9 self-catering chalets & 6 self contained en-suite bedroom units, located in the quiet village of St Marys, just 6 miles from the main town of Kirkwall. Our location is near to the historic Churchill Barriers, Italian Chapel & waters of Scapa Flow.
The 9 x chalets comprise of a mix of 1 or 2 bedrooms, with a range of double or twin rooms available.
The 6 x self contained bedroom units comprise of a double or twin room, each with their own toilet. There is no living/kitchen area.
No Pets Allowed.
Free parking on site.
Laundry facilities available on site with automatic washing machine and tumble dryer.
Short breaks are welcome.
Chalets – minimum 3 night stay
Bedroom Units – no minimum stay
The accommodation is located just a 10 min walk from Orkney's iconic Italian Chapel (Italian Chapel opening times ) and look over the Churchill Barriers, more information here. If you head south over the Barriers, you can visit Tomb of the Eagles and the Fossil & Heritage Centre.
Orkney's capital Kirkwall, is a short drive away (7 miles), where you can visit Earls & Bishops Palaces Kirkwall , St Magnus Cathedral (St Magnus Cathedral tour times ), Orkney Museum, Highland Park Distillery and Scapa Distillery , to name a few of the attractions in town. There are many eateries, pubs, cafes also in Kirkwall, you can find out more here . If the weather isn't too kind, the The Pickaquoy Centre offers excellent indoor facilities such as a swimming pool, cinema, various exercise classes and kids entertainment.
The heart of Neolithic Orkney is a 30 min drive from the chalets, heading to the West Mainland where you can visit Skara Brae, Maeshowe, Ring of Brodgar and Standing Stones of Stenness . A further drive of 15 mins will take you to the Brough of Birsay , Broch of Gurness and Earls Palace Birsay.
Take time out from the sites and take a stroll through the cobbled streets of Stromness, visit the Pier Arts Centre , Stromness Museum or Ness Battery . Find out more about Stromness on this link.
For craft enthusiasts, why not follow the Craft Trail and for nature lovers please visit RSPB Orkney facebook page for more information or visit the Map of Orkney RSPB Reserves . If you are keen on golf, there are three 18 hole courses on the mainland, Stromness Golf Club, Kirkwall Golf Club and South Ronaldsay Golf Club .