Bridge of Orchy Hotel: Luxurious and personal service in the highlands
The Bridge of Orchy Hotel is your home-away-from-home in the middle of the Scottish wilderness. This luxurious four-star property is perfect for a getaway in nature and has all the amenities of city accommodation without the crowds and traffic. Visit the breathtaking Scottish central highlands and stay in style. The valley surrounding the Bridge is still a natural paradise and still has some of the best skiing, hiking and climbing in the area. Adventurers can take advantage of rafting and fishing on the River Orchy close by. Fort William and Oban are also near the hotel. Just off the A82 highway, the Bridge of Orchy is easy to find and easily accessible. This property is also very open to backpackers and hikers. Besides the standard room options, there is also a 46-bed bunkhouse-style, budget-friendly alternative.
Built in 1958, the Bridge of Orchy Hotel is in an elegant white building with turrets and leaded windows. The Bridge property is completely non-smoking. In Argyll next to Glencoe and Rannoch Moor, an area often called the last true wilderness of Scotland, the Bridge Hotel has ten individually furnished and decorated rooms, all designed in the highest standard of luxury and tranquility. There are Standard Twin rooms, Standard Doubles, Superior Rooms and a suite. All rooms have flatscreen TVs, tea and coffee making facilities, and hairdryers. The private bathrooms in each room at the Bridge have over-bath showers and toiletries from local herbal suppliers. Bridge hotel rooms are furnished with traditional dark wood pieces that complement the brown and beige color schemes and full burgundy drapes. Youll love the peaceful mood and decadent surroundings of the lounge and public areas at the Bridge of Orchy as well with their log fireplaces and warm, relaxing tones. The hotel grounds are home to a famous long-distance walking trail, the West Highland Way. There is extensive complimentary parking available for guests of the Bridge of Orchy and guests may use the self-service laundry facilities at their convenience. Reception offers fax, printing and photocopy services. You can also check with reception to have chocolate, flowers, and a selection of champagnes and white or sparkling wines delivered to your room or waiting for your party upon arrival at the hotel.
The Bridge of Orchy Hotel restaurant was a gold winner for Real and Local Food in the 2011 Hotel Awards. Guests may purchase a full Scottish breakfast in the morning. Picninc lunches are available by request. The Bridge also received the Customer Care Award and Management Team of the Year. Caley Bar offers a list of real, traditional cask marque ales as well as a wide selection of wines and malt whiskies.
Spotlessly clean and sumptuously decorated, the Bridge of Orchy Hotel is your bet for luxury in the Scottish highlands. The property offers a range of exciting activity breaks through various local companies, including plenty of winter sports breaks, horseback riding tours, golf and fishing trips, and family adventure breaks.