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Holiday Homes in the Orkney Islands

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Holiday lettings in the Orkney Islands for a history filled break

Located just off the north coast of Scotland, Orkney has a history stretching back to the earliest times. Make the most of your trip by choosing a traditional rural Orcadian cottage or a modern holiday let in the main town, Kirkwall.

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Holiday rentals with wifi

Whether it's for working remotely or streaming your favourite shows, internet access can be an indispensable amenity when it comes to choosing a holiday home. Check out HomeToGo's range of holiday lettings with WiFi in the Orkney Islands and enjoy a fast and reliable internet connection during your stay.

Cottage  Orkney
21 Dec - 28 Dec
£127 per night
Cottage ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Cottage in Orkney with Private Parking

5.0
Outstanding (4 ratings)
Orkney, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Cottage  Saint Margaret's Hope
28 Sept - 5 Oct
-18%
£197
£163 per night
Cottage ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Cottage in Saint Margaret\'s Hope with Private Parking

5.0
Outstanding (2 ratings)
Saint Margaret's Hope, Orkney, United Kingdom
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Cottage  Orkney
21 Dec - 28 Dec
£141 per night
Cottage ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Beautiful Cottage in Orkney with Private Parking

Orkney, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Most popular holiday lettings with a fireplace

Accommodation with a fireplace - what could make a stay in the Orkney Islands cosier? Find a holiday rental for your snug escape today, and start looking forward to evenings in the Orkney Islands spent wrapped up in front of a toasty, crackling fire.

Cottage  Longhope
7 Dec - 14 Dec
-60%
£403
£163 per night
Cottage ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Cottage in Longhope with Garden + Delightful Views

Longhope, Orkney, United Kingdom
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Cottage  Orkney
31 Aug - 7 Sept
£90 per night
Cottage ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Cottage in Orkney with Private Parking

5.0
Outstanding (4 ratings)
Orkney, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Cottage  Saint Margaret's Hope
9 Nov - 16 Nov
-45%
£205
£113 per night
Cottage ∙ 7 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Comfortable Cottage in Saint Margaret\'s Hope with Private Parking

4.9
Outstanding (18 ratings)
Saint Margaret's Hope, Orkney, United Kingdom
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Holiday homes and cottages with a garden

Aiming to enjoy time outside during your stay in the Orkney Islands? Book a holiday home with a garden for your trip. See our range of accommodation with gardens and find a holiday rental today - al-fresco dining, lawn games and outdoor fun with friends, family and pets await!

Apartment  Stromness
12 Oct - 19 Oct
-22%
£109
£86 per night
Apartment ∙ 8 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms

Holiday Apartment in Stromness with Garden

4.7
Excellent (18 ratings)
Stromness, Orkney, United Kingdom
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Cottage  Orkney
21 Dec - 28 Dec
£141 per night
Cottage ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Wonderful Cottage in Orkney with Private Parking

5.0
Outstanding (2 ratings)
Orkney, Scotland, United Kingdom
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House  Kirkwall
16 May - 23 May
£82 per night
House ∙ 7 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms

Pleasant Holiday Home in Kirkwall with Quiet Garden

4.5
Excellent (20 ratings)
Kirkwall, Orkney, United Kingdom
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House Orkney
17 May - 24 May
-16%
£106
£89 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Family Friendly Charming House in Orkney with Ample Parking

4.8
Outstanding (32 ratings)
Orkney, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Cottage Saint Margaret's Hope
23 Nov - 30 Nov
-9%
£78
£71 per night
Cottage ∙ 5 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Cottage in Saint Margaret\'s Hope with Free Parking

5.0
Outstanding (50 ratings)
Saint Margaret's Hope, Orkney, United Kingdom
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Apartment Kirkwall
23 Nov - 30 Nov
-19%
£179
£146 per night
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Modern Holiday Apartment in Kirkwall with Private Parking

5.0
Outstanding (12 ratings)
Kirkwall, Orkney, United Kingdom
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Compare 474 holiday rentals listed in Orkney and uncover the perfect place to stay for your getaway. HomeToGo lets you instantly search and compare the offers for each rental from numerous holiday letting websites to find the best deal and save up to 24%.

