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Westminster, California
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Delightful stay at this B&B. Our hostess, Joy, is gracious, informative, and an incredible cook. The location is ideal - just a short walk to town with great restaurants and shops. Historical sites are just a short drive away. Our room was very comfortable. Really enjoyed witnessing the activity of this working dairy farm with their dog herding the cows.

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Ashbourne
Reviewed 20 June 2016

We only stayed 3 nights and could have stayed 3 months! Our room and bathroom were spotless with views over the small town, the sea and the hills of Hoy, with a great breakfast and a great location close to many places of interest. Joy was most helpful with invaluable local information and helped us get the most of our...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 June 2016

My wife and I travelled to Orkney for the very first time despite being Scots based in Edinburgh. And what a treat it was to be welcomed by Joy and Robbie upon our arrival. The Hoy bedroom, bathroom and view were top rate as were the hearty breakfasts and conversations in the conservatory. Wifi and TV reception great too. Joy...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 June 2016

We only stayed one night, but we were made to feel very welcome. Our hostess served us with tea and cake when we arrived early, and was very welcoming and helpful. The breakfast was fantastic, we couldn't have asked for anything more.

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Innerleithen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Excellent accommodation. Luxury. Beautifully kept. Local produce at breakfast. Experienced owner demonstrates exemplary hospitality. Quality coffee and tea making facilities. High speed broadband via WiFi. DAB+ alarm clock. Fantastic, powerful shower.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Breakfasts were wonderful with local produce, including homemade Bere bannocks and porridge from heritage cereals, lots of fresh fruit. Bedroom facilities were spotless - fantastic shower and the most comfortable bed! Within easy reach of Orkney's well known archeological sites. It was a great place to stay and we'd be very happy to stay there again.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 June 2016

This is a great traditional farmhouse B & B on a working farm. Spotlessly clean, and very comfortable, with great views out over the sea at Stromness, we had a wonderful two days here. And the breakfasts, plus home made bread and cheeses, were amazing. If you are staying in Stromness, stay here!

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Thank Tom C
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Wonderfully comfortable, great value and spotlessly clean B&B just outside Stromness in the Orkneys. On a farm this is just off the main road into Stromness with a great view over green fields towards Stromness which is literally minutes away and could be easily walked. We stayed a couple of nights in their twin room upstairs which has an ensuite...

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barrie, Ontario
Reviewed 31 May 2016

The hospitality is bar none at this place. They are absolutely delightful and certainly aim to please. If you are looking for a good hearty meal this is certainly the spot. The only reason for 4 stars and not 5 is at night there was no hot water for the shower. I am guessing they are using a tank and...

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Reviewed 27 May 2016

Extremely comfortable, spacious bedroom with superb shower room. Such a warm welcome from Joy, who was a source of interesting information and such tasty breakfasts too! A perfect base for our exploration of the Orkneys.

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  • Breakfast included
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Burnside B&B is family-run and part of a working dairy farm. We have stylish and comfortable rooms (2 en-suite, 1 private facilities) with delicious breakfast a specialty. Close to town with impressive views. Freeview, WiFi, pets by arrangement. ... more   less 

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Address: Northend Road, Stromness, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Orkney Islands > Mainland > Stromness
Price Range: €89 - €105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Beautiful room with a fantastic view. ”
 of 5 bubbles ShugT3010, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The Scapa Flow room has a great view, beautiful bathroom”
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“Hoy View looks out onto the bay.”
 of 5 bubbles 199matthewp, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“Hoy view and Scapa view.”
 of 5 bubbles Guild000, 22 May 2016 | Read review
“Every comfort catered for, brilliant bed and bedlinen, lovely shower room, full tea making with home made shortbread, great magazines abd books to borrow...faultless.”
 of 5 bubbles oystercatcherm, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
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