Stunning views and great location. Two traditional Orkney cottages which have been totally renovated, with all modern comforts.

The 12 acre croft of "Instabillie" is situated one mile from the Bay of Skaill and the world famous Neolithic village of Skara Brae, with fantastic sea views over the Bay and across the West Mainland of Orkney.

"Instabillie" sleeps 5 in 3 bedrooms, has an open plan kitchen/living room, conservatory, bathroom and shower-room. Under-floor heating throughout and a wood burning stove in the living area. It has its own separate building used for a utility room with plenty of space for outdoor equipment to be stored. There is an enclosed garden and lots of parking space.

"Upper Instabillie" sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms, has a kitchen, bathroom, shower room and living room (this room was the original But 'n' Ben, and has been renovated using the original flagstones and furnished in keeping with the house). There is under-floor heating throughout, as well as a wood burning/multi fuel fire in the living room. There is a separate building used as a utility room which has ample space for storing any outdoor equipment. There is a large garden and loads of outdoor space.

Instabillie weekly bookings are from Saturday to Saturday.  From 2020 Upper Instabillie weekly bookings will be Friday to Friday, with the option of 6 nights from Saturdays, or 5 nights from Sundays.  

During winter months arrival days are flexible depending on availability. Short  breaks are available with minium stay of 2 nights.   

There is a strict No Dogs policy at this property.

Facilities
  • Television available
  • WiFi
  • DVD player available
  • Private parking
  • "Garden for resident's use"
  • Short breaks available
  • Hairdryer available
  • Bed linen provided on request - free or hire
  • Towels provided on request - free or hire
  • Non-smoking establishment
  • Laundry facilities on site
  • Washing Machine
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Twin/double room(s) available
  • Cycle hire near-by
Awards
Self Catering - 4 Star LogoGreen Tourism Award - Silver Logo