Thursday 14 September 2023

The Peedie Hoose, Dounby, Orkney

The Peedie Hoose, Dounby, Orkneyere

Nestled in the beautiful Orkney countryside, The Peedie Hoose offers superb self-catering accommodation—a perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of modern life.


Our traditional property has been thoughtfully renovated to provide excellent accommodation that effortlessly combines comfort and charm. The house can comfortably accommodate up to 6 guests in its two bedrooms.

Step into the tastefully decorated living room, where you'll find two inviting leather couches, one of which transforms into a bed-settee, as well as an incredibly comfortable leather reclining chair with a footstool. Entertainment options abound, with a TV featuring built-in Freeview, a DVD player, a mini hi-fi system, and an iPod docking station.

The fully fitted modern kitchen is equipped with everything you need and then some. If you choose to dine in and prepare your own meals, you'll find all the tools at your disposal, including a fully stocked herb and spice rack. The kitchen also features a microwave, dishwasher, and a washing/drying machine. The adjacent dining area boasts patio doors that lead to a private, fenced flagstone patio area complete with a picnic bench.

The sleeping quarters consist of one double guest bedroom and one triple bedroom. The triple bedroom features a double bed with a single bunk above—perfect for families. This room also includes an LCD TV with a built-in DVD player. All necessary bed linen and towels are thoughtfully provided. If needed, we can provide a cot, baby bath, and high chair for your convenience.

At the rear of the cottage, a children's swing set and slide await, while a large open grass area offers plenty of space for children to play and enjoy outdoor activities. Please note that parents are responsible for supervising their children at all times.

**Visiting Dounby & Exploring Orkney**

The Peedie Hoose enjoys a prime location in the heart of the West Mainland, making it an ideal base for all visitors, whether you're interested in exploring ancient archaeological sites, birdwatching, fishing, or simply seeking relaxation. The charming town of Stromness is a mere 15 minutes away, while the capital of Orkney, Kirkwall, is just around 20 minutes from the property. Both towns offer an array of attractions, including scenic harbors, museums, shops, bars, and restaurants.

Orkney is a land of natural beauty and rich history, where opportunities for exploration and relaxation are abundant. Whether you're captivated by ancient sites, eager to spot local wildlife, or simply seeking a peaceful retreat, The Peedie Hoose is the perfect base for your Orkney adventure.

To plan your stay at The Peedie Hoose and explore the wonders of Orkney, please reach out for more information.

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