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Franklin's View

Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Stromness, Mainland, Orkney Islands, Scotland
Franklin's View has a charming and cosy atmosphere befitting of a holiday cottage.

The open plan living and dining area has a bright and airy feel which is encouraged by the large panoramic windows, looking over the rooftops to the Harbour and Scapa Flow.

Franklin's View boasts its' own private and secluded garden with drying green and garden furniture (ideal for a BBQ or relaxing)

Franklin's View sleeps four people in two cosy bedrooms one of which is a double and the other a twin each with cupboards and hanging storage.

The bathroom has a fully tiled floor with a walk in shower.
Listing #HL8628729
About the Owner
kevin M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2017
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

We LOVED every moment at Franklin's View. Book with no hesitation as it will be beyond your expectations. It is a roomy, airy cottage with a wonderful garden and sea view. Inside it's a cosy and warm atmosphere filled with everything you might need. And...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Henrysmum_Canada
Venture707383, VR Owner at Franklin's View, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words. It's always nice to know that guests have enjoyed their stay.

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Reviewed 11 September 2018


Date of stay: September 2018
Venture707383, VR Owner at Franklin's View, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2018


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Reviewed 14 May 2018

We found Franklyns view was light and airy with good sea views. Ideal to use as a base to explore Orkney. Very clean and well equipped. Owners were really helpful and friendly - can definitely recommend

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank 123Roz
Management response:Responded 22 May 2018

Thank you so much for the kind comments. It's always nice to know that guests have enjoyed their stay at Franklin's View. Hope to meet you again.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 1:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
During the summer months (May to September, inclusive) we try to stick to a Saturday check in day. If you would like to book an alternative check in day them please get in touch...
    1 Shower
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 4 nights
1 Jan 2019 -
31 Mar 2019
4 nights
1 Apr 2019 -
30 Apr 2019
4 nights
1 May 2019 -
31 Aug 2019
7 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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