Premier Inn Fort William Scotland
Castle Stalker sits on a tiny island in Loch Laich, an inlet of Loch Linnhe. The name originates from the gaelic "stalcaire", meaning "falconer", and there's been a fortified building of some sort since the early 14th century. It obtained its present form at in regards to the end for the 14th century and it is considered to be one of the better preserved medieval tower houses. Its record reflects the violence and feuding associated with highland clans, especially the Campbells, Macdonalds, Stewarts and McLeans. By the time regarding the Jacobite rebellions inside 18th century it was in the hands of the Campbells and held aside against a much more powerful rebel power. It was abandoned in the 19th century but bought back by the Stewart family who restored it to a habitable state and still own it. Its picturesque environment has actually meant it really is much photographed and it has appeared in movies, Monty Python and ultimate goal and Highlander: Endgame accessibility the palace is through boat and visits tend to be possible on specified times between might and September. Advance booking is important, see internet site for details. The jetty is achieved by a track with parking at the end, but site visitors tend to be warned to take care and it may possibly not be ideal for all cars.