Foinhaven was built in 1998 and is owned by Raymond and Margaret Wishart, both originally from Orkney.

Foinhaven is open for business and following the latest industry guidance on Covid safe practice.

The accommodation is situated in Orphir, 10 minutes- drive from Kirkwall's busy town centre, overlooking scenic sandy beach Waulkmill Bay - Orkney's best sheltered beach, and recently voted one of Scotland's top ten beaches! Kirbister Loch is located nearby, and free fishing is available for all visitors, as well as fantastic walks on your front doorstep. There are bus links available that will take visitors to and from Kirkwall and Houton daily; for those interested in exploring the island of Hoy. The Noust bar and restaurant is located 2 miles away, for you to enjoy an evening meal close to home.

Foinhaven offers 3 separate self-catering flats; the Northern Lights Flat, the Scapa View and the Wideford Hill View flat. Each flat boasts spectacular views over the landscape, including the historic site Scapa Flow. The flats have been newly renovated, and provide an open plan kitchen/dining area, a living area with comfortable leather sofas and powerful modern shower rooms.

Foinhaven is perfectly situated for an active holiday, being convenient to many natural and historic attractions, and we pride ourselves on our lovely cooked breakfast, which ensures guests are prepared for any adventure!

  • Hairdryer available
  • Bed linen provided on request - free or hire
  • Towels provided on request - free or hire
  • Television available
  • Broadband
  • WiFi
  • Non-smoking establishment
  • Laundry facilities on site
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Microwave
  • Freezer
  • CD player available
  • Private parking
  • Disabled parking on site
  • Property on working farm/croft
  • Short breaks available