“Had a lovely time in Shetland and Harbour Villa. Made it to one of the islands in the north (Yell) and all the way down south to Sumburgh Lighthouse (great café). The accommodation was first class and beds really comfortable. Would definitely recommend both a holiday in Shetland and a stay here.
“Lovely place to stay. Spacious, clean and very well equipped. Everything so close by yet the house was situated in a very peaceful location. Thank you!
The Mair Family
“Excellent base for our first holiday in a long while! Shetland is an amazing place with so much to do and Harbour Villa was the perfect place to return to in the evening. Thanks for all the games and little extras provided which made our stay even more enjoyable.
Jim, Joan, Tom and Mary
“Super place to stay during our 3rd trip to Shetland. Really comfortable and very quiet area. The kids loved pottering at Bains Beach just down the road which meant much needed peace for the ‘oldies’. Loved the fire! Thank you.
The King family
“We had a fantastic Up-Helly-Aa week here! The house has a great location. Thanks for the toys and books for the children. Good beds!
Kari, Astle and friends/family
Norway and USA
“Lovely house, ideal location, nice view of the sea. Thanks a lot.”
Arve Alf Tore, Anne Mabel, Nybakk, Laila K Burg, Ranviig & Tor Krakens
“Very nice and ideal place for visiting the island. Comfortable house with a view over the sea. Thanks a lot.”
“Lovely relaxing home! An ideal base. Now off to try your other property - Abun-Da-Voe. Thanks very much.”
Kelly and Vanessa
“This has been the highlight of our tour. We loved staying at this home and saw the wonderful sights of Shetland. Many thanks.”
Sam Ramsay, James Siggens and Tim Settle (Visible Fictons Theatre Co.)
“It was great staying here. The islands were great! Ponies and puffins were adorable. Bains beach (short stroll from the house) was great for sea glass - we found some red bits (the rarest).”
Eilidh, Kathy, Laragh, Callum and Ella
533 Lanark Road
“Lovely house. Had everything we needed and very convenient location. Had a great time. Thanks! (Miranda - I loved having Leog beach so close by!)”
Ginny MacDonald and kids + Ben, Peter and Mildred Bruce
“What a lovely home and place! We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this beautiful, cosy home and ran out of time for doing all the wonderful things Shetland has to offer. Thank you!”
Isla, Iona, Sally and Richard
“Wow! What a beautiful home and place to be! Enjoyed every minute of it! Everything was provided and the beds were bliss! Definitely coming back. xxx”
Pariss, Attila, Adrian, Vasco
Oban, Hungary, Poland and Bulgaria
“Lovely home in a beautiful area. Could not have been better. Everything we needed here and very comfortable - especially the wifi! Many thanks.”
“What a fantastic cottage, six of us and two children. Everything we needed and a real home from home with exceptional views. The toddlers loved watching the boats from the window. Excellent communication both before and during the holiday. Weather was great too. Would recommend to friends and hope to be back again soon. So much to see and do - far too much for two weeks. Thank You.”
Welch, Butlerwick & Morley family
“Lovely home in a great location for all the wool week events! SO happy to have been here. Many thanks!”
Syracuse, NY, USA
“Excellent house - deserves its four stars. Very well stocked. Lovely views of cruise ships in harbour. Saw seals at Ness of Sound & Fladdabister, puffins at Sumburgh Head. Enjoyed excellent swimming pool at Clickimin. Mareel was great. ”
“Lovely location, most enjoyable stay. Enjoyed the views and appreciated the hosts providing child friendly sleeping and eating arrangements.”
The Ganley Family
Tasmania and Melbourne, Australia
“Excellent accommodation, very homely, well furnished and nice to have a glowing log fire! It has all helped to make a very enjoyable stay. Thank you!”
“Thank You! A lovely home to spend a week exploring Shetland and seeing Up-Helly-Aa! A great walk into town along the water looking for seals!”
The Gair Family
Centennial, Co. , USA
“A lovely home to spend a week exploring Shetland and see Up Helly Aa! A great walk into town along the water looking for seals! Thank you!”
Maria, Martin, Ian and Max Gair
“Had a really nice time staying at the Harbour Penthouse. Very spacious and what an amazing view. Shetland was even better than we expected and the weather was very kind to us. Highlight of the trip was spotting an otter at Nesbister!
Mr and Mrs Harcus
“Really enjoyed our time here. Shetland was amazing and the accommodation was very comfortable and really well equipped. Might have to get one of those coffee machines on our return! Thanks for everything.
“Hi Michael. Just wanted to say how much we enjoyed staying at Harbour Penthouse. Amazing views over the harbour and really spacious and clean. The beds were extremely comfortable too so had a week of blissful sleeping! Hope to return in the future.
