From Kirkwall or Stromness, take the A965 to Finstown, then the A966 towards Evie and Birsay.  Continue through Norseman Village and take the first right, signposted Gorseness.  Stay on this road for 1 mile and take the first left, signposted Hackland Church.  Drive a further 1 mile until you arrive at a sharp left turn in the road where you will see our red, Old School, mail box and our Yurt on your right.

Grid Ref.  N 59.067  W 03.047

OS Ref.  HY4020

2022 Season

We will be re-opening the Orkneyurt from the end of May 2022.

To make a booking please visit and use filter to select yurt under unique stays.

Alternatively contact Jane direct to check availability.


Bookings & Enquiries

Please call us or email if you would like to check on availability, make a booking or if you have any questions.

Jane Rawle

The Old School,


Orkney, KW17 2EY

Tel:  07799 331522 or 07941 653006