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Rent a holiday home, apartment or cottage in the Orkney Islands from just £69 per night

Apartment Costa
10 Aug - 17 Aug
£132 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Rural Flat in Costa with Private Parking + Wonderful Views

5.0
Outstanding (2 ratings)
Costa, Orkney, United Kingdom
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Apartment Kirkwall
16 May - 23 May
-45%
£202
£111 per night
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Holiday Apartment in Kirkwall with Private Parking

5.0
Outstanding (1 rating)
Kirkwall, Orkney, United Kingdom
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Farmhouse Upper Sanday
10 Aug - 17 Aug
£165 per night
Farmhouse ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Private Farm in Upper Sanday + Unrivalled Views

Upper Sanday, Orkney, United Kingdom
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House Stromness
5 Oct - 12 Oct
£157 per night
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Unique House in Stromness with Private Parking

5.0
Outstanding (8 ratings)
Stromness, Orkney, United Kingdom
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House Orkney
28 Sept - 5 Oct
£234 per night
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Lovely House in Orkney with Garden

Orkney, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Apartment Orkney
5 Oct - 12 Oct
£145 per night
Apartment ∙ 5 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Flat in Orkney with Garden & Barbecue + Meadow View

4.5
Excellent (15 ratings)
Orkney, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Apartment Kirkwall
16 May - 23 May
-26%
£114
£84 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Holiday Apartment in Kirkwall

4.7
Excellent (25 ratings)
Kirkwall, Orkney, United Kingdom
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Apartment Kirkwall
3 May - 10 May
£126 per night
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Holiday Apartment in Kirkwall

4.8
Outstanding (24 ratings)
Kirkwall, Orkney, United Kingdom
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Cottage Saint Margaret's Hope
28 Sept - 5 Oct
£113 per night
Cottage ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Cottage in Saint Margaret\'s Hope with Barbecue

5.0
Outstanding (36 ratings)
Saint Margaret's Hope, Orkney, United Kingdom
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Budget-friendly Holiday Homes in the Orkney Islands

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Cottage Orkney
21 Dec - 28 Dec
£141 per night
Cottage ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Cottage in Orkney with Private Parking

Orkney, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Cottage Orkney
21 Dec - 28 Dec
£127 per night
Cottage ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Cottage in Orkney with Private Parking

Orkney, Scotland, United Kingdom
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House Longhope
6 Jul - 13 Jul
£115 per night
House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Holiday Home in Longhope with Garden

4.6
Excellent (7 ratings)
Longhope, Orkney, United Kingdom
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Top-Rated Lettings and Properties in the Orkney Islands

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Apartment Kirkwall
16 May - 23 May
£118 per night
Apartment ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Flat in Kirkwall

4.9
Outstanding (10 ratings)
Kirkwall, Orkney, United Kingdom
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House Netherbrough
6 Sept - 13 Sept
£107 per night
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

House in Netherbrough with Large Garden

4.7
Excellent (17 ratings)
Netherbrough, Orkney, United Kingdom
Free cancellation
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Apartment Kirkwall
16 May - 23 May
£111 per night
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Holiday Apartment in Kirkwall with Private Parking

5.0
Outstanding (5 ratings)
Kirkwall, Orkney, United Kingdom
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Popular holiday rental amenities in the Orkney Islands

  • Pet-friendly (21)
  • WiFi (426)
  • Parking (27)
  • Fireplace (54)
  • Kitchen (229)
  • Fishing (121)
  • TV (423)
  • Garden (226)
  • Washing machine (245)
  • Microwave (165)
  • Pool (5)
  • Hot tub (12)

The above filters can help you find the perfect accommodation in Orkney. You can easily choose a letting matching your needs in Orkney if you need internet access during your holidays or you never miss an episode of your favourite show, since most lettings provide Internet or TV. Plan your holidays in advance if you want to sweat it out in a sauna or you enjoy soaking in the hot tub. There are only 2 listed lettings with Sauna and 5 lettings with Hot tub.

