Just 3 miles from Thurso, mainland Scotland’s most northerly town, Valleyview House offers stylish accommodation and high-quality breakfasts. Styled by its interior designer owner, this B&B provides free parking and WiFi. Each guest room has a flat-screen TV with DVD player, fridge, seating area and tea and coffee facilities. The en suite shower room has a hairdryer and toiletries provided. Breakfast is prepared by Valleyview House’s professional chef, previously head chef at a hotel in the region. Thurso also has a variety of restaurants and cafés within a short drive. Among local attractions are The Castle and Gardens of Mey, around 20 minutes’ drive away, and the town centre museum Caithness Horizons. Ferries to the Orkney Islands depart from Scrabster, around 10 minutes’ drive from Valleyview House.