Braeswick B&B

A home from home on the beautiful island of Sanday

Welcome to Sanday


We are working very hard to follow all current guidance to minimise the risks around Covid-19 and to ensure your stay with us is as safe and happy as possible. If there is anything you would like to discuss please do contact us.

See our glorious beaches, fabulous cliffs, vertically striped lighthouse, free chambered tomb and wonderful wildlife.

Enjoy the peace and tranquillity of an island 13 miles long but with a population of just 500

Braeswick B&B, Sanday, Orkney KW17 2BA

2 miles from Loth Ferry Terminal
5 miles from Sanday Airport

Our Rooms

All rooms are en-suite with a powerful shower and toiletries supplied as standard. We supply towels, a hair dryer and free WiFi is available.

The shared guest area

The Twin or Superking room with a sea view

The purple room

The red room

Why choose us


Sanday is 13miles in length but has a population of only 500. That means there is plenty of space to relax and unwind. We have great beaches and wildlife where the stresses of life can just melt away


Our rooms are en-suite. Comfortable with powerful showers. The food is freshly prepared using good quality ingredients. Many repeat visitors say it's a "Home from home".

Friendly and informative

We pride ourselves on attention to detail and meeting our guest's needs. If there is anything you would like or want to know just ask

Scenes from Sanday


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  • star rating  We stayed one night in Braeswick B and B. Jon was the perfect host and could not have made our stay more enjoyable. Ore room was very comfortable with a... read more


    star rating  Jon is the perfect host at his wonderful guest house on this incredible island. Situated a short hop from the ferry it is perfectly located for sensational views all around.... read more


    star rating  My friends and I occupied all three rooms for two nights and had a wonderful time. Jon was a friendly host and a brilliant cook, with an extensive menu for... read more

  • star rating  I stayed 3 nights at this wonderful b&b. It is immaculate throughout. Food, cooked by Jon was great, evening meal an option, which I took up as travelling solo and... read more


    star rating  I can heartily recommend Braeswick B&B to anyone visiting the beautiful island of Sanday. The B&B is a 5 minute drive from the ferry, and offers comfortable rooms (including great... read more


    star rating  It is not very often that B&Bs warrant 5 stars. Most are OK for the night and that's about it, but this is an exception. The attention to... read more

    Peter A
  • star rating  So many wonderful things to say about this place and the hosts its hard to know where to start. John and Maria are the ultimate in friendly and... read more


    star rating  Very pleasant B&B experience, very helpful hosts familiar with Sanday and all its corners. Room pleasant with thoughtful touches, lovely shower, and a lend of the toolkit to attend to... read more

    Anne G

    star rating  A wonderful B&B experience, Jon is a marvellous host, anxious to cater to your every need or concern: just ask! Property is spotlessly clean and full of thoughtful touches: informative... read more


Have a question?

Phone: 01857 600708 or 07811 326226