Nestling at the foot of Glencoe, the village of Ballachurlish sits on the Highlands’ great west coast, along the shores of Loch Leven, just south of Fort William. A mecca for walkers and outdoor activity holidays, the village is conveniently situated just off the A82 and is a short scenic stroll from Invercoe.
You’ll find a good choice of accommodation in Ballachurlish, from B&Bs and cottages to hotels. The village also has a visitor centre and a good selection of amenities. Enjoy a host of water sports directly adjacent on Loch Leven, around which you’ll find water sports centres.
The breathtaking Glencoe area is world famous for its best mountaineering and hillwalking and all close by are spectacular beaches at Morar, premier local golf at The Dragon’s Tooth Golf Course and don’t miss a boat trip out to Seal Island on Loch Leven! Fantastic biking features around the north shore of Loch Leven, accessible direct from Ballachulish, and you can refuel at the acclaimed Leven Seafood Centre.
The many outdoor activities and attractions around Lochaber and tallest UK mountain Ben Nevis are all within easy reach from hiking and climbing to scrambling and skiing. Take a classic steam railway ride on the Hogwarts Express from Fort William to Mallaig or a daytrip landrover safari into the ancient surrounding glens. Stay in the heart of the Glencoe range. Book places to stay in Ballachulish.
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