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    Balcarres Guest House

    Balcarres Seafield Gardens, Fort William PH33 6RJ, Scotland
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    Room & Suite (7)
    Dining (2)
    Overview
    • Excellent59%
    • Very good25%
    • Average7%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Pets Allowed
    4.0 Star Hotel
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      11 - 15 of 53 reviews

      Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

      Stopped here one night on the way back from Outer Hebrides. Arrived after 9pm which wasn't a problem for host Mike. Clean rooms, great Scottish breakfast (with full cream porridge), fantastic view from the dining room. Only 10 mins walk to town centre.

      Thank Daren M
      Reviewed 12 June 2016

      Tucked behind the A82 in a quiet road is Balcarres. A friendly welcome and we were shown our room. It overlooked the loch and was spacious. Lots of nice touches which included quality bathroom products (shower-gel, hand lotion, shampoo), big towels, tissues etc. After a...More

      Thank Pamela B
      Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

      Found this online, it was a great find. Ticked all the boxes for us. Clean. Comfortable, friendly, great breakfast cooked to perfection and most of all this b&b was extremely good value for money. We even had a lovely view . I've stayed in some...More

      Thank Simmy227
      Reviewed 8 May 2016

      When we first arrived at Balcarres we were met by Mike, who told us everything we needed to know about breakfast, what time the door was locked, the best places to eat etc. The bedroom was first class cosy and warm as it was raining...More

      Thank carole-w1
      Response from sophieline, Owner at Balcarres Guest HouseResponded 20 May 2016

      Thank you so much for your lovely review. It was a pleasure to meet you both and we are glad that you enjoyed your stay, even though the weather was a little unkind!!

      Reviewed 28 April 2016

      We usually visit Scotland and return with good memories not this time. We stumbled upon this BnB after reading the reviews! From the first moment till the last I hardly seen them smiling definitely not welcoming! We have a child who was 15 months at...More

      1  Thank MoThG
      Response from sophieline, Owner at Balcarres Guest HouseResponded 20 May 2016

      We welcome any reviews, good or bad. We do wonder why if the reviewer had such a terrible time (military camp) that they stayed the three days that they booked and why has it taken eight months before reviewing. This reviewer had already made a...More

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      • Free Parking
      • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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      • US$64 - US$81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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      • Non-Smoking Rooms
      • Number of rooms
      • 5
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      • Scotland >
      • Scottish Highlands >
      • Lochaber >
      • Fort William
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      • Balcarres Guest House Fort William, Scotland
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      Traveller (18)
      Room & Suite (7)
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      Room Tips
      "Rowan is Spectacular although haven't stayed in the other apartment...."
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      "We stayed in the self catered apartment"
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      "Fantastic views across the loch, beautiful scenery all round"
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