Hostel and camping on Isle of Westray, Orkney


Chalmersquoy Accommodation, Chalmersquoy, Westray, Orkney, KW17 2BZ

The Barn is part of Chalmersquoy Accommodation and offers four-star quality hostel accommodation and camping facilities It is open all year round and is situated in Westray in Orkney, which is known as the Queen of the Isles. The Barn has excellent kitchen and lounge facilities and offers one double, one family and three twin bunk rooms, all with a sea view. It is in a great location to explore the many cliffs, beaches, seabirds and walks that our island has to offer. You can also explore the Heritage Centre, craft businesses and well stocked local shops. If you don’t want to cook in, the Pierowall Hotel is 5 minutes walk from the Barn and offers excellent food and bar facilities. The famous fish and chip shop is open on Wednesday and Saturday evenings

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Chalmersquoy Accommodation | Hostel and camping on Isle of Westray, Orkney


or call Michael & Teenie Harcus on
01857 677214

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Rooms & Beds:

12: 3×2 (bunk), 1×2 (dbl), 1×4


All year. If we’re in, we’re open.

Price per night:

£22pp or £190 per night for exclusive use.


Booking advisable. No deposit required.




Westray is one of the north isles of Orkney. Travel to Westray with Orkney Ferries (Tel: 01856 872044 to book car) or Loganair (Tel: 01856 872494). From Rapness Ferry turn right and drive north for 7 miles. You will then see Pierowall Village. The Barn is on the outskirts of Pierowall Village. It is well signposted and central to all facilities.

Public Transport:

There is a bus service available from Rapness Ferry Terminal to Chalmersquoy. This bus service is available on request during the winter season. The number to phone to request the bus is 07789 034289 (Kenneth Harcus).

This accommodation is available to individuals, is an 'Eco Hostel' and is on the Hostels with Camping map.

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Welcome to The Barn at Chalmersquoy

Welcome to The Barn at Chalmersquoy

On the Isle of Westray in Orkney, known as the Queen of the Isles.

Welcome to The Barn at Chalmersquoy, on Westray in Orkney, known as the Queen of the Isles.  The Harcus family have been running The Barn hostel and the campsite since the turn of the century.  Situated at the edge of Pierowall village, Chalmersquoy is in easy walking distance of the shops, hotel, craft shops, Heritage Centre, café, swimming pool and playpark.  Chalmersquoy Accommodation is open all year round.

Contact Chalmersquoy Accommodation:

01857 677214MessageView website