Warm, cosy, welcoming and in a beautiful location, are the comments of recent guests staying in Annie's Place over the winter period. The weather has been variable: unseasonably warm one week; powerful winds and pounding waves the next! But whatever the weather brings, all our guests comment that there is always plenty to see and do, even if that is just enjoying Orkney's peace and calm. The photos below show views of Birsay Bay in all its glory taken throughout the year, from Annie's Place shoreline.  There are also photos of Annie's Place cosy rooms.

Birsay Bay : Winter calmness

Birsay Bay calm winter


Birsay Bay : Winter storms

Birsay Bay wild


Birsay Bay : Summer calmness

Birsay Bay calm summer


Birsay Bay : Summer sunset

Birsay Bay calm summer sunset


Cosy sitting room with view from window of ruins of 16th Century Earl's Palace which gives our village its name.

Cosy sitting room


 Cosy double bedroom

  Cosy bedroom


Well equipped kitchen which has dining area to the side.

Cosy kitchen


Cosy twin bedroom with view to St Magnus Church kirkyard and Earl's Palace.

Cosy twin room