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Bay Caledonian Hotel

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Situated directly opposite Loch Linnhe, you can admire the fantastic views of the beautiful surrounding wooded hills and mountains from this hotel. Along with the dining room and pleasant lounge area, all front facing rooms offer super views of the breathtaking Loch Linnhe. The comfortable lounge and ballroom host entertainment most nights, often with a distinct Scottish flavour which is perfect for unwinding after a day’s sightseeing or exploring. A number of rooms have been recently refurbished to increase the capacity at this popular hotel and there is a convenient lift that serves all floors. At nine miles long and over a mile wide and with Ben Nevis towering above, Loch Linnhe is one of Scotland’s natural treasures. The hotel is also just two miles south of the town centre of Fort William, known as the outdoor capital of Britain, and here you can explore the many small and interesting shops and museums.
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Just been to this hotel monday to friday on my 1st shearings break ! The hotel is lovely. Very clean, good reception area, modern restaurant and the bedrooms where lovely. We had room 313 on the back of the hotel. No the views arnt there but its very peaceful, and thats with our
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Stayed here for 3 nights Fri to mon on a self drive shearings break. Lovely clean hotel and helpful staff. Entertainment every night was fantastic. Delicious 3 course dinner every night.Hard to beat value for money.
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Response from Bay Caledonian H, General Manager at Bay Caledonian Hotel
Responded 29 Dec 2018
Dear Gap410 Great review, thank you . Will pass on your comments to all the staff concerned. Happy New Year Jane GM
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Our first coach holiday with Shearings was a bit of an experiment but I’m pleased to say, I wouldn’t hesitate to travel with Shearings again. Our driver Rob W is a MINE OF INFORMATION and gave a running commentary on points/places of interest throughout the whole of our trip.
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Response from Bay Caledonian H, Assistant Manager at Bay Caledonian Hotel
Responded yesterday
Dear Spharl Thank you for such a positive review. I am please to read that enjoyed your stay with us. you Kind comments will be passed to all the staff and the Rob W, Your driver. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Bay Caledonian hotel. Kind Regards Lee
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Stayed here from 4/3/19 till 8/3/19 on a 5 day break with Shearings. The staff were all very helpful and welcoming which is always a good start. The room 313 which we stayed was comfortable although a bit tired, carpet rucked up and a few scuff marks but nothing that bothered
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Response from MissJM25, General Manager at Bay Caledonian Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Martyn W Thanks for taking the time to post a lovely review. Its great to read some nice comments about our team and that you would return to the Caledonian. We are currently have a in house programme for replacing our windows. Hope to see you again soon. Regards Jane GM
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Visited Caledonian hotel with Shearings 5 day coach break, loved the hotel! Room 224 overlooking the loch, warm and comfortable room, with excellent shower, all the staff at hotel were friendly and helpful, George in restaurant, always smiling, Christoff at bar also very nice,
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Response from Bay Caledonian H, Assistant Manager at Bay Caledonian Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Joan L, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your break with us, and found the views Your kind messages will be passed on to, Pat, George, Christophe and Pat. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Bay Caledonian Hotel. Kind Regards Lee
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Go for a walk on the loch side but wear decent shoes
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Loch Linnhe Fort William 1
View from floor 4 at the back
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We have no fridges in the bedrooms, but you can use ours in the kitchen. Breakfast time is between 7:45 and 9:00. We serve dinner in the restaurant from 6:15 till 7:45,howwever the bar also offer food until 9pm.
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Hi Is there a hair dryer in the room Thank you
Hello Yes, we have a hairdryer in every room Thank you
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Hi Is there a hair dryer in the room Thank you
There's a hairdryer in the drawer of the dresser.
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Is there a regular bus service into Fort William as i have problems walking
There is a regular bus service, No 44, which runs 17 minutes past each hour after 10:00am
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Hi Is there a gym or pool at this hotel
No gym but the loch is only 15 yards from the front door...
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"Rooms with views to the loch available for extra cost at the front of hotel"
"scenic room"
"It is well worth the extra for frontvrooms as view is spectacular"
"Go for a front facing room"
"Room at front of building have great views"
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PRICE RANGE
US$72 - US$136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
caledonian fort williamcaledonian hotel fort williamfort william caledonian hotel
LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandLochaberFort William
NUMBER OF ROOMS
82
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