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Egypt - Cottage holidays in All Orkney Islands, Orkney Islands

We are delighted to present the details for Egypt ideal for a cottage holiday in All Orkney Islands, Orkney Islands. To book or find out more please use the Booking Info or Availability buttons below.

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Egypt - at a glance

Sleeps 7 persons | Bedrooms 3 | Pets 2

Pets allowed Short Break Detached Cottage Coastal property Golf Nearby No smoking

Surrounded by farmland but just 500 yards from the beach, this comfortable cottage is perfectly located for exploring all the treasures of the Orkney Islands.

Many people prefer to book a detached property for their holiday. Egypt is detached which makes it ideal for extra peace and quiet. It is also beneficial to have a detached property if you are bringing your dog as they are less likely to be disturbed or disturb the neigbours.


GardenOn nice days, when you want to relax you can sit out in Egypt's garden and enjoy the sun shine. Children also love the outdoors so it can be a great place for them. Although, with young children you should always check any garden is safe for them.

Short cottage breaks in Orkney Islands

Available for short breaksGreat news if you just want to get away for a long weekend or short break. Egypt accepts bookings for short breaks. So if you fancy a few days in Orkney Islands to recharge your batteries then this cottage is well worth consideration.

Family holidays in Orkney Islands

Family Cottage BreaksEgypt sleeps up to 7 people so could be perfect for your family or group. So if you are looking for a family holiday in Orkney Islands then Egypt could be just the ticket.

Pet friendly cottage breaks in Orkney Islands

Pets welcomedIf you have a dog and you want to bring them with you on your holiday in Orkney Islands then... Great news! Egypt welcomes dogs. Often cottage owners have some restrictions on where your dog can roam in the property and there may be a small extra charge. However, there is no reason why your pet needs to miss out on the family holiday.

Easy Walking Access

More about Egypt

Ground Floor:
Ramp to entrance. All on the ground floor.
Living room: With wood burner, 32" Freeview TV and DVD player.
Kitchen/dining room: With electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer and dishwasher.
Utility room: With washing machine.
Bedroom 1: With double bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 2: With double bed and day bed.
Bedroom 3: With twin beds.
Bathroom: With bath, shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.

Electric central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and broadband included. Initial logs for wood burner included. Travel cot and highchair. Welcome pack.

Large lawned garden with sitting-out area and garden furniture. Private parking for 3 cars. No smoking.

This lovely, detached property enjoys an elevated and enviable setting towards the southern end of South Ronaldsay in Orkney. South Ronaldsay is one of the southern islands and is connected to the mainland by the famous Churchill Causeways. Accessed by a rough track, Egypt got its unusual name from a small stream 'The Nile' that ran down the hill - and the locals used to say 'crossing the Nile to Egypt'! Egypt has been tastefully furnished and equipped to a very good standard and makes an excellent base for exploring the many delights Orkney has to offer.
The nearest village St Margaret's Hope is 4 miles away and has good local amenities. The main town of Kirkwall is 30 minutes drive away where you can find a variety of shops, pubs, restaurants, museums and historical sites including the stunning St Magnus Cathedral. There are many wonderful attractions to visit in Orkney, the Neolithic settlement of Skara Brae, Maeshowe, the Ring of Brodgar and the Standing Stones of Stenness, also the Italian Chapel (built by prisoners of war), to name but a few. You can take a tour around the Highland Park and Scapa distilleries and sample their whisky!
Nature lovers will be drawn to Orkney with its pristine beaches, spectacular cliffs and marshes which are home to many species of bird and wildlife. Fishing, walking, golf, bird watching, golf and a wide variety of other actvities are all available. Take a ferry or a fligh and visit some of Orkney's spectacular islands. Discover beautiful unspoilt beaches where you can walk for hours without meeting anyone apart from the seals. For the less energetic, sit back, relax and watch the every-changing scenery this beautiful area has to offer. In all, a visit to the Orkney Islands will be remembered with many happy memories. Beach 500 yards. Shop, pub and restaurant 4 miles.

  • Bike store
  • Detached property
  • Dishwasher
  • Fuel and power included
  • Garden / patio
  • Golf nearby
  • Highchair
  • Sea view
  • Pets - no charge
  • Rural location
  • Television
  • Woodburning stove
  • Christmas themed cottage
  • Broadband
  • Short breaks all year
  • Cot available
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • Washing machine
  • Coastal within 1 mile
  • Coastal within 3 miles
  • Coastal within 5 miles
  • Entrance ramp/level access

This cottage Sleeps 7

Price: £ from 535


Cottage address: Egypt, All Orkney Islands, Orkney Islands.UK10844

As you can see Egypt is located in a great location. The perfect base for any holiday around All Orkney Islands. And well suited to explore the whole of Orkney Islands.


This cottage is within 5 miles of the sea



 Things to do & places to visit in Orkney Islands near Egypt

Coastal holiday cottages in Orkney Islands

Cottage near the coast If you are looking for a coastal cottage holiday then Egypt could be what you are looking for. It's within 5 miles of the coast. You will be able to get a better idea of how close to the sea Egypt is by looking at the map. There may be more information in the description above too

Golfing holiday in Orkney Islands?

Golf course near byIf you enjoy a round of golf and would like to combine your holiday in Orkney Islands with a game of golf then Egypt could be perfect for you.

There are plenty of great places to vist near Egypt. Take a look at out holiday ideas pages for details of many places that are well worth considering visiting whilst on holiday at Egypt.

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