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.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Hyval Farm Bed & Breakfast

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Quoyloo
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Hyval Farm Bed & Breakfast
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel"},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo 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

12 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 9: English reviews
Start your review of Hyval Farm Bed & Breakfast
 Click to rate
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Lovely country location overlooking the coast and just a few hundred metres walk from Skara Brae. We were made very welcome. Amenities include separate guest living room with good selection of island literature for the evening and home-cooked breakfast. Very good value for money. Thank you.

Thank andy r
Morro Bay, California
Reviewed 22 August 2015

We prefer farm stays when available and Hyval was a wonderful base for our family [parents and adult daughter] as we crawled through cairns and explored the major neolithic sites on Orkney for five days. This is a real home and working farm, and has none of the excessive decorative stereotypes that plague many B+Bs. Margaret was a superior host...

Thank LabmeisterII
near Terre Haute IN
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

Lovely views of the cliffs, near to Skara Brae. Excellent full Scottish breakfast. Friendly hostess advised us for dinner. The bathroom was a little compact, but we also could use larger facilities down the hallway. Located in a rural area, so a car is needed.

Thank dorights
Sandy, Utah
Reviewed 4 July 2015

In all fairness I never did get a chance to stay at this bed and breakfast. It may be lovely. It looks to be on the website. I had originally scheduled a set of dates which I had to cancel due to conflict with my daughters school schedule. Emailed in Dec to cancel June dates and received email from Margaret...

2Thank lisa s
annnargaret1952, Owner at Hyval Farm Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

This booking was treated as a scam due to poor communication. The confirmed reservation was made for a few nights but never turned up. I waited up until midnight no one appeared. I sent an e-mail for time of arrival was urgently requested. No correspondence was received. The next day an email arrived with a time off arrival and different...

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 July 2014

Great location for visiting sites on west mainland with wonderful views over Skaill Bay and Skara Brae. Well looked after, comfortable rooms, use of lounge, hearty breakfast! Mrs Spence, the host, offers good advice and is most obliging. The location is excellent not only for the Neolithic sites but also for excellent walks on the cliffs where guillemots, razor-bills and...

2Thank James P
Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 6 July 2013

We spent two nights at Hyval farm, the second was on our return from Shetland when Mrs Spence was ready to wait up for us after our arrival in Kirkwall from the late night boat. She couldn't be more charming and helpful. The rooms were attractive and comfortable even if the en suite facilities were very small and the breakfast...

1Thank Shirley C
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 April 2013

We stayed one night at Hyval Farm while cycling round Orkney. On arriving up at the B&B the views are spectacular, down over the Bay of Skaill, Skara Brae and over to Hoy. Our room was comfortable and in good order, with a clean but compact en-suite. The guest lounge and conservatory where we had breakfast were lovely. The hand...

1Thank Enjoyscotland
Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2011

I stayed at Hyval twice on a touring holiday of the Orkneys. Evereything about my stay made me feel welcome. There is loads of parking, including if you have a boat or canoes. The house looks south towards Skara brae, the bay of Skaill and Hoy. Breakfasts were plentiful with a varied selection and the rooms were clean, comfortable and...

1Thank bazB
North of the Border
Reviewed 1 August 2011

We stayed here as a family (3 adults and 2 children), occupying three rooms. The accommodation was very good, comfortable and very tidy. Guests were given use of the lounge downstairs, great for watching TV but also studying the extensive range of books and leaflets on the Orkneys and things to see and do. Breakfast was nice, and made to...

1Thank pdoll

7 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (4)
Other (4)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (3)
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Dining (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Quoyloo
6.6 km away
Merkister Hotel
Merkister Hotel
#1 of 1 in Harray
284 reviews
10.8 km away
Burnside Farm
Burnside Farm
#1 of 11 in Stromness
207 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bed and breakfast in a family run beef farm on a coastal location with easy access to nature walks, bird watching and fishing. Situated in a World Heritage Site with excellent views of the Old Man of Hoy. The neolithic village of Skara Brae is within easy walking distance whilst Orkney's superb trout lochs are only a few minutes drive away. All rooms are en-suite and have tea and coffee making facilities, TV with Freeview and free WI-FI. Lounge available for guest use with TV and local tourist information. Breakfast served in the conservatory with fantastic views. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hyval Farm Bed & Breakfast

Address: Hyval North DYKE | Quoyloo, Quoyloo KW16 3LS, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Orkney Islands > Mainland > Quoyloo
Number of rooms: 3
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

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Hyval Farm Bed & Breakfast staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Ask for a sea view - amazing”
 of 5 bubbles R3430PLandyr, 4 Sep 2015 | Read review
“One room has two views of the ocean, and the other two rooms of the adjacent farm buildings.”
 of 5 bubbles LabmeisterII, 22 Aug 2015 | Read review
2 of 2