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    West End Hotel

    14 Main Street, Kirkwall KW15 1BU, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good25%
    • Average10%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Pets Allowed
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    Reviewed August 15, 2013

    Arrived at the hotel very late (off the Aberdeen ferry) but they were expecting me, check-in was already arranged and the hotel owner told me how to find the car park. The room was compact but had enough space to store baggage. The room had...More

    2  Thank Jcp744
    Reviewed August 7, 2013

    Our favourite place to eat on every trip we make to Orkney :) We have been eating here for 4 years now & they never fail to disappoint!! The food is always fabulous & well presented & the portions are large!! It is a must...More

    2  Thank DippyDGlasgow
    Reviewed July 30, 2013

    A quiet location (with a private car park) close to the cathedral - less then 10 minutes walk. Helpful, friendly staff redeem the old fashioned and rather cluttered interior - it felt a bit like staying with an aged aunt who hadn't done any renovation...More

    4  Thank ShanM77
    Reviewed July 28, 2013

    The owners obviously love this hotel and so did I. It may be old fashioned, but in a comforting quirky sort of way, and the plumbing is modern! There was good attention to detail; the dressing gowns were particularly welcome. The cooking was much better...More

    1  Thank val b
    Reviewed July 24, 2013

    I was initially in Room 7 which was entitled Captain Richan’s suite. There was a lounge area with a TV (Didn’t work) and the main bedroom and bathroom. Decor including teddy bars on the beds was not to my taste but felt homely. Carpets needed...More

    1  Thank MrsMiggins46
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $116 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Kirkwall
    • #4 Business Hotel in Kirkwall
    • #5 Family Hotel in Kirkwall
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Orkney Islands >
    • Mainland >
    • Kirkwall
    • Also Known As
    • West End Kirkwall ,
    • Hotel West End ,
    • West End Hotel Kirkwall, Orkney Islands
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    Karen M
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    Response from Graham M | Reviewed this property |
    I don't think so however the airport is only a very short (10 minute) taxi ride away.
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    "WIFI can be difficult but it is a very old building, if you need it in your room ask before you check in."
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    "There was wifi in common room& bar. Our room was way back and had no wifi."
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    "There are rooms at the back and in the "attic", which might not suit everyone, as there's no..."
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    "i struggled to keep window open, so maybe ask for a block if you like window open all night."
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