Simon and Liz Summer
“Your apartment was a godsend…..spacious, light, well provided, comfortable and clean. We have enjoyed our stay here and the birds eye view from our windows - birds, boats, spectacular skies - it’s been lovely.
Mary and Alex
“Lovely apartment! Perfect location for wool week. So comfortable with an amazing view! We will be back!
Jeff and Susan
“Thanks for the rental. We have had a wonderful stay in the apartment. The views over Lerwick was so nice. Best regards from Sweden.
Pekka, Marlen, Ronny and Karin
“Excellent accommodation with superb views. The climb to the top was worth it and kept us trim!”
Ken and Wendy Hutchison
“What do you say? Perfect stay. The flat is equipped with everything you could want and more. It was wonderful to wake up and watch what goes on in the port. We would definitely recommend it back home. Thank you.”
Peta and Peter Thomson
“An excellent week in a comfortable apartment with lovely views. Always something to see on the water. Recommendation: Hermaness Nature Reserve, Unst - worth the trip; St Ninian's Isle; Anderson's Butchers.”
Ian and Catherine Lee
“Wonderful views, fantastic apartment and a truly amazing Up Helly Aa!! Great beds and the apartment has everything you would ever need. Thank you!!”
Tony & Michelle Buchan and Dagmar & Hinke Van Heur
England, Ireland and Netherlands
“Up for Wool Week. Enjoyed staying here enormously. So central for all the events. Jamiesons in North Road is a wonder. Good meals at Peerie Shop Cafe (lunch), Ghurka Kitchen and Hays Dock. Nice cake at Weisdale Mill. Museums here are always interesting. ”
Ann and Richard Smout
Newport, Isle of Wight
“Our second visit to this flat - great space and location. Our find of the holiday this year was an evening meal at Hays Dock! Superb. Noss, Bressay Cafe, St. Ninians, Spiggie etc.....all great!”
Latona and Paul
Kingston Upon Thames
“Fantastic week spent at Harbour Apartments. Excellent location. Enjoyable evenings looking out over the harbour. Highlights - Orcas at Gulberwick, puffins at Sumburgh and St. Ninians Isle. ”
St Ola, Orkney
“Perfect for a bit of a writing retreat!”
“A great flat. Warm, clean and very comfortable. Peaceful and great location. Would recommend this anytime. Many thanks, Michael.”
“Great central location and views. Very comfortable with everything we could need. Really enjoyed our time.
Excellent apartment in a great location close to many of my old haunts in Lerwick.”
Robbie and Mhairi Glover, Andy Angus and Suzannah Randle
“Beautiful flat and location. Couldn't have asked for better facilities. Will definitely recommend to everyone I know. Thanks!”
“Fantastic flat. Brilliant views and walking distance to everything. Bed was really comfortable - best sleep ever. ”
Louise & Iain Cameron
“Simply wonderful, views, apartment and thoughtfulness of owners with finishing touches.”
Dorothy Ray, Shannon Boston & Brooke Reid
“Superb flat, very comfortable and knockout view of the Sound. We enjoyed Unst and the gannet colony, walking and Eshaness, Jarlshof and Sumburgh Head (more gannets) and Bressay. Very much enjoyed the Hay's Dock restaurant and the Mareel bar. Thank you!”
Paul & Pippa Cann
“Both flat and Shetland were wonderful (along with the weather!). Many thanks for the beautifully clean flat and finishing touches.”
Raymond Sue and Rachel Armor
“Flat is fantastic! Had everything and more that we needed travelling with two kids! Great situation. Have many hill walking friends so will be recommending here. ”
Richard, Pippa, Matilda & Eleanor
“The apartment and trip to Shetland was everything we hoped for and more. Welcome pack very much appreciated after our long ferry journey and the flat was really well equipped.
Simon and David and Tom and Carole
“Excellent base for our short trip to your beautiful islands. Great apartment, lots of home comforts and a nice view over the harbour. Beds super comfy. Thank you.
The Scott family
“Stunning apartment which was extremely well equipped. Beds really comfy and super location with plenty parking nearby. Our 2nd visit to Shetland so we managed to squeeze in a trip to the Northern Isles – well worth the trip. Hope to return again sometime.
Bob and Margo
“Really enjoyed our holiday in Shetland. The accommodation was first class. Very comfortable and lots of little extras provided that wasn’t expected. Thanks.
Steven, Pat and Megan
“Very modern accommodation with really comfy beds! Well equipped and cosy. Shetland was amazing. Even saw an otter! Thanks again.
Dave, Sue and Briony Davies
“A comfortable apartment and a fantastic island for exploring. We'll be back - but in the summer next time!”
“Lovely stay. Well equipped.”
“Had a great time!”
Angus and Randle
“An excellent base for Lerwick and local services. Very comfortable.”
