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8.0
Great111 reviews
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145 yd from City Center88 yd from Orkney Wireless Museum
The 3-star pet-friendly Kirkwall is a good starting point to Kirkwall's sights including Saint Magnus Cathedral, which is around 0.3 miles away.
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8.0
Great56 reviews
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439 yd from City Center150 yd from Royal British Legion
Scapa Distillery is also set within a 5-minute drive of the 3-star Orkney.
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8.4
Great138 reviews
Situated near bars and restaurants, and 10 minutes by car from Wideford Hill Chambered Cairn, the 3-star Ayre Hotel & Ayre includes 60 rooms just 500 feet from Orkney Wireless Museum.
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8.2
Great56 reviews
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89 yd from City Center69 yd from Orkney Wireless Museum
Positioned in the adjacency of Orkney Wireless Museum, guests can enjoy Scottish dishes at the Albert Kirkwall's à la carte restaurant.
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The ShoreHotel
8.2
Great94 reviews
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155 yd from City Center102 yd from Orkney Wireless Museum
While staying at the 3-star Shore Kirkwall you are invited to discover Scapa Beach, set 10 minutes away by car, or Wideford Hill Chambered Cairn, which is 2.6 miles away.
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Karrawa Guest HouseGuest house
8.4
Great41 reviews
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1510 yd from City Center755 yd from Highland Park Distillery
The family owned Karrawa Guest House Kirkwall is set around 1.1 miles from The Orkney Distillery and 0.8 miles from The Orkney Museum.
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8.0
Great71 reviews
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150 yd from City Center93 yd from Orkney Wireless Museum
Comprising 12 rooms, the 3-star St Ola is set near the beach district of Kirkwall, 5 minutes' drive from Highland Park Distillery.
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8.6
Great19 reviews
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1654 yd from City Center1635 yd from Orkney Wireless Museum
2.4 miles from Scapa Beach, guests of the Ardconnel Kirkwall may engage in a variety of activities, including diving and horseback riding.
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8.2
Great84 reviews
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674 yd from City Center252 yd from Royal British Legion
Scapa Beach and Harbour Street are located 1.5 miles and 0.5 miles from the West End Guest House Kirkwall respectively.
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Castaway GuesthouseGuest house
8.2
Great62 reviews
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968 yd from City Center506 yd from Orkney Golf Club
Orkney Golf Club is a mere 0.6 miles from the Castaway Guesthouse, while The Orkney Museum is merely 0.8 miles away.
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HeatherleaBed & Breakfast
8.2
Great55 reviews
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469 yd from City Center449 yd from Orkney Wireless Museum
While staying at the 3-star Heatherlea Kirkwall you are invited to discover Highland Park Distillery, set around a 10-minute drive away, or The Orkney Museum, which is 10 minutes' walk away.
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Shorelands B&BGuest house
8.2
Great51 reviews
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724 yd from City Center428 yd from Bishop & Earls Palace
Highland Park Distillery is merely 0.8 miles from the Shorelands B&B Kirkwall, while The Earl's Palace is 0.3 miles away.
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8.8
Great4 reviews
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1.0 mi from City Center1747 yd from Orkney Wireless Museum
HMS Royal Oak Memorial and Saint Magnus Cathedral are located 2.7 miles and 1.5 miles from the Bellavista Guest House Kirkwall respectively.
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8.6
Great19 reviews
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1299 yd from City Center794 yd from Royal British Legion
The Fara 2 Room, 1 Bedroom - B&B Private Suite is set 5 minutes' drive from Scapa Beach and 0.6 miles from Orkney Golf Club.
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Havnblikk AccommodationBed & Breakfast
8.8
Great6 reviews
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1614 yd from City Center1143 yd from Royal British Legion
Orkney Wireless Museum and Saint Magnus Cathedral are located 0.8 miles and 0.7 miles from the Havnblikk Accommodation Kirkwall respectively.
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Grainbank MewsGuest house
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1277 yd from City Center165 yd from Orkney Golf Club
The Grainbank Mews Kirkwall is within 1.6 miles of HMS Royal Oak Memorial which leads directly onto Grain Earth House.
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FAQs about hotels in Kirkwall

We hope that the answers to these questions will help you plan your trip

What are the best hotels around Wick John O'Groats airport?

More than 1116 positive reviews from Booked.net visitors about the best properties not far from Wick John O'Groats airport are available. Boasting its rating 8.6/10 and prices starting from 107US$ per one night, Queens Hotel provides a golf course, cribs, and meals on site. To check more airport hotels go here.

Which hotels in Kirkwall have a central location?

There are 7 hotels and other accommodations in Kirkwall city center to choose from. Our visitors like Albert Hotel rated 8.2/10. Featuring meals, ironing, and a xerox, it's set 5 minutes' walk from the city center. Ayre Hotel & Ayre Apartments and West End Guest House are also suitable for your pleasant stay. Click here to see more central hotels.

Which budget hotels in Kirkwall are the best?

