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Very Good 4.5/5 Score from 8 reviews

Fort Charlotte Self Catering

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Very Good 4.5/5 Score from 8 reviews

Apartment | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Built in 1886 and renovated and refurbished to a very high standard, the accommodation provides 3 spacious bedrooms, 2 double (one with shower room) and one twin bedroom, sleeping up to 6 persons. In addition, there is a fully fitted kitchen and bathroom with access to a shared garden.

We have tried, wherever possible, to retain the original features of this building which dates from 1886. New double glazed conservation windows, solid oak floors, deep skirting boards in keeping with the character and period of the building, whilst giving our guests the benefits of all the usual mod-cons.

Our self catering accommodation is situated next to Historic Scotland's Fort Charlotte, in the Shetland capital of Lerwick. The accommodation is ideally located for tourist and business visitors alike. Not only are we next to Fort Charlotte, the apartment overlooks the main shopping street and the harbour.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach Sands of Sound 1 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Sumburgh Airport 30 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, Sea view
General Central heating, TV, Telephone, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 3, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden
Access Parking

About this location

The Shetland Islands region

Located in Lerwick town centre.


Located in Lerwick, Shetland

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Review 1-8 of 8

3 Feb 2015


"Almost perfect, good V.F.M., comfy, 3x double bed flat in big, old townhouse - except for spiral staircase."

I and two pals stayed in Fort Charlotte's very homely, comfortable and clean holiday flat recently and enjoyed our stay very much. Indeed I hope to return A.S.A.P. and would be very happy, if th… More

24 Nov 2014


"Superb apartment, superb location!"

If you are heading to Lerwick, consider staying here. The apartment is fresh, contemporary & very well situated.I am looking to go back in the spring & will also be looking to go back to Fort Charlot… More

17 Sep 2014


"So easy! So cozy!"

I decided to stay here after a request on visit.shetland accomodation web page: we were accepted although for a few days, in a warm apartment fully equiped with everything I needed, so central, so fam… More

10 Aug 2014


"Fantastic location"

Lovely appartment centre of town beautifully clean and well appointed stayed with six people possibly could do with two toilets if full to capacity but loved the flat… More

4 Aug 2014


"Amazing apartment in great location!"

We travelled to Shetland for a family wedding in June. The location was perfect! Quiet in the evenings but 2 minutes walk from everything we needed. The decoration and feel of the apartment was great… More

7 Jul 2014


"Perfectly located property"

This is a very comfortable property which has been well-stocked. The starter pack was very good and the welcome from the owner was very warm. It is in an ideal location for travelling around. Its only… More

Thank you and delighted you enjoyed your stay.

18 Jan 2014


"Excellent Apartment, friendly welcome."

A great apartment in a central location. Very comfortable and well equipped with a huge bathroom and three large bedrooms. Would recommend and hope to stay again.… More

22 Jul 2013


"Gorgeous rental apartment in Lerwick, capital of Shetland"

I rented this apartment for myself and some members of my knitting group as it was the only one in Lerwick with enough space for us all. It was absolutely brilliant. Spacious, comfortable and clean,… More

Thank you for your kind words and we look forward to seeing you in the not too distant future. Best regards Carina

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