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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've stayed here a few times, staff are great, food knock out and rooms are clean, comfortable and well priced.. It your fishing, hill walking or working in the area give Donna a call, oh food potions are huge!

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33 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

While up north it's now part of the visit to visit the restaurant. Once again not disappointed. The food is wonderful and plenty of it. The prices are very good leaving me always wondering how do they do it. Food is plentiful. Everything is cooked to perfection. You have to wait a bit as its freshly done and if you... More 

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Thank Alan357
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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

To be honest, the rooms are average and the food is OK. But price is very reasonable. However, I fell ill here when walking Lands End to John o Groats and could not have asked for a more kindly and caring landlady. She was brilliant, even offering a (free) extra night till I felt better. In addition, the Brown Trout... More 

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

The brown trout was out on a limb, but does very good food and has a reasonable priced bar, we chatted to a lot of locals and other tourists, the room was of adequate size. With all amenities, it was also en suite,

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Thank 735helen
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19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2016

My friend and I were on a motorcycle tour of Scotland and were arranging accommodation as we went. We began to panic because we couldn't find anywhere in Caithness (apparently there's a huge demand for rooms for contractors in the region) but the Brown Trout had a cancellation and called us back saying they could fit us in. The staff... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Noticed this hotel driving back from Thurso to Wick and thought about dinner there. Great choice and so glad we stopped here. Staff were so welcoming and friendly and food was amazing! Not too prices either. Be warned!!....huge portions!! Especially the chocolate fudge cake which was to die for. Definitely worth the trip.

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Thank fionamarshall25
Forres, United Kingdom
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30 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 26 February 2016

A little way out of Wick, but easy to find as it is on a cross roads. Plenty of parking, but the car park does have huge holes in it. The light over the car park has no bulb, so I did end up walking thru a deep hole while getting something from my car in the dark. Very reasonably... More 

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Thank Maria W
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

Great place. Staff excellent. Food beautiful and plenty off it and great selection and local food on offer. Prices excellent against the quantity you receive and I mean massive portions. This is the place to go if in Wick or Thurso area. Visited many times over the years and never left disappointed. Look forward to my next visit.

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Thank Alan357
Fareham
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2015

We stayed in this Hotel a few years ago it was excellent so decided to drop in and try the restaurant, the staff are every bit as friendly as when we last visited and the food was superb. We will definitely return.

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Glasgow, Scotland
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49 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2015

A group of us stayed overnight in the Brown Trout on our way to catch the ferry from Gills Bay to Orkney. It was a speculative booking and we didn't really know what to expect but we all agreed it was a success and we would definitely stay there again. The staff were all very friendly and eager to help... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This is a family run hotel offering comfortable clean accommodation, home cooked food and a friendly atmosphere, only 7 miles from Wick and 14 miles from Thurso. It is an ideal base for all your needs while in Caithness. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Brown Trout Hotel

Address: Brown Trout Hotel Station Road, Watten KW1 5YN, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Caithness and Sutherland > Watten
Price Range: £59 - £91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“Our room was Street facing, we didn't hear anything.”
 of 5 bubbles 735helen, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Shut windows before lights on or you will have Midges.Rear rooms better due to traffic noise am/pm.Not intrusive if you are city folks.”
 of 5 bubbles BobbyLaird, 7 Jul 2015 | Read review
“All rooms 1st class”
 of 5 bubbles 623georgem, 28 Feb 2014 | Read review
“Take the Dinner and B&B offer well worth the money!”
 of 5 bubbles 737garym, 19 Jan 2014 | Read review
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