Cruachan Hotel - Fort William

Achintore Road Fort William Scotland, Fort William, United Kingdom, PH33 6RQ  show map
 3 stars
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Cruachan Hotel - Fort William

 Free Wi-Fi
 Free parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Sports activities

Golf course

Cycling

Hiking

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

Cruachan Hotel is a 3-star property only 3.7 km from Ben Nevis Distillery, Ben Nevis and Loch Linnhe. The traditional hotel is set in an original building in the center of Fort William.

The hotel is set 750 meters away from West Highland Museum. Fort William city center is 1 km away.

The nearest bus stop is 150 meters away.

Rooms

Guests can make use of free Wi-Fi, TV, an iron with ironing board, coffee/tea makers and a private toilet available in all Cruachan Hotel rooms. Many rooms come with a stunning view over the lake. All bathrooms are appointed with a bathtub, a hairdryer and bathrobes.

Eat & Drink

Every morning a buffet breakfast is served from 07:30 till 09:30. Serving european and thai meals, Lime Tree is about 5 minutes’ walk away.

Services

Guests will benefit from 24-hour reception, room service and ironing service along with free private parking, a baggage storage and an elevator.

Relax

Such sports activities as hiking and cycling are provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   55.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Sports & Fitness

  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Golf course

Services

  • Room service

Dining facilities

  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area
  • Pub

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Television in lobby

Room view

  • Lake view

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dining room
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 5 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

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Hotel Address:

Achintore Road Fort William Scotland, Fort William, United Kingdom, PH33 6RQ

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City Center
  • Fort William
    900 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Lime Tree (cuisine: European)
    300 m
  • West End Hotel (cuisine: European)
    400 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    55

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Rooms and availability

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Twin Room
Bed type: Twin beds or 2 Single beds
Size: 12 m²
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Twin Loch View

Room facilities
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    Family Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed
    Size: 15 m²
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    Family Loch View

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      Deluxe Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed
      Size: 15 m²
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Cruachan Hotel - Fort William Fort William location
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        Hotel Address:

        Achintore Road Fort William Scotland, Fort William, United Kingdom, PH33 6RQ

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Fort William
          900 m
        • Bus stop
          200 m
        Restaurants
        • Lime Tree (cuisine: European)
          300 m
        • West End Hotel (cuisine: European)
          400 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2009
        • Number of rooms:
          55

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedFort WilliamCruachan Hotel

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
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        Cruachan Hotel Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Lime Tree - 200 m

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 800 m

        Places of interest

        Museums

        • West Highland Museum - 700 m
        • Treasures Of The Earth - 3.4 km

        Local attractions

        • Nevis Range Mountain Experience - 8.4 km
          Torlundy, Fort William
        • Loch Linnhe - 13.8 km
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        • Steall Waterfall - 9.4 km
          Upper Glen Nevis Car Park, Fort William
        • Glencoe - 14.3 km
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        Near the hotel

        • Lime Tree An Ealdhain - 370 m
          Achintore Road, Fort William
        • Glen Roy - 880 m
          Fort WilliamScotland
        • West Highland Museum - 720 m
          Cameron Square, Fort William
        • Ben Nevis - 1.2 km
          Fort WilliamScotland

        Restaurants nearby

        • Lime Tree - 300 m

          Address: Achintore Road
          Phone: +44 (0)1397 701806

          72% likes this, based on 164 reviews
          Cuisine: European
          Price Range: GBP 19 - GBP 39

        • Sugar & Spice - 420 m

          Address: 147 High Street
          Phone: +44 (0)1397 705005

          70% likes this, based on 77 reviews
          Cuisine: Thai
          Price Range: GBP 7 - GBP 12

        • Spice Tandoori - 530 m

          Address: 141 High Street

          59% likes this, based on 165 reviews
          Cuisine: Indian

        • West End Hotel - 400 m

          Address: High Street

          73% likes this, based on 27 reviews
          Cuisine: European

        • Crannog Seafood Restaurant - 500 m

          Address: Town Pier
          Phone: 01397 705589

          69% likes this, based on 592 reviews
          Price Range: GBP 31 - GBP 39

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2009
        • Number of rooms:
          55

        Hotel Awards

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        Cruachan Hotel Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Cruachan Hotel

        Average guest rating

        7.0out of 10
        Very good
        Based on 707 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Older travelers
          8.2

          Lack of bells at reception desk and bar. Shocking T.V. reception in rooms.

