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Vacation home in Rendall

Mainland / Rendall

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Widefirth cottages are two detached properties which offer a high standard of comfortable accommodation. Luxurious four-poster bed in master bedroom with large ensuite and two twin bedrooms. Located in the countryside with outstanding sea views. Great location for expl …see more

from $70 / night

$490 - $910 / week

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Vacation home in Birsay

Orkney Islands / Birsay

5 10 4 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 4 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
Mucklehame is a very spacious, comfortable new build property that is positoned to benefit from the spectacular views it over looks. It overlooks some of the small islands that surround mainland Orkney. Mucklehame is located in Birsay which is a short drive from all t …see more

from $216 / night

$1,509 / week

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from $216 / night

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Vacation cottage in St. Margaret's Hope

South Ronaldsay / St Margaret's Hope

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Traditional 2 bedroom stone cottage in small village 3 miles from ferry terminal of St Margaret's Hope. Downstairs accommodation compromises large kitchen/diner, lounge with log burning stove, family bathroom and large room for storing wet outdoor clothes/boots etc. Ups …see more

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from $84 / night

$487 - $661 / week

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from $84 / night

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Cottage rental in Dounby

Mainland / Dounby

2 6 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
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 …see more

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from $70 / night

$490 - $770 / week

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Vacation apartment in Kirkwall

Mainland / Kirkwall

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 2 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Flat 4 is a newly built, two bedroom self-catering apartment situated in the centre of Kirkwall and is the perfect location for visiting the historic town, and an ideal base to explore and experience the best of what Orkney has to offer. The apartment is on the first fl …see more

from $126 / night

$598 - $765 / week

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Vacation cottage with golf nearby in Stromness

Mainland / Stromness

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Private garden
Easdale is a newly renovated stone built house situated in a quiet residential area of Hillside Road, Stromness. It is near to the bus stop, swimming pool, football pitch, supermarket and only ten minutes walk to the town centre. Sleeps: 6 +cot. Sor …see more

from $120 / night

$834 / week

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Stromness Vacation townhouse rental

Mainland / Stromness

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 2 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
In the heart of historic Stromness, this traditional merchant's townhouse offers modern comforts and views across the bay. Originally built by local hero Alexander Graham over 250 years ago, for much of the 20th century it was the home of the Provost of Stromness, James …see more

from $98 / night

$682 / week

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(13) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Kirkwall

Mainland / Kirkwall

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Wayward Apartment is a spacious and modern 2 bedroom property (one is en-suite), each bedroom can be made up with a King-size bed, or twin single beds. There is also a sofa bed in the sitting room which sleeps up to 2 people, and which can be made up on request. Wayw …see more

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from $181 / night

$779 - $848 / week

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Vacation home in Kirkwall

Mainland / Kirkwall

2 5 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
With its traditional ‘crow stepped’ gables, this historical house sits just a few meters from Kirkwall harbour, and on the doorstep of Kirkwall’s excellent range of restaurants and shops. The iconic St Magnus Cathedral is less than a 5 minute stroll through the street, …see more

from $175 / night

$1,225 / week

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Vacation home with golf nearby in Stromness

Mainland / Stromness

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
Franklin's View has a charming and cosy atmosphere befitting of a holiday cottage. The open plan living and dining area has a bright and airy feel which is encouraged by the large panoramic windows, looking over the rooftops to the Harbour and Scapa Flow. Franklin's V …see more

from $84 / night

$336 - $630 / week

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Kirkwall Vacation apartment rental

Mainland / Kirkwall

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
No.4 Broad Street Gardens Apartments offers modern purpose built self catering accommodation right in the heart of historic Kirkwall. Situated between the beautiful Tankerness House Gardens and Kirkwall Town Hall, Broad Street Gardens provides the perfect base for explo …see more

from $153 / night

$765 - $918 / week

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(7) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Stromness

Mainland / Stromness

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
Wesdale is a newly built house carefully constructed and designed to the highest standard. The house is sensitive to a cottage feel with all the internal mod-cons of a perfect get away haven. The house is situated in a quiet residential area of Hillside Road, Stromness. …see more

from $129 / night

$904 / week

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Vacation home in Rendall

Mainland / Rendall

3 5 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
The Riff Cottage is a traditional farm cottage which has been modernised and is fully equipped, warm and comfortable, creating a home from home feel. Located in the countryside with outstanding sea views, it is in a great location for exploring Orkney. Enclosed garden a …see more

from $59 / night

$410 - $626 / week

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Vacation cottage in South Ronaldsay

