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90 Holiday homes

(4) Excellent 

17

Holiday cottage with golf nearby in Stromness

Mainland / Stromness

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Private garden

from £86 / night

£600 / week

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from £86 / night

(19) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

20

Holiday cottage in St. Margaret's Hope

South Ronaldsay / St Margaret's Hope

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Would have stayed forever!” Sherwood Cottage is everything we imagined and more. Aside from being spotless, it provided all the amenities we needed. The kitchen was well stocked for all our cooking experiences, the bedrooms were cozy and spacious and
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from £60 / night

£350 - £475 / week

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avg. 1 hour 55 minutes

from £60 / night

(5) Excellent 

10

Holiday home in Rendall

Mainland / Rendall

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

from £50 / night

£350 - £650 / week

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avg. 1 hour 5 minutes

from £50 / night

(3) Very Good 

15

Holiday cottage in South Ronaldsay

Orkney Islands / South Ronaldsay

1 3 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 nights min

from £60 / night

£320 / week

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from £60 / night

(14) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

16

Burray holiday bungalow rental

Orkney Islands / Burray

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Private garden
“WOW” Marvellous cottage where Mrs Hemming has gone that extra yard nae mile to make this cottage an outstanding self catering facility.spotlessly clean,comfortable bed,nice kitchen,all the cutlery,crockery and gadgets you need.good sized bathroom an
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from £50 / night

£350 / week

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avg. 36 minutes

from £50 / night

(2) Excellent 

14

Holiday home with golf nearby in Stromness

Mainland / Stromness

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

from £60 / night

£240 - £450 / week

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avg. 3 hours 56 minutes

from £60 / night

(7) Very Good 

Certificate of Excellence

14

Cottage rental in Dounby

Mainland / Dounby

2 6 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

Certificate of Excellence

from £50 / night

£350 - £550 / week

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from £50 / night

(13) Excellent 

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12

Apartment rental in Kirkwall

Mainland / Kirkwall

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary

Certificate of Excellence

from £130 / night

£560 - £610 / week

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from £130 / night

(16) Excellent 

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7

Holiday cottage with golf nearby in St. Margaret's Hope

South Ronaldsay / St Margaret's Hope

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly

Certificate of Excellence

from £70 / night

£420 / week

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avg. 3 hours 44 minutes

from £70 / night

(1) Excellent 

12

Holiday home in Birsay

Orkney Islands / Birsay

5 10 4 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 4 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

from £155 / night

£1,085 / week

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from £155 / night

(1) Excellent 

14

Holiday apartment in Kirkwall

Mainland / Kirkwall

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary

from £90 / night

£430 - £550 / week

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avg. 26 minutes

from £90 / night

(3) Excellent 

6

Home rental in Rendall

Mainland / Rendall

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

from £50 / night

£350 - £650 / week

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avg. 1 hour 5 minutes

from £50 / night

(1) Excellent 

11

Holiday apartment in Kirkwall

Mainland / Kirkwall

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly

from £48 / night

£300 - £580 / week

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avg. 1 hour 22 minutes

from £48 / night

(7) Excellent 

17

Holiday cottage in Stromness

Mainland / Stromness

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
“lovely place” the house had everything. All top quality equipment. Lovely location. Couldn't ask for more. Fishing was' nt great, the weather was. had some great meals out,
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from £93 / night

£650 / week

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from £93 / night

(32) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Birsay

Orkney Islands / Birsay

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Relaxing cottage with breathtaking views” A comfortable, well-equipped, dog-friendly cottage in a very scenic part of north-west Orkney mainland. Beds are very comfortable. Sky TV and free wi-fi provided. Wonderful views. Cottage comes with a patio -
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Certificate of Excellence

from £75 / night

£375 - £450 / week

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avg. 2 hours 22 minutes

from £75 / night

(4) Excellent 

10

Holiday home in Rendall

Mainland / Rendall

3 5 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

from £43 / night

£295 - £450 / week

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avg. 1 hour 5 minutes

from £43 / night

(3) Very Good 

9

Kirkwall holiday apartment rental

Mainland / Kirkwall

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly

from £110 / night

£550 - £660 / week

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from £110 / night

(12) Excellent 

5

Cottage rental in Stromness with golf nearby

Mainland / Stromness

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
“Outstanding” This is by far the best place we have stayed at. We hope that it will be available on our next visit in a couple of years time. A perfect base to visit all the surrounding attractions .. Museum ,, Arts centre. Hoy . Rousey. Stenness. Ring
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from £80 / night

