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Lindisfarne Guest House

Stromness KW16 3LL, Scotland
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Leschenault Western Australia
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72 reviews
50 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Absolutely delighted with this little gem of a B&B in Stromness! Conveniently located only 4 minutes away from the Ferry Inn, where we enjoyed excellent evening meals for both nights of our stay, we were happily surprised by the comfort and softness of the beds, after two less-than-good nights in other B&B's costing 15 - 20 pounds more per couple,... More 

Thank ShaniCat52
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51 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

I stayed here in 2006 with my husband and elderly parents. It was the perfect location for our week's holiday in Orkney. Eileen and Tom Worthington were very welcoming, the breakfasts were fantastic and the accommodation was excellent, with a lounge upstairs for the guests. The B&B is located a few minutes' drive from Stromness, and the views are stunning!

Thank Bev M
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

My daughter and I stayed at this B&B for 3 nights. It was a very pleasant stay thanks to our hosts. They are very kind and will go out of their way to help you find places and things to do. It's a bit difficult to find if you aren't familiar with the area; even the visitor center in Kirkwall... More 

Thank scocialass
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501 reviews
132 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 287 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

Lovely B&B (with attached self catering cottage) a couple of moments drive from Stromness with great views over the harbour and surrounding islands. Comfortable lounge on the first floor, again with lovely views. The hosts are welcoming and friendly. Beds were comfortable with electric blankets. Breakfast consists of a selection of cereal and fruit and then a full cooked breakfast... More 

Thank TraLonW
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

We returned to stay at the self catering cottage at Lindisfarne for the second year running. The cottage has everything you need ,it is welcoming ,homely, clean and comfy with the most amazing views of Stromness and Hoy which are spectacular even at night. Eileen and Tom are great and make you feel so welcome we wouldn't want to stay... More 

Thank Lisa F
St. Paul, MN
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12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2011

Here's a very nice, clean and hospitable place to stay near Stromness on the main island of Orkney. Eileen and Tom go out of their way to ensure you have a pleasant and happy visit with them. Eileen even sent me an email to wish me a happy return home to the States. The rooms are tidy and clean. Free... More 

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Ho Ho Kus, New Jersey
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14 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2011

My husband and I were recently stormed in an extra day, the Worthingtons were above and beyond with thier kindness. The rooms are tidy, cosy and well appointed. Breakfadt if you are B & B-ing it is excellent. Tom and Eileen were very knowledgeable about good spots to eat on the island. The upstairs guest lounge is a great place... More 

1 Thank Lrager
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29 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2011

Tom & Eileen were very welcoming and helpful. Even emailing us to find out how we got on when they found out that our trip to Shetland was in doubt when we had been let down by the Guest House there. Would definately go back.

Thank travellerh
Leicester, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2011

Eileen & Tom Worthington are excellent hosts and have a great place up on the hill out of Stromness, with stunning views over the harbour to Hoy. Tom lent me a pair of binoculars for our time there which was unasked for and much appreciated. I'm busy planning my next trip to Orkney and I'll gladly stay with them again.... More 

Thank Drr0ck
Schenectady, New York
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2010

We stayed four nights at Lindesfarne in August 2010. When our ferry arrived in Stromness I called to get directions; the B&B was easy to find and convenient to the ferry. Eileen met us at the door. Throughout our stay the Worthington's went our of their way to make our stay comfortable. From helping us with reservations at Maeshowe (highly... More 

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