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    Ulbster Arms Hotel

    Bridge Street, Halkirk KW12 6XY, Scotland
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    30/7/2017 31/7/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent68%
    • Very good22%
    • Average7%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 137 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Very nice rooms and staff friendly. My room was at the top of the building and faced the church opposite which looked fantastic lit up at night. Has a bar and lots of seating where you can socialise or just relax. We enjoyed the breakfast....More

    Thank skate8908
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    I have stayed here quite a lot on Business and it is my first choice in the area. The rooms in the main hotel are clean and comfortable and are normally stocked with bottled water and glacier mints. Sleep can be disturbed though due to...More

    Thank Dexter-Stackhouse
    Response from Anthony K, Owner at Ulbster Arms HotelResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you very much for taking your time review your stay with us. We are pleased to hear that you had a pleasant stay with us, and are also very sorry that you were able to hear all the traffic outside. Hopefully your next stay...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    First visit to this well established hotel and I wasn't disappointed. Warm welcome and very good upkeep at the entrance . Table service was swift , effective and friendly , and the food that followed was excellent . I would definitely return and also recommend...More

    Thank pug1309Scotland
    Response from Anthony K, Manager at Ulbster Arms HotelResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for taking your time to review your stay with us. We are pleased to hear you had such a pleasant experience staying with us. We look forward to seeing you again.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Rooms are spacious, warm, cozy, well designed and laid out with the bathroom as a separate door/entrance from a mini hallway when you enter the suite making it more like a real home than a hotel with bathrooms usually 'within' /leading from the bedroom. Coat...More

    Thank VanandMan
    Response from Anthony K, Manager at Ulbster Arms HotelResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you very much for reviewing your stay with us. we are glad to hear that the room was to a high standard and the service you were given was good. we look forward to seeing you again in the near future.

    Reviewed 12 June 2017

    Stayed at the Ulbaster for one night last week. The weather was horrendous but the hotel was superb. Beautiful room very clean and modern. Had dinner which was superb, varied menu with a wide selection. We had our dog with us and the staff were...More

    Thank 982Juju
    Response from Anthony K, Manager at Ulbster Arms HotelResponded 15 June 2017

    Thank you very much for your review. I am glad to hear you had such a pleasant stay with us, and that the staff were helpful. We hope to see you again in the near future.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$173 - US$180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Location
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    • Scotland >
    • Scottish Highlands >
    • Caithness and Sutherland >
    • Halkirk
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    OrionTradr
    14 June 2017|
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    Response from Anthony K | Property representative |
    Hello, thank you for getting in touch. Yes, some of our rooms do have the lovely leather armchairs that you can see in some of the photographs. If you wish to book a room with us, please make sure that you mention this to... More
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    "The front rooms did suffer a bit of road and church bell noise, but no problem for most as I'm a very..."
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    "room 1 has a stand alone bath, room 8 has a great shower."
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    "The lodge is quiet and away from the main building."
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    "Don't stay in room 8"
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