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    West End Hotel

    14 Main Street, Kirkwall KW15 1BU, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good25%
    • Average10%
    • Poor3%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Pets Allowed
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    6 Aug7 Aug
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 245 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    This hotel is a very basic one. The room was ok but very basic, bathroom VERY small. My bed lamp didn't work (no lightbulb, even when we said that it was missing, no replacement ), and all light went when we had the electric cooker...More

    Thank Lonech
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The owners and the staff were very helpful and friendly. The hotel has a good location in Kirkwall with good parking. The meal we had, home made fish pie, was delicious. The room was clean, comfortable and cosy. The building its self is hundreds of...More

    Thank MollyR24
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Very friendlypeople. This hotel is nicely situated in Kirkwall and easy short walk from the centre. The food was good value with a full breakfast available. Sometimes it was noisy at night- doors tended to bang shut. Partner found the bed too hard. Bit old...More

    Thank 770gill
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I think my room at the West End may well have been the smallest hotel room I have ever stayed in. It was smaller than my daughter's college dorm room. No chair, no desk, no place to put a suitcase and the closet, if you...More

    Thank yecats59
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    My husband and I recently had a most pleasant stay at the West End Hotel. The service was superb and the restaurant a pleasant surprise as well. The room was clean and the bed comfortable. Note: the hotel is a combination of two old buildings-...More

    Thank Margaret K
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$116 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Business Hotel in Kirkwall
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Kirkwall
    • #5 Family Hotel in Kirkwall
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Orkney Islands >
    • Mainland >
    • Kirkwall
    • Also Known As
    • West End Kirkwall ,
    • Hotel West End
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    Karen M
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    Response from Graham M | Reviewed this property |
    I don't think so however the airport is only a very short (10 minute) taxi ride away.
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    "WIFI can be difficult but it is a very old building, if you need it in your room ask before you check in."
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    "There was wifi in common room& bar. Our room was way back and had no wifi."
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    "There are rooms at the back and in the "attic", which might not suit everyone, as there's no..."
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    "i struggled to keep window open, so maybe ask for a block if you like window open all night."
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