Ulbster Arms Hotel Overview

The picturesque village of Halkirk is home to the renowned Ulbster Arms Hotel, nestled along the tranquil banks of the majestic river Thurso. With a rich history dating back over 150 years, this former residence of the Sinclair family has seamlessly transformed into a haven for shooting, fishing and holiday enthusiasts. While embracing the modern comforts expected of a contemporary hotel, the Ulbster Arms Hotel has managed to preserve its distinctive Highland allure and proudly showcases its traditional character whilst offering warm Scottish hospitality. 

Each of the deluxe bedrooms exudes its own unique charm, ensuring a truly personalised experience for every guest. The grand traditional sash windows not only flood the rooms with natural light but also offer breathtaking views of the historic village and the serene Thurso River, adorned with a canopy of lush trees. This hotel offers the perfect blend of modern luxury combined with timeless Scottish charm.


Restaurant – Bar – Free parking – Free Wi-Fi – Daily house keeping – Exceptional breakfast included

Board Basis

Bed and Breakfast

The Ulbster Arms Hotel is ideally located for salmon fishing trips on the River Thurso and Trout fishing vacation on Highland Lochs.