A great place to explore Orkney’s wartime history

Welcome to Taylor’s Rest Orkney

Taylor’s Rest are two beautiful newly built luxury holiday homes located in the East Mainland parish of Tankerness. It lies approximately 4 miles from the town centre of Kirkwall which host many shops, restaurants and bars.

‘Rest’ and Relaxation

Whether it be coastal walks along rugged coastlines to take in the captivating views or marveling at views at the Majestic historic sites. From tranquil country strolls along quiet roads and craft trails complimented by lush green farmland, to participating in many of the leisure and sporting pursuits Orkney has to offer. Nothing is too far from your doorstep or just a stones throw away.

After whatever you decide to fill your days with you can be sure settling back in your hot tub soaking up most breath taking sunsets at Taylor’s Rest can be exactly as the name suggests ‘Rest’ and Relaxation.

Accommodation Facilities

Sleeps 4 People

Hot Tubs

Washer/Dryer & Drying Facilities

Cooker & Microwave



Disabled Bathroom in one chalet

First Aid Box available in each chalet

On-site Parking

Wi-Fi Internet

Baby Cots & High Chairs (on request)

Fridge Freezer

TVs Throughout

Linen & Towels

Linen line available outside

Frequently Asked Questions

Check out some of the frequently asked questions below. If you have a question that is not answered here please get in touch via our contact page.

Do you allow pets?

We do not allow pets.

Is smoking permitted?

No. Smoking is not permitted.

Can we book accommodation for a hen/stag night?

No. Hen/stag nights are not permitted at Taylor’s Rest.

Chalets for Heroes

With the help of Holidays 4 Heroes Jersey we have undertaken extensive research to provide something unique to the United Kingdom’s veterans of armed conflict (Chalets for Heroes) as part of a self-catering business (Taylor’s Rest).