Our Website

Many thanks to NB Communication Ltd for creating the website.

The photos of 59 King Harald Street and 80 Commercial Street were taken by Mark Sinclair from PhatSheep photography.      

The Up-Helly-Aa photo was taken from 59a King Harald Street by Ben Mullay.

The Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis) photo was taken by Ivan Hawick.

Wildlife images on this site supplied by Brydon Thomason of Shetland Nature.

Shetland web sites

We have also included below a list of websites that are useful for you planning your visit to Shetland and also whilst you are here on your holiday.

Travelling to Shetland

Travelling in Shetland


Islesburgh Community Centre

Shetland Recreational Trust

Car Hire

Bicycle Hire

Boat trips

Nature Trips

Shetland Historic trips

News and Radio

Sporting Opportunities whilst in Shetland

Local Shopping highlights

Useful Addresses

Post Office
46 Commercial Street, Lerwick
Tel:+44 (0)1595 693372

Shetland Library
Lower Hillhead, Lerwick
Tel:+44(0)1595 743868
Internet access

Tourist Office 
Market Cross, , Commercial Street, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0LU
Tel:+44 (0)8701 999 440/+44(0)1595 693434, Fax:+44(0)1595 695807

Visit Shetland
Opening Hours: 0800-1800(Mon-Fri), 0800-1600(Sat & Sun)
Local information


Good banking choice, mainly on Commercial Street

Bank of Scotland
117 Commercial Street, Lerwick, Shetland
Tel:+44(0)1595 732200

Clydesdale Bank
P.O Box 33, , Commercