West End Hotel

14 Main Street


Very good

Based on 189 reviews
  • Wi-Fi

  • 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, debit 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
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds
  • This property accepts Visa and Mastercard; cash is not accepted

Check-in Special Instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 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. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Minimum Age


You need to know

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.


General description

West End Hotel is set in Kirkwall 1.2 km from Highland Park Distillery. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Free private parking is available on site.Certain rooms feature a seating area for your convenience. West End Hotel features free WiFi throughout the property. A flat-screen TV is offered.The nearest airport is Kirkwall Airport 4 km from the property.


A stay at West End Hotel places you in the heart of Kirkwall, steps from Mainland and 4 minutes by foot from Bishop's Palace. This hotel is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Earl's Palace and 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from St. Magnus Cathedral.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Mainland - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Bishop's Palace - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Earl's Palace - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Orkney Museum - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
St. Magnus Cathedral - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Orkney Wireless Museum - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Scapa Beach - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Scapa Distillery - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
Balfour Castle - 8.5 km / 5.3 mi
Mine Howe - 9.1 km / 5.7 mi
Mill Sand - 9.4 km / 5.8 mi
Churchill Barriers - 11.8 km / 7.3 mi
Italian Chapel - 12.5 km / 7.8 mi
Sandi Sand - 12.8 km / 7.9 mi
Standing Stones of Stenness - 14.8 km / 9.2 mi

The nearest major airport is Kirkwall (KOI) - 5.2 km / 3.2 mi


Satisfy your appetite for lunch or dinner at the hotel's restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary full breakfast is included.


Stay in one of 10 guestrooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and digital programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services.

Business, and other amenities

The front desk is staffed during limited hours. Free self parking is available onsite.

Hotel Amenities

  • Wi-Fi

  • Front desk

  • Concierge

  • Laundry service

  • Restaurant

  • Parking


Internet Access
  • Wi-Fi
Parking & transportation
  • Parking
Front desk services
  • Concierge
  • Front desk
  • Laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Garden
  • Wheelchair accessible rooms
Food & drink
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Does West End Hotel offer free breakfast?

    No, West End Hotel does not offer complimentary breakfast. It is available at a surcharge.

  • Does West End Hotel have non-smoking rooms

    No, West End Hotel doesn't have non-smoking rooms.

  • Does West End Hotel provide a shuttle service?

    No, Please contact the hotel for more information.

  • Does West End Hotel have a swimming pool?

    No, West End Hotel does not have a swimming pool.

  • Does West End Hotel have free Wi-Fi?

    No, West End Hotel does not offer free Wi-Fi.

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