KIRKWALL SELF CATERING ORKNEY
25 PICKAQUOY DRIVE, KIRKWALL, ORKNEY
A warm welcome to 25 Pickaquoy Drive our luxurious, comfortable and modern house located in the heart of Orkney where you can relax and unwind.
Our property has been tastefully furnished to a high standard and we have tried to ensure that every aspect of the accommodation affords comfort to our guests. Bedrooms offer a refreshing night’s sleep on sumptuous pillows and quality bed linen.
The living area combines the smooth textures of leather, the warmth of the oak furniture along with a vibrant, fresh green throughout. Walls are adorned with many beautiful scenery pictures of Orkney. Some of the large photographs are competition winners, taken by the owner’s cousin David Miller from Falkirk. There is a varied selection of books and guides to assist you make the most of your time in Orkney. Our Website and Facebook pages both offer a wide selection of links which may help you plan your trip before you arrive.
Completed in September 2014, No:25 complies with current building regulations with all doors having low level thresholds, air source heating provides an efficient energy system, insulation levels add to a warm, cosy house with low carbon emissions, further enhanced by A rated appliances. To the rear of the property we provide a shed for the storage of equipment, walking boots, fishing rods and bikes. There is ample parking in the communal car park.
The property is ideally situated within short walking distance of the town centre which offers a wide variety of shops, pubs, restaurants, cafes and transport links. A leisurely stroll takes you to the nearby supermarkets, Pickaquoy Leisure complex, Skate Park and Kirkwall Golf Course.
Tourist attractions nearby include the magnificent St Magnus Cathedral and the Bishop’s and Earl’s Palaces. To immerse in the historical culture of our islands visit the Tankerness House Museum, relaxing in their beautiful gardens where you can see the Groatie Hoose. Orkney Library and Archives are a must for all Orkney family history queries. Highland Park and Scapa Distilleries both offer a guided tour and tasting session of their quality whiskies. Enjoy a walk along the peaceful beaches of Scapa and Inganess. This is only a small sample of things to do in the vicinity of Kirkwall.