General information

  • The cottage sleeps four and is ideal for two couples or a family
  • Well behaved dog(s) welcome by arrangement
  • Breck Cottage is heated by storage and wall mounted convector heaters. Hot water is from the immersion heater in the airing cupboard. Electricity is pre-paid using the ‘pay as you go electricity key’ in the meter cupboard. Five pounds of electricity per day is included in the tariff. If you need extra, the key is easily topped up (at your own expense) at Isbister’s shop or the Co-op in Dounby. In addition to a storage heater, there is an electric ‘lookalike’ multi-fuel stove in the snug.
  • Bed linen, tea towels and towels provided but please bring your own towels for the beach (and your dog!)
  • A welcome pack including milk, bread and some Orkney goodies is provided on your arrival
  • Iron, ironing board, clothes airer, vacuum cleaner, hairdryer etc all available
  • We have radio, Freesat TV, a DVD player, wifi and a reasonable mobile phone signal
  • No smoking in Breck Cottage please

Kitchen diner

  • Duel fuel Belling range cooker
  • Fridge
  • Dish washer
  • Washer dryer
  • Toaster
  • Microwave cooker
  • Slow cooker
  • Utensils, pots, pans, crockery, glasses and cutlery for four people
  • We encourage recycling and bins are provided


  • Two sofas, a tub chair and a footstool
  • Electric ‘lookalike’ multi-fuel stove
  • TV with Freesat
  • DVD player
  • A selection of books, board games and DVDs


  • South facing with panoramic views over the garden and West Mainland toward the Hoy Hills
  • Cushioned bench
  • Great place to relax with a drink at the end of the day

Countryside bedroom

  • Spacious double bedroom decorated to reflect the Orkney countryside
  • Large east facing window with fabulous vistas across the West Mainland countryside and distant views of Harray Loch. Wake up to glorious sunrises – but blackout blinds are provided if you prefer to sleep in.
  • King size bed
  • Ample wardrobe and drawer space
  • Tub chair
  • Hairdryer
  • Electric panel heater
  • En-suite shower room with shower, w.c. and wash hand basin, extractor fan and heated towel rail.

Seaside bedroom

  • West facing twin room catches the sunsets and decorated to reflect the Orkney shores
  • Black out blinds 
  • Twin beds
  • Wardrobe and drawers
  • Electric panel heater

Main bathroom

Bath with electric shower over, w.c. and wash hand basin, extractor fan, wall mounted fan heater and heated towel rail.


  • Sloping, south facing garden, fenced, with path and gate to the track at the bottom
  • Garden bench
  • Washing line

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Sleeps 4 FREE Wifi
Well behaved dog(s) welcome!

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Please check availability and contact Sue Barnard and Nigel Wild to find out more about the self catering cottage, special offers and to book your stay at Breck!
01856 721262 07752 655666 or 07624 342877