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Foinhaven Bed & Breakfast

Germiston Road, Orphir KW16 3HD , Scotland
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Foinhaven Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #4 of 8 Orphir B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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English first
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

When we left Foinhaven and the Orkney, already missing them, Margaret and Raymond hugged us at the front door. We had been there only for three days, but we were beginning to feel part of the family and part of the place: not only the house, so nice and well run, but also Orphir and the whole island. Foinhaven is... More

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Dunkeld, Scotland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought I had booked a week's single B&B, at this lovely quiet spot with views of loch, sea and hills all around. But for the cheapest of prices one might expect for B&B I got a whole apartment, with bedroom for three, large shower room, sitting room and fully equipped kitchen (full size cooker, fridge, freezer and microwave, plus... More

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Maryland
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17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved this B&B and would actually rate this closer to a 5-star stay. Our rooms were cosy and clean (we had two of them for four people) and the view from the front was incredible. Owners were incredibly nice and I would definitely stay there again! My only downsides were the wifi and the noise from those above my... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With a friendly handshake at their front door, Margaret & Raymond welcome us into their home - upstairs to one if the three apartments, we head into the spacious 3 bedroom apartment - we stayed here 3 years ago and this second visit the apartment is just as clean, comfortable and well stocked with items such as milk, coffee &... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
45 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

I stayed just one night while working in the area, It was a quiet location, a very nice room and a friendly welcome. It can be a bit difficult to find, I would certainly stay again if in the area. A great breakfast too.

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nr Motherwell, Scotland, United Kingdom
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80 reviews 80 reviews
10 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

Im back a few weeks now from Foinhaven and haven't rushed to write a review because I wrote a very extensive one last time. Came here just to really refer newer readers back to it, to find I could no longer access it. So here goes with a new review. I would NEVER consider stayiong anywhere else on Orkney. I... More

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Milford, Ontario
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

We stayed for seven nights in one of the self-catering flats upstairs; views of the mist rolling in from the mountain over the loch, the sheep in the fields,t he water. The flat included free wifi and a generous selection of pots, pans, cutlery and crockery in the kitchen. Everything was clean and in good order. The owners were friendly,... More

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Insch
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013 via mobile

Went up to Orkney for a long weekend and spent 3 nights at this Bed and Breakfast. Lost count the amount of times stayed there as absolutely fantastic location. Waulkmill Bay nearby with a lovely beach. Rooms are spotless with everything you need ( better equipped than many hotels) with lots of cupboard space. Rooms are bright and airy. Tremendous... More

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Seattle, Washington
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

We have to start this story in how we found this place; we were playing it by ear in booking accommodations while in Scotland, choosing to book each day depending on where we were. This was not a problem for the entire time, EXCEPT when we were on Orkney Island. We landed in Kirkwall just as a big event was... More

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nr Motherwell, Scotland, United Kingdom
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80 reviews 80 reviews
10 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

My husband and I booked for one week in July in the two bedroom apartment at Foinhaven. Im not going to waste you time by telling you how fabulous it was, but on the premiss that actions speak louder than words, I will tell you that when leaving I left a deposit on the flat so we can go back... More

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Address: Germiston Road, Orphir KW16 3HD , Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Orkney Islands > Mainland > Orphir
Also Known As:
Foinhaven Bed & Breakfast Orkney Islands/Orphir

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