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68 Vacation rentals

(25) Excellent 

24

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

from $89 / night

$473 - $536 / week

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from $89 / night

(7) Excellent 

7

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
  • Ask about children
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 s  …see more

from $63 / night

$479 / week

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from $63 / night

(15) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Kirkwall

Mainland / Kirkwall

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Ask about children
  • 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

from $76 / night

$530 - $618 / week

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from $76 / night

(20) Excellent 

15

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

from $82 / night

$328 - $498 / week

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from $82 / night

(6) Very Good 

10

Kirkwall Vacation home rental

Mainland / Kirkwall

4 7 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • 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

from $378 / night

$378 - $794 / week

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from $378 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Cottage rental in Stromness with golf nearby

Mainland / Stromness

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Child friendly
The stone cottage has a long and fascinating history, dating back to the 18th century, when it was a boat builder's house. Recently restored and modernised to a high standard, the cottage is located right in the heart of the Stromness conservation area,  …see more

from $54 / night

$378 - $441 / week

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from $54 / night

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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 $126 / night

$693 - $832 / week

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from $126 / night

(12) Excellent 

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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

from $70 / night

$441 - $567 / week

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from $70 / night

(2) Excellent 

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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 $120 / night

$693 - $832 / week

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from $120 / night

(1) Excellent 

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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 $120 / night

$693 - $832 / week

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from $120 / night

(10) 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
Ideally situated in the main city of Kirkwall, the capital of the Orkney Islands. You will be staying in the perfect self catering accommodation centrally located for travelling all over Orkney. A great base for your travels throughout Orkney. all of our accommodation i  …see more

from $126 / night

$630 - $693 / week

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from $126 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Vacation bungalow with golf nearby in South Ronaldsay

Orkney Islands / South Ronaldsay

3 4 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Ask about children
  • Private garden
BURNHOUSE CONSTRUCTED IN 2011, IS A SPACIOUS MODERN BUNGALOW, SET IN ITS OWN 0.5 ACRE PLOT AND SURROUNDED BY FARMLAND. THE PROPERTY ENJOYS STUNNING PANORAMIC VIEWS OF SCAPA FLOW , THE ISLANDS, AND THE ORPHIR HILLS. JUST A FOUR MINUTE DRIVE FROM THE PENTLAND FERRY TE  …see more

from $89 / night

$454 / week

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from $89 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Cottage rental in Dounby

Mainland / Dounby

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • 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 ninet  …see more

from $95 / night

$378 - $630 / week

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from $95 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Vacation home in Kirkwall

Mainland / Kirkwall

3 5 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 0.1 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
19 St Catherine’s Place is a Historic Scotland listed building in the heart of The City and Royal Burgh of Kirkwall, Orkney’s principle town. An ideal base for your holiday to explore Orkney yet only a short walk to the magnificent St Magnus Cathedral, the Bishop  …see more

from $76 / night

$441 - $750 / week

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from $76 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Vacation lodge in Stromness

Mainland / Stromness

2 4 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 nights min
  • Nearest beach 5 mi
  • Child friendly
First floor self catering Lodge on a working farm, finished to a very high standard. Located in the heart of the World heritage site, close to Maeshowe, Skara Brae, Ring of Brodgar and the archeological site of Ness of Brodgar. Ideal for Walking, fishing or just relax  …see more

from $126 / night

$693 - $882 / week

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from $126 / night

(1) Excellent 

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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

from $120 / night

$693 - $832 / week

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from $120 / night

15

Kirkwall Vacation apartment rental

Mainland / Kirkwall

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Ask about children
No.7 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 $133 / night

$738 - $864 / week

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from $133 / night

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Vacation home in Evie

Mainland / Evie

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
The house has been renovated over the last two years and is being offered to the holiday market on a self catering basis for the first time in 2016. It sits in a 4 acre plot with views over farmland to Eynhallow sound. There are two good sized bedrooms, separate dining  …see more

from $95 / night

$498 - $630 / week

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from $95 / night

(1) Excellent 

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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 $72 / night

$385 / week

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from $72 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Vacation bungalow in Kirkwall

Mainland / Kirkwall

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 2 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Cunningair is a self catering property with 4 double bedrooms and can comfortable accommodate 6 but can sleep up to 8. Ideally situated on the outskirts of Kirkwall, you will be staying in the perfect accommodation centrally located for travelling all over Orkney. A g  …see more

from $152 / night

$693 - $819 / week

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from $152 / night

(3) Very Good 

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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,  …see more

from $89 / night

$618 / week

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from $89 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Vacation apartment in Stromness

