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The Orkney Hotel

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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“lounge bar”(17 reviews)
“sky sports”(3 reviews)
“dining room”(18 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 8 September 2014

The hotel is in a very old building, so does not easily lend itself to "modern ways" or trendy décor. Our room was clean, well-maintained and very spacious with all the facilities that one would normally expect. Even though it is right in the centre...More

3  Thank Rattysmum
Reviewed 18 August 2014

We stayed at the Orkney Hotel for a long weekend, meeting up with friends for a visit back home. We took up 3 rooms in total, all very cozy, some bigger than others, but overall very enjoyable. The hotel is situated right in the centre...More

4  Thank lyn g
Reviewed 14 August 2014

Don't count on informed answers from the desk people. One person told us there are only two restaurants in Kirkwall, a town of 6000, but lots of tourists. We found many more to choose from. Another desk person told us it was a 30 min....More

Thank mickey8
Reviewed 12 August 2014

The Orkney hotel checks all the boxes - clean, decent rooms, very much up to par with a traditional hotel anywhere else in Europe. Not overly luxurious but the location is great (right next to the Cathedral and very close to the main shopping street).

2  Thank wscii
Reviewed 11 August 2014

Excellent position, friendly staff, good food, but not exciting. Clean, with good rooms. No lift, which we found difficult. The breakfast lacked variety. The decor of our room was ghastly. There were five patterns and eight colours and it was rather dark. I longed to...More

Thank Elizabeth N
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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US$ 137 - US$ 166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 137 - US$ 166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Doreen R
4 July 2017|
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Response from Mary K | Property representative |
We have pet friendly rooms in our annex which is located across the road in a separate building at street level. We are happy to check availability just send us an email or phone us on 01856 873477.
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Georgina L
23 November 2016|
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Yes, we have 8x twin rooms in the main building. Any further questions, please feel free to email us on the hotel website as we do not regularly check this page.
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"See what else is on offer since its not great value for what it is.."
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"as for a room in the main building"
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"Avoid the annexe at all costs"
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"Just ask, they're very helpful"
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