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Sandra's Backpackers Hostel
2 out of 5
Princess Street, Thurso, Scotland
The price is £46 per night
0.01 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (19 reviews)
Great little hostel on the main Street

"The stay was exactly what I needed, a good night's sleep in a solid hostel. It was offseason when I went, so not too rowdy, but I can imagine it's a great place for a party during the season. The kitchen is massive and has tons of stuff to cook your own meal - the lounge is connected so a good place ..."…"

Reviewed on 26 Nov 2019

Sandra's Backpackers Hostel
Thurso Self Catering Pet Friendly Holiday Lets
3 out of 5
Grove Lane & Meadow Court, Thurso, Scotland
The price is £100 per night
0.13 mi from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (5 reviews)

"It is what it says exactly"…"

Reviewed on 30 May 2020

Thurso Self Catering Pet Friendly Holiday Lets
Dunnet Bay Escapes
3 out of 5
Mansefield House, Thurso, Scotland
The price is £115 per night
6.58 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Work trip with so much more

"This area is dramatic, stunning, fresh and tranquil. These lodges are offering the quality of a great 5* personal touch, but with your own space. Great size, lovely bed, perfect amount of amenities. Beautiful Dunnet beach really close and stunningly beautiful, you can eat in the next door hotel, ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar 2020

Dunnet Bay Escapes
The Old Tea Shop
4 out of 5
Celtic firs, Whitebridge, Scarfskerry, Thurso, Scotland
Get Rates
9.89 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (12 reviews)

"Beautiful house close to dunnet, we had a great quiet stay. Felt like home, everything you need u find and more. Will definetly recommend it and come back!"…"

Reviewed on 22 Oct 2019

The Old Tea Shop
Bettyhill Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Bettyhill, Thurso, Scotland
The price is £95 per night
25.66 mi from city centre
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
The Inn at Y-not
3.5 out of 5
Meadow Lane, Thurso, Scotland
The price is £99 per night
0.11 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (108 reviews)

"The friendliness of the owners was tops ,close to all the sights in the area"…"

Reviewed on 10 Nov 2019

The Inn at Y-not
Forss House Hotel
4 out of 5
Forss, Thurso, Scotland
The price is £215 per night
4.89 mi from city centre
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
Windhaven B&B
3 out of 5
Brough, Thurso, Scotland
The price is £85 per night
7.29 mi from city centre
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
Greenland House Bed and Breakfast
4 out of 5
MAIN STREET, Thurso, Scotland
The price is £80 per night
4.84 mi from city centre
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
MURRAY HOUSE B&B
3 out of 5
1 CAMPBELL STREET, Thurso, Scotland
The price is £95 per night
0.08 mi from city centre
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
THE HAWTHORNS BED & BREAKFAST
3 out of 5
The Hawthorns, Thurso, Scotland
The price is £95 per night
10.7 mi from city centre
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
Northern Sands Hotel
3 out of 5
Dunnet, Dunnet Head, Thurso, Scotland
The price is £120 per night
6.67 mi from city centre
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
Park Hotel
3 out of 5
Oldfield, Thurso, Scotland
The price is £109 per night
0.35 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (160 reviews)

"Good tasty food, welcoming helpful staff, excellent service and clean comfy room. The only downside was the heating going off overnight and I still haven’t won a battle for the duvet yet."…"

Reviewed on 2 Mar 2020

Park Hotel
Melvich Hotel
3 out of 5
Melvich, Thurso, Scotland
Get Rates
14.6 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (39 reviews)

"Helpful staff, big room, good breakfast. Free parking"…"

Reviewed on 27 Oct 2019

Melvich Hotel
AURORA B&B
3 out of 5
Sibmister Road, Murkle, Thurso, Scotland
The price is £90 per night
3 mi from city centre
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

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Visiting Thurso

Visitors to Thurso are sure to enjoy the bars. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its northern lights.

  • There are 30 hotels and other accommodation options in Thurso
  • The closest major airport is in Wick (WIC), 18.4 mi (29.6 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Kirkwall (KOI), 33.3 mi (53.6 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Thurso

The city's cultural venues include Caithness Horizons and Strathnaver Museum. Notable city landmarks like Dunnet Head Lighthouse and Castle of Mey might be worth a visit. The city's natural beauty is on display at Dunnet Bay Beach, Strathy Bay and Farr Beach.

As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 30 hotels and other lodging options to pick from in Thurso. Here are highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Strathy Inn - This 3-star inn features free breakfast, a restaurant and free parking. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its dining options and bar.
  • Melvich Hotel - Our customers like the helpful staff at this hotel. This 3-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant and free WiFi.
  • Bettyhill Hotel - This 3.5-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant and free WiFi. Expedia customers like its breakfast and clean, comfortable rooms.

Getting around Thurso

With so many choices for transport, exploring all of Thurso is easy. If you want to venture outside the area, hop aboard a train at Thurso Station. You can take a ferry to see more of the region.

Dressing for Thurso

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 8°C during the day and 2°C at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 15°C, whilst the average at night is 3°C
  • July to September has daytime averages of 16°C with night-time averages of 7°C
  • Between October and December, you can expect daytime averages of 13°C and night-time averages of 2°C
  • Average annual rainfall for Thurso is 31 millimetres
  • Usually July and August are the hottest months with an average of 15°C, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 2°C

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Thurso?
Forss House Hotel is a favourite with Expedia customers. This 4-star hotel offers free breakfast and a bar. Other top choices based on traveller reviews include Northern Sands Hotel and Muthu Royal Thurso Hotel.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Thurso, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most hotel room reservations are refundable provided that you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, it might still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to review top deals in Thurso.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Thurso?
Based on reviews, Muthu Royal Thurso Hotel is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking.
What's the best accommodation option when travelling with children to Thurso?
Park Hotel is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free cooked-to-order breakfast. Other choices for your family trip include Northern Sands Hotel and Bettyhill Hotel.
What's the best hotel for a romantic getaway to Thurso?
The Old Tea Shop is a favourite 4-star cottage for couples, and features premium bedding and fireplaces.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Thurso?
Bettyhill Hotel is a top hotel for people travelling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and free WiFi for its human guests. Park Hotel is another option if you’re bringing your pet along.
What's the best place to stay for a beach holiday in Thurso?
Forss House Hotel is a top 3-star beach hotel with 2 restaurants and 3 bars/lounges. Other good choices to stay near the beach include Bettyhill Hotel and Muthu Royal Thurso Hotel. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Dunnet Bay Beach or Farr Beach.
What's the best luxury accommodation option in Thurso?
Forss House Hotel is a 4-star hotel with a bar, and a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for a luxurious stay.

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