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Backaskaill Farmhouse B & B

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All reviewsattention to detailprofessional chefb bmade us feelevery eveningin advancefudgebed and breakfastseafoodfabulous foodlocal produceat homecouldn't do enoughremote islandcakenon residentsstayed for two nights
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

This is about the 5th time we have been here now and is still the best place to stay on and eat on Sanday. A great welcome awaits anyone visiting the island. Sanday is the best island to visit, it's a hidden gem with some...More

Thank Windy911
Response from janeyandgeoffy, Owner at Backaskaill Farmhouse B & BResponded 4 November 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review, we love to see customers returning, hope to see you back on Sanday some time soon!

Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Right from the time we booked until we left Jane & Geoff could not have made us feel more welcome. Backaskail B&B is delightful 150 plus year old home that has been pleasantly renovated in a way that feels like home. We arrived late afternoon...More

Thank browney237
Response from janeyandgeoffy, Owner at Backaskaill Farmhouse B & BResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you for your lovely review! We are so glad you enjoyed your brief stay with us, and managed to get some good weather too! Hope the rest of your tour is going well.

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

What a little gem the island of Sanday is, plus it lives up to it's name! What made our stay so perfect was Backaskaill Farm, from the lovely welcome to the wave as we departed. The farmhouse is beautiful, spacious and relaxing to stay in,...More

Thank JudithJay
Response from janeyandgeoffy, Owner at Backaskaill Farmhouse B & BResponded 6 September 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review! We are so glad you embraced our lovely island, and Backaskaill too! Glad you enjoyed all Geoff's meals as well, thanks again!

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Lovely accommodation, great hospitality and fabulous food. The B&B is right next to a beach which was great for our dog and he was made very welcome by our hosts. They made us feel very at home and Geoff cooked us a fantastic evening meal.

Thank Audrey K
Response from janeyandgeoffy, Owner at Backaskaill Farmhouse B & BResponded 13 July 2017

Thanks for your kind comments, it was great fun to look after you all, snd so glad the doggy enjoyed it too! Hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Firstly if you are reading this and are already on Sanday, then book a Lunch for tomorrow. This old farm but gorgeously decorated bijou Hotel, on Backaskail Bay will do lunches, if you pre-book. Expect a medium priced, but high quality Lunch that is prepared...More

Thank Adrius42
Response from janeyandgeoffy, Owner at Backaskaill Farmhouse B & BResponded 3 July 2017

So glad you enjoyed your lunch ( off our evening menu) with us. The seafood Medley is our signature dish, and very popular. Hope you enjoyed the rest of your day on Sanday. Many thanks!

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eddie m
20 July 2017|
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Response from janeyandgeoffy | Property representative |
Hi Eddie Please call us on 01857 600305 to discuss or give us a number to call you on, thanks!
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fotobites
23 December 2016|
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Please send e mail with your contact tel number on via our website email link and we will call you to discuss. Thanks!
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KnottyNut
27 July 2015|
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Hi Lesley, yes we have a single room, the cost is £50 per night including breakfast. If you send a mail via our website with your telephone number we can discuss further, many thanks!
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"Didn't stay here but dining facilities were spot on for comfort."
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"Go for the large en-suite, you will not be disappointed"
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"Kingsize ground floor has en-suite, twin 1st floor has private bathroom."
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"Silence in every room."
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