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Family-Friendly Hotels in Fort William, Scotland

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Garadh Buidhe
3 out of 5
Camisky, Spean Bridge, Fort William, Scotland
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4.8/5Exceptional! (153 reviews)

"One of the most luxurious B&B’s I’ve had the pleasure to stay at. Secluded and very quiet, it was a fantastic base for my stay. The views from my room were amazing and the owners were very hospitable!"…"

Reviewed on 2 Nov 2019

Garadh Buidhe
Glendevin
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
Righ Crescent, Inchree, Fort William, Scotland
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4.8/5Exceptional! (38 reviews)
Families like: playground, laundry facilities
Travellers say...

"I loved the quiet village and that a pub was an easy walk for dinner."…"

Reviewed on 7 Oct 2019

Glendevin
Inverlochy Castle
Great for families
5 out of 5
Torlundy, Fort William, Scotland
The price is £515 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (128 reviews)
Families like: games room, skiing nearby, bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cots
Not to be missed!

"Wow! We booked this last minute while driving through the country. Staying the night in a castle? I mean wow! That alone is amazing. The service here was top notch, never had anything like it. The grounds were stunning. Would recommend in a heartbeat."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar 2020

Inverlochy Castle
The Corran - Serviced Accommodation
3.5 out of 5
Corran, Onich, Inverness-shire, Fort William, Scotland
The price is £95 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (128 reviews)
very very nice, loved it!

"Amazing, just beautiful. Hotel was spotless and great quality. Would 100% stay again"…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar 2020

The Corran - Serviced Accommodation
Creag Mhor Lodge
4 out of 5
North Ballachulish, Fort William, Scotland
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4.6/5Wonderful! (293 reviews)
Wonderful lodge, warm and friendly staff.

"This lodge and the staff were fantastic. It was luxurious, warm, and cozy. The view of the loch from our room was gorgeous. I really hope to return again someday! The hiking recommendation provided at breakfast was perfect for us. We hiked to Steall Falls and enjoyed it very much! Thank you all so ..."…"

Reviewed on 25 Oct 2019

Creag Mhor Lodge
Glenlochy Nevis Bridge Apartments
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
North Road, Fort William, Scotland
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4.4/5Wonderful! (24 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, skiing nearby, extra beds/cots, washing machine
Travellers say...

"Great location, Spacious, clean keypad entry Well appointed kitchen"…"

Reviewed on 29 Nov 2019

Glenlochy Nevis Bridge Apartments
Nevis Bank Inn
4 out of 5
Belford Road, Fort William, Scotland
The price is £145 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (348 reviews)
Nice hotel

"This is our 3rd stay here. Modern hotel with excellent breakfast. Restaurant also serves evening meals and drinks.Tea/coffee facilities and toiletries in room.On this occasion our room was a little on the small side. Parking. No lift."…"

Reviewed on 2 Mar 2020

Nevis Bank Inn
Inn at Ardgour
Great for families
3 out of 5
Ardgour, Fort William, Scotland
The price is £99 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (394 reviews)
Families like: games room, near the beach, skiing nearby, bicycle rentals nearby
Spot on

"Location fantastic, great breakfast and lovely staff."…"

Reviewed on 5 Mar 2020

Inn at Ardgour
Loch Leven Hotel & Distillery
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
Old Ferry Road, North Ballachulish, Fort William, Scotland
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4.3/5Excellent! (161 reviews)
Families like: extra beds/cots, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travellers say...

"The pub attached to the hotel was very quaint! We had lovely meals and there’s a nice little walk with superb views. The room was very clean and cozy"…"

Reviewed on 3 Feb 2020

Loch Leven Hotel & Distillery
Moorings Hotel
4 out of 5
Seanivan, Banavie, Fort William, Scotland
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The price is £130 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (35 reviews)
March 2020 Stay

"We stayed in one of the renovated rooms. Was perfect with a great view."…"

Reviewed on 6 Apr 2020

Moorings Hotel
Cruachan Hotel
Great for families
3 out of 5
Achintore Road, Fort William, Scotland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £135 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (249 reviews)
Families like: near the beach, free breakfast for the whole family
Travellers say...

