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The Orkney Hotel

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Experience a 17th Century hotel where fresh local produce meets friendly Orcadian hospitality.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Room Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Historic Hotel
Mid-range
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
92Great for walkers
Grade: 92 out of 100
37Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
19Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews lounge bar four poster bed dining room st magnus cathedral great bar central location comfortable bed bit dated business trip traditional hotel friendly hotel large room local produce stayed here for nights high standard meal orkney
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the Orkney Hotel while in Kirkwall on business. Quite a busy place for the time of year but catered for my every need. Warm room,hot shower, good local food. I actually ate here every night over 4 nights which is unusual for me....More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Great value for money, lovely bar and good atmosphere, the rooms were fine, nothing stunning but definitely value for the money. Based on cost versus return I have to give full marks. There will no doubt be people who will say oh it didn’t have...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Our room (212) was newly renovated. It was lovely and modern. Only a few minor issues. Shower wasnt very powerful, and tv is on the wrong wall and also right above the heater, but otherwise a perfect stay .

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank rollglas
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

We have eaten here before a couple of times. The first time was fine but since the new ownership, I believe, we were there in June in the restaurant and the food was not too great and service pretty bad. We decided last night to...More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank Carolcuk
Reviewed September 20, 2018

We just wanted to thank all the staff at the hotel for a wonderful stay. They could not have been more helpful in helping my husband trace his local family roots. The food was excellent and my I particularly appreciated the enormous selection of gins...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank vcarter58
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Doreen R
July 4, 2017|
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Response from Mary K | Property representative |
We have pet friendly rooms in our annex which is located across the road in a separate building at street level. We are happy to check availability just send us an email or phone us on 01856 873477.
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Georgina L
November 22, 2016|
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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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Room Tips
"Deluxe room is not worth the money."
adrianpT7638YM
Sep. 17, 2018
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"Don't stay here"
lynnecM4649TD
Aug. 29, 2018
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"No screens on the windows, but we didn't need them."
maurera2016
Aug. 5, 2018
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"The "deluxe" rooms aren't worth the extra cost. Avoid overlooking the car park out back..."
WolaWola
Jul. 30, 2018
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ALSO KNOWN AS
orkney hotel kirkwall
LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandOrkney IslandsMainlandKirkwall
NUMBER OF ROOMS
30
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