Brekka Lodge

Self Catering

Fladdabister, Cunningsburgh, Shetland Islands, ZE2 9HA

    Brekka Lodge is a modern, high quality self catering property which was completed in August 2009.

    The property is set in a beautiful location with stunning views over the hamlets and bays of Fladdabister and Ocraquoy, the island of Bressay, Breiwick and the North Sea.

    Activities on the doorstep include bird watching, loch and sea fishing and peaceful coastal and hill walks. Within 10 minutes on foot you'll find amazing flora and fauna, geological delights, shingle beaches, ruins and much more - an explorer's paradise! Walk just a little further and the village of Cunningsburgh has a shop, community hall, pier, marina and 2 knitwear shops. Jump in the car and within 10 minutes you can be in Lerwick or on a ferry to the island of Mousa (home to the finest surviving example of a 2,000 year old Iron Age broch).

    The property has been built with the guest in mind and contains everything you'll need for a wonderful visit to Shetland. Suited to those visiting on holiday or business. Brekka Lodge is an idyllic base to explore Shetland's unique and fascinating natural environment or simply relax. Brekka Lodge is split over the ground floor and upstairs of a new, high quality property.

    The ground floor, with solid wooden floor throughout, comprises of:

    Entrance Hall: ideal for keeping your outdoor clothing and footwear. A cupboard contains a washing machine, oil central heating boiler and storage. This area is also ideal for the indoor drying of clothes, if required.

    Modern Kitchen: solid oak kitchen units, 'A' rated energy efficient integrated appliances including fridge, freezer, dishwasher, double electric oven, gas hob and extractor fan. In addition there is a microwave, toaster, kettle, coffee machine and food processor. The kitchen is fully equipped with quality crockery, ovenware and utensils. The room also contains a contemporary oak table and chairs to seat six, plus highchair. Dishwashing will become a pleasure with the scenic coastal view.

    Lounge: the views over the ancient lime kilns, the Bay of Fladdabister, island of Bressay and the North Sea provide a panoramic backdrop to this modern, quality furnished room. There is a chocolate brown leather suite and solid oak tv unit and bookcase containing literature of things to do and places to see in Shetland. An energy efficient LCD TV with Freeview, free wifi broadband, dvd player and hifi with integrated ipod docking station are also provided in addition to the games, dvds and family wet weather activities.

    Up the beautiful solid oak staircase lies two well apportioned bedrooms and a bathroom.

    All bedrooms are classic in design, with wool carpets, co-ordinating bedding and curtains, solid oak furniture, chair, lamps and hairdryer. The bedrooms can sleep up to 6 persons plus a cot. The rooms can be configured to suit your requirements, please contact us on

    South Bedroom: king sized bed, bedside cabinets, wardrobe, chair and chest of drawers. This room is spacious and can be made up with a cot and/or additional single oak guest bed. Views south towards the Bay and hamlet of Ocraquoy.

    North Bedroom: two single beds, which can be made up into a super king sized doubled bed, bedside cabinets, wardrobe, chair and chest of drawers. The room can be made up with an additional single oak guest bed. Views north towards the island of Bressay and the hamlet of Fladdabister.

    Landing: comfortable seating and sideboard containing extra towels and storage There is also a storage cupboard containing an iron and ironing board, high chair, stair gate and travel cot.

    Bathroom: modern white suite with corner bath, toilet, sink and corner power shower. This room has a modern warm feel with karndean© floor, oil filled towel rail and contemporary wet wall. Complimentary Shetland Soap Company products are supplied for guests use. View over the lime kilns
    4 Self Catering
    Walkers Welcome Cyclists Welcome
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2016 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016

    Bookings acceptable all year round including Christmas and New Year. For local events and things to do in Shetland see website:

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff*
    Brekka Lodge
    £350.00 per unit per week

    Price ranges from £350 - £620, depending on occupancy and season.

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

    Accommodation Type

    • Chalet
    • Cottage
    • Holiday Rentals
    • Seasonal Breaks
    • Self Catering Holiday


    • Children Welcome
    • Cot Available
    • Highchair Available


    • Internet Access
    • No Smoking Permitted
    • Picnic Area


    • Coastal Location
    • Island Location
    • Rural Location
    • Sea/Loch View
    • Village Location
    • Waterfront Location

    Special Requirements

    • Business Travellers
    • Families
    • No Pets Allowed
    • Senior Citizens
    • Single Travellers
    • Young People


    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop


    • Dishwasher
    • Drying Facilities
    • Electric Cooker
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Freezer
    • Fridge
    • Gas Cooker
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Iron Available
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Kitchen
    • Laundry Facilities on Complex
    • Linen Provided
    • Lounge
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Drying Facility
    • Private Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Towels Provided
    • Washing Machine

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • DVD Player
    • Garden
    • Hi-Fi
    • Indoor Recreational Facilities
    • Radio
    • Television
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • BACS
    • Cash
    • Cheque
    • Internet Banking Transfer


    • Bike Storage Available
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • On Public Transport Route
    • Parking
    • Private Parking

    Road Directions

    From Lerwick: take the A970 south for approximately 9 miles, pass by the villages of Gulberwick and Quarff. After exiting Quarff you will travel past a loch on the left, at the end of the straight taking the junction on the left marked Fladdabister. Travel along this road, down the hill, cross a small bridge and Brekka Lodge is the wooden property on your left. The journey from Lerwick to Brekka Lodge will be approximately 15 minutes.

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- Brekka lodge is approximately 10 miles south of the Tourist Information Centre. Take the A970 south for approximately 9 miles, pass by the villages of Gulberwick and Quarff. After exiting Quarff you will travel past the Fladdabister loch on your left, at the end of the straight taking the junction on the left marked Fladdabister. Travel along this single track road, down the hill, cross a small bridge and Brekka Lodge is the wooden property on your left. The journey from the Tourist Information Centre to Brekka Lodge will be approximately 15 minutes.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- Sumburgh Airport to Brekka Lodge: take A970 north, for approx. 16 miles. Travel through Cunningsburgh, passing the community hall and football pitch on the left, take the next right marked Fladdabister/Aithsetter, turn immediately left to Fladdabister/Ocraquoy. Travel along this road, passing a road to Ocraquoy on your right, Brekka Lodge is the wooden property on the right. The journey from the airport to Brekka Lodge will be approximately 30 mins.

    Getting there by ferry:- From the Northlink Ferry Terminal to Brekka Lodge: follow the instruction for travelling by car from Lerwick. Approximate journey time 15 minutes.

    Transport within Scotland

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    Bedrooms and Bathrooms: General

    • Bathrooms available with :
      • separate shower unit
    • Bedroom furniture can be re-arranged if requested by the guest

    Building Entrance

    • There is a ramp to the main entrance

    This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

    Accommodation Special Offer

    Special Offers Available between September and March each year. View deals on website or contact owners for details.

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