From breakfast to supper, fresh cooked and local. Orkney steak specials, North Ronaldsay lamb, fresh seafood.

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Open from early to late. Teas, coffees, wines, beers and spirits. Local beers including 'The Muckle'. Single malts, gins and rums..... .... and yarns a speciality.

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Comfortable en-suite rooms in the heart of Stromness

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About the Royal Hotel Stromness

Welcome to the Royal Hotel, Stromness where traditional island hospitality extends across our rooms, food and bar service. Open year round from early to late, the Royal provides the perfect local base for business or holiday stays in Stromness.

Upcoming Events


Orktoberfest - Fire, Maet & Ale

New for 2019, a beer festival with a difference. We are hosting SMUHA (South Mainland Up Helly Aa) 2019 Jarl Squad for the weekend. Lots of great beers, BBQ, trad sessions, stomping, rocking, an arm wrestling competition and a fiery procession.....come and warm your cockles!

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Looking to eat out or stay in Kirkwall?

Visit our sister accommodation, The Shore, on Kirkwall harbourfront

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Looking for another option in Stromness?

The Ferry Inn offers rooms, restaurant and bar on the harbourfront

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