The following businesses are generously supporting Orca Watch 2020, joining our Sponsorship Scheme by making a donation. Additionally, some businesses are also offering discounts to orca watchers.
Together Travel (formerly Natural Retreats, and our base for 2020) are offering Orca Watchers a 10% discount on their accommodation, if staying for at least three consecutive nights during Orca Watch 2020.
To take advantage of this offer, please phone 01625 416 430 and quote Orca 2020. (This offer is not available if you try to book online.)
Creag Na Mara is in East Mey, between Dunnet Bay and Gills Bay Ferry (both land watch sites), just a short drive from John O’Groats. Remember, you’re likely to get the best price by contacting them direct, by email – firstname.lastname@example.org – or phone 01847 851 850.
Hamnavoe is very close to John O’ Groats. To book, contact the owner, Gordon, direct by email on email@example.com or by phone on 01955 611776.
Hawthorns B&B, Mey, is between Dunnet Bay and Gills Bay Ferry (both land watch sites), just a short drive from John O’Groats. They are offering Orca Watchers a 10% discount on the price shown on the website, for stays of 2 nights or more during Orca Watch 2020. To take advantage of this offer you must book direct with them via email – firstname.lastname@example.org – or by phoning 01847 851444. (This offer is not available if you try to book online.)
Close to Dunnet Head, Highland Haven is an ideal venue for a group…the price is £300 for a group of 10, which includes continental breakfast. A vegetarian evening meal can also be provided, but there are cooking facilities and a well-stocked kitchen for anyone who wants to cook. The owner would ideally prefer to let it out to a group, but is offering reasonably priced accommodation for anyone who needs it.
Remember to book direct by emailing the owner at email@example.com or calling 01955 611499.
To book at Lau-ren House, Barrock, near Thurso, call 01847 851717, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Lau-ren House B&B is around a 15-minute drive from John O’Groats, passing Gill’s Bay on the way, and not far from Dunnet Head and Dunnet Bay (all land watch sites).
A 12 bedroom hotel just next to Dunnet Bay, the closest hotel to Dunnet Head (both land watch sites).
Remember, you’re likely to get the best price by booking direct, either online or by phoning 01847851300.
Pentland Lodge House, Thurso, is offering Orca Watchers a discount of 5% based on two people sharing a room, and staying for three nights or more. Thurso is a 3o minute drive along the coast from John O’ Groats, passing many land watch sites.
Remember to book direct via the website or by calling 01847 895103
To book The Marine, Thurso, contact the owner, Karen, direct on email@example.com or phone 01847 890676. Thurso is a 3o minute drive along the coast to John O’ Groats, passing many land watch sites on the way.
To book The Park Hotel, Thurso, contact the hotel direct on 01847 893 251 or by email on firstname.lastname@example.org
Seaview Hotel is very close to John O’ Groats. Remember, to get the best rate, book direct via their website or call 01955611220.
Windhaven Cafe, B&B and camping is offering Orca Watchers a 10% discount, if staying for more than one night, when booking direct through their website. (This offer is only available by booking direct with Windhaven.) Windhaven overlooks Brough Bay, a land watch site, and is around a 20 minute drive from John O’ Groats, passing other land watch sites along the way.