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Fashven Bed & Breakfast
3 out of 5
Fashven, Lairg, Scotland
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The price is £95 per night

Situated in Lairg, this bed & breakfast is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Durness Beach and 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Smoo Cave. Cape Wrath and Sandwood Bay Beach are also ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)

"Hostess was genuine and friendly from the moment we arrived until the moment we left. we were asked what would we like for breakfast and what we asked for was provided, however a menu with what is on offer might make choosing a little easier. The bed was very comfortable and the room was spotless ..."…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar 2020

Fashven Bed & Breakfast
Greenland House Bed and Breakfast
4 out of 5
MAIN STREET, Thurso, Scotland
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Situated near the beach, this bed & breakfast is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Dunnet Bay Beach, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Dunnet Bay Distillery and Caithness Horizons. ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (22 reviews)

"Lovely accommodation, spacious and spotless. The hosts were very friendly and helpful suggesting great trips in the local area for us. Breakfast was a real treat. delicious. Highly recommend."…"

Reviewed on 10 Nov 2019

Greenland House Bed and Breakfast
Windhaven B&B
3 out of 5
Brough, Thurso, Scotland
The price is £85 per night

Situated in Thurso, this bed & breakfast is within 3 miles (5 km) of Dunnet Bay Distillery, Dunnet Bay Beach and Dunnet Head Lighthouse. Castle of Mey and Caithness ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)
Home from home!

"Very kind and helpful hosts. Good breakfast. Warm accommodation. Would stay again."…"

Reviewed on 8 Oct 2019

Windhaven B&B
Thrumster House
4 out of 5
Thrumster, Wick, Scotland
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Situated in Wick, this bed & breakfast is 4.5 mi (7.2 km) from Pulteney Distillery and within 20 miles (32 km) of Grey Cairn Camsters and Dunbeath Heritage Centre. ...

5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"The cottage was clean and tidy facilities were good it was an excellent place to stay we will be coming back again for sure"…"

Reviewed on 23 Oct 2019

Thrumster House
MURRAY HOUSE B&B
3 out of 5
1 CAMPBELL STREET, Thurso, Scotland
The price is £95 per night

Situated in Thurso, this beach bed & breakfast is 0.2 mi (0.2 km) from Caithness Horizons and 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Scrabster Ferry Terminal. Dunnet Bay Beach ...

4/5Very Good! (24 reviews)

"Owners were very helpful and responded promptly to my queries, premises was clean as was the room. A delightful stay!"…"

Reviewed on 12 Feb 2020

MURRAY HOUSE B&B
Altnaharra B&B
3 out of 5
1 Macleod Crescent, Altnaharra, Lairg, Scotland
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Situated in the mountains, this bed & breakfast is 14.6 mi (23.5 km) from Ben Hope, and within 32 mi (52 km) of Castle Varrich and Farr Beach.

4.9/5Exceptional! (41 reviews)
Stand-out accommodation in the beautiful highlands

"We biked from Lands End to John o’Groats, and our night at Altnaharra B&B was one of the true highlights! Mandy is a total people-person, and the most welcoming and friendly hostess you could wish for. She gave a secure spot to store our bikes, cooked us a delicious meal with fish her husband had ..."…"

Reviewed on 15 Sep 2019

Altnaharra B&B
Sengas B&B
3 out of 5
1 Braal Terrace, Halkirk, Scotland
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The price is £77 per night

Situated in Halkirk, this bed & breakfast is within 12 miles (20 km) of Caithness Horizons, Scrabster Ferry Terminal and Dunnet Bay Beach. Dunnet Bay Distillery ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (12 reviews)

"Room was large and comfortable. Shared bathroom was unexpected, but no other guests were there at the time, so it was OK. Breakfast was cooked to order and delicious. Senga and Ryan were very friendly. Ryan suggested where to get dinner at a local pub, within walking distance, and made a booking ..."…"

Reviewed on 8 Oct 2019

Sengas B&B
THE HAWTHORNS BED & BREAKFAST
3 out of 5
The Hawthorns, Thurso, Scotland
The price is £95 per night

Situated in a rural location, this bed & breakfast is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Castle of Mey and within 6 miles (10 km) of Dunnet Bay Distillery and Dunnet Bay Beach. ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (23 reviews)

"Our hosts were very welcoming and personable. The room was comfortable and they directed us to a great restaurant down the road. We met interesting fellow travelers at the breakfast table and learned about the local area from our host."…"

Reviewed on 30 Sep 2019

THE HAWTHORNS BED & BREAKFAST
Burnside Cottage
3.5 out of 5
Gills, Wick, Scotland
The price is £110 per night

Situated in Wick, this bed & breakfast is 2.6 mi (4.3 km) from Castle of Mey and within 9 miles (15 km) of Duncansby Head and Dunnet Bay Distillery. Dunnet Bay ...

