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    Burnside Cottage

    Gills, Canisbay, Wick KW1 4YB, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent70%
    • Very good24%
    • Average3%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible0%
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    “gills bay” (4 reviews)
    “sitting area” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    1 - 5 of 25 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Burnside is off the beaten track, being half a mile down a narrow country road. However this is no disadvantage as directions were clear and the distance ensures a tranquil stay. John O'Groats is only 10 minutes away and the Orkney car ferry is close...More

    Thank Colin B
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    My friend and I stayed at Burnside Cottage for one night while traveling on the North500. The room and bathroom were clean, comfortable and cosy, although we could not lock the door from the outside. The breakfast was good as well. Ethel was a nice,...More

    Thank Jeanne-Peri F
    Reviewed 6 July 2017

    The location itself is nice and it sits in position that is great if you want to catch the ferry to Orkney or explore the highlands with a base. It also has very spacious rooms which gave you plenty of room to spread out and...More

    Thank Lucy A
    Reviewed 18 May 2017

    Ethel was a lovely host and the B&B was spot on. great price and excellent rooms. breakfast service was exactly to be expected, couldnt fault it. We are going to drive the NC500 again next year and this is where we will be staying for...More

    Thank Skerr406
    Reviewed 11 April 2017

    We were spoiled with the most comfortable huge room with a sitting area overlooking gardens and fields of sheep. It was quiet, clean and had a very comfortable bed. Ethel has a flair for decorating and an eye for details. She was warm and friendly,...More

    Thank Lynn M
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 3
    • Location
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    • Caithness and Sutherland >
    • Wick
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    "The area is quiet."
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    "We had room 2 which is huge and has a separate sitting area, the bathroom and shower is great and overall a..."
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