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.
WINNER WONDERLAND
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor

Carey's Guest House

Save
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Wick
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

24 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 22: English reviews
Gatineau, Canada
Level Contributor
10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed April 6, 2014

We stayed 2 nights at Carey’s Guest House, on our trip around the Highlands. We hadn’t made any reservation and found a room available sign at the end of the day, after driving around Wick searching for a place to stay for the night. We were welcomed by Phyllis and once we say our room, we decided to book for... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank JulieandEricQC
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
77 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed October 27, 2013

In September I stayed here one night on a return nostaglic visit to Wick after 40 years and had come on t he train so this is really convenient and near to the station (about 5-10). AT first sight it did not look much being directly on the street but inside is wonderful atompshere and size with a splendid spiral... More 

Helpful?
Thank lorneslady
Leeds, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 13, 2013

We stayed at this B&B at the start of our John O'Groats to Lands End cycle, and had only booked it the night before as well so were quite lucky to get it! We found it easily coming from Wick train station and John and Phyllis gave an excellent welcome. The bikes were stored behind a gate and in a... More 

Helpful?
Thank Nick C
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
20 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed September 26, 2013 via mobile

We arrived dripping wet but were warmly welcomed and our bikes were safely put away in the garage. The room was small but warm and snug and the shower was excellent. Breakfast was also very good. Great value and highly recommended.

Helpful?
Thank Susan C
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
38 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed September 18, 2013

I enjoyed staying here which concluded my 2 week tour of Scotland. The house is quite interesting if you like older properties, traditional guest house feel, spiral staircase. I had a single room, not ensuite but interconnecting with the room and shared with neighbouring room. Not-ensuite is reflected in the tarriff. The room is small but has everything you need,... More 

Helpful?
Thank tzetchy
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
50 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed September 7, 2013

We spent one night here after a family funeral, John and Phyllis are great hosts with a very nice B&B, located close to the centre of town. Our room was a very good standard, with a very large bathroom, overlooking the rear garden area. Everything was very clean, and very comfortable, breakfast was good. We were made to feel very... More 

Helpful?
Thank cleavers1066
Wishaw, Scotland, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed August 24, 2013

I had the pleasure of staying at carey's guest house on 22nd August and it was a lovely experience. Lovely quiet room, great breakfast and lovely hosts, John & Phyllis. The house is beautifully decorated to a high standard and really is only a 5 minute walk to the town centre. To be fair I was almost embarassed to pay... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jim M
Vienna, Wien, Austria
Level Contributor
53 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed July 29, 2013

This B&B offers new rooms in an old building with a lot of character. The room was very comfortable and suprisingly we couldn't here any noise from the large street on which it is situated. THe host was very friendly and offered a lot of great tips on how to spend the evening in wick.

Helpful?
Thank PichlerU
Inverness, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
43 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed July 15, 2013

Stayed at Carey's for 2 nights, the whole experience is wonderful, the location is good for town centre and amenities, the room was great, so comfortable and nice additional personal touches. Breakfast was delicious and the owners are so nice.

Helpful?
Thank Lorraine_C268
Doncaster, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
96 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed May 29, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here having completed LEJOG, prior to catching the train home the following morning. Very close to the railway station. A very good room and en-suite. Owners were very helpful, and the bike was locked away securely, they even dide a 7am breakfast prior toe going for the train. Excellent value at £30,I've paid more for a lot worse.

Helpful?
1 Thank Geoff H

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Amenities

Additional Information about Carey's Guest House

Address: 9 Francis Street, Wick KW1 5PZ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Caithness and Sutherland > Wick
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Carey's Guest House Wick, Scotland

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Carey's Guest House staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?