1. The Queens Hotel Lerwick in the Shetland Simmer Dim
    The Queens Hotel, Lerwick, and Lodberries in the Shetland Simmer Dim.
  2. The Queens Hotel Bed & Breakfast from the Victoria Pier Lerwick
    The Queens Hotel, Lerwick, from the Victoria Pier.
  3. The Queens Hotel from the breakwater, Lerwick
    The Queens Hotel, Lerwick, and Lodberries from the breakwater.
  4. Restaurant at the Queens Hotel, Lerwick
    Restaurant at The Queens Hotel, Lerwick
  5. Public Bar at the Queens Hotel, Lerwick
    Public Bar at The Queens Hotel, Lerwick.
  6. A Bathroom at the Queens Hotel, Lerwick
    Bathroom at the Queens Hotel, Lerwick
  7. Bed and Breakfast accommodation at the Queens Hotel Lerwick
    Single Bedroom at the Queens Hotel, Lerwick
  8. Queens Hotel, Lerwick, Double Bedroom accommodation
    Double Bedroom at the Queens Hotel, Lerwick
  9. Queens Hotel, Lerwick, Twin Bedroom accommodation
    Twin Bedroom at the Queens Hotel, Lerwick
  10. Queens Hotel, lerwick, Triple Bedroom accommodation
    Triple Bedroom at the Queens Hotel, Lerwick

The Queens Hotel. Bed and Breakfast Accommodation in Lerwick

The Queens Hotel has been in existence since the early 1860s and has seen a number of transformations since it began life as three traditional, stone built, Victorian era lodberries bringing it up to a comfortable and homely standard.

The Queens Hotel LerwickLocated in Lerwick's conservation area at the south end of Commercial Street, very close to the town centre and all it's amenities, it stands directly in Lerwick Harbour and, as nearly all the rooms on our 2nd and top floors overlook the harbour and the island of Bressay, makes it an ideal shore base for visiting yachtsmen and their crews.

Catering equally for guests who just want a few nights bed and breakfast through to a longer term holiday base the Queens Hotel, which despite being more than 150 years old, offers well appointed, centrally located, quality and comfortable accommodation to suit all needs.

Our competetively priced room rates, (which are available to direct bookings only and DO NOT apply to "on-line" booking sites) are amongst the lowest in Lerwick.
The rates are for Bed and Breakfast Accommodation, are "all year round" and do not vary with the "seasons".
If you wish to make a General Enquiry or a "Direct Booking", please contact us using the Telephone, Telefax, eMail Address at the top of this page or, if you prefer, you could send us a letter, or complete the form on our Contact Us page.


All our rooms are "en-suite" and our accomodation comprises of 8 Single bedrooms, 6 Double bedrooms, 12 Twin bedrooms and 1 Triple bedroom making it ideally suited to single travellers, couples, family groups and coach parties.
All rooms include a writing desk, wardrobe, bedside cabinet(s), television, trouser press, telephone, kettle, hair drier, soap and shampoo, bottled water, biscuits, tea and coffee, milk and sugar whilst Cot beds for young children are available on request.

Most of our rooms offer a view over Lerwick Harbour. If you would like one of these rooms, please advise our reception staff when booking.


Facilities include a Breakfast Room/Restaurant, Public Cafe Bar and Games Room whilst FREE Dual Band WiFi from multiple access points is available is throughout the hotel.


Restaurant at the Queens Hotel LerwickOur Restaurant caters for both Guests and Visitors and serves Breakfast from 07:30am to 09:00am, Lunch from 12:00pm to 2pm and dinner from 6:00pm until 9pm.
Sample Menus are available here or, you may contact our reception desk who will be able to advise you of the fare on offer each day.
For you to enjoy Shetland cuisine at its best a skilful team of chefs can select from a range of fresh local produce. Choose Shetland Salmon, Shetland Seafood or Shetland Lamb all accompanied by Shetland grown vegetables.

Public Cafe Bar

The Public Cafe Bar at the Queens hotel is open to both Guests and members of the general public and it should be noted that, although our licence prohibits the sale of alcohol before 11am, in addition to a good selection of beers, wines and spirits (including a huge selection of Malt Whisky's), a wide variety of tea's, coffee's sandwiches. snacks and biscuits are available in the cafe bar area.
Additionally, meals may also be taken in our Cafe Bar area during the Restaurant's opening times.

Disabled Access

No disabled accessWe welcome guests and visitors of all ages and abilities and, whilst our staff will assist in any way they can, we have to advise that due to the age and design of the building, wheelchair access to The Queens Hotel is limited to parts of the ground floor only.
Those with other mobility issues should be aware that we also have a number of internal staircases and, again due to building design and other issues, it has not been possible for us to install lifts.

FREE Car Parking

Whilst we do not have our own car park, guests and visitors should note that there are plenty of FREE car parking spaces available nearby.


The Queens Hotel has a reputation for offering outstanding value and a unique experience. Whenever you think of a break, just or contact our friendly reservation staff who can offer special discounted Direct Booking Room Rates that are NOT available to those who book via on-line booking sites.


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