Northern Sands Hotel

Dunnet, Thurso, KW14 8XD, United Kingdom
+44 184 785 1270

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9,2

Excellent
based on 211 reviews
Northern Sands Hotel - Thurso, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Good to know

Distance to city centre 11,0 km
Location rating 9,3

Rooms

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Standard rooms

R2 891+

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R2 891 per night

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beautiful beach in 21 reviews
comfortable room in 105 reviews
dining room in 8 reviews
evening meal in 26 reviews
good food in 119 reviews
great place to stay in 9 reviews
lovely hotel in 84 reviews
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recently refurbished in 49 reviews
staff were very friendly in 226 reviews
warm welcome in 8 reviews
  • Excellent
    Mar 2020
    10,0

    Heather and all staff made us feel very welcome the food was excellent couldn’t fault it at all made the 14 hour drive worth it

  • Excellent
    Mar 2020
    10,0

    Breakfast lovely. Staff very helpful. Great hotel

    Nothing

  • Excellent
    Feb 2020
    9,0

    Was really surprised with the interior of the hotel and the food was amazing. All the staff we really friendly - well done to all at Northern Sands

  • Excellent
    Feb 2020
    10,0

    The location was ideal as we were only few miles from John O'Groats we travelled upto 4 hours to visit and was not disappointed the room was warm and cosy Tartan Theme lovely the bed was huge and so comfy clean white bedding that was so cosy and soft the food was absolutely delicious we ate at Restaurant and was really impressed with speed service and choice on menu the Waffle pudding with Banana ice cream was to die for so much so hubby decided to share mine along with his own the hotel is so cosy there plenty to do music box bandit and pool table the manager was fantastic!!!!! the Breakfast service was 10/10 we opted for 1 full breakfast with local produce and omg sausages bacon egg black pudding haggis tasted amazing along with brown chunky seeded top bread hubby had scrambled eggs and sausage n beans again lovely lots on offer for breakfast from kippers to homemade porridge

    Excellent location on NC500 route we decided to visit hotel based on reviews and we were not disappointed brilliant location facilities and friendly manager and staff

  • Excellent
    Feb 2020
    10,0

    Everything was spotless

    No complimentary bottled water

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About

Overview

Located in Thurso, Northern Sands Hotel is a 1-minute drive from Dunnet Bay Beach and 10 minutes from Castle of Mey. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and free self parking is available onsite.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Air conditioning

9,2 Excellent

based on 211 reviews

10,0

Cleanliness

10,0

Breakfast

9,0

Vibe

8,0

Amenities

Things to know

  • Good alcoholic drinks
  • Great menu
  • Delicious fish & seafood
  • Good snacks

Check in

16:00

Check out

11:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Free breakfast
Free Wi-Fi
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Game room
No smoking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free parking
Designated smoking area
Storage available
Beachfront
Terrace/Patio
Disabled access
Concierge service
Hairdryer
Free Internet
Pets not allowed
Free long-term parking
Linens
Towels

FAQs when booking at Northern Sands Hotel

Where is Northern Sands Hotel located?

Northern Sands Hotel is located at Dunnet, 11 km from the centre of Thurso. Dunnet Bay Beach is the closest landmark to Northern Sands Hotel.

When is check-in time and check-out time at Northern Sands Hotel?

Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Northern Sands Hotel.

Does Northern Sands Hotel offer free Wi-Fi?

Yes, Northern Sands Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

Does Northern Sands Hotel offer free parking?

Yes, Northern Sands Hotel offers free parking.

Does Northern Sands Hotel offer free airport shuttle service?

No, Northern Sands Hotel does not offer free airport shuttle service.

How far is Northern Sands Hotel from the airport?

Northern Sands Hotel is 23,2 km from Wick. Northern Sands Hotel is 45,1 km from Kirkwall Arpt.

Can you bring pets to Northern Sands Hotel?

No, pets are not allowed at Northern Sands Hotel.

Does Northern Sands Hotel have a pool?

No, Northern Sands Hotel does not have a pool on-site.

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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • Dunnet Bay Beach 2,1 km
  • Dunnet Head Lighthouse 5,9 km
  • Castle of Mey 7,5 km
  • Dounreay Nuclear Power Station 23,7 km
  • Strathnaver Museum 48,6 km
  • Farr Beach 51,1 km

Getting around

Wick 23,2 km
Kirkwall Arpt 45,1 km
Thurso 11,1 km
Halkirk Georgemas Junction, Highland 13,5 km
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