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Fort Charlotte Self Catering

3 & 5 Charlotte Street, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0JL
Contact Name: Carina McLatchie
Tel: +44 (0)1950 477490 / +44 (0)7584 993800
Email: fortcharlotte@hotmail.co.uk
Website: http://www.fort-charlotte.com

Internet Access - Yes No Smoking No Pets Cot Available - Yes Tea/Coffee Facilities - Yes Hairdryer Available - Yes
Sleeps 6

Having recently refurbished both the upper and lower apartments, you are located in the heart of Lerwick Town Centre. The upper apartment has a panoramic view of Lerwick harbour. Both apartments are nestled next to Historic Scotland’s Fort Charlotte and only a stone’s throw from Lerwick’s main shopping street, restaurants, cafes and bars. An ideal base for both tourists and business visitors. See website for further details and also see us on Trip Advisor.

  • Double bedroomDouble bedroom
  • Fort Charlotte SC lounge areaFort Charlotte SC lounge area
  • Fort Charlotte SC kitchenFort Charlotte SC kitchen
  • Fort Charlotte double bedroomFort Charlotte double bedroom
  • Shower roomShower room
  • Fort Charlotte SC living areaFort Charlotte SC living area
  • Welcome basketWelcome basket
  • Forth Charlotte SC bathroomForth Charlotte SC bathroom
  • Fort Charlotte SC entranceFort Charlotte SC entrance
  • Fort Charlotte SC twin roomFort Charlotte SC twin room
  • Fort Charlotte SC gardenFort Charlotte SC garden
  • Fort Charlotte SC spiral stairsFort Charlotte SC spiral stairs


Establishment Overview

Built in 1886, the traditional stone-built building has been extensively renovated to a very high standard to provide the upper floor accommodation of 3 spacious bedrooms - 2 double (one with shower room) & one twin bedroom, sleeping up to 6 people. In addition, there is a fully fitted kitchen and bathroom having all been tastefully and sympathetically refurbished. The upper apartment has stunning views over the rooftops towards Lerwick Harbour and beyond.

We have undertaken another renovation in our lower apartment, which is located on the ground floor, accessed from the garden. This accommodation provides another self-contained apartment with 3 double bedrooms, bathroom and large kitchen/diner/living room.

The properties are in an ideal location for your trip, situated above the main shopping street in Lerwick and convenient for both day and night-time activities.

Access to private garden with picnic area surrounded by trees, drying green and left luggage space. With complimentary wifi, welcome pack, linen and toiletries you will have everything needed for your stay. We stock complimentary locally produced toiletries supplied by the Shetland Soap Company for our guests to use.

For your convenience, apartments are equipped with a payphone, complimentary wifi and 42” LCD television with Freeview.

All electric heating, included in rental price.

All bed linen and towels included in rental price.


Apartment Rates start at: £35 per person per night


Arriving by Air

If you arrive at Sumburgh Airport in the south of Shetland, follow the main A970 road to Lerwick. At the second roundabout (at Tesco's supermarket) go straight though onto the A969. Follow this road, turning down to the left at the small roundabout and continue downhill. Continue along the sea front. Follow the signs for Fort Charlotte. The apartment is located on the top floor of the building next to Fort Charlotte, opposite The Fort Chip Shop. Entrance is at the back side of the building, past Fort Charlotte Guest House's front door.

Arriving by Boat

When arriving by Northlink Ferries, exit the ferry and turn left at the main road A970. Continue straight through the 2 roundabouts, follow the signs for Fort Charlotte. The apartment is located next to Fort Charlotte, opposite The Fort Chip Shop. Entrance is at the back side of the building, past Fort Charlotte Guest House's front door.


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