Orkney Islands / South Ronaldsay

1 3 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 nights min
Wheems Cottage is a tiny renovated traditional cottage, overlooking bays and cliffs 5 minutes walk away. 2 miles from village, ferry and bus. Solar and ground source heating. Situated on small organic vegetable farm this property is connected to the main farmhouse, with …see more

from $84 / night

$445 / week

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(14) Excellent 

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Burray Vacation bungalow rental

Orkney Islands / Burray

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Private garden
Peedie Waaness is a comfortable, self-contained bungalow, with fabulous uninterrupted views across Scapa Flow. Sleeps 4, and is located next to the owners property of Waaness. The accomodation is situated at the end of a private drive, with parking for 2 cars. Who knows …see more

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from $70 / night

$487 / week

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Vacation lodge in Orphir

Mainland / Orphir

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
3 LODGES - RYSA, FARA AND CAVAOpen plan design, from entrance into Rysa lodge. • Open plan design, from entrance into Fara and Cava lodge you can see from the ground floor to first floor longe area• Lounge area in Fara and Cava lodges is based on the first floor allowi …see more

from $154 / night

$700 - $910 / week

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(13) Excellent 

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Vacation home in Evie

Mainland / Evie

2 5 5 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 mi
  • Child friendly
The house has been renovated over the last two years and was offered to the holiday market on a self catering basis for the first time in September 2016. It sits in a 4 acre plot with views over farmland to Eynhallow sound. There are two good sized bedrooms, separate d …see more

from $105 / night

$591 - $695 / week

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from $105 / night

(25) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Kirkwall

Mainland / Kirkwall

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Air conditioning
Modern and comfortable, with air-source heating, 2 Ingale is only a 15 minute walk from the town centre. It has original artwork throughout, a great selection of local books and local fare to welcome everyone. There is on-site parking but local buses, which connect wi …see more

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from $98 / night

$682 - $779 / week

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from $98 / night

(16) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage with golf nearby in St. Margaret's Hope

South Ronaldsay / St Margaret's Hope

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
1 Bedroom cottage in the picturesque village of St Margarets Hope. As seen on the BBC tv show 'Homes Under The Hammer'. The property consists of downstairs a fully fitted kitchen and living area with a sofa bed. Upstairs is the bedroom with king size bed and separate w/ …see more

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from $98 / night

$584 / week

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(3) Very Good 

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St. Margaret's Hope Vacation yurt rental

South Ronaldsay / St Margaret's Hope

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
Wheems Yurt is provided with bedding, blankets, towels, candles, lamps, firewood for the fire, please note there is NO electricity. The yurt is a wonderful adventure for those who will enjoy lighting a fire every evening! We have made it as comfortable and beautiful a …see more

from $73 / night

$420 / week

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from $73 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Bungalow rental in Dounby

Mainland / Dounby

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
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 …see more

from $100 / night

$529 - $654 / week

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(18) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Deerness

Mainland / Deerness

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Whether you are looking for a romantic retreat, a ramblers delight or a family holiday home, Tiffyhall cottage which forms part of a small croft overlooking Newark Bay and the Pentland Firth to the south, is the perfect place for you to enjoy Orkney and it's Isles. Th …see more

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from $92 / night

$640 / week

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from $92 / night

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Vacation cottage in Deerness

Mainland / Deerness

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Child friendly
Tiffyhall Cottage (no 2), self catering holiday cottage is a converted barn located in Deerness Orkney and is a family run business. The barn was converted in 2008 and is now been offered as a holiday let. Our aim is to offer you a great holiday experience in a luxuriou …see more

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from $84 / night

$420 - $553 / week

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Vacation home rental

Mainland / Kirkwall

3 10 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 3 nights min
  • Nearest beach 2 mi
  • Private garden
The Smiddy is a unique house, a converted woollen mill fully modernised with many special architectural features. Downstairs consists of flagstone hallway, entrance, dining and kitchen area with a large spacious king size bedroom with en suite we can supply a cot and a …see more

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from $216 / night

$1,509 / week

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from $216 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Rousay

Orkney Islands / Rousay

2 6 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Private garden
The Bakehouse is a lovingly converted detached cottage set in its own enclosed garden off a very quiet side road. Once part of a group of buildings associated with a merchants house, it nestles unassumingly into the hillside. The sea is a three minute walk away, the we …see more

from $105 / night

$378 / week

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Vacation cottage in Birsay

Orkney Islands / Birsay

3 5 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
Welcome! Print Email With marvellous panoramic views across to Costa Hill, Swannay Cottage offers amazing fishing, shooting and birdwatching opportunities on site. The Orkney holiday cottage sleeps five and is perfect for families and groups of friends and pets are welc …see more