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          From the outside, it looked "castlelike".

        • Group of friends
          5.8

          The lounge by the main door was nice & reception area was nice. Staff very nice.

          The bacon was poor quality & very salty. The rooms were ok. Our room had a poor view of roofing/ water tank! Would I go back?? No. Must be better accommodation for the same price or less.

        • Family with children
          5.8

          Location and soup.

          You can hear everything from all your neighbours.

        • Older travelers
          3.2

          Paper-thin walls and a soil pipe from the room above running down the inside my room next to the bed meant that I got no sleep at all....and this is having asked for a 'quiet room'! Breakfast was inedible with a room full of zombies (presumably they were unable to sleep too?). There is only one good thing to say about this hotel and this is that it made me decide to leave the atrocious town that is Fort William and head further North to where the concept of quality and standards in accomodation is better understood. How the star rating of hotels in Scotland is conducted is anyone's guess?

        • Family with children
          7.4

          Easy to find. Located just next to the lake. Not far from the centre of Fort William.

          Isolation of the rooms: impossible to sleep, when roomneighbors are talking, laughing.

        • Couple
          8.8

          Very friendly staff and good breakfast, good value for money, near town centre

          Shower not very good and room cold on arrival

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          Friendly staff - location - clean rooms

          Car parking not enough - eveing meals were almost the same every night

        • Group of friends
          10.0

          Lovely welcome, no hassle booking in, good room,comfortable,clean ans welcoming,excellent evening meal and a great breakfast

        • Older travelers
          5.0

          Only plus point is that it was close to town with parking on site.

          1. Original price before discount totally unreal for the class of hotel - much too high. 2. No heating in bathroom. Never had that before in a hotel in the UK at the end of October. 3. Paper thin walls - no privacy Could hear every word of the man next door when he phoned home (and he wasn't talking loudly). At some time during the night a very amorous couple seem to be having a good time, at least we presume from the sounds we heard that they enjoyed themselves. 5. The hotel was scheduled to close for work to be done just over two weeks after we were there so was surprised to be told that all of the tap beers/lagers had already been taken offline in preparation. Conclusion. Not a hotel I would recommend nor would I return to it.

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          Friendly staff and helpful. Food in the Restaurant was excellent for both our breakfast and evening meal

          Bathroom had a strange smell - cleaning fluid type, which filtered into the room. view not brill, but then the price we paid reflected this, as only there the one night, it was fine

        • Single
          7.0

          The service was good from the Manager when I booked in on the evening, gave me all the details I needed. The front out the hotel, Bar, Reception, Restuarant area all had been recently renovated to a high standard, which was very nice. Food not good, but not bad either - just OK.

          The Annexe at the back is very noisey, thin walls, floors etc. Could not get to sleep as you could hear people talking, TV's on and people walking across the floors in there room, everysingle step. I did mention this at reception when I checked out, apparently the Management are aware of this and will be addressing this situation over the winter, I look forward to it..

        • Group of friends
          9.6

          Nice hospitality, delicious breakfast , clean and well-funitured room made my experience impressive!!!!

        • Family with children
          10.0

          Strongly recommended. Nice loch view with mountains. Room is extremely tidy. We enjoyed our stay here & the staff were very friendly and helpful. We also had a very nice break fast too. I'm surprised this is rated just a 3-star hotel which looks like 5-star for me. A+++.

        • Family with children
          6.2

          good location

          flood lights shining in bedroom window. curatins did not close properly. room a bit dated.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Cruachan Hotel - Fort William Fort William location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Achintore Road Fort William Scotland, Fort William, United Kingdom, PH33 6RQ

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Fort William
          900 m
        • Bus stop
          200 m
        Restaurants
        • Lime Tree (cuisine: European)
          300 m
        • West End Hotel (cuisine: European)
          400 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2009
        • Number of rooms:
          55

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedFort WilliamCruachan Hotel

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Kingdom

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