Welcome to Fort William

Operated by the Fort William Accommodation Marketing Group, our community based website provides a wealth of information about Fort William and the surrounding area. The town of Fort William is located at the foot of Ben Nevis, Britain’s highest mountain, which is surrounded by some of Scotland’s most outstanding natural and historic landscapes. Our aim is to provide visitors and locals with an easy way to find information, businesses, local events and things to do. With Fort William at the hub we cover an area including Spean Bridge to the north, Glenfinnan to the west and Glencoe and Ballachulish in the south.

Spean Bridge is the location of the Commando Memorial. Glenfinnan sits at the head of Loch Shiel watched over by the Lone Highlander of the Jacobite’s. It is also famous for the Glenfinnan viaduct and the Harry Potter train. Glencoe is one of Scotland’s most scenic and atmospheric glen’s and is steeped in history and legend.

We can help you to book your Hotel, Bed & Breakfast, Guesthouse or self-catering accommodation. all offering great Highland hospitality. We also list local restaurants, café’s and bars, all offering delicious food & drink, many featuring high quality local ingredients. Detailed guides for Transport; Rail, Bus, Taxi and self-drive car hire are here too, together with lots of information on local services and businesses of all types.

Find exciting adventures on wildlife tours or arrange local guides. With so much to see and do, including climbing Ben Nevis, skiing and mountain biking, walking the West Highland Way enjoying a trip on the famous Jacobite steam train or just enjoying the beautiful scenery whilst you watch the wild life that is here in abundance, Fort William is the perfect base to explore all that the Highlands have to offer.
Fort William, Glen Nevis and Glen Coe with their stunning scenery have been a mecca for film makers over the years with Braveheart, Harry Potter, Outlander, James Bond and the Outlaw King to name but a few.