|Houton Bay Lodge
- With great views of Scapa Flow and the southern Orkney Islands, this charming inn offers generous and tasty fresh home-cooked food and clean, comfortable accommodation at attractive rates. With a fantastic rural setting, the Houton Bay Lodge has a great location for exploring the area. Situated next to the ferry terminal at Houton, the inn offers easy access to the Orkney Islands of Hoy and Flotta. The lodge is just off the A964 road, just 10 miles (16 km) from Kirkwall and Stromnes is only 8 miles (13 km) away. Both towns are well served by public transport. There are 8 spacious and well-appointed en suite rooms, each with a TV and tea/coffee making facilities. Most of the rooms have views of the bay. Free wireless internet access is available throughout. A hearty full cooked breakfast is included in the price. The lodge's restaurant is also open to residents for dinner, with all meals made using only the best fresh produce from Orkney. There is also a licensed lounge bar, a conservatory/TV lounge, 2 internet workstations and a games room, with darts, a pool table and a full-size snooker table.