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    Karrawa Guest House

    Inganess Road, Kirkwall KW15 1SP, Scotland
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 226 reviews

    Reviewed 18 October 2017

    We travelled recently to Orkney and luckly selected the Karrawa Guest House, which was very conveniently located. We arrived at the same time as the remains of Hurricane Maria, which really meant there was a bit too much wind and rain to walk to and...More

    Thank sicko-snow
    Reviewed 4 October 2017

    Comfortable room with large modern shower. Friendly and helpful hosts. B&B on the outskirts of Kirkwall but an easy walk into town and ideally situated for exploring Mainland, Orkney. Would recommend this B&B.

    Thank George_Addam
    Reviewed 1 October 2017

    Great location, lovely room immaculate standards. Warm family welcome and nothing was too much trouble. Gorgeous breakfast and efficient service. Ideal place to stay to explore Kirkwall and the surrounding areas. Would highly recommend.

    1  Thank Rachel F
    Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

    Really enjoyed my three-night stay here. My small double was just right for one - very comfortable. The guest house is within easy reach of all the main attractions, you can walk into the town centre if the weather is fine. The hosts are friendly...More

    2  Thank southaussievisitor
    Reviewed 14 September 2017

    Absolutely excellent B&B that I would highly recommend to other travellers! Extremely accommodating and comfortable family run business. Albert, the owner, was particularly helpful and went out of his way to make us feel at home. Also very clean, with an excellent breakfast. It is...More

    1  Thank Marianne G
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Breakfast Available
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    • US$91 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Orkney Islands >
    • Mainland >
    • Kirkwall
    • Also Known As
    • Karrawa Guest House Kirkwall, Orkney Islands
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    Room Tips
    "The family room is excellent - number 6!"
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    "we had a twin room upstairs with a nice bathroom, coffee/tea & biscuits, super clean and tiday"
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