Overview

The Kirkwall Hotel

Harbour Street, Kirkwall, KW15 1LE, United Kingdom
+44 185 687 2232

Rp 1,186,667+

Overall guest ratings

7.7/10 Good
Based on 443 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.7
  • 8.6
  • 8.5
  • 4.6

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  • Great menu

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    About

    Looking out across the harbour of the Orkney Islands’ largest town, The Kirkwall Hotel features a high-quality restaurant and bar along with stylish en suite rooms. A short walk from the town’s main shopping area, this family-run hotel provides free Wi-Fi and free parking. Each room at The Kirkwall Hotel has en suite bathroom facilities with shower or bath, hairdryer and complimentary toiletries. All rooms have a flat-screen TV, telephone and tea and coffee facilities. A freshly cooked breakfast includes local butchers’ sausages, haggis, black pudding, free-range eggs and locally baked bread. The Harbour View Restaurant serves extensive menus showcasing the local produce of the island, and Skippers Bar provides a relaxed setting to enjoy Orkney ales or whiskies by the waterside. Kirkwall’s attractions include the Orkney Museum and the 12th-century Saint Magnus Cathedral. The town’s Pickaquoy leisure centre and cinema is around 15 minutes’ walk from the hotel.

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    Amenities

    • Internet
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Free parking
    • Storage available
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for disabled guests
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.7 Good
    Based on 443 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 8.6 "Food is delicious."
      9.1 "91% loved the menu selection."
      8.0 "80% enjoyed the fish/seafood dishes."
      10.0 "Yummy desserts, said 100%."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.3 "83% thought the service was very professional."
    • 7.4 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.4 "Internet is average."
      6.4 "64% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 4.6 "Rooms are not good."
      3.0 "70% complained about the bathroom."
      4.6 "54% said rooms were small."
      4.4 "56% said rooms were dirty."
      4.1 "59% had problems with the shower."
      0.0 "100% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.0 "For 80%, the rooms looked old."
      2.0 "80% criticized the small bathroom."
      3.5 "65% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.5 "75% found problems with the furniture."
    • 4.5 "Not very clean."
      4.4 "56% said rooms were dirty."
      3.5 "65% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 4.3 "Vibe wasn't good."
      3.3 "67% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      4.5 "55% didn't like the unstylish hotel."
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    Overall rating

    7.6 Good
    Based on 283 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.7 "Food is delicious."
      8.7 "87% loved the menu selection."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.3 "Good breakfast."
    • 4.4 "Rooms are not good."
      3.0 "70% complained about the bathroom."
      4.2 "58% said rooms were dirty."
      4.8 "52% said rooms were small."
      3.8 "62% had problems with the shower."
      1.7 "For 83%, the rooms looked old."
      0.0 "100% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.2 "68% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 4.2 "Not very clean."
      4.2 "58% said rooms were dirty."
      3.2 "68% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 4.1 "Vibe wasn't good."
      3.0 "70% criticized the unstylish hotel."
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    Overall rating

    7.7 Good
    Based on 13 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    • 7.6 "Good breakfast."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."

    Overall rating

    7.9 Good
    Based on 146 reviews
    • 9.8 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.5 "Good breakfast."
    • 4.9 "Rooms are not good."
      3.0 "70% complained about the bathroom."
      4.3 "57% said rooms were dirty."
      4.6 "54% said rooms were small."
      1.9 "For 81%, the rooms looked old."
      3.5 "65% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.7 "63% had problems with the shower."
      0.0 "100% thought they were poorly maintained."
    • 4.5 "Not very clean."
      4.3 "57% said rooms were dirty."
      3.5 "65% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 4.0 "Vibe wasn't good."
      3.1 "69% criticized the unstylish hotel."
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