Address: Ayre Road, Kirkwall, Mainland, Orkney Islands, Scotland, KW15 1QX, United Kingdom | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on Ayre Road, Kirkwall, is near Saint Magnus Cathedral, The Orkney Museum, Highland Park Distillery, and The Earl's Palace.
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    Inverness - Orkney islands

    A travel blog entry by gaosborne on Aug 06, 2015

    32 photos

    ... Chapel built by the Italian POW ( hence its name). A wonderful day came to an end & by 6pm we were back & onto ferry to John O Groats mainland. Onto coach & our 3 hour trip back to Inverness stopping to pick up sandwiches that were pre ordered for our tea in Wick. We had prime front row seats thinking we would be able to take dome wonderful photos. Was not to be as the weather turned bad with wind & rain at times. Arrived in ...

    Shites and Giggles

    A travel blog entry by mjuniper on Apr 04, 2015

    3 photos

    ... point. Do they know they are playing for a piece of cardboard? Chill out! Nobody died! It is now mine and Saskia's idea to write a list of things that you wouldn't expect to hear. New entries for today are; I'm so glad you brought your accordion, it makes a great tv stand. (Courtesy of Saskia) Here's a picture of Saskia and here's a hat from Brazil! (kindly donated by Ryan Bishop) Oi, stop singing and poo (Lady Abi ...


    A travel blog entry by kendra.towns on Jan 24, 2015

    ... though, a few weeks to rest and figure out my next move. I didn't realize it would take me almost 4 weeks to find a job and that the job I had gotten would be one of the dullest I've ever worked. The boring monotony of everyday just about kills me. It made me question my reasons for staying and my reasons for wanting this dream. I just keep thinking its a means to an end right, a means to an end.

    Then Christmas rolled around, that when I ...

    An Incredible Festive Season

    A travel blog entry by kendra.towns on Jan 02, 2015

    13 photos

    ... as they are just sooo yummy, the chocolate chip ones are good but not the same when they aren't baked on stoneware.   Grandad and I spent Christmas eve at home watching Frozen while having a wee dram... cough cough... that means he poured and I re-poured with more mixer. They really know how to drink up here. On Christmas day I go up around 9 AM and opened my presents from my aunt, my cousin, my parents and Santa!. When I walked into the living room the first ...

    Around Mainland

    A travel blog entry by grahamandmandi on Sep 11, 2013

    90 photos

    ... and see what we could see, and indeed it was only a short distance across the fascinating seafloor, some of it on a seaweedy concrete path raised above the rockpools. The rocks in the gap between the mainland and Birsay are just wonderful - all sorts of different layers of sandstone, tilted up so that you can see the different types all laid out like a fanned deck of cards. And the kelp, instead of being just that long brownish stuff that one finds all along the ...