Traditional yet modern Orkney cottage, with a lovely sea view, on the island of Shapinsay which is the Orkney island closest to Kirkwall. A short, 25 minute ferry crossing from Kirkwall will take you there. The cottage is 1 mile from the ferry point. Balfour village has a shop with a bakery and post office. There is an RSPB visitor's hide on the island and various walks will take you around parts of the island. The cottage has under floor heating, en suite bedrooms and unlimited Wifi.