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Sanderlay Guest House

  • Excellent7%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible23%
5 days ago
“Vile. Expectation v Reality”
1 week ago
“Don’t Bother dirty hole!”
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    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    I had the unfortunate experience of spending a night here through working on the island. Miserable staff, and filthy rooms. Dirty bed sheets and dirty bathroom, hair in the bottom of the shower and stains on the shower screen. The carpet was also covered in...More

    4  Thank Tattooedtraveller4
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    My company paid £85 for a night in this place. Run down and dirty in fact I wouldn’t let my dog sleep in this place. Typical of Orkney fleecing tourists.! Check out the picture of the carpet in the room 😳

    1  Thank Russell M
    Reviewed 16 July 2013 via mobile

    I stayed here two nights on a coach tour. I had a very spacious single room well furnished. Next to it is a lounge with kitchen. But I don't know if this is in the information in the rooms. The house is about a mile...More

    Thank Dysiedi
    Reviewed 12 September 2012

    The B&B is situated in a residential area and without the aid of Sat nav might have been difficult to find. There is off the road parking outside the front of the property.Several members of my family stayed here for a weekend. The rooms were...More

    Thank Wanita625
    Reviewed 29 August 2012

    I stayed at the Sanderlay for 2 nights while on a coach tour in Orkney. The owners were away, but their niece was very friendly and helpful, even finding me a map of Kirkwall (we'd arrived quite late and the tourist office was closed by...More

    Thank Thalia F
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    US$75 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    United Kingdom > Scotland > Orkney Islands > Mainland > Kirkwall
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