Skaill House Apartments

Self Catering

Skaill House, Sandwick, Orkney, KW16 3LR

    Skaill House apartments comprises of two self-catering apartments situated in a private wing of Skaill House- the finest mansion house in Orkney. Situated next to the stunning Bay of Skaill, and the Neolithic village of Skara Brae.

    Skaill House apartments comprises of two self-catering apartments situated in a private wing of Skaill House- the finest mansion house in Orkney. Situated next to the stunning Bay of Skaill, and the neolithic village of Skara Brae, the apartments are self contained in the North Wing of Skaill house and form two sides of a sheltered courtyard. They have their own private entrance and access to a garden, and are ideal for family holidays beside the beach, or as a romantic venue for couples.

    Guests staying in the apartments have free access to Skaill House (by arrangement out of season). Holiday lets are available from Saturday to Saturday and short breaks are available during off-peak times or upon arrangement where possible. Skaill House has a well stocked shop selling quality local produce, crafts and books, and the nearby Skara Brae visitor centre has a lovely small restaurant serving meals throughout the day, seven days a week.

    Both apartments have WiFi access, and use of a utility room with a washing machine and tumble dryer. There is ample car parking space, a spacious lawned garden, a sheltered courtyard, and the beach and excellent coastal walks are only 200 metres away. Dogs are welcome. All bed linen and towels are provided and cots and high chairs are available if required. There is also enough space to store bikes and other outdoor equipment if an outdoors holiday is on your agenda.

    Langskaill Apartment is situated on the first floor of the north wing of Skaill House. It is a large, spacious apartment with stunning views across Skaill Bay. Langskaill is ideal for families and enjoys private use of the ‘Long Room’, a large hall with table tennis, snooker, and plenty of room for children to play. This apartment has 3 bedrooms comprising 1 king-size room, 1 large twin room and 1 smaller twin room. It also has a spacious, fully equipped kitchen/diner, and a large living room with open fire. The bathroom contains a bath and shower (over bath)

    Peerieskaill Apartment is situated downstairs in the north wing of Skaill House and is a very comfortable, cosy apartment ideal for couples and small families.

    This apartment has 2 bedrooms comprising 1 double room and one small twin room. A roll out bed is also available on request. It also has a large kitchen/diner and a living room with open fire. The bathroom contains a bath and shower (over bath)

     

    Gradings
    2 Self Catering
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2016 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    1
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff*
    Apartment

    From £320 to £500 per week. Short breaks may be available and prices are available on request

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Accommodation Type

    • Activity Holiday
    • Self Catering Holiday

    Children

    • Children Welcome
    • Cot Available
    • Highchair Available

    Facilities

    • ASVA Member
    • Internet Access
    • Level Access Peerieskaill has access at Ground Level
    • Picnic Area
    • Smoking Permitted
    • Smoking Restricted

    Location

    • Coastal Location
    • Island Location
    • Rural Location

    Special Requirements

    • Children Welcome
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome
    • Pets Welcome
    • Pets Welcome By Arrangement
    • Young People

    Catering

    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles Lovely café in the Skara Brae visitor centre, just a minutes walk from the apartments
    • Kiosk/ Shop Open during Skaill House opening hours
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop
    • Tea & Coffee Available Available during Skaill House opening hours

    Domestic

    • Covered Drying Facilities Available
    • Dishwasher Dishwasher in Langskaill Apartment
    • Electric Cooker
    • Freezer
    • Fridge
    • Fuel Charge
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Iron Available
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Kitchen
    • Laundry Facilities on Complex
    • Linen Provided
    • Log Fire
    • Lounge
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Drying Facility
    • Private Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Smoking Permitted
    • Toilets
    • Towels Provided
    • Tumble Dryer
    • Washing Machine

    Leisure Facilities

    • DVD Player
    • Garden
    • Gift Shop
    • Radio
    • Television
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • Cheque
    • Debit Card
    • Mastercard
    • VISA Card

    Transport

    • Bike Storage Available
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • On Public Transport Route Public transport only available a few days a week. Please check Orkney Council website for details
    • Parking
    • Private Parking

    Road Directions

    From Stromness. Take theĀ A965 to Kirkwall. After 1 mile turn left to Birsay and Skara Brae (A966), after 3 miles turn left to Skaill Bay and Skara Brae (B9056). Skaill house is first left at far end of Skaill loch.

    From Kirkwall. Follow signs out of Kirkwall for the A965 to Stromness. Go through Finstown. Aprox 4 miles outside Finstown turn right onto the B9005 signposted to Skaill Bay and Skara Brae. Follow signs to Skara Brae going straight over a staggered crossroads and then turn right at a 'T' junction at the head of Skaill Loch. Follow the road along the east side of the loch. Skaill is the first turning on your left at the end of the loch.

    Public Transport Directions

    Getting there by ferry:- From Stromness. A965 to Kirkwall. 1 mile turn left to Birsay and Skara Brae (A966), after 3 miles turn left to Skaill Bay and Skara Brae (B9056). Skaill house is first left at far end of Skaill loch.

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