There are more than 4 top budget properties in Kirkwall. One of the best budget hotels is Ayre Hotel & Ayre Apartments rated 8.4/10 at the cost of 80US$ per night, offering restaurant, room service, and laundry. Another option is West End Guest House rated 8.2/10 for 108US$ per night. Other budget options are The Shore and Sanderlay Guest House. Click here to see more budget hotels.

What are the top properties for couples in Kirkwall?

According to Booked.net travel data, there are 7 deals for couples. Check Albert Hotel rated 8.2/10 with meals, ironing, and a xerox. It’s set 2.3 miles from Quanter Ness and costs about 182US$ per night. Other top options are West End Guest House and St Ola Hotel. Go here to check more romantic accommodations.

Which hotels in Kirkwall are good for families?

According to 409 visitors' reviews, there are 3 family deals to consider. Ayre Hotel & Ayre Apartments (rating: 8.4/10): a family-hotel with restaurant, room services, and laundry for 80US$ per night. You also can book The Hotel (rating: 8.0/10) for about 119US$ per night. This kid-friendly property offers cribs, meals, and billiards on site. To see more family accommodations click here.

What are the best accommodations with easy access to Orkney Golf Club?

You can stay at The Shore rated 8.2/10, a 3-star hotel, set a 15-minute walk from Orkney Golf Club. It offers a golf course and housekeeping service on site. Go here to check more options in this area.

What are the best pet-friendly hotels in Kirkwall?

If you want to stay in Kirkwall with pets, Booked.net offers 3 deals to choose from. Alternatively, check The Hotel (rating: 8.0/10) with cribs, meals, and billiards. This 3-star accommodation costs 119US$ per night. See more pet-friendly hotels here.

Which hotels are the best ones to stay at in Kirkwall?

For instance, book Ardconnel Bed And Breakfast rated 8.6/10 for 149US$ per night. It's set 1.3 miles from The Orkney Distillery and provides a golf course, cribs, and diving. Alternatively, you may like Heatherlea with cribs, housekeeping, and laundry service. It costs 118US$ per night.

What is the average cost of a hotel room in Kirkwall?

Of course, the prices change in Kirkwall depending on the season, but on average:
A 3-star hotel room costs 158US$ per night. For instance, check St Ola Hotel (rating: 8.0/10).

How much does it cost to stay in a Kirkwall hotel for tonight?

According to Booked.net travel data, the average prices for tonight in Kirkwall are: A nice hotel like The Orkney Hotel (rating: 8.2/10) costs about 80US$ per night.

What's the most popular resort in Kirkwall?

To stay at the top Kirkwall resort, check 6 properties on Booked.net. We recommend The Hotel rated 8.0/10 featuring cribs, meals, and billiards on site. It's set a 10-minute walk from Saint Magnus Cathedral and costs 119US$ per night. Alternatively, check The Shore (rating: 8.2/10) for 104US$ per night. It provides a golf course and housekeeping service. Check other great resorts such as Albert Hotel and Ardconnel Bed And Breakfast. Go here to see more great options.

What are the most popular hotels not far from Highland Park Distillery?

On Booked.net you will find 3 great accommodations not far from Highland Park Distillery in Kirkwall. Also, you may like Karrawa Guest House rated 8.4/10 with board games, a sun deck, and housekeeping. It costs 125US$ per night.

Where to stay in Kirkwall?

Best cheap hotels in Kirkwall

Take a look at Kirkwall Youth Hostel to find the best budget deals in Kirkwall. Polrudden Guest House apartment is an affordable choice that will put you within a 10-minute walk of the center. The top-rated economy hotel, Ardconnel Bed And Breakfast, is a short drive to Wideford Hill Chambered Cairn and offers comfortable accommodations and budget rates from 130US$.

Kirkwall airports & Subway stations

Stay close to Wick John O'Groats airport at Norseman Hotel, which offers rates from 127US$ per night.

Convenience of staying in hotels downtown

The Shore is a 3-star pick for travelers looking to stay right in the heart of Kirkwall's center, with free self-parking, a golf course and a treatment room. If you are looking for hotels in Kirkwall city center, consider The Orkney Hotel near Tesco Superstore.

Visitors who want to explore Kirkwall's tourist places can try a hotel near Tesco Superstore, such as The Kirkwall Hotel surrounded by a cathedral, a museum and a movie theater. Ayre Hotel is a casual choice that will place you within a 10-minute walk of Tesco Superstore.

Explore and find your best apartments, B&Bs and others

If you're traveling with your family around Kirkwall and need a suitable apartment, opt for Peedie Puffin Apartment, just a 5-minute walk from Bremners restaurant. Castleyards Apartment 2 is a B&B situated a 20-minute walk from Highland Park Visitor Centre. St Ola Hotel is a 3-star, family-friendly choice situated 700 feet from the center. For travelers who would like to observe a scenic view of the garden, we offer to pick Highland Park House near The Big Tree, which is a popular resort in Kirkwall.

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Kirkwall hotels essential information

🏨 Hotels in Kirkwall 16
👛 Lowest price 64 USD
✍️ Hotels Reviews 867