WE ARE OPEN at Self Catering Orkney and look forward to welcoming guests to one of our 5 self-catering houses in Stromness and Kirkwall. We are pleased to confirm that we have put the necessary processes in place following the Government guidance on COVID-19 to keep you and your travelling party safe.
Granite is one of three, 4 Star graded apartments at Self Catering Orkney, Innertown in Stromness: beautifully finished, modern, peaceful location,10 minutes walk and you are in the center of the beautiful fishing town of Stromness, Free WiFi, ample private parking, winter offers.
Double bedroom with TV and a twin bedroom, shower room, open plan kitchen/living room, fully equipped kitchen, dining table and chairs for 4, leather corner sofa.
Stromness is the second largest town located in the west mainland of Orkney, where the Northlink ferry, the Hamnavoe, docks.
Stromness is a small fishing town steeped in history and has a character of its own. Wander along the cobbled streets and browse through the shops full of Orkney crafts, artwork, designer jewellery and knitwear, pottery. Or relax in a coffee shop or bar or treat yourself to a meal in one of the many restaurants that use locally sourced ingredients: Orkney meat, fish, lobster, scallops, cheese, ice-cream to name but a few.
Granite is one of three luxury purpose-built 4-star apartments, spacious, stylish and beautifully finished and situated in a peaceful location but still, just a 10 mins walk down to Stromness town centre. With Orkney’s famous Neolithic sites only a 15 minute drive away and Kirkwall only 25 minutes away, you are close to: Skara Brae, which is 800 years older than Stonehenge, Maeshowe, Ring of Brodgar, Standing Stones of Stenness, the more recently discovered Ness of Brodgar which is still being excavated each summer, and the Pier Arts Centre.
Be amazed at the extensive species of birds including puffins, corncrakes and hen harriers and superb free brown trout fishing, with a choice of a different loch around every corner. There is a shed that may be used to store fishing gear and bikes (available to hire nearby).
Or take a 30-minute boat trip to the island of Hoy and walk up to visit 'The Old Man of Hoy' standing at 137m, Europe's tallest sea stack.
If your dates don't come up as available, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07885145549.
We also have 2 self-catering holiday houses for hire in Kirkwall, check out our website for more information and availability: www.selfcateringorkney.com
- Towels provided on request - free or hire
- Television available
- Non-smoking establishment
- Washing Machine
- Private parking
- Ground floor bedrooms available
- Hairdryer available
- "Ensuite bath and/or shower room(s) in self catering unit"
- Garden for resident’s use
- Bed linen and towels provided