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    Kirkwall Hotel

    Harbour Street, Kirkwall KW15 1LE, Scotland
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    • Excellent24%
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    • Terrible6%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 361 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed in hotel for 4 nights room was very good and comfortable. Food throughout was of a very high standard. Staff very good, would stay here again. Enjoyed stay although due to funeral it was a sad time.

    Thank William M
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    A colleague and I stayed here for 3 nights and we enjoyed our stay. The hotel is right on the Harbour front so easy access to the ferry terminals to access other islands as we needed to. The hotel is an old building with a...More

    Thank Bexy1977
    Reviewed 5 November 2017

    This was our third time at this grand old hotel over the years. Unfortunately, time has taken it's toll. We had booked two sea view rooms. There is a small lift which is helpful. Ours, #217, was a very large corner room which gave us...More

    Thank RandiDI
    Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

    We had a harbour view room on the second floor. They had two seats and a table set up in front of the huge windows which was just perfect for relaxing in the evening looking out at the harbour while the sun went down. The...More

    Thank Jessica L
    Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

    Unfortunately I had the pleasure of staying at this 'hotel' luckily for one night only. The room did everything it said on the tin ...bed, shower, sleep!! Breakfast!!!! Upon arriving in the dining room, the staff couldn't even bother to greet us. Very cold service...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
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    • US$98 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #6 Family Hotel in Kirkwall
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 36
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Orkney Islands >
    • Mainland >
    • Kirkwall
    • Also Known As
    • Kirkwall Hotel Orkney Islands
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    Room Tips
    "Sea view & corner."
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    "Sea view rooms provide a nice view to a busy port."
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    "ask for a modern room"
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    "Right on the harbour and almost in the Main Street. Great location."
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