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    Glentower Lower Observatory Guesthouse

    Achintore Road, Fort William PH33 6RQ, Scotland
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      2 adults
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          Overview
          • Excellent71%
          • Very good21%
          • Average5%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
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          “tower room” (19 reviews)
          “main building” (11 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 1 week ago

          This is perhaps a bit pricey but we enjoyed the family room we were given with its spacious bathroom at the side of the house. Parking was free.The location is superb.I would happily recommend this place.It is professionally run.

          Thank busyfamilytraveller
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          My wife an I just stayed at the Glentower. As the other reviewers have noted, it is quite nice, but not quite as posh as some have made it out to be. The service was fine. No issues there. However, there is no "common area"...More

          Thank Alan S
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          Just returned for a weeks stay at this property and I can't praise them enough. Room was at the front of the property so stunning views of the Loch. The room was also large for two people with en suite and sitting area. Location was...More

          Thank Alastair J
          Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

          Just in our way home after a wonderful 3 night trip to fort William staying at this gorgeous bed and breakfast . Prior to our trip we needed to change our booking and found the owner Trevor was more than helpful in meeting our needs....More

          Thank Alibri1968
          Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

          Very well presented, perfectly clean, free wifi not the best, parking onsite and convenient, excellent hot shower, in room heating very effective, good bed and bedding, Tower room has a lovely seating area, breakfast perfect in a graceful dining room looking at back garden. We...More

          Thank phillirit
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
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          • US$123 - US$231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 11
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          • Location
          • United Kingdom >
          • Scotland >
          • Scottish Highlands >
          • Lochaber >
          • Fort William
          • Also Known As
          • Glentower Lower Observatory Guesthouse Fort William, Scotland
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          kosampler
          Hi Do you have a bar ?
          17 March 2017|
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          Sorry we do not have a bar
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          "Ours had a large bathroom"
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          "Ground floor family room very large & quiet"
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          "Tower room has the best view, but no bath."
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          "Our first floor room - the Laurel was larger than my daughter's room upstairs for the same price. We also..."
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