Plan your own Orkney adventure from Snusan House

Some quick facts about the house:
  • Sleeps up to 8 people
  • 2 King size bedrooms
  • 1 Twin bedroom
  • 1 Double bedroom
  • 3 Shower rooms (one en suite)
  • Cot and highchair available
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine & tumble dryer
  • Wi-fi
  • 50″ smart TV
  • Patio with picnic table
  • Balcony
  • Bicycle storage
  • Parking for 3 cars
  • Electric Vehicle charging


With panoramic views over the Atlantic, from Marwick Head to the Brough of Birsay, enjoy a quiet afternoon read or the evening sunset.


Whether its cooking, entertaining or just relaxing, you won’t miss out on comfort or the views.

Newly completed in June 2021, Snusan House is located at Birsay Bay, Orkney.

It enjoys panoramic views to Marwick Head and the tidal island of Brough of Birsay. The house sits within ‘The Heart of Neolithic Orkney’ World Heritage Site. The location is ideal for walking, wildlife and access to Orkney’s numerous historic sites. There is freshwater fishing on the nearby Boardhouse Loch. The Birsay Bay tearoom and Palace Stores shop are located close by. It’s an ideal location for family holidays, with lots for kids to see, do and learn in a very safe natural coastal environment.

Built to a high environmental specification, Snusan House is powered by an air-source heat pump. It sleeps 8, with 4 bedrooms and 3 shower rooms. There is good broadband connectivity, an integral garage and electric vehicle charging on the property.


With three full-size shower rooms, one en-suite, nobody needs to wait long for a refreshing shower.


There are king size, double and twin bedrooms on the first floor and a further king size on the ground floor. In addition, a cot will be provided if needed.


The patio and picnic table will get you out into the fresh Orkney air, while there’s plenty of space for kids to play.


You probably won’t bring three cars, but we have and you can. You can also charge your electric car right outside the door.

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