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We suddenly have an opportunity for guests to book into our self catering holiday accommodation in Orkney for the week beginning 3rd October 2020. Prospective Orkney visitors may think that at that time of year the weather could be inclement, even downright awful!  But just look below at photos taken last year in October 2019, typical of the weather that guests wishing an off season holiday rental could be fortunate enough

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Our plans for keeping us all safe at Annie’s Place 

Covid19 means that Robin and I are within the vulnerable category and, although not shielding, we have been very careful to follow Government advice and still regard social distancing, the wearing of masks and gloves, hand washing and appropriate cleaning and disinfecting of surfaces etc as imperative. We will be taking measures, as detailed below, to keep us all

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Today there was glorious sunshine so we all walked from Annie's Place along the Birsay Bay shoreline towards Marwich Head and the natural swimming pools which are great for dipping your toe in, or jumping right in for a swim. If you come to stay at our self catering holiday home we can tell you where these pools are; local families have swum there for generations and the water isn't

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