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  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card 2 weeks prior to arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

In the event of a no show, 100% non refundable.

In the event of a downgrade in numbers, a 20% administration charge is payable on the loss.

In the event of an increase in numbers, no administration charge payable, but 10% of the increased balance will be immediately collected.

CHRISTMAS / NEW YEAR BOOKINGS. FULL PAYMENT WILL BE TAKEN AT TIME OF BOOKING. REFUNDS ONLY MADE IN CASE OF DOCTORS CERTIFICATE OTHERWISE NO REFUND GIVEN.

Additional Terms and Conditions

CHRISTMAS / NEW YEAR BOOKINGS. FULL PAYMENT WILL BE TAKEN AT TIME OF BOOKING. REFUNDS ONLY MADE IN CASE OF DOCTORS CERTIFICATE OTHERWISE NO REFUND GIVEN.

Additional Info:

All group bookings must be reconfirmed by email or telephone call to the hostel immediately after booking through hostelworld.

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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Sandra's Backpackers Hostel

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
8.0
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Awesome Cleanliness
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Property Description

Situated in a prime central location, Sandra's Hostel has recently been refurbished to make it one of the most modern and comfortable in Scotland.

The hostel is centrally located in the town within easy reach of amenities such as pubs, takeaways, restaurants, the nightclub, shops, gardens and more. It is also within short walking distance of both the sea-front and Thurso River. There are a wide variety of activities on offer as well as some stunning locations.

Run by experienced backpackers, we provide guests with their own keys and there is no curfew. Hot showers can also be availed of at no extra charge and the hostel also has disabled facilities available.

Please note that in the interest of all visitors' health and safety and with respect to our House rules, we reserve the right to allocate Guests to different, but equal, rooms for their own safety and comfort. Both our dorms are equally well-equipped. This is purely a measure to guarantee you have a pleasant time with us. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.0

  • Security 7.7

  • Location 9.4

  • Staff 8.6

  • Atmosphere 7.7

  • Cleanliness 7.7

  • Facilities 7.1


Latest Reviews

  • 9.7

    Superb

    30 Nov 2018
    I got there a bit early and there was no one at reception, so I ended up wandering around Thurso for a little bit before I could get in. The weather was nice and the town is lovely though, so that was fine!! Also they were really nice about it, and everything was great once I was there. Just try to be as precise as you can about your check-in time if you have heavy bags or anything :)
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 9.1

    Superb

    06 Nov 2018
    A great place to spent a comfortable night or two.
    Scotland, Male, 41+
  • 8.9

    Fabulous

    03 Oct 2018
    I was not a fan of the beds and it was a little loud, but up in Thurso, the competition isn't high, and the spot and staff are lovely. I only stayed the night for the boat anyways, and that was fine.
    Ireland, Female, 18-24
  • 6.9

    Good

    03 Oct 2018
    I stayed two separate nights at the hostel. The room was located upstairs, which meant we had to leave the building to go into the kitchen, which was annoying as it was raining most of the time. The room was tiny and with people's belongings there wasn't really lots of pace to move about. The room was okay, I didn't have high expectations. There were dust bunnies and hair on the floor. There are not security lockers though this is stated on Hostelworld's website. Okay for a quick stay over.
    Germany, Female, 25-30
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Facilities

Free
  • Free Breakfast
  • Linen Included
General
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Common Room
  • Security Lockers
Services
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Restaurant

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