“Very nice, cosy well equipped flat and a great location.”
“We have both enjoyed a very comfortable and well appointed stay. Certainly 4 star.”
“Very comfortable and well equipped and furnished. Great location for getting about Lerwick. Thank you.”
“The most comfortable holiday apartment that we have ever stayed at in the UK. We have had a wonderful week here blessed with excellent walking weather and three gloriously sunny days. ”
F & E Pocock
“Absolutely fantastic - just as I remembered. Wonderful memories to take away. Flat excellent. Very comfy and a great place to return to after a long day out. Thank you!”
Lesley, Matt & Chloe
Norfolk & Essex
“Abun Da Voe is a great place to stay for visiting Shetland. So peaceful and picturesque and really well equipped for a self-catering stay. The welcome pack and little extras were very much appreciated. Hope to return some day as we have so many more places in your beautiful islands still to see. One week not enough!
Sue and Mike Liddle
“Wonderful trip to Shetland made even better by the splendid accommodation. So very well equipped and clean and a lovely place to retire to in the evening. Lovely to meet you too Mike and Gina and thank you again for the freshly caught mackerel - a real treat!
Jeremy and Sue Winters
“Lovely accommodation in beautiful location. Very spacious and comfortable. Shetland was stunning. So much to see and do and some wonderful walks around the local coast. Hope to spot that elusive otter next time!
Mr and Mrs Williams
“Super location and lovely, spacious property. Enjoyed our chat about the fishing, Michael and the delicious mackerel. Great hosts. Thank you!
Tim and Pippa
“A lovely village and great location for touring all of Shetland. So much to see and do right on our doorstep. Lots of birds on the walk to Helliness and loved watching the lambs play in the field next door!
Mark and Jane
“Very comfortable and well equipped accommodation. Superb location and great views. Shetland scenery spectacular! Wonderful walking and touring with very nice weather - not what the guidebooks had forecast.......thanks.”
“A lovely, lovely place to stay. Fantastic views, great location. Extremely well equipped.”
“Wonderful place, lovely views and good walking! We had a very nice time in your house, thanks.”
Hoes and Paul
“Lovely cottage - very clean and comfortable and friendly owners.”
Emma and Luke
“This place made my stay working on ITV 'Shetland' even more pleasurable. Great location, very peaceful. Hope to come back soon.”
“A holiday that was everything we wanted it to be....lovely walks, great beaches + visits to Mousa and Unst (Hermaness) were highlights. Abun-Da-Voe is a great place to stay - so welcoming. Thank you.”
Liz and David
“This was our 2nd visit to Shetland and 2nd stay at Abun-Da-Voe. Both as wonderful as the 1st time! Lovely accommodation and beautiful islands. Can't wait to come back again!”
Steve and Jackie Woods
“Lovely flat, great walks along the coast, wildlife galore, fantastic views and good weather! We loved the Shetland Isles.”
Susanna & Claus
“We have been here only a few days but we felt like being in our own home! The cottage is cosy, comfortable and bright. The location is stunning. Shetland islands are wonderful with stunning views that we will bring in our heart forever. See you soon!! xx”
Martina & Daniel
“Fantastic place to stay on Shetland. Walked around coast to Heliness and watched otter hunting for food. Loads of seals down by the Marina. Lots of walking, birds, seals and rabbits! Visit the island of Noss to see the puffins and gannets. Jeanna thanks for the beer, wine and fudge, they were great!”
Keith & Gail Beeston
“Lovely, lovely accommodation & setting. Shetland is beautiful & we were very lucky with the weather. A weekend was just not enough and would love to come back for longer. And so quiet!”
Eleanor and Helen
Dunoon & Australia
“A superb second week in Shetland following a few days on Fair Isle. Lots of walks, birds and other wildlife as we took trips as far apart as Sumburgh Head and Saxa Ford (Unst). Flat very comfortable - Jeanna & Michael have thought of everything.”
Robert & Helen Morris
“We enjoyed the very comfortable, spacious little house, especially as we had a few very rainy days! We have had some lovely and exciting walks, spectacular bird watching. We loved Shetland! Thanks!”
Winnie & Knut
Edinburgh & Germany
“This has been a wonderful week from the exceedingly comfortable and pleasant accommodation to the wonders of Shetland. So much to see and do. Just wished I'd booked for a fortnight!”
“This is a very special place which has captured our hearts - fabulous apartment and equipment. We shall be back to hear the seals singing in the Voe below the apartment!”
“The longer we've been here, the more we've appreciated the accommodation, the surrounding countryside and its wildlife. Weather has been mixed here in Shetland but so much can be done in a short space of time. Many thanks for helping us to have a great holiday.”
