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    Kirkwall Youth Hostel

    Old Scapa Road, Kirkwall KW15 1BB, Scotland
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          USD 67*
          USD 51*
          USD 67*
          USD 51*
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          Overview
          • Excellent18%
          • Very good44%
          • Average20%
          • Poor13%
          • Terrible2%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Wheelchair Access
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          The Ayre Hotel
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          #1 of 9 hotels in Kirkwall
           
          The INN Guest House
          159 reviews
          #1 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in St. Mary's
           
          Orkneylodge
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          Reviews (43)
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          1 - 5 of 43 reviews

          Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

          Stayed for two nights with friends Showers slow to warm at times but we were pre-warned Staff really helpful and let us leave bags there until our evening ferry home Even gave us towels and a room so we could freshen up after rowing regatta...More

          Thank ShetlandPearson
          Response from SYHAHostelling, Public Relations Manager at Kirkwall Youth Hostel

          HI ShetlandPearson, Thank you for taking the time to review our hostel following your recent stay with us,i will pass on your kind words to Gareth and the team and we hope to welcome you back soon. Regards Dan

          Reviewed 24 August 2016

          I loved the single twin room which was very affordable. Plently of room in the kitchen. I enjoyed the 20 minutes walk to the beach or half hour into Kirkwall. They do ask that you stay out for several hours in the afternoon for servicing...More

          Thank Owlspotter2013
          Response from SYHAHostelling, Public Relations Manager at Kirkwall Youth Hostel

          HI Owlspotter2013 Thanks for your kind review,Its great to see you had a good time and enjoyed Kirkwall and all it has to offer. I have noted your comment regarding the servicing and we will have a look to see how we can improve that....More

          Reviewed 3 August 2016

          The youth hostel is an old barracks and it shows: the rooms and (shared) toilets and showers are very basic, spartan even. That said, during my stay there the only thing I found myself wanting was better wifi. The hostel is brightly painted and the...More

          Thank Tom M
          Response from SYHAHostelling, Public Relations Manager at Kirkwall Youth Hostel

          Hi Tom M Thank you for taking the time to review our hostel following your recent stay with us.Its great to see you had a good time and I will pass on your kind words to Gareth and the hardworking team whose passion for great...More

          Reviewed 25 July 2016

          Nice hostel situated in Kirkwall, about a 10 minute walk from the centre of town. Pretty much everything you'd expect from a typical youth hostel! Was clean, warm and the staff were friendly. Shared showers, but they were nice and hot which is the main...More

          1  Thank FernandoTorres9
          Response from SYHAHostelling, Public Relations Manager at Kirkwall Youth Hostel

          Hi FernandoTorres9, Thanks for your kind review following your recent stay with us. Its great to see you had a good time and found us value for money. We hope to welcome you back soon. Regards Dan

          Reviewed 17 June 2016

          The hostel is just a few minutes walk from the bus station/travel centre, in a quiet location. Rooms were clean, beds comfy, and shared areas (kitchen, dining room, tv room) were away from the rooms so good for not disturbing those in bed. Gareth was...More

          Thank Gail D
          Response from SYHAHostelling, Public Relations Manager at Kirkwall Youth Hostel

          Hi Gail D Many thanks for taking the time to review our hostel following your recent stay with us.Its great to see you had a nice time and I will pass on your kind words to Gareth and the team who all work hard at...More

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          About
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          • Free Internet
          • Free Parking
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          • Free Parking
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          • Price range
          • USD 26 - USD 96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Number of rooms
          • 58
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          • Location
          • United Kingdom >
          • Scotland >
          • Orkney Islands >
          • Mainland >
          • Kirkwall
          • Also Known As
          • Kirkwall Youth Hostel Orkney Islands
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