West Shaird

South Ronaldsay, Orkney, KW17 2RJ


Spacious house in rural Orkney

Weekly price guide: £500 to £800

SLEEPS 6 Contact the owner

About West Shaird

West Shaird is situated on the west side of South Ronaldsay, Orkney. This beautiful, spacious and homely farmhouse overlooks Sandwick Bay, a 5 minute walk away. It is surrounded by the owner’s farmland and is ideal for those seeking comfort in a peaceful location.  The tranquility allows one to hear the wonderful bird songs throughout the year and is ideal for cycling and walking.

sitting room with coal fire
living room with multi-fuel stove
kitchen with modern appliances
shower room with toilet
entrance porch
double bedroom
twin bedroom
bunk bedroom
shower room with toilet
large front lawn
small, enclosed back garden
picnic table and chairs
off-road parking
large shed (bicycle store etc)
There is no extra charge for electricity, logs, coal or unlimited Wifi.
All bedding and towels are provided.

The village of St. Margaret’s Hope is situated 3 miles away.  It boasts a golf course, tennis court, bowling green, playpark, soft play, museum, The Workshop, and various shops and restaurants. South Ronaldsay is ideally situated for many interesting walks, craft trails and beautiful beaches.  At certain times of the year you may be fortunate enough to see the Merry Dancers (Aurora Borealis) 


Bookings are from Saturday to Saturday in high season but can vary in low season when short stays are welcomed.
A £200 non-refundable deposit is required on booking, with the balance to be paid one month before arrival.
Payment can be made by BACS, cash or cheque. You will receive a booking confirmation by email on receipt of deposit.
Towels, bed linen, heating costs and Wifi are included in the price.
Entry is from 4.00 pm.  Please vacate by 10.00 am on the day of departure.
To make a booking please contact directly via email or telephone.
Travel insurance is recommended to cover cancellation due to unforeseen circumstances (including Covid).
No refunds will be given but reservations can be rescheduled by mutual agreement.


  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking available
  • No smoking
  • Pets welcome
  • Highchair available
  • Travel cot available
  • Sleeps 6

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West Shaird , South Ronaldsay, Orkney, KW17 2RJ
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