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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great well kept canal leading into loch Ness great to see the boats tied up going through lochs etc all free well worth a visit

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I hiked The Great Glen Way, and much of this follows the Caledonian Canal. I highly recommend this for a walker who is used to walking 10 or more miles daily, but yet still needs a walk for relative beginners. And great interaction with locals....More

Thank Winstoniscute
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Canal provides marvelous gentle walk and stunning scenery. The paths are well kept and easily accessible.

Thank Alanthebairn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw the canal at Fort Augustus and in Inverness. It's impressive - a real feat of engineering. At Fort Augustus you can walk for quite some distance on a path which used to house the old railway. It's a lovely stroll with river on...More

Thank Stenvoid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and a few mates did a cruise along the Canal and we had the most amazing time.It changes the perspective being in the middle of the water.A great trip.

Thank ham321ish
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just come back from a holiday in the Scottish Highlands which was amazing. A lots of our trips were on or around The Caledonian Canal. An amazing feat of engineering by Thomas Telford. We saw the locks At Fort Augustaus. Must see.

Thank Rimell-seaford-55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The canal seemed closed but it wasn't very clear, there was lots of scaffolding everywhere. It wasn't clear where to find information about the history of the canal.

Thank Isabelle F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A couple we know invited us to spend a couple of days on their boat and we took a wee cruise up along the Caledonian Canal. What a pleasant way to enjoy the scenery along the way. A few glasses of wine and some good...More

Thank delman47
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked weeks holiday with Caley Cruisers. Wonderful scenery, fabulous colours of autumn. The locks are beautiful and well worth visiting, all locks are manned so no problems and their all very helpful & friendly Much quieter this time of year.

Thank Experience788642
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

spent a week cruising Caledonian Canal, West Highland Sailing an excellent company to deal with, great experience scenery amazing, everybody very friendly and helpful with the exception of the some businesses operating day boats on Loch Ness who are not very welcoming to holiday boat...More

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Ray C
13 July 2018|
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Response from ancell98 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry about late reply in heart of Highlands dodgy internet. Parking is free at least for our 4 day cruise. Pay for an early start ie mid day if you want to get up to Loch Ness on 1st day. Do not enter Loch Ness if you are... More
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charlottewendy
13 September 2016|
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Response from XXV25 | Reviewed this property |
This is a canal, not a hotel but if you're asking where would be best to stay, if suggest either Fort William or Inverness. There are many different types of accommodation available all along the length of the canal... More
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