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from $98 / night

$522 - $556 / week

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Vacation cottage in Birsay

Orkney Islands / Birsay

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 mi
  • Child friendly
Ocean View is a newly renovated self catering cottage in Orkney. From April 2013, visitors to Orkney will be able to rent this beautiful and modern cottage, located in Birsay and can truly get away from it all! Birsay is located at the North West tip of the isla …see more

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from $105 / night

$522 - $626 / week

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Kirkwall Vacation apartment rental

Mainland / Kirkwall

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
No.2 Broad Street Gardens Apartments offers modern purpose built self catering accommodation right in the heart of historic Kirkwall. Situated between the beautiful Tankerness House Gardens and Kirkwall Town Hall, Broad Street Gardens provides the perfect base for explo …see more

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from $154 / night

$742 - $924 / week

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Vacation lodge in Orphir

Mainland / Orphir

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Private garden
Scapa Flow Lodges are three newly constructed luxury two bedroom lodges built looking down over the magnificent views of Scapa Flow. Considerable thought and planning has gone into the design and build quality of the lodges, providing you with an environment which has a …see more

from $153 / night

$695 - $904 / week

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Evie Vacation lodge rental

Mainland / Evie

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
Timber clad lodge set in rural location overlooking Swannay Loch. Excellent location for those who want to get away from it all. The lodge is equipped to a high standard and provides an ideal base to explore the many archaeological sites in the area and other items of i …see more

from $98 / night

$626 / week

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Vacation home in Holm

Mainland / Holm

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Navnløs Hus offers high standard accommodation in the Holm area on Orkney’s Mainland. The house has been designed to take full advantage of the impressive views of Scapa Flow and the Southern Isles of Orkney. This spacious home offers accommodation for eight people in …see more

from $120 / night

$834 - $1,363 / week

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Kirkwall Vacation home rental

Mainland / Kirkwall

4 7 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
Startin is located on Thoms Street in the centre of Kirkwall. It has been freshly refurbished in 2014. Private, off-road parking and a quiet garden is available to the rear of the property.It is ideally located for exploring Kirkwall, and Orkney as a whole. The house is …see more

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from $455 / night

$462 - $924 / week

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(4) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Dounby

Mainland / Dounby

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
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 …see more

from $126 / night

$459 - $654 / week

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Apartment rental in Kirkwall

Mainland / Kirkwall

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 2 mi
  • Child friendly
No.1 Broad Street Gardens Apartments offers modern purpose built self catering accommodation right in the heart of historic Kirkwall. Situated between the beautiful Tankerness House Gardens and Kirkwall Town Hall, Broad Street Gardens provides the perfect base for explo …see more

from $153 / night

$737 - $918 / week

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Vacation apartment in Kirkwall

Mainland / Kirkwall

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
1 bedroom flat, very central to Kirkwall town centre. 5 minutes walk to the famous St Magnus Cathedral and only 2 minutes to the beautiful harbour. Modern clean accomadtion. 5 mitres walk to local amenities , including the swimming pool , gym and supermarkets. Own car …see more

from $67 / night

$417 - $807 / week

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Vacation apartment in Kirkwall

Mainland / Kirkwall

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
Castleyards Apartment 2 is a modern two bed apartment situated in the heart of Kirkwall’s town centre, with free private parking outside it is ideally located for your stay in Orkney. St Magnus Cathedral is just around the corner, with the Tourist Information and Travel …see more

from $153 / night

$1,071 / week

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Home rental in Rendall

Mainland / Rendall

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
Widefirth cottages are two detached properties which offer a high standard of comfortable accommodation. Luxurious four-poster bed in master bedroom with large ensuite and two twin bedrooms. Located in the countryside with outstanding sea views. Great location for expl …see more

from $70 / night

$487 - $904 / week

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Vacation private room in Sanday

Orkney Islands / Sanday

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 0.1 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Only a few steps from Sellibister's doorstep is The Bay of Lopness with its white sandy beach that stretches as far as the eye can see. Peace & tranquility at its very finest. As well as the double bedroom you are welcome to use the living room, kitchen/diner and have y …see more

from $56 / night

$390 / week

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Kirkwall Vacation apartment rental

Mainland / Kirkwall

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
No.3 Broad Street Gardens Apartments offers modern purpose built self catering accommodation right in the heart of historic Kirkwall. Situated between the beautiful Tankerness House Gardens and Kirkwall Town Hall, Broad Street Gardens provides the perfect base for explo …see more

from $154 / night

$742 - $924 / week

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Stromness Vacation apartment rental

Mainland / Stromness

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
Langskaill is a three bedroom apartment, sleeping six people, and is ideal for families. It enjoys private use of the ‘Long Room’, a large hall with table tennis, snooker, and plenty of room for children to play. Langskaill comprises of two king size bedrooms (one whic …see more

from $139 / night

$848 - $1,182 / week

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