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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
For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 0844 387 6092*


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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18/10/2016 69mags56, Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom

Staff pleasant and helpful. Room small although clean, the only bug bear was the tv, it was fixed to a wall above a cupboard/wardrobe, gave you a crick in the neck trying to watch it. Nicely decorated... more


Basic stay

17/10/2016 donna0191,

Stayed here for partners birthday paid £85 for 1 night did not include breakfast . It was basic double room staff friendly. It was nicely situated with beautiful views . The only thing wrong was the ... more


Not quite the Best West!

13/10/2016 Margaret B, Kilwinning, United Kingdom

Appears we were lucky to be put in rooms 24 and 25 as we had good views of the loch and precious little noise from the traffic. Our room (25) was a good size and impressed with bathroom which was spo... more


It is a curate's egg situation

08/10/2016 nerjanits, Nerja, Spain

We tended to think that this hotel was somewhat bad, but euphemistically could be credited with some good features. We stayed here as part of a tour for three nights. The first night provided us with ... more


A lick of paint on the outside of the building doesn't cover all the cracks

05/10/2016 MalRees,

This was the first of two nights in hotels operated by SGE hotels. A theme quickly emerged. Check in was slow, a consequence of not having someone manning the reception, at six o’clock in the evenin... more