The Royal is renowned for its hearty breakfast providing an ideal start to your day's business or leisure.

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Teas, coffees, wines, beers and spirits. Local beers including the mighty '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, restaurant, bar service and function room. Open year round, the Royal provides the perfect local base for business or holiday stays in Stromness.

Upcoming Events


Orktoberfest 23

Fire, Maet and Ale - Orktoberfest sees a Viking themed beer festival pop up in Stromness. With beer bars at The Royal and Ferry Inn, a Viking Feast, the fiery parade and galley burning, party nights, Viking Games to test strength and skill, a curry night and trad sessions galore, this weekend event is one not to be missed. With accommodation in the town at a premium book early to ensure you are here to take part.

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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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