Orkney

Accomodation

Orkney offers a range of places to stay including hotels, bed and breakfasts and guest houses, self-catering accommodation, longer term lets, etc.  The variety of property ranges from historic homes and farm diversifications to modern, purpose-built accommodation.

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Getting to Orkney

You can travel to Orkney from most UK cities by linking through any of the main Scottish airports.

Flybe flights are operated by Loganair from Glasgow (80 minutes), Edinburgh (80 minutes), Inverness (45 minutes), Aberdeen (50 minutes) and Shetland (35 minutes).  All of these flights operate daily and, with the exception of Glasgow, all have more than one flight to and from Orkney each day.

You can also travel by sea.

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Friday, June 23rd 2017

Tocardo granted RO accreditation for 1.4 MW at EMEC

Tocardo Tidal Power is pleased to announce that Ofgem (the Gas and Electricity Regulator in the UK) has granted accreditation under the Renewables Obligation (RO) scheme for Tocardo’s 1.4 MW deployment at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC Full Story...

Friday, June 16th 2017

EMEC to host European Ocean Energy Open Day in Orkney

European Commission representatives to visit Orkney’s world leading ocean energy test centre. Later this month, the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC), in association with Ocean Energy Europe, will host key decision makers from the Europea Full Story...

Contact Information

c/o Maureen Shearer, Development Manager, HIE, 14 Queen Street, Kirkwall
KW15 1JE Scotland

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