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“Gorgeous lodge”
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Excellent
64 reviews
lounge and dining area
Stunning views across the sea loch
looking across living room towards kitchen
beautiful ever changing scenes on the Loch
View from upper Mezzanine bedroom
Kitchen and stairs to mezzanine floor
our development
actual holiday home
view or TV up to you to decide
Changable Mood lighting to all the home
view back to the single beds
large shower room
view from from window
view in winter from front living room
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Fort William, Lochaber, Scottish Highlands, Scotland

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Simona M
1 review
“Gorgeous lodge”
Reviewed 2 December 2015 for a stay in November 2015

My husband and I stayed here at the end of November/beginning of December this year. The lodge is faultless and includes everything you could need for a comfortable, relaxing break. The surrounding views of the mountains are AMAZING! I'd highly recommend and would love to return in a slightly warmer climate!

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Management Response
12 Dec 2015
Thank you so much for your great comments, we always try to please.
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Prestonuk...
Preston, United Kingdom
1 review
“Fab location, fab accomodation!”
Reviewed 26 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015

Absolutely fabulous. We have just returned from four nights at the Moorings. The house was absolutely beautiful, perfect for a relaxing few days away. Plenty of space and excellent facilities for cooking and relaxing after a day walking or out and about.
Easy 25 minutes walking distance from Fort William. We walked in to town almost every day during our stay, perfect location. Also easy to drive out to Glen Coe and other surrounding areas due to location on the main route to Fort William.
Chris was a perfect host, accommodating but not pushy. Really helpful in pre-visit communication re: location, arrival time etc.
Thoroughly recommend. We will likely return and we don't tend to go two places twice.

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Management Response
3 Nov 2015
Thank you so much for your review, it was great having you here and look forward to seeing you again.
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Melanie M
Oldham, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
30 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Outstanding property in a fantastic location, a great base for a motorcycling holiday”
Reviewed 10 October 2015 for a stay in September 2015

The property is very new and pristine, but welcoming, homely and warm. Great location just outside Fort William with fantastic views over the Loch from the full height, triple glazed, front windows. The mood lighting and shower/sauna are great features, as are the BBQ on the balcony and the beach hut by the loch. Parking is quite secure, away from view of the road. We used the property as a base for motorcycling. It is well located for exploring the Highlands and Islands. There was plenty of storage space in the ground floor bedroom for storing all our motorcycling kit. We really enjoyed our stay and will definitely return. The only thing missing was an instruction manual for the mood lighting and shower/sauna which we mentioned to the owners, and they said they would sort this for future guests.

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: No instructions for mood lighting/shower/sauna
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Management Response
22 Oct 2015
Thanks Melanie for enjoying yours holiday and have left manuals now on how to control all the light features and steam sauna.
look forward to seeing you again next year.
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Fiona M
Montrose, United Kingdom
1 review
“Amazing”
Reviewed 8 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015

Me and my husband loved this place. Views were great and the accommodation was AMAZING. . Will defiantly recommend to family and friends. Walking distance into town which we did twice. Will be returning.

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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: Nothing to complain about
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Management Response
11 Jan 2016
Thank you for you kind comments look forward to seeing you again.
Kind regards Chris and Da
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Gill S
Scarborough, England, United Kingdom
1 review
“Absolutely fabulous place to stay !”
Reviewed 6 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015

Where do we start !!our stay at the moorings was three nights ! Not long enough ! Chris and Di were amazing hosts and nothing was too much bother ! The accommodation was so luxurious and if we could bottle the views we would have ! Missing them already ! The facilities are excellent with sauna to private beach and barbecue 's ! We will definitely be back !

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Liked best: The view
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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466pook
Bangkok, Thailand
1 review
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“What an amazing experience”
Reviewed 13 August 2015 for a stay in August 2015
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The moorings is simply stunning its fitted out to the highest standards and what an amazing view.
It's like a modern futuristic lodge impeccably clean with relaxing views that change by the hour.
The beach has a warm and cosy beach shelter with a fire pit ready to watch the sun setting before retiring to finish off that bottle of wine left on the table.
The only disappointment was not renting it for a longer period, we will be back next year for sure.

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Liked best: The standard of fittings and views
Liked least: Only 3 days to enjoy should have stayed longer
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Joerg F
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017
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Management Response
24 Jul 2017
Thank you so much for your review, we look forward to seeing you both again some day.
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