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    Muthu Royal Thurso Hotel

    Traill Street, Thurso KW14 8EH, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent14%
    • Very good17%
    • Average20%
    • Poor27%
    • Terrible22%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 34 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Spent four nights in the hotel last week whilst working in the area. The welcome could have been warmer but it was efficient enough. Unlike other reviewers I was only a short walk from reception on the ground floor. I was in room 2 which...More

    Thank royzee28
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I was staying in this hotel on business the room was freezing, the food was microwaved and as though as old boots, no draught beers only Guinness. I stay in a front room over a bar which had karaoke until 1.00 am.More

    Thank papajonesb
    Response from Hamish M, General Manager at Muthu Royal Thurso HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for commenting on Trip Advisor. I am sorry your room was not warm, had you informed us we would have happily put in an additional heater. I can assure you our food is not microwaved and i am sorry it did not meet...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Unfortunately, I am sure this is the only hotel that has enough room for 42 AAA guests. However, it is insulting to pick up my room key and see that my "single" room was 50 pounds. Boy do I feel stupid. If I add one...More

    Thank vjv2007
    Response from Hamish M, General Manager at Muthu Royal Thurso HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thankm you for writing on trip advisor. I believe you stayed in May and wish you had advised me of your concerns then rather than 6 months later. Obviously so much time has passed i have no recollection of breakfast food running out but HAD...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Our room was a long ways away from the heart of things. A trail of bread crumbs would have been helpful for the first unescorted return trip to the lobby. The room was comfortable but temperature control can be tricky. The breakfasts included a wide...More

    Thank Larry B
    Response from Hamish M, General Manager at Muthu Royal Thurso HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your comments. I am glad you enjoyed your stay and can assure you that maintenance have sorted the temperature control in your bedroom. I look forward to welcoming you back in the near future

    Reviewed 9 November 2017

    On arrival we were shown to a room which was freezing cold, with a terrible draft coming from one of the windows. When this was reported to the reception a member of staff tried to close it but it was painted open! It was suggested...More

    Thank Roeli H
    Response from Hamish M, General Manager at Muthu Royal Thurso HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for commenting on Trip Advisor. I apologise for the way your complaint was handled. I can assure you all problems with the windows are being addressed during our refurbishment this winter. I have re-iterated to my staff about emptying the external ashtrays and...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$60 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 102
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Scottish Highlands >
    • Caithness and Sutherland >
    • Thurso
    • Also Known As
    • Royal Hotel, Caithness Hotel Thurso ,
    • Royal Hotel Thurso ,
    • Muthu Royal Thurso Hotel Scotland
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    Lynn E
    10 May 2017|
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    Response from Hamish M | Property representative |
    Between 7.00am and 9.30am Mon - Fri and between 7.00am and 10.00am Sat and Sun. We can also arrange continental breakfast or a packed lunch as an alternative if these times do not suit
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    kaleete
    24 April 2017|
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    Response from Hamish M | Property representative |
    A double room has one double bed. A twin room has two single beds.
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    Stephnie R
    16 March 2017|
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    Response from MissouriBlondie_1 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, it had hair dryers.
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    "Book a room at the rear of the building."
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    "Bargain Hotel"
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    "Perhaps the rooms facing the back would be quieter"
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    "Rooms to the rear would be away from the traffic."
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