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Stromness Apartments
3.5 out of 5
Milldam, Cauldhame Road, Orkney, Stromness, Scotland
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0.89 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (7 reviews)

"The room was not ready when we arrived as the owner had forgotten about us. The woman who was there apologised but was not the owner (we have had no apology from her). The place itself was basic but fine with the exception of some of the kitchen utensils (there was hair in the cheese grater). On ..."…"

Reviewed on 24 May 2019

Stromness Apartments
Lindisfarne Bed & Breakfast
3 out of 5
Lindisfarne, Stromness, Scotland
The price is £89 per night
1.26 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (30 reviews)

"Excellent location to the NorthLink Ferry in Stromness. Kevin and Debra were wonderful people!! Extre Let clean and newly updated. Highly recommend this BNB"…"

Reviewed on 6 Oct 2019

Lindisfarne Bed & Breakfast
The Inn Guest House
3 out of 5
St. Marys, Holm, Scotland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £89 per night
14.31 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (188 reviews)
1 night stay

"The breakfast was very impressive."…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct 2019

The Inn Guest House

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Murray Arms Hotel
3 out of 5
Back Road, South Ronaldsay, Scotland
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The price is £100 per night
15.4 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (62 reviews)

"A two minute drive to the Gills Bay ferry. An easy drive to the heart of Neolithic Orkney, And friendly hosts and guests at the pub on premises."…"

Reviewed on 28 Sep 2019

Murray Arms Hotel
Harbour Cottage
3.5 out of 5
Ferry Road, Stromness, Scotland
The price is £175 per night
0.11 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Harbour cottage hideaway

"Lovely welcome,cosy and easy accessed.Met the landlord as we were early very helpful.Quiet location which was a surprise as the cottage is next to the ferry port.We could only stay for three nights,which was a shame,would be very happy to stay longer.We did not cook in the house this time,but seemed ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Aug 2018

Harbour Cottage
Graemeshall House
4 out of 5
Holm, off B9052, Holm, Scotland
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15.14 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (17 reviews)

"Quiet location, but easy access into Kirkwall by car in 15mins"…"

Reviewed on 30 Sep 2019

Graemeshall House
Castleyards Apartment 12
3.5 out of 5
12 Castleyards, Kirkwall, Scotland
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12.01 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
A fabulous place

"This place was exactly what I needed for my 3+ week stay in Kirkwall. It was conveniently located, had parking, was equipped with everything that I needed and was excellently serviced. I would most definitely stay here again."…"

Reviewed on 4 Nov 2019

Castleyards Apartment 12
Phyl's Flat
3.5 out of 5
Flat 1, Stewarts Buildings, Junction Road, Kirkwall, Scotland
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11.98 mi from city centre
Phyl's Flat
The Ferry Inn and Royal Hotel Stromness
3 out of 5
10 John Street, Orkney, Stromness, Scotland
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The price is £125 per night
0.01 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (83 reviews)

"Well restored, excellent food and great staff. A good experience"…"

Reviewed on 12 Feb 2020

The Ferry Inn and Royal Hotel Stromness
The Shore
3 out of 5
Shore Street, Kirkwall, Scotland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £90 per night
12.19 mi from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (77 reviews)

"The staff were great - super friendly and very helpful."…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar 2020

The Shore
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Pocket Guide: Stromness

Visiting Stromness

Guests are sure to enjoy the museums in Stromness. This city also attracts visitors with its cosy ambiance. A top attraction is Skara Brae.

  • You'll find Expedia hotels in the surrounding area
  • Closest major airport is in Kirkwall (KOI), 14.1 mi (22.6 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing around Stromness

  • Known for its museums, whereas Piers Art Centre, Stromness Museum, and Orkneyinga Saga Centre are some local cultural sights
  • Notable for its historic sites and landmarks to visit, including Skara Brae, Ring of Brogdar, and Standing Stones of Stenness

Dressing for Stromness

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 8°C and the nighttime average to be 2°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 15°C during the day and 3°C at night
  • July to September averages 16°C during the day and 8°C at night
  • Between October and December, the average temperature is 12°C during the day and 2°C at night
  • About 27 millimetres of rain falls on Stromness each year

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Stromness?
Based on our traveller data, The Ferry Inn and Royal Hotel Stromness is one of the top choices for your stay. This 3-star hotel offers 2 restaurants and 2 bars. Other good choices for your trip include Lindisfarne Bed & Breakfast and Standing Stones Hotel.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Stromness, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most room reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before the scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Put in your dates and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to review the top deals on offer in Stromness.
What's the best accommodation option when travelling with children to Stromness?
Stromness Apartments is a top 3.5-star apartment on Expedia for families, and features in-room kitchens and free parking. Other good choices for your family trip include The Stromness Hotel and Lindisfarne Bed & Breakfast. Also, children of all ages will enjoy a visit to Stromness Museum.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Stromness?
Stromness Apartments is a top apartment for people travelling with their pets, and offers laundry facilities and in-room kitchens for its human guests.

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