A cluster of jewels set in a clear blue ocean, Orkney's seventy islands are home to spectacular scenery, amazing wildlife and some of the finest archeaology in Western Europe.
Recreational opportunities abound; whether you want to dive a sunken battle fleet or listen to Norse sagas by the light of a roaring peat fire, Orkney has something for you.
Visitors marvel at Orkney's wide open spaces, big skies and atmosphere of peace and freedom. You can have entire beaches to yourself, even in high summer, and endless daylight to enjoy them.
Don't take our word for it; book your Orkney self catering holiday in a beautiful clifftop location a short walk from the famous Brough of Birsay and discover the wonders of Orkney for yourselves.