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    The Orkney Hotel

    40 Victoria Street, Kirkwall KW15 1DN, Scotland
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    • Excellent39%
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 24 June 2014

    Our room was comfortable. Loved the towel warmers in the bathroom! Hotel, reception area, bar and breakfast room were lovely. Delicious meals. Great location. Staff was helpful and courteous. Very nice hotel.

    1  Thank Ericka Z
    Reviewed 12 June 2014

    Used this hotel as our base for exploring Orkney. Comfortable hotel in a good central location, close to St Magnus Cathedral and shopping. Useful car Park to the rear, down a fairly steep ramp. Staff were friendly. Our room was quiet, at the end of...More

    2  Thank Bearair52
    Reviewed 9 June 2014

    Fantastic Staff! Extremely friendly and serviceminded. Perfect location for just strolling around Kirkwall or taking a walk to the nearby distillery. Very nice breakfast and a cosy, feel-at-home loungebar. // Fam Hanell, Nässjö, Sweden

    Thank HenrikHanell
    Reviewed 5 June 2014

    Really nice hotel in centre of Kirkwall with very helpful & pleasant staff. The restaurant at the rear served good food,well presented & tasty,linen table clothes & napkins which is a big plus for me. I was only going to stay two nights but was...More

    Thank Jan O
    Reviewed 28 May 2014

    Booked this hotel due to great location in town but away from loud harbor. Friendly staff, arrived late and male receptionist very helpful, offered to carry bag, point me to the whiskey bar (hey, I'm in Scotland!) Double bed was comfortable - I suspect a...More

    1  Thank ginny G
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$132 - US$157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Kirkwall
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Orkney Islands >
    • Mainland >
    • Kirkwall
    • Also Known As
    • Orkney Hotel Kirkwall ,
    • The Orkney Hotel Kirkwall, Orkney Islands
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    Doreen R
    4 July 2017|
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    Response from Mary K | Property representative |
    We have pet friendly rooms in our annex which is located across the road in a separate building at street level. We are happy to check availability just send us an email or phone us on 01856 873477.
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    Georgina L
    22 November 2016|
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    Response from Mary K | Property representative |
    Yes, we have 8x twin rooms in the main building. Any further questions, please feel free to email us on the hotel website as we do not regularly check this page.
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