Brekka Lodge
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About Brekka Lodge

Our self catering accommodation provides a hallway, utility neuk, dining kitchen and lounge on the ground floor and two bedrooms and a bathroom upstairs.

The beautiful coastal location, in the south mainland of Shetland, has stunning unrestricted sea views, ideal for those who love the sound of the ocean waves.

Brekka Lodge is well equipped for an enjoyable self catering holiday and centrally located only 10 minutes from Lerwick and 25 minutes from Sumburgh.  The competitive booking fees include all bills, free wifi, bedding, towels and a welcome pack of local produce. Brekka Lodge is the perfect base to explore Shetland's unique, fascinating natural environment or to simply kick back and relax.

The dining kitchen is fully equipped with a double electric oven, gas hob, dishwasher, integrated fridge freezer, toaster, coffee machine, kettle, food processor and microwave. There is a washing machine in the utility neuk off the hallway. The lounge has a three, two and one seater leather suite with dual aspect views towards the sea to the east over looking the isle of Bressay. There is also a Freeview TV/DVD player (with Netflix) and a CD player/radio/bluetooth/wireless stereo. 

The master bedroom (5.2mx3.6m) has a king bed and the second bedroom (5.2mx3.0m) can have either twin beds or a super king sized bed. There is also the option to have an additional single bed in the second bedroom, if required. A cot can also be provided on request.
The Lodge sleeps a maximum of 5 adults plus an infant.

The bathroom has a corner bath and large separate shower and is located between the bedrooms upstairs.

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The peaceful location of the property ensures you the freedom and space to ensure a wonderful holiday. For those with young children we provide a highchair, travel cot, stairgate and a box of toys free of charge.

Brekka Lodge is sited away from the road to ensure safety and there is a picnic area and large lawn for playing football, kite flying or sun bathing should the weather permit.  There are lime kilns ruins and a pebble beach just two minutes from the bottom of the garden.

Should the weather be poor there are games, free wifi, DVDs and books provided for your enjoyment. However, Shetland also has much to offer with a network of leisure centres, heritage centres and the recently opened award winning museum in Lerwick, to name a few things to do on a wet day. Check out the comprehensive information pack and Shetland books in the accommodation for other suggestions.

The adjacent village of Cunningsburgh has a farm shop, cafe, community hall, pier, marina, church and two knitwear shops.  Travel a little further and in less than 15 minutes you can be in Lerwick or exploring the Scalloway Castle or on a ferry to the island of Mousa (home of the finest surviving example of a 2,000 year old Iron Age broch) or on the finest example of the shell sand tombolo in Europe, St Ninians Isle.

The central location of our self catering accommodation ensures the whole of the Shetland Islands can be easily accessed during your stay. Previous visitors have managed to explore from Unst to Fair Isle, including a trip to Mousa and Foula, all in 7 days! However, we would recommend if you plan to be this adventurous that you stay at least 14 nights so that you do not go home too tired. Discounts offered for stays of 14 nights or more. Book direct to receive the best prices.

We Had a Wonderful Time

Fantastically equipped and beautifully presented Lodge. We had a wonderful time exploring the Islands and saw both snow and the Aurora.

Robertson Family

Enjoyed our stay

What a fantastic place to stay. Brekka Lodge is a very high standard. We have had a great stay.

Cathie and Davie

A wonderful escape

Our third stay at Brekka and it is as wonderful as we remember. Fabulous view and lovely hosts. Thanks for providing such a wonderful escape from the hustle and bustle of life. We WILL be back.

Roger and Sue

We hope to return soon

We had a wonderful first visit to Shetland and throughly enjoyed exploring. Brekka Lodge is lovely and we have been very comfortable. Thank you for the welcome pack - it was much appreciated. We hope to return soon.

Margaret and George


We are delighted to win the Traveller's Choice Award which replaces the Certificate of Excellence awards we won in previous years. To read more from our happy customers or to share your Brekka Lodge experience, please visit our TripAdvisor page.

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