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Ferry Inn Stromness

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  • Excellent30%
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  • Average15%
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“the pub”(16 reviews)
“main building”(7 reviews)
“fish and chips”(8 reviews)
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Breakfast included
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Free Parking
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewsthe pubmain buildingfish and chipschowderdaily specialsscallopsdecent showertwo consecutive nightsselection of local beersrecommended by friendsexcellent restaurantreturn next yearexplore orkneyroom was clean and comfortablegreat visithappily stay here againfull scottish
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

The ferry Inn , sits at the top of the pier in strongest.you will find the atmosphere inside is very relaxed and has a warm feeling. They have a really great menu, the food was delicious, the service is very good and the staff very...More

Thank clmaclaren
Response from Karen C, Owner at Ferry Inn StromnessResponded 29 August 2017

Many thanks for your super review. We look forward to seeing you again in October.

Reviewed 17 August 2017

Had the unpleasant experiance of eating here, I had fish which was undercooked and luke warm, my wife had a sausage and mash dish which was unedible the potatoes were so runny they looked like thick soup, neither of us ate the stuff all the...More

2  Thank Thorr978
Response from thesh0re, Owner at Ferry Inn StromnessResponded 18 August 2017

We welcome all feedback and are sorry what are normally very popular pub grub choices were not to your liking. That said, this kind of abuse is surely disproportionate. If you wish to discuss any issue with the meals served please contact us directly.

Reviewed 14 August 2017

The Ferry Inn has been part of the Stromness Harbour area for a long time It features a modern charm with Live Music and good eats Near the port where the Hamnavoe regularly sails from here A few yards and you are in the street...More

Thank Trevor S
Response from Karen C, Owner at Ferry Inn StromnessResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for this very positive review of the Ferry Inn and Orkney in general. Orkney is a brilliant place to visit and thank you for all of your recommendations on what do do while visiting.

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic selection of local gins and beers . The food was delish I would recommend the the chowder hands down . It took awhile for our food to arrive so be aware and I would say in the busy season make a reso

Thank Chefclaire2014
Response from Karen C, Owner at Ferry Inn StromnessResponded 15 August 2017

Thank you for re reviewing us and for recommending the chowder. We do tend to get booked up over the summer months so that is a good recommendation to advise others to book ahead.

Reviewed 10 August 2017

We chose to stay at this hotel as it is near the ferry terminal, and we were travelling to Scrabster the next morning. The location is great, that's where it ends. Our twin beds had mattresses with springs that poked into you, they must have...More

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Response from Karen C, Owner at Ferry Inn StromnessResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for your feedback. We are pleased to hear that you found the location convenient for the ferry to Scrabster. I am sorry that you found the beds to be uncomfortable. We do replace mattresses routinely and check quality so I have noted your...More

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Non-Smoking Hotel
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US$144 - US$203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Business Hotel in Stromness
#2 Quaint Hotel in Stromness
#3 Mid-range Hotel in Stromness
#4 Great View Hotel in Stromness
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US$144 - US$203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Stromness
#2 Quaint Hotel in Stromness
#3 Mid-range Hotel in Stromness
#4 Great View Hotel in Stromness
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Helen C
3 February 2017|
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Response from Karen C | Property representative |
Hi Helen Thank you for your message. My system is showing the prices in uk pounds. We have a family room with a double and a single bed that is 120 pounds per night B & B. This room has a double bed and a single bed and... More
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kristyed
28 December 2016|
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Hello and thank you for your question. Our menus are prepared seasonally and our summer menu for 2017 will be ready by 1st May 2017. If you can give me your email address, I will put a note in my diary to forward you the... More
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Jenlt75
29 August 2016|
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Hello I think that I answered this question before but just in case I didn't, yes, there are hair dryers in the rooms. Best wishes Karen The Ferry Inn
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Room Tips
"Not overlooking the Quay."
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"We were in 21 lovely room"
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"Bathtub in room 9, if you need one for the kiddos, but both family rooms are only 3-bed, so be prepared!"
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"Room 8 had a sea view and room 11 was very quiet but sloping ceiling in bathroom not so good if you are tall"
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