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Glen Orchy Guest House

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  • Excellent22%
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  • Average22%
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  • Terrible10%
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“guest house”(13 reviews)
“fresh fruit”(4 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Great location, but the building is dated. The room we stayed in was so hot. There was a problem with the heating that took days to fix. The 'bed' was a foam mattress sitting on two separate boxes with attached legs. There wasn't any sheets....More

Thank hotpinkpanther27
Reviewed 11 September 2017

My wife and I decided to visit Shetland for the first time recently. Accommodation was at a premium, however we were able to get 4 days at the Glen Orchy Guest House, booked via Hotels.com. My first comment is that this is currently not a...More

Thank Andymac_8
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Glen Orchy House is a nice and charming guest house. My room was a bit worn out - specially the bath room. Still, Glen Orchy House has a lot of qualities. It was quiet, the staff was very friendly and my breakfast was very good.

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Reviewed 23 August 2017

This is difficult to review. Some people we talked to in the reception didn't know much and one of them gave us a price quote that was far too high. If we were lucky enough to meet the right people in the reception, things were...More

Thank StefanHaeger
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This is a former convent, extensively converted to a large, multi-room guest house. If you are looking or a homey intimate B&B this is not for you. If you just want clean rooms and efficient service this would be fine. Uncomfortable pillows. Good breakfast but...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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US$106 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$106 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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omenman
13 October 2017|
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Response from Glen O | Property representative |
Hi, We have availability on Monday 29th January 2018 and Wednesday 31st January 2018... but unfortunately Up-Helly-Aa night is fully booked. Kind regards Glen Orchy House
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"Some rooms have a partial sea view."
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"Select one of the other local hotels!!!"
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"If you are t concerned about spending a lot of time in your room, I would say the least expensive..."
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"This hotel is at the top of a hill and has no lift to upper floors so not great for disabled users or people..."
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