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Kirkwall Hotel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked this hotel at short notice and were lucky to get a room with a great view of the harbour. The staff were friendly and helpful. Although we enjoyed our stay we found the hotel a bit run down and outdated, although no specific complaints.

Thank 252meganr
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A lovely looking hotel - reception restaurant etc but the rooms are dated. A real key to enter the bedroom which has furniture at least 60 years old. It is such a shame that every attempt has been made to make it nice but really should be rebuilt inside just leaving the original facade. The bathroom toilet loose and in...

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here for one night. Very welcoming staff and a loveky place to stay. Probably one of the nicest hotel meals ive ever had and veey reasonably priced. It was superb quality. Good fast wifi too. Only one tiny complaint. The shower in the room was very poor pressure and was nothing more than look warm at best. At least...

Thank mark watkins
Riverview, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Given the location and the history of Orkeny, I anticipated a quaint hotel with lots of history, right on the harbour. Some of the hotel was updated, other parts not. They seem to have lost part of the charm of what this hotel could be or was. Staff was more interested in continuing on with their day than to be...

Thank Luvsalaugh
East Ayrshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Even though the bathroom had been updated the room itself could have been done too as this was a little dated, albeit I found it clean. I found it was very noisy at night but my room was next to a stairwell & also what I think was the laundry room. The food & friendliness of staff were very good.

Thank Fie C
Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in Kirkwall hotel for one night on bed and breakfast basis. This was my first visit to this traditional old hotel which is nicely located beside the harbour. On the positive side my room was clean and comfortable and I had a good nights sleep. The real let down and why I've rated this hotel as poor is...

Thank MDJ5670
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Helpful staff dealt with my wife's food intolerance . They advised on the menu and cooked to order for us. Good ambience right on the harbour front. Didn't stay here as unavailable when booking. Good customer service.

Thank Hepsebar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and my daughter stayed here on 1st May for only 1 night (thankfully) and were very disappointed with our stay. The hotel is undoubtedly old, which could potentially add character and charm, however all that it means is that it's old and there seemed to be little to no re-investment going back into the property. The twin room we...

1Thank Donna W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Right on the waterfront in the center of Kirkwall, this hotel has been there quite a while and has the creaks and quirks to go with it, but it is really a great place to feel like you are in Orkney. We had a large comfortable room with good views of the harbor. The restaurant serves fine local cuisine, including...

Thank Drew and Maria ... N
Maidenhead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 April 2017

This is a really nice, well managed hotel, with friendly and helpful staff. The bedroom was not large, but the bed was comfortable with great views over the harbour. The food was very good (dinner one evening and breakfast on both days) and the Wi-Fi worked very well. There is on site parking at the front of the hotel with...

Thank Alexander S

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Kirkwall Hotel Restaurant
Kirkwall Hotel Restaurant
Cuisines: European, British, Scottish
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Kirkwall Hotel with stunning views to the north is one of Orkney's finest Victorian Buildings, perfectly situated within the historic town of Kirkwall, on the picturesque harbour front, close to the marina and the main shopping area, ideal for business or leisure. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kirkwall Hotel

Address: Harbour Street, Kirkwall KW15 1LE, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Orkney Islands > Mainland > Kirkwall
Price Range: ₹ 7,942 - ₹ 11,334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kirkwall Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 36
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Also Known As:
Kirkwall Hotel Orkney Islands
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#6 Family Hotel in Kirkwall
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“Room 316 had a great harbour view”
252meganr, 28 May 2017 | Read review
“View before booking if you can and check the mattress.”
paulwI8839HD, 26 May 2017 | Read review
“Front corner rooms have great views and private baths (some interior rooms do not -- make sure you know what you're getting).”
drewandmariasmalldon, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Great views from the top floor facing the harbour.”
W5031VIalexanders, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Cannot comment as only ate in restaurant”
toddy491, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
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