5/5Exceptional! (12 reviews)

"Absolutely wonderful hospitality, and the location was excellent. The hosts gave us a myriad of suggestions on where to explore. We will be returning here to stay longer!"…"

Reviewed on 30 Nov 2019

Burnside Cottage
AURORA B&B
3 out of 5
Sibmister Road, Murkle, Thurso, Scotland
The price is £90 per night

Situated in a regional park, this bed & breakfast is 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Dunnet Bay Beach, and within 12 mi (20 km) of Dunnet Bay Distillery and Dunnet Head ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (27 reviews)
The Noth’s best !

"Lovely lovely lovely people. Splendid communication. Excellent welcome and a hot pot of tea on arrival. Family atmosphere in the house. Stayed in Shetland suite. Bath big enough for two. Waterfall shower also very nice. Plenty of hot water and towels. Massive bed. Very warm quilt. Vegetarian breakfast ..."…"

Reviewed on 5 Nov 2019

AURORA B&B
The Clachan Bed and Breakfast
4 out of 5
13 Randolph Place, South Road, Wick, Scotland
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Situated in Wick, this bed & breakfast is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Pulteney Distillery and within 20 miles (32 km) of Grey Cairn Camsters and Dunnet Bay Beach. Duncansby ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (9 reviews)

"This was a little but .... amazing time out. I love Scotland and I'm really happy to discover more, to understand more and to 'remember ' again and again WHY I love it. The Clachan confirmed to me: you can enjoy for everything if you remain open.... Keep your mind and your soul open.... Nothing and ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Jan 2020

The Clachan Bed and Breakfast
Harbour House B&B
3 out of 5
12 Harbour Terrace, Wick, Scotland
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Situated in Wick, this bed & breakfast is 0.3 mi (0.4 km) from Pulteney Distillery and within 20 miles (32 km) of Grey Cairn Camsters and Dunnet Bay Beach. Duncansby ...

4/5Very Good! (76 reviews)
Good Location

"very comfortable room and good hosts Kieth and Victoria. Good location On the Harbour only noisy seagulls through the night a bit of a problem. Nice to have a coffee.machine in the room with a good supply of coffee and biscuits. Breakfast in the room was great."…"

Reviewed on 16 Aug 2019

Harbour House B&B
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Forss House Hotel
Forss House Hotel
4 out of 5
Forss, Thurso, SCT
4.6/5Wonderful! (114 reviews)
Worth it!

"Excellent service, clean and updated twin room. We will definitely return"…"

Reviewed on 6 Nov 2019

Forss House Hotel
Northern Sands Hotel
Northern Sands Hotel
3 out of 5
Dunnet, Dunnet Head, Thurso, Scotland
4.6/5Wonderful! (25 reviews)

"The staff were very welcoming and warm - they were very attentive at breakfast. A little confusing at the entrance way (there were a lot of different ways to enter and we weren’t sure if we got the right one!) other than that a very pleasant stay."…"

Reviewed on 2 Nov 2019

Northern Sands Hotel
Bettyhill Hotel
Bettyhill Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Bettyhill, Thurso, Scotland
The price is £95 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (132 reviews)
Cozy overnight on the North Coast 500

"Great view, awesome breakfast. Room was a good size, nice and warm."…"

Reviewed on 9 Nov 2019

Bettyhill Hotel
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Bed and Breakfasts in Thurso

Thurso lies along Thurso Bay and is officially the most northerly town in Scotland. It's a charming place, whose population balloons during the summer months with visitors coming to explore the gorgeous Scottish coastline. It's a vibrant little place with a ton of traditional little shops, quaint teahouses, and several fine restaurants that celebrate Scottish produce and cuisine. If you come to stay in a Thurso bed and breakfast at the right time, you can catch a glimpse of one of the world championship surf competitions held in town. Alternatively, hire a surf board and hit the consistently good year-round waves. You can also use the town as a jumping-off point for exploring the windswept Orkney Islands.

