Muthu Royal Thurso Hotel

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
Traill Street, Thurso, KW14 8EH, United Kingdom
3.1 out of 5 rating 422 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.1
Property Details

Property Location

A stay at Muthu Royal Thurso Hotel places you in the heart of Thurso, just a 3-minute walk from Caithness Horizons and within a 5-minute drive of Scrabster Ferry Terminal. This hotel is 13.7 mi (22 km) from Castle of Mey and 5.7 mi (9.2 km) from Dunnet Bay Beach.


Make yourself at home in one of the 103 guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and electric kettles, and housekeeping is provided daily.


This hotel features designated smoking areas, scooter/moped rentals nearby, and snowshoeing nearby.


Enjoy a satisfying meal at Orkney Restaurant serving guests of Muthu Royal Thurso Hotel. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. Full breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Caithness Horizons - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Scrabster Ferry Terminal - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Dunnet Bay Beach - 9.2 km / 5.7 mi
Dunnet Bay Distillery - 13.5 km / 8.4 mi
Castle of Mey - 22 km / 13.7 mi
Dunnet Head Lighthouse - 25.1 km / 15.6 mi
Grey Cairn Camsters - 32.3 km / 20 mi
Strathy Bay - 33.1 km / 20.5 mi
Pulteney Distillery - 33.7 km / 20.9 mi
Duncansby Head - 34.1 km / 21.2 mi
St. John's Head - 38.8 km / 24.1 mi
Dunbeath Heritage Centre - 44.3 km / 27.5 mi
Strathnaver Museum - 44.7 km / 27.7 mi
Farr Beach - 47.6 km / 29.6 mi
Torrisdale Beach - 48.8 km / 30.3 mi

The nearest airports are:
Inverness (INV) - 184.9 km / 114.9 mi
Wick (WIC) - 34.5 km / 21.5 mi

The preferred airport for Muthu Royal Thurso Hotel is Inverness (INV).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed Parties and events are allowed on site Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 11:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Service fee: GBP 2 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

The mandatory service fee is a nonrefundable credit card verification fee charged at time of booking. The credit card verification fee is not charged on nonrefundable bookings.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 10 per person (approximately)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • -Elevator
  • -Wheelchair accessible – no