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Royal Hotel, Caithness

Traill Street, Thurso KW14 8EH, Scotland
Apr 9 Apr 10
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
US$82*View Deal
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    3 weeks ago
    “Royal, my caithness”
    13 Feb 2017
    “Nothing special and chilly”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    3 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 November 2016

    This is the worst hotel I have ever stayed at, the rooms are grubby and smell awful. The staff need to go on a customer service course as I think being rude to guests and virtually throwing your breakfast on the table is not acceptable....More

    Reviewed 2 November 2016

    The Royal dominates the main street in Thurso. It's a large, rambling, maze of a place. I've stayed there for over ten years and in that time it's not changed much. That said it's cheap as chips, the rooms are basic but do the job...More

    Reviewed 31 October 2016

    There are limited places to stay in Thurso, our room was very dated, a slight smell of mustiness and the bathroom had mildew adorning the tiles. If there had of been anywhere else to stay and we had drove 6 hours to get there we...More

    Reviewed 28 October 2016

    This is an old hotel, and much used, however, my room was clean, comfortable, quiet, the right temperature and I had no complaints. The building is made up of connecting buildings so the hallways are somewhat of a maze, but not a big problem. The...More

    Reviewed 26 October 2016

    I stayed at this hotel while on a tour. I will not be traveling with that company ever again. Yes, I understand that there are few choices for places to stay when in the Highlands during the time I was there. BUT... The elevator didn't...More

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    Stephnie R
    Hello, do standard rooms have hairdryers?
    16 March 2017|
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    Do you offer laundry services (for a fee, of course) for guests? We're going to be at your hotel in August 2016 with a Trafalgar tours group, and we will be about 10 days into our trip at that time and in need of getting some clothes washed and dried.
    30 May 2016|
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    do you have lifts to floors
    24 May 2016|
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    Response from harrygilfillan | Reviewed this property |
    No lifts as far as I am aware
    Room Tips
    "If you care about noise etc speak to the staff"
    Garygilmore77, 12 days agoRead review
    "Don't stay in room 151- perpetual noise of rain from broken gutter."
    Peter D, 24 days agoRead review
    "Ask to have heating on prior to arrival or a heater added to your room."
    Karen H, 1 month agoRead review
    "Sleep in Your Car"
    Angela H, 3 months agoRead review
    "Some rooms are a long walk so if you've got a heavy bag or don't like mazes then ask for a room near..."
    ThatSharpy, 4 months agoRead review
    "My room was second floor front and was quiet."
    MissouriBlondie_1, 5 months agoRead review
    "Find another hotel..."
    Autumn H, 5 months agoRead review
    "If your room is in the front of the hotel the traffic and bar will keep you up till the wee hours of the..."
    Eaglemapper, 6 months agoRead review
    "Best Tip: Find another hotel"
    Mr-Mrs-Jolly, 6 months agoRead review
    "We were on the second floor had no problems"
    linda m, 6 months agoRead review