Castle Arms Hotel

Mey, Caithness, Thurso, KW14 8XH, United Kingdom
+44 184 785 1244

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8.5

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based on 286 reviews
Castle Arms Hotel - Thurso, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Distance to city centre 0.3 km
Location rating 9.5

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bar and restaurant in 45 reviews
breakfast was good in 63 reviews
clean room in 91 reviews
comfy bed in 42 reviews
evening meal in 17 reviews
ferry to orkney in 23 reviews
friendly family in 16 reviews
friendly staff in 108 reviews
good food in 153 reviews
great location in 47 reviews
ground floor in 5 reviews
lovely hotel in 46 reviews
lovely views in 9 reviews
room with huge in 78 reviews
warm welcome in 8 reviews
wifi was not available in 18 reviews
  • Good
    Sep. 2019
    7.5

    Location was excellent, so easy to get to. Breakfast was pretty much all you could want.

    Wifi was only at the bar and really couldn't connect well.

  • Okay
    Sep. 2019
    4.6

    Heat automatically turned off overnight.

  • Excellent
    Sep. 2019
    9.0

    The owners, William and Bill are perfect hosts - friendly, hospitable and with a great sense of humour! Our room and en suite were of a high standard and were exceptionally warm and comfortable.

    No complaints at all.

  • Excellent
    Sep. 2019
    10.0

    Welcome and hospitality - very friendly and helpful staff. Food was excellent, both evening meal and breakfast, freshly cooked to order with a freindly smile. The room and view we had were awesome

  • Excellent
    May 2019
    10.0

    The owners were delightful.Jean very happy and cheerful went out of her way to make you feel welcome.Very accommodating to cook an early breakfast if catching the ferry to Orkney.

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About

Overview

A former 19th-century coaching inn, Castle Arms Hotel is a Visit Scotland award winning hotel just 8 miles from John O'Groats, in the village of Mey. It offers free WiFi in the lounge bar and there is free parking on-site. Set in 6 acres of open land, the building is surrounded by beautiful Scottish scenery with extensive routes to enjoy. A variety of seabirds can be spotted around Castle Arms, and there are nearby coves to explore by the coast. After seeing the local area, guests can dine in the restaurant or relax in the bar. The restaurant is open daily from 18:00 to 20:00 for residents only and uses fresh local produce wherever possible. Other amenities for guests include a lounge with a flagstone fireplace, and you can also admire views of Dunnet Head, the Pentland Firth, and the Orkney Islands. Rooms are elegant and traditionally furnished, with an en suite bathroom, free toiletries, a flat-screen TV, and tea and coffee making facilities.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

8.5 Excellent

based on 286 reviews

9.5

Location

9.4

Vibe

8.3

Comfort

1.4

WiFi

Things to Know

  • Good management
  • Spacious rooms
  • Friendly service

Check in

4:00 PM

Check out

10:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Internet
Room service
Game room
No smoking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free parking
Designated smoking area
Free Wi-Fi
Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Terrace/Patio
Disabled Access
Hiking
Library

FAQs when booking at Castle Arms Hotel

Where is Castle Arms Hotel located?

Castle Arms Hotel is located at Mey, Caithness, 0.3 km from the centre of Thurso. Dunnet Bay Beach is the closest landmark to Castle Arms Hotel.

When is check-in time and check-out time at Castle Arms Hotel?

Check-in time is 4:00 PM and check-out time is 10:00 AM at Castle Arms Hotel.

Does Castle Arms Hotel offer free Wi-Fi?

Yes, Castle Arms Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

Does Castle Arms Hotel offer free parking?

Yes, Castle Arms Hotel offers free parking.

Does Castle Arms Hotel offer free airport shuttle service?

No, Castle Arms Hotel does not offer free airport shuttle service.

How far is Castle Arms Hotel from the airport?

Castle Arms Hotel is 29.4 km from Wick. Castle Arms Hotel is 54 km from Kirkwall Arpt.

Can you bring pets to Castle Arms Hotel?

Yes, Castle Arms Hotel is a pet-friendly hotel.

Does Castle Arms Hotel have a pool?

No, Castle Arms Hotel does not have a pool on-site.

Location

Most Popular Landmarks

  • Dunnet Bay Beach 10.3 km
  • Dunnet Head Lighthouse 12.2 km
  • Dounreay Nuclear Power Station 12.7 km
  • Castle of Mey 18.5 km
  • Strathnaver Museum 37.6 km
  • Farr Beach 40.1 km

Getting Around

Wick 29.4 km
Kirkwall Arpt 54 km
Thurso, Highland 0.6 km
Halkirk Georgemas Junction, Highland 10.1 km

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