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The Sands Hotel

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Sands Hotel Pier Road, Burray Village KW17 2SS Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
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All reviews scallops fish staff were friendly scapa flow herring evening meal orkney islands first class steak lovely place black pudding service was excellent excellent hotel lovely food dining room small hotel every night
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great food best staff and service!!location absolutely stunning arra location spectacular! Cant believe such beauty exists right under our noses!quiet clean amazing food!an amazing place to visit do much to do well worth a trip

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Robert R
Reviewed October 17, 2018

You will find comfort and everything you need - very comfortable rooms with wonderful views! The dinners were amazing - with an excellent choice of either Al A Carte or Bar menu - both of which were excellent. The scallops were the highlight!

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Peter N
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Tucked away in a quiet corner of Scapa Flow is The Sands Hotel. It sits about 2 miles across the bay from St Margaret's Hope - which is where The Pentalina Ferry berths. The hotel has lovely fixtures and fittings - and they are all...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank DEREK H
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Worth the 15 minutes drive to Kirkwall Lovely room with sea view ... very quite ,,, not a lot going on in the hotel ...food good ...breakfast excellent ....decent bar would have liked somewhere to sit in the evening and watch the view but would...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Elizabethlatzoumaz
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a great meal here with my wife (even had a great range of vegetarian meals for her). My fish was very fresh and not too expensive either. Great service and a great night in a hidden gem of a place.

Date of stay: September 2018
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Breakfast included
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Golf Course
Details
Price range
US$96 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$96 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Traveller (28)
Room & Suite (5)
Pool & Beach (1)
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hgrimmer2016
July 4, 2018|
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Response from Flumpy72 | Reviewed this property |
I would call the hotel in the first instance and discuss this with them. They are very accommodating and very approachable. I would feel confidant if they said they could do something that they would deliver.
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neilcmr
April 21, 2017|
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Response from 754waynej | Reviewed this property |
They seem to be consistently good. I'll. be back
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Room Tips
"stay some place else"
L1505SLandrewa
Mar. 7, 2018
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"Nice to get some space in the family suite"
jayneeeb
Nov. 6, 2017
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"all rooms are good with sea views"
grommy2
Oct. 17, 2017
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"All rooms face the water"
Nicksam
Oct. 7, 2017
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