What a fabulous few weeks we have had for the most amazing sunrises and sunsets!  On Monday 6th January the sunrise was 360 degrees!  The whole sky was on fire. Bright crimson, oranges, pinks, purples and blues........amazing.  You don't even have to get up early at this time of year to see the sunrise.  This photo was taken at 9.45am.  

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Bookings are coming in daily now for 2020 and we even have some for 2021!  So if you are planning a trip to Orkney this year it is time to get your accommodation booked.  Our lovely apartments are very convenient in the village of Dounby.  There is a well stocked Co-op with fuel, hotel, craft shop, chemist, butcher, jewellery manufacturer, hair dresser and post office all within a 2 minute walk of the apartments.  Dounby is within 10 minutes of lots of beaches and historic sites.

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£30 off for stays of 5 nights or more in April.  Arrival any day.  Quote ref: OTG-387


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The Orkney Nature Festival runs from 14th to 20th May 2018 and we have the following availability:

Kringla 2 for 4 nights from 15th May £320

Kringla 3 for 7 nights from 12th May £420

Fantastic oportunities to see and experience Orkney Wildlife with knowledgable guides.  

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Newbigging Orkney Self Catering

A tasteful cottage located in peaceful farmland with spectacular views. Only 3 miles from local amenities and many of the historical sites are within a 15 minute drive.