Mr and Mrs McDonald
“Very cosy flat and really well equipped. Nice to have a 2nd telly in the bedroom. Shetland was everything that we had imagined and more. Will definitely be back!
Pat and Evan
“Really enjoyed this homely apartment. Very central location with plenty parking at the top of the lane. Shetland was amazing too - so many beautiful beaches! Thanks.
Harry and Jane Porter
“Super place to ‘retreat’ to after work. Super central. Super equipped! Super trip!!
“Thanks for letting us stay at your very central apartment. Was a lovely place to return to after a day’s sightseeing. Great to have free parking on the doorstep.
Sue and Pete
“Loved our first trip to Shetland and will definitely be back! Everything on our doorstep. Flat comfy and cosy.
Steve and John
“Very comfortable flat. Very central and well equipped. May well be back.”
Kate and Ian
“Thank you very much for having us to stay! What a lovely time, excellent apartment and wonderful island.”
Craig and Sarah
“This is our 2nd stay in the Harbour Retreat. Fantastic accommodation. Very enjoyable stay. Thank you.”
Gail & Alex
“Comfortable, clean and well located accommodation. Enjoyed a wonderful stay in Shetland and we'll definitely be back.”
Carol & David
“Excellent location and very comfortable apartment. Have been so lucky with the weather, that is until today. Enjoyed Shetland music at the Isleburgh Community Hall on Monday.”
Margaret & Tony Evans
“Came from darkest Africa to see the midnight sun. Didn't see any, ie sun. Lovely town, lovely people, beautiful part of Scotland. Enjoyed it very much. Excellent accommodation.”
Graeme & Jaye Russell
South Africa & Motherwell
“Fabulous accommodation in a great location. Came for Up-Helly-Aa and it was well worth it. Will definitely choose to stay here again in the future.”
Cheryl and Andrew Kerner
“Perfect location and great property! Very welcoming with the additional personal touches. Planning to return and would love to stay here again. Many thanks.”
Malcolm & Martine
Kelso, Scottish Borders
“A lovely apartment in the heart of Lerwick. Clean, well equipped and well presented. Second time staying with Shetland Harbour Apartments and all accommodation decorated to a high standard. Always helpful and welcoming. Many thanks.”
“Very well presented, spotless property which is equipped with everything required and more! Convenient location - all of which combine with Shetland's many attractions to make you want to return.”
Douglas & Moira Coupethwaite
“In Shetland for a mixture of work & holiday. Harbour Retreat provided the ideal base: brilliant location and very comfortable.”
Dave & Dorothy Gordon
“Lovely place to stay. Great location - able to visit many sites on the island easily by bus. Highlights: Museum, Jarlshof, Mousa & St. Ninian's Isle.”
Gill & Hans Schwarz
“Really enjoyed the place. Clean and well equipped and great location too. Stayed here while filming 'Shetland' TV drama and found it very relaxing and convenient.”
“Thanks for a great place to stay. Really loved my short break in Shetland and if back will definitely book again with Shetland Harbour Apartments.
“Great place to stay whilst working in Shetland. Very cosy and comfortable. Coffee machine much appreciated.
“Lovely cosy apartment in a quiet location. Very well equipped and bedroom very spacious. Shetland was a great place to visit. Beautiful landscape and scenery.
Dave and Eleanor Rodgers
“So happy to find this lovely accommodation for our last minute short break to Shetland. Perfect location and well equipped. Camp bed much appreciated.
Jane and Steph
“Very central location for our trip to your beautiful islands. Well equipped and bed really nice. Hope to be back.
Karen and Mal
“I've finally been in Shetland and I've loved it. I'm so grateful for your welcome and accommodation. Such a cosy, central flat and thanks for all the goodies!”
“A pleasant stay, comfortable & excellent location for work and exploring in free time. The Lounge bar with its fab trad. music almost too handy! Wi-Fi very useful.”
Sam and James Holyoak
“Thanks so much for the lovely apartment and some very welcoming touches. We saw a lot of Shetland and its beautiful sights. Puffins at Sumburgh Head the highlight!”
“Just wanted to let you know how much we enjoyed our week in Lerwick. Your flat was lovely and cosy, immaculately clean and beautifully furnished with a really comfy bed to retire to at night. The weather was really good too and some of the highlights for us included Scatness, Mousa island, the Noss boat trip, watching seals near Bressay lighthouse and coffee and cake in the new Museum - what a place! We met so many friendly people, including yourselves. Thank you.”
Irene & John Hamilton
“Good comfortable accommodation in central location. Really well equipped. Beautiful Islands (seen most of them). Wish we could have stayed longer.”
John and Jane Currie
“A super flat with great attention to detail - loved the Shetland pictures! Had a lovely stay here. What a pretty place Shetland is. Will definitely be back.”