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West End Hotel

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Reviewed April 22, 2014

I stayed for five nights at the beginning of April and the hotel very comfortable. My room was cosy and warm with all the facilities I needed including wi-fi. The food was good and plentiful and the service friendly and professional. As a solo traveller...More

3  Thank e10ise
Reviewed March 23, 2014

I spent one night in this hotel with my husband prior to a job interview. The hosts were very friendly and welcoming especially Mr Balfour! The central location in Kirkwall is great for going into the town. The room was to a high standard and...More

1  Thank ChloeEClapham
Reviewed March 3, 2014

I spent 6 days in the hotel as I adjudicated the excellent drama festival. As the hotel had been booked for me I did not know what to expect but from the initial warm welcome through the rest of my stay I felt totally relaxed...More

1  Thank Walker E
Response from Gifford L, Public Relations Manager at West End HotelResponded March 18, 2016

We are all very glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to welcoming you back thank you very much Kirsten

Reviewed November 7, 2013

Stayed here for a evening during a business trip, the place was getting decorated so thiings were in a bit of an upheaval, will see what the colours are like on my next visit. Booking-in was pleasant with no issues, had an excellent pint in...More

3  Thank Ubique341
Reviewed November 4, 2013

My sister and I stayed here for three nights and had an excellent time. We felt so welcomed and everything about this hotel was so cozy. The highlights were the in-house bar and the breakfast. The bar served all of the Orkney brews, had a...More

2  Thank Scarls17
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
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US$109 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$109 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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I don't think so however the airport is only a very short (10 minute) taxi ride away.
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"We were only there for a meal so cannot recommend a room choice. It is on a fairly quiet street but very..."
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"WIFI can be difficult but it is a very old building, if you need it in your room ask before you check in."
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"There was wifi in common room& bar. Our room was way back and had no wifi."
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"There are rooms at the back and in the "attic", which might not suit everyone, as there's no..."
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