  • Stay on the waterfront without the sky-high prices
  • Find out the best things to do nearby from the owners
  • Bring the kids to stay in one of the family-sized rooms
  • Fuel up for the day on a proper Scottish breakfast every morning

Country Cottages and Traditional Family-Run B&Bs, Thurso

There's just something so impersonal about hotels. Fortunately, there's no shortage of Thurso bed and breakfasts, which offer a homely atmosphere and friendly welcome when you arrive. Nothing beats staying in one of the seafront B&Bs and waking up to the sound of waves lapping onto the nearby beach. Plus, most are a fraction of the cost of a hotel, leaving you more cash to spend on the restaurants and things to do. Sold on a B&B? You can always find your perfect match on Expedia, which lists every property, along with detailed descriptions and photos. All you need to do is plug in your dates, location and budget, scroll through the listings and book your favourite property in just a few clicks. Arranging your travel just got a whole lot easier, with Expedia. Coming on a romantic break? One of the cosy cottages overlooking the wild sea might be just the ticket. Alternatively, if you're bringing the kids, try one of the traditional B&Bs in the centre of Thurso, which offer much more than you would expect for the money. Whichever you pick, you're always assured of a comfortable stay when you book your accommodation through Expedia.

If you're driving up to Scotland, don't miss picking one of the Thurso bed and breakfasts that have secure parking spots. When you arrive, you'll be welcomed in by your friendly hosts and when you've gone through the simple check in process, you can settle into your home away from home. You'll find most of the guestrooms come equipped with everything you might expect from a hotel, like a kettle for making hot drinks, a flat-screen TV on the wall and complimentary WiFi, which you can use to plan your break. Whether you're looking for a double, twin or family-sized room, you won't have any trouble finding what you're after on Expedia. Come daybreak, you can fuel up for the adventure ahead on a property Scottish breakfast, with veggie options, or bowls of porridge also on the menu. If Thurso doesn't sound right for your break, how about a few nights in the capital, enjoying Edinburgh activities instead?

Water Sports, Hiking Trails and Fishing Near Your B&B, Thurso

It's true that most visitors come to stay in Thurso bed and breakfasts to explore the astonishingly beautiful surrounding countryside. You could go fly fishing in the salmon-rich River Halladale, lace up your boots to take on the challenging hike up to Dunnet Head, or take up a new water sport, like surfing or sea kayaking. If none of those are your bag, you could always head up to Thurso Golf Club to swing your clubs along some of Scotland's finest fairways. Alternatively, walk up the eastern side of the bay to Thurso Castle, hauntingly beautiful ruins overlooking the wild coastline.

Frequently asked questions

Searching for B&Bs in Thurso?
If you want to find some accommodation with fewer rooms than a hotel and an intimate environment, a B&B might be the perfect option for your trip to Thurso. You’ll find 54 lodging options and 6 B&Bs for your holiday in Thurso. When you want to explore the surroundings in Thurso, Caithness Horizons and Strathnaver Museum are a couple notable museums worth visiting.
Are you considering apartments over traditional hotel rooms?
Every B&B has a unique charm – whether it’s a comfy common area with a fireplace or a sunlit breakfast nook, the small details are what make bed and breakfasts the perfect escape.
What are the best B&Bs in Thurso?
Why not look at these B&Bs in Thurso: MURRAY HOUSE B&B: 3 stars, 6 rooms. Enjoy the free full breakfast and unique decor. Greenland House Bed and Breakfast: 4 stars, 6 rooms. AURORA B&B: 3 stars, 2 rooms. Windhaven B&B: 3 stars, 2 rooms. Enjoy the free full breakfast and coffee shop. Dunnet Bay Escapes: 3 stars, 2 rooms. Enjoy the bar/lounge and patio area.
What's the seasonal weather in Thurso?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 12°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 4°C. Average annual rainfall for Thurso is 864 mm.
What is there to do in Thurso?
Spend some time exploring Dunnet Bay Beach and Torrisdale Beach if you’re hoping to see some of the area’s natural features. You should put Dunnet Head Lighthouse and Castle of Mey on your list if you want to see more of the area.
How can I get around Thurso?
Fly into Wick (WIC), which is located 18.4 mi (29.6 km) from the city centre. You can also search for flights into Kirkwall (KOI), which is 33.3 mi (53.6 km) away. If you want to venture outside the area, take a train from Thurso Station. You can take a ferry and cross the water to see more of the region.

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