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John O'Groats Guest House

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The Broo, John O'Groats KW1 4YR, Scotland
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Waldoboro, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We ( two adults and two teens) recently spent two nights at the John O'Groats guest house. We arrived from the U.S. exhausted and jet lagged and were met by our hosts Mark and Mary with warmth and kindness. The guest house is plain and unassuming on the outside but spotless, decorated with simple elegance and very comfortable. The rooms... More 

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Cumbria, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very nice place with convenient location, the hosts were great and very accommodating. We stayed for the weekend before heading to Nairne and the staff were all lovely, recommending things to do and places to go. Will definitely be returning again

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have just returned from an 8 week trip around UK & Ireland using 41 different B&Bs and rank John O’Groats Guest House very highly. The Guest House has an unusual exterior and our room was not overly large but it was very clean with comfortable bed and nice en suite with good quality towels and toiletries supplied. It also... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently returned from a 5 week holiday, 2 nights of which were spent at the John O'Groats guest house. Those 2 nights were the most enjoyable of the whole holiday. Mary and Mark made us feel like family and nothing was too much trouble for them. They always had time for a chat and a cuppa, and we were... More 

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St. Andrews, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spotless, warm and welcoming! We spent two nights here and were so well looked after. Mary and Mark couldn't have done more for us.......even arranged beautiful weather for our trip to Orkney! Excellent breakfasts and dinner. The guesthouse is very handy for the Orkney ferry.

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Thank MargaretJ007
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Before even getting out of the car we were given a warm welcome from Mark and Mary. We were made to feel like family and the hospitality and feel of the place cannot be improved on in my opinion. Whilst a 14 mile each way trip to where we were going, i will be booking in here in future. Rooms,... More 

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Bend, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't know that we've ever stayed anywhere with friendlier and more helpful hosts. Mary and Mark are the best! After a long drive, we were greeted with tea and biscuits. Our room was absolutely spotless and our bed was very comfortable. We ended up eating dinner there - a wonderful curry and incredible sticky toffee pudding - and our... More 

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here as a one night stop on my way around the NC500. My hosts Mark & Mary were exceptionally friendly and helpful. The place is in a great location, clean, tidy, very nice room with an amazing view and I would have to say the best stop over out of the 6 places I stayed en-route. Breakfast was... More 

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Dumbarton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Twin room with sea view - spotlessly clean with good toiletries - quality full Scottish breakfast - hosts genuinely caring - close proximity to John O Groats centre - excellent value for money - would I stay here again - for sure

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Banchory, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed with Mark and Mary at The John O'Groats Guest House for two nights and everything about our stay was excellent. Very easy to find with good parking. Warm and friendly welcome from Mark and Mary who could not have been more helpful. Spotlessly clean and comfortable room. Very good breakfasts. We had evening meals on both nights and both... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The John o' Groats Guest House is under new ownership and has been fully refurbished for the 2014 season. Our aim is to provide a warm welcome and comfortable accommodation for all of our guests. So whether you find yourself in John o' Groats as part of an "end to end" adventure, an experience of beautiful Caithness or as a stop-over before or after a trip to the Orkneys, Mary and Mark will make sure you feel at home. "Early bird" breakfasts and evening meals are also available and we source as much fresh produce as possible from the local area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about John O'Groats Guest House

Address: The Broo, John O'Groats KW1 4YR, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Caithness and Sutherland > John O'Groats
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
John O'Groats Guest House Scotland, UK
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