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    Browns Hostel

    45/47 Victoria Street, Stromness KW16 3BS, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
    • Very good31%
    • Average8%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “living room” (5 reviews)
    “small group” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
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    1 - 5 of 52 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    5/5 stars. Great location, cosy room, warm shower and well equipped kitchen. Sylvia was very helpful and friendly. The hostel is based in the heart of Stromness, which is very convenient! Definitely recommend it to everyone, and hope to be back soon! Jakub

    Thank Jakub123456
    Reviewed 4 November 2017

    We had 7 nights at Brown's hostel and found it to be clean, comfortable and very good value for money. Free Internet, a large warm kitchen to spend time in with no limits on daytime access. Mrs Brown was friendly and accommodating with great attention...More

    Thank Linda M
    Reviewed 4 October 2017

    We were 9 persons, the house easily sleeps 12 pers or more divided over 4 rooms all with bathroom and toilet. The kitchen is super equipped with everything you need to kook for big groups, there's a drier and washing and even a dishwasher. Beds...More

    Thank guythediver
    Reviewed 20 September 2017

    We stayed in Brown's Harborside Hostel during our recent visit to the Orkney's. The room was clean and quiet, with free internet. There was also a free washer and dryer ofr our use. The hostess was lovely and made us feel welcome. Our room had...More

    Thank SayrahK
    Reviewed 8 September 2017

    Hostel it may be but it is completely homelike and relaxing; ideal to return to after a hard day's exploring. There's a comradely kitchen/common room and the sleeping accommodation is scattered all over the place, but that adds to the charm. I was fortunate enough...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Orkney Islands >
    • Mainland >
    • Stromness
    • Also Known As
    • Browns Hostel Stromness, Orkney Islands
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    Room Tips
    "We stayed in the Harborside Building with a small view of the sea."
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    "probably get one on the opposite side of the house to the pub if you're alight sleeper but all the rooms..."
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    "The rooms in Harbourlee House are nicer than those in the main hostel if you want a family room, or one to..."
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    "Book by telephone, and Susan only takes cash. Her website has the variety of rooms available, so on the phone..."
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