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Durness IV27 4QA, Scotland
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Hillside B&B
Ranked #1 of 11 Durness B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Teddington, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Upon arrival the owner Tony came out and greeted us and offering to carry our bags which was a friendly and positively unusual welcome. The room itself was spotless and nicely furnished. There were adequate tea/coffee/hot choc making facilities and the bathroom, although basic, was fine and had everything required. Value for money wise i would say very good, fairly... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although we visited Durness in August the weather was quite challenging with gale force winds and heavy showers. Tony, Jill and Ellie made us very welcome in their home and we appreciated their offer of returning to the guest lounge during the day to take refuge when necessary. They definitely went the extra mile, providing tea and delicious homemade cakes,... More

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Ansbach, Germany
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

lovely place to stay, toughtful hosts, delicious breakfast. Ask the hosts for a hint, what do do and where to go if the weather ist more scotish than you can manage. If You travel here try the hot chocolate at cocoa mountain. :-)

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Glasgow
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Durness is a beautiful place to visit and we were searching for somewhere to stay and chose this due to the many positive reviews from trip advisor. We were not disappointed. The owners Tony and Jill are welcoming, the rooms are lovely and have everything you need for a comfortable stay. We were exceptionally lucky with the weather and the... More

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Boston
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37 reviews 37 reviews
25 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Warm welcome on arrival with cup of tea and banana bread . One fells like arriving at a friend's house ! Room is large ( 2 single beds ) and so is the shower. i came to appreciate sink mixer faucets( per opposition to separate hot and cold ) . Hairdryer and hot towel warmer in case you need to... More

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Horsens
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

When arrived the hosts were not there even though we arrived with the bus at the time we had informed them. But when they arrived they were very kind and helpful. Especially with the transport. We were very happy with the room. It was clean and Cozy and it was very easy to get wifi. The b&b is located close... More

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Switzerland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
16 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We are 3 nigths in June 2014 in this b&b. Durnees it's a great plkace in the nord from scotland. The room ensuit it's good. Clean. The house with the Terrasse is perfect for Relaxing. Toni gives good tips for walks etc. A very good b&b. When we come back, we going another one in this b&b.

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

As a solo traveller I was a little worried about visiting Durness. I had visions of not being able to travel much, and being stuck in a remote location. However I really wanted to visit Cape Wrath and Durness is the nearest village. I need not have worried. This B&B is slightly outside of Durness village but it is so... More

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Bucks
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44 reviews 44 reviews
30 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Stayed for 3 nights, and had a very relaxing time. Great hosts, Good rooms and excellent power shower. Breakfast excellent. Good guest Lounge with TV. Durness is interesting - especially with remains of the old wartime RAF radar station, lots of info, even down to enemy spies landing to try and get information. A visit to Cape Wrath is good... More

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Long Island, NY, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We can’t say enough about Tony and Jill. They are such lovely people, friendly and welcoming. When we asked Tony about walks in the area, he spent quite a bit of time going over a map with us and showing us the various books provided in the guest lounge. The guest lounge and dining area are spacious and comfortable, and... More

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Address: Durness IV27 4QA, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Caithness and Sutherland > Durness
Also Known As:
Hillside B&B Durness, Scotland

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