Mackays Hotel

Mackays Hotel

Luxury Hotel Accommodation in the centre of Wick, Caithness

Archive for November, 2017

The history of Tartan

When you think of Scotland then chances are that you are going to think of tartan. This chequered fabric is seen up and down the country and is used in a variety of traditional clothes and also to promote local products. But where did it come from and … Read more…

Interesting facts about Scottish Kings and Queens

Royal history is fascinating, there is no doubt about that. With lots of drama and sabotage throughout the history of the monarchy, it is no surprise that there are a whole bunch of TV shows and stories out there that take their inspiration from the Royals. What about … Read more…

It’s the Final Countdown: Christmas Edition

  There is just over a month until Christmas meaning that for many of you the frantic countdown of completing tasks begins! With presents, cards, strategic organization of family and closest friends still to come, it can seem impossible to achieve a picture-perfect Christmas. Fear not! At Mackays, … Read more…

Funny Scots, some of the best Scottish Comedians

Now, one thing that we know here in Scotland is that we are pretty great at creating comedians. After all, we are a funny old bunch! This means that it comes as no surprise to learn that there is a whole raft of awesome comedians who are Scottish … Read more…

Dinner Dance

 They say the fondest memories are made around the dinner table. Why not make your Christmas unforgettable this year at the Mackays’ Christmas Dinner Dance? That’s right folks throw on your best frock and dancing shoes! On the 16th December Mackays warmly invites you to celebrate the festive … Read more…

Taking care of our local bees

Here at Mackays, we like to keep an eye out on things that are happening in the local area. This might be in the community, in business or perhaps in our precious landscape too. We were rather interested to see recently that Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks have … Read more…

It’s Beginning To Look a Lot Like Christmas

Whether it’s Bing Crosby or Michael Bublé sing it loud and sing it proud! With the Christmas season fast approaching let your eyes wander and mouths water with thoughts of the many celebrations soon to come. But hold on now: It’s not all about Bucks Fizz and strategically … Read more…

All about Sutherland

Located on the most Northern Highlands of Scotland, those who visit Sutherland come for the peace, the beauty and of course the amazing scenery. There are around 13,000 people living in the 2,300 square miles, this means that not only is Sutherland remote but it is also sparsely … Read more…

Did somebody say ‘Cheers’?

Whether through personal experience or a friend’s recommendation, you will have heard about the award-winning No.1 Bistro and quality of service at Mackays Hotel. However, while enjoying your complementary tipple or socialising over a wee dram, it is rather easy to overlook the time and care that was … Read more…

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