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Sleeps: 2


Pets: 2


Bedrooms: 1

Key Features of this property

  • Coastal Property
  • Car parking on site
  • Enclosed Garden / Patio
  • Pets stay free
  • Coast within 1 mile
  • Detached Property
  • Garden / Patio
  • Rural Location
  • Woodburning Stove

All Features of this property

  • Bike Store
  • Detached Property
  • Dishwasher
  • Enclosed Garden/Patio
  • Garden / Patio
  • Golf nearby
  • Highchair
  • Pets – no charge
  • Rural Location
  • Woodburning Stove
  • Decorated at Christmas
  • Cot Available
  • Washing Machine
  • Fishing Nearby/On-site
  • Green Scheme
  • Coastal within 1 mile
  • Coastal within 3 miles
  • Coastal within 5 miles
  • Parking - On Site

Accommodation description

Ground Floor:
4 steps to entrance.
All on the ground floor.
Living/dining room: With wood burner, 32" Freeview Smart TV, DAB radio, DVD player and CD player.
Kitchen: With electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher.
Bedroom: With double bed.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, toilet and heated towel rail.

Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for wood burner included. Travel cot and highchair. Garage with washing machine.

Enclosed front garden with sitting-out area and garden furniture. Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.

Bayview enjoys a peaceful setting at the northern end of stunning island of Sanday. This lovely detached cottage for two has been renovated and furnished to a very good standard to ensure as comfortable and relaxing holiday as possible. Set on a narrow slip of land with a sea water loch to the front and a lovely beach to the rear, Bayview has an enviable position rarely found in the UK. Sanday, is the largest of the northerly Orkney Isles, appropriately named as it is mostly made up of swathes of white sandy beaches with turquoise waters and many sand dunes. The stunning and unspoilt coastline around the island must be viewed to be believed – all that is missing are the palm trees. Adding to the appeal of Sanday are the many impressive archaeological sites uncovered over the years including brochs and burial mounds, with one of the most significant discoveries being a Viking boat burial complete with skeletons. The island is also home to a very distinctive striped lighthouse designed and built by Thomas Smith assisted Robert Stevenson back in 1807. Situated on the edge of Lady Village you will find Heritage Visitor Centre which holds a wealth of fascinating information going back many generations of island residents. Beside this is The Croft, a small house recreated to show family life many years ago. Sanday has a rich natural habitat and is home to many species of birds and wildlife making it a wildlife enthusiasts paradise. A holiday to Sanday will be a unique and unforgettable experience where many happy memories will be made and enjoyed. Beach 10 yards. Shop 2½ miles, pub and restaurant 4 miles.

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Guest reviews of this property

  • 10


    Posted by anonymous

    Confirmed guest, 07/09/2019
    An amazing place photos don’t do the place it’s full justice. The cottage is beautiful, well equipped and if you are looking for a relaxing environment this is the place. Thanks so much for a fabulous holiday

  • 10


    Posted by anonymous

    Confirmed guest, 03/08/2019
    A beautiful holiday cottage in a wonderful location. Bayview has been renovated to a very high standard and has been decorated and furnished with style and taste. It is very comfortable and very well equipped. The owners have thought of everything. They even provided home cooked dinners in the freezer for guests to purchase as the dining-out opportunities on Sanday are rather limited. They also make dogs very welcome. There was a lovely collection of food from the island to welcome us - fresh free-range eggs, Orkney butter, homemade jam and shortbread and a local loaf. There were even treats for the dogs, dog bowls and towels and dog toys. We had a wonderful relaxing time in this comfortable cottage. The location is quite unique - between the sea and a loch and it's very quiet. The ideal place to get away from it all. We didn't want to leave and we certainly want to return!

9.8 out of 10 – based on 12 reviews collected by ReeVoo
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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

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The was price indicates the price at June 2018. The discount applies to the accommodation price only. Depending on popularity and property availability, we can withdraw or extend any offer. Subject to availability. Booking Conditions apply.

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£20 super low deposit

"1.These terms and conditions should be read with the Booking Conditions and insurance information in our brochures or on our website. Especially note Sections 2, 4 and 7 of the Booking Conditions. 2. Offer applies only to bookings for 2020 and 2021 which are booked between 10th January and 20th January 2020 3. The low deposit payable under this offer is £20. 4. Does not apply to properties that sleep 10 or more. 5. The difference between the £20 low deposit and the usual deposit shown in our main brochure or website is payable with the balance payment, which we must receive no later than 10 weeks before your booking starts, or at the time of cancellation if you cancel your booking. This payment will include all applicable charges as detailed on your booking confirmation, including any insurance premiums and any Ferry costs. If payment is not received in full on time, we can treat your booking as cancelled by you for a non-refundable reason. If this happens, you will be responsible for cancellation charges (as shown in our main brochure or our website) including any deferred Booking Fee, Personal Travel Insurance and Ferry crossings that you have chosen to buy, all of which must be paid immediately. 6. Not available with any other offer except offers featured in our main brochure. 7. Depending on popularity and property availability, this offer may be extended or withdrawn."


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