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    The Shore

    Shore Street, Kirkwall KW15 1LG, Scotland
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    Reviewed 30 March 2015

    Was looking for accommodation for a long weekend in Kirkwall/Orkney. I've eaten many times in the Shore and been very impressed, so I thought I'd check this out. Booked a suite with two rooms accommodating three people. Newly refurbished rooms, very spacious, very clean, with...More

    Thank Danielle M
    Response from Samantha B, Owner at The ShoreResponded 2 April 2015

    Thank you so much for your kind feedback. We all enjoyed having you stay with us and sincerely hope to see you all again. Special thanks to Bradley, for the wonderful trip down memory lane, it was lovely to recall the days listening to the...More

    Reviewed 18 March 2015

    Just back from a return trip to The Shore. It was excellent last time and it was just as good this time! The rooms are lovely. Simply but tastefully furnished with everything needed for a short stay. Our bathroom was lovely and spacious with a...More

    Thank Caledonia8
    Response from Samantha B, Owner at The ShoreResponded 21 March 2015

    I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. I have shared your review with the rest of the team who get such pleasure when their work has helped ensure a pleasant stay for our guests. We hope you can come to see us...More

    Reviewed 19 February 2015

    We would highly recommend this hotel as the views, comfort of rooms and so on is of a high quality. On fist appearance it looks like an inn with rooms, but that is just a facade. Staff very friendly and helped us with questions on...More

    Thank Michael D
    Response from Karen C, Owner at The ShoreResponded 20 February 2015

    Thank you for your very positive review of your stay at The Shore. We are delighted that you found the rooms to be of a high quality and that the staff were friendly and helpful.

    Reviewed 27 December 2014

    I ate here in December 2014, with my family, as a pre-Christmas get-together. Admittedly it wasn't our first choice of restaurant (my parents live in Kirkwall, and have their favourites) as lots of placed were booked up, but I would definitely return. The menu had...More

    Thank Craig C
    Response from Karen C, General Manager at The ShoreResponded 7 January 2015

    Hello and thank you for your lovely review. We are really pleased that your group all enjoyed their meals and that you found the staff helpful and accommodating.

    Reviewed 7 November 2014

    We were shown to our room, which is a nice touch and something not seen very often these days. Our room faced out the front and was simply stunning. Very luxurious and welcoming. Quality bedding that was so comfortable. Lovely ensuite with nice Orkney made...More

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    Response from Karen C, Owner at The ShoreResponded 20 February 2015

    Thank you for you splendid review. Your feedback is very much appreciated,

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    Dawn S
    8 April 2015|
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    Response from Samantha B | Property representative |
    Good morning Apologies for the delayed response. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide accommodation for the dates requested as we are fully booked. If there are alternative dates which you would like to be checked... More
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