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The Ayre Hotel

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10/06/2017 11/06/2017
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Thurso, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here recently for a family gathering, we stayed with our 2 kids (4&8) Our room was a beautiful big room on the back of the hotel, 2 single begs were set up next to our kingsize. The room was spotlessly clean, the shower was amazing and the breakfast was delicious and plentiful. The only complaint we had was...

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2Thank Amy C
Ashbourne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited as part of touring coach party for evening meal. The facilities were clean, and staff welcoming. Though the hotel was very busy ( good sign of local esteem) the service was quick and efficient. The young waitresses had a very good manner about them and were efficient and well organised. Food was good.

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2Thank 1949etwall
Mumbles, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Room was spacious and clean and so was the bathroom although the shower control was broken and a bit fiddly. Food in the restaurant was excellent. Breakfast was buffet and good quality. Attached bar could have done with a few more tables and seating. Would stay here again.

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4Thank Nic H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location on the waterfront, next to the ferries and not far from the airport this is a perfect stop over location before and after travelling to the outer island. the service and staff were very professional and friendly. The meals in the restaurant and the drinks in the bar were very good. I certainly will stay again. Very clean...

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4Thank Craig B
Wolfeboro, New Hampshire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked three nights in April 2017. This was our first visit to the Orkney Islands, we drove up from Glasgow and ferried our rental car to St. Margaret Hope. The hotel was located in a perfect location, providing a nice view of the Harbor. The rooms were clean and well appointed. Parking was generous and easy. WiFi was included...

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6Thank Hattryck
Lerwick, Shetland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As a frequent business traveller to Orkney I've probably stayed at the hotel 20+ times over the past two years, usually for one night stays. It's a good reliable place, well located with lots of parking close to the town centre. Bar is ok, but not as popular as others nearby. Restaurant is reliable although the menu rarely changes. The...

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4Thank JayLerwick_Shetland
Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely hotel situated close to all the amenities of the town centre. The resteraunt was very good serving an excellent choice well present by pleasant and helpful staff. The room was situated on the first floor with a view of the harbour and was immaculately presented. Would highly recommend this hotel for your stay in Kirkwall

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3Thank Issy H
Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for a few nights. The location was central to nearby attractions as well as to other parts of Orkney. The room was clean and modern in contrast to the darker old styling of the main restaurant area. Car park is plentiful at the front and rear of the hotel. For breakfast, there were options for cooked breakfast...

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3Thank UKCS-UKCS
scotland
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Great three night stay room 17 brilliant beds plenty of room for four of us. Breakfast was great plenty of everything, meal on Tuesday night with clients was lovely good value, well presented and quick girls on duty couldn't do enough for us .will hopefully be back when the weather is better.

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6Thank meg1Scotland
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights B&B in March. It was our first time visiting the island and turned out to be the perfect location.The hotel itself is what I would describe as a typical highland type hotel. Family run, it is a friendly, well run and spotlessly clean. It has ample free car parking space and free wifi of good...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Dry Cleaning
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Additional Information about The Ayre Hotel

Address: Ayre Road, Kirkwall KW15 1QX, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Orkney Islands > Mainland > Kirkwall
Price Range: RM693 - RM930 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Ayre Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 51
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Ayre Hotel Kirkwall
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#1 Business Hotel in Kirkwall
#5 Romantic Hotel in Kirkwall
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