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Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens

Guest reviews

5.0/5 Exceptional
3 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Parking included


Explore the area

Popular LocationCorrigall Farm Museum6 min drive
Popular LocationBay of Skaill9 min drive
Popular LocationSkara Brae17 min drive
AirportKirkwall (KOI)27 min drive

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  • Double Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsDouble Room
  • Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsTwin Room
  • Single Room, Private Bathroom

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bed
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About this area


Smithfield Hotel is located in Dounby. Corrigall Farm Museum and Piers Art Centre are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include Skara Brae and Standing Stones of Stenness.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Corrigall Farm Museum - 6 min drive
  • Bay of Skaill - 9 min drive
  • Ring of Brogdar - 12 min drive
  • Maes Howe - 14 min drive
  • Skara Brae - 17 min drive

Getting around

  • Kirkwall (KOI) - 27 min drive


  • Smithfield Hotel and Restaurant - 4 min walk
  • Orkney Brewery - 7 min drive
  • Appies Tea Room - 8 min drive
  • Palace Stores - 10 min drive
  • Birsay Bay Tearoom - 10 min drive

About this property

Smithfield Hotel

3-star inn with free breakfast and restaurant
A restaurant, a bar/lounge and laundry facilities are available at this smoke-free inn. Free breakfast (local cuisine), free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. All 9 rooms provide conveniences such as washers/dryers and electric kettles, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Guests will also find free tea bags/instant coffee, hairdryers and free toiletries.
Smithfield Hotel offers 9 forms of accommodation with washers/dryers and a hairdryer. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms.

Bathrooms include baths or showers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • Free local cuisine breakfast available daily 8:00 AM–9:00 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Washer/dryer


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Heating
  • Linens


  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels


  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee


  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Washer and dryer



Check-in between 3:00 PM and 11:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; your host will greet you

Access methods

Host will greet you


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Parties and events are allowed on site
Safety features at this property include carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit

National rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.

Property is also known as

Smithfield Hotel Inn
Smithfield Hotel Dounby
Smithfield Hotel Inn Dounby

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Smithfield Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Smithfield Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Smithfield Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is this inn pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at this inn?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM to 11:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Smithfield Hotel?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM.
Where is this inn located?
Situated in Dounby, this inn is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Mainland and within 6 miles (10 km) of Corrigall Farm Museum and Skara Brae. Bay of Skaill and Standing Stones of Stenness are also within 6 miles (10 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Smithfield Hotel

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Fantastic hotel. Met by lovely lady who showed me to my room. The room was spacious, clean and comfortable. Breakfast was delicious and there was plenty to choose from. This is the second time I have stayed here and I will book again when on the island.

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019