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All reviewsb bcereal barsthoughtful touchesbed and breakfastset us up for the dayminute walkfirst classrooms are greathigh standardkirkwall centrevisiting kirkwallquiet locationbreakfast was deliciousgood sizetwo nightscomfortable bedsa lovely stay
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

An excellent B&B set to a high standard. We were made very welcome and the level of service would have been hard to beat. The location was good but just a little too far to walk into Kirkwall to eat in the evening. Would have...More

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Response from Avalon_House_Orkney, Owner at Avalon HouseResponded 27 June 2017

Thank you for your review of Avalon House and your kind words. Hopefully we will see you again some day. Thanks Marina

Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Finishing up three wonderful days in Orkney. The accommodations at Avalon House are amazing, more like staying at a luxury hotel. Comfortable beds, delicious breakfast, and pleasant company.if you are planning a trip to Orkney this is the place where you should rest your head.

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Response from Avalon_House_Orkney, Owner at Avalon HouseResponded 27 June 2017

Thank you for your kind review. We hope to see you again here at Avalon House one day. Thanks very much, Marina

Reviewed 3 May 2017

Marina & Mike the hosts of Avalon made us feel most welcome. The moment we entered the establishment it was like being in a friends home. Everything was in pristine condition with many thoughtful touches.The breakfasts were good & well presented. We would highly recommend...More

Thank Lyn B
Response from Avalon_House_Orkney, Owner at Avalon HouseResponded 27 June 2017

Thank you for your kind review. We hope to see you again here at Avalon House one day. Thanks, Marina

Reviewed 9 October 2016

What a great place. Large immaculate, comfortable room. The best breakfast and a very helpful and accomodating host. The house is lovely and airy. With so many choices of accommodation in Kirkwalll this B & B is highly recommended.

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Response from Avalon_House_Orkney, Owner at Avalon HouseResponded 27 June 2017

Thank you for your kind review. We hope to see you again here at Avalon House one day. Thanks

Reviewed 19 September 2016

A very accommodating and welcomg hostess, saved my bacon when ferries suspended due to high winds, by agreeing to one night's stay at short notice. The house may not be to everyone's taste as it is modern and appears to be purpose-built like a mini-hotel....More

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Response from Avalon_House_Orkney, Owner at Avalon HouseResponded 27 September 2016

Thank you for kind review, it was my pleasure and so glad you enjoyed your visit to Orkney. Best Wishes

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"There are six rooms and they're all great."
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"This place is a B&B not an hotel"
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"Our room overlooked car park and was fine."
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"From Kirkwall, it's walkable or a short taxi ride. If walking back, carry a torch as some of the roads..."
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