Reviews

Truly excellent. We had a brilliant time - thank you. The apartment is immaculate, comfortable, with everything provided and the views a delight to wake up to. We hope to return soon!

Susan & Elfin

Had a fantastic stay, the apartment is great and very comfortable. This would definitely be the first place we would come back to and would recommend to anyone. Thanks very much.

DJ & Islay, Isle of Mull

Great location and a friendly welcome. The apartment is great and has everything you need for an enjoyable stay. Loved having breakfast on the decking.

Tamara & Tommy

Very nice stay. Would recommend to anyone and the first place I would phone if coming back to Shetland.

Jim Bark

This is our 3rd excellent stay in the last 5 years. As usual the apartment was excellent. Good birding and flowers. Thank you Ruth and Andrew for a great time.

Barbara & Roy Galloway

Very nice stay! Very comfortable apartment - hope to come again!

Jerry Wood

Perfect! Thank you. Very well equipped - all the essentials... like a garlic press! Made it feel like home. I had a lovely 9 days here and will be back.

Kari Macleod

Very clean and comfortable apartment. We are planning to come back :-)

Justyna and Marima

Warm welcome at Abateg. The apartment was clean, comfortable and well equipped. Had a lovely stay and enjoyable holiday.

Jo, Rod, Burgess & Sam

Convenient location. Very well equipped apartment. Made for a wonderfully enjoyable stay in Shetland again.

Valerie & Bruce

Very modern, spacious and comfortable. A very enjoyable stay.

Andrew & Linda

Top notch! Very comfy.

Sid and crew

Only 3*?? Surely more? A cosy and well-equipped nest from which to explore N, W, & E (not enough time to venture South) - or to stay indoors if the weather dictated (which it didn't)

Anne & Graham Rumney

Really enjoyable - Very relaxing. Lovely views. Excellently equipped. All you need for an enjoyable holiday.

Phil & Tanya, Wiltshire.   /   Nov 2013

Good location. Good facilities. Nice flat. Great Hosts.

Marwa, Western Isles.

Good central location for exploring the mainland. Very peaceful and lovely view from upstairs. A well equiped apartment.

Jan & Liz, Shropshire.   /   May 2014

A great base to see all of Shetland. Accommodation is all you could want. Thank you.

Mike & Colette.

A very comfortable well placed apartment. Thank you.

Steve & Pauline Wells, Lancashire.   /   Jun 2014

Apartment is great as others have mentioned.

Ann & Ian, Hertz.   /   Jun 2014

A super comfortable and cosy apartment, loved it. Thank you very much for welcome. We will recommend.

Ron & Jane, Argyll.   /   Jul 2014

Comfortable apartment. The highlight: Walk on Muckle Roe towards North & South Ham.

Simon & Christel, Belgium   /   Jul 2014

Had a lovely week, lovely apartment, everything you need. Very central for touring.

Marilyn & Alan, Lancashire.

Fantastic apartment - and a great weeks birding. Probably come here again in the future.

Nick, Chris, Steve and Michael ( Birders) Scarborough.   /   Sep 2014

How lovely to come here during festival - so easy to access all the concerts etc, and such a lovely apartment.

Ian & Betty Scott, Northumbria.

Lovely comfortable apartment with every convenience. 5 Star accommodation ! Superb ! Splendid. We have enjoyed our stay.

Alistair Mullay / Ching Jones, Stevenage.

Very well appointed apartment , been a great place to stay on our first trip to Shetland.

Gordon & Phyllis, Kilmarnock.

Marvellous apartment in a marvellous location to explore beautiful Shetland Isles.!

Andy & Kate, Yorkshire.

Only 3* ?? Surely more? A cosy and well equipped nest from which to explore N, W & E ( not enough time to venture S )- - or to stay indoors

if the weather dictated ( which it didn't )

Anne & Graham, West Sussex.   /   Jun 2015

What a lovely place to stay especially in the very summery days of 2015! Perfect base for my field work , Thanks.

Monica Arso, St. Andrews.

Very well appointed apartment. Excellent base for walking all over the Islands.

Peter & Cathy, Oxford.   /   Jul 2015

Many thanks for a most enjoyable stay in a comfortable apartment with a terrific view.

Michale , Sheila, Bournemouth.

Fantastic accommodation. Perfect base to explore. Will always remember this is where we stayed when we got married. Thanks.

Neale & Aasma, Glasgow.

What a beautiful apartment. Immaculate and comfortable. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Thank you.

Mary & Dougie, Wishaw.   /   Sep 2015

Fantastic apartment. You couldn't get anything more. Thanks

Gordon Spowart, Glasgow.

Absolutely beautiful apartment. Everything about it just makes the perfect place to stay. The Hosts are very welcoming & helpful.

Great place for business needs. Quiet and Pleasant.

Scott Donald, Aberdeenshire.

Warm, clean, very well appointed apartment. A credit to Shetland.

Have booked for next year before leaving as we will be back for 2016 Wool Week and the birding.

Mark & Hazel, Teeside.   /   Oct 2015

Lovely apartment at lovely location for our birding week !

