Welcome to Aurora Holiday Homes


Aurora is a newly converted church in the picturesque village of Walls, approximately forty minutes drive from Lerwick. A great location to explore the rest of Shetland and ideally placed in the centre of the beautiful west side.  It can sleep up to eight people in four bedrooms.


There is a spectacular open plan living/dining/kitchen area featuring church windows, glass and oak staircase and is open full height to the roof beams. There is one double and one twin ensuite room plus a further two double bedrooms, one featuring balcony windows with fabulous views over the bay and marina and out to the islands of Linga and Vaila. There are a further two bathrooms. This makes it ideal for large families or groups. There is a balcony area on the upper floor. A cot can be provided on request. Separate utility room fully equipped with laundry facilities. The property is fully centrally heated and finished to a high standard.Parking for several vehicles.



Local amenities in walking distance include shop, swimming pool with sauna, playpark, multicourt and beaches. Stunning views, walks and wildlife.



The layout of rooms in Aurora is as follows:

Ground Floor

On entry you come into a large hall with space for coats and a pew for putting on shoes and boots.

The main area is open plan, with a sitting area with Sky TV and DVD player, a dining area with large table (seats eight) and a kitchen area which has an oven, dishwasher, microwave, kettle, toaster and fridge/freezer. The main area is partly double height with feature church windows and an oak and glass stairs up to the first floor and an overlooking balcony.

Also on the ground floor is the master bedroom, with king size bed and an en suite shower room.

There is a large bathroom off the main entrance hall.

At the far end of the open area there is a utility room which has a sink, washing machine and tumble drier.

First Floor

At the top of the stairs there is a quiet sitting area with two armchairs on the balcony overlooking the ground floor.

Moving through the corridor there are three further bedrooms:

Bedroom 2 – with double bed and large picture velux windows with wonderful sea views.

Bedroom 3 – the bed here can be made into a super-king size or two singles.

Bedroom 4 – this is a twin room with an en suite shower room. One of the beds can be removed if required to make it a single.

And finally there is a bathroom on first floor with “his and her” sinks.

Outside there is a large parking area, and round the back there is a clothes line if required.




Rates and Booking Details - 2015


Sleeps 8 in four rooms


High Season  £950 per week

June, July, August, Christmas, New Year, Up Helly Aa (25 Jan)


Mid Season  £750 per week

April, May, September, October


Low Season £550 per week

November to March


Less than a week, any time of year  £300 for first night then £100 for each extra night up to price for full week. 

Special weekend rate £300 in Low Season.


30% Non-returnable Deposit at time of booking.

Balance payable in full six weeks before arrival.



Contact Details


email:                  michael@goodlad.co.uk


Telephone:        019755 62780

(leave message if no answer and we will call you back)


Post:       Michael Goodlad

                Aurora Holiday Homes




                AB33 8NE

                United Kingdom