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

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Welcome drink

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Spa center

TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

Alexandra is a 4-story hotel in a resort area of Fort William at a close proximity to Loch Linnhe, Eilean Donan Castle and Ben Nevis Whisky Distillery offering non-smoking rooms along with a golf course and an indoor swimming pool. The traditional hotel was built in 1887 and refurbished in 2005.

This venue accommodates guests in the heart of Fort William. It is about 1 km away from the center of Fort William.

The hotel is surrounded by restaurants and pubs.

Middle St bus stop is located nearby.

Rooms

There are 93 rooms including triple room and superior triple room in Alexandra Hotel, offering a beautiful view of the countryside along with a work desk, a minibar, a fireplace, satellite television and a safe. Bathrooms come with free toiletries, a bathtub and a shower.

Eat & Drink

At the 24-hour restaurant guests can enjoy local cuisine. Guests can dine at The Stables and The Food Stop located within 5 minutes' walk away.

Services

Business facilities include a photocopier, a business center and a meeting room to suit the needs of business travelers.

Relax

A special menu and cribs are offered for guests with children. Cycling, hiking and fishing are provided on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   93.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • Limited time reception
  • Concierge desk
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Coffee shop
  • Fireplace
  • Female traveler room/floor

Sports & Fitness

  • Hiking
  • Cycling
  • Golf course
  • Fishing

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Barbeque grills
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa center
  • Sauna

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

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

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Media

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

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Hotel Address:

The Parade, Fort William, United Kingdom, PH336AZ

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City Center
  • Fort William
    700 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • The Food Stop (cuisine: British)
    100 ft
  • The Stables (cuisine: Italian)
    600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    93

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Rooms and availability

Alexandra Hotel photos Room
Triple Room
Bed type: 3 Single beds or Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
Size: 325 sq. feet
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  • Private bathroom
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    Alexandra Hotel photos Room
    Superior Triple Room
    Bed type: 3 Single beds
    Size: 270 sq. feet
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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
        700 ft
      • Bus stop
        400 ft
      Restaurants
      • The Food Stop (cuisine: British)
        100 ft
      • The Stables (cuisine: Italian)
        600 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of floors:
        4
      • Number of rooms:
        93

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedFort WilliamAlexandra Hotel

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      Alexandra Hotel Location

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions

      • Lime Tree - 4300 ft

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 400 ft

      Places of interest

      • Glen Nevis - 4000 ft
      • Alcan Smelting & Power - 1.4 mi
      • Ben Nevis Whisky Distillery - 1.6 mi
      • Ben Nevis Distillery - 1.6 mi
      • Nevis Range Ski Centre - 3.0 mi
      • Ben Nevis - 4.2 mi

      Amusement

      • organic beats - 3.0 mi

      Museums

      • West Highland Museum - 700 ft
      • Treasures Of The Earth - 1.8 mi

      Local attractions

      • Nevis Range Mountain Experience - 4.6 mi
        Torlundy, Fort William
      • Loch Linnhe - 9.2 mi
        OnichScotland
      • Steall Waterfall - 5.7 mi
        Upper Glen Nevis Car Park, Fort William
      • Glencoe - 9.3 mi
        Scotland

      Near the hotel

      • Ben Nevis - 600 ft
        Fort WilliamScotland
      • West Highland Museum - 1100 ft
        Cameron Square, Fort William
      • Glen Roy - 500 ft
        Fort WilliamScotland
      • Lime Tree An Ealdhain - 4600 ft
        Achintore Road, Fort William

      Restaurants nearby

      • The Food Stop - 100 ft

        Address: Alexandra Hotel | The Parade
        Phone: 01397702241

        58% likes this, based on 54 reviews
        Cuisine: British
        Price Range: USD 8 - USD 23

      • Cafe Mango - 900 ft

        Address: 24-26 High Street
        Phone: 01397701367

        75% likes this, based on 212 reviews
        Cuisine: Indian, Thai
        Price Range: USD 12 - USD 41

      • The Grog & Gruel - 1400 ft

        Address: 66 High Street
        Phone: 01397 705078

        71% likes this, based on 534 reviews
        Cuisine: Eclectic
        Price Range: USD 8 - USD 27

      • The Stables - 600 ft

        Address: Durley Road
        Phone: 01397 700730

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

      • Brewers Fayre Loch Iall - 800 ft

        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 floors:
        4
      • Number of rooms:
        93

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedFort WilliamAlexandra Hotel

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      Alexandra Hotel Reviews

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

      Average guest rating

      7.6out of 10
      Fabulous
      Based on 315 reviews

      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
        700 ft
      • Bus stop
        400 ft
      Restaurants
      • The Food Stop (cuisine: British)
        100 ft
      • The Stables (cuisine: Italian)
        600 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of floors:
        4
      • 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