Welcome to the Ulbster Arms Hotel, situated in the village of Halkirk, on the banks of the river Thurso and sturdily built of Caithness stone, this one time Sinclair family home has been a comfortable retreat for shooting, fishing, corporate and holiday guests for over 150 years.
Having undergone an extensive refurbishment program to upgrade the dining room and thirteen bedrooms as well as the lounge and the new library, the hotel is very much in keeping with what is expected in a modern busy hotel, yet it still retains its unique Highland charm and unashamedly traditional character.
Our team of friendly local staff always endeavor to make a visit to the Ulbster Arms Hotel memorable, and our luxuriously finished yet practical and comfortable bedrooms, informal and relaxing lounges will ensure your stay at the Ulbster Arms Hotel is unforgettable.
Our hotel offers all of the usual modern day facilities, bedrooms with direct dial telephones and free wi-fi connectivity, as well as spacious working areas for those who just cannot get away from it all.
‘Our hotel has access to 26 miles of premium salmon fishing which is fished by a maximum of 24 rods at any one time with some beats over 3 miles long, this ensures a peaceful and beautiful salmon fishing experience. we are able to provide expert knowledge from Ghillies who can help with first time aspiring fly fishers or just be on hand to offer local advice.
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