Beautiful and spacious bed & breakfast accommodation in the heart of Kirkwall, Orkney

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Laing House is a delightful traditional home and retains historical importance. The building dates back to the early 1700s, and was the birthplace of Malcolm Laing a local historian 1762- 1818 and Samuel Laing a renowned travel writer and translator 1780- 1868. Their father Robert Laing planted the tree, which is one of the many focal points in Albert Street and stands outside Laing House.

Laing house bed and breakfast is perfectly situated in the heart of Kirkwall and provides an excellent base for your vacation in Orkney. We are just a short stroll from the many superb restaurants, bars, cafés, shops and historic attractions and are only minutes away from the bus and ferry terminals, which provide an excellent service for the explorers among you.

This large house benefits from spacious rooms and two guest bedrooms, each are individually and stylishly decorated with en suites. In the comfortable lounge you’ll find a selection of books and maps of the area to help you plan your tours of Orkney. Laing House offers free Wi-Fi and private off-road parking. Our hearty breakfast is served in the dining room, where you can choose from a range of local produce.

We look forward to meeting you at Laing House Orkney B&B and are confident you’ll carry home warm and happy memories of your visit and Orkney island experience.

Great location for wildlife, historic sites and walks, beautiful room and lovely hosts!

– Caroline and Colin, Manchester

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  • 5 stars

    Published on 19/06/2016

    Alice Meldrum from Inverness gave us 5 stars.  Thank you Alice, it was lovely meeting you and Susan, hopefully see you again soon, Richard and Pam. ...

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Laing House
59 Albert Street
Kirkwall, Orkney
KW15 1HQ
+44 (0)1856 879979 +44 (0)7818 618302 +44(0)7702 358836

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