Welcome to The Orca Country Inn

''BEAUTIFUL LANDSCAPES, HISTORY EVERYWHERE AND WILDLIFE TO RIVAL ANYWHERE ON EARTH'' A WARM FRIENDLY INN WITH 6 COMFORTABLE ENSUITE ROOMS WITH SPECTACULAR SEA & HILL VIEWS CATERING FOR ALL OUTDOOR TYPES, ESPECIALY BIRDERS FISHERMEN, WALKERS & CYCLISTS.

The Orca Country Inn is recommended by "The Hidden Places of Scotland" and is part of an Award Winning Tourist location. A warm welcome and spectacular scenery awaits you at the Orca Country Inn. De-stress and relax with good food and comfortable, well appointed accommodation.

The original House dates back to 1880 and is set in the idyllic, award winning village of Hoswick, on the South Mainland of Shetland. Lying halfway between Sumburugh Airport 12 miles to the South and Lerwick Ferry terminal 12 miles to the North. An ideal base for exploration of South Shetland, and easy reach to many of the top visitor sites including Mousa RSPB reserve & Mousa Broch, St Ninians Isle, Bodam Croft House Museum and Sumburugh Head RSPB Reserve to name just a few.

The Inn sits on a hill side over looking the Village of Hoswick and the Bay beyond. Due to our sheltered position our grounds are full of trees, a real luxury in Shetland, especially for the Birders, as during Spring and Autumn migration the trees act as a magnet for the birds.

Wildlife watching is a major attraction for our visitors as well as walkers, cyclists, Archeologists and those just wanting to find a get away from it all location. Surrounded by the native and migrant wildlife that makes Shetland so special, especially the Killer Whales (Orcas) that regularly frequent the Bays close to the Orca Country Inn. To find out in more detail about the Inn, Hoswick, Shetland & its many attractions please view our other information pages.
ANGLERS, WALKERS, CYCLISTS WELCOME.

 

Latest News

30/03/07 | New site goes live!
22/02/07 | Orcas spotted of coast..
18/01/07 | Renovation underway...
30/12/06 | A busy Christmas...
06/09/06 | Under new management...

 

 

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