Greystone is a traditional detached single storey cottage that has been tastefully renovated and furnished to provide bright, attractive accommodation in a tranquil, unspoilt setting. Set in its own large garden grounds, surrounded by open farmland with views across to the sea from all angles, it offers an ideal opportunity to enjoy a totally unique island holiday experience. Just 12 miles across and no more than 6 miles wide you are never far from stunning coastline.
Ground Floor: Accommodation is all at ground floor level, has electric panel heaters and comprises:
Lounge: With modern, electric flame effect feature fire, LCD TV, DVD player, radio/CD player. A selection of dvds and children’s games; Bose 2 iPod/iPhone docking station and wireless internet connection.
Dining: With solid oak table and bench chairs and oil fired Rayburn range to provide focal point and cosy ambience.
Kitchen: With electric cooker, microwave, fridge, washing machine and tumble dryer.
Bedroom 1: With double bed.
Bedroom 2: With two single beds (with electric blankets).
Shower room: With large corner shower, WC and wash basin.
All fuel, power, bed linen and towels included. Enclosed garden leading directly onto open farmland. Outbuildings for storage of outdoor equipment. Off road parking for 2 cars.
Sanday is easily accessible from mainland Orkney, by both ferry and plane. Flying direct from Kirkwall on mainland Orkney to Sanday takes just 11 minutes. There are usually two flights per day and they are run at a very reasonable price. The ferry from Kirkwall to Sanday takes approximately 1 hour 30 minutes. Car and passenger costs are kept to a minimum as they are regularly used by islanders.
Getting to Kirkwall, Mainland Orkney - Regular flights run from Aberdeen, Inverness, Edinburgh or Glasgow direct to Kirkwall. Regular ferries operate from Aberdeen, John O’Groats, Gills Bay and Scrabster, near Thurso. Flights, car and passenger ferries operate all year round. There is also a regular scheduled bus service that runs from Inverness centre to Scrabster and John O’Groats which connects with the Orkney ferries. Further details available from owner.
The journey to Sanday forms part of the wonderful island adventure.