TORCASTLE LODGE

 A Stunning West Coast Highland Property 

 ABOUT

Torcastle Lodge is an exceptional house in every respect and offers the height of modern luxury in a truly stunning setting. This spacious detached property is in Banavie, Fort William, nestled between the River Lochy and the famous Caledonian Canal.

 

Set in its own garden grounds the large picture windows overlook the peaks of Ben Nevis, with the beautiful River Lochy flowing in the foreground. 

 

The focal point of the house is the exemplary open-plan kitchen / dining room which lead through to a magnificent sitting room with high vaulted ceilings and open fireplace.

 

Large patio doors open onto a covered verandah / terraced area which serves as a further outside ‘room’ in which to relax and saviour the peace of the surroundings and drink in the views across the river to the Ben Nevis mountain range beyond.

Torcastle Lodge - River Lochy

 The 1.5 acre garden and grounds give direct access to the River Lochy and a network of secluded paths that connect the riverside, the Caledonian Canal and the surrounding woodland.
 

Down by the riverside you will find secluded shingle beaches, deeper slow-flowing pools and an unspoilt natural environment, perfect for walks, just relaxing, or even swimming.

 
 
Torcastle Lodge, Ben Nevis Views, Banavie, Fort William

KEY PROPERTY FEATURES

  • Spacious Detached Country Home 

  • Standing in its own private plot

  • Stunning Rural Location

  • Mountain and Riverside Views

  • Local river and canal side walks

  • River beach & Wild Swimming Pools

  • Ideal location to explore  the highlands

Whether you've set your sights on exploring the highlands, a relaxing getaway (or a bit of both!) Torcastle Lodge is perfect.

Beautiful views of Ben Nevis

Warm Sitting Room With Open Fire

  • Open Fireplace

  • Under-floor Heating

  • Dining Table and Chairs

  • 2 large settees

  • Various Lounging Chairs

  • Washing Machine & Dryer

  • Iron and Board

  • Smart TV and Video Player

  • Radio and Music Player

Torcastle Lodge - Living Room, Banavie, Fort William

We regret that owing to COVID 19 hazard management measures it has been necessary to remove books, games, DVD and some less frequently used items of kitchen equipment from the property. Further details are available in your welcome pack. 

 

Master Bedroom

BEDROOMS

All of the bedrooms are very spacious and most are en-suite 
(please see below for details)

 

The house has been equipped to an extremely high standard making it ideal for an extended family, two-family, or group holiday in a superb location.   

ROOM LAYOUT

Upstairs 
 

  • Master

    • King Size Bed

    • Ensuite Bathroom
       

  • Family Room

    • King Size Bed

    • 1 Single Bed

    • Suitable for 2 adults and 1 child
       

  • Family bathroom 

  • Travel cot also available upon request

Downstairs 
 

  • Twin

    • 2 Single Beds

    • Ensuite Bathroom
       

  • Guest Bathroom

Family Room

 

GALLERY

Torcastle Lodge - View From Back
Torcastle Lodge - View From Front
Beautiful Views Of Ben Nevis
Torcastle Lodge - Hot Tub Area
Torcastle - Living Room
Torcastle - Living Room 2
Torcastle Lodge - Open Plan Kitchen
Torcastle Lodge - Entrance Hallway
Torcastle Lodge - Master Bedroom
Torcastle Lodge - Ensuite
Torcastle Lodge - Family Room
Torcastle Lodge - Bathroom
Torcastle Lodge - Twin Room
Torcastle Lodge - Edge of Property
Torcastle Lodge - Riverside
Torcastle Lodge - River Side
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SERVICES & FEATURES

Self Catering

 

The kitchen is fully equipped and a welcome pack of tea, coffee, and biscuits is provided together with a basket of logs for the fire. 

Free Wifi

 

However note this is a rural property - down load speed is can be limited in bad weather due to line of sight telemetry.

Garden and Surrounds

 

The property is surrounded by a large private fenced garden - with hot tub, volleyball net and a easy access to the river.

Security

 

2 sets of Keys are provided for the front door. All other door and window keys are available in the property. 

Cars, Bicycles etc

  Bicycles can be stored in the lockable garage/games room and there is room to park several cars at the property. 

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A large hot tub is available and this can be added to your booking as an optional extra. 

 

THINGS TO SEE & DO

Torcastle Lodge - River Lochy, Banavie, Fort William

Banks of the River Lochy

There are numerous walks and cycle tracks accessible from the lodge and the ruins of the former Cameron stronghold 'Torcastle’ lie 5 mins walk along the riverside near to a small sand and shingle beach. Just over a mile away is the incredible flight of lock gates on the Caledonian Canal, known as Neptune’s Staircase. 
 
In the summer the West Highland steam train runs along a the scenic route to Mallaig.  From here you can explore the smaller isles of Muck, Rhum and Eigg or take the boat across the sea to Skye. Fort William is known as the ‘outdoor capital of the UK'. The wealth of activities, outdoor pursuits and places of interest are world-renowned. 
 
The less energetic can take a ride on the gondola up the side of Aanoch Mor and enjoy a meal at the mountain restaurant or enjoy a cycle ride along the Great Glen Cycle route. Fort William, (5 miles away), offers an excellent selection of restaurants, pubs and local shops as well as a swimming pool and leisure centre. 
 
The beautiful Ardnamurchan Peninsular is well worth a visit for stunning beaches, unspoilt coastline and wildlife. Take the Corran car ferry just south of Fort William across Loch Linnhe (a 5 minute ride) and return via the ‘road to the isles’ for a truly memorable day out.  Fishing, golf, numerous water-sports and boat trips are available locally. Oban, Glencoe, Loch Ness the Western Highlands all contribute to the area’s allure.
 
A perfect Scottish cottage getaway for families, outdoor adventurers, and those looking for a bit of relaxation. 

 

Additional information can be found at https://visitfortwilliam.co.uk

 

RATES & AVAILABILITY

Please note: Use of Hot Tub (including additional towels) is an optional extra, for £100/week

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All bookings are for a minimum  7 nights stay usually Sat to Sat    Max Occupancy 6 Adults + 1 Child and subject to our

Please contact us to check availability & secure a booking.
 
  Phone: +447780604713 
              Email:  Torcastle.Lodge@gmail.com                    
Or you can submit a contact form below

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Tel: +44 (0)798 206-48181

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TERMS & CONDITIONS

BOOKING CONDITIONS

 

  1. A deposit of £500 is required to secure a booking. Full payment is required 6 weeks in advance of entry. Both deposit and final payment are non returnable - unless cancellation is due to compliance with Govt regulation (e.g. COVID 19).

  2. Check in is available between 5pm and 10.30pm on the day of arrival, check out is by 9.00 am on the day of departure*. 

  3. Smoking is strictly prohibited in the property and grounds.

  4. No Pets are allowed. 

  5. Residents are responsible for any damage or breakages for which reasonable charges will be made.

  6. Residents must comply with the safety recommendations and guidelines posted in the property.

* We regret additional turnaround time is required to comply with COVID19 procedures. 

OUR PRIVACY POLICY

  • During the course of your interaction with us we will collect items of personal information, e.g. name, address, email & telephone details, your preferences (dietary) etc. 

  • We may also collect relevant payment information.   

  • We will use this information solely for the purpose of  providing you with accommodation and related services.

  • From time to time we may also send you information about our property for example any special rates, discounts or promotions. Please advise us if you do not wish to receive communications of this nature. 

  • Please view our Privacy Policy to understand how we protect your information, and comply with obligations under the Data Protection Acts 1988 & 2002 and the EU General Data Protection Regulation 2018 (GDPR).