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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful bedroom and a comforting jacuzzi bath to ourselves in the evening. Sea view and a comfortable landing lounge to share with our friends. Central situation for travelling around Orkney Kathy was a mine of information. I have mixed fruit for breakfast at home and was delighted that it was available here. We loved Westrow Lodge.

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taiter, Owner at Westrow Lodge B & B, responded to this review

We love that you loved Westrow Lodge! The upstairs dedicated lounge is a wonderful place to relax with friends and plan what next to do in Orkney. I am glad I was able to assist with information in making the most of your stay in Orkney. More and more of my guests are looking for alternatives to the typical fry-up... More 

Newburgh, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our room was amazing; huge, king-size bed, sea view window and a bathroom to order with built in bubbles and coloured lighting. The surrounding area is rural, complete with Aberdeen Angus cows and birds galore. Oh, and not forgetting the ruined croft buildings behind. Very photogenic.

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Thank ajmagnus
taiter, Owner at Westrow Lodge B & B, responded to this review

This is the first time in 21 years that I have received not one, but two honeymooning couples! Love was definitely in the air. I am absolutely delighted that both couples decided to spend their special time in Orkney staying at Westrow Lodge! Thank you for your review and your appreciation of your room and the views. More 

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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely few days in Westrow Lodge, with very spacious room and bathroom, very clean and comfortable. Close to Stromness and Kirkwall in a quiet location with great views of the Orphir Bay. I definitely recommend.

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Thank Kateřina K
taiter, Owner at Westrow Lodge B & B, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review and recommendation. Delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Westrow Lodge and hope you come back again! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

A friend and I spent several days / nights here in January and went away at the end of this time with good memories and both being more than happy to recommend the Lodge to others. The rooms, facilities and welcome from and continued interaction with Keith and Kathy were all very much enjoyed and added greatly to our all... More 

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Thank Peter H
taiter, Owner at Westrow Lodge B & B, responded to this review

How nice of you to take the time to write a review; belated or not! We are pleased you still have happy memories of your stay with us and would recommend us to others. It is important that our guests enjoy the facilities, the views and interacting with us. Whether you stay at our B & B our our self-catering... More 

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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

We loved Westrow, plain and simple. Kathy's killer breakfasts and Keith's uproarious stories were fuel for several days of exploration all around Orkney. Our room was spacious, well appointed, and immaculately clean, and we felt genuinely welcome and comfortable from the first moment to the last. One of the best vacation lodging experiences we've ever had. Highly and enthusiastically recommended.

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taiter, Owner at Westrow Lodge B & B, responded to this review

A very big thank you for your highly enthusiastic review! We are so happy you felt welcome and cared for in our home. We look forward to having you back again soon! More 

Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

A friendly welcome and a lovely few days. Our room was spacious, very well equipped and very comfortable. We both enjoyed our stay and felt very welcome. The location is pea full but ideal to visit all parts of the Island with Kirkwall and Stromness only 15 minutes or so away. We stayed for 4 nights but wish we had... More 

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Thank Conor C
taiter, Owner at Westrow Lodge B & B, responded to this review

I love meeting new people and really enjoyed your visit with us. I am delighted that you enjoyed the room, the location and your stay. You managed to see alot of Orkney in 4 days but hopefully you will come back to see even more! Thank you for your kind review. More 

Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

I wish I could write a bad review because then I could keep Westrow Lodge and Kathy all to myself, but I was taught to share. Kathy made a trip that could have been awful,(we were leaving our daughter behind in Kirkwall to start unit) into something lovely to remember. The lodge itself is very comfortable and beautiful and Kathy's... More 

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Thank 149joyce
taiter, Owner at Westrow Lodge B & B, responded to this review

I am glad that I could help make a sad goodbye to your daughter a lovely memory of happy times. It was great meeting you as a family unit and helping you to get things sorted for her. Starting university is an exciting adventure and she is off to a great start. You are always welcome back! More 

Cupar, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Cathy provided a very friendly welcome and plenty of help and advice. Stayed 3 nights and had a glorious bike ride to Stromness, Skarra Brae, Orkney brewery (great food and drink), ring of Brognar and twilight (6pm) tour of Maeshowe finished of with lovely crab and avocado starter then fish and chips at the Noust bar. Next day we resorted... More 

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taiter, Owner at Westrow Lodge B & B, responded to this review

Orkney is a wonderfully peaceful biking destination but we also recommend you bring a car too, to get the most of your stay, which you did. We belong to the Visit Orkney "Welcome Cyclists" scheme so have a folder full of maps and ideas of where to go and what to see on your bike. Our central location makes us... More 

Stuttgart, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

We had four wonderful days on Orkney. Kathy is the perfect host. The westrow is very comfortable, the room is big and the bathroom luxury. We learned a lot about the history of the Orkney Isalnds (the neolithic period). Okney is also a good place to visit the different and fascinating landscapes.

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Thank Schmiddi_Degerloch
taiter, Owner at Westrow Lodge B & B, responded to this review

Glad to hear that you enjoyed four wonderful days in Orkney and found your accommodation at Westrow Lodge to be so comfortable. There is so much to learn about Orkney and continue to learn! We hope you come back for another visit to explore even more the different and fascinating landscapes. Thank you for your review. More 

Birmingham UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

the american hostess was most welcoming, helpful and knowledgeable about Orkney but we did miss the anticipated charm of a true island local and whilst the high quality 'cooked to order' breakfasts were tasty & satisfying, they lacked the scottish touch - eg no orkney black pudding on offer

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Thank barntgreen
taiter, Owner at Westrow Lodge B & B, responded to this review

Your review certainly made my day-a big smile :) !!! I feel a bit of an imposter if you missed the company of a true island local! My father's family all originate in Orkney for many generations and I came back to my "roots" 20 years ago from America. I am probably more local than alot of folk here even... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Attractive modern purpose built Norwegian style timber house peacefully situated beside the A964 conveniently between Kirkwall and Stromness. Enjoy glorious views over Scapa Flow and the surrounding countryside. Two spacious en-suite bedrooms with superking beds on the first floor with TV and tea/coffee making facilities. Comfortable guest lounge. Full traditional breakfast or can cook to order. Local pub within walking distance for evening meal. No smoking. No pets. Treat yourself to one of the best! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Westrow Lodge B & B

Address: Westrow Lodge A964, Orphir KW17 2RD, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Orkney Islands > Mainland > Orphir
Price Range: $115 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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