Shetland Hotel - Lerwick

Holmsgarth Road, Lerwick, United Kingdom, ZE1 0PW  show map
 3 stars
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Shetland Hotel - Lerwick

 Free Wi-Fi
 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Conference room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Child-friendly

Cribs available

Overview

Shetland is a 3-star business hotel providing a comfortable accommodation only minutes away from Clickimin Broch and Scalloway Castle.

The hotel is 850 meters away from Croft House Museum, Town Hall and Bod of Gremista. Shetland Hotel lies within a 20-minute walk from the center of Lerwick.

The venue is notable for the excellent location within a 35-minute drive to Sumburgh airport.

Rooms

Shetland Hotel offers 64 rooms fitted with a dressing area, coffee/tea makers, a seating area, TV and a telephone for a comfortable stay in Lerwick. Guests can make use of en suite bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and a bathtub.

Eat & Drink

The restaurant menu features local dishes. The family fare restaurant Waterfront Bar & Grill is within easy reach of the property.

Services

Guests can avail of a baggage storage, a safe deposit box and a lift as well as laptops, a meeting room and a copier.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   64.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Early check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free safe at reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Dry cleaning

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Room facilities

  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 14 may stay at the price of GBP 14.05 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 5 may stay at the price of GBP 11.05 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay at the price of GBP 8.05 per person per night in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

Holmsgarth Road, Lerwick, United Kingdom, ZE1 0PW

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City Center
  • Lerwick
    1.1 km
Airports
Restaurants
  • Waterfront Bar & Grill
    210 m
  • Gurkha Kitchen (cuisine: Nepali)
    520 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    64

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 22 m²
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    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
    Size: 30 m²
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      Size: 42 m²
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Shetland Hotel - Lerwick Lerwick location
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        Hotel Address:

        Holmsgarth Road, Lerwick, United Kingdom, ZE1 0PW

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Lerwick
          1.1 km
        Airports
        Restaurants
        • Waterfront Bar & Grill
          210 m
        • Gurkha Kitchen (cuisine: Nepali)
          520 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          64

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLerwickShetland Hotel

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        Best Design Hotels in United Kingdom

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        Local attractions

        • Clickimin Broch - 1.5 km
          South Road, Lerwick

          Near the hotel

          • Shetland Museum and Archives - 690 m
            Hay's Dock, Lerwick
          • Croft House Museum - 1.2 km
            Boddam, Dunrossness,, Lerwick
          • Town Hall - 1.1 km
            Charlotte St, Lerwick

          Restaurants nearby

          • Waterfront Bar & Grill - 210 m

            Address: Holmsgarth Road

            75% likes this, based on 52 reviews

          • Hay's Dock Cafe Restaurant - 690 m

            Address: Hay's Dock
            Phone: 01595 741569

            74% likes this, based on 128 reviews
            Cuisine: Healthy

          • The harbour cafe - 770 m

            Address: 6 Robertson Crescent

            61% likes this, based on 26 reviews
            Cuisine: British

          • Gurkha Kitchen - 520 m

            Address: 33 North Road

            71% likes this, based on 89 reviews
            Cuisine: Nepali
            Price Range: GBP 24 - GBP 31

          • Mareel Cafe bar - 740 m

            Address: Mareel

            56% likes this, based on 31 reviews

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            64

          Hotel Awards

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          Shetland Hotel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Shetland Hotel

          Average guest rating

          6.4out of 10
          Good
          Based on 42 reviews

          Guest reviews

          • Couple
            6.6

            Good breakfast. We weren't actually there very much as we were there for a wedding so away at that mostly

            Was a little disappointed about the level of communication with staff as there was no one there from Shetland and sometimes found it difficult to make myself clear to staff as they did not understand what I was saying, and I could not always understand them. We found no native british speakers!!!!

          • Single
            5.4

            Said to be disabled accessible - it is not - all doors are fire doors as would be expected - impossible for the lone traveller to get through unaided - fortunately other guests were ready to help. Floors 3-5 are not served by the lift and originally I was allocated a room on the 5th floor - this was changed to the 2nd. Will be visiting Shetland again but not staying at this hotel.

          • Single
            6.6

            The room was spacious

            Dinner was awful - it was described as seafood lasanga. I had lasagna, alo of white tasteless sauce and a tiny amount of mussels, maybe three small ones in total

          • Older travelers
            6.2

            Hotel clean, reception and restaurant staff very friendly.

            Hotel in need of re-decorating, looks tired, although bathroom recently refited. It was winter so room window remained shut but in the summer room could be very noisy above main road and opposite ferry terminal.

          • Older travelers
            7.4

            The resturant was very good both regarding service and food.

            The room service could be described as no better than fair

          • Single
            7.8

            Good, clean comfy hotel. Good food served in the restaurant and very good value for money

          • Older travelers
            5.0

            The room and bathroom were a good size and well maintained and cleaned. Staff do respond to complaints about the food - but I have a feeling they get plenty of practice.

            This hotel is fine for business but if you're looking for a relaxing break only book if you're desperate. The room was noisy, overlooking the main road and ferry terminal. But better the noise than the rooms at the back of the hotel which overlook the car park. Don't eat dinner in the restaurant no matter how desperate.

          • Single
            7.4

            The receptionist was very helpful informative and friendly. The bathroom was very modern clean and up to date.

            The outside of the hotel looks dark glum, as does some of the bedroom decor.

          • Older travelers
            6.2

            Very pleasant hotel but now in need of refurbishment

          • Family with children
            9.6

            very freindly staff and the food was beautiful . and great location .will be staying again .

          • Older travelers
            6.0

            The room was clean and well maintained, the breakfsat was excellant

            The room was not availabe until late afternoon the wallpaper in the corridors is peeling off the room was cold and the heater did not work the lighting in the bedroom was poor with only tablelamps no main light

          • Single
            6.2

            Rooms are all clean and a reasonable size. Would recommend but only because all hotels are expensive on Shetland.

            Switched me to a twin room from a double without asking. Wifi has good signal but is slow. No tea spoons with cups at breakfast! Had to stir with end of large spoon. This eas same on all tables.

          • Single
            7.0

            Convienient location. There was an old fashioned feel to the rooms but I like that. Bathroom had been refurbished. Generally good quality feel to the rooms.

            Limited services but they were undergoing refurbishment

          • Single
            7.8

            I liked its mixed old and new design very much.

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            It was quiet, courteously served, hassle free and just right for a tired couple after a busy day!

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Shetland Hotel - Lerwick Lerwick location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          Holmsgarth Road, Lerwick, United Kingdom, ZE1 0PW

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Lerwick
            1.1 km
          Airports
          Restaurants
          • Waterfront Bar & Grill
            210 m
          • Gurkha Kitchen (cuisine: Nepali)
            520 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            64

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLerwickShetland Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Design Hotels in United Kingdom

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