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Royal Hotel
Royal Hotel

Traill Street, Thurso KW14 8EH

3.0 out of 5.0

Located in the heart of Thurso, this eco-friendly hotel is 0.3 mi (0.6 km) from Caithness Horizons and within 12 mi (20 km) o …

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Forss House Hotel
Forss House Hotel

Bridge of Forss Forss, Thurso KW14 7XY

4.0 out of 5.0

Situated in a rural location, this eco-friendly hotel is 4 mi (6.4 km) from Dounreay Nuclear Power Station and within 12 mi …

£113
per night
Park Hotel
Park Hotel

Oldfield, Thurso KW14 8RE

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Thurso, this eco-friendly hotel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Caithness Horizons and within 12 mi (20 km) of Dunnet Bay …

£78
per night
The Inn at Y-Not
The Inn at Y-Not

Meadow Lane, Thurso KW14 8ER

3.5 out of 5.0

Located in the heart of Thurso, this inn is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Caithness Horizons and within 12 mi (20 km) of Dunnet Bay …

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Ackergill Tower
Ackergill Tower

Ackergill Tower, Wick KW1 4RG

5.0 out of 5.0

Situated near the airport, this luxury hotel is 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from Old Wick Castle and within 6 mi (10 km) of Wick Heritage …

£107
per night
The Stromness Hotel
The Stromness Hotel

The Pierhead, Stromness KW16 3AA

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Stromness, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Piers Art Centre and Stromness Museum. Barony Mill and Standing …

£87
per night
Pentland Hotel
Pentland Hotel

Princes Street, Thurso KW14 7AA

3.5 out of 5.0

Located in the heart of Thurso, this hotel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Caithness Horizons and within 12 mi (20 km) of Dunnet Ba …

£75
per night
Northern Sands Hotel
Northern Sands Hotel

Dunnet, Thurso KW14 8XD

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated near the beach, this hotel is 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Dunnet Bay Beach and within 6 mi (10 km) of Mary-Ann's Cottage an …

£66
per night
Castletown Hotel
Castletown Hotel

Main Street, Thurso KW14 8TP

2.0 out of 5.0

Situated in a rural location, this hotel is 2 mi (3.2 km) from Dunnet Bay Beach and within 9 mi (15 km) of Caithness Horizons …

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Norseman Hotel
Norseman Hotel

Riverside, Wick KW1 4NL

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated on the riverwalk, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Old Wick Castle, Wick Heritage Centre, and Wick Heritag …

£67
per night

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Pocket Guide: Thurso

Visiting Thurso

Thurso's accommodation options make it a great destination for budget-minded travellers and visitors will enjoy the restaurants and bars. Welcoming and walkable, this city also attracts visitors with its tours, shopping, and coffeehouses.
  • There are 8 Thurso hotels
  • July is the most expensive month to travel here, while December tends to be the cheapest
  • Closest major airport is in Wick (WIC), 26.6 mi (42.9 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing around Thurso

  • Well-known for its live music scene, while Strathnaver Museum is a popular attraction
  • Notable landmarks include Dounreay Nuclear Power Station, Dunnet Head Lighthouse, and Castle of Mey
  • Farr Beach, Dunnet Bay Beach, and Torrisdale Beach are just some of the places to enjoy the area's natural beauty

Getting around Thurso

With transportation options aplenty, seeing Thurso is easy. To see more of the larger area, hop on a train at Thurso Station. You can cross the water in a ferry from the local port.

Staying in Thurso

With 8 hotels and other accommodation types to choose from, Thurso offers holiday retreats at affordable prices. There are 6 hotels ranging from GBP 65 to GBP 188 per night. For family trips or any other travel plans, you might consider a larger hotel like the highly rated Royal Hotel, averaging GBP 80.97 per night. You might like one of these highly rated smaller hotels or specialty properties for a romantic getaway, a cosy spot, or a boutique stay:
  • Forss House Hotel, averaging GBP 234.91/night
  • Park Hotel, averaging GBP 144.18/night
Forss House Hotel, a 4-star favourite with Expedia travellers, has a 4.9 out of 5 user rating. Also highly rated by guests are Park Hotel and Royal Hotel.

Dressing for Thurso

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 8°C, while nighttime temperatures stay around 2°C
  • From April to June, the average is 15°C during the day and 3°C at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 16°C during the day and 7°C at night
  • In October–December, you can expect 13°C as the daytime average and 2°C as the nighttime average
  • About 31 millimetres of rain falls on Thurso each year
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