Northern Sands Hotel

Northern Sands Hotel

Dunnet, Thurso, KW14 8XD, United Kingdom
+44 184 785 1300

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Northern Sands Hotel
Sat 4/12
Sun 5/12
ProviderNightly total£78

About Northern Sands Hotel

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free

Situated in the countryside, Northern Sands Hotel is just a short drive from The Castle Gardens of Mey. It also features a ticket service, free Wi-Fi and a tour desk.

The hotel has 12 rooms offering all the essentials to ensure an enjoyable stay.

Northern Sands Hotel provides an on-site bar, where guests can enjoy a drink either indoors or alfresco on the outdoor terrace. Meals can be enjoyed on the restaurant's open terrace.

Wick Airport is under a 40-minute drive from the hotel. Duncansby Head and Braal Castle are a short car ride from the property.

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Rooms available at Northern Sands Hotel

Sat 4/12
Sun 5/12
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Standard rooms(£78)
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Classic rooms(£107)
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Amenities at Northern Sands Hotel

  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Cleaning products
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Dustbins


  • Electric kettle
  • Packed lunches
  • Breakfast included
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine


  • Beachfront
  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available


  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower
  • Private bathroom

Accessibility and suitability

  • Disabled access
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area

Things to do

  • Fishing
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Golf
  • Darts
  • Horse riding


  • Extra-long beds (> 2 metres)
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Cleaning products
  • Wardrobe or closet

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Services and conveniences

  • Ticket service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Key access


  • Picnic area
  • Garden


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Kids meals


  • Iron and ironing board

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Dunnet, Thurso, KW14 8XD

What's nearby

  • Dunnet Bay Beach1.3 mi
  • Dunnet Head Lighthouse3.7 mi
  • Castle of Mey4.6 mi
  • Dounreay Nuclear Power Station14.7 mi
  • Strathnaver Museum30.2 mi
  • Farr Beach31.7 mi
  • Torrisdale Beach32.9 mi



Check in anytime after 16:00, check out anytime before 11:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Northern Sands Hotel

  • Yes, reservations at Northern Sands Hotel can be cancelled free of charge with some of our providers. Make sure to read the provider's cancellation policy.

  • Yes, guests staying at Northern Sands Hotel can enjoy a free breakfast.

  • Yes, Northern Sands Hotel has a restaurant on-site.

  • Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Northern Sands Hotel.

  • Yes, Northern Sands Hotel offers free parking.

  • Yes, Northern Sands Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Northern Sands Hotel is located 6.8 miles from the centre of Thurso. Dunnet Bay Beach is the closest landmark to Northern Sands Hotel.

  • No, Northern Sands Hotel does not have a pool on-site.

  • Northern Sands Hotel is 14.4 miles from Wick. Northern Sands Hotel is 28 miles from Kirkwall Arpt.

  • No, Northern Sands Hotel does not offer free airport shuttle service.

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Distance to city centre

6.8 mi

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