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    Avalon House

    Avalon Carness Road, Kirkwall KW15 1UE, Scotland
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    “purpose built” (14 reviews)
    “b b” (55 reviews)
    “new building” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    The Ayre Hotel
    373 reviews
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    11 - 15 of 139 reviews

    Reviewed 9 October 2016

    What a great place. Large immaculate, comfortable room. The best breakfast and a very helpful and accomodating host. The house is lovely and airy. With so many choices of accommodation in Kirkwalll this B & B is highly recommended.

    1  Thank naomi n
    Response from Avalon_House_Orkney, Owner at Avalon HouseResponded 27 June 2017

    Thank you for your kind review. We hope to see you again here at Avalon House one day. Thanks

    Reviewed 19 September 2016

    A very accommodating and welcomg hostess, saved my bacon when ferries suspended due to high winds, by agreeing to one night's stay at short notice. The house may not be to everyone's taste as it is modern and appears to be purpose-built like a mini-hotel....More

    Thank hwylasbri
    Response from Avalon_House_Orkney, Owner at Avalon HouseResponded 27 September 2016

    Thank you for kind review, it was my pleasure and so glad you enjoyed your visit to Orkney. Best Wishes

    Reviewed 19 September 2016

    This B&B (which could be called a boutique hotel) has been built with all the thought and care to provide a thoroughly comfortable stay - from charming hostess Marina to impeccably clean, warm and modern rooms and ample car parking. I'm glad we had a...More

    Thank anita201607
    Response from Avalon_House_Orkney, Owner at Avalon HouseResponded 27 September 2016

    Thank you for kind review, it was my pleasure and so glad you enjoyed your visit to Orkney. Best Wishes

    Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

    Arrived early so checked in an hour earlier than planned but she was more than accommodating with this. We were taken straight to our room which was a twin room at the end of the corridor and shown where the dining room was for the...More

    1  Thank Nat S
    Response from Avalon_House_Orkney, Owner at Avalon HouseResponded 27 September 2016

    Thank you for kind review, it was my pleasure and so glad you enjoyed your visit to Orkney. Best Wishes

    Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

    My husband and I stayed here for 3 nights whilst in Orkney for a wedding. We had such a lovely time, and I agree with other reviews that Marina is one of the highlights of Avalon! From our initial booking by phone she was so...More

    1  Thank maggiemay2013
    Response from Avalon_House_Orkney, Owner at Avalon HouseResponded 27 September 2016

    Thank you for kind review, it was my pleasure and so glad you enjoyed your visit to Orkney. Best Wishes

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
    • Location
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    • Scotland >
    • Orkney Islands >
    • Mainland >
    • Kirkwall
    • Also Known As
    • Avalon House Kirkwall, Orkney Islands
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    Response from Avalon_House_Orkney | Property representative |
    The price varies on room size and number of occupants. If you require more information please use the form on our website.
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    "There are six rooms and they're all great."
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    "This place is a B&B not an hotel"
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    "Our room overlooked car park and was fine."
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    "From Kirkwall, it's walkable or a short taxi ride. If walking back, carry a torch as some of the roads..."
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