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  • Average17%
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

Nicely located in a very nice town that doesn't have a lot of hotel-like accommodations available. Good breakfasts. Rooms quite small and dated and so are very basic. Carpets were very "well used"; would be the first thing I would suggest replacing!! Not up to...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

I'm giving Orca 5 stars, not because it's perfect in every way but because it was perfect for what I wanted. As a solo traveller in my sixties I was looking for somewhere safe, welcoming and relaxed with a few home comforts such as heat,...More

Thank clarissadennison
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We were looking for somewhere to stay for a weeks diving in Scapa Flow. The location was perfect just a few minutes from the harbour and the centre of Stromness. The twin room was not big but quite adequate. Plenty of hot water and a...More

Thank Lawrence T
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Friendly welcoming owner ( and good looking) speak English and German (at least) .no parking for more than one car in narrow street ! Opposite a chinese take away which is needed as the local recommended pubs stop serving at 9 pm -or earlier if...More

Thank barry c
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

This was an interesting place to stay. Great central location. Very quant street. We were greeted by the hostess who was very friendly. We were on the top floor. It could be a bit difficult with big luggage. We ended up leaving most of ours...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$26 - US$38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$26 - US$38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Turn left off boat and walk along the only road !"
2 million years ago
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"2nd floor rooms (European parlance) are tricky for the less than nimble."
2 million years ago
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"We couldn't quite figure out how the shower worked -- try asking when you check in."
2 million years ago
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"It's easier to carry your bags to the first floor because the stairway is wider. Other reviews seem to..."
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