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Sands Hotel

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

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Overall guest ratings

9.2/10 Excellent
based on 216 reviews

Review highlights

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  • 1.1

Good to know

  • Friendly service
  • Great menu
  • Great view
  • Friendly atmosphere

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    About

    Set in a 19th-century building, Sands Hotel 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 family rooms have a small kitchen. 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.

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    Amenities

    • Internet
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free parking
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Overall rating

    9.2 Excellent
    based on 216 reviews
    • 10.0 "Excellent value."
    • 10.0 "Incredible bar."
    • 10.0 "Perfectly clean."
      10.0 "100% said rooms were clean."
    • 9.8 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 9.7 "World class service."
      10.0 "100% found the staff to be very friendly."
      10.0 "Management was excellent, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% thought the service was very professional."
    • 1.1 "Disappointing internet connection."
      0.0 "100% said the wifi quality was bad."

    Overall rating

    9.3 Excellent
    based on 142 reviews
    • 10.0 "Perfectly clean."
    • 10.0 "Incredible bar."
    • 9.9 "Terrific location."
    • 9.7 "World class service."
      10.0 "100% found the staff to be very friendly."
      10.0 "Management was excellent, said 100%."
    • 9.5 "Food is to die for."
      10.0 "100% loved the menu selection."
    • 1.3 "Disappointing internet connection."

    Overall rating

    9.5 Excellent
    based on 73 reviews
    • 10.0 "Perfectly clean."
    • 9.7 "World class service."
      10.0 "100% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
    • 9.6 "Food is to die for."
    • 9.1 "Rooms are outstanding."
      10.0 "100% thought the view was good."
    Good to know
    "Friendly service"
    "Great menu"
    "Great view"
    "Friendly atmosphere"
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