Best Western Imperial Hotel - Fort William

Fraser Square, Fort William, United Kingdom, PH33 6DW  show map
 3 stars
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Best Western Imperial Hotel - Fort William

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast
 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

Best Western Imperial Hotel is situated in the center of Fort William near Ben Nevis and Loch Linnhe. The building was renovated in 2005.

This business property is about 1 km away from the center of Fort William. The hotel is placed 5 minutes' walk from West Highland Museum.

Rooms

Best Western Imperial Hotel features 36 non-smoking rooms with a beautiful view of the sea and such various amenities as coffee/tea makers, flat-screen TV, direct dial phone, IDD telephone and Wi-Fi. Guests can make use of a hairdryer, free toiletries and a shower in every bathroom.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is available from 07:30 till 09:30. The hotel features an a la carte restaurant serving seafood cuisine. The splendid bar serves a selection of coffee and tea.

Services

Business facilities include an internet terminal, a copy machine and a meeting room to suit the needs of business travelers.

Relax

The hotel provides guests with a mini club and cots for their children.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   36.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Early check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Breakfast room
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Spa & wellness center
  • Jacuzzi
  • Library

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual heating
  • Free in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dining room
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Data ports
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Fraser Square, Fort William, United Kingdom, PH33 6DW

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City Center
  • Fort William
    100 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Cafe Mango (cuisine: Indian, Thai)
    60 m
  • The Grog & Gruel (cuisine: Eclectic)
    210 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    36

Hotel Awards

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Rooms and availability

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Contemporary Double Room
Bed type: Double or Twin beds or 2 Single beds
Size: 22m2
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  • Free Wi-Fi
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All rooms have contemporary décor, a flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi access, facilities for making tea and coffee, and individual heaters allowing you control of the temperature of your room.

Room facilities
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    Double Room
    Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds
    Size: 22m2
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      Family Room
      Bed type: 1 Double and 1 Single bed
      Size: 35m2
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        Executive Double Room
        Bed type: Double Bed
        Size: 30m2
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Best Western Imperial Hotel - Fort William Fort William location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          Fraser Square, Fort William, United Kingdom, PH33 6DW

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Fort William
            100 m
          • Bus stop
            200 m
          Restaurants
          • Cafe Mango (cuisine: Indian, Thai)
            60 m
          • The Grog & Gruel (cuisine: Eclectic)
            210 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            36

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedFort WilliamBest Western Imperial Hotel

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

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          Best Western Imperial Hotel Location

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 100 m

          Places of interest

          Museums

          Local Attractions

          • Nevis Range Mountain Experience - 7.7km
            Torlundy, Fort William
          • Loch Linnhe - 14.6km
            OnichScotland
          • Steall Waterfall - 9.3km
            Upper Glen Nevis Car Park, Fort William
          • Glencoe - 15.0km
            Scotland

          Near the hotelNear the hotel

          • West Highland Museum - 120 m
            Cameron Square, Fort William
          • Ben Nevis - 400 m
            Fort WilliamScotland
          • Glen Roy - 130 m
            Fort WilliamScotland
          • Lime Tree An Ealdhain - 1.2km
            Achintore Road, Fort William

          Restaurants Nearby

          • Cafe Mango - 60 m

            Address: 24-26 High Street
            Phone: 01397701367

            60% likes this, based on 241 reviews
            Cuisine: Indian, Thai
            Price Range: GBP 9 - GBP 31

          • Ben Nevis Bar and Restaurant - 230 m

            Address: 103 High Street

            Cuisine: Scottish

          • The Stables - 210 m

            Address: Durley Road
            Phone: 01397 700730

            61% likes this, based on 58 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian

          • The Grog & Gruel - 210 m

            Address: 66 High Street
            Phone: 01397 705078

            60% likes this, based on 544 reviews
            Cuisine: Eclectic
            Price Range: GBP 6 - GBP 21

          • Tavern Cafe Bar - 220 m

            Address: 72 High Street
            Phone: 01397 703600

            76% likes this, based on 110 reviews
            Cuisine: British

          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            36

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedFort WilliamBest Western Imperial Hotel

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

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          Best Western Imperial Hotel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Imperial Hotel

          Individual guest reviews

          • Family with children
            8.2

            All staff members were very helpful and one waitress in particular took a lot of trouble to sort out my gluten free requirements. The double room was a nice size, bright and had a lovely outlook. I'd also recommend the curry and pakoras served in the bar. Breakfast was well stocked but quality of cooked breakfast fairly average.

