality and a tasty afternoon tea for two. Once you have checked into your room and made yourself comfortable join us in the Upper Deck Lounge bar to enjoy your tea and scones whilst drinking in the breath taking views of Ben Nevis or watch in awe as a boat makes its way up the locks of the canal, a spectacular piece of engineering.

    £140 per person for a 2 night stay with full Scottish breakfast and a dinner allowance of £20 per night included

    For that extra bit of luxury why not stay an extra night and we will have a box of chocolates and a bowl of fresh fruit awaiting your arrival in your room.

    £170 per person for a 3 night stay with full Scottish breakfast and a dinner allowance of £20 per night included

    Based on 2 sharing a standard double or twin room, superior rooms are available for an additional £10 per person per night. Subject to availability.

    Accommodation Special Offer
    Valid 28 Dec 2014 to 30 Dec 2014

    2 Night Twixmas Break | just £120 per person

    • Offer includes 2 nights’ bed & full Scottish Breakfast.
      Dine in our Award Winning Restaurant on your first night.
      Enjoy a more casual, yet tasty two course meal in our popular Lounge Bar on your second night.                     Based on 2 sharing a standard double/ twin. Subject to availability
    Accommodation Special Offer
    Valid 30 Dec 2014 to 2 Jan 2015

    Get away from it all and come and join us in the Scottish Highlands for a fun filled new year. With 3 days of fantastic food and entertainment lined up for you, you're sure to have a great time.

    3 Night Hogmanay Package - Standard £405
    3 Night Hogmanay Package - Superior £435

     

    For more information click http://www.moorings-fortwilliam.co.uk/christmas-newyear.php

    Based on 2 sharing a room. Subject to availability.

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