Almara  -     Bed & Breakfast  Accommodation,

Urafirth,  Hillswick,  Shetland Islands.

Scottish tourist board star rating
Green Tourism GOLD Award
Tourism & the Environment GOLD Award
Almara, Hillswick, Shetland
Taste of Scotland award
Taste of Scotland Award

Almara is a friendly home offering superb B&B at Upper Urafirth, and has a panoramic sea view over Urafirth Voe looking towards Hillswick and Hillswick Ness.

This popular 4 star bed and breakfast has a choice of rooms to suit your requirements and all bedrooms have comfortable beds, a tea-tray with a kettle and tea pot, and a hairdryer is in each room.

Accommodation available :

One double Bedroom - en-suite

One Twin Bedroom - en-suite

One Double or One Single Bedroom with private facilities or shared use of a large bathroom situated between the two rooms.

Tariff : 30 - £35 per person for B&B.

Shetland Tourist board


Visit Scotland & Shetland Islands Tourism

A hearty Shetland breakfast using excellent local products, will suit most appetites and tastes and this is served in an attractive wood panelled dining room from 06.30hrs to 08.30

There is a large shared sitting-room with a beautiful sea view, where you can sit and relax, or watch sky television.

Almara is a no smoking home and has a no pet policy so it could be ideal for guests with allergies.

Helpful advice, with a good local knowledge on what to see and do is always available to ensure you enjoy every minute of your time at Almara.

Almara is open all year round, and is popular for winter breaks when the Aurora Borealis or Northern Lights may be seen at this time.

For your convenience there is a coin operated laundry and all rooms are wireless enabled.

From a crofting hamlet of five houses, one and a half miles before Hillswick, Marcia Williamson extends a warm Shetland welcome to share this tranquil location as her guests.

Please click on the above link to see other visitor's comments, read about us and for access to photographs of Almara's public rooms and available accommodation.

Welcome Host
Scottish chefs
Walkers & Cyclists Welcome
CTC listed
Scotlands Best

To arrange accommodation, please contact

Marcia Williamson

Phone or Fax (44) 01806 503 261
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