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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed for a few days in Room 2 in the Annex. I was greeted by Jordan who provided excellent service to me throughout my stay. The only thing strange about my stay was the cleaner - whilst she tidied up my room and changed my cup daily she never cleaned the bathroom or changed the towels and when I... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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125 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had 5 nights in this hotel. It is small, and looks a bit tired, but overall the standard was perfectly acceptable, with a comfortable room. The staff were friendly and helpful. Food is served both in the restaurant and the bars; we tried both, and enjoyed our meals each time. Location is good, with the harbour and the centre... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying at the Shore Hotel as part of a tour group. The room we were allocated is quite comfortable and the service is fantastic. Jordan and Dana have looked after us and nothing has been too much trouble in meeting the needs of the tour group.

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Invergordon, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My Husband and I called into the Shore Bar for a drink, on entering the one customer in the place, said ring the bell on the counter if you want served, eventually a barmaid appeared, poured our drink and disappeared, at one point another customer came into the bar, fang the bell, and waited, after a good few minutes he... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent 4 nights at the Shore so as to have 3 full days to explore Orkney. My room was large and very comfortable. It overlooked the harbor. The location was perfect for me traveling without a car. I was able to walk to everything I wanted to see in town and to the bus station. The staff was friendly... More 

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Argyll, Scotland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend and I stayed at The Shore for two nights while there to visit the sights on Orkney. The room was clean and comfortable, the staff very friendly and helpful, and the location excellent. The breakfasts were lovely! Made to order plus a buffet of cold foods. I had an omelette both mornings and they were huge, hot and... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

We spent 2 very comfortable nights at this hotel. The room overlooking the harbour was fabulous and had everything we wanted. The public bar and the lounge bar were comfortable and the staff could not have been more friendly and helpful even to the point of recommending somewhere to eat. The location is brilliant right beside the main shopping street... More 

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Chard, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights. The hotel is clean and comfortable. Breakfast was excellent and we ate in the hotel restaurant on two nights - all food really good. The service in all areas of the hotel cannot be faulted - the staff are a credit to the hotel. We had booked a double and two single rooms. The double (room... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Loved our stay at The Shore on Friday night. Quick easy check in, lovely staff who were all happy to help, great rooms which were spotlessly clean. We Will definitely stay at the Shore again next time we come to Orkney and will hopefully stay for longer next time.

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Monterossa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

The Shore is located perfectly, right on the harbour front in Kirkwall. It's a bit of a rabbit warren with a few stairs to navigate, unless you get rooms 1 or 2 on the ground floor. These rooms are larger and more modern, with a separate entrance from the street. The other rooms are on the smaller size but well... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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The Shore Inn the perfect stay overlooking the harbour in Orkney Islands. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Shore

Address: Shore Street, Kirkwall KW15 1LG, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Orkney Islands > Mainland > Kirkwall
Price Range: $127 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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