Furso is a traditional langhouse which has been used as a family home since at least the 17th century. It was still used as a family home until the 1960s and as a summer retreat until the late 1980s – despite not having electricity or mains water until the early ninetie
Charming little cottage ideally situated in the countryside, superb base for exploring all that Orkney has to offer. Only a short distance from many Neolithic sites such as Skara Brae, Maeshowe, The Ring of Brodgar and the Broch of Birsay. Free fishing lochs only minu
Impressively equipped, and tastefully done. Great views, nice eggs, only downside was the bumpy track to get there. This improved during our stay, through much effort by Heather McInnes. Safe for the … More
Unfortunately you have put this review under the wrong accommodation. There are several different cottages called 'The Peedie Hoose' throughout Orkney.
“Great holiday in wonderful surroundings.”
Reviewed 25 Jul 2017
The house is small but very welcoming and very well equipped and comfortable. The position on the island is perfect for exploring all areas and visiting the wonderful ancient monuments.… More
'Peedie' is our word for 'small' so yes indeed it is small we have tried to equip it with everything you might need for your stay. So glad that you enjoyed your time here and we hope you will come back again.
Kringla Apartments, self catering holiday accommodation in Orkney, are situated in the peaceful village of Dounby which is cosily nestled in the West Mainland of Orkney. You are within very close walking distance to the local shop, petrol station, restaurant and bar,
The apartment is one of three, adapted from a house in Dounby, which is a small village in central Orkney mainland. We found it an excellent location - rural and quiet, yet a very short walk from shop… More
So glad you found the location ideal for exploring Orkney and that you enjoyed Kringla. Many thanks.
“Lovely apartment, great location”
Reviewed 23 Jun 2014
Kringla 3 is a lovely apartment, well furnished and equipped and good value. We stayed as a group with 2 couples and there was plenty of room for us all. The apartments are well situated in Dounby, v… More
I appreciate you taking the time to write a reveiw. Thank you.
Reviewed 4 Jun 2014
Each time we come to Orkney we stay a bit longer- this time for 4 weeks, difficult for self- catering accommodation.
Luckily Tripadvisor suggested Krinla and it hasn't disappointed.
I'm a little war… More
There is so much to see and do in Orkney I think 4 weeks is a great idea! So many of our guests say that they wish they had stayed longer. Well done!
Kringla consists of three newly renovated apartments in the small village of Dounby, on the main island of Orkney, central to many of the main visitor attractions. Kringla is a 2 minute walk from the well stocked Co-op with fuel pumps, hotel, chemist, butcher, hairdre
Kringla Three is our luxury apartment with large windows and lots of natural light to enjoy Orkney’s long summer evenings.
Panoramic views over the surrounding farmland, moorland and out towards the hills of Hoy and Greeny. Sleeps 5 (king size and twin with full size g