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    Forss House Hotel

    Forss, Thurso KW14 7XY, Scotland
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    1 - 5 of 271 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    We stayed here for one night as part of the NC500. The rooms in Riverside could do with updating but it was clean and comfortable. The highlight was the cooking of the young chef. We particularly liked the "deconstructed" Cranachan and the excellent vegetarian food...More

    Thank Camino377
    Reviewed yesterday

    Just returned from an excellent stay at Forss House. Excellent service, amazing food and a lovely room with the most enormous cosy bathroom. We stayed in the main part of the hotel which was very peaceful. It is quite a traditional hotel so if you...More

    Thank Anne M
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I was really looking forward to staying at Forss House, as whilst Lenny Henry's idea of good accommodation is a Premier Inn it only suffices when you are on an overnight stay during a business trip. I received a warm welcome from the infamous Anne...More

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    Response from Forss, Manager at Forss House HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for choosing to stay at Forss House and I am sorry that you felt the portion sizes at dinner were smaller than you would have liked. We do try to make sure that over a 3 course meal you finish satisfied and not...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    So we had a mixed time here. Interestingly we couldn't sympathize with come of the criticisms provided below. We found the beds comfortable and the staff. Eye friendly (breakfast was another matter - see below). The bed was comfortable and we were mercifully spared the...More

    Thank Edmo1066
    Response from Forss, Manager at Forss House HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking time to write about your stay at Forss House. I’m glad so much was right but apologetic that we got breakfast so wrong. I’ve discussed your experience with the team; I can assure you it’s not the norm and we have...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Good quality hotel in the British house hotel tradition with large rooms and bathrooms. The wind sheltered garden deserve a short discovery and dinner was of good quality. We stayed for one night en route to Orkney.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$ 167 - US$ 238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Scottish Highlands >
    • Caithness and Sutherland >
    • Thurso
    • Also Known As
    • Forss Hotel Thurso ,
    • Forss House Hotel Thurso, Scotland
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    sootyScotland
    1 September 2017|
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    Response from Forss | Property representative |
    Thank you for your enquiry. I have one of the twin rooms in the annexe where we allow dogs available on the 16th September for one night only. It is already booked on the 17th. The cost of the room is £135 for two people... More
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    footshooter
    27 August 2017|
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    Response from Forss | Property representative |
    Breakfast price included in bed and breakfast booking: Good Morning! Please help yourself to our selection of fruits, juices, yoghurts and cereals on the buffet table ~oOo~ Freshly Made Porridge Full Scottish... More
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    21 March 2017|
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    Response from Forss | Property representative |
    The ferry is five miles away but a pre-arranged taxi is available.
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    Room Tips
    "Our room was one of the more expensive rooms in the main hotel. There is a short walk outside to the rooms in..."
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    "Take the short stroll to a cute waterfall on the grounds."
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    "At least two of the annex rooms have their own hall entrance. Ideal for fishing or walking gear."
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    "Although luxury we had ac2 nights fir one deal which made it a good deal."
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