We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
3/12/2017 4/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Scapa House

    Off Orphir Road A694, St Ola, Scotland
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    3/12/2017 4/12/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in St OlaSee available hotels in St Ola
    Forss House Hotel
    311 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Thurso
    56.6 km
     
    Sands Hotel
    189 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Burray Village
    14.1 km
     
    Mackays Hotel
    465 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Wick
    58.7 km
     
    The Ayre Hotel
    382 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Kirkwall
    2.5 km
     
    Overview
    • Excellent85%
    • Very good15%
    • Average0%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “perfect hosts” (3 reviews)
    “three nights” (2 reviews)
    “b and b” (2 reviews)
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
    Write a Review
    Turn Your Opinions into Points!
    Turn your opinions into JPMiles
    Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
    *You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    50
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    Reviews (20)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 20 reviews

    Reviewed 19 October 2017

    We stayed for three nights in this well kept B&B. Ida, the owner, made sure we were comfortable and well looked after. The B&B is a short way outside Kirkwall in a quiet rural setting and next door to the Scapa Distillery. Very convenient for...More

    Thank Richard A
    A TripAdvisor Member
    122
    Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

    We stayed for two nights and thoroughly enjoyed our time. Ida greeted us with cake and coffee on our arrival which was delicious and then showed us to our rooms - which had very comfy beds, ensuite shower and TV (and very clean). Breakfast was...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Reviewed 20 July 2017

    We stayed here for a night last September and decided to come back for a long weekend this summer. We were welcomed with open arms and a big hug and it just felt like we were coming home. The accommodation is clean and comfy and...More

    1  Thank Bruce M
    Reviewed 21 June 2017

    This impeccably kept B and B is run by a sweet Orcadian named Ida along with her husband Balfour. She greeted us with tea and biscuits at 10 PM. The rooms are comfortable and EXTREMELY clean. Each room has an ensuite bathroom that is newly...More

    Thank theboycartman
    Response from Ida W, Manager at Scapa HouseResponded 25 June 2017

    Thank you for valuable comments. We enjoyed having you to stay and hope you will come again sometime. Ida

    Reviewed 10 June 2017

    We stayed at Scapa House for 4 nights on the recommendation of friends who had been there in 2016. Our expectations were high and we were not disappointed. We received a very warm welcome from our host Ida who could not have been more helpful...More

    Thank Joan D
    Response from Ida W, Manager at Scapa HouseResponded 25 June 2017

    Thank you for comments. We enjoyed having you stay and experiencing our lovely Islands. Great company. Ida

    Forss House Hotel
    311 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Thurso
    56.6 km
     
    Sands Hotel
    189 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Burray Village
    14.1 km
     
    Mackays Hotel
    465 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Wick
    58.7 km
     
    The Ayre Hotel
    382 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Kirkwall
    2.5 km
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    Details
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Shetland Islands >
    • Mainland >
    • St Ola
    Nearby
    The Ayre Hotel
    382 reviews
    2.49 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    The Foveran Restaurant
    462 reviews
    1.70 km away
    Lucano
    525 reviews
    2.17 km away
    The Strynd Tea Room
    183 reviews
    2.38 km away
    The Real Food Cafe and Restaurant
    481 reviews
    2.30 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Saint Magnus Cathedral
    1,393 reviews
    2.31 km away
    The Orkney Museum
    450 reviews
    2.29 km away
    Banks Chambered Tomb
    26 reviews
    2.60 km away
    The Earl's Palace
    314 reviews
    2.29 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Scapa House staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "Prices are pp, not per room. We found it somewhat high for a B&B"
    Read review
    "About 1.5 miles out of Kirkwall."
    Read review
    "Bedroom 1 and 3 have king size beds. Bedroom 2 has twin single beds."
    Read review
    "All rooms are great but we can highly recommend the king sized bedroom upstairs overlooking the fields and..."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing