Northern Sands Hotel

Northern Sands Hotel

Dunnet, Thurso, KW14 8XD, United Kingdom
+44 184 785 1300
R1 624

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Northern Sands Hotel
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About Northern Sands Hotel

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free

Situated in the countryside, Northern Sands Hotel is just a short drive from The Castle Gardens of Mey. It also features a ticket service, free Wi-Fi and a tour desk.

The hotel has 12 rooms offering all the essentials to ensure an enjoyable stay.

Northern Sands Hotel provides an on-site bar, where guests can enjoy a drink either indoors or alfresco on the outdoor terrace. Meals can be enjoyed on the restaurant's open terrace.

Wick Airport is under a 40-minute drive from the hotel. Duncansby Head and Braal Castle are a short car ride from the property.

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Amenities at Northern Sands Hotel

  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Cleaning products
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Dustbins


  • Electric kettle
  • Packed lunches
  • Breakfast included
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine


  • Beachfront
  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Accessibility and suitability

  • Disabled access
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area


  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower
  • Private bathroom

Things to do

  • Beach access
  • Fishing
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Golf
  • Darts
  • Horse riding


  • Extra-long beds (> 2 metres)
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Cleaning products
  • Wardrobe or closet

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Services and conveniences

  • Ticket service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Key access


  • Picnic area
  • Garden


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Kids meals


  • Iron and ironing board

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Dunnet, Thurso, KW14 8XD

What's nearby

  • Dunnet Bay Beach2.1 km
  • Dunnet Head Lighthouse5.9 km
  • Castle of Mey7.5 km
  • Dounreay Nuclear Power Station23.7 km
  • Strathnaver Museum48.6 km
  • Farr Beach51.1 km
  • Torrisdale Beach53 km



Check in anytime after 16:00, check out anytime before 10:30


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Northern Sands Hotel

  • 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.

  • Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 10:30 at Northern Sands Hotel.

  • Yes, Northern Sands Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Yes, Northern Sands Hotel offers free parking.

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

  • KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Northern Sands Hotel in Thurso and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Northern Sands Hotel and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Northern Sands Hotel.

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Distance to city centre

11,0 km

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