West Shaird is open and welcoming guests. All necessary Covid protocols are in place. We recommend checking latest guidance on Orkney.com prior to travel.
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.
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) as shown in the photo.