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St. Ola Hotel

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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“beer garden”(7 reviews)
“pub grub”(4 reviews)
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3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsbeer gardenpub gruborder at the barpattiesate hereroom overlooking the harbourlovely atmospheresmall hotelorkney fudgekirkwall harbourlight sleeperco opgreat barhaddockan evening mealroom was largeporridge
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

There is no doubting that the location of the hotel is great, as were most of the staff, very helpful and friendly. The food is good for a pub, so all in all ok. The average review is for the room. I was there for...More

Thank Doug_421
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The St Ola’s greatest strength is it’s central location, although it shares this strength with two or three larger neighbouring hotels. I stayed in a twin room with an odd layout and a window looking on to the smoking area for the pub below. The...More

Thank GRS64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ate the bar in the early evening. Menu was fairly typical pub fayre. I ordered the chilli burger which came with all the trimmings. The chilli was quite hot especially along with the jalapeños Service was good, staff friendly & efficient Would definitely recommend

Thank michael d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The locally caught haddock was delicious and served with perfectly cooked chips. Great locally sourced food. Try the locally brewed pale ale 'Banyan' - light, crisp and floral. Perfect for a warm summer evening. Friendly service. Don't let the lacklustre decor put you off.

Thank ckremler
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Don't believe off by the dull exterior and the awful traditional-looking photo menu outside. Inside, you could be in a city - it has great, up-beat atmosphere, a great selection of beers and gins, friendly service and good food, although my chickpea burger was a...More

Thank Diana P
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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US$92 - US$165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$92 - US$165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Rooms 5&6 look over the harbor, 4 would be the quietest."
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"If you like watching boats come and go ask for a harbour view room."
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"This is a small hotel but there are several rooms that face the harbour if you like a room with a view."
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"stay elsewhere"
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