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13 Palace Road

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“st magnus”(3 reviews)
“gracious hosts”(2 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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4 Star Hotel
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13 Palace Road, Kirkwall KW15 1PA, Scotland
2.5 km to Kirkwall Airport
34 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

we have not been to orkney so it was nice to go for a holiday for 4 days the bed and breakfast is nice and central for the town centre made very welcome by peter nice place to stay if you are on holiday in...More

2  Thank colinrosslintott
Response from Jemma M, Owner at 13 Palace RoadResponded 4 January 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and your first visit to Orkney.

Reviewed 25 June 2017

My husband and I spent a couple of days at this wonderful B&B. We were made very welcome by Peter and Gemma. Bedrooms were clean and a good size. Great choice of food at breakfast. The house is in a great location, just along the...More

Thank SuzyH415
Response from Jemma M, Owner at 13 Palace RoadResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for your positive review. We are glad you enjoyed Orkney and your stay with us. There really is so much to see and do here but a great excuse to come again.

Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

I can really recommend this wonderful central b&b in kirkwall, orkney. It is run by a lovely local family, who are very kind and accommodating. The breakfast is wonderful and the whole b&b is comfortable, super clean and of the highest quality. It is a...More

Thank Mimi C
Response from Jemma M, Owner at 13 Palace RoadResponded 1 June 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review. We're delighted that you're so comfortable here.

Reviewed 2 May 2017

We spent five days with Peter and Gemma, and the boys (very well-behaved!) and really enjoyed our visit. Nice clean room, excellent food, extremely convenient and gracious hosts made this a very nice stay for us! Would highly recommend this if your travel takes you...More

Thank David O
Response from Jemma M, Owner at 13 Palace RoadResponded 8 May 2017

Thank you for your kind review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope you had a safe trip home.

Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Peter and Gemma run a great B&B, and this stay was no exception. The rooms are excellently outfitted, the breakfasts are delicious, and the family delightful. This home is wonderfully located, just feet from St. Magnus Cathedral, the Earl's Palace and Bishop's Palace. This was...More

1  Thank SteveS999
Response from Jemma M, Owner at 13 Palace RoadResponded 8 May 2017

Thank you so much for the review, Steve. Apologies for the delay... time flies!

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United Kingdom > Scotland > Orkney Islands > Mainland > Kirkwall
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13 Palace Road Kirkwall, Orkney Islands
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Anne J
20 August 2017|
Response from Jemma M | Property representative |
Hi Anne, thank you for your message. unfortunately we don't have the first 3 nights you require available. If you would like to contact us by telephone, you'll find our number online. We can advise you of the nights we do... More
13 August 2017|
Response from Jemma M | Property representative |
Hi Christopher and Nancy Thank you for getting in touch. Unfortunately we will be ceasing to trade as a bed and breakfast in October of this year. We will, however have a self catering unit but this may not be what you are... More
Karen M
25 April 2017|
Response from Jemma M | Property representative |
Hi Karen, thank you for your message. You can call us on 01856 872249. This site will not allow me to input our email address, unfortunately.
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"Room1 looks down the hill to the Cathedral. Catch the bus TO the airport opposite. Timed to flights and very..."
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"Ask for one of the front rooms"
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"All rooms good, but have the smoked salmon and scrambled egg for breakfast"
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"We had a double room with a separate bathroom, no problem as robes were provided and the bathroom was good..."
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