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 Children Welcome Bikers Welcome Cyclists Welcome Anglers Welcome Classic Cars Welcome Walkers Welcome
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2014 Low Season- spring
    1 Jan 2014 - 30 Apr 2014
    2014 Opening Times
    1 May 2014 - 30 Sep 2014
    2014 Low Season - Autumn
    1 Oct 2014 - 23 Dec 2014

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

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    3
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Family Room
    £160.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Standard Double Room
    £133.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Superior Double/ Twin Room
    £153.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)

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

    Accommodation Type

    • Hotel Breaks

    Children

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

    Facilities

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

    Leisure Facilities

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

    Payment Methods

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

    Transport

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

    Catering

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

    Domestic

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

    Health & Wellbeing

    • Fitness Training

    Location

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

    Special Requirements

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

    Wedding Services

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

    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.

    • Spring Offer

       

      Stay with us for 2 or 3 nights and you will receive the following

      • 2/3 nights accommodation
      • Full Scottish Breakfast each morning
      • Dinner in our Award Winning Restaurant on your first night.
      • 1 picnic backpack

       

      £130 per person for a 2 night stay based on 2 sharing a Standard Double/Twin room.

      £170 per person for a 3 night stay based on 2 sharing a Standard Double/Twin room

       

      Upgrade to one of our Superior Bedrooms with views looking over the Caledonian Canal to Ben Nevis, for only £20 per room per night.

      Subject to availability. Single supplement applies.

       

    • Easter Break

       

      Getaway somewhere different for your Easter Break. Included in your break is the following:

      • 2 nights accommodation
      • Full Scottish brekafast each morning
      • Dinner in our Award Winning Restaurant one evening.
      • Sunday Lunch

      All for just £125 per person, based on 2 sharing a Standard Double/Twin room.

      Upgrade to one of our Superior Bedrooms, with views looking over the Caledonian Canal to Ben Nevis, for only £20 per room per night.

      Subject to availability. Single supplement applies.

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