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Availability 2017

To book Old Point

email - best way to book

orkneyshorecottage@gmail.com

Phone if necessary01856 811772

Old Point

availability

April

1 - 8

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8 - 15

 

 

 

15 - 22

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22 - 29

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29/4 - 6/5

 

 

May

6 - 13

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13 - 20

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20 - 27

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27/5 - 3/6

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June

3 - 10

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10 - 17

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17 - 24

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24/6 - 1/7

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July

1 - 8

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8 - 15

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15 - 22

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22 - 29

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29/7 - 5/8

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August

5 - 12

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12 - 19

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19 - 26

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26/8 - 2/9

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September

2 - 9

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9 - 16

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16 - 23

 

 

 

23 - 30

 

 

October

30/9 - 7/10

 

 

 

7 - 14

 

 

 

14 - 21

 

 

 

21 - 28

 

 

November

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cost - Old Point

Deposit of £75 at time of booking.£225 a month before your visit

April to October £300/week

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April Sunset

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We are the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow which is a circle beginning and ending with us

Moody Skies

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Tankers come and go....

Looking across to Hoy

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Dramatic clouds

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Snowy Hoy

Caroline Melody

Telephone 01856 811772

orkneyshorecottage@gmail.com

 

How to get to Orkney

By Air Flybe.com for flights to Orkney - www.flybe.com

 

By Ferry

Northlink - From Aberdeen to Hatston, Kirkwall or

Scrabster(Thurso) to Stromness

Tel.no. 0845 6000 449

NorthLink Ferries

 

Pentland Ferries - from Gills Bay to St. Margaret's Hope, South Ronaldsay

Reservations - 0800 688 8998 or 01856 831226

Pentland Ferries

 

John O'Groats Ferries - from John O'Groats to Burwick, South Ronaldsay (foot passengers only and May to September only

Te. no. 01955 611353

John O'Groats FerryFrom Kirkwall (Hatson)

Leave the ferry and continue to the T junction. Turn left towards Kirkwall. At the roundabout go straight over, keeping the petrol station (Highland Fuels) to your left. At the next roundabout turn right, and then take the next turning to the right, signposted ‘Orphir.’

Take the Orphir road (A 964.) From the turning in Kirkwall to the turning to Smoogro Road it is about 7 miles. The turning to Smoogro Road is the first left after the signposted Germiston turning, 61/2 miles out of Kirkwall labelled Orphir and Houton. There is a red letter box at the turning to Smoogro Road. Having turned left, keep on the road until you get to the lane for Point, a wooden house very close to the shore. Go down it and Old Point is to the right of the wooden house.

From Stromness

Take the Orphir road, (A964,) turning left a mile from Stromness at the Bridge of Waithe Follow the road through Orphir Village, with the Community School on your left. After leaving the village, the turning for Smoogro Road is the first right, about a mile from the village. There is a red letter box at the turning. Having turned right, keep on the road until you get to the lane for Point, a wooden house very close to the shore. Go down it and Old Point is to the right of the wooden house.

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