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    Royal Hotel, Caithness

    Traill Street, Thurso KW14 8EH, Scotland
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    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          US$ 113
          US$ 96
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          US$ 96
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          Overview
          • Excellent6%
          • Very good17%
          • Average34%
          • Poor21%
          • Terrible20%
          6 days ago
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          “Not too bad”
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Family Rooms
          Bar/Lounge
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 8 June 2015 via mobile

          Firstly can I say that your options in this little town are rather limited and this would be a good choice. Thurso is in a time warp. It's kind of stuck in the 50's and all the hotels are in the same boat. This is...More

          2  Thank emmam72
          Reviewed 8 June 2015 via mobile

          Stayed here 1 night, before going to Orkney, the hotel is handy for town and the coop, I was in a single room at the end of the hotel, near the traffic lights, very noisy, the windows I don't think we're double glazed...it is a...More

          Thank jencowper
          Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

          Stayed here for a week back in March, initially had a room at the front, Do not get a room at the front, the music from the bar below is epically loud and you will get zero sleep.plus the room was freezing cold. Got moved...More

          2  Thank Jenna D
          Reviewed 29 May 2015

          First impression from the outside made one think this would be a good place to stay. How wrong can you be! The whole interior needed a décor 'update'. However the bedroom and bathroom were clean, but it felt like a 'route march' getting to our...More

          1  Thank Godfrey D
          Reviewed 28 May 2015

          Would have rated this hotel as very good, but a few things let it down. The décor is very tired and needs some updating, although the rooms are clean and well appointed. The bed was very comfortable and the linen clean and soft. We had...More

          2  Thank Mark F
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          • Restaurant
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • US$ 79 - US$ 109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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          • Number of rooms
          • 102
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          • Scottish Highlands >
          • Caithness and Sutherland >
          • Thurso
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          Lynn E
          When is breakfast served?
          10 May 2017|
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          Response from Hamish M | Property representative |
          Between 7.00am and 9.30am Mon - Fri and between 7.00am and 10.00am Sat and Sun. We can also arrange continental breakfast or a packed lunch as an alternative if these times do not suit
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          kaleete
          How many and what sized beds are in your standard double rooms?
          25 April 2017|
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          Response from Hamish M | Property representative |
          A double room has one double bed. A twin room has two single beds.
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          Stephnie R
          Hello, do standard rooms have hairdryers?
          16 March 2017|
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