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Murray House

1 Campbell Street, Thurso KW14 7HD, Scotland
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Ranked #9 of 19 Thurso B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
G M Bremerton
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Bremerton
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wonderful stay. Very friendly owners. Parking was tight but you were able to walk all around village. Across the street from bank. Clean and comfortable. Great breakfast. WIFI was so-so but we discovered same all over on our trip. My husband wishes the fan in the bathroom had a separate switch because it stayed on after light was off. Would... More

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Abridge, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I spent 4 nights here mid-June and would have been happy to stay longer. The breakfasts were always good and our room was large, light and luxuriously appointed. Loved the towels! There is a guest lounge available with a comfy sofa and lots of local information and other books to borrow. Free wi-fi with a good consistent... More

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MurrayHouse, Owner at Murray House, responded to this review

It was a pleasure having you stay with us, thank-you for taking the time to write a review and for your kind words. Angela More

Newton Stewart, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great place to stay. Nothing was too much bother for Angela. Room was just what we needed and shower was fantastic. Breakfasts were tasty and very filling, kept you going all day. Bonus was free wifi with good connection!! Ideal place to stay for sightseeing. Near station and bus stops and car hire garage. Loved the area and... More

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MurrayHouse, Owner at Murray House, responded to this review

Thank-you for your lovely comments, it was a pleasure having you to stay. We hope you return again soon. Angela More

Wagga Wagga, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We loved staying here. Angela and Steven were the consummate hosts. It's the little things that can make a difference, eg having bags carried up (and down) the stairs, toffees for guests on the entrance table, free wi-fi, and a top sheet under the doona! Great breakfasts to get you on your way and the central location mean I would... More

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MurrayHouse, Owner at Murray House, responded to this review

Thank-you for your lovely comments, it was a pleasure having you both stay with us. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday in Scotland and safe travels home. More

London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

A friend and I stayed here on a leg of a round Scotland trip. Angela was warmth and hospitality personified. The room was bright, spacious and comfortable. She recommended a restaurant for dinner that was spot on.Breakfast was excellent (best kipper of the trip), and it was an added bonus that she provides parking. I recommend Murray House very highly.

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MurrayHouse, Owner at Murray House, responded to this review

So pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank-you for taking the time to write a review. More

manchester, england
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

My wife and I stayed at Murray House last night. We called in around 5pm to ask if there were any vacancies and the landlady showed us to room 5 on the top floor. It's a beautiful big family room, there was only the two of us but the landlady (I never did ask her name, but she was great!)... More

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MurrayHouse, Owner at Murray House, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, it was lovely having you and always nice to get positive feedback, so pleased you enjoyed your stay and maybe you'll visit longer next time. Angela More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

We have just been to murray house b& b in thurso and recommend this. Angela is a great host and friendly and helpful. The rooms are superb and the breakfast is outstanding and lots of choice. Parking is available and safe. Lots to do in thurso. Cant wait till next time we visit this guest house. Thanks Angela sue and... More

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MurrayHouse, Owner at Murray House, responded to this review

It was lovely having you stay again at Murray House, so glad you enjoyed your trip, Angela More

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

I have been to Thurso multiple times for work and always stay with Angela at Murray House. Rooms are always clean, breakfast is always good and most importantly Angela is always friendly. When its been full I've tried other hotels and B&Bs in town but continue to go back to Murray House as I know its always reliable. My only... More

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MurrayHouse, Owner at Murray House, responded to this review

Its always nice to see guests return, we look forward to your next visit Kerry. Angela More

Scotland
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

We're just back from a stay at Murray House and were very lucky to find such a friendly, centrally located B&B. Our room was warm, spacious and the endless hot water in the showers was just great. Breakfast was high quality and plentiful. The house has a large, attractive garden with off street parking. Location is very convenient for shops,... More

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MurrayHouse, Owner at Murray House, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, so pleased you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to your next visit. More

Forres, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
5 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

Booked this B&B, as was in Thurso on business in the area last winter. Room was small, but clean. I only stay at places with heating, as have problems with my joints, and am in a lot of pain if I get too cold. Website stated that it had central heating. The day I arrived was one of the coldest... More

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MurrayHouse, Owner at Murray House, responded to this review

I am so sorry to read this review 9 months after your stay. Our heating does go off during the night, hot-water bottles and spare blankets are provided in every room. Our breakfasts are cooked using local butcher meat and farm eggs, the band round the black pudding is there to keep it intact, I snip this band before serving... More

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Address: 1 Campbell Street, Thurso KW14 7HD, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Caithness and Sutherland > Thurso
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Murray House is a family run, traditional town house, located in Thurso town centre. All rooms are en-suite , have a hospitality tray, TV and are wi-fi enabled. Private parking is situated at the rear of the house. Meals are cooked using local produce and vegetarians are catered for. ... more   less 
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