Less than 3 miles from Fort William, Glenshian is an established, modern and comfortable guesthouse. Situated on the banks of the Caledonian Canal with magical views of the surrounding area. Ideal location for touring the area. A warm welcome awaits
Glenshian has magnificent views across the Caledonian Canal of Ben Nevis and surrounding mountains from the comfortable guest lounge and conservatory/dining room. Guests have sole use of these rooms so you can sit and relax and watch all sorts of boats pass by and enjoy the ever changing light and colours of the landscape.
The guest lounge has a TV and DVD player plus a large selection of books, dvd's games and jigsaws. On the cooler days you can snuggle up to the multi-fuel stove .
There is a choice of restful and tastefully decorated ground floor bedrooms all with en-suite facilities.
Breakfast is served between 7.30 and 8.45. A breakfast bag is provided for early risers. You can begin the day with a home-cooked breakfast or select from our varied menu including vegetarian options. Special diets also catered for. We use local produce where possible and homemade muesli, jams and marmalades. You can admire the views and spot the many birds that visit our feeders too .
Whether you are walking in the hills or picnicking at the beach packed lunches can be provided, with prior notice.
Guests are welcome to explore and use the gardens. There is an outside table and chairs on the patio.
Complimentary transfers are available from train and coach station by prior arrangement.
The Great Glen Ways are just outside the garden gate for walking, cycling or canoeing/kayaking.
There is plenty of off-road parking and secure storage for sports equipment.
A short walk along the canal side leads to nearby bars and restaurants. A nice relaxing end to your day.
We have a keen interest in wildlife and will be very pleased to give advice and information on where to watch and what to look for at particular times of the year.
Rail/ steam enthusiasts are most welcome as we have an extensive library of information.
We have a wide knowledge of the area and will ensure you get the most from your stay , be it one or several days, whatever your interest.
Wifi is available and guests have access to a notebook.
After visiting our web site you can email or phone direct to book or check availability. We look forward to hearing from you.
Your hosts Glenys and Iain will ensure you get the warmest and friendliest of welcomes - hope to see you soon.
WHEN BOOKING IT IS ESSENTIAL THAT WE HAVE YOUR MOBILE /TELEPHONE NUMBER JUST IN CASE WE NEED TO CONTACT YOU.
CHECK IN TIME IS BETWEEN 16.00 AND 18.00 UNLESS PRIOR ARRANGEMENTS MADE