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    The Orkney Hotel

    40 Victoria Street, Kirkwall KW15 1DN, Scotland
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          Overview
          • Excellent38%
          • Very good33%
          • Average17%
          • Poor7%
          • Terrible5%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          Family Rooms
          Bar/Lounge
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
          Meeting Rooms
          Laundry Service
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          The Ayre Hotel
          351 reviews
          #1 of 9 hotels in Kirkwall
           
          Kirkwall Hotel
          350 reviews
          #8 of 9 hotels in Kirkwall
           
          St. Ola Hotel
          117 reviews
          #4 of 9 hotels in Kirkwall
           
          West End Hotel
          246 reviews
          #6 of 9 hotels in Kirkwall
           
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          1 - 5 of 253 reviews

          Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

          We stayed for 3 nights in a twin room (214). Nice room though a bit dated but I think rooms are gradually being refurbished. The room was also up two flights of stairs and along a couple of narrow corridors. That said, the room was...More

          Thank JoynerSE
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Kirkwall has many cafes but few restaurants, so we were pleased to find the bar at the Orkney Hotel. The welcome was friendly, and although we were warned that there may be a delay due to their being busy in the hotel upstairs, the meals...More

          Thank Nik T
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          I stayed here recently with a group of 10. There are not many choices of good places to stay in Kirkwall and this appears to one of the better ones. Check and and check out were slow. The hotel is quite dated and appears that...More

          Thank Seafoodtraveler
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          The building dates back from 1670 and it has kept a lot of its charm. It is well located near St Magnus cathedral. The hotel has its own car park. The bar and its collection is a must. We had a very large room, nice...More

          Thank Fernand W
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          We stayed here for four nights. It's allot smarter than the photos depict. The staff are wonderful - friendly and helpful. The hotel is immaculate, comfortable beds, good shower and the food is very good. We were over the moon with it and would highly...More

          Thank Angela N
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          West End Hotel
          246 reviews
          #6 of 9 hotels in Kirkwall
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Laundry Service
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Hotel Style
          • #3 Romantic Hotel in Kirkwall
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 30
          • Location
          • United Kingdom >
          • Scotland >
          • Orkney Islands >
          • Mainland >
          • Kirkwall
          • Also Known As
          • Orkney Hotel Kirkwall ,
          • The Orkney Hotel Kirkwall, Orkney Islands
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          Traveller (29)
          Room & Suite (10)
          Dining (2)
          Hotel & Grounds (21)
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          Nearby Attractions
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Georgina L
          Does this hotel have 8 twin rooms?
          22 November 2016|
          Answer Show all 2 answers
          Response from Mary K | Property representative |
          Yes, we have 8x twin rooms in the main building. Any further questions, please feel free to email us on the hotel website as we do not regularly check this page.
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          "Just ask, they're very helpful"
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          "window tables in dining room"
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          "Second floor excellent large room"
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          "Ask for room facing the garden"
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