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Accommodation options for your holiday in the Orkney Islands

In Orkney, one-third of the property types in Orkney are cottage, which represent 30.99% of the available rentals. The median nightly price of cottage there is £164, and the average size is 96 m². Furthermore, these holiday rentals are ideal if you're going in a group of 4, since that's the average number of people that cottage are able to host in Orkney. Travellers looking for another type of accommodation can, with HomeToGo's fantastic range, also find an ideal apartment rental for them. This property type is the second most popular accommodation option in Orkney. These properties cost £141 a night, on average, and have an average size of 76 m².
What are the best places to discover the arts and culture of Orkney?

Italian style and art in the Scottish islands

During WW2 there were many prisoners of war in the Orkney Islands and some of them set to work creating a unique Italianate Chapel from Nissen huts and other materials they had to hand. Now a symbol of reconciliation, visitors can enjoy the hand painted frescos and religious art on the walls and roof of the chapel or simply sit and contemplate in tranquil surroundings. Contemporary art and work by local artists can be found at the Pier Arts Centre in Stromness where you will also find a programme of workshops, talks and events.

What are the best activities for families in the Orkney Islands?

Beaches galore for the kids to enjoy

Orkney has a variety of clean sandy beaches for the whole family to enjoy. Some of the best are the Sands of Wright beach close to St Margaret's Hope which has golden sands and car parking facilities, Windwick Bay which has stones and is perfect for beach combing and wildlife watching, and Bay of Skaill, close to Skara Brae and perfect for sandcastle building, walking and paddling in warmer weather.

Where are the unique attractions in the Orkney Islands?

Delve back into prehistoric, Viking and Bronze Age history on Orkney

Orkney's heritage is incredibly rich and the main draw on the mainland is Skara Brae, Europe's best preserved Stone Age village. In addition to the ruins of the settlement, visitors can explore a replica house and see a variety of archaeological finds from the site. Moving forward in time, take a walk over the tidal causeway to the Brough of Birsay, a Pictish and Viking settlement and burial ground.

Information about holiday rentals in the Orkney Islands

🏡 Holiday homes available 474 rentals
💳 Discounts available up to 24%
🌙 Nightly prices from £69
⭐ Popular amenities Pets allowed, Internet and Parking

Frequently Asked Questions

How many accommodation are available to rent in the Orkney Islands?

Most of Cottage and Apartment rental are usually available during February in the Orkney Islands.

What is the most popular holiday apartment amenity in the Orkney Islands?

When choosing a holiday home in the Orkney Islands, consider looking for a place with Pets allowed, Internet, or Parking, which are the most popular amenities for this destination.

Am I allowed to bring my pet when staying in a Orkney holiday apartment?

Searching for accommodation in the Orkney Islands for you and your dog is definitely possible with 20 pet-friendly holiday homes available.

What is the best time of year to travel to Orkney?

Sun lovers should visit Orkney in August and July to enjoy the warmest weather.

Can you get deals on holiday accommmodation in the Orkney Islands?

You can get great value holiday rentals in the Orkney Islands with the cost per night for a letting beginning at £69 - and HomeToGo has introduced a range of features that make it a piece of cake to find some outstanding deals. When thinking about the timing for your holiday, you can use HomeToGo's flexible dates technology to easily look for low-price date options and find savings of up to 24%. Furthermore, HomeToGo's 'distance from' filter enables you to see hidden gem holiday homes in great value, under-the-radar locales with good proximity to the area of your choice, whether that's a beach, lake, ski region or city centre. Start your search as soon as possible to get the best of the greatest variety of options and top discounts - and do so with confidence by clicking on HomeToGo's 'free cancellation' filter when searching for holiday accommodation.

What are the advantages of choosing a holiday home in the Orkney Islands with HomeToGo?

From increased privacy away from the crowds to plenty of room to enjoy with your family, friends or partner, holiday rentals in the Orkney Islands offer plenty of advantages. HomeToGo shows you genuine ratings written by previous guests, and searching is secure, easy, and stress-free - so with 474 offers from 9 providers in the region, you're sure to uncover the ideal type of accommodation with all of the amenities that are important to you in the Orkney Islands.

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