Paul and Julie welcome you to excellent four star Visit Scotland accredited Hostel facilities. Ayre's Rock a small quiet friendly hostel & campsite set on the beach front. The hostel which is a converted barn & byre with thick stone walls set in a grassed court yard alongside the converted mill and stables. The hostel sleeps eight people with two twin rooms one family room and a fully fitted kitchen with a conservatory to sit and relax in at the end of the day. Beds can be booked on a self-catering or Bed & Breakfast basis. Our campsite overlooks the Noust of Ayre with lovely sea views we have three Camping Pods for all year camping and a static caravan, our campsite has a modern heated shower block, lounge and kitchen area overlooking the Holms of Ire. We are ideally located for enjoying everything Sanday has to offer. The Chip Shop offers hot meal takeaways on Saturday nights. Come and experience Sanday an Orkney Island at its best with beautiful sandy beaches a isle steeped in history and charm. We offer a sanctuary for those that seek it a perfect place to relax
October is when Grey seals give birth to their milky white pups . The pups remain on land to suckle for 18-21 days to put on fat for the cold winter at sea.
Ayres Rock are offering free guided walks for there guest to see seal pups
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