Albert Hotel

A Hotel in Kirkwall, Highlands and Islands

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Albert Hotel, Mounthoolie Lane
Highlands and Islands
KW15 1JZ

Albert Hotel, Kirkwall

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Contemporary boutique style 3 star hotel centrally located in main town of Kirkwall, Orkney. Hotel features include traditional Bothy bar with local cask ales, whiskies and real fire plus lounge bar.

The Albert Hotel is a contemporary hotel located in the town centre of Kirkwall within Orkney. The hotel is a Visit Scotland 3 star rated hotel. The hotel offers a range of luxury rooms that are beautifully presented.

It boasts a cosy Bothy bar offering a range of Orkney ales & whiskies. The hotel also offers a variety of dining options. Kirkwall is one of Orkney's 2 main towns and provides an excellent base from which to explore Orkney.

The hotel's town centre location means its close to all the local restaurants & attractions. These include the Orkney Museum & Wireless Museum. Balfour Castle is located 4 miles away from Kirkwall, only a short boat trip to the Isle of Shapinsay.

Also nearby is Skara Brae Prehistoric Village (14 Miles), Skara Brae contains the best preserved group of Stone Age houses in Western Europe. The Ring of Brodgar Stone Circle & Henge (14 miles), a magnificent circle of upright stones with an enclosing ditch spanned by causeways.

2 star rating

From: £100.00

Room Facilities
Wireless internet connection
Tea and coffee making facilities
Sky TV
Ironing board
Internet access
Hypoallergenic pillows
Hypoallergenic bed
High speed internet connection
Fire alarm with light
Direct dial pho

Lock-up facility for bicycles
Wakeup call
Room service
Non-smoking (throughout)
Ironing facilities
Internet access (wireless) in public areas
Baggage store
Adjoining rooms


Business Facilities
Internet connection (wireless)
Internet connection (high speed)
Internet connection (dial up)
Meeting rooms
Fax machine
Direct dial phone

Dining Facilities
The Albert Hotel offers three dining options. Bar meals and snacks served in the Bothy Bar for over 18s only. Bar meals served in the lounge bar, families welcome with childrens menu also available. A la carte dining in the restaurant every evening with a menu with strong emphasis on local produce. Room service also provided.

Breakfast (Full cooked)
Breakfast (Continental)

Child Facilities
Games available
Children's menu

Pet Policy
No pets

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Nearby Historic Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

St Magnus Cathedral - 0.1 miles (Cathedral) Heritage Rating

The Orkney Museum - 0.1 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Bishop's Palace, Kirkwall - 0.2 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Earl's Palace, Kirkwall - 0.2 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Grain Earth-House - 0.6 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Wideford Hill Chambered Cairn - 2.6 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Rennibister Earth-House - 3.4 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Mine Howe - 4.9 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Cuween Hill Chambered Cairn - 5.4 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Rendall Doocot - 6.2 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

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