From this base you can visit the world famous Highland Park and Scapa distilleries.
Explore historic Kirkwall and its 12th century St Magnus Cathedral.
Stop for a coffee or meal in one of the cafes or restaurants serving local food and drink.
Find your ideal purchase in one of the many independent shops selling quality goods and crafts.
Check out "The Old Library" or " Wrigley and the Reel " in the centre of the town for musical get togethers, events and visiting artists.
Take part in one of our many local festivals and events which happen throughout the year. The St Magnus Festival, The Orkney Folk Festival, The Science Festival, The Orkney Rock Festival, The Blues Festival to name but a few.
Keep fit at the Pickaquoy Sport Centre which has Gym Facilities, a Climbing Wall, Bouldering Cave, Squash courts, a Leisure pool, Sauna and Steam Room.
From the cottage take a walk up Wideford hill to enjoy a panoramic view across the islands.
As you explore keep and eye out for local wildlife and birdlife.
Whatever you are visiting our islands for be it business, sightseeing or leisure we hope our cottage will be an ideal base for you.