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Eugene, Oregon
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Went in for dinner and a drink. The bar was relatively quiet so I asked if I could eat in there. The bartender told me no. I ordered a glass of wine that I saw featured. I was charged 10% more than it was posted. When I pointed that out, I was told that I had ordered incorrectly. The atmosphere...

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Northwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Positives: Good location. Fabulous staff and excellent customer services. Room, linen etc all clean. Good comfortable hard bed. Good size bathroom. Tea/coffee facilities. Restaurant attached for guests and outside use (very busy - book a table). Food very good. Very large car park. Good sized comfortable lounge to sit in. Bar. Large bathroom with shower over bath and vanity sick...

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Thank Carol M
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2015

I booked this hotel for myself and my partner for an overnight getaway at a cost of £116 which I though was a bit hefty but I expected great things for that cost, how wrong I was! This hotel is flawed on so many levels as per below: • Entrance rotation door is far too small, it’s actually a struggle...

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1Thank Andyjstew
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Warm and cosy and popular with coach parties and a slightly older clientele, this hotel is not without its charms. It just feels a bit dated in decor and approach. There are the old style keys (just one per room) and wifi only available in the public areas (and then only if you do a sun salutation and angle your...

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1Thank MartsAndMarts
Rosyth, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Pros - Excellent food - we had the set menu in dining room as the restaurant was full, so best to book a meal in advance. Breakfast was nicely cooked, plentiful and loads of choice. Helpful staff, free tea/coffee in residents lounge, comfortable bed with decent pillows. Clean, controllable (and warm!) radiators. Two bucket chairs and coffee table in room,...

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Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

I am currently sitting in the lounge part of the hotel, having finished our lunch 35 minutes ago , all our dirty plates remain despite 5 staff members passing our table one of which is the hotel manager!!! Deserts ... Perhaps for breakfast . One staff member even came over to talk to our dog and afterwards left leaving all...

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3Thank Carol L
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 17 August 2015

We did not stay at the hotel but went there one evening for dinner. The food was excellent and the service good - although the waitrons were extremely young and therefore not all that experienced. The restaurant forms part of the hotel and therefore does not have any specific charming ambiance.

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Darwen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2015

We enjoyed our stay at this hotel. There was a large group of us (16) split into single, twin and double rooms. Staff polite in the main, although language issues complicated matters occasionally. We were given two round tables in the restaurant for breakfast and dinner which were ours for our 3 day duration. This was really good. Breakfast: plenty...

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Stayed at the alexandra,after reading reviews of the hotel being a little dated and in need of a refurb. ..we found our room to be very nice indeed, a friend we were travelling with said his was very dated. The staff were friendly and the breakfast was great, however my only moan is that we were unable to eat in...

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Monifieth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

This quirky wee highland retreat is a great place to accommodate yourself when visiting the west coast of Bonnie Scotland. It continues in the time honoured tradition of taking care of Commandos on annual reunions. We have no hesitation recommending this hotel to anybody wishing to explore the Highland and Islands

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
As Traditional Nineteenth-century Hotel, The Alex, as it is known locally, has been an iconic feature of Fort William for the past 125 years. Situated in the town centre the hotel is minutes away from the High Street, Bus and Train Station and Pier. With a welcoming staff team,good freshly made food and clean rooms, the Alexandra Hotel offers you a home from home experience with an old world charm ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alexandra Hotel

Address: Parade, Fort William PH33 6AZ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Lochaber > Fort William
Price Range: ₹ 6,071 - ₹ 11,595 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Alexandra Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 93
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“4th floor has good views”
 of 5 bubbles EDG1011, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“front rooms look across to the grocery store / train station. rooms along the odd 20s are near church stained glass windows”
 of 5 bubbles 959gailc, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have quiet outlooks but rooms at the front have a view over the loch.”
 of 5 bubbles NEILB132, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Upgrade to a superior room or the four poster.”
 of 5 bubbles bowtowtwo, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The room we had was on 1st floor and looked onto a wee roof top garden so was very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles andreap0rter, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
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