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1 Kringla Apartments, Orkney

Kringla apartments, quality self catering holiday accommodation in Orkney.
84 reviews
Kringla apartments, quality self catering holiday accommodation in Orkney.
Modern kitchen with all home comforts
Comfortable dining and relaxing area
Beautiful double bedroom with memory foam mattress for your ultimate comfort.
Twin room with memory foam mattresses.
Shower room
Tammie Norrie or puffin showing off his very smart coat!
A frequent occurence in Orkney is the Northern Lights or Aurora Borealis
Springtime at Kringla
Sunrise and Sunsets are magnificent
Yes this is an Orkney beach!
Sea angling, bird watching or just enjoying the scenery?
Frosty morning on Boardhouse Loch
Beautiful walks, you never know what you will see round the next corner.
Kringla apartments sign
Surrounding countryside.
Crossroads in Dounby
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Dounby, Mainland, Orkney Islands, Scotland
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Listing #HL252682
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English first
Level 5 Contributor
51 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

We booked a ground floor apartment, two bedrooms, a kitchen/living and bathroom. spacious accommodation and very well equipped. We phoned Kay (as advised) when we were going through Stromness and she met us at the apartment. She was very friendly and extremely helpful as we had loads of questions - where do we go to see puffins, sealions, etc. We...

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So glad you enjoyed your stay with us and found the apartment so conveniently appointed. We hope to welcome you back soon.


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Reviewed 5 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017

Management response:

Thank you. I hope to welcome you back to Kringla in the future.


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David H
Keith, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Had a really good break in No1 Kringla and everything we wanted and needed was there.Good shops locally and the daily bulletins were helpful. We had snow on the Monday which was unexpected but over our 5 days we really did have every kind of Scottish weather. Really had a great time and on our return would definitely book Kringla...

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Pets allowed in Kringla 2 only by prior arrangement. House rules apply.
    1 Shower
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
1 Oct 2017 -
3 Nov 2017
October 2017 and April 2018
3 nights
4 Nov 2017 -
30 Mar 2018
Winter 2017/2018
3 nights
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About the neighbourhood
Dounby is a small village in the heart of the West Mainland of Orkney. It is very convenient for a stress free holiday.

There is a grocery shop, a butcher(local beef, pork and lamb), post office, hairdresser, chemist and hotel all within a few minutes walk from Kringla. At the primary school in Dounby there is a playpark and tennis court.

Visitors to the area frequently comment on the friendly people who make you feel very welcome.
Getting around
A car is recommended but bicycles would also be acceptable as Dounby is central to the West Mainland and many of the sites.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Kirkwall: 25.0 km
Ferry: Stromness: 14.0 km
Kringla is in the peaceful village of Dounby which is in the heart of the West Mainland of Orkney. It is central for archeological sites, beaches, cliffs, RSPB bird reserves and much more. Orkney is accessible by ferry from Aberdeen, Scrabster and Gills Bay ( 4 miles west of John O'Groats) and by air from Inverness, Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow. Check out Flybe, Northlink and Pentland Ferries web sites.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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