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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 December 2015

When arriving to Torcasle House we first had to find our way on a private road which was really exciting as there was a private tunnel going under the Caledonian Canal which provided a interesting, unique addition to our travels! The owners were very friendly and the cooked breakfast was delicious with extra additions such as fruit and cereal to... More 

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 31 October 2015

This was the second stop on our honeymoon, and after an interesting trip through the tunnel to find it (we called it the Batcave!) we arrived. The family and the labradors were so welcoming, and our room was incredible, large and spacious with lots of homey touches. Patchwork quilts and local soaps were just a few of the thoughtful things... More 

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Thank dixie_foxtrot90
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Excellent host, lovely rooms. Owners own a lot of land whereabouts, including the ruins of a medieval castle and lots of nice woodland walks, as canal and a beach! Also, entrance into it is through a tunnel. They have three dogs, very friendly (in case you are allergic) and plenty of parking. Excellent place to stay if you want to... More 

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Thank DianaHuston
Keswick, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

We stayed in the area to climb Ben Nevis and really enjoyed our stay at Torcastle the drive under the Caledonian canal was the most interesting approach to a B&B in some time. The hosts are very warm & friendly and the room was spotlessly clean and the breakfast in the morning set us up nicely for our hike. Definitely... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 July 2015

room was very comfortable , breakfasts were perfect for the day of the marathon & the day after the marathon too. veggie sausages were produced after a quick discussion on hungry day afterwards. lovely. rooms do suffer with water noise a wee bit but didn't bother me at all.

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Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

We were lucky enough to find Torcastle through a recommendation from a neighbouring B and B and booked 2 rooms for a weekend stay. We were greeted by the owner and her family and shown to immaculate en suite rooms with access to a lounge featuring views of the mountains when the clouds disappeared!! The best breakfast I've ever had... More 

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Thank Paulpilky
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 July 2015

Fort William is, one whole, a fairly drab town and if it wasn't for the amazing walking around it there would be no reason to visit. However, staying at Torcastle House B&B was a little piece of bliss outside of the concrete. You go through a tunnel and pop out onto an island to a warm welcome, a greeting from... More 

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Reviewed 3 July 2015

Everything about Torcastle House was of a high standard - the room clean, comfortable and with everything we needed, and the breakfast was excellent. It's in a beautiful, peaceful location and I had lovely walk in the morning with views of the mountains. The reason for just three stars is that it would have been nice to have been welcomed... More 

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Reviewed 23 June 2015

One of the best B & B's we have ever had the pleasure to stay in, just loved everything about this perfect little place. The hosts were so pleasant and obliging, the location was perfect and such a pretty place. Rooms were ever so comfortable.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 May 2015

We stayed one night on our way to Gairloch to break our journey a beautiful place to stay with wonderful views, lovely room and very tasty breakfast the black pudding was the best I have ever tasted and the lovely free range eggs from the hens running free . Ilona and family so friendly and warm . The lambs were... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Torcastle House is our family home. Newly built in 2010, we offer a high standard of accommodation and welcome you to stay with us to enjoy the stunning and peaceful setting at Torcastle. Torcastle is accessed through a tunnel under the Caledonian Canal, nestled between the Canal and the River Lochy. Although we are only 5 miles from Fort William it feels like world of its own. Perfect for spotting wildlife including Deer, Red squirrel, Pine Marten, Otter, Heron and stunning natural woodlands to wander through listening to the Owls and Woodpecker. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Torcastle House B&B

Address: Torcastle | Banavie Fort William, Banavie, Fort William PH33 7PB, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Lochaber > Fort William > Banavie
Price Range: €69 - €90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Torcastle House B&B 4*
Number of rooms: 2
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“Just take it easy coming through the tunnel, particularly at night, make sure you pick the right one.”
 of 5 bubbles howardn497, 6 Apr 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the heather room and it was amazing!!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles dixie_foxtrot90, 31 Oct 2015 | Read review
“A B&B with 2 bedrooms.”
 of 5 bubbles ChezzaGaz, 23 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Only 2 rooms but "Heather" room was lovely.”
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“Two double rooms in the B&B, both similar I think.”
 of 5 bubbles Sophia3196, 25 May 2014 | Read review
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