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Albert Hotel
Albert Hotel

Mounthoolie Lane, Kirkwall KW15 1JZ

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated near the beach, this hotel is steps from Orkney Wireless Museum and St. Magnus Cathedral. Orkney Museum and Bishop's …

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St Ola Hotel
St Ola Hotel

Harbour Street, Kirkwall KW15 1LE

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Kirkwall, this beach guesthouse is within a 5-minute walk of Orkney Wireless Museum and St. Magnus Cathedral. …

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The Inn Guest House
The Inn Guest House

St. Marys, Holm KW17 2RT

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Holm, this guesthouse is within 2 mi (3 km) of Churchill Barriers, Orkney Wine Company, and Italian Chapel. Min …

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Karrawa Guest House
Karrawa Guest House

Inganess Road, Kirkwall KW15 1SP

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Kirkwall, this guesthouse is within a 15-minute walk of Highland Park Distillery, Earl's Palace, and Bishop's …

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Murray Arms Hotel
Murray Arms Hotel

Back Road, South Ronaldsay KW17 2SP

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in South Ronaldsay, this inn is within 3 mi (5 km) of Hoxa Tapestry Gallery, Banks Chambered Tomb, and Orkney Marine …

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The Stromness Hotel
The Stromness Hotel

The Pierhead, Stromness KW16 3AA

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Stromness, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Piers Art Centre and Stromness Museum. Barony Mill and Standing …

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HammerSmith
HammerSmith

Hammersmith, Harray KW17 2JR

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Harray, this hotel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Corrigall Farm Museum and 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Maes Howe. Barony Mill an …

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Ferry Inn Stromness
Ferry Inn Stromness

10 John Street, Orkney, Stromness KW16 3AD

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Orkneylodge
Orkneylodge

Houton Bay, Orphir KW17 2RD

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated by the sea, this inn is within 9 mi (15 km) of Orkneyinga Saga Centre, Scapa Flow Visitor Centre, and Standing Stone …

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Stromness
Stromness

VICTORIA STREET, STROMNESS,, ORKNEY KW16 3AA

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Stromness, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Piers Art Centre and Stromness Museum. Standing Stones of …

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Pocket Guide: Kirkwall

Orkney’s capital, Kirkwall, is a lively and historic town at the centre of Orcadian life. Home to a welcoming local community, the town’s history dates back over a thousand years. There are a number of hotel options in and around Kirkwall to suit different kinds of travellers, including cosy guesthouses and self catering chalets.

Attractions Near Kirkwall Hotels

Kirkwall is the ideal place to base yourself if you plan on touring some of Orkney’s approximately 70 islands. It is also a fascinating town to explore in itself, with a variety of interesting attractions and shops. At the centre of Kirkwall travellers will find St Magnus Cathedral, the Earl and Bishop’s Palaces and Orkney Museum. Spend the day walking and seeing the town’s sights before dining out in one of its excellent restaurants in the evening.

Orkney’s Transport Hub

Kirkwall is likely to be your first point of contact with Orkney, the town is home to Kirkwall Airport and a port for ferries to and from Aberdeen, Shetland and the North Isles. All major bus routes across mainland Orkney also run through the town so it’s a good place to stop and get your bearings.

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