We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ferry Inn

Certificate of Excellence
Scrabster, Scrabster KW14 7UJ, Scotland
Hotel amenities
Ferry Inn
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
Ranked #1 of 1 Scrabster B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kriss S Crewe
Rate this Hotel

62 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    18
    30
    10
    2
    2
See reviews for
12
28
4
5
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (10)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (62)
  • Mar-May only
    (11)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (28)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (17)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (6)
All months
Crewe
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great friendly hotel with lovely staff, right on the sea front looking into the harbour. Not too far from the town, bed rooms were clean and tidy and in a good state. Excellent value. Would recommend to friends and family. Great to wake up smelling the fresh sea air.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Chester, UK
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed a night here on a around UK coast motorcycle ride. My mate and I stayed in the top twin room which was comfortable enough, clean, but perhaps a little cramped with no real space to stow our motorcycle luggage. Bathroom was clean as basic, the real treat was the harbour view of the fishing boats and naval vessels moving... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Perth, Australia
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
36 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

We stayed at this hotel for two days so that we could undertake a day tour of the Orkney Island. It is located just down the road from the Ferry terminal (a 10 minute walk), so it was ideally located for that purpose. The hotel is an older hotel, so expectations were not high, but it was nonetheless a pleasant... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

In September I took a tour of the Orkneys and needed a place to stay that was near the ferry over to the Islands. The Ferry Inn fits the bill. The ferry is literally across the street. I came up from Glasgow on the train and arrived in Thurso. A few minutes by cab (or a few more by local... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
england
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
14 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I have to admit I was a bit worried when we pulled up after getting off the ferry form Orkney. The outside looks a little gloomy and the smokers in the doorway don't help. However I was pleasantly surprised. Reception staff was excellent, the room was lovely, clean modern and comfortable. There were toiletries in the bathroom and nice white... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Falkirk, Scotland, United Kingdom
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

Stayed 2 nights.... Staff were very nice and helpful.... Nothing was too much bother.... Food excellent and good value.... Room nice and clean ~ only slight complaint was touch damp on wall but coat of paint would soon sort that. Would defo stay again.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
16 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This is actually a very good hotel although not in a location you'd expect, but don't be put off. There is a proper bar that serves the locals, there is a TV so is also a sports bar. The restaurant is clearly very popular with the locals as a steak house, although I had fish. The steaks look amazing and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Doetinchem, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
46 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Rooms are pretty large and very clean. Bathroom also quite large, and a lot of hot water from the shower. Atmosphere is relaxed and welcoming. And not the usual two sachets of coffee but at least 10. Very nice in the morning. The bar is certainly not the average hotel-bar. It's also the place of entertainment for the local bruisers... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Gloucester, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
12 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We had reservations about staying here but it turned out to be a good decision. Our room was big, modern and comfortable (room 1), no complaints there. For breakfast you have to go out of the front door and up to the restaurant, the non-cooked options were limited but what was provided was good. From the cooked selection we opted... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Adelaide
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Stayed here a few weeks ago for one night travelling along the coast from John O'Groats to Ullapool. We were given a room at the front on the first floor. Room was basic, but large and very clean. We were worried that being on the main road across from the harbour would mean a lot of noise but we didn't... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

7 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (7)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (3)
Viewed
Other (2)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Amenities

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question