Our friendly staff are always on hand to offer recommendations and advice about the best thing to see and do in Shetland. From hikes, spectacular birdlife, wildlife extravaganza and quaint local restaurants our local team are here to help.

Star Rent-A-Car has collated a list of reference links which offer helpful suggestions on accommodation, transport and activities.


Shetland.org - Official gateway to the Shetland Islands
Shetland Webcams - the most northerly network of live webcams in the UK


Westhall Bed & Breakfast - The only 4-Star B&B in Lerwick
Self Catering Shetland - 3-star Self Catering in Lerwick
Glen Orchy House - Guesthouse in Central Lerwick
Camping Bods - Economy Self-Catering accommodation
Lighthouse Holidays - Self Catering Lighthouse accommodation
Setterbrae - 4-star Bed and Breakfast overlooking Spiggie Loch

The Spiggie Hotel - Hotel overlooking Spiggie Loch
Sumburgh Hotel - Hotel near Sumburgh Airport


Northlink Ferries - Aberdeen and Orkney to Shetland
Flybe - Flights from Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Orkney and Wick


Island Trails - Offering guided tours around Shetland
Fethaland Tours - Tours to the most northerly point on the Shetland Mainland
Shetland Geotours - Tours around Shetland emphasising the landscape
See Shetland - Offering tours around Unst, Yell and Fetlar
Seabirds and Seals - Trips around Bressay and Noss
Cycharters - Offering mini cruises around Shetland's Isles
Mousa Boat Trips - Trips to see Mousa Broch


Shetland Arts and Crafts - Showcasing many of Shetland's Talents
Shetland Folk Festival - Information about the annual Folk Festival
Shetland Music - Shetland Arts Trust site reviewing local musicians
Shetland Blues Festival - Information about the annual Blues Festival
Shetland Handknits - Traditional hand-made Shetland Knitwear
Spirit of Shetland - Shetland Knitwear and Burra Bears


Shetland News - Shetland's first daily newspaper
Shetland Today - Official website for the 'Shetland Times' newspaper


Shetland Family History - Allows you to search for ancestors
Shetland Family History Society - Official Shetland Family History website

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