"One bedroom self-catering accommodation in the heart of Kirkwall"


Situated in a quiet but very central area of Kirkwall, we are ideally situated for shopping, the harbour, bus station, Tourist Office, St. Magnus Cathedral, Pickaquoy Centre, Scapa beach and country walks.

Kirkwall is situated in the centre of the mainland. It is two and-a-half miles from the airport, 15 miles from the Scrabster/Stromness Ferry Terminal and 17 miles from the short sea crossing from John O’ Groats or Gills Bay to South Ronaldsay.

How to Find Us 

Arriving by car (Scrabster – Stomness) 
Having followed the signs for Kirkwall (15 miles), you will pass the Kirkwall Golf Course as you approach the town. Continue down the hill and take a right turn into Pickaquoy Road at the petrol station. Follow the road to the round-about, take a right hand exit and drive through the first pedestrian crossing, immediately after the second pedestrian crossing take the second opening on your right.

Arriving by car (Gills Bay – St Margaret's Hope)
Having followed the signs for Kirkwall (15 miles) across the Churchill Barriers, on your approach to the town you will pass the Highland Park Distillery. The road naturally takes a left turn down the Holm Branch, follow the road past the Kirkwall Balfour Hospital. You will see a Church on your right and Wellington Street on your left. Take the second opening on the left after Wellington Street immediately before the pedestrian crossing.

Arriving by plane  
Follow the signs for Kirkwall (4 miles) take a left turn into Clay Loan and continue down the hill to the bottom (Union Street), turn left on to Junction Road. Immediately after the pedestrian crossing take the second opening on your right.

The following map shows where our apartments are situated in Kirkwall along with details on the main routes into Kirkwall.

A Printable version, in PDF format, is available here

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For further details contact Lynda or Greg, telephone +44 (0)1856 874404 Mobile.  07860919212.
Email: grainpark@btinternet.com

Grain House. Junction Road, Kirkwall. Orkney. KW15  1AX

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