£350 - £450 / week

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avg. 3 hours 21 minutes

from £80 / night

(7) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

15

Cottage rental in Birsay

Orkney Islands / Birsay

3 6 5 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 5 nights min
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Child friendly
“Brockan brilliant” Brockan is stunning inside and out. Full of beautiful or high quality things, pictures, sculpture, furniture, duvets, white goods, crockery and cutlery are much more than I've ever encountered before in a holiday rental. I loved the
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Certificate of Excellence

from £80 / night

£500 - £1,100 / week

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from £80 / night

(26) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

15

Holiday cottage in Deerness

Mainland / Deerness

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
“Excellent” We enjoyed our stay at Tiffyhall very much. The cottage is in a peaceful quiet location (apart from the lovely calling of curlews). It is well equipped and very private with a restful view from the large 'picture' windows upstairs and down.
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from £60 / night

£300 - £395 / week

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avg. 20 minutes

from £60 / night

(7) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

10

Holiday cottage in Birsay

Orkney Islands / Birsay

3 5 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
“Perfect comfortable cottage in a lovely quiet location” The location at the far end of Mainland is beautiful, quiet and peaceful, close to some good coastal walks and places of good bird life. Can see for miles from the pleasant garden which was a gr
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from £70 / night

£375 - £400 / week

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avg. 2 hours 9 minutes

from £70 / night

(4) Very Good 

24

Stromness holiday townhouse rental

Mainland / Stromness

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary

from £70 / night

£490 / week

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from £70 / night

(1) Excellent 

9

Stromness holiday apartment rental

Mainland / Stromness

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

from £100 / night

£610 - £850 / week

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from £100 / night

(4) Excellent 

31

Holiday home in Holm

Mainland / Holm

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden

from £86 / night

£600 - £980 / week

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avg. 3 hours 48 minutes

from £86 / night

(1) Excellent 

11

Apartment rental in Kirkwall

Mainland / Kirkwall

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly

from £110 / night

£530 - £660 / week

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from £110 / night

(22) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

58

Holiday home rental

Mainland / Kirkwall

3 10 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 3 nights min
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Private garden

Certificate of Excellence

from £155 / night

£1,085 / week

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avg. 1 hour 51 minutes

from £155 / night

(9) Excellent 

17

Holiday converted chapel in Rousay

Orkney Islands / Rousay

4 8 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Ask about pets

from £90 / night

£600 - £810 / week

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avg. 3 hours 8 minutes

from £90 / night

(25) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

16

Holiday cottage in Kirkwall

Mainland / Kirkwall

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Air conditioning
“Such a great place” A warm and friendly welcome to Orkney and such lovely accommodation. Would definitely stay again in the future.
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Certificate of Excellence

from £70 / night

£490 - £560 / week

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avg. 19 minutes

from £70 / night

(2) Excellent 

9

Holiday private room in Sanday

Orkney Islands / Sanday

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

from £40 / night

£280 / week

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avg. 16 minutes

from £40 / night

(12) Very Good 

Certificate of Excellence

10

Kirkwall holiday home rental

Mainland / Kirkwall

4 7 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
“Family holiday” I stayed here for a week with my children and couple family members while up visiting my dad..the house itself was perfect for all 8 of us and I have no complaints what so ever..was clean and well warming and I would definetly use this
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from £325 / night

£330 - £660 / week

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from £325 / night

(4) Excellent 

13

Bungalow rental in Dounby

Mainland / Dounby

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Great holiday in wonderful surroundings.” The house is small but very welcoming and very well equipped and comfortable. The position on the island is perfect for exploring all areas and visiting the wonderful ancient monuments.
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from £72 / night

£380 - £470 / week

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from £72 / night

(5) Very Good 

15

Holiday home in Birsay

Orkney Islands / Birsay

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
“Great Stay!” Thanks! We had a wonderful stay at Bokieha. The house was lovely and we found the location very easy for negotiating the island. Would definitely stay here again the next time we are in Orkney.
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from £90 / night

