Guest Houses Orkney Islands

Guest Houses Orkney Islands


There is no denying that the Orkney Islands is a place unlike no other in the British Isles. Comprising over 70 islands, Orkney offers a spellbinding, relaxing and welcoming environment for all.


With so much to see and do in the Orkney Islands, it’s important to have accommodation in a central and accessible location near to where you wish to explore. One of the best guest houses on the Orkney Islands is the Pomona Guest House.


We are a family-run guest house situated in the historic town of Kirkwall - Orkney’s principal town and capital.


Searching for guest houses on the Orkney Islands? Choose Pomona!


Whether you are visiting Orkney for a holiday or business, it makes sense to make your base here a “home away from home”! With that thought in mind, you want to ensure that your accommodation is friendly, inviting, clean, and caters to your needs.


It’s for those reasons that we have many satisfied guests at the Pomona Guest House. We have six delightful en-suite rooms equipped with Freeview television, tea and coffee making facilities, and a hairdryer. What’s more, each room at the Pomona Guest House is clean and comes with fresh bed linens and towels to welcome all new arrivals after a day of travelling.


Room sizes and amenities


We can accommodate various configurations thanks to our flexible room layouts. The size and setting of each room are as follows:


  • Room 1 - twin room;

  • Room 2 - family room, with a double bed and a set of bunk beds;

  • Room 3 - large room with three single beds;

  • Room 4 - double room;

  • Room 5 - large room with one double and one single bed;

  • Room 5 - large room with one double and one single bed.


Another advantage of staying at the Pomona Guest House is our location. We are situated on the edge of the main shopping street in Orkney and are within walking distance to numerous restaurants, supermarkets, and the Pickaquoy Leisure Centre.


Things to see and do


Thanks to Pomona’s central location, all our guests have the opportunity to easily explore Kirkwall and other places that make up the Orkney Islands. This part of the British Isles is rich with history, dating back over 10,000 years, and is a wildlife and nature lover’s paradise!


So, whether you are interested in the local history or wish to get a chance to spot puffins and seals, you’ve come to the right place!


Getting to Kirkwall and the Pomona Guest House


If you’ve been searching for Guest Houses on the Orkney Islands, you will no doubt have seen that Kirkwall is perhaps the most accessible part of the area from the Scottish mainland.


Getting to Kirkwall, and the Pomona Guest House is quite easy thanks to the various transport methods connecting the island to mainland Scotland. For example, there are ferry services that link Kirkwall with Aberdeen. It’s also possible to travel from nearby Stromness to Scrabster.


Orkney also has an airport near to Kirkwall, linking the area with Aberdeen, Inverness, Edinburgh, and Glasgow by air.


Contact Pomona Guest House today on 01856 872325 for room availability and the latest prices.