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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

location, rooms, staff and pejple made this place for me. i was not expecting locals to be so friendly and kind. staff on duty, Emma Brown was coutorous, helpful but professional. drinks were nice tried some rare whiskies and gin. must go and enjoy the orgadian hospitality

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped here for one night prior to getting the ferry back to the mainland from neighbouring village. Loads of free parking. Staff very helpful. Family room (at the top of the building - no lift but only 2 flights of stairs) could not be faulted. The decoration was lovely and very appropriate to the hotels location. Our room had fabulous... More 

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Helmsdale, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Found this Hotel by chance and booked a meal for the following night,the meal was fantastic and the staff were excellent.We could not fault this place and the view from the dining room was breathtaking,if you choose to dine here you need to book in advance.The menu is quality and the presentation of the food is quality,this place is worth... More 

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Kemnay, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very comfortable room, cosy bathroom great shower especially welcoming after a dampish day driving on Orkney in Caterham 7's! It was part of our NC500 trip but we couldn't resist a wee detour to Orkney and so glad we did. Lovely dinner and a warm welcome in the bar. Breakfast set us up perfectly for our return crossing to the... More 

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Ceres, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Even though they were busy they went out of their way to find us a table to eat. The service was excellent. Staff were friendly & informative. Lovely food and presentation. Very filling and great value. Will be back again & recommending to others.

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Frankston, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel has a all the amenities you require with excellent service and food. We had an excellent dinner and the breakfast was the best we had whilst in the UK - offered 4 types of fish was certainly unique for breakfast - kippers, smokeys, smoked salmon and herrings in oatmeal!

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Livingston, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a family suite at this hotel and were greeted with a lovely welcome even though there was an annual event at the hotel and the place was packed. The suite was gorgeous and immaculate and had seating areas and a kitchen. The evening meals were amazing so much so that we eat there every night. The breakfast service... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely harbour view from all bedrooms and conservatory restaurant - modern rooms, bit small but with everything you need. Delicious meals - all freshly cooked to order with local produce - best Fish Pie ever! Not much to see in Burray - about 20 mins to Kirkwall - passing Italian Chapel on the way. Very convenient for the Pentland Ferry... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Our first visit to Orkney and were glad to have picked this hotel. Room with a view of the little harbour, nice to waken an look out. The breakfast was first class, the meals in the restaurant were fine but the bar meals menu was first class. The staff were friendly, efficient, and helpful about places to visit. We had... More 

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Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

We came for the second time back to this Hotel. It was the end off our 3 weeks touring trip in Scotland. We have been a bit concered as the Hotel has changed ownership. But this lovely and nice manageress kept the place in its oustanding way going. The bedroom has been spotless clean and bright. The Staff was very... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Meeting Rooms

Additional Information about Sands Hotel

Address: Sands Motel Pier Road, Burray Village KW17 2SS, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Orkney Islands > Burray > Burray Village
Price Range: $122 - $262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Sands Hotel Burray Village
Sands Hotel Burray, Orkney Islands
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