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Holland House

Harray KW17 2LQ, Scotland
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Ranked #2 of 3 Harray B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Sydney, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a restful enjoyable three nights at Holland House. Jan made us feel very welcome and it was a wonderful base from which to visit the Western Mainland and Hoy. Only drawback was limited good dining in the vicinity. One night we even took wine and cold cuts back to the House so that we didn't need to drive... More

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Three nights at Holland House from June 18 2014 and a real home from home. Wonderful hostess (Jan) excellent breakfasts and elegant and tasteful surroundings. Don't book another B&B on Orkney until you've checked HH for availability - it's the best

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Killin, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We enjoyed our 2 night stay at Holland house with hosts John and Jan.Nothing was a problem.On arrival a fresh brew of coffee and home bakes.Lovely large bedroom and bathroom with Orkney Soaps.Jan and John recommended good eating places and we're not disappointed.If we come to Orkney again we would love to stay here again.Thanks once again.

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Its difficult to think that anywhere in orkney could surpass the standards set by Holland House. Jan is an excellent and unobtrusive host who gave us such a warm welcome into her home and made our visit to those beautiful islands one to remember.

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Edinburgh
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45 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

This is a wonderful house and a great place to stay. Breakfasts are very tasty with lots of options. The living room was very cosy with the real fire and refreshments offered were a good way to spend an evening. Jan was very helpful and accommodating. The rooms are of high quality and the beds were super comfy. I would... More

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London, United Kingdom
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23 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Our second stay at this wonderful b&b did not disappoint. In the course of the intervening years, Holland House has obviously managed to keep up its exceptionally high standards - its charming bedrooms as comfortable and beautiful, its breakfast as delicious, and the welcome from Jan and John as warm as 8 years ago! When the sun is out, there... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013 via mobile

totally fell in love with this accommodation and the hostess Spent a comfortable evening by the warm inviting fire having wine and cheese that we purchased at the local market. We could have stayed for much longer!

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Bellingham, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

We spent a week on Orkney Island and our accommodation's were very convenient to ALL the historical and Neolithic places on the Island. Our Hostess, Jan, and her husband were very warm and inviting and the rooms are very accommodating for travelers! Beds are very comfortable and breakfast are very good. The B & B is very clean and comfortable.... More

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Ellon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

After a small adventure to find you we were given a very warm welcome which continued through out our stay. The room excelled our expectations and the breakfasts all you could possibly wish for and more. Jan pointed us too very fine dining in the evenings.We would certainly recommend Holland House to all our friends and anyone else who asked... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

We stayed four nights on a visit to the Shetlands and the Orkneys in Aug 2013 having arrived via Canada and Norway. We are not inexperienced with a wide range of accommodations including B&B's, and, like the weather, experiences can be variable in all types of lodging. Having said this, our experiences at Holland House were entirely positive and thoroughly... More

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Address: Harray KW17 2LQ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Orkney Islands > Mainland > Harray
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Holland House Orkney Islands/Harray

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Five-star luxurious accommodation in beautifully appointed former manse situated near excellent trout fishing lochs and World Heritage Sites. Spacious residents lounge with open fire and conservatory leading to walled garden. Wireless broadband available. Private parking. ... more   less 
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