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Belford Road, Fort William PH33 6ER, Scotland
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Ben View Guest House
Ranked #86 of 116 Fort William B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sofia, Bulgaria
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51 reviews 51 reviews
27 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I spent a night at Ben View guest house during a 2-day trip around the Highlands. The booking was made by the company organizing the tour. The house itself is old and charming. It is situated near the town center (5-10 minutes walk). The lady was very polite and helpful. The room was clean and comfortable, a little bit old,... More

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We stayed here over night during a 2-day highland tour. The tour booked the this guest house for us. When arriving, we found it was a very nice guest house. It had a nice living room and kitchen downstairs. The guest room was clean. Some old ladies stated to serve breakfast for us 15 minutes before the normal time at... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I stayed here with my (adult) daughter and while it was clean and adequate, there were some important negatives and overall it didn't compare well with others we stayed in in Scotland. The first negative was the pricing. We wanted two single rooms and though there were plenty of rooms there were no singles, so the owner said she would... More

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Frederick, Maryland
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69 reviews 69 reviews
8 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I stayed at the Ben View one night during a 2 day highlands tour. I found the room to be cleaner than most hotels I've stayed in, the sheets smelled like they were freshly washed and the bed was super comfortable. Breakfast the following morning was delicious and the owner went out of her way to make sure we got... More

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scotland
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

A last-minute booking was made for me to spend one night here having completed the West Highland way and I was made to feel very welcome, right from the start. The room was clean and comfortable, and there was loads of hot water for a much needed bath. The guest house is well situated on the outskirts of Fort William,... More

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Hayes, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We came for a four night stay. It was very comfortable and the bed was lovely. Clean towels every day and breakfast was good. Catherine Smith who runs the b @ b was very friendly and helpful. We also stayed last year and hopefully next year.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Excellent B&B, very welcoming, helpful and friendly. Stayed for 2 nights in a spacious room with en suite much bigger than you normally get. Room was on the side so traffic noise was not an issue. Very clean and well equipped. Within walking distance of town with a good selection of places to eat. Good parking and great location for... More

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Leeds
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

This B&B is located on the road so if you get a room at the front you can expect some noise. Service is business-like but the ladies who help, rather than the lady I assumed was the owner are bit more chatty. It's a much bigger house than it seems from the road but the room we had was relatively... More

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

Last minute deal , booked two rooms and it was worth every penny.we were well looked after and breakfast was great. I would like to thank them for very nice breakfast and hospitality. Personal thanks for accommodating out 2 month old baby at a short notice.

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Sydney, Canada
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94 reviews 94 reviews
16 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

Staying with friends, we had 2 double rooms. Both had their own small bathroom with shower. It is a typical country side B&B, with floral wall paper and small rooms. It was perfectly adequate for our needs. It had good value, and we were given a different rate for booking two rooms. The town of Fort William is quite small... More

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Address: Belford Road, Fort William PH33 6ER, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Lochaber > Fort William
Also Known As:
Ben View Guest House Fort William, Scotland

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