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Northern Sands Hotel

Beautifully refurbished hotel in the idyllic village of Dunnet, situated 4 miles from the mainland’s most northerly point Dunnet Head. Blessed with an enchanted forest, nostalgic Dwarwick pier and a sweeping white sandy beach stretching for over 2 miles. The bay offers great opportunities to sunbathe, paddle, swim, surf and indulge in other beach sports. Dunnet offers an extensive range of outdoor pursuits for active families, such as surfing, wind surfing, horse riding, kite bugging and sand castle making for the less active why not sit back and relax in Logan’s Bar or our Pentland’s Lounge and watch a variety of sport on our Sky TV.

We are on the brand new NC500, which the media have called Scotland’s own Route 66. Situated next door to the mainland’s most northerly Gin Distillery, Dunnet Bay Distillers which is a family business producing the award winning Rock Rose Gin & Holy Grass Vodka.

A variety of menus are available throughout the day, all year round, using an extensive list of local produce. Well-appointed rooms with extra-long plush beds for a peaceful night’s sleep, free wifi & parking are available.

All rooms are equipped with HD Smart TV’s, En-suite facilities with either Bath or Shower, tea and coffee-making facilities, Desk, Telephone, Internet Data Points, Wardrobe, Hairdryer, Scottish Fine Soap toiletries, Towels, Linen, Extra Long plush beds, Heating, Carpeted, All Rooms have views over the idyllic village of Dunnet.

Available for various types Events & Functions




Postal Address
Northern Sands Hotel
KW14 8XD

Keith Dreaves

Tel: 01847851300

Assistant Manager
Eilidh Grant

Tel: 01847851270

Company Secretary
Theresa MacGregor

Tel: 01847851200

Opening Hours

Sunday :
11:00am - Midnight
Monday :
11:00am - Midnight
Tuesday :
11:00am - Midnight
Wednesday :
11:00am - Midnight
Thursday :
11:00am - Midnight
Friday :
11:00am - 1:00am
Saturday :
11:00am - 1:00am

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