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Kirkwall Hotel

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The Kirkwall Hotel with stunning views to the north is one of Orkney's finest Victorian Buildings, perfectly situated within the historic town of Kirkwall, on the picturesque harbour front, close to the marina and the main shopping area, ideal for business or leisure.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Accessible rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Bay View
Historic Hotel


Full view
91Great for walkers
Grade: 91 out of 100
23Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
15Attractionswithin 0.5 km
100Room tips
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Fab hotel, great price, incredible staff. Jan on the reception rocks. New Zealand woman studying here and well travelled. Very interesting woman who took time to ask questions. Food was good also. Hotel in areas was a little dated however nobody can expect 5 stars at this price
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Reception performed well, friendly people. Made arrangements for additional nights in spite of the fact no rooms were available at their own hotel. Location is perfect, rooms are old fashioned, Good to stay. Very classic a bit modernized alevator. Minor problems about cooled
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I have stayed 4 times a year for the last 13 yrs. Last yr the hotel changed hands, & sad to say the new people care more 4 profit the patrons. We stayed there very recent & were kept up all night with washing machines working into the early hours. Why staff would put guests in
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I stayed at this hotel for three days while on a business trip. It was out of season and snowing outside when I arrived, the staff were very friendly and helpful. The room was warm and comfortable. The furniture looked a bit dated, but I think that only added to the character
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Me and my friends booked the hotel at 8:00PM for my best friends 18th birthday meal. We waited 45 minutes for our starters, and a further 30 minutes for the mains. (so for those who didn’t have a starter 1hr 15 min wait) The restaurant was quiet so there was no excuse for the
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Front facing room.
View from room 115
Sunset from Kirkwall Hotel
View from staircase
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"Front rooms have a harbour view"
"Ask for room with clear view to the harbour"
"Try for a room well above the 2nd floor."
"If you have a room at the front of the hotel it can be noisey at time because of the passing traffic,."
"Don't take a back room they are even worse than the front ones"
US$107 - US$215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomScotlandOrkney IslandsMainlandKirkwall
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