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    Natural Retreats John O'Groats

    John o'Groats, John O'Groats KW1 4YR, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent74%
    • Very good19%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “self catering” (32 reviews)
    “apple tv” (26 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
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    1 - 5 of 449 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    This is the most stunning place where we had a family weekend - 14 of us in total - across 2 lodges and the hotel. The Lodges are well equipped, comfy beds, clean but the main thing is the views out to the sea -...More

    Thank Susan B
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    The only regret about staying here is that we did not stay longer. Such a beautiful place with a lot of great people. We really enjoyed the tranquility and peacefulness. Sunset was absolutely stunning.

    Thank GLOBAL69
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Excellent company to book through and apartment was very clean throughout. Lovely views and walk to Duncansby Point. Close to all amenities. Would definitely return. Welcome basket was included. 2 minute walk to passenger ferry to Orkney.

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed at Natural Retreats in John O Groats in the middle of our one week NC 500 tour and loved it. We had one of the lodges (18) that had a really good sea view (not all do) and found it to be just...More

    Thank Chrislea1
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had a great time at John O'Groats and the lodge was perfect for a young family with a dog who wanted access to local sights and beaches by day and a comfortable place to relax and eat together by night. Great views out over...More

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    Seaview Hotel
    280 reviews
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    Castle Arms Hotel
    253 reviews
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    Ackergill Tower
    369 reviews
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    Hamnavoe B&B
    53 reviews
    #2 of 6 B&amp;Bs / Inns in John O&#39;Groats
     
    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$118 - US$338 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 23
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    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Scottish Highlands >
    • Caithness and Sutherland >
    • John O'Groats
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    Helen A
    10 July 2017|
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    Response from Dutchy001 | Reviewed this property |
    There is a coffee machine in the lodge , just like Kirsten has described. Unfortunately there were no instructions on how to use the machine and after trying and using both coffee bags provided and failing miserably we gave... More
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    Ingrid96
    31 March 2016|
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    Response from Richard W | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, there are a few restaurants and pubs around which are definitely worth a visit. However you will need a car to reach. Never visited Orkney but l believe it is beautiful and worth going over. You will enjoy your stay at... More
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    LittleMissKR
    6 October 2014|
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    Response from Jonathan L | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, It depends on the level of room that you have. Taking milk, tea and coffee is a must, even if you have the complimentary arrival hamper, as there's not enough provided for more than one day. Everything else for a short... More
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    "All rooms were very clean."
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    "Its worth the small extra amount to get a sea view."
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    "In the first row"
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