Emma & Steve, Nottingham.   /   Oct 2015

Wonderful, comfortable apartment giving you the sense of home away from home. Would definitely stay again.

Great feeling of peace, independence & privacy.

Campbell Black, Glasgow.

Probably the nicest place i have ever stopped. Andrew is a proper Gent. I really don't want to leave. A home from home.

Thank you so much for a wonderful stay on this amazing Island.

Christian Morewood, Sheffield.

Amazing apartment. Glad to have 3 days wonderful holiday here !!! Hope to come back another time. Best Wishes.

Marcus and Sherry / Dec. 2015

Amazing end of year 2015 in a great place. We had a nice stay and saw beautiful scenery. Hope we can come back soon. Thank you and happy New Year.

Wyss Solene + Morel Chevillet,Switzerland. / Dec. 2015.

Early winter break in the Shetlands. Wonderful accomodation ( Thank you ) . Fell in love with the Islands so will be back for a longer summer break soon. SUPERB !!

John and Jen, Staffs. / Jan. 2016.

Lovely Accom. And excellent location. Thanks for the Hospitality. Cheers & Up Helly A !!

Mark & Toni , Folkstone. / Jan. 2016.

Had a lovely stay. Accommodation is beautiful and so clean ! Really relaxing break. Thank you ! x

Kirstin & John, Inverurie. / Mar. 2016.

Lovely apartment, clean + warm, central enough to explore the Islands.

Gordon & Meg, Sky. / Mar. 2016.

Lovely & Clean & Well Appointed. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay !

Alan & Mary , Lincolnshire. / April 2016.

Great apartment, ideally located. Great walking opportunities. Thoroughly enjoyed our first holiday in Shetland. Planning to return before too long.

Dave & Rosy, Galloway. / April 2016.

3ed Visit. Very relaxing - own space and extremely comfortable. Look forward to next visit.

Ian, Strathaven, UK. / May 2016.

Been blessed with great weather. Seen all the wildlife we hoped for. Accommodation has been just right. Thank you.

Tim & Jenny Wood, Norfolk. May 2016

Very good accomodation. Situation perfect for visiting all areas of Shetland. We have enjoyed a very relaxing holiday. Thank you.

Ross & Elma McLarin, Livingston, May 2016.

A lovely place to stay thank you. We wish a very happy holiday to those who come after us to these beautiful Islands.

Mike & Wendy Bentley, Yorkshire, May 2016.

Fantastic week (!!) lovely scenery. Great wildlife ( Puffins, Gannets, Arctic Terns, Seals---) Superb accomodation, friendly people- will be back.

Maggie & Peter, Glasgow, June 2016.

Lovely place on an Island full of interesting wildlife and history, but short of cafe`s.

Dave & Angie Barlow, Shropshire, June 2016.

Fun family holiday-very lucky with the weather ( only got rained on twice in 2 weeks ) !! Lovely clean apartment, conveniently located.

Neil & Georgina Collins, Yorkshire, July 2016.

Lovely base for our family holiday ! Clean, well supplied, so lovely and light. Lovely greeting from Andrew. Many thanks.

Cathrine, Jeff & Family, Orkney, July 2016.

Lovely apartment. Lovely Island. I saw the Puffins so I`m happy for ever.

Emma Persson, Sweden, July 2016.

Clean warm, comfortable apartment with quality furnishings and fittings. Warm welcome and clear explanations from owner.

Shetland managed some good weather.!!!

D & L Langlands, Beauly, July 2016

We all had a fantastic time. Love Shetland + Love this apartment. Would love to return sometime.

Julie & Sara, Dubai, August 2016.

Very beautiful apartment. We enjoyed our stay in Shetland. We hope to come back.

Magali & Nicolas, France, August 2016.

Lovely comfortable apartment ideally situated for trips north and south. Enjoyed our stay despite the weather.

Plenty of music in Lerwick & Hillswick.

Pat & Kieth Cooper, Northumberland, August 2016.

We had a really good time here. We did a lot of fine walks and saw many seals. We had good weather.

Thank you for the very nice apartment ! We`ll come back.

Trixi & Heidi, Austria, August 2016.

First trip back to Shetland since living here over 15 years ago. Full of nostalgia but loads of new experiences too.

Thank you for a really comfortable place to stay, and the amazing weather !!!

Val & Bill, Gainsborough, August 2016.

Lovely apartment. Shetland is beautiful - we have had a great time.

A & B Bowie, Elgin, September 2016.

Great location for exploring this beautiful Island. It`s an archaeological dream here.

Caroline & Richard, Lancaster, September 2016.

Another brilliant wool week and bird watching from a lovely apartment. As previously, clean,warm and very well appointed.

M & H Stockeld, Teeside, September 2016.

Lovely comfortable apartment. Great birding and could`nt have wished for better weather. Will be back.

Andy & Denise, Hampshire, October 2016.

Was blessed with great weather ( in October !!! ) had a great time at Jarlshoff and Eshaness. Ruth and Andrew were lovely !

