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Northern Sands Hotel

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
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Pool
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3 Star Hotel
Small family run hotel in the northern highlands of Scotland closest hotel to Britain’s most northerly point of Dunnet Head and overlooking the spectacular Dunnet Sands. Great situation for outdoor pursuits. Well known for our fine food using the finest local produce.
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Main Street, Dunnet KW14 8XD, Scotland
14.7 miles to Wick Airport
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All reviewsdunnet headjohn o groatssandwiches and cakeshaddock and chipsrecently refurbished hotelcannot recommend this hotel highly enoughnorthern sandscullen skinkother hotelsbeautiful hotelup to datestayed one nightfree wifienjoyed our staygin distilleryst johnsuk mainland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Dunnet and booked the Northern Sands for lunch for 6 of us. We ate in the bar which was recently modernised and very tastefully decorated. The staff could not have been more helpful and friendly, and were obviously well-trained. The menu was quite...More

Thank Annie014
Response from Keith D, General Manager at Northern Sands HotelResponded 5 days ago

we are pleased you enjoyed your lunch at the NSH and thank you for your lovely comments. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here on our NC500 trip, great hotel,lovely friendly staff, who were extremely helpful and pleasant. We ate dinner here and were not disappointed, food was very good, well presented and generous portions,breakfast was excellent Recently refurbed to a high standard,well appointed rooms,would definitely recommend

Thank mollycatScotland
Response from Keith D, General Manager at Northern Sands HotelResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for your very kind comments which are much appreciated and we are pleased you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for a meal at lunchtime. The menu was good as was the standard of food and drink and the prices were reasonable.The place has a modern feel and the decor is good. The staff were very friendly and more than once asked if everything...More

Thank melrandall2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Northern Sands was one of the last hotels in our DIY two week tour of the Scottish coast. In a relatively remote corner of Scotland, up near Thurso, we weren’t sure what to expect. We couldn’t have been more delighted - we received a welcome...More

Thank Celiaandiain
Response from Keith D, General Manager at Northern Sands HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Celia and Iain for such a wonderful review and kind comments about the staff. We are really pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to seeing you again if your in the area.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found this restaurant very nicely decorated and set out. The staff were friendly and accommodating. Our food was tasty, good value for money and was served speedily. The restaurant has a games room\ bar area and is a great place for an evening drink.

Thank ducati749r
Response from Keith D, General Manager at Northern Sands HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review and comments , we are pleased to hear you enjoyed your meal and service with us.

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
$148 - $191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$148 - $191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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winchy35
June 7, 2017|
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
I dont think so, but a quick email to the owner will clear up any doubt, I found them very friendly
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"Not Miller room as partly overlooked cemetery"
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"The only negative side is that you have to take your luggage to the room: there is not a lift"
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"Only visited the restaurant"
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"Dont pick the cojoined room if you want privacy."
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