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Popular amenities for Fort William vacation rentals

Stay near Fort William's top sights

Ben Nevis Visitor Centre22 locals recommend
Steall Waterfall58 locals recommend
The Great Glen24 locals recommend
Morrisons40 locals recommend
McDonald's7 locals recommend
The Grog & Gruel43 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Fort William

  • Total rentals

    250 properties

  • Nightly prices starting at

    $30 before taxes and fees

  • Total number of reviews

    31K reviews

  • Family-friendly rentals

    110 properties are a good fit for families

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    50 properties allow pets

  • Rentals with dedicated workspaces

    40 properties have a dedicated workspace

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Fort William?

    Fort William experiences a temperate maritime climate. Summers are mild with average temperatures around 65°F (18°C), while winters can be chilly and wet, often dropping to 32°F (0°C). Rain is common throughout the year, so it's advisable to always have a waterproof layer with you.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Fort William?

    Popular activities in Fort William include hiking, wildlife spotting, and visiting historical sites. Many visitors enjoy boat tours on Loch Linnhe, exploring the Old Inverlochy Castle, or taking a steam train ride on the Jacobite Express.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Fort William?

    The most popular time to visit Fort William is during the summer months, from June to August, when the weather is typically warmer. During this time, the town hosts the Mountain Bike World Cup and the Glenfinnan Highland Gathering, showcasing traditional Scottish sports and culture.

  • What are the best places to stay in Fort William?

    Many travellers choose to stay in the town center with its variety of shops and restaurants, while others prefer the peaceful surroundings of Glen Nevis. If you're interested in history, Corpach, with its stunning views of Ben Nevis and proximity to the Caledonian Canal, might be appealing.

  • What are the best places to visit in Fort William?

    Popular places to visit include Ben Nevis, the highest peak in the British Isles, the West Highland Museum, and Neptune's Staircase, a series of locks on the Caledonian Canal. Many visitors also enjoy the Glenfinnan Viaduct, famously featured in the Harry Potter films.

  • What are some hiking trails in Fort William?

    Fort William is surrounded by numerous hiking trails, including the Ben Nevis Mountain Path, the challenging Ring of Steall, and the family-friendly Cow Hill Circuit. This region is also the starting point for the Great Glen Way, a long-distance trail stretching 79 miles (127 km) to Inverness.

  • What are some family activities to do in Fort William?

    Families in Fort William can enjoy a visit to the Ben Nevis Range for gondola rides and nature walks or the Lochaber Geopark for its geological wonders. The Treasures of the Earth Museum, with its collection of minerals and fossils, is also a favourite among young explorers.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Fort William?

    Consider exploring the natural beauty of Loch Ness, visiting the nearby city of Inverness, or taking a scenic ride on the West Highland Line railway. A trip to the Isle of Skye, known for its rugged landscapes and dramatic cliffs, is a memorable experience as well.

  • How much does it cost to stay in cottage rentals in Fort William?

    Experience the best of Fort William with our cottage rentals, starting at about $130 per day, before taxes and fees. Embrace comfort and style while staying within your budget in your home away from home.

  • Are there house rentals with a dedicated workspace in Fort William?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 10 house rentals in Fort William featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

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