A 21st Birthday to remember ! Will most definitely be back !!! Apartment beautiful, great views, very clean and warm.

Seonaid & Charlie, Dundee, October 2016.

Great place and great location to explore Shetland from. Great holiday.

The Jamiesons, Orkney, October 2016.

What a fantastic place, everything has been wonderful. We have throughly enjoyed our short break.

The McColls, Hereford, October 2016.

Shetland is such a beautiful Island. The apartment is lovely and comfortable. We loved watching the seals

and definitely we have to come back and see the Otters.

Orlando & Annika, Switzerland, December 2016.

Lovely place. Very comfy. The weather outside was a bit of a spoil sport. Shall come again.

Jairam & Geetika, Perth, December 2016.

What a wonderful apartment. Nice location, lovely views, good amenities.

Shetland is lovely ! Will come again.

Pam Gosh, Leeds UK.   /   Jan 2017

A very pleasant stay. Very clean tidy and bright. Thank you.

John Robertson, Midlothian .   /   Jan 2017

No such thing as the wrong weather only the wrong cloths. The people on Shetland are amazing, so friendly.

Loved every minute. Thanks. Dan.

Dan & Stacey, Bristol, UK.   /   Jan 2017

Amazing apartment. Had a lovely time. Thank you.

Luke & Aisllinn, Cambridge, UK.   /   Jan 2017

Beautiful , comfortable, well - equipped apartment. Absolutely loved our stay.

First trip to Shetland, loved it, definately hope to be back.

Andy, Ruth, Ross, Mackie. Birmingham, UK   /   Jan 2017

We enjoyed our holiday on the Shetlands. Very nice people and beautiful landscapes.

Nice apartment and good location.

Liliane , Belguim.   /   Feb 2017

Lovely apartment in great location. Beautiful Islands. We`ll be back.

Ruth Wiles, East Yorkshire.   /   Mar 2017

Very comfortable apartment. Great base for a working week on the Island.

Would definitely come back !

Philip & Maureen, Dumfries.   /   Mar 2017

Beautiful, comfortable and excellent location for exploring the islands. Birdlife exceptional.

Our first visit and will recommend to friends. Thank you.

Brian, Like and Dan, Gloucestershire, UK.   /   Apr 2017

Lovely, comfortable apartment and perfectly situated. Had a fantastic short break.

Hopefully not our last visit and would definately recommend. Thank you.

Katrina + Brian Binnie, Falkirk, UK.   /   Apr 2017

A nice cosey house to stay in the centre of Shetland. We are glad to have had four wonderful days here.

We will recommend it to all our friends. Thank you for your hospitality.

Anna & Telix Kuemmel, Austria.   /   Apr 2017

We had an absolute great holiday. Lovely people, very friendly all the Shetlanders. Very neat and well equiped apartment.

Very helpful and friendly. Thank you. Surely coming back.

Jimmy + Brigutte Gray. The Netherlands.   /   Apr 2017

Wonderful weather for stunning views on long walks to Westerwick, Sandness, Noss and Mousa.

Such a comfortable clean, well equipped apartment to return to each evening. A perfect base.

Will recommend to friends.

Hazel + Donald, Edinburgh. Susan + Walter, Preston.   /   May 2017

A very comfortable apartment, Every thing you need has been supplied.

Will recommend to any body coming to Shetland,

Peter & Alison, Perth.   /   May 2017

Thank you. We have had a lovely week getting to know the Shetland Isles. Fabulous apartment , very warm + comfortable.

Weather mixed but we have made the most of our week , visiting lots of places.

Hilary + Mike, Preston.   /   Jun 2017

It was a lovely comfortable place to stay. Well equiped apartment. Great location to get around the Isles.

Rachel & John, Hertz.   /   Jun 2017

We throughly enjoyed our stay at Abateg,

June Brenda Jeoff and Tim, Derbyshire.   /   Jun 2017

Highly recommended apartment. Very enjoyable 3 weeks on Shetland. Would love to come back. Thank you.

Kev & Janet, Derbyshire.   /   Jun 2017

Have had a superb week with perfect weather and a very comfortable stay.

Would recommend teas at Weisdale Kirk - Mondays 2-4. Delicious. Loved the peace and quiet here + wildflowers,sheep and birds.

Helen & Alan, Derby.   /   Aug 2017

Thank you for providing such comfortable accommadation. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

Fred & Ann, Germany.   /   Jul 2017

A very comfortable apartment. Excellent central location. Andrew & Ruth are very nice and helpful.

Shetland Islands, we love you !

Natteo + Andrea, Italy.   /   Jul 2017

Thank you for the warm welcome and for the very comfortable apartment. We had very good time on Shetland Islands

but not enough, so we will defnitely come back !

Clara, Florian, Paris, France.   /   Jul 2017

We had a wonderful time on Shetland in a very comfortable apartment. We enjoyed the good weather and Lina loved the pony riding.

Many thanks to Andrew for lightning up our car lamps, and any other advices.

Christopher Simone & Lina, Germany.   /   Aug 2017