Glentower Lower Observatory


Achintore Road, Fort William, Inverness-shire, PH33 6RQ

    Glentower Lower Observatory is the perfect base to explore the West Highlands and beyond, whether you are visiting for business or pleasure.

    Quiet location, only 5 minutes walk from the town centre overlooking Loch Linnhe. Lovingly restored Grade B Listed Building. ( Originally built as the Lower Observatory for Ben Nevis in 1889 ) All rooms are en-suite with power showers. Delicious and varied breakfast with choice of Scottish, continental and vegetarian options.
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    4 Guest House
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2014 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2014 - 19 Dec 2014

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Double Room
    £88.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Family Room
    £145.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Single Room
    £62.50 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Superior Double
    £98.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Twin Room
    £95.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)

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


    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop
    • Vegetarian Food Available
    • Vegetarian
    • Tea & Coffee Available
    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles


    • Shower Ensuite
    • WC EnSuite
    • Iron Available
    • Open Hearth Fire
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Towels Provided
    • Drying Facilities
    • Bath Ensuite
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Hairdryer Available

    Leisure Facilities

    • TV In Room
    • Radio
    • Garden
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • JCB Card
    • Debit Card
    • Switch Card
    • Maestro Card
    • Solo Card
    • Delta Card
    • Cash
    • Mastercard
    • VISA Card


    • Parking
    • Bike Storage Available
    • Private Car Space
    • Disabled Parking
    • Private Parking
    • Free Parking On-Site


    • Highchair Available
    • Cot Available
    • Children Welcome


    • No Smoking Permitted
    • Picnic Area


    • Lochside Location
    • Town Centre
    • Waterfront Location
    • Coastal Location
    • Sea/Loch View

    Special Requirements

    • Senior Citizens
    • Families
    • Single Travellers
    • Groups Welcome
    • Non smokers
    • Allergy Sufferers
    • Business Travellers

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- Walking: From Fort William TIC Turn right walk along High Street and continue to West End Hotel. Continue on A82 south for 0.25 miles.
    By car: Take A82 going south - Guest House 0.25 miles passed West End Roundabout.

    Transport within Scotland

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    Building Entrance

    • There is a ramp to the main entrance

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


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