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Thinking of staying at Annie's Place? Panoramic views of our setting in peaceful village of Palace on Birsay Bay may confirm your wish to be here! These views can be seen in the video of an event recorded recently when The Old Manse/Annie's Place in Palace village, Birsay was the setting for the unveiling of a historic blue plaque in memory of the first minister to live here in the mid

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We are still happily welcoming our self catering Orkney holiday guests to Annie's Place and will continue to do so whilst the relaxed Government restrictions allow. The Covid Care page in this website highlights the precautions we continue to take. Below the photo are details of specific measures relating to self testing.  We appreciate the care our guests are taking and feel as safe as it is possible to be

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As all the comments in our guests' 5 star reviews highlight, Annie's Place is ideal for a relaxing and peaceful holiday at any time of year. We are on the shoreline of Birsay Bay, with comfortable travel distance to see all that Orkney has to offer. There are excellent shore and cliff-side walks and birdwatching from the doorstep with nearby village shop and tearoom. Below is the view from the garden gate;

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