Sands Hotel

Burray, Orkney, KW17 2SS, United Kingdom
+44 185 673 1298
$139
Cheapest

rate per night

9.2
Excellent

based on 198 reviews

Sands Hotel
Thu 9/23
Fri 9/24
ProviderNightly total
Booking.com$139
KAYAK$194

About Sands Hotel

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  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free
Set in a 19th-century building, The Sands Hotel, Orkney is situated along the shore of Scapa Flow in Burray village. It has a bar, a restaurant and beautiful sea views. The hotel overlooks Burray Harbour and Watersound Bay. A general store and newspaper shop are a short walk away and Pentland Ferries terminal at St Margaret’s Hope is 4 miles away. All rooms at Sands have an en suite bathroom and views of the beach. Guests get tea and coffee making facilities, as well as a hairdryer. The suites have a small kitchen and living area. The Watersound Restaurant has a nautical theme and offers an à la carte menu with an emphasis on seafood. Fresh local produce is used whenever possible. Kirkwall Airport is reachable within 20 minutes and parking is free at the hotel.

Rooms available at Sands Hotel

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$194/night

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Amenities at Sands Hotel

  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries

Kitchen

  • Electric kettle
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Stovetop
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans

Health and safety

  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom

General

  • Beachfront
  • Family rooms
  • Sea view
  • Sofa
  • Bridal suite
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted

Dining

  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Dining table

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • DVD player

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Fax
  • Desk

Things to do

  • Golf
  • Darts
  • Scuba diving

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs

Bedroom

  • Alarm clock
  • Wardrobe or closet

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Bottle of water

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking

Outdoor

  • Garden

Family friendly

  • Kids meals

Reviews of Sands Hotel

9.2
ExcellentBased on 198 verified guest reviews
9.2Couples
9.4Solo
9.2Families
9.3Friends

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Location

Burray, Orkney, KW17 2SS

What's nearby

  • Italian Chapel3.3 mi
  • Churchill Barriers3.5 mi
  • Tomb of the Eagles6.8 mi
  • Mine Howe6.9 mi
  • Hoy14.6 mi
  • Ring of Brodgar15.6 mi
  • Harray16.5 mi
  • Cubbie Roo's Castle19 mi
  • Trumland House20.3 mi
  • Broch of Gurness20.9 mi
  • Midhowe Cairn22.6 mi
  • Midhowe Broch22.6 mi

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:30 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Sands Hotel

  • Sands Hotel is located at Burray, 8.9 miles from the center of Orkney. Italian Chapel is the closest landmark to Sands Hotel.

  • Check-in time is 2:00 PM and check-out time is 10:30 AM at Sands Hotel.

  • Yes, Sands Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Yes, Sands Hotel offers free parking.

  • No, Sands Hotel does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • Sands Hotel is 7.9 miles from Kirkwall Arpt. Sands Hotel is 23.6 miles from Stronsay.

  • No, Sands Hotel does not have a pool onsite.

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Value for money

8.8

Distance to city center

8.9 mi

Location rating

9.4