The Grainstore offers guests a choice: you can opt for EITHER Bed & Breakfast OR Self catering. It consists of a small suite of rooms having one bedroom/ studio room and designed for one party of guests, maximum 2 adults +1 child at a time. It is in a peaceful setting,offering unusual/quirky, quality accommodation. Which ever basis our guests book to stay with us we hope you agree it is a perfect location to relax and be spoilt!
This 'small but perfectly formed' suite is situated in a private self contained wing at the back of our home - a 150 year old farm house, which is situated in the heart of West Mainland, Orkney. As well as being provided with high standard accommodation, guests staying with us not only have their own private garden area, but they can also share the rest of the garden with us including - new in 2018 our 'flying' viewing platform, giving stunning uninterrupted views down to the inland Lochs of West Mainland. NEW for 2019 'The Writing Room'. A large log cabin/summer house with log burner & comfy furniture. A lovely place to while away the hours come rain or shine and relax! The Grainstore is ideally located for guests to explore and 'Experience Orkney' with all its wonderful facets. We are near Harray Loch and the World Heritage Neolithic sites, popular with visitors: Skara Brae, Ring of Brodgar, Maeshowe, Standing Stones of Stenness and Ness of Brodgar .
Corrigall Farm Museum is next door to the property, a traditional ‘but and ben’ house that portrays a typical Orkney farmhouse and steading in the late 19th century.
To book online or read more about The Grainstore please visit our website
Our Bed & Breakfast option is for those wishing to have Bed & Breakfast with serviced accommodation. However as there is a fully functioning kitchen you may use this for preparing your own eveing meals/ lunches if you wish, use of washing machine etc.
Breakfast options: As standard - self serve continental. Lie in as late as you like or get up for the early ferry & it will all be ready for you - laid out fresh the night before in the small kitchen, so you eat when you like. HOWEVER there is also the option of requesting served continental or traditional B&B with cooked breakfast. Requested served breakfast can be arranged on arrival but not guaranteed to be available for everyday of your stay.
The Self catering option is for those wishing to be totally independent. However please note we supply all that you need for a basic breakfast i.e. teas, coffees, milk, choice of cereal, yoghurt, bread, condiments, to save you bringing these with you.Plenty of space for wet weather gear in boot room. Bathroom, kitchen and passage way with flag stone floors.Use of washing machine etc. Ideal location for fishing, bird watching, walking & local neolithic sites.15 minute drive to Stromness, 15+ minute to Kirkwall. Two good hotels with bar/restaurant dining within 5 minute drive.
Children/babies welcome. There is one put up bed that can fit into the accommodation.Please notify us in advance if required.
Discount given of £5 to £10 a night if booked for more than 4 nights. Please ask for details.
Stay for 7 nights or more and receive a complimentary 'bottle' for your stay of your choice from our selection.