Hotels in Orkney Islands, United Kingdom

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Orkney Islands overview

Orkney Islands is known for its ferries. You can learn about the local heritage of Orkney Islands at top landmarks like Skara Brae. There's plenty more to see, including sights like Cubbie Roo's Castle and Trumland House.

Where to stay in Orkney Islands

Whether traveling for business or pleasure, Orkney Islands can comfortably accommodate all visitors. There are 19 hotels in Orkney Islands and you can shop as many as 15 deals for rooms on, some with discounts of up to 14%. We have room prices as low as 22 USD per night and below are the number of hotels by star rating in Orkney Islands as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 5 4-star hotels from 22 USD per night
  • • 11 3-star hotels from 78 USD per night

How to get to Orkney Islands

Fly into Kirkwall (KOI), 10.4 mi (16.7 km) from the heart of Orkney Islands.

What to see around Orkney Islands

Recommended places to see include:
  • • Skara Brae
  • • Cubbie Roo's Castle
  • • Trumland House
  • • Balfour Castle
  • • Midhowe Cairn

When to visit Orkney Islands

Wondering what time of year to travel or what should be on your packing list? Here are some average seasonal norms so you'll know what to expect for your trip:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 46°F day, 35°F night
  • • April-June: 59°F day, 37°F night
  • • July-September: 61°F day, 46°F night
  • • October-December: 53°F day, 36°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 0.35 inches
  • • April-June: 0.16 inches
  • • July-September: 0.20 inches
  • • October-December: 0.35 inches