Fair Isle Bird Observatory & Guesthouse

Prices 2019

ROOM TYPE DAILY RATE PER PERSON
INCLUDING ALL MEALS
FOR 2019 FOR STAYS OF 3 OR MORE CONSECUTIVE NIGHTS*
Single £80
Twin/double/family £75
Single occupancy £90
Children aged 5 and under Free
Children aged 6-16 £35
Young person's rate, aged 17-24 £40

All quoted prices are per person per night. Accommodation is on a full-board basis including cooked or cold breakfast, lunch, evening meal, late hot chocolate and home bakes (we do not offer a bed and breakfast rate).

* FIBO does not accept bookings for fewer than three consecutive nights except for when the guest is carrying out work for FIBO or elsewhere on Fair Isle.

A £50 per person deposit is payable when confirming your booking, with the balance due on the last evening of your stay. For bookings between 1st September and 14th October the deposit is 50% of the total cost of your stay. Pay with PayPal ...

Please note the Observatory is closed for staff holidays from Thursday 1st August to Thursday 8th August 2019 inclusive.

Discounts and special offers in 2019

Spring special (20th April to 11th May): all rooms £65 per person per night in 2019

With returning seabirds, migrants and early flowers (and often some of the finest weather of the year) why not get in early and enjoy this fabulous offer at a stunning time of year.

Rarity finders' late autumn offer (15th to 31st October): all rooms £65 per person per night in 2019

Rufous-tailed Robin, Chestnut-eared Bunting, Siberian Rubythroats, Black-faced Bunting, Harlequin, Brown Shrike, Savannah Sparrow, Dusky Thrush, Rock Thrush, Steppe Grey Shrike, Rufous Turtle Dove, Blyth's Pipit, Blackpoll Warbler and several Pine Buntings are just some of the headline birds from late October on Fair Isle, whilst there can be impressive falls of thrushes, finches, Woodcock and other common species to enjoy as well as good selection of scarcities. Why not visit at what might be the best time for you to find your own mega.

Friends of Fair Isle summer special

A 20% reduction in all room rates in July for all members of FOFI (membership must have begun before 1st January of that year).

Prices 2020

ROOM TYPE DAILY RATE PER PERSON
INCLUDING ALL MEALS
FOR 2020 FOR STAYS OF 3 OR MORE CONSECUTIVE NIGHTS*
Single £85
Twin/double/family £80
Single occupancy £95
Children aged 5 and under Free
Children aged 6-16 £40
Young person's rate, aged 17-24 £45

All quoted prices are per person per night. Accommodation is on a full-board basis including cooked or cold breakfast, lunch, evening meal, late hot chocolate and home bakes (we do not offer a bed and breakfast rate).

* FIBO does not accept bookings for fewer than three consecutive nights except for when the guest is carrying out work for FIBO or elsewhere on Fair Isle.

A £50 per person deposit is payable when confirming your booking, with the balance due on the last evening of your stay. For bookings between 1st September and 14th October the deposit is 50% of the total cost of your stay. Pay with PayPal ...

Please note the Observatory is closed for staff holidays from Thursday 30th July to Thursday 6th August 2020 inclusive.

Special offers in 2020

The following offers are only available to Friends of Fair Isle whose membership has begun before 1st January of the year of the visit taking place.

Spring special (April to 11th May): all rooms £70 per person per night in 2020

With returning seabirds, migrants and early flowers (and often some of the finest weather of the year) why not get in early and enjoy this fabulous offer at a stunning time of year.

Early migrants offer (7th August to 11th September): all rooms £70 per person per night in 2020

The possibility of unusual early migrants and cetaceans, late-nesting seabirds and petrel ringing, together with pleasant weather, makes this a very attractive time to visit Fair Isle.

Rarity finders' late autumn offer (15th to 30th October): all rooms £70 per person per night in 2020

Rufous-tailed Robin, Chestnut-eared Bunting, Siberian Rubythroats, Black-faced Bunting, Harlequin, Brown Shrike, Savannah Sparrow, Dusky Thrush, Rock Thrush, Steppe Grey Shrike, Rufous Turtle Dove, Blyth's Pipit, Blackpoll Warbler and several Pine Buntings are just some of the headline birds from late October on Fair Isle, whilst there can be impressive falls of thrushes, finches, Woodcock and other common species to enjoy as well as good selection of scarcities. Why not visit at what might be the best time for you to find your own mega.