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Forss House Hotel

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Pets Allowed
Pool
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4 Star Hotel
Forss House is a delightful 1810 country home nestling in 20 acres of woodland, below a waterfall, on the gently meandering River Forss. A 14 bedroom family owned hotel Forss House is an elegant comfortable haven that puts you instantly at ease with a welcoming staff keen to look after...
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Forss, Thurso KW14 7XY, Scotland
36.8 km to Wick Airport
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This old hotel is outside of Thurso, but based on what people told us about hotels in town, it is worth the drive. The rooms are big and gently aged. Annie is a lovely person who checked us in and gave us some advice about...More

Thank FondofTravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our overnight stop before catching the North Link Ferry from Scrabster to Orkney. This elegant hotel certainly net all our requirements for a relaxed evening before a prompt departure in the morning. Staff were extremely friendly and there is no doubt that the...More

1  Thank Ronald S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After we arrived, we were told that the hotel had recently been sold. The most startling thing was the very few number of people who were present on site. Those that were here were extremely nice. But oftentimes there were none to be found. The...More

Thank lwflawyer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was in a party of 7 doing the North Coast 500 tour on motorbikes. We met Anne, the manager, who is an incredible character and made our stay so enjoyable. The rooms are great, the location is stunning, with a waterfall in the salmon...More

1  Thank Neill S
Reviewed June 10, 2018

Spent a single night here when touring Northern Scotland, had we known how good it was we'd have rearranged our schedule for a few more days at Forss. Extremely comfortable cottage accommodation, a finely fitted main house, good bar and Whisky selection and excellent food...More

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Forss House is a delightful 1810 country home nestling in 20 acres of woodland, below a waterfall, on the gently meandering River Forss. A 14 bedroom family owned hotel Forss House is an elegant comfortable ...More haven that puts you instantly at ease with a welcoming staff keen to look after you. Less
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Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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sootyScotland
September 1, 2017|
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Response from Forss | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. I have one of the twin rooms in the annexe where we allow dogs available on the 16th September for one night only. It is already booked on the 17th. The cost of the room is £135 for two people... More
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footshooter
August 27, 2017|
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Response from Forss | Property representative |
Breakfast price included in bed and breakfast booking: Good Morning! Please help yourself to our selection of fruits, juices, yoghurts and cereals on the buffet table ~oOo~ Freshly Made Porridge Full Scottish... More
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footshooter
March 21, 2017|
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Response from Forss | Property representative |
The ferry is five miles away but a pre-arranged taxi is available.
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