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All reviewsnice friendly staffhear noisesmoked haddockdressing gownslounge barfree car parkfish and chipsshower roomharbour frontnight's sleeplocal amenitiesfantastic locationcomfortable bedfirst morninglight sleeperbottled waterstay there again
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed a night there in April. Rooms seem to have been renovated. I had one of the top floor rooms. Clean and well appointed. However it was a Saturday night and slightly noisy till midnight. Clean etc. Easy to walk from the ferry. My problem...More

Thank Flyingdoc56
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent six days in Kirkwall, staying here. Says 3 star on the door, but 5 star with the staff, food and care provided. The rooms have been updated. Mine was a twin room, but staff suggested they move the beds to make it a kingsize....More

Thank franneeannee
Response from Ga7ethC, Owner at The ShoreResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking time to give feedback. Glad you enjoyed your stay. We will try to find a quieter space next time you are with us.

Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Stayed for one night during February. My room was clean and comfortable. Tea and coffee facility in room was plentiful with bottled water as well. Bathroom nice and clean with a nice shower. Slept well.

Thank Ron C
Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

I spent 3 weeks “living” here and would highly recommend to anyone visiting this beautiful island the room was well laid out,en-suite was great did have an issue with shower but was rectified immediately. Staff were all great,friendly & helpful. The restaurant was lovely and...More

Thank David M
Reviewed October 23, 2017

My wife and I stayed here with our 2 granddaughters and we all liked it. We got a suite on the top floor with a double and a twin room which was just perfect for us and only cost £125. The rooms were very comfortable...More

Thank spootiemad
Response from Ga7ethC, Owner at The ShoreResponded October 24, 2017

Thanks for taking time to give your feedback. Glad you enjoyed your stay. The loft suite works well for families right enough.

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December 22, 2017|
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Response from 350highlandlassie | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have any ground floor rooms. I asked if there was a lift when I booked as we were travelling with my elderly father in la. I was told there was a lift. On arrival there wasn't one.
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Dawn S
April 8, 2015|
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Response from Samantha B | Property representative |
Good morning Apologies for the delayed response. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide accommodation for the dates requested as we are fully booked. If there are alternative dates which you would like to be checked... More
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"Ask for a refurbished room"
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"Don't accept rooms 25 or 16."
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"If you have trouble with stairs ask for a room in the annex (level access is from the outside of the building)"
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"My son was in room 17 which was equally bad so don't ask for 16 or 17!!!"
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