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ocean view

The brough of Birsay,just a short stroll away
Certificate of Excellence
28 reviews
The brough of Birsay,just a short stroll away
double room overlooking the brough ,go to sleep watching the lighthouse flash
spacious kitchen diner
our light and airy sitting room ,great sea views
modern bathroom and power shower
twin bedroom
the scenic wild cliff walk at yesnaby just a few miles drive away
beautiful clear skies, giving you sunsets like this
stack at yesnaby
meet the neighbours
clear water
clean beaches
ring of brodgar
seals sunning themselves
windy day scapa flow
sunrise over stenness loch
northern lights
heel o hoy
view from house
coastal walk along from brough
earls palace,ten minute walk away
External shot of the cottage
Patio Area with stunning open views
cottage from back garden
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Birsay, Orkney Islands, Scotland
Ocean View is a newly renovated self catering cottage in Orkney. From April 2013, visitors to Orkney will be able to rent this beautiful and modern cottage, located in Birsay and can truly get away from it all! <BR><BR>Birsay is located at the North West tip of the island, and is just ten miles from Orkney's most famous attractions and twenty miles from Orkney's main towns, Stromness and Kirkwall.<BR><BR> Shops, restaurants and bars are nearby but, as the name suggests, Ocean View is a quiet and relaxing place - with a stunning view northwards over the Atlantic.<BR><BR>We've renovated Ocean View and have tastefuly decorated the house. Though the exterior resembles a traditional Orkney cottage, the interior is modern. The house sleeps four in two bedrooms - one double room and one twin room w... Read more
About the Owner, david s
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Apr 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 28 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL404225
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Paul F
Bearsden, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
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Reviewed 12 May 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Ocean view lives up to it's name with views over rolling fields to Marwick head and the Brough of Birsay. We found it clean modern and well equipped (Though a dishwasher would add to holiday ease!). Warm and comfortable even on cold wet days. A perfect situation for a relaxed "Away from it all" holiday. There is Wi-Fi and satellite...

thomas m
1 review
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Reviewed 7 May 2017 for a stay in April 2017
person found this review helpful

Stayed at Ocean View on our first trip to Orkney and fell in love with it immediately. Perfectly situated for access to both civilisation and the wilds the cottage is beautifully presented with everything you could need and had a really homely feel. The welcome hamper was great and towels and treats for dog was a great touch ! We...

Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 15 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016

Ocean view is an excellent holiday home. Very cosy and clean. The house is well equipped with everything you could need. The house does have wifi but do not expect to get a mobile phone signal. The house does have a landline which could be used for an emergency if needed. We could recommend this house and we would stay...

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
1 Apr 2017 -
30 Sep 2017
Summer 2017
4 nights
1 Oct 2017 -
31 Dec 2017
Summer 2017
3 nights
1 Jan 2018 -
31 Mar 2018
Summer 2017
3 nights
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Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: kirkwall airport: 30.0 km
Ferry: stromness and kirkwall plus st margrets hope: 25.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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