W Hourston Jewellers is the home to beautiful jewellery, watches and inspirational gifts by local, Scottish and British designers displayed within an architecturally stunning building, dating back to 1844, in the heart of Kirkwall town centre.

We provide a Covid Safe Shopping Experience with customer number limits, hand sanitation stations, till point screens & a one way system in place

W Hourston Jewellers, a grade B listed property, began life as a grand town house. However, since 1920, Hourstons has traded as a jewellers for nearly 100 years and to this day remains a succesful family run jewellers, with Tom & Aly MacPhail at the helm. So when you are browsing Kirkwall gift shops for inspiration ... W Hourston Jewellers is a shopping destination not to be missed.

Enjoy displays of award winning stone set rings by Brown and Newirth & Raphael, gold and silver jewellery by Orkney designers Celina Rupp & Aurora and other UK jewellery designers such as Hot Diamonds, The Astra Story book Collection, Cavendish French, Aviv, Kit Heath Heritage, Chris Lewis, and Noa Jewellery. Select from popular watch brands Fossil, Bering, Skagen, Orla Kiely, Radley, Seiko ....and more.

Look out for Hourstons exclusive whisky barrel selection of wooden staves, whisky glasses, pewter and presentation whisky sets. And for those gin or wine lovers, there is a vast selection of glassware by LSA and etched glassware by Animo. Not forgetting a Barista bar for coffee lovers too.

The timber clad ceiling of Hourstons is an ideal backdrop for the beautiful wood carved bird range by Archipaeligo of Curlews, Oyster catchers and Puffins all regularly seen on Orkney shores. If required an instore engraving, key cutting, watch and jewellery customer repair service is also available.

W Hourston jewellers brings you inspirational jewellery, watches and giftlines from around the world displayed in an equally inspiring 150 year old building. Their friendly, expert staff look forward to helping you.