Four Star Accommodation Award

Self-Catering Accommodation Self-Catering Accommodation The self-catering accommodation in the ex-Lightkeepers cottage at Sumburgh Head has recently been confirmed by Visit Scotland assessors as 4 star quality in their Quality Assurance Scheme.

The building was renovated and restored to a very high standard during the recent refurbishment project, and this is reflected in the assessment report.  The assessment report comments: "The fitted kitchen features a Belfast sink, wooden worktop and dresser, and all of an excellent quality...  The range and quality of electrical appliances are also high quality, ranging from excellent to exceptional...  The main lounge offers comfortable seating for guests with provision of a large Sony LCD TV and Panosonic music system. The quality and finish in the bedrooms overall is to an excellent standard."

Additional Facilities and Cleanliness categories in the report were both graded at 100%.

The Kitchen has been refurbished to a high standard The Kitchen has been refurbished to a high standard The self-catering accommodation has been very popular since it was re-opened, with almost full capacity bookings.  The property sleeps up to five guests in three rooms, with all the comforts of home and an added touch of luxury.  Check availabily, and book online at