Located in Kirkwall, Heatherlea provides free WiFi and sea views, 1.6 miles from Highland Park Distillery.

The bed and breakfast offers a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with bathrobes, slippers and shower. A fridge and electric tea pot are also featured.

Guests at Heatherlea can enjoy a Full English/Irish breakfast.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Heatherlea has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Apr 29, 2018

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.7)

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish

Free Parking Available On Site


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Host Info

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Our rooms have been designed to be modern, with all facilities you may need, yet with an unmistakable Orkney feel. To make your stay as comfortable as possible we have included, a desk area, free Wi-Fi, flat screen TV with HDMI cables for your own device, and also a DAB radio. In the room you will find complementary tea and coffee making facilities. We offer complementary toiletries, bathrobe and a hairdryer. In the walk in closet you will find an iron, ironing board and vanity area. Heatherlea has off street parking and is a short 5 minute walk from Kirkwall’s many tourist attractions, ferry terminal, bars and restaurants and most of Orkney’s tourist attractions are easy to reach by public transport from Heatherlea Bed and Breakfast.
Welcoming and professionally run bed and breakfast by a former prominent hotelier and family, we know what guests need to make their stay as comfortable as possible.
Heatherlea B&B is situated in a quiet residential area, close to all local amenities. A short 5 minute walk takes you to the marina, shops, bars and restaurants. The local area has so much to offer any visitor whether it’s for business or pleasure. The local tourist attractions, tourist information centre and ferry offices are all within walking distance. The airport is a 10 minute drive away.
Language spoken: English
Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
What's nearby
  • Highland Park Distillery
    1.3 miles
  • Maeshowe
    8.4 miles
  • Orkney Fossil and Heritage Centre, Burray
    8.9 miles
  • Standing Stones of Stenness
    9.1 miles
  • Ness of Brogdar
    9.3 miles
  • Ring of Brogdar
    9.9 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant The Shore Restaurant
    0.2 miles
  • Restaurant The Kirkwall Hotel
    0.3 miles
  • Restaurant Helgi's
    0.3 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea Kirkwall Marina
    0.2 miles
  • Ocean/Sea Kirkwall Harbour
    0.3 miles
Closest Airports
  • Kirkwall Airport
    2.6 miles
  • Westray Airport
    25.2 miles
  • Wick John O’Groats Airport
    36.8 miles
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Amenities of Heatherlea
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not possible).
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Baggage storage
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Smoke-free property
  • Carpeted
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Sustainability initiatives
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3:00 PM - 11:30 PM


Until 10:30 AM


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Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

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Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please inform Heatherlea of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about Heatherlea

  • Heatherlea offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • From the nearest airport, you can get to Heatherlea by:

      • Taxi 10min

    • Room options at Heatherlea include:

      • Double

    • The prices at Heatherlea may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Heatherlea is 1,950 feet from the center of Kirkwall.

    • Guests staying at Heatherlea can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.8).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Full English/Irish

    • Check-in at Heatherlea is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.