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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This Commando Memorial to the Commandos past and present is slightly off the beat track from Fort William. It has been built on the old training grounds off Churchill’s original Commandos from World War 2 where the men would start with a 9 mile run...More

Thank Sean R
Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautiful setting for a lovely monument in memory of fallen soldiers. Statue is adjacent to the memory garden with many tributes to both WW's and recent military who were lost. Plenty of parking, even for tour buses.

Thank Beth J
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This has to be one of, if not the, most beautiful memorials I have visited in the U.K. The monument is spectacular and the scenery and views on a clear day are spectacular. A beautiful and fitting tribute to the men who made the ultimate...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great place to stop for great views of the surrounding area and towards Ben Nevis. The monument itself is of 3 large statues of commandos who were trained in the area during ww2. There are no toilet or catering facilities on site, but if these...More

Thank Trehwfa38
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Took an unplanned break here during our 10 day long scottish holidays and not disappointed at all. Its a lovely memorial to honour the ones fallen during different wars, with some as recent as Afghanistan. Its painfull to see that many of the lads being...More

Thank swetamani
Reviewed 1 week ago

Large car park near memorial. Very quiet and peaceful surroundings. Views are magnificent. Most people seemed to gather in remembrance garden.

Thank ionsja
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Situated on the outskirts of Spean Bridge on a high spot overlooking the wild mountains where the brave men who were the forerunners of modern day commandos and SAS officers, the men who trained in this beautiful but often hostile terrain to prepare themselves for...More

Thank ELIZABETH B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fabulous sculpture in a superb location, truly a must-see for anyone with an interest in these specialist soldiers and where they trained. It commemorates the bravery of the military Commandos in WW2, units which in many cases suffered casualties of over 50%....More

Thank John S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This monument is very close to the highway and also is connected by trail to the town. There are many current markers honoring today's heroes as well as past soldiers from the area and the world war !! training facility. We saw tour buses and...More

Thank Badmre
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location of the Commando Monument creates a breathtaking backdrop for a larger than life tribute to the men and women who fought in war. We stopped by on a foggy, overcast day. The view of the mountains in the distance with the tops amongst...More

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jtreby
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Response from LucyDiamondScotland | Reviewed this property |
It' slightly uphill from the car park, but if she takes it slowly and has help she should be ok. Failing that, the monument is fully visible from the car park.
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