Holiday lettings & accommodation in Kirkwall

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Apartment Kirkwall
6 Mar - 13 Mar
-31%
£124
£85 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
4.8/5.0 "Excellent"
(8 ratings)
Kirkwall, Mainland, United Kingdom
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Find a dreamlike property from £57 per night by searching and comparing the 137 options listed in Kirkwall. With HomeToGo you can easily compare the offers for each property from numerous partners to discover the best deal and save up to 31%.

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Rent a holiday home, apartment or cottage in Kirkwall from just £57 per night

Apartment Kirkwall
17 Jul - 24 Jul
£86 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Kirkwall, Mainland, United Kingdom
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Apartment Kirkwall
9 Oct - 16 Oct
£108 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
5.0/5.0 "Excellent"
(5 ratings)
Kirkwall, Mainland, United Kingdom
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Apartment Kirkwall
9 Oct - 16 Oct
£136 per night
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
5.0/5.0 "Excellent"
(2 ratings)
Kirkwall, Mainland, United Kingdom
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Top holiday lettings with fishing spots nearby

Apartment Fishing Kirkwall
£124 per night
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
5.0/5.0 "Excellent"
(2 ratings)
Kirkwall, Mainland, United Kingdom
Fishing
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Apartment Fishing Kirkwall
£97 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
5.0/5.0 "Excellent"
Kirkwall, Mainland, United Kingdom
Fishing
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Apartments and holiday lettings with a kitchen

Apartment Kitchen Kirkwall
£97 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
5.0/5.0 "Excellent"
(5 ratings)
Kirkwall, Mainland, United Kingdom
Kitchen
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Apartment Kitchen Kirkwall
£80 per night
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
4.0/5.0 "Very good"
(1 rating)
Kirkwall, Mainland, United Kingdom
Kitchen
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Apartment Kitchen Kirkwall
£84 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
4.8/5.0 "Excellent"
(8 ratings)
Kirkwall, Mainland, United Kingdom
Kitchen
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Popular holiday rental amenities in Kirkwall

  • Internet (109)
  • No smoking (109)
  • TV (95)
  • Parking (75)
  • Washing machine (57)
  • Garden (41)
  • Kitchen (36)
  • Wheelchair access (35)
  • Microwave (31)
  • Pet allowed (20)
  • No pets (16)
  • Fishing (13)

Filters are provided so you can personalise your search for a beautiful holiday letting in Kirkwall. Kirkwall is the ideal spot to book an accommodation if you can't imagine a holiday without internet or you want to tune out with some TV time, as the most frequently offered amenities are internet and TVs. You can also look for a rental if you like to end your days curled up by the fire , as 8 of the listed rentals there include fireplaces.

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Accommodation options for your holiday in Kirkwall

In Kirkwall, more than half of the property types in Kirkwall are hotel rooms, which represent 51.42% of the short-term lettings. These types of accommodation have an average size of 18 m² and an average price of £145 per night. Moreover, these holiday properties are perfect for couples and small groups, since most can accommodate 2 people. Apartment rentals are the second most common accommodation type in Kirkwall. Our data reveals that the median price of apartment rentals is £107 per night for an area of 65 m².

Kirkwall holiday lettings for a break in Orkney's largest town

There is a wide range of holiday letting accommodation options in the town of Kirkwall. Choose a modern new-build on the outskirts of town, or an older stone house or flat in the town centre to have everything close to hand.

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Where to find the best food in Kirkwall?

Scotch whisky production at Highland Park

Kirkwall is home to Scotland's most northerly whisky distillery, Highland Park. The distillery is open for visits year-round, and visitors can enjoy a guided tour around the production facility. Of course the visit ends with a wee dram, and the gift shop is well stocked with all manner of whisky-related gifts.

What are the best places to discover the arts and culture of Kirkwall?

Museums, cathedral and jewellery-making in Orkney

The Orkney Museum, in the centre of Kirkwall, tells the story of the Orkney Islands from the Stone Age to the present day. Featuring many important artefacts from the Stone Age, Pictish, and Viking sites around the island, the museum also caters for younger visitors with special activity sheets.

Directly across the road from the museum is St Magnus Cathedral, notable for its elaborate stonework in traditional red sandstone. Orkney is well-known for jewellery-making, and one of the islands' most famous designers is Sheila Fleet, whose work is exhibited in a large two-storey gallery in the centre of Kirkwall.

What are the best activities for families in Kirkwall?

Keeping the children entertained on a break in Kirkwall

A short drive out of Kirkwall will take you to the Orkney Fossil and Heritage centre, where children will love the huge range of fossils and semi-precious stones on display from all over the Orkney Islands. There is also an exhibition about Orkney during wartime, and the building of the Barrier causeways linking the islands.

A little further south is the Orkney Marine Life Aquarium, which is the ideal wet weather day out. The main draw for children in Kirkwall is the beaches, and the nearest is at Inganess Bay, just off the road to the airport.

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