A hotel of baronial splendour and a picture postcard loch-side setting on the West Coast of Scotland.
The Ballachulish Hotel offers elegant architecture and features inside and out as well as traditional Highland hospitality and an excellent location on the shores of Loch Linhe and Loch Leven.
Beautifully situated, in a loch-side location just 20 minutes south of Fort William, the Ballachulish Hotel offer guests an ideal base from which to explore the West Coast of Scotland with a wealth of scenery and outdoor activities on your doorstep. The hotel itself is a fine example of Scottish Baronial architecture; the external elegance of the Ballachulish is mirrored within the hotel’s public areas where antique furnishing and open fireplaces offer a traditional and welcoming ambience.
Guest accommodation is provided in 54 well-equipped and appointed bedrooms. Many of the rooms are individually designed, some with traditional fabrics and furnishings whilst others offer a more contemporary feel whilst remaining sympathetic to the historic character of the main hotel. Rooms in the older part of the hotel vary in size and aspect whilst those in the newer wing are more uniform; many rooms offer stunning views over the tranquil waters of the loch. All of the guest bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms and provide the amenities to be expected of a quality 3* hotel.
Meals can be taken at the Ballachulish in the locally renowned Bulas Bar and Bistro which offers a varied dinner menu including signature dishes, traditional local favourites and daily specials. The enticing offerings are prepared using only the freshest ingredients and locally sourced produce wherever possible. At lunchtime, diners can choose from an equally enticing selection of traditional bar meals, snacks and sandwiches. Both by day or night, Bula’s Bistro offers patrons stunning views over the loch and an informal atmosphere and relaxed ambience and service. The well-stocked bar is an ideal spot for evening drinks.
Residents at the Ballachulish Hotel also gain complimentary access to nearby leisure facilities including pool, jacuzzi, sauna & exercise room as well as reduced green fees at the adjacent nine-hole golf course.
Enjoying quality accommodation, a magnificent loch-side setting and a traditional but informal ambience the Ballchulish is an excellent venue for a Highland stay.
Accommodation Name: Ballachulish Hotel
Accommodation Type: Mid-sized hotel
Nearest town: Glencoe Village / Fort William
No. of Rooms: 54
Elevator: Yes – to some floors
On-site parking: Yes (free of charge)
Nearest train station: Fort William (15 miles approx)
Nearby attractions: Glencoe Visitor Centre, Glencoe Valley, Ben Nevis, Ben Nevis Distillery, West Highland Museum, Rannoch Moor