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The Moorings Hotel

Celebrated as one of the most popular hotels in Fort William, the Moorings Hotel is a hidden gem, located just five minutes drive from Fort William town centre but a million miles away from every day hustle and bustle.

Situated on the banks of the Caledonian Canal at the famous Neptune’s staircase locks the location is perfect for a short stroll along the canal-side or enjoying a more strenuous walk along the Great Glen Way, all the way to Inverness (66 miles) if you feel very energetic!

For those on business, pleasure, an adventure or a special occasion the Moorings Hotel is the perfect stay for all.

The hotel offers the best and most spectacular views of Britain’s highest Mountain, Ben Nevis, with stunning views from the executive rooms over the canal to the Nevis mountain range.

The Moorings always strives to give guests that little bit extra - from the warmest of Scottish hospitality welcomes to the finest dining experience, using the best of local produce wherever possible, with salmon, venison, seafood and game featuring daily on our menus. Many regular guests returning year after year to enjoy the delicious food prepared by our brigade of chefs led by Head Chef, Paul Smith.

The Moorings Hotel is one of the most desirable hotels in the Scottish Highlands offering the best accommodation, wedding and conference facilities, but don’t take our word for it come along and experience the tranquillity and quality for yourselves.

Dogs welcome

Here at The Moorings Hotel, we welcome your well behaved four legged friend to join you; after all they need a holiday too!

Just as we like to give you a warm welcome, we also endeavour to make your Canine companion feel especially welcomed here. To make sure we start in the right way, we supply the following on arrival.

  • Our Canine Welcome letter with suggestions of nearby sniffing and walking spots
  • Dog Bed
  • Bowl
  • Nice biscuity treats

Please be aware that you must book in advance and let us know you are bringing your dog so that we can make sure all the arrangements are in place for you and your pooch. We reserve certain Standard Bedrooms for guests bringing their dogs, therefore availability must be checked in advance. There is a charge of £15.00 per dog per booking.

Much as we love dogs please be aware we do reserve the right to charge for any damage incurred

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Fitness gym

Step inside our fully equipped gym and you’ll find countless ways to burn those calories. Featuring strength machines, free weights, treadmills, ellipticals and more, there are countless ways to work up a sweat. The gym is open to residents of the hotel and is free of charge.

Complimentary round of golf for every guest

Also free is a complimentary round of golf at the Fort William Golf Course. Don’t worry if you forget your clubs, Fort William Golf Club have clubs and trolleys for hire. To avoid disappointment, Moorings reception can book your tee-off time at time of reservation.

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The Moorings Hotel
Banavie Fort William
PH33 7LY Scotland

Tel 01397 772797
Fax 01397 772441

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