The Lock Keeper's Cottage

Self Catering

Canal Cottages, Caol, Fort William, Inverness-shire, PH33 7PJ

    The Lock Keeper's Cottage comprises two self-catering apartments, the upper and lower deck. Each has one double bedroom, the lower deck has a Jacobean style four poster bed and a whirlpool bath with power shower over.

    These two delightful and very luxurious self contained upper and lower floor cottage apartments are situated in a unique and peaceful location on the banks of the Caledonian Canal at Banavie Bridge on the outskirts of Fort William. The cottage has magnificent views to the front over the Canal, Neptune’s Staircase and the steam railway used in the Harry Potter films. To the rear there are stunning views of Ben Nevis and the surrounding mountains. The property has recently been renovated to a very high standard and each apartment has one double bedroom. The lower deck apartment has a grand Jacobean style four poster bed and a whirlpool bath. As well as central heating each apartment has an open fire in the lounge along with TV, a DVD player and a good selection of films, books and local information guides.

    Bed linen, towels, electricity and heating are included in price.

    The cottage has well maintained garden areas on both sides with stunning views over the Ben Nevis mountain range and the Caledonian canal. The Jacobite "Harry Potter" steam train can be seen on its majestic journey (May to October only) to Mallaig and the Isle of Skye ferry. With Neptune's Staircase, a series of eight working Victorian lock gates also in view the cottage is in a unique and impressive location.

    The cottage has ample private off road parking.


    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Open Christmas
    Open New Year
    2015 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2015

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff*
    The Lock Keeper's Cottage
    £499.00 per unit per week


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

    Accommodation Type

    • Cottage
    • Self Catering Holiday


    • Drying Facilities
    • Electric Cooker
    • Freezer
    • Fridge
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Iron Available
    • Linen Provided
    • Microwave
    • Open Hearth Fire
    • Outdoor Drying Facility
    • Shower
    • Towels Provided
    • Tumble Dryer
    • Washing Machine

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • DVD Player
    • Garden
    • Satellite / Cable TV
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • BACS
    • Cheque
    • No credit cards accepted


    • Bike Storage Available
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • On Public Transport Route
    • Private Parking


    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop


    • Internet Access
    • No Smoking Permitted


    • Mountains area
    • Town Location
    • Waterfront Location

    Special Requirements

    • No Pets Allowed
    • Non smokers

    Road Directions

    From Fort William take the A830 road to Mallaig and turn left into
    Caol before the Caledonian Canal. Take the first road on the
    right and the property is on the left hand side.

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