£630 / week

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avg. 2 hours 42 minutes

from £90 / night

(2) Excellent 

14

Holiday home in Stromness

Mainland / Stromness

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly

from £95 / night

£665 / week

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from £95 / night

(1) Excellent 

14

Holiday apartment in Kirkwall

Mainland / Kirkwall

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly

from £110 / night

£770 / week

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from £110 / night

(3) Very Good 

27

St. Margaret's Hope holiday yurt rental

South Ronaldsay / St Margaret's Hope

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly

from £52 / night

£300 / week

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from £52 / night

(17) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

23

Holiday lodge in Stromness

Mainland / Stromness

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly
“5 star - highly recommend” Stunning accommodation in a stunning location. The perfect place for a peaceful break, with Stromness and Kirkwall both close by. Could not fault the lodge in any way, it was cleaned and kept to the highest standard! Would h
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from £125 / night

£600 - £750 / week

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avg. 1 hour 50 minutes

from £125 / night

(13) Excellent 

14

Holiday home in Evie

Mainland / Evie

2 5 5 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly

from £75 / night

£425 - £500 / week

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avg. 2 hours 7 minutes

from £75 / night

5

Home rental in Orphir

Mainland / Orphir

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden

from £110 / night

£500 - £600 / week

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from £110 / night

(5) Excellent 

13

Harray holiday home rental

Mainland / Harray

4 7 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden

from £75 / night

£525 / week

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from £75 / night

(4) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

10

Kirkwall holiday apartment rental

Mainland / Kirkwall

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly

Certificate of Excellence

from £110 / night

£530 - £660 / week

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from £110 / night

Why Orkney Islands?

Home to archaeological treasures as well as an abundance of wildlife, the rich history and natural beauty of the Orkney Isles make this a perfect getaway destination. Book your holiday rental in the Orkney Isles today.

About the Orkney Isles

Located in the Northern Isles of Scotland, this magnificent cluster of islands are steeped in a mystical and ancient past. From Neolithic settlers, ancient Romans and conquering Vikings, you can't help but feel truly captivated by the area's heritage. Remnants of its past can still be seen today, and with a wide variety of unforgettable sights, you'll have more than enough ways to enjoy its charm.

What to do

Kirkwall, Orkney's capital, has kept the charm of its Nordic ancestry. Take a look at the Orkney Museum and behold the stunning architecture of St Magnus Cathedral.

With plenty of shops, pubs and restaurants around, you'll find this town vibrant and endearing.

Top Orkney Isles travel tips

With its peculiar climate, the Orkney Isles are home to an astonishing array of wildlife, including puffins, ravens, seals, whales and dolphins. You'll also find many species of wild flowers. Boat trips between the islands allow you to explore the wonderful scenery to your heart's content.

So come and discover the ancient mysteries of one of the most beautiful places in Britain. Book your holiday rental in the Orkney Isles today!

Top Destination reviews

The Flat, Cunningair - Wardbay Self Catering
Good flat

Friendly owner in the adjacent house to help with any questions. Near Kirkwall town centre, about a 15-minute walk. Local bus passes at the end of the road around every 25 minutes. … see more
Startin
Great!

Stayed here for a week great house just like home from home, has everything you need to make it a easy stay, 5min walk to the town center where there are lots of lovely shops, cafes and bars … see more
Cunningair - Wardbay Self Catering
Cunningair, Kirkwall, Orkney Isles

The house was well equipped-in fact everything you could want. The views fantastic from the property and an easy stroll into the town … see more
Scapa Flow Lodges - Fara
A beautiful place from which to explore Orkney

Fara is placed within easy reach of both Kirkwall and Stromness, with a beautiful view across Scapa Flow. The location is perfect for exploring the many attractions of Orkney's mainland. The owner was very helpful, for example advising us to visit Skara Brae on a day when there are no cruise ships in Kirkwall. The cottage was clean, well presented and very comfortable.see more
Tiffyhall No 2 Self Catering Holiday Cottage
Superb cottage with lovely views

The accommodation was spacious, warm, well-equipped with great views from the lounge and bedroom over fields to the sea. Owners Karen and Colin were friendly and helpful, always available without being intrusive. Welcoming freshly baked scones and local provisions were much appreciated. Seating for a cuppa in the garden when the sun shone - at least 2 days! Well situated to get around the islands, loads to see. A lovely, refreshing break!see more
Bokieha Self Catering
Great stay..would book again!

Great place..great views..perfect for a weeks stay. Dog friendly, Wifi, secure garden..it ticked all the boxes. Even though the house is in the north of the island..its close to alot of the stuff you want to see. Easy to get around. Close to Birsay tea room too..yummy cakes. Dounby..which is 2 miles away has a new scotmid with petrol station..great for supplies. Well stocked kitchen too. No freezer..fridge only.see more