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Ulbster Arms Hotel

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Golf Course
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Great Place to stay for a stop over while doing the NC 500. Just a short drive from Thurso, the hotel is easy to find in the small Hamlet of Halkirk. It's worth going the extra few miles to stay in somewhere as warm and welcoming as the Ulbster Arms. Staff were polite and
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We booked for Sunday lunch as we were visiting family in Halkirk. The waitress was fantastic, she was very professional, friendly and chatty, even making a smaller sundae for our mum, which was delicious. The food was of a very high standard, large portions and reasonably
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The hotel is lovely, lots of quiet spaces to chill out and my room (in the new annexe out the back) was large, modern, well equipped and spotless. After a long day travelling with various meetings, I looked forward to putting my head down at night - HOWEVER the church opposite
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We stayed her on 29th September for one night in room no 1... it was absolutely fantastic, the room was clean with a lovely view. Had a good night sleep in the super king size bed. The food was superb in the busy bar. Lots of choice on the menu. Breakfast was a feast... never
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Stayed here for one night while working in Thurso and this hotel is perfect. Only a short drive from Thurso. I stayed in a room in the main hotel with a roll-top bath which was a lovely feature. My room was big and very clean. The dinner I had was amazing, chicken with lime
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View from our window - December 2009.
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Ulbster Arms drawing room
The super king size bed to give you the best nights sleep!
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John, his yes we have a car park to rear of hotel and also more parking in front of lodges again at rear of hotel in hotel grounds, hope this helps
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Hello, thank you for getting in touch. Yes, some of our rooms do have the lovely leather armchairs that you can see in some of the photographs. If you wish to book a room with us, please make sure that you mention this to whoever you make the booking with, so that we can assure you can get exactly what you need. We look forward to hearing from you.
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"Room 1. Large and with a view of the river...very comfy large bed"
"Room 1 is very nice."
"Family lodges are very comfortable and new."
"Avoid the rooms above the bar."
"If you want a quiet room I would suggest the new lodge rooms at the back of the hotel."
US$ 135 - US$ 181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomScotlandCaithness and SutherlandHalkirk
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