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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a warm beautifully appointed house with a cozy guest room, delicious abundant breakfast, and a great convenient location. The best part is Carolyn, the owner, who is extremely nice and welcoming. She went out of her way to allow us to drop luggage...More

Thank dm322016
Reviewed October 6, 2017

We enjoyed this island more than any other place in England/Scotland/Ireland. The combination of Neolithic and Iron Age sites, plus a lovely place to stay made our too short trip wonderful. While hard to find because our phones didn't work in the UK, we enjoyed...More

Thank Starlightllama
Reviewed September 11, 2017

My wife and I stayed at the Benmora for five nights in early September. Even though we had just arrived on the late night ferry, we received a warm welcome from Carolyn. We stayed in room 2 which is large and cosy. There are lots...More

Thank rabnala
Reviewed August 14, 2017

It has been many years since my husband and I have stayed in a B&B. If they were all this good then there would be no more hotels in our future. Carolyn was an amazing friendly host whose experience as a restaurant cook explains the...More

Thank alwayshappy2travel3
Reviewed August 2, 2017

Harbour view. 5 minute walk to pubs, restaurants & Kirkwall centre. Located within 30 minutes of most Main Island attractions, Skara Brae, Ring of Brodgar etc... Excellent breakfast. Clean spacious room. Fast wi-fi. The delight that is Carolyn the owner. Why stay anywhere is in...More

Thank Kevin D
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Response from Martin S | Reviewed this property |
Yes,it is.Just a five minutes walk.Benmora is overlooking Kirkwall harbour.
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"Ask for a view of the water."
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"All three rooms have access to splendid common spaces; we stayed in room 2, which was enormous."
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"Room 3 has the beautiful harbor view, with St. Magnus Cathedral in the distance."
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"All rooms are modern and fresh"
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