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1 Kringla Apartments, Orkney

Kringla apartments, quality self catering holiday accommodation in Orkney.
1 of 21Kringla apartments, quality self catering holiday accommodation in Orkney.
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Dounby, Mainland, Orkney Islands, Scotland
Kringla Apartments, self catering holiday accommodation in Orkney, are situated in the peaceful village of Dounby which is cosily nestled in the West Mainland of Orkney. You are within very close walking distance to the local shop, petrol station, restaurant and bar, café, post office, hairdresser, doctor, buses and play park. Kringla consists of three beautiful new apartments, which have been designed and lovingly furnished with comfort always in mind.The apartment sleeps four and you are guaranteed a soothing and peaceful nights sleep. The apartment is equipped to a high standard with its own shower room, kitchen/dining area and lounge. The lounge has a flat screen TV, and is the perfect place to kick off your shoes after a day of exploration in the fresh Orkney air. We have over 25 years experience in self catering and consistent... Read more
Listing #HL252682
About the Owner
Kay M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2012
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Reviewed July 30, 2018

This ground floor apartment is very well presented. It’s modern and spotless. Very comfortable and plenty of parking. Extras like washing machine, dryer and clothes line. Close to all the Neolithic sites on Mainland as well as Stromness. Lovely coastal walks and fine beaches only...More

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Kringla, VR Owner at 1 Kringla Apartments, Orkney, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2018

Thank you for such a wonderful review. I am delighted that you have enjoyed our islands and the convenience of Kringla for all the local amenities. Would love to welcome you back.

Reviewed June 6, 2018

The apartments were in an ideal location, being central to the primary sites we wished to visit. The weather was so good that we weren't in our apartment for long periods, spending time outdoors from early morning to late evening. On the few occasions we...More

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Kringla, VR Owner at 1 Kringla Apartments, Orkney, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2018

Thank you for the great review!

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Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

Lovely apartment with everything you could need including fresh free range eggs from Kay’s farm and other Orkney treats - thank you Kay. Apartment is clean and bright getting the sun at the back in the morning and the front in the evening. Kay sent...More

Thank MFraser51
Kringla, VR Owner at 1 Kringla Apartments, Orkney, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2018

Thank you for the great review! I hope to welcome you back again.

  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Pets allowed in Kringla 2 only by prior arrangement. House rules apply.
    1 Shower
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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About the neighborhood
Dounby is a small village in the heart of the West Mainland of Orkney. It is very convenient for a stress free holiday.

There is a grocery shop, a butcher(local beef, pork and lamb), post office, hairdresser, chemist and hotel all within a few minutes walk from Kringla. At the primary school in Dounby there is a playpark and tennis court.

Visitors to the area frequently comment on the friendly people who make you feel very welcome.
Getting around
A car is recommended but bicycles would also be acceptable as Dounby is central to the West Mainland and many of the sites.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Kirkwall: 15.5 mi
Ferry: Stromness: 8.7 mi
Kringla is in the peaceful village of Dounby which is in the heart of the West Mainland of Orkney. It is central for archeological sites, beaches, cliffs, RSPB bird reserves and much more. Orkney is accessible by ferry from Aberdeen, Scrabster and Gills Bay ( 4 miles west of John O'Groats) and by air from Inverness, Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow. Check out Flybe, Northlink and Pentland Ferries web sites.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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