Alexandra Hotel - Fort William

The Parade, Fort William, United Kingdom, PH336AZ  show map
 3 stars
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Alexandra Hotel - Fort William

 Free Wi-Fi
 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Golf course

Fishing

Hiking

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

Overview

Alexandra Hotel is located in a mountain area of Fort William in close proximity to Ben Nevis and Loch Linnhe. Built in 1887, the traditional hotel was renovated in 2005.

Guests will enjoy a perfect location in the heart of Fort William. Set within a 10-minute walking distance from Fort William city center.

Nearby points of interest include museums and a castle.

Rooms

The property comprises 93 luxury guestrooms with a beautiful view on the sea. They boast a simple décor and offer an electric kettle and coffee/tea makers.

Eat & Drink

A continental breakfast is served in the formal dining room. Guests can order local meals at the friendly restaurant. The refurbished bar serves a selection of tea and coffee.

Services

The hotel offers free parking, a baggage storage and a souvenir shop for general needs and a meeting room, a business center and a copy machine for corporate travelers.

Relax

Guests will enjoy using a steam room, a spa center and a sauna after a busy day in Fort William. More active guests will appreciate fishing and hiking provided on site.

Internet

Hotspot wireless internet access is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   93.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Early check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free safe at reception
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Souvenir shop
  • Fireplace
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Hiking
  • Golf course
  • Fitness center
  • Fishing

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Spa center
  • Sauna

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Hair dryer on request

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 5 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 14 may stay at the price of 50 % of the room stay per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

The Parade, Fort William, United Kingdom, PH336AZ

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City Center
  • Fort William
    200 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • The Food Stop (cuisine: British)
    20 m
  • The Stables (cuisine: Italian)
    160 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    93

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Rooms and availability

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  • Private bathroom
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Alexandra Hotel - Fort William Fort William location
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      Hotel Address:

      The Parade, Fort William, United Kingdom, PH336AZ

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Fort William
        200 m
      • Bus stop
        100 m
      Restaurants
      • The Food Stop (cuisine: British)
        20 m
      • The Stables (cuisine: Italian)
        160 m
      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-Out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of rooms:
        93

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedFort WilliamAlexandra Hotel

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Kingdom

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      Alexandra Hotel Location

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 100 m

      Places of interest

      • Alcan Smelting & Power - 2.2km
      • Ben Nevis Distillery - 2.6km
      • Nevis Range Ski Centre - 4.8km
      • Ben Nevis - 6.7km

      Amusement

      • organic beats - 4.8km

      Museums

      Local Attractions

      • Nevis Range Mountain Experience - 7.5km
        Torlundy, Fort William
      • Loch Linnhe - 14.8km
        OnichScotland
      • Steall Waterfall - 9.2km
        Upper Glen Nevis Car Park, Fort William
      • Glencoe - 15.0km
        Scotland

      Near the hotelNear the hotel

      • Ben Nevis - 170 m
        Fort WilliamScotland
      • West Highland Museum - 310 m
        Cameron Square, Fort William
      • Glen Roy - 150 m
        Fort WilliamScotland
      • Lime Tree An Ealdhain - 1.4km
        Achintore Road, Fort William

      Restaurants Nearby

      • The Food Stop - 20 m

        Address: Alexandra Hotel | The Parade
        Phone: 01397702241

        58% likes this, based on 54 reviews
        Cuisine: British
        Price Range: GBP 6 - GBP 17

      • Cafe Mango - 250 m

        Address: 24-26 High Street
        Phone: 01397701367

        75% likes this, based on 212 reviews
        Cuisine: Indian, Thai
        Price Range: GBP 9 - GBP 31

      • The Grog & Gruel - 420 m

        Address: 66 High Street
        Phone: 01397 705078

        71% likes this, based on 534 reviews
        Cuisine: Eclectic
        Price Range: GBP 6 - GBP 20

      • The Stables - 160 m

        Address: Durley Road
        Phone: 01397 700730

        50% likes this, based on 61 reviews
        Cuisine: Italian

      • Brewers Fayre Loch Iall - 240 m

        Address: An Aird
        Phone: 0871 527 8402

        54% likes this, based on 68 reviews
        Cuisine: British

      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-Out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of rooms:
        93

      Hotel Awards

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      Hotels nearby
      Onich Hotel
      3 stars
      15km
      Glencoe Hotel
      3 stars
      16km
      Glenfinnan Hotel
      2 stars
      22km
      Oban Bay Hotel
      3 stars
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      Alexandra Hotel Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Alexandra Hotel

      Individual guest reviews

      • Single
        8.8

        Beautiful view, very good food, easy access to train station; very nice staff.

