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The Lock Keepers Cottage-UPPER DECK

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
3 nights minimum
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Two delightful and very luxurious cottage apartments situated in a unique and peaceful location on the banks of the Caledonian Canal at Banavie Bridge on the outskirts of Fort William. The cottage has magnificent views to the front over the Canal, Neptune's Staircase and the steam railway used in the Harry Potter films. To the rear there are stunning views of Ben Nevis and the surrounding mountains. As well as electric heating there is an open fire in the sitting room(welcome basket of logs only supplied) TV, a DVD player and a good selection of films, books and local information guides as well as free wifi. Short breaks available in low season but may be available at other times of the year subject to availability. Enquiries always welcome. ...Two delightful and very luxurious cottage apartments situated in a unique and peaceful location on the banks of the Caledonian Canal at Banavie Bridge on the outskirts of Fort William. The cottage has magnificent views to the front over the Canal, Neptune's Staircase and the steam railway used in the Harry Potter films. To the rear there are stunning views of Ben Nevis and the surrounding mountains. As well as electric heating there is an open fire in the sitting room(welcome basket of logs only supplied) TV, a DVD player and a good selection of films, books and local information guides as well as free wifi. Short breaks available in low season but may be available at other times of the year subject to availability. Enquiries always welcome. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Bathrooms
1 Shower
About the Manager
SUE BEECH (Property Manager Sue BEECH)
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2014
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Reviewed 30 June 2019

Such a wonderful cottage - ideally set by the Caledonian Canal (not surprising since it was originally the Lock Keeper's Cottage!). Perfect setting to be able to watch the boats going up and down Neptune's Staircase from the cottage window. AND then the Jacobite steam...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Phil_MelG
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Reviewed 15 April 2019 via mobile

Date of stay: April 2019
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Our 2nd visit, once again had everything we needed. A very comfortable stay. The flat had all we needed. Good location. We will return.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank GillC709
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Great quaint little cottage. Everything you need and more. Brilliant location. Great walks along the canal. Loved watching the steam trains pass by daily. It was very peaceful but always something going on. Neptune's Staircase just next door. Reviews on TripAdvisor inspired us to book...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank John R
Reviewed 16 July 2018

This lovely cosy upper floor of the house is in a perfect location.Situated at the end of Neptunes Staircase on the Caledonian canal you can watch amazing boats going through the locks plus the Steam train passes close by.The scenery is stunning with a great...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank b295pa
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Date of stay: May 2018
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We stayed for a week in August and thoroughly enjoyed the cottage. It was well equipped, warm and comfortable (particularly the bed). It was lovely having the fire in the evening as surprisingly chilly for the time of year, thanks for the logs to get...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank nattymitch2015
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Well equipped cottage with comfy bed. Warm throughout with night storage heaters and top up heating. Location about 1.5 miles outside Fort William good views of the canal and mountains only spoilt a bit by nearby industrial estate.

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank Z2300LEann
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Lock Keeper's Cottage is situated right alongside the Caledonian Canal, and has wonderful views from the Upper Deck windows. To the left you can see along the canal, and to the right Neptune's Staircase, also the swing bridges opening the road and railway to let...More

Date of stay: September 2015
4  Thank Gill4848
Reviewed 28 August 2015

The lock keepers cottage upper deck was perfect for us. Warm, comfortable, homely and very well equipped which meant that we could cook up great dinners. We loved the roaring log fire which was perfect in the evening and on the one rainy day that...More

Date of stay: April 2015
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Books
Central Heating
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Parking
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
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