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The Shore

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All reviewsnice friendly staffhear noisesmoked haddockdressing gownslounge barpre orderfree car parkfish and chipsshower roomharbour frontnight's sleeplocal amenitiesfantastic locationcomfortable bedfirst morninglight sleeperstay there again
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Reviewed 21 May 2016

Had evening meal last night and it was fantastic, brilliant food and great service. Hubby had Scallops for starter and Sirloin Steak I had Chicken & roasted pepper salad & Westray Plaice on crushed potatoes. Both were delicious and so well cooked.

1  Thank OlgaBOrkney
Response from Samantha B, Owner at The ShoreResponded 28 May 2016

Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback. I am delighted that you enjoyed your meal with us. Its lovely to read that our new dishes are being enjoyed by our guests. Thank you again, Sam

Reviewed 6 May 2016

Very impressed - lovely comfortable room - warm, cosy and clean. And good, free wifi in the rooms which made a pleasant change ! But most impressed by the food. So often Scottish hotels disappoint with menus of scampi and chips etc.. fantastic fresh fish...More

1  Thank PocketReviewer
Response from Samantha B, Owner at The ShoreResponded 21 May 2016

Thank you for your great feedback. I'm delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. Extremely grateful for the recommendation. Thanks again, Sam

Reviewed 6 May 2016

I have stayed at The Shore a number of times now and this stay was as good as ever. Lovely double room at the front of the building. The shower room is really well equipped with a powerful shower. I ate in the lounge bar...More

1  Thank EllieA
Response from Samantha B, Owner at The ShoreResponded 21 May 2016

Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback. I'm glad you enjoyed staying with us again. Look forward to seeing you again when your next in Orkney. Thanks again, Sam

Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Great folk great staff .great food great rooms ..Jordan and girls in hotel were lovely ..you have to go here ..owners were just top notch people so friendly ..could not do enough my dad was here on bucket list and they were amazing

3  Thank markos0302
Response from Samantha B, Owner at The ShoreResponded 3 May 2016

Thank you for coming to stay with us. It was a delight to have you all here. I am glad that we were able to help tick off a visit to Orkney on your Dad's bucket list. Best wishes and thanks to you all. Sam

Reviewed 18 April 2016

We stayed off season when they were getting ready for the summer so the restaurant was closed for renovations and every hallway and room was being repaired and cleaned. Our room looked like we were one of the firsts to stay in it and the...More

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Response from Samantha B, Owner at The ShoreResponded 3 May 2016

Thank you for your great feedback. We continuously work hard upgrading and refreshing wherever we can. Thank you for bearing with us when the Restaurant was closed - it's own now all set for the season ahead! With thanks Sam

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Response from 350highlandlassie | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have any ground floor rooms. I asked if there was a lift when I booked as we were travelling with my elderly father in la. I was told there was a lift. On arrival there wasn't one.
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Dawn S
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Good morning Apologies for the delayed response. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide accommodation for the dates requested as we are fully booked. If there are alternative dates which you would like to be checked... More
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"Ask for a refurbished room"
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"Don't accept rooms 25 or 16."
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"If you have trouble with stairs ask for a room in the annex (level access is from the outside of the building)"
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"My son was in room 17 which was equally bad so don't ask for 16 or 17!!!"
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