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    Benmora B&B

    Ben Mora Cromwell Road, Kirkwall KW15 1LN, Scotland
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (26)
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    Overview

    • Excellent95%
    • Very good4%
    • Average0%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Free Internet
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    The Ayre Hotel
    332 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Kirkwall
     
    St. Ola Hotel
    112 reviews
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    239 reviews
    #5 of 9 hotels in Kirkwall
     
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    1 - 5 of 90 reviews

    Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

    We only stayed here one night but were given a very warm welcome by our hostess and would like to stay longer on another occasion. We had a comfortable twin en-suite room with all the facilities you would expect but the bonus was a comfortable...More

    Thank 144Daisymay
    Reviewed 28 October 2016

    The Benmora B&B was a great place to stay. Carolyn was a warm and wonderful host, and was willing to do anything to make the stay comfortable and pleasant. The home was spotless--certainly cleaner than any hotel or inn I have ever seen. The view...More

    Thank JoCombs
    Reviewed 25 October 2016

    We stayed here in March 2016 for 2 nights. Host was welcoming even though we arrived late due to ferry. Room was lovely, warm and clean. Had tea making, tv and on suite shower room. We were advised to write what we wanted for breakfast...More

    Thank 26Cara2016
    Reviewed 3 October 2016

    I have chosen Benmora beause of the close location to the city centre,and because of the reviews.My expectations were exceeded.My room was huge and spotlessly clean,with a great view across the harbour.Carolyn is a fantastic host,who provides a great breakfast,nothing is to much trouble.I don't...More

    Thank Martin S
    Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

    Benmora and our host Carolyn were the perfect home base for my wife and I during our 6 days on Orkney. The rooms were immaculate, the shower was one of the best I've experienced (great pressure!) and the breakfasts were hearty and delicious. Much of...More

    Thank Greg M
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    332 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Kirkwall
     
    St. Ola Hotel
    112 reviews
    #3 of 9 hotels in Kirkwall
     
    Karrawa Guest House
    210 reviews
    #1 of 26 B&Bs / Inns in Kirkwall
     
    West End Hotel
    239 reviews
    #5 of 9 hotels in Kirkwall
     
    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    Details
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Orkney Islands >
    • Mainland >
    • Kirkwall
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    Room & Suite (7)
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    marierooneywoods
    Is it within walking distance of Kirkwall please
    8 March 2017|
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    Response from Martin S | Reviewed this property |
    Yes,it is.Just a five minutes walk.Benmora is overlooking Kirkwall harbour.
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    "Room 3 has the beautiful harbor view, with St. Magnus Cathedral in the distance."
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    "All rooms are modern and fresh"
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    "Rooms overlooking the harbour have best views and will be quieter"
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    "Only one room has a harbour view but the two other rooms facing the road are quiet and comfortable"
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