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Campsites and Hostels

Find the perfect base for all your Orkney adventures!

Orkney Islands Council operates two campsites and three hostels, offering comfortable, great value accommodation.

  • The Hoy Centre – a fully accessible 4 star hostel with ensuite rooms
  • Rackwick Hostel located in the scenic Rackwick valley
  • The Birsay Hostel and Campsite 3 star campsite and hostel accommodation in the north-west of the Orkney mainland
  • Point of Ness Campsite, Stromness – located a few minutes walk from Stromness town centre on the scenic shoreline

The hostels welcome singles, families and groups with exclusive room or whole hostel hire available.

The campsites are suitable for tents, caravans and motorhomes, with electric hook-up and toilets, showers and washing facilities on site.

Further information on each of the sites can be accessed from the 'More pages in this section' menu.

We would encourage members of the public to use the online booking system as telephone and email bookings will incur an additional admin charge.

By using the CampManager website 'Book Now' button you confirm that you have read and accepted the terms and conditions available in PDF format from the 'Related Downloads' section of this page.

Further Information

If you require any further information or need assistance making a booking, please do not hesitate to contact Customer Services using the details below.

Telephone: 01856 873535.


Customer Services opening hours are available from the 'Related Links' section of this page.

Terms and Conditions

Full terms and conditions are available in PDF format from the ‘Related Downloads’ section of this page.

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