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    Orca Hotel

    76 Victoria Street, Stromness KW16 3BS, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent26%
    • Very good49%
    • Average16%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible6%
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    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    1 - 5 of 55 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Nicely located in a very nice town that doesn't have a lot of hotel-like accommodations available. Good breakfasts. Rooms quite small and dated and so are very basic. Carpets were very "well used"; would be the first thing I would suggest replacing!! Not up to...More

    Thank snorkleface
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I'm giving Orca 5 stars, not because it's perfect in every way but because it was perfect for what I wanted. As a solo traveller in my sixties I was looking for somewhere safe, welcoming and relaxed with a few home comforts such as heat,...More

    Thank clarissadennison
    Reviewed 12 July 2017

    We were looking for somewhere to stay for a weeks diving in Scapa Flow. The location was perfect just a few minutes from the harbour and the centre of Stromness. The twin room was not big but quite adequate. Plenty of hot water and a...More

    Thank Lawrence T
    Reviewed 17 May 2017

    Friendly welcoming owner ( and good looking) speak English and German (at least) .no parking for more than one car in narrow street ! Opposite a chinese take away which is needed as the local recommended pubs stop serving at 9 pm -or earlier if...More

    Thank barry c
    Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

    Visited with my son for 2 nights- room was small but clean enough, breakfast was lovely , parking was a bit stressful, hotel could be done with a revamp but it was comfy , really nice part of the country

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    Stromness Hotel
    214 reviews
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$27 - US$41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Orkney Islands >
    • Mainland >
    • Stromness
    • Also Known As
    • Orca Hotel Stromness, Orkney Islands
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    Room Tips
    "Turn left off boat and walk along the only road !"
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    "2nd floor rooms (European parlance) are tricky for the less than nimble."
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    "We couldn't quite figure out how the shower worked -- try asking when you check in."
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    "It's easier to carry your bags to the first floor because the stairway is wider. Other reviews seem to..."
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