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The luxurious BEST WESTERN Imperial Hotel in Fort William.

Join us in the heart of the Highlands.

The BEST WESTERN Imperial Hotel, located in the centre of Fort William, offers the ideal escape for all who visit. Whether youre on a romantic retreat, a business trip or an extended holiday, you'll find the BEST WESTERN Imperial Hotel more than welcoming.

Overlooking Loch Linnhe in one of Scotlands places of real natural beauty, the BEST WESTERN Imperial Hotel really is the ideal place to explore the highlands from. Breathtaking views and warm hospitality await, with the opportunity to climb Ben Nevis, sample the odd single malt or take a trip to one of the areas many castles.

With the Highland museum, Ben Nevis Distellery, Ardnamurchan Natural Heritage Centre and Glencoe all within 5 miles, the BEST WESTERN Imperial Hotels prime location ensures you'll enjoy a true taste of Scottish life.

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Fraser Square
Fort William
PH33 6DW


Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Restaurants, Twenty Four Hour Service, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
There is parking available nearby.
Pets: No Pets accepted Guide and hearing dogs only
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:00

Rooms & Rates


Dining and Bars


The Imperial Restaurant

You'll find excellent food and excellent service here. And a fine a la carte menu too, with a little twist of Indian curry for added spice. Whatever you choose, you'll get a large helping of wonderful service!

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07:30 - 09:30
Lunch: 12:00 - 17:00
Dinner: 17:30 - 21:30
Weekend times may vary

Library Bar

Our Library Bar is also known as the Pakora Bar. Combining Scottish and Indian hospitality, we serve traditional Highlands bar meals plus some delicious Indian fare.

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary


Fort William Golf Course

Course information

Course Type: Parkland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 68
Distance: 6217 Yards
No handicap required


3.00 miles away in Torlundy


9 holes Yes
18 holes £25.00
Trolley hire Yes

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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Nearest motorway: A82, J, 66.00 miles
Nearest train station: Fort William, 0.50 miles
Nearest airport: Inverness, 66.00 miles
Free parking on site (10 spaces)

Fraser Square
Fort William
PH33 6DW

What's nearby?


  • Mountain motorbike world championship (annually) (5 miles)

  • Scottish six days motorcycle trail (0.1 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Ben nevis Range and Gondola (4 miles)

  • Cruises and highland activities (1 miles)

  • Treasures of the earth (4 miles)

  • Harry potter steam train (1 miles)

  • Wildlife and photography (2 miles)


  • Fort Williams High Street (0.1 miles)

  • Ben Nevis Centre (1 miles)

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Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506


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15/04/2015 Cathie G, Leeds, United Kingdom

The bathroom was freezing! We couldn't have a shower on the day we left because of the cold. We were on the first floor facing the carpark. When I complained I was told that it's cold because it has... more


The Hotel which finally confused me..

09/04/2015 radioman60, Glasgow, United Kingdom

I stayed in a lovely Best Western last week so was hoping that my stay in other one albeit in a different city would live up to the excellent Best Western reputation...after all wih a name like the... more


Trinidadians in Scotland :)

09/04/2015 Rossina R,

This was a small but clean, neat and most of all friendly and warm environment. We didn't need a massive place because it was only an overnight stay for skiing. An awesome buffet breakfast was... more


Cozy and Friendly

07/04/2015 Technobunny, Poole, United Kingdom

The hotel was very cozy with a moderately comfortable bar but a beautifully comfortable bed, room and lounge. It was warm in the dead of winter, friendly and incredibly efficient at retrieving and... more


Friendly helpful staff

07/04/2015 shaun m, Portsmouth, United Kingdom

Stayed here for one night recently in a small but clean room. The staff were excellent but the breakfast was awful. Too much salt in with the poached egg and the tomatoes were disgusting. The staff... more