            The twin room was much smaller and the angle of the TV made it impossible to watch. Water temperature in taps and shower difficult to regulate.

          • Group of friends
            7.4

            I enjoyed the chance to see Fort William from a central location. The room was clean and tidy although a little cramped. The bathroom was very nice and clean. The staff were friendly and polite. The bar/library had a nice atmosphere.

          • Family with children
            8.2

            Reception staff Rooms were well designed/furnished

            Dining room staff - a little disengaged Only toast - no pastries, muffins etc No air conditioning no lift

          • Older travelers
            8.2

            Our room was fantastic with plenty of space, four poster bed and a huge bathroom with a spa bath

          • Older travelers
            9.4

            good location comfortable room

            Room 19 could do with proper fixed shower, This would make the room perfect

          • Couple
            5.4

            Location, free parking

            Breakfast very poor. Staff generally uninterested. No lift. The price for what you get is too much. Laundry was left in the hotel corridors. The main door is locked at 11pm and you had to enter then via a code on the door. This is not what I would expect from a hotel in this price range. The hotel feels like there is noone in charge.

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            excellent location just off the high street - also has a nice view over the loch

            some road noise from main A82 which runs alongside the hotel

          • Older travelers
            8.8

            Room was spotless, staff were helpful but their grasp of English was sketchy

            Breakfast was confusing especially since the waitress' accent was very difficult to follow. We are not used to having to fetch our own tea and coffee. As tea, coffee, toast, fruit and yogurt supplies were all pushed into one corner, getting to each was time wasting and confusing. Food was not hot, and became cold while we worked out tea and coffee arrangements. Disappointing all round.

          • Group of friends
            7.4

            The room were clean and well kept. Very comfortable.

            Externally the hotel has a poor appearance. But inside it was as good as I had hoped for.

          • Single
            3.8

            Elderly and less-mobile travellers should be aware there is no lift and lots of steep stairs to climb! I am 65, asthmatic and awaiting a hip replacement but was put on the top floor with 4 flights of stairs to climb with luggage. I was told no alternative room was available as they were fully booked. Also, my single room was no bigger than a box-room; the bed was crammed in behind the door and had views of a narrow side street. When I complained of no hot water, a member of staff came to my room to show me the taps had been put on the wrong way - the red dot was for cold and the blue dot for hot!

          • Group of friends
            3.2

            convienient parking

            the location it is opposite a night club and was very noisy, making it impossible to sleep. Hotel needs to take this into consideration when applying rates. Also shower temp was tempamental

          • Family with children
            9.6

            Location and comfort in the Scottish Highlands. I chose it to relax before going on to the Isle of Skye. Scenery was Scotland's best and hotel was perfect for our needs.

          • Group of friends
            7.4

            it,s location for walking Ben Nevis is excellent. And location is in the center of fort William

          • Older travelers
            6.2

            Great location

            Can't help but notice everything is being done on the cheap, from toilet paper to tasteless breakfast bacon and sausages.

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            The friendly and helpful staff, The rooms are really bright and clean ours had a view of the Loch, really good breakfast to set you up for the day, really close to pedestrian only shopping area. They had an area in the hotel where I could charge my wheelchair.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Best Western Imperial Hotel - Fort William Fort William location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          Fraser Square, Fort William, United Kingdom, PH33 6DW

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Fort William
            100 m
          • Bus stop
            200 m
          Restaurants
          • Cafe Mango (cuisine: Indian, Thai)
            60 m
          • The Grog & Gruel (cuisine: Eclectic)
            210 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            36

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedFort WilliamBest Western Imperial Hotel

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

          Use Badge