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Norseman Hotel

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Nestled in the heart of the picturesque town of Wick and overlooking the river offering comfortable accommodation, free WI-FI and on-site parking, this family-run hotel is perfect for exploring the Scottish North Coast. Ideal for both business and leisure, guests can be sure of a welcome that is imbued with all the warmth and charm of true Highland Hospitality. With scenic views of both the River Wick and the Hotel’s own private gardens it generates an ambience that is as effortlessly relaxed as it is delightfully cosy. The property itself boasts an excellent centralised location and is a great base from which to experience the glorious untamed wilds and dramatic beauty of the Caithness landscape.Each of the 48 en-suite rooms are tastefully decorated and stylishly furnished. Comfort and relaxation are very much the order of the day and as a result all of the rooms come fully equipped with all the modern conveniences and luxuries one would expect. Including: free Wi-Fi access, flat screen HD TV, hairdryer, trouser press and tea & coffee making facilities. The Hotel offers accommodation to suit all kinds of traveller, from Classic and Superior Double or Twin Rooms to Single and Family options.The on-site restaurant prides itself on its commitment to providing quality food made from the finest locally sourced produce that Scotland has to offer. Offering a true taste of the Highlands, it specialises in traditional cuisine that is both freshly prepared and undeniably delicious. For a more casual setting, the Wicker’s Bar is perfect for enjoying a light lunch or a comforting supper.The Hotel offers 3 different function rooms with capacity for anything from 6 to 200 delegates, perfect for business conferences, meetings and other corporate events. For that most special of days, the Norseman Hotel can cater for weddings of up to 200 guests and is fully licensed for Civil Ceremonies and Partnerships.Situated just off the A99 in the centre of Wick, the Hotel is both easily accessible and convenient. The nearest city is Inverness, which is a 2 hour 15 minute drive through some of the most spectacular scenery in all of Scotland. Wick train station is just a brief walk from the Hotel and offers regular services to Inverness and Fort William. There are also several bus operators which run daily services to the Highlands from Aberdeen, Glasgow and Edinburgh. For those travelling by air, Inverness Airport offers flights to a range of national and European destinations, whilst the local Wick Airport is just a 10 minute drive away and receives flights from Edinburgh, Aberdeen and Kirkwall.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
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Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Golf course
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Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

I passed through the hotel, purely by chance. We had been driving looking for somewhere to stop for lunch. We happened upon the hotel and from the outside it looks like a horrible seedy place.... this changes however the second you walk through the front...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Dazaroo
Response from amccinv, Manager at Norseman HotelResponded 24 October 2018

Hello Dazaroo, thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a review, your feedback is greatly appreciated! We are delighted to hear you had such an enjoyable dining experience with us recently. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your meals, and...More

Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

am I in the right 3 star hotel, where do I start, first of all the staff are great however let's turn our attention to the rooms, the mattress is so old that I had a better sleep on the sticky floor than on the...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Andrew M, Owner at Norseman HotelResponded 26 October 2018

Dear StewartG, please accept our sincere apologies for the poor impression you have been given of The Norseman Hotel, we are delighted to have moved you to an alternative room as soon as we found out you were unhappy, hopefully you found this room to...More

Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Absouletly rubbish. The stafff were very good. The bed you could feel the springs which caused an awful nights sleep. You could here the room above walking around, the room had a terriable smell of drains. Only one plug socket. The food in the restaurant...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from amccinv, Manager at Norseman HotelResponded 15 October 2018

Hello Sean, thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We apologise that you did not find your stay with us to be as comfortable as you would of liked. We can assure you that if you had informed our staff on...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018

The room was good but there was not much noise insulation between rooms particularly those above. Food and service were both very good. The establishment was clean and tidy. It is a great as a base for visiting the Orkneys.More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Trevor E
Response from amccinv, Manager at Norseman HotelResponded 3 October 2018

Hello Trevorke, thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, your feedback is greatly appreciated. Unfortunately the building is relatively old, however we are currently undergoing some major renovations throughout the hotel and will definitely take on board your feedback regarding the...More

Reviewed 28 September 2018

We stayed at this hotel as part of a Gate 1 tour. The "pickins are slim" (only 4 hotels in Wick) as you get up into the Highlands, but this hotel was well situated for our trip to the Orkney Islands the next day. Our...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank MiniMadi
Response from amccinv, Manager at Norseman HotelResponded 1 October 2018

Hello MiniMadi, thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, your feedback is appreciated, We thank you for your constructive comments regarding your stay with us, and are glad to hear you found our staff to be helpful. We are currently undergoing...More

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26 October 2017|
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Response from amccinv | Property representative |
Hi There. Apologies for the time taken to get back to you. I’m afraid I missed your message. Your dog is more than welcome and if you let us know they’re coming when you book, we’ll arrange for a few bits and pieces to be... More
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6 September 2016|
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Response from Andrew M | Property representative |
Dear Reviewer, yes we have hair dryers in every room at The Norseman, apologies for delay in getting back to you. We also have tea/coffee making facilities with Local biscuits, freeview flatscreen TV, complimentary Wifi (in... More
30 May 2016|
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"Ask for twin beds to insure that you do not get a "double (54") bed!"
28 Sep 2018
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"Nice views covering the main part of the riverside"
6 Jun 2018
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"Rooms at the back overlooking the garden are quieter but front rooms have the best views so you take your..."
29 May 2018
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"Ask for a room at the back overlooking the gardens"
27 May 2018
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US$97 - US$136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United KingdomScotlandCaithness and SutherlandWick
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