Visit Fort William in 2024

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Retail Therapy Fort William

Fort William has some great shops to visit - treat yourself to something nice...

Fort William and Lochaber has an amazing range of small, family run retailers. There are local smoked food products, bakeries, gift shops, craft shops, art shops and clothing shops.

The Granite House is a great place to visit with so many interesting things from musical instruments, gifts, clothing, watches, replacement batteries, cards and wraps. Nearby is ClanJamfrie - another local shopkeeper with an extensive selection of whiskies, leatherwork, clothing, books and lots more.

The Highland Soaps Company's factory shop and restaurant close to Old Inverlochy Castle ruin which is a must see when in Fort William.

Fort William has an excellent bookshop - The Highland Bookshop its a great place to spend some time choosing your holiday read or looking for a gift. It has lots of good books on Highland history.

There are several outdoor clothing and equipment shops to browse during your visit - Nevisport, Trespass, Off Beat Bikes, Cotswald Outdoor and Ellis Brigham.  You can buy worms in Fort William to go fishin' as well as hardware and sweeties. There is one specialist second book shop. Fort William also has some DIY specialist stores, including LBS.

Enjoy a wander round Marks & Spencers Food - treat yourself !

Around Lochaber there is an amazing diversity of products which are designed, produced and manufactured in the area. These include candles, soaps and skin care products, Scottish cakes and shortbread, art, beers and whisky, venison and salmon.  Fort William also has some DIY specialist stores.

Ben Nevis Distillery and Visitor Centre welcomes you to discover the secrets of the Dew of Ben Nevis, take a tour of the distillery and enjoy a tasty snack with a great coffee.