The Orkney Hotel

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Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Deluxe Double Room | Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Twin Room | Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Standard Double Room | Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of The Orkney Hotel

The Orkney Hotel

3.0 star property

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
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40 Victoria Street, Kirkwall, Scotland, KW15 1DN

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationOrkney Museum3 min walk
  • Popular LocationSt. Magnus Cathedral3 min walk
  • Popular LocationBishop's Palace3 min walk
  • AirportKirkwall (KOI)6 min drive

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About this area

Kirkwall

Located in Kirkwall, The Orkney Hotel is in the city centre. St. Magnus Cathedral and Bishop's Palace are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Mainland.

What's nearby

  • Orkney Museum - 3 min walk
  • St. Magnus Cathedral - 3 min walk
  • Bishop's Palace - 3 min walk
  • Earl's Palace - 4 min walk
  • Orkney Wireless Museum - 7 min walk

Getting around

  • Kirkwall (KOI) - 6 min drive

Restaurants

  • Happy Haddock Fish & Chips - 2 min walk
  • Cafelolz - 4 min walk
  • Trenabies Bistro - 5 min walk
  • The Auld Motor Hoose Theme Bar - 5 min walk
  • Archive Coffee - 5 min walk

About this property

The Orkney Hotel

3-star hotel near Mainland
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a bar/lounge and laundry facilities. Free weekday breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a library, express check-out and a garden.
The Orkney Hotel offers 30 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels.

Bathrooms include baths or showers and complimentary toiletries. This Kirkwall hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Languages

English, German, Hungarian

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of We're Good To Go (UK)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC) and COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast available weekdays 7:30 AM–9:30 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Restaurants on site

  • Garden View Restaurant

Things to do

  • Access to nearby indoor pool

Family friendly

  • Access to nearby indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Library
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Outdoors

  • Garden

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Bath or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle

More

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

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Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 16

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 5 per pet, per night
Service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees
An off-lead area is available

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

  • Pet fee: GBP 5 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

National rating

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

Property is also known as

Orkney Hotel Kirkwall
Orkney Hotel
Orkney Kirkwall
The Orkney Hotel Hotel
The Orkney Hotel Kirkwall
The Orkney Hotel Hotel Kirkwall

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Overall score and ratings

4.1

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 12 out of 33 reviews
5 - Excellent 36%
Rating 4 - Good. 12 out of 33 reviews
4 - Good 36%
Rating 3 - Okay. 8 out of 33 reviews
3 - Okay 24%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 33 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 33 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

3.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

3.8/5

Eco-friendliness

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
convenient location, staff lovely, decor rather dated, wifi only ever connected for a few seconds. facilities ok
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
An older property but a charming one. We had a great experience at the Orkney Hotel. The staff were kind and very helpful. Loved the location - great for walking about town and very close to St Magnus Cathedral.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful hotel. They have the best full scottish breakfast I have ever had. The breakfast room was lovely. The pub was very good as well. They are centrally located and very quiet. The staff were exceptional. Very comfortable room as well. So much history and atmosphere. I would love to stay there again!
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2022

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Quiet few days.
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2022

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great hotel ,
Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2022