Mainland / Stromness

2 5 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
After a day of exploring all of what Orkney has to offer you can relax back in the comfort and privacy of your apartment. You may wish to wind away an evening with a relaxing walk around The Loons (old Norse for ‘marshy area’) – an adjacent flat meadowside walk,  …see more

from $95 / night

$662 / week

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from $95 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Deerness

Mainland / Deerness

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • 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

from $101 / night

$391 - $580 / week

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from $101 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Stromness

Mainland / Stromness

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
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 $108 / night

$756 / week

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from $108 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Vacation home in Birsay

Orkney Islands / Birsay

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
Welcome Bokieha accommodates six guests and welcomes pets. The house boasts a rural setting in the heart of the West Mainland of Orkney, overlooking beautiful sea views to the north and the most stunning scenery to the south of Hundland Loch, the Hoy hills and Kitchener  …see more

from $76 / night

$441 - $794 / week

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from $76 / night

(7) Excellent 

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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 $89 / night

$567 / week

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from $89 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Vacation apartment in Stromness

Mainland / Stromness

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
After a day of exploring all of what Orkney has to offer you can relax back in the comfort and privacy of your apartment. You may wish to wind away an evening with a relaxing walk around The Loons (old Norse for ‘marshy area’) – an adjacent flat meadowside walk,  …see more

from $82 / night

$574 / week

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from $82 / night

(2) Excellent 

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

South Ronaldsay / St Margaret's Hope

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
This newly renovated cottage has been finished to a high standard and is in a stunning elevated position with beautiful panoramic views across the shores of Scapa Flow. It is situated on the outskirts of St. Margaret's Hope in a quiet, peaceful location. The village and  …see more

from $77 / night

$536 / week

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from $77 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Stromness Vacation lodge rental

Mainland / Stromness

2 4 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 nights min
  • Nearest beach 5 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Ground floor self catering Lodge on a working farm, finished to a very high standard. Located in the heart of the World heritage site, close to Maeshowe, Skara Brae, Ring of Brodgar and the archeological site of Ness of Brodgar. Ideal for Walking, fishing or just rela  …see more

from $126 / night

$693 - $882 / week

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from $126 / night

(4) Very Good 

8

Kirkwall Vacation apartment rental

Mainland / Kirkwall

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Car not necessary
28A st Catherine's Place is a self catering town house apartment, with two bedrooms, which can sleep 4. There is also a small double sofa bed in the living room which could comfortably sleep another guest. There is lounge seating for 4 and the kitchen table would sit 6  …see more

from $114 / night

$504 - $567 / week

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from $114 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Vacation apartment in Kirkwall

Mainland / Kirkwall

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Private garden
Welcome to Elska Apartment, Ideally located in the heart of Kirkwall. This cosy apartment promises to offer you a comfortable stay. Elska apartment will offer you a warm welcome for your trip to Orkney. Situated in a prime central location within minutes of many wonder  …see more

from $76 / night

$315 - $504 / week

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from $76 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Vacation lodge in Orphir

Mainland / Orphir

2 4 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 nights min
  • 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 $139 / night

$819 / week

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from $139 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Vacation home rental

Mainland / Kirkwall

3 8 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 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 a family bathroom which includes a  …see more

from $183 / night

$1260 / week

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from $183 / night

(3) Excellent 

10

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

from $89 / night

$473 - $504 / week

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from $89 / night

(2) 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 $66 / night

$378 / week

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from $66 / night

(2) Very Good 

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St. Margaret's Hope Vacation shepherds hut rental

South Ronaldsay / St Margaret's Hope

1 3 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 night min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
Wheems Eco Bothies / Pods overlook cliffs and sandy beaches to the south within 5 minutes walk. Wheems Eco Cabins are designed and built on the farm, resembling the traditional upturned boat shelters. They look out to sea through fully glazed double doors and provide an  …see more

from $26 / night

$126 - $279 / week

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from $26 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Vacation lodge in Orphir

Mainland / Orphir

2 4 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 nights min
  • 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 al  …see more

from $139 / night

$819 / week

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from $139 / night

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Vacation b&b in Kirkwall

Mainland / Kirkwall

2 2 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Ask about children
Home from home but better! Straigona is a purpose built B&B with comfortable rooms and views over Inganess Bay and onto the island of Shapinsay. Semi rural and just 5 miles from Kirkwall. Ideally situated for touring mainland Orkney. Breakfasts include local produce  …see more

from $114 / night

$794 / week

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from $114 / night

(2) Excellent 

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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
  • 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 $108 / night

$756 / week

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from $108 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Burray Vacation bungalow rental

Orkney Islands / Burray

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • 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

from $70 / night

$441 - $536 / week

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from $70 / night

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