Solheim and Carradale

Always friendly, family run guest house, situated in the centre of Lerwick. A few minutes walk to Lerwick to shops, restaurants, Viking Bus Station, Shetland Museum, Ma Reel Cinema and Theatre, Clickimin Leisure Centre & Health Suite and across from the Folk Festivals main hub, Islesburgh Community Centre. There is ample free parking in around us. There are two beautiful coastal walks nearby and we are always more to give suggestions on how to make the most of your visit to our unique islands. All rooms have TV, wi-fi, tea & coffee facilities and a hairdryer. Guest may use laundry facilities free of charge. 



Please see the above BOOKING ONLINE page to check availability and make a reservation. If you're planning to stay for 2 weeks or more, please call use on 01595 695275 to discuss long term rates. You can also email us at 





Health and... or filling, always tasty.

Free Wifi


Broadband is available throughout both guest houses



We have two gardens with seating to the front of the guest houses.

Daily Housekeeping


We service all rooms daily


We have a washing machine available for both long and short term guests.

Self Service Kitchen

A kitchen is available for our long term guests or for those who need somewhere to make a sandwich.





Noss Boat Tour


100,000 seabirds & all sorts of other wildlife to see, a deep sea camera tour of a sunken vessel and many other highlights, Thule Charters do an excellent tour of Noss & Bressay.

Cultural Sites


Clickimin Broch, The Lodberries, Lerwicks old Commercial Street, the Up Helly Aa procession route, all within 10 minutes walk



The Shetland Museum is a absolute pleasure and only 10 minutes walk from our front door. 

Leisure Activities


Ma Reel cinema and Theatre, Clickimin health centre & the folk festival main hub are all a quick walk away.

Coastal Walks


We're blessed with the most beautiful coastal walks and we're more than happy give you some local knowledge on the hidden gems.

Bar & Restaurants


Why not try the Dowry while you're here, with some hearty ales, cultured whiskeys and locally inspired  gastro delights, its our personal favourite. 


“The host went out of her way to make sure that my stay was perfect. Very friendly and accommodating. The room was just what I wanted and so was the location. Great value for money."



Solheim and Carrandale, 34-36 King Harald Street, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1  0EQ

tel 01595 69 5275

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