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Benmora B&B

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All reviewsguest loungebreakfast roomwithin easy walking distancefree range eggsmini fridgeshort walk to restaurantsfresh milk and watertown centrebiscuitscomfortable sitting roomthe perfect hostoverlooking the harbourearly ferrystay longera wonderful stayorkney mainlandpurpose built
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

We enjoyed this island more than any other place in England/Scotland/Ireland. The combination of Neolithic and Iron Age sites, plus a lovely place to stay made our too short trip wonderful. While hard to find because our phones didn't work in the UK, we enjoyed...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2017

My wife and I stayed at the Benmora for five nights in early September. Even though we had just arrived on the late night ferry, we received a warm welcome from Carolyn. We stayed in room 2 which is large and cosy. There are lots...More

Thank rabnala
Reviewed 14 August 2017

It has been many years since my husband and I have stayed in a B&B. If they were all this good then there would be no more hotels in our future. Carolyn was an amazing friendly host whose experience as a restaurant cook explains the...More

Thank alwayshappy2travel3
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Harbour view. 5 minute walk to pubs, restaurants & Kirkwall centre. Located within 30 minutes of most Main Island attractions, Skara Brae, Ring of Brodgar etc... Excellent breakfast. Clean spacious room. Fast wi-fi. The delight that is Carolyn the owner. Why stay anywhere is in...More

Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 29 July 2017

The Benmora B&B is all we could have asked for and more. The lodgings are spacious, immaculately clean, and in a perfect location for seeing Kirkwall, for traveling through Orkney mainland via bus or car, and as a base for day trips to outlying islands....More

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Free Parking
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Breakfast included
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Response from Martin S | Reviewed this property |
Yes,it is.Just a five minutes walk.Benmora is overlooking Kirkwall harbour.
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"All three rooms have access to splendid common spaces; we stayed in room 2, which was enormous."
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"Room 3 has the beautiful harbor view, with St. Magnus Cathedral in the distance."
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"All rooms are modern and fresh"
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