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The Shetland Hotel

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Holmsgarth Road, Lerwick ZE1 0PW Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
3 Star accommodation
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2 Sep3 Sep
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All reviewsferry terminalbit datedmain entrancefront facingfamily mealplenty of car parkinggrab railsordered room servicegood sizerooms are cleancheesecakethird floorsumburgh airportdining room isexcellent restaurantreception staffvisiting shetland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked into this hotel as a base for touring Shetland and because it offered disabled facilities. At first site this is a very off-putting 1960’s concrete monster. The actual entrance for disabled is the main entrance, on the third floor from the rear car...More

Thank Jack F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here on a number of occasions over the past few months. The rooms are clean, however the beds are very uncomfortable with lumpy mattress. When you pay over £100 per night, you would expect a bed that's comfy and doesn't squeek every time...More

Thank RamsayNairn
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Stayed a coach tour party, was apprehensive as had read not too good reviews, but ignore those, the hotel is not attractive from outside, inside comfortable and rooms nice, our only problem was the cold water had an awful smell and taste even when boiled...More

Thank SFord1163
Reviewed 29 June 2018

The Shetland Hotel is located opposite the ferry terminal and it takes about 10-15 minutes to walk into town. Plenty of parking and WIFI is good. The staff are very friendly and service minded. Especially the reception staff who tried their utmost to help us...More

Thank MsJenzen
Reviewed 26 June 2018

We stayed a couple of nights and found the hotel adequate but no more. The room was well sized but a couple of the power points didn’t work leaving me wondering why I couldn’t charge my phone. It’s near the ferry terminal but that’s no...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$108 - US$267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Rooms on front get noise from ferry terminal,"
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"Not a room on floor one"
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"I was on 5th floor, easy for reception and in and out and not far from dining."
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"Fish, fish and fish"
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