Hotels in Dounby, United Kingdom

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Dounby overview

If you're looking for a new favorite getaway, look no further than Dounby. Dounby might not have well-known attractions within the city, but you won't need to venture far to find top places to visit like Skara Brae. You can take some time to discover the surrounding area and sights like Ring of Brogdar and Maes Howe.

Where to stay in Dounby

Whether you plan to stay for a night or a week, Dounby has accommodations to fit your needs. You can shop as many as 15 deals for Dounby accommodations on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 14%. Our room prices start at 61 USD per night and below you'll find the number of hotels by star rating in Dounby as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 4 4-star hotels from 145 USD per night
  • • 11 3-star hotels from 78 USD per night

How to get to Dounby

Fly into Kirkwall (KOI), 14 mi (22.6 km) from central Dounby.

What to see around Dounby

Here are some recommended places to see in the surrounding area:
  • • Skara Brae (4 mi/6.4 km from the city center)
  • • Ring of Brogdar (4.4 mi/7 km from the city center)
  • • Maes Howe (4.8 mi/7.7 km from the city center)
  • • Standing Stones of Stenness (4.9 mi/7.9 km from the city center)
  • • Earl's Palace (5.4 mi/8.6 km from the city center)

When to visit Dounby

Do you want to know the ideal time of year to visit? Here are the seasonal norms to help with your planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 46°F day, 35°F night
  • • April-June: 59°F day, 37°F night
  • • July-September: 61°F day, 46°F night
  • • October-December: 53°F day, 36°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 0.35 inches
  • • April-June: 0.16 inches
  • • July-September: 0.20 inches
  • • October-December: 0.35 inches