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South Ness House Bed and Breakfast

Welcome to South Ness House.
A traditional stone manse built in 1902
37 reviews
Welcome to South Ness House.
A traditional stone manse built in 1902
The Northlink ferry heads south for Aberdeen
The rear of South Ness House overlooks Bressay Sound (the entrance to Lerwick harbour)
Luxurious  bedroom with double aspect views of the sea
The breakfast room with sea views
The breakfast room is available for you to use all day
Looking north toward Lerwick harbour. 
A view from the garden
The Bressay ferry during the day.
The Bressay ferry at night
Sunset over the Ness of Sound, a 15 minute walk along the coastal path (the Sletts)
The Old Tool Booth in Lerwick
A view of historic Lerwick, the capital of Shetland.
The small boat harbour in Lerwick. A 10 minute walk from South Ness House
Lerwick harbour can cater for many types of vessels.
A part of Shetland's maritime heritage
Norwegian vessels moored in Lerwick harbour
The 'Statsraad Lehmkul' sets sail for Bergen in Norway
A view from the breakfast room. 
Cruise liners are regular summer visitors.
'In between weathers'
A Shetland expression relating to the ever changing climactic conditions!
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Lerwick, Mainland, Shetland Islands, Scotland
South Ness House offers a quiet peaceful and comfortable place to stay yet it is only ten minutes walking distance from Lerwick's town centre.
South Ness House is a spacious 100 year old home in historic Lerwick with panoramic sea views . The accommodation includes a large double bedroom with double aspect sea views, a bathroom and use of an elegant breakfast room over looking the sea. There is a separate area to dry outdoor clothing.
There is also another double bedroom available which can sleep two. If both bedrooms are occupied, the bathroom and the breakfast room are shared facilities.
The hosts occupy the rest of the house and have their own facilities. Whilst the hosts are happy to provide advice and guidance, guests have complete privacy in their part of the house.
There is ample off street private parking and secure storage fo...
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About the Owner, Pippa O
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 202 days ago
Listed since : May 2016
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 37 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL7179743
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in May 2018

Pippa and Colin are the perfect hosts. They are warm and helpful, but not intrusive, and the large character house is in immaculate condition. The food was excellent with a selection of good quality hot and cold combinations (plenty for vegetarians, too) that will leave you full for hours. The coffee was from beans from excellent roasters in Edinburgh (we...

2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017
person found this review helpful

I found this delightful hotel 9n BOOKING.COM so proceeded to book my stay I paid £375 IN FULL via booking com and it was CONFIRMED by email I then proceeded to book flights and paid them also ( which were no refundable) I then recieved an email from the hotel stating they were fully booked and the hotel CANCELLED my...

Dover, New Hampshire
Level 6 Contributor
201 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

We had a room overlooking the entrance to Lerwick Harbor looking out to sea. The ocean was battered by wind and rain and spectacular. The Knab is a walking trail just outside their door with spectacular views of Lerwick but of the coast of Shetland. The rooms are modern, quiet, comfortable. Adults only with quiet contemplation of the true luxuries...

  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Secure Parking
  • Towels Provided
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
    1 King
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R 2 065
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