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    The Orkney Hotel

    40 Victoria Street, Kirkwall KW15 1DN, Scotland
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    • Excellent39%
    • Very good33%
    • Average16%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible4%
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    “lounge bar” (16 reviews)
    “sky sports” (3 reviews)
    “dining room” (18 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    Pets Allowed
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    121 - 125 of 274 reviews

    Reviewed 23 July 2014 via mobile

    Stayed only one night in a single room. The room was in the main hotel & it was small but comfortable. The staff were lovely. The breakfast was superb. The lounge bar was nice and the barman was a good laugh. All in all a...More

    2  Thank dingabel
    Reviewed 17 July 2014

    We have not stayed here, but we dined here for 2 evenings while on holiday. The menu was just right and everything was presented and cooked beautifully. The staff were lovely. I am happy to recommend this delightful restaurant to non-residents.

    1  Thank PeteNorfolk
    Reviewed 15 July 2014

    We recently stayed at Orkney Hotel for 4 nights and thought Evening Dinners looked good and tasted very good - some of the waitresses needed abit of training to really finish it off to excellent standard. Hotel lovely in parts is perhaps aliilte off perfect...More

    Thank Val R
    Reviewed 14 July 2014

    The location and friendly staff make up for the faded former glory of this hotel. There is no lift so be prepared to haul your cases up stairs and through a series of corridors to reach our room. The room size was good, as was...More

    Thank AussiejOy_9
    Reviewed 13 July 2014

    Initially I was in a room which was very small, carpet was threadbare and in need of a good scrub. As I wasn't paying for it I just thought I'd grin and bear it however in the morning I discovered the shower did not work....More

    1  Thank scotislander123
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
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    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
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    • US$116 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Kirkwall
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Orkney Islands >
    • Mainland >
    • Kirkwall
    • Also Known As
    • Orkney Hotel Kirkwall ,
    • The Orkney Hotel Kirkwall, Orkney Islands
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    Doreen R
    4 July 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
    22 November 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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    "See what else is on offer since its not great value for what it is.."
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    "as for a room in the main building"
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    "Avoid the annexe at all costs"
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    "Just ask, they're very helpful"
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