If you're looking for Shetland self-catering accommodation, our Nordabrake self-catering houses are ideal for parties of all shapes and sizes, from couples to families to larger parties wanting to rent several houses together: for people wanting to do their own thing while taking advantage of our facilities as and when it suits.

You can cater entirely for yourself/ves in a fully-fitted kitchen, or alternatively you can relax while enjoying delicious meals in our restaurant.

Houses are generally let on a weekly basis. However, they may also be rented from as little as 2 nights if your stay on Unst is shorter. The houses sleep 5 adults.

Full details on rates and availability can be found by selecting our on-line booking page. Weekly rates are shown against each month, and if your intended visit is for a few days, please click on your preferred date and select your number of days.

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General Information:

All residents have access to our restaurant which serves lunches and evening meals, please check for opening times, as these vary throughout the year.

Nordabrake is situated on the north side of Saxa Vord and consists of 13 warm and comfortable houses set in a circle around a central lawn with children’s play area.

All houses are equipped with a wide range of useful appliances to make your stay as enjoyable and carefree as possible.

  • Sitting Rooms: Sitting rooms are large and equipped with TVs and DVD.
  • Dining Rooms: Dining tables are in the conservatories - light and bright during the day, very atmospheric at night.
  • Kitchens: Kitchens are well equipped with electric cookers, microwaves, fridge-freezers etc.
  • Bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin and 1 single. Bedrooms are bright and airy with ample storage space. Linen is provided and cots by arrangement.
  • Bathrooms: All have baths, showers and electric shaver points. Towels are provided.
  • Heating: All houses are heated throughout by electricity, included in the price.
  • Laundry Facilities: Most houses have washing machines but laundry facilities are available on site. Please enquire at reception.
  • Garages: All houses have private garages.

Please note that all houses are strictly non-smoking.

Conference & Meetings

Group Meeting Rooms are also available to hire at Saxa Vord. Please call ahead to enquire and book.

Group Booking

Find out about more about Group Bookings here.