        Elevator was broken for the entire three days I was there. Accessing 4th floor room was challenging. Hotel should have offered some financial compensation for the inconvenience.

      • Group of friends
        10.0

        made to feel comfortable and great food will visit again

      • Group of friends
        7.4

        Small room but very good bathroom facilities. Clean. Friendly staff.

        Very noisy room and probably due to the hot water tubes overheated even without any heater on. To open permanently the window was not really advisable (location, too heavy to move). The bar was rather for elderly people. There was no bar food available.

      • Couple
        9.2

        Very clean, great shower. Restaurant for dinner was superb and the food amazing. Staff were very welcoming.

        Breakfast was undercooked and watery.

      • Older travelers
        7.4

        comfortable, nice bathroom, particularly after walking 14 miles, breakfast choice

      • Single
        8.2

        The Hotel Was peacefull and relaxing good atmosphere and the staff were friendly.

      • Older travelers
        10.0

        Dinner was 1st class.

        Why, as always with a buffet type breakfast do they not fry eggs as required!!

      • Family with children
        8.8

        The beds were very comfortable and the shower was great. The room was nicely decorated and big enough. The staff were very friendly and helpful.

        I think it is too expensive for what it is. there was nothing wrong, but it is not worth that much money!

      • Family with children
        6.6

        Buffet breakfast and service during was excellent,

        Creaking floorboards in room next to mine meant disturbance throughout evening and night.

      • Single
        10.0

        The location could not have been improved. A lovely place with great food and clean and comfortable rooms. It was the best value on my whole tour of Britain. I would love to return for a longer stay.

        I had no complaints except that they had no laundry facilities. Trekking across Scotland one needs a little help.

      • Family with children
        7.8

        Friendly staff willing to help

        Fire alarm going off at 6am no one to explain what was happening older people needing help no one to assist them left to other guests.

      • Single
        8.2

        Comfortable room. I needed help to figure out tv set-up, but it turned out a connection had come out at the back of the tv - one of the receptionists came up and sorted it out very quickly.

        A double plug next to kettle would be helpful. Suggest ham and cheese be presented on separate plates at breakfast to help vegetarians and those with religious dietary requirements - I mentioned this at check-out and I'm sure the hotel will action it.

      • Family with children
        6.2

        We only chose this hotel for location and to meet our needs as a couple traveling with our young son. We were given a triple room, overlooking the rear carpark which was the most dingy room I've ever seen. This was coommunicated to staff and luckily for us, there had been a cancellation so we were reallocated to a superior room. This room was more appropriate to the price and was better appointed and fine for our needs. However, at 8am as we were getting ready, the housekeeper knocked on the door, saying something unintelligible and before we had time to answer, used a master key and opened the door. She obviously saw the room was inhabited and retreated immediately but this was another negative to staying at this hotel. Breakfast was excellent - overall the hotel is tired as not all rooms have been refurbished.

      • Older travelers
        9.2

        Nearest hotel to rail station, incredibly helpful in storing luggage for remainder of day after we had checked out. Happy to make us fresh sandwiches to take on train for afternoon pick up.

        No fridge in room.

      • Group of friends
        7.4

        Proximity to station. Most staff very pleasant.

        Caters mainly for bus trips. A la carte restaurant poor. Re furbished rooms still need a lot done to bring them up to a good standard.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Alexandra Hotel - Fort William Fort William location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      The Parade, Fort William, United Kingdom, PH336AZ

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Fort William
        200 m
      • Bus stop
        100 m
      Restaurants
      • The Food Stop (cuisine: British)
        20 m
      • The Stables (cuisine: Italian)
        160 m
      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-Out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of rooms:
        93

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedFort WilliamAlexandra Hotel

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Kingdom

      Use Badge