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    Merkister Hotel

    Harray KW17 2LF, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent72%
    • Very good22%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “loch harray” (45 reviews)
    “dining room” (27 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Pets Allowed
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 326 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Good breakfasts and evening meals. Very popular with locals. Atmospheric bar. Very friendly staff who are knowledgeable. Stayed in Suite 1 with fabulous views of the loch and isle of Hoy in the distance. The room was warm, comfortable, spacious and well appointed. The owner...More

    1  Thank Da H
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We arrived late afternoon on a cold wet day. First thing we noticed was the smell of stale frying and some strong fuel. Second negative was our room was freezing and there was no central heating. The room had a convector heater..would gave been nice...More

    Thank Elaine M
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Excellent week spent in the Merkister Hotel. Staff very welcoming, friendly and attentive. The food was first class and we absolutely loved every minute of our stay. Perfect location for exploring the archaeological sites of Orkney's mainland. Also a superb base for sea kayaking. Really...More

    Thank John C
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I would certainly recommend this hotel to anyone wanting a peaceful stay in quiet surroundings. The staff are wonderful (friendly and welcoming with a great knowledge of the island). The evening meals from the bar are tasty with perfect portion sizes and the breakfasts are...More

    Thank keatk87
    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    I stayed her for three nights at the end of September. The best thing about the place were the staff- you felt they really wanted you there. The food was also very very good. We ate in the bar (packed with locals-always a good sign)...More

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    The Ayre Hotel
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    #8 of 9 hotels in Kirkwall
    10.6 mi
     
    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$103 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Orkney Islands >
    • Mainland >
    • Harray
    • Also Known As
    • Merkister Hotel Mainland ,
    • Merkister Hotel Orkney Islands/Harray
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    Dining (13)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (69)
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    Fredled2014
    3 December 2014|
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    Response from lorna m | Property representative |
    Room cost incl of Breakfast Standard Double £150 per night Loch View Kingsize £ 180 Superior Garden Room £ 218
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    Fredled2014
    30 November 2014|
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    Response from lorna m | Property representative |
    Hello We have a few types of rooms, this is the available at this time 29th, 30th & 31st May Loch View Kingsize 3 Nights Bed & Breakfast £ 270pp Superior Garden Room 3 Nights Bed & Breakfast £ 327pp
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    Fredled2014
    30 November 2014|
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    Response from lorna m | Property representative |
    We have a few types of rooms, this is the available at this time 1st, 2nd & 3rd June Standard Double 3 Nights Bed & Breakfast £ 225pp Superior Garden Room 3 Nights Bed & Breakfast £ 327pp 2 days ago
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    "Room with a loch view is recommended."
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    "Gotta say - a room with a view over the Loch is desirable but not sure how to get one... no elevator though..."
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    "I simply could not fault in any way the suites on offer in the small annexe to the hotel - peace and quiet..."
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    "Asked for a room over looking the loch."
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