• The New Phoenix Cinema at the Pickaquoy Centre, Orkney


From the latest Hollywood blockbusters, to small independent and arthouse films, Orkney’s cinema lovers have plenty of opportunity to experience big screen entertainment.

Kirkwall’s Pickaquoy Centre houses the fully digital New Phoenix Cinema, a superb 243-seater theatre showing a fantastically varied programme of film.

Meanwhile, Stromness is the home of the voluntarily run West Side Cinema, which offers an incredibly diverse range of films and documentaries.

Orkney is also a regular stop for the travelling Screen Machine, which takes cinema to some of Scotland’s most remote communities.

Win a Three-Night Break to Orkney

This unforgettable three-night experience for two adults will take you to the spectacular Orkney Islands where you’ll follow in the footsteps of mighty Viking rulers, learn about wartime heritage during two world wars, experience breathtaking natural landscapes, and explore the picturesque town of Stromness.