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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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imperial hotel

23/03/2015 71kathleenm,

Good clean hotel, helpful staff. No lift, but the evening receptionist carried our cases up the stairs. Sloping ceiling in room 36 was a problem for my 6 foot tall husband, but was able to relocate... more


Ok couple of nights

12/03/2015 PenelopePitstop30, Skipton, United Kingdom

I travelled from Yorkshire to spend the Bank Holiday weekend with my partner who was at the time working near Fort Bill. We stayed the first night in the jacuzzi room then the second night in a... more


Disturbed sleep.

10/03/2015 Peter T, Durham, United Kingdom

Clean and tidy hotel looking a bit dated in places. Nice breakfast and town centre nearby. Bit of a maze to find room and would have got lost if not for signs along way. Room was at the other end of... more


ideal for short break

02/03/2015 Annette W, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Stayed here for 1 night. Reception staff very friendly and efficient. Offered us alternative room as our wasn't ready at time of arrival. Room with view over Loch Linnhe. Decent room size, very... more


Great stay at imperial fort william

26/02/2015 Scotty1689,

Very nice hotel with amazing views right in the City centre of fort william. Best thing about hotel is its staff all are amazing manager himself was very helpful they all make you feel special. Room... more