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Hastings, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Had an overnight stay here room was on the 3rd floor overlooking the harbour,the room was clean and comfortable, food was excellent Breakfast served in yr room or in the dining room.The Staff were very helpful and there was free wifi. Will visit again

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Came here for business last week, the room on the third floor was clean and tidy. Staff were attentive and polite, the room was a little dated but in keeping with the rest of the hotel. The restaurant was great, the food was fantastic and worth a visit on its own. If I came again I would get a room...

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Thank Andy C
New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 16 January 2016

This is a grand old hotel in a wonderful location with views overlooking the pier. We stayed on the second floor overlooking the harbour. The location is right in Kirkwall - walking distance to everything, including St Magnus cathedral. We had free wifi and free car-parking at the front door. Loved this hotel, it has an old-fashioned feel and lots...

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2Thank DreaminAgain
Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2016

Myself and my husband arrived the weekend of our anniversary with keen high expectations, and although our room was very comfortable, and the view was lovely, the restaurant was a complete disaster. The room was vast, no atmosphere, and very quiet. For a restaurant, I can honestly say that I have never been to a worse establishment. My husband and...

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Polperro, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2015

I was sadly only here for one night, I would like it to have been longer. The hotel has a slightly old-fashioned feel, which I quite like. It was clean, and the reception staff friendly. The food was fabulous. I really really enjoyed being able to eat locally sourced food, and it was all beautifully cooked and presented by knowledgeable...

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3Thank Caitlin M
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2015

We stayed here for a night whilst transitting between islands There is plenty of parking outside and the hotel has a very imposing presence. We were on the third floor with a good view of the harbour. The lift is a bit old fashioned but fully functioning and there are stairs anyway. The room was a good size with plenty...

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Muir of Ord, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

Stayed with the dog for two nights very happy with everything nice room fold out TV couch and double bed ensuite too. Room large and comfortable and bed comfortable too. Hotel restaurant had excellent food, and at 45 pound for two three course meals reasonably priced. Would stay hear again, very pleasant experience.

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Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

I like this hotel and it's convenient location, I have stayed here many times and only really have one gripe - on the third floor the showers are rubbish, the water pressure ensures the otherwise great hotel down. I have always found the staff exceptional and the food excellent. Will be back

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Thank Dragarth
Worthing, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2015

An old family run hotel that has faded grandeur. A bit squeaky, floors and doors, but spacious and warm with a comfortable bed, flat screen WiFi and tea/coffee making facilities. Bathroom a bit dated with shower only but good hot water and towels.The bar acts as an overflow from the dining room so we went next door to Skippers, part...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2015

After reading trip advisor reviews, I was a little anxious about my stay here, but I couldn't have been more pleasantly surprised. I have stayed in a lot of hotels, and this was a very reasonable 3* hotel which was in a perfect location for exploring Kirkwall and around the island. The bed was exceptionally comfortable. I had some of...

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • 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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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( 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: ₹ 7,363 - ₹ 10,342 (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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