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Shore Street, Kirkwall KW15 1LG Scotland See on map
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Accessible rooms
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews hot chocolate and biscuits dressing gowns shower room harbour front top floor previous night stayed here for three nights comfortable bed bottled water first morning nice room good size lovely hotel short stay two nights enjoyable stay dining room
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our aunt and uncle took us here for a bit of a celebration. To be honest, we didn't know what to expect as we haven't been here for a while but we were not disappointed. From the minute we walked in the door, we were...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank taiter
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

If you're visiting Kirkwall then The Shore is the perfect place for a stay. The staff were wonderful, kind and helpful. The room was comfortable, a good size, the bathroom was like brand new, and the bed was soooooo comfortable. There is a restaurant and...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank nicolebrubaker
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Stayed here overnight. Greeted by a lovely chap who made me instantly feel welcome. Told me all about the Hotel and breakfast service. My room was on the first floor near the entrance to other rooms. As you would expect from the thoroughfare ...It can...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Tonks99
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for three nights. The staff and service were fabulous. Ashley really helped in making it pleasant. The room was very clean, and the breakfast was phenomenal. Perhaps the only thing one could complain about would be the noise from...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Danielle A
Response from Ga7ethC, Owner at The ShoreResponded 5 October 2018

Many thanks for your comments and recommendation. Glad you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

We were there for three nights, everyone was really very attentive and friendly. Our Room Nr 5 was a loft, spacious and very comfortably furnished. Lounge Drinks, Wine List, and the food in their restaurant were very good. Location is central right by the pier....More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from Gareth C, Owner at The ShoreResponded 26 September 2018

Thanks for the feedback. We are already planning a couple of additional accommodation options for next season so if you are ever back in Orkney get in touch to see what's new.

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The Shore Inn the perfect stay overlooking the harbour in Orkney Islands. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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US$94 - US$629 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United Kingdom > Scotland > Orkney Islands > Mainland > Kirkwall
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
Price range
US$94 - US$629 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United Kingdom > Scotland > Orkney Islands > Mainland > Kirkwall
Traveller (17)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (1)
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22 December 2017|
Response from 350highlandlassie | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have any ground floor rooms. I asked if there was a lift when I booked as we were travelling with my elderly father in la. I was told there was a lift. On arrival there wasn't one.
Dawn S
9 April 2015|
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Response from Samantha B | Property representative |
Good morning Apologies for the delayed response. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide accommodation for the dates requested as we are fully booked. If there are alternative dates which you would like to be checked... More
Room Tips
"Front rooms overlook the harbour and road so can be a bit noisy on Saturday evenings."
25 Jul 2018
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"Top floor great for families."
29 May 2018
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"Ask for a refurbished room"
6 Sep 2017
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"Don't accept rooms 25 or 16."
14 Jul 2017
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