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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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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 465 traveller reviews
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Could improve

02/07/2015 macspurs, portsmouth

Room and staff lovely, however shower not worth using and towels are so thin, it was a shame these let it down, As the temp reached 28 degrees it would have been nice to be offered a fan as no air con... more


Good lcoaiton, good value for money, excellent staff

15/06/2015 KarenH5581, Glasgow, United Kingdom

A fantastic hotel with great location. We had a group of 7 staying ahead of a charity Challenge on Saturday 13th June. The hotel staff were extremely welcoming, the rooms were well kept, clean and t... more


Mr Iain

08/06/2015 Iain D,

A very pleasant long-term business stay well looked after and perfectly located for the sites and scenery of Fort William and Argyle. Ben Nevis is just around the corner and steam train to Mallaig a 2... more


Perfect for Ben Nevis and "Jacobite" steam train

07/06/2015 Jane M, Shrewsbury

We had a wonderful stay at this hotel. Menu choice in the restaurant was amazing from a 3 course dinner option, pizza menu, curry menu right through to a bar menu. I don't know how they manage to offe... more


A place to eat and sleep

04/06/2015 klasjacobson,

Friendly and helpful staff, overall clean and ok food. Leaking windows let the cold and the noise from the street in to the room. Only 50 m to walk to the shopping street where you find everything fro... more