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Top store recommendations from locals

Museum
“The West Highland Museum’s collections tell the story of the region and its history. Of the most renowned and unusual collection relates to Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobite cause.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Great for bargains and they have a great bakery/ pastries selection. I also love their alcohol range and their flavoured gins. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Tasty food, good prices, ethically and environmentally sound small business. Good bread and coffee. Vegan food. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Gift Shop
“It has a great range of items for tourists and non-tourists, you'll find unusual and quirky items here too.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Clothing Store
“It's a fantastic climbing and bouldering centre with a cafe and shop. It's also just a few minutes walk from where you'll be staying.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Great for bargains and also has a good cheap alcohol range, I particularly love their gin. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Bicycle Store
“Fantastic shop with very helpful and knowledgable staff. Offers bike hire as well as selling cycling, swimming and running kit.”
  • 1 local recommends
Bike Rental / Bike Share
“HIre bikes here and take a cycle along the Caledonian Canal. Finish off with coffee and cake at the Moorings Café.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Store
“Beautiful handmade produce! Wonderful scottish smells to take home with you.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Convenience Store
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“It's only a few hundred yards from where you'll be staying, and you can find most food/drink and household items here.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Store
“Any Scottish souvenir or gift you can think. A huge range of Whisky and a beautiful selection of Art”
  • 1 local recommends
Cafe
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  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends
Clothing Store
“Bit more expensive but only a 2 minute walk from Fort William Chalet. Food is lovely and nice atmosphere. Can get busy so worth making a reservation. Contact number 01397 705721.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Fort William largest supermarket with a good selection of groceries, fresh produce and home essentials. In-store cafe.”
  • 11 locals recommend