"Room quite small but mostly clean. Breakfast was decent and the price was reasonable. Parking a bit limited."…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020

Cruachan Hotel
Alexandra Hotel
Great for families
3 out of 5
The Parade, Fort William, Scotland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £115 per night
3.8/5Good! (426 reviews)
Families like: near the beach, skiing nearby, bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cots
Value for money

"Value for money. Clean, not too busy, great breakfast. Will definately Re-visit."…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar 2020

Alexandra Hotel
Ben Nevis Hotel & Leisure Club
Great for families
3 out of 5
North Road, Fort William, Scotland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £90 per night
3.5/5Good! (397 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, skiing nearby, bicycle rentals nearby, free breakfast for the whole family
Lovely place to stay.

"It was wonderful the staff were great the food was lovely.."…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar 2020

Ben Nevis Hotel & Leisure Club
Guisachan Guest House
3 out of 5
ALMA ROAD,, Fort William, SCT
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Guisachan Guest House
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Where should we stay in Fort William?

You may want to consider the welcoming destination of Fort William if you've been thinking about a trip for the whole family. The snowboarding, mountain views and ferry rides are just a few things that make this an attractive family holiday destination. Fort William offers 20 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation so you'll have a variety of options when you're choosing where you want to stay.

Families on holiday have positive things to say about these places to stay:

Glen Nevis Holidays: Offers a restaurant, free parking and free WiFi. This lodge is rated 5 stars.

Onich – Features a restaurant, free parking and free WiFi. This hotel is rated 3 stars.

Cruachan Hotel – Features a restaurant, free parking and free breakfast. The overall comfort and central location make this 3-star hotel popular with guests.

Glenlochy Nevis Bridge Apartments – Offers in-room kitchens, free parking and laundry facilities. Guests like the central location at this 3.5-star apartment.

When should we visit Fort William?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use this information to decide when to pack up the children and head to Fort William.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 18°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December and March, with an average temperature of 2°F
  • Driest months: May, June, March and April, with an average rainfall of 75.50 inches
  • Rainiest months: December, October, January and September, with an average rainfall of 142.75 inches

What should we see and do in Fort William?

West Highland Museum and Aonach Mor Ski Resort are interesting attractions that you and your family may enjoy exploring while you are staying in Fort William. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as Glenfinnan Museum and Glen Coe Visitor Centre.

Fort William is also well-known for the:
  • Restaurants
  • Cafes
  • Mountain views
  • Snowboarding

Getting around Fort William

If you'd like to explore more of the area, ride aboard a train from Locheilside Station, Loch Eli Outward Bound Station or Fort William Station. Fort William might not have as many public transport options so consider renting a car to explore the city.

Frequently asked questions

What's Fort William like for family-friendly holidays?
The welcoming destination of Fort William is a great choice if you’ve been thinking about a holiday with the children. The snowboarding, swimming spots and cafes are just some of the things that make this an attractive family holiday destination.
What's the best hotel when travelling with children to Fort William?
Inverlochy Castle is a top 5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and laundry facilities. Other good choices for your stay with the children include Garadh Buidhe and Glendevin.
What's the seasonal weather in Fort William?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 14°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 4°C. Average annual rainfall for Fort William is 1320 mm.
What's there to see and do with your family in Fort William?
While you are holidaying in Fort William, you and the family may want to see some interesting spots such as Aonach Mor Ski Resort and West Highland Museum. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in the area’s activities such as Ben Nevis, Lochaber Geopark and Loch Linnhe.
What's the best way for us to get around Fort William?
If you’d like to explore more of the area, take a train from Fort William Station, Corpach Station or Banavie Station. Fort William might not have very many public transport options to choose from, so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

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