About us

about-us-picThe Rockworks Chalets complex consists of nine comfortable self catering chalets and six self contained bedroom units on a room only basis (although a light continental breakfast can be made available to your room on request).

Located on the south coast of the Orkney mainland, Rockworks Chalets command a lovely view over the Churchill Barriers, incorporating the famous Italian Chapel which is within walking distance of your accommodation. Also within walking distance is the village of St. Mary's where you will find the local shop/Post Office (open Mon-Fri 9am-1pm) and a small play park which is suitable for younger children.

Transport links

Located on the main bus route between St. Margaret's Hope and Stromness, via Kirkwall (hourly service)

4 miles from Pentland Ferries terminal in St. Margaret's Hope,

6 miles from Kirkwall airport,

7 miles from Northlink Ferries terminal at Hatston.

20 miles from Northlink Ferries terminal in Stromness.

Enjoy exploring the East Mainland and linked South Isles where you will find wildlife in abundance along the shores and cliffs. The local Sailing Club are active in the bay regularly during the summer months and many beaches are nearby for all the family to enjoy. Boat trips, fishing and diving sites are also nearby.