Hools Shetland Pony Stud is located in Toab on the beautiful island of Orkney, 6.2 miles from the North-East tip of the Scottish Mainland. Orkney is made up of 70 islands, of which 20 are inhabited. The main industry on the islands is beef farming, Orkney beef is prized for its high quality.
Orkney is steeped in history from every era, Skara Brae, Maeshowe, The Ring of Brodgar, Broch of Gurness, St Magnus Cathedral, World War ship wrecks in Scapa Flow, the Churchill Barriers and the Italian Chapel.
Orkney nowadays is at the forefront of renewable energy with wind, wave and tidal devices being tested at world-class test facilites based in Orkney.
The map above shows our location. We are 7 miles from the main town Kirkwall, 22 miles from Stromness and 12 miles from St Margarets Hope. Visitors welcome, please call before.