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Northern Sands Hotel

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Overview
Main Street, Dunnet KW14 8XD Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
3 Star accommodation
Reviews (114)
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All reviews dunnet head john o'groats sandwiches and cakes haddock and chips recently refurbished hotel northern sands clean hotel appointed rooms cullen skink up to date games room stayed one night small hotel other hotels beautiful hotel within walking distance would definitely stay here again
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Reviewed today

We ate here twice when on holiday.Superb hotel and food.The staff are very professional, welcoming and attentive,The portions were very generous and well presented..Desserts were to die for.Would highly recommend eating here.

Thank rantinronnie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely hotel- great modern bedroom with decent shower/bath. V comfy bed. Smiley friendly staff- excellent fish n chips in the evening and nice quality wine which didn’t cost a fortune. Loved the tartan theme to the rooms. Highly recommended to anyone on NC500 who wants...More

Thank Nicky D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Can only comment on the bar and the friendly, efficient staff. Popped in for a restorative pint after a wonderful cycle to Dunnet Head and was pleasantly surprised to find a very smart, classy even, bar in this remote northern location. Food menu was promising...More

Thank frasersimpson19
Response from KeithD2056, General Manager at Northern Sands HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and we look forward to seeing you when next in the area

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

his hotel is a short drive or walk from a beautiful sandy beach. The rooms were pleasantly decorated and clean. The restaurant was busy but they found us a table in the games room. Friendly and helpful start made it an enjoyable stay

Thank Rorie P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staying at CAMC site 10 minutes away for 3 nights. Recommended by site staff. And what a recommendation. Absolutely superb 2 course meal with wine and liqueur coffees and we still managed a fast walk back to the site!!! Superb value for money, the fillet...More

Thank Barbara R
Response from KeithD2056, General Manager at Northern Sands HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Barbara for the kind review. Happy anniversary and we are pleased you enjoyed your meal and wine and hope you enjoyed the rest of your anniversary trip.

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About
Description
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. More Well known for our fine food using the finest local produce. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$ 149 - US$ 226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Dunnet
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$ 149 - US$ 226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Dunnet
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Traveller (43)
Room & Suite (22)
Dining (13)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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winchy35
7 June 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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"Request a room at the front of the hotel. The room we had at the back overlooked the yard"
mikethelma2018
18 Aug 2018
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"Book direct."
GTB981
11 Aug 2018
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"Dining there is a must"
mikey931
27 Jul 2018
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"Not Miller room as partly overlooked cemetery"
BarbsD
27 May 2018
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