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Tankerness Orkney, Kirkwall KW17 2QR Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Pool
Restaurant
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All reviews julie and mike home baking homemade jams wonderful hosts close to the airport hours notice picnic lunch excellent reviews tiffin fresh milk maps and guides delicious treats car hire warm welcome wealth of knowledge fabulous stay orkney islands
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful B&B. Julie and Mike make you very welcome with lovely rooms, great food and every possible assistance with your trip. The place is located for easy access to Kirkwall, which enables trips to other islands should you wish. Personally I’m not sure I could...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Clare S
Reviewed 9 November 2018

Great B&B with very private and quiet facilities. Bed was very large and extremely comfortable. The breakfast was made to order and the addition of homemade jams made it a great start to the day. Highly recommended.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank MikeGraham1957
Response from STRAIGONA, Owner at Straigona B&BResponded 12 November 2018

Thank you for the lovely review. Glad you enjoyed your short visit and hope the weather will be kinder if you return for another visit! BRgds Julie

Reviewed 9 November 2018

Great hospitality, warm welcome, lovely clean and comfortable room and great food what more can I say. We were stranded at Kirkwall airport during stormy weather and Julie the owner kindly came and picked us up at short notice on a howling wet evening, checked...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank JacquiS620
Response from STRAIGONA, Owner at Straigona B&BResponded 12 November 2018

It was my pleasure to help you! Hope that bad weather day did not put you off and that you'll be back to see us in a few months! BRgds Julie

Reviewed 31 October 2018

We spent 3 nights at Straigona B and B in late September. Our hosts, Julie and Mike were very friendly and full of good information to enhance our visit. Their passion and enthusiasm for Orkney was very evident. Our accommodations were clean and comfortable and...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Gord G
Response from STRAIGONA, Owner at Straigona B&BResponded 12 November 2018

It was great to meet you all and so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and the dinner! BRgds Julie

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

We spent three very enjoyable nights with Julie and Mike in September of 2018. The ensuite accommodations are well-furnished, very clean and comfortable. Breakfasts are plentiful and yummy with the wide variety of homemade jams being a wonderful addition. Julie loves to bake and multiple...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank kaycooper820
Response from STRAIGONA, Owner at Straigona B&BResponded 12 November 2018

Thank you for your lovely review! It was a pleasure to meet you and so pleased you got to see the things at the top of your wish list! Hope to see you again. BRgds Julie

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Description
Straigona B&B is ideally situated 5 miles from Kirkwall and close to the airport, enjoying stunning views over Inganess Bay and the island of Shapinsay. All rooms are en-suite and have tea and coffee making More facilities, TV with Freeview and DVD, free WI-FI, hairdryer, toiletries, bath robes, individually thermostatically controlled radiators, shaver point. We are more than happy to help our guests with information, booking restaurants and plotting good routes to see everything! We even lend you maps as Orkney doesn't like SatNav! Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$58 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Straigona B&B Kirkwall, Orkney Islands
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Orkney Islands > Mainland > Kirkwall
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$58 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Straigona B&B Kirkwall, Orkney Islands
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Orkney Islands > Mainland > Kirkwall
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Traveller (56)
Room & Suite (17)
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TriangleTangle
5 October 2018|
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Response from Orkney192 | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. Please be aware that Folk Festival is from 23-26 May and gets booked up early. Restaurants and museums will be open and most of the shops as Orkney doesn't always recognise the same Bank Holidays... More
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Don M
15 March 2018|
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Response from Orkney192 | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. We are already fully booked for these dates and can only take max 6-7 guests. I think you would be better to look at either the hostels or hotels who would be more likely to be able to cater for... More
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grahamt595
9 November 2017|
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Response from STRAIGONA | Property representative |
Hi Graham, thank you for enquiring. It would depend on dates and room. We are already fully booked for some nights in June. We do have online booking calendar via our website which might be easiest option for you? You can... More
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"Great for stop over near to the airport."
JacquiS620
9 Nov 2018
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"Room at the front of the house has a seaview"
PatPandBobY
11 Sep 2018
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"Room at the front of the house has beautiful views of the bay."
Musicus
30 Aug 2018
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"Homebakes and great breakfast"
surfandsailz38
25 Aug 2018
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