The Orkney Islands are home to an overall population of around 21,000 people, but every year get thousands of tourists and visitors looking for a cheap B&B, hotel or campsite to stay at whilst they explore the islands. Kirkwall has always been a popular choice when it comes to looking for a cheap comfortable, and efficient B&B service. This is because it is in a prime location on the Islands, giving you easy access to the rest of the places of interest in Kirkwall and around the rest of Orkney.
In the winter time, the locals and residents to Kirkwall almost have the Islands to themselves, as the holiday seasons are the most popular times to come and stay in B&B accommodation in Kirkwall. However, there are some that travel over in the dead of winter for one of the most beautiful sights that you can see from the Orkney Islands.
The Northern Lights is one of the most spectacular natural displays you can imagine. It almost looks unearthly, but it is far from it. Being one of natures own creations, it depends upon having the right natural and clean environments in order for you to see it at it’s best. With the location and lack of light pollution in this part of the world, as long as you wrap up well, staying in Kirkwall and going out at night to see these wonderful colourful displays, is an experience you will treasure forever.
Kirkwall is the best place to stay in order for you to access the many tourist facilities and public transportation available on the Island. Not only that, but after you have enjoyed a truly satisfying and soul pleasing experience, you will surely be ready to plunge into a warm bed after enjoying a hot beverage. With our cheap B&B in Kirkwall, you can enjoy a cosy night’s sleep and make use of our tea and coffee making facilities placed in every room. Then after a blissful night, you can wake to a wonderfully cooked and hearty breakfast.
The Pomona Guest House in Kirkwall, is located on the edge of a main shopping street and is therefore within easy walking distance of any cafes, restaurants and takeaways as well as other tourist locations that are well worth a visit.
To really immerse yourself in the feel of the city of Kirkwall, why not buy our local newspaper, that first went into print 150 years ago, and take in all the local news and interesting happenings. You may even like to listen to the local BBC Orkney radio station, one of only two hosted in Scotland.
There is certainly much to do, and much to see in Kirkwall, even in the quieter seasons, and if you are interested in finding a cheap B&B in Kirkwall, then look no further than the Pomona Guest House located in the heart of Kirkwall city.
For more information on tariffs and rooms available to you during you stay, contact us today.