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Guest reviews

4.5/5 Wonderful
188 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Parking included


Explore the area

Popular LocationChurchill Barriers19 min walk
Popular LocationItalian Chapel3 min drive
Popular LocationOrkney Fossil and Heritage Centre8 min drive
AirportKirkwall (KOI)11 min drive

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  • Double Room, Ensuite

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

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

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsTwin Room, Ensuite

About this area


The Inn Guest House is located in Holm. Orkney Fossil and Heritage Centre and Orkney Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include Churchill Barriers and Italian Chapel. Scuba diving offers a great chance to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with mountain biking, hiking/biking trails and rock climbing nearby. Our guests appreciate the guest house's quiet location.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Churchill Barriers - 19 min walk
  • Italian Chapel - 3 min drive
  • Orkney Fossil and Heritage Centre - 8 min drive
  • Scapa beach - 10 min drive
  • Mine Howe - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • Kirkwall (KOI) - 11 min drive


  • Burray Community cafe & Fossil museum - 6 min drive
  • Judith Glue - 8 min drive
  • Wrigley and The Reel - 8 min drive
  • Quoyburray Inn - 9 min drive
  • Happy Haddock Fish & Chips - 9 min drive

About this property

The Inn Guest House

3-star guesthouse in Holm with free breakfast
A garden, free breakfast and free self-parking are available at this smoke-free guesthouse. WiFi in public areas is free. All 6 rooms offer free WiFi, coffee makers and LCD TVs with digital channels. Guests will also find DVD players, hairdryers and showers.
The Inn Guest House offers 6 forms of accommodation with DVD players and coffee/tea makers. LCD televisions come with digital channels.

Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. This Holm guesthouse provides complimentary wireless Internet access.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


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

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Local area shuttle

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast available daily 8 AM–9 AM

Things to do

  • Canoeing

Family friendly

  • Cots/infant beds available
  • DVD player


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Garden


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Cots/infant beds available
  • Linens


  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels


  • Digital channels
  • DVD player
  • LCD TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker


  • Iron/ironing board



Check-in between 2 PM and 9 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are available

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

National rating

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

Property is also known as

Inn Guest House Holm
The Inn Guest House Holm
The Inn Guest House Guesthouse
The Inn Guest House Guesthouse Holm

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Inn Guest House and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Inn Guest House offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Inn Guest House cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is this guest house pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at this property?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Inn Guest House?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 9 PM.
What time is check-out at The Inn Guest House?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is The Inn Guest House located?
Situated in Holm, this guesthouse is within 1 mile (2 km) of Mainland and Churchill Barriers. Italian Chapel is 1.4 mi (2.3 km) away.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for The Inn Guest House

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

4/5 Good

    1 night stay

    The breakfast was very impressive.

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Small guesthouse close to Kirkwall. Room looking out over the water. Comfortable bed, small room and bathroom. Freshly cooked to order breakfast. Convenient to main tourist attractions on The Orkneys. Parking across the road.

    Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 4 nights in Sep 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
    Three days on the Orkney Isles

    A wonderful place, very clean, tidy and comfortable. Amazing home cooked breakfast with a great view. We were looked after very well and if ever we return this is where we will stay

    Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Welcoming owner, chocolates and sweeties both in sitting and bedroom, good choice of breakfast, great views

    Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019