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    Glentower Lower Observatory Guesthouse

    Achintore Road, Fort William PH33 6RQ, Scotland
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    11 - 15 of 214 reviews

    Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

    Just in our way home after a wonderful 3 night trip to fort William staying at this gorgeous bed and breakfast . Prior to our trip we needed to change our booking and found the owner Trevor was more than helpful in meeting our needs....More

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    Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

    Very well presented, perfectly clean, free wifi not the best, parking onsite and convenient, excellent hot shower, in room heating very effective, good bed and bedding, Tower room has a lovely seating area, breakfast perfect in a graceful dining room looking at back garden. We...More

    Thank phillirit
    Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

    Met by owner at door and was sorted with a room for my son and myself as a stop gap touring the highlands. Room was lovely , clean, lovely design and lovely big bath room with free standing bath,, breaky was good and lady chatty....More

    Thank bobby p
    Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

    Absolutely beautiful guest house with stunning views over the loch. We were greeted by owner Trevor who couldn't be more helpful. Our room on the ground floor was stunning immaculately clean and very spacious. We had a lovely relaxing stay. The breakfast was first class...More

    Thank Currie-Horner
    Reviewed 4 April 2017

    Never really used a B&B before but this guesthouse was totally wonderful and great place to stay while on our Lands End to John O'Groats family road trip. The ground floor family room with the huge en-suite to the front of the building with views...More

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    • 11
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