skaill house

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Opening Times

1 April – 30 September

10:00am to 18:00pm (last entry 17:30)

1 October – 31 October

10:00 to 16:00pm (last entry 15:45)

Admission Prices

Entry to Skaill House (Apr-Oct) is part of a joint ticket with Skara Brae

Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Booking is required.

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Finding Us

Finding us is easy as we are adjacent to the Skara Brae Heritage site. We look forward to hearing from you and hope to welcome you to Skaill House soon.

From Kirkwall:

Follow signs out of Kirkwall for the A965 to Stromness. Go through Finstown. Approximately 4 miles outside Finstown turn right on to the B9055 signposted to Skaill Bay and Skara Brae. Follow signs to Skara Brae going straight over a staggered crossroads, and then turn right at a ‘T’ junction at the head of Skaill Loch. Follow the road, keeping the loch to your left. Skaill House is the first turning on your left at the end of the loch (stone walled entrance).

From Stromness:

Follow signs to Kirkwall on the A965. 1 mile out of Stromness turn left on to the (A966) signposted to Birsay and Skara Brae. Follow signs to Bay of Skaill and Skara Brae turning left on to the B9056 after about 3 miles. Follow the road to Skaill Loch. Skaill House is the first turning on your left at the end of the loch (stone walled entrance).

Address

Skaill House, Breckness Estate, Sandwick, Orkney KW163LR

Region – Orkney

Postcode: KW16 3LR The property is located 31km north west of Kirkwall on the B9056.

Grid reference

HY 231188

Cycle Routes

Site on the National Cycle Network