We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
6/2/2018 7/2/2018
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Northern Sands Hotel

    Main Street, Dunnet KW14 8XD, Scotland
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    6/2/2018 7/2/2018
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Traveller (31)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Dining (13)
    Overview
    • Excellent68%
    • Very good24%
    • Average7%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
    Conference Facilities
    3.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    6 Feb7 Feb
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Dunnet hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "2861eb50ec394b508b2d6017970cadc6", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":636955,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":6,"month":2,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":7,"month":2,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"2861eb50ec394b508b2d6017970cadc6","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Northern Sands Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjI4NjFlYjUwZWMzOTRiNTA4YjJkNjAxNzk3MGNhZGM2IiwiQUlLIjoiNTg0MmYyMzM0YjQ2NDNmZWFmYzk1Y2ZmNGEwNWNlMTQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "06/02/2018", "checkOut": "07/02/2018", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (57)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 56 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Just returned from a delicious meal in Northern sands Hotel, Dunnet. The hotel has been tastefully decorated, clean,warm and comfortable. The staff are friendly and the service was quick and attentive . Food outstanding, generous proportions, and reasonably priced. We all agreed we had the...More

    Thank lisa h
    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Nice clean and simple hotel, warm and cozy feel much needed after lots of travel on North Coast 500 run. Great food and good selection available, jams on breakfast where from local farm. Only issue was squeaky flooring in rooms and no real view from...More

    Thank Jay20152015
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We thoroughly enjoyed a nice relaxed Friday lunch in this comfortable newly refurbished hotel. I had a really tasty warming bowl of Cullen Skink followed by haddock and chips finished off with a delicious crumble - beautiful home-made food, friendly service. We will be back!

    Thank Keith M
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Pleasant,and helpful staff. Tastefully furnished, warm and comfortable bar.- a great refuge on a cold wet .day! Exccellent, tasty, locally sourced food..Good selection of interesting meals featured on the bar snack menu.Reasonably priced and excellent quallity food.

    Thank 793hobbs
    Response from Keith D, General Manager at Northern Sands HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Good afternoon we are glad you enjoyed your visit to the Northern Sands and thank you for the kind words . We look forward to welcoming you back.

    Reviewed 2 November 2017

    Four of us arrived at 13.00 hrs to be nicely greeted by the receptionist. We made our way to the restaurant and were shown to our reserved table. After a few moments Jacquie came and took our drink orders. She returned with the drinks and...More

    Thank Colin L
    Response from Keith D, General Manager at Northern Sands HotelResponded 5 November 2017

    Thank you Colin for taking the time to write a review and we appreciate the kind words , i will pass on your thanks to Jacquie and we look forward to seeing you all again.

    Bettyhill Hotel
    357 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Bettyhill
    52.2 km
     
    Forss House Hotel
    312 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Thurso
    18.6 km
     
    Castle Arms Hotel
    279 reviews
    #3 of 9 hotels in Thurso
    6.8 km
     
    Royal Marine Hotel
    327 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Brora
    74 km
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$143 - US$222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Hotwire, Orbitz, Travelocity, TripOnline SA, Booking.com and Cancelon so you can book your Northern Sands Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Scottish Highlands >
    • Dunnet
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (31)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Dining (13)
    Hotel & Grounds (21)
    Bathroom (5)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Nearby
    Nearby HotelsSee all 1 hotels in Dunnet
    Castle Arms Hotel
    279 reviews
    6.81 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Y-Not Bar & Grill
    434 reviews
    10.57 km away
    The Captain's Galley Restaurant
    169 reviews
    11.81 km away
    Le Bistro
    355 reviews
    10.64 km away
    The ferry inn
    77 reviews
    11.86 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Dunnet Bay Distillery
    30 reviews
    .06 km away
    Castlehill Heritage Centre
    27 reviews
    3.98 km away
    The Castle and Gardens of Mey
    681 reviews
    7.48 km away
    Dunnet Head
    642 reviews
    5.79 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    winchy35
    7 June 2017|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
    I dont think so, but a quick email to the owner will clear up any doubt, I found them very friendly
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "Only visited the restaurant"
    Read review
    "Dont pick the cojoined room if you want privacy."
    Read review
    "Good value and very comfortable"
    Read review
    "ask for a room with super king size bed and walk-in shower. Note: rooms are upstairs - no lift"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing