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Merkister Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“loch harray”(46 reviews)
“residents lounge”(20 reviews)
“dining room”(27 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was impromptu trip to look at the islands. Lovely welcome, great place, very clean, food fabulous and staff efficient and courteous. Thank you so much I will definitely be returning sooner rather than later

Thank tullyt
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We selected the hotel in preference to hotels closer to Kirkwall and this proved to be an excellent choice, previous reviews gave confidence of the standard and it is difficult to avoid repeating previous positive reviews. The hotel is located around 20 minutes from Kirkwall...More

1  Thank DriverCheshire
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had planned this hotel to be the height of our trip to Scotland and the Orkneys and we were not disappointed Our room was comfortable with a view over Loch Harray and had a pristinely clean shower room onsuite .The food was of another...More

Thank Vincelegrau
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A little off the beaten track but well known to our local hosts. The hotel was busy with a large party group but we had managed to book a table in the bar from where we enjoyed a lovely view of the adjacent fishing Loch....More

4  Thank Ronald S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were here for 4 days, staying in one of the suites. The food was great, the staff friendly and helpful. Particularly useful were the daily activity lists published by the hotel listing special cultural or music events each day. They also listed the names...More

3  Thank EM G
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Laundry Service
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$151 - US$303 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$151 - US$303 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (113)
Room & Suite (31)
Dining (13)
Pool & Beach (3)
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Fredled2014
4 December 2014|
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Response from lorna m | Property representative |
Room cost incl of Breakfast Standard Double £150 per night Loch View Kingsize £ 180 Superior Garden Room £ 218
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Fredled2014
30 November 2014|
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Response from lorna m | Property representative |
Hello We have a few types of rooms, this is the available at this time 29th, 30th & 31st May Loch View Kingsize 3 Nights Bed & Breakfast £ 270pp Superior Garden Room 3 Nights Bed & Breakfast £ 327pp
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Fredled2014
30 November 2014|
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Response from lorna m | Property representative |
We have a few types of rooms, this is the available at this time 1st, 2nd & 3rd June Standard Double 3 Nights Bed & Breakfast £ 225pp Superior Garden Room 3 Nights Bed & Breakfast £ 327pp 2 days ago
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Room Tips
"Room with a loch view is recommended."
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"Gotta say - a room with a view over the Loch is desirable but not sure how to get one... no elevator though..."
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"I simply could not fault in any way the suites on offer in the small annexe to the hotel - peace and quiet..."
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"Asked for a room over looking the loch."
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