Tangles is a first floor, 3 bedroomed flat with en-suite facilities and separate bathroom. There is a fully equipped kitchen integrated with the living/dining room.
From Tangles elevated position you can enjoy views over the 4th Churchill Barrier to the North Sea and over the heart of the village into Burray Sound and Scapa Flow. At night enjoy the view of the stars from the large sky window over the living room.
Kelpie Is a spacious one-bedroom ground floor flat, with a wet floor shower room and kitchen with breakfast bar that adjoins the living area. From here you can enjoy views over the 4th Churchill Barrier.
From both properties the beach is only a short walk away, or take a gentle hike up to the top of the hills surrounding the village to enjoy sweeping views out over the sea to Holm, Deerness, South Ronaldsay, Flotta and beyond!
Like a home from home our clean, comfortable flats have everything you need for a relaxing stay. We provide all towels and linens. Both properties have a washing machine and access to an outside drying area, but we do provide clothes horses just in case!
Tangles and Kelpie offer an ideal base from which to explore the Orkney Islands. We have excellent transport links, with an hourly bus service which goes from Pentland Ferries in St Margaret’s Hope right through to Northlink Ferries terminal in Stromness.
For guests with cars we have ample parking. Kirkwall is a short 15-minute drive and Stromness only 30 minutes.
The local convenience store - Seaview Stores is just around the corner and stocks all the basics as well as a range of local baking, confectionery, beers and spirits
Locally we have the Sands Hotel which offers excellent meals at lunch and dinner, plus a friendly local bar. During April – September the Orkney Fossil and Heritage Centre is a must visit and has a fabulous home style café with a tempting selection of cakes and bakes!
Be sure to check out our Photo gallery of the properties and their surroundings.
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Tangles & Kelpie
Orkney KW17 2SS
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