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Wheems Organic Farm Orkney Bothies & Camping

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AMENITIES
Free Parking
Beachfront
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

Recently returned from a great trip to Orkney and a magical stay in a yurt at Wheems - absolutely brilliant experience. Fantastically decorated, cosy and warm in the evenings with the stove going and a cracking view to wake up to overlooking the coast -...More

1  Thank ProfessserMesser
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We took our own tent, so this is camping review not of the Bothys and Bell tents. This is an amazing campsite to stay at. They have outstanding facilities, lots of showers and toilets for the number of people. The little kitchen/conservatory area with the...More

1  Thank PamandIain
Reviewed 21 May 2018

My wife and I booked two nights in the Yurt and we had a great time. The weather was on our side, which really helped, but the farm, yurt and people were just lovely. The set up is basic, but well laid out with a...More

Thank Nick H
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We visited Orkney at the very end of August - we were catching the evening ferry to St Margaret's Hope so this was an ideal place to stay. The camping pod was all set up for us (we paid for the bedding) and had all...More

Thank MCTM62
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We stayed here in August with our 9 yr old Son in a tent. We pitched and met Mike the owner who made us feel very welcome. The campsite is rustic and provides the tourer with a covered seating area and cooking facilities. Mikes daughter...More

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Eco Bothies These small (8'10" x 6'6" or 2.69M x 1.98M) wooden structures, designed and built on the farm, resembling the traditional upturned boat shelter, offer lined and insulated accommodation for More those who prefer not to travel ladened with tent, bedding and cooking equipment. They look out to sea through fully glazed double doors and provide an indoor/outdoor living option with their outdoor deck, very helpful for our changeable weather. Bicycles and vehicles can be parked discreetly beside and an outdoor storage box is provided. Inside, a simple platform provides double or single bed options or raised seating. Each Bothy is provided with bedding, water container, rechargeable lamp and hot water bottles etc. Campsite The Campsite at Wheems is in an elevated field with stone dykes, looking south and east towards the sea; beaches and cliffs can be reached on foot in 5 minutes and by car in 2 minutes. There is a yurt providing additional common space and the camping fields have now been sculpted into level terraces and planted with shrubs. Electric plug ins available. There are hot showers, toilets and utilities including washing machine and drying line. We also now have an equipped covered kitchen area for all guests. Small Cottage Small renovated traditional cottage, overlooking bays and cliffs 5 minutes walk away. 2 Miles from village, ferry and bus. Solar and ground source heating. Situated on small organic vegetable farm with in season produce available. Attached to farmhouse with french door onto own stone terrace. Organic Farm Wheems Farm produces a broad range of organic vegetable and fruit crops throughout the summer. Crops are grown undercover in a greenhouse and in a large polytunnel, and outside. There are free range chickens and geese and a flock of sheep. Wheems Farm is certified Organic by The Soil Association. Wheems Organic Farm Produce is for sale and available at Wheems, Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Beachfront
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Kitchenette
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
2
Price range
US$13 - US$15 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Wheems Organic Farm Orkney Bothies & Camping Orkney Islands/South Ronaldsay
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Orkney Islands > South Ronaldsay
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
2
Price range
US$13 - US$15 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Wheems Organic Farm Orkney Bothies & Camping Orkney Islands/South Ronaldsay
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Orkney Islands > South Ronaldsay
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Traveller (27)
Room & Suite (6)
Dining (3)
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stephanie F
29 March 2017|
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Response from Islay R | Property representative |
Hi Stephanie, thanks for your enquiry, there are heavy curtains at the glass door so they don't let the light in and a curtain on the North facing windows - no black out blinds, I haven't had any complaints about the light... More
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"Yurt is awesome !"
ProfessserMesser
4 Jun 2018
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"The Glamping Tents are great"
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21 May 2018
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"Just go and enjoy."
Bobscutt
14 Jul 2016
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"Recommend the bothies."
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28 May 2016
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