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Saxa Vord is the UK's most northerly resort, situated in the wild and beautiful Shetland Islands. Saxa Vord currently offers a choice of warm, bright, comfortable and welcoming self catering holiday houses and hostel, with the option of eating and relaxing in the restaurant and lounge...
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So yes, as others have commented, it's an old RAF base in the very north of the UK and may be a bit tired, but it's also a wonderful, friendly place to stay, well located for exploring and enjoying the highlights of Unst. All the...More
We stayed for 3 nights as part of a tour group, in our own 3 bed house - using the resort dining facilities for meals. The house itself was OK - spacious and probably quite good for self catering. However, the beds were so hard...More
We stayed in one of the self catering houses for 3 night. When we arrived we knew the outside would look very grey, dull and boring as it’s an EX RAF base, so it’s very utilitarian. It’s location is towards the North of Unst in...More
We stayed in 7 Nordabrek, one of the 3 bedroom houses. It was slightly dated but clean and functional with comfortable beds and good blackout blinds for the summer light. The TV was a bit smaller than usual. No dishwasher. Conservatory was really nice, a...More
Outstanding and simple, self catering accomodation. The complex was extremely comfortable and had all the facilities that you would want. Restaurant, bar etc... The rooms though simple and basic were still modern and boasted central heating with colour TV. Rooms were immaculate with clean bedding....More