Houton Bay, Orkney Isles



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  • Breakfast

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About the hotel


Check-in Instructions

  • Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
  • Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
  • Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
  • This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, and debit cards; cash is not accepted
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Check-in Special Instructions

There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests will need to ring the front door bell upon check in.

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You need to know

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.


General description

With far-reaching views of Scapa Flow and the southern Orkney Islands the Orkneylodge offers easy access to the islands of Hoy and Flotta. The property offers free parking.The spacious rooms each feature an en suite bathroom a TV and tea/coffee making facilities. Most of the rooms have views of the bay.Guests can enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking cycling and exploring neighbouring islands.Situated next to the ferry terminal at Houton the Orkneylodge is just off the A964 road. Kirkwall and Stromness are within 10 miles radius and both towns are well served by public transport. Historic sites such as ancient Round Kirk and Orkneyinga Saga Centre at Orphir are only 1 mile away.


With a stay at Orkneylodge in Orphir, you'll be by the sea, just a 1-minute walk from Mainland and 10 minutes by foot from Standing Stones of Stenness. This beach hotel is 6.8 mi (11 km) from Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and 7.1 mi (11.4 km) from Maes Howe.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Mainland - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Standing Stones of Stenness - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Scapa Flow Visitor Centre - 11 km / 6.8 mi
Maes Howe - 11.4 km / 7.1 mi
Ring of Brogdar - 12.6 km / 7.8 mi
Scapa Beach - 13.6 km / 8.5 mi
Scapa Distillery - 14 km / 8.7 mi
Stromness Ferry Terminal - 14 km / 8.7 mi
Piers Art Centre - 14.1 km / 8.8 mi
Stromness Museum - 14.8 km / 9.2 mi
Earl's Palace - 16.4 km / 10.2 mi
St. Magnus Cathedral - 16.6 km / 10.3 mi
Orkney Museum - 16.7 km / 10.4 mi
Orkney Wireless Museum - 16.7 km / 10.4 mi
Bishop's Palace - 16.9 km / 10.5 mi

The preferred airport for Orkneylodge is Kirkwall (KOI) - 20.8 km / 12.9 mi


Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's coffee shop/café. Breakfast is available for a fee.


Make yourself at home in one of the 8 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as indoor tennis courts or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. Additional amenities at this hotel include wireless Internet access (surcharge), concierge services, and a picnic area.

Business, and other amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and luggage storage. Free self parking is available onsite.

Hotel Amenities

  • Wi-Fi

  • Non-smoking hotel

  • Concierge

  • Dry cleaning service

  • Valet parking

  • Parking


Internet Access
  • Wi-Fi
Parking & transportation
  • Parking
  • Valet parking
Front desk services
  • Concierge
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Picnic area
  • Tennis court
  • Wheelchair accessible rooms
  • Business centre
  • Garden
  • Non-smoking hotel
Food & drink
  • Breakfast
  • Café
  • Does Orkneylodge offer free breakfast?

    No, Orkneylodge does not offer complimentary breakfast. It is available at a surcharge.

  • Does Orkneylodge have non-smoking rooms

    No, Orkneylodge doesn't have non-smoking rooms.

  • Does Orkneylodge provide a shuttle service?

    No, Please contact the hotel for more information.

  • Does Orkneylodge have a swimming pool?

    No, Orkneylodge does not have a swimming pool.

  • Does Orkneylodge have free Wi-Fi?

    No, Orkneylodge does not offer free Wi-Fi.

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