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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


2015 dinner inclusive rates offer a £20 à la carte allowance
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
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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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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 491 traveller reviews
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A Gem

01/10/2015 Smallears44, Cheltenham, United Kingdom

While doing a recce for someone else I booked into this hotel for one night in the double suite....what a result. 5 mins from the station, very friendly staff (mostly non UK nationals) and the room...... more


Not Bad At All

28/09/2015 Martin O, Spokane, Washington

The people that post negative reviews of this place are just spoiled, whiny jerks. You know going in that this is not The Ritz, but it is more than comfortable enough, the rooms are of good size, esp... more


Poor hotel

25/09/2015 Lawrence B, Port Byron, Illinois

The Fort William Best Western is an aging building. We had trouble with the plumbing. Room was very small. We were in a tour so we didn't choose this hotel but would not stay again. Mediocre dinners w... more


Mixed results!

24/09/2015 Steve K, Irthlingborough, England, United Kingdom

See, here's the problem. My food was fine from start to finish but problems with all the other meals ruined that. Cold veg - not even warm. Replacement came but steaks almost gone at that point. Steak... more


Quality stay

17/09/2015 Paul W, Worksop, United Kingdom

Lovely hotel across from the Loch and within 5 minutes walk of train station and High Street. Made to feel welcome, rooms large airy and comfortable. Nice bar and restaurant areas with good food in ev... more