West Shaird is open for business. We are following cleaning protocols for self catering properties in the context of COVID-19. Suitable cleaning products are also left in the house. Hand sanitiser is provided for use on arrival. To keep updated on any local developments we recommend that guests consult the COVID-19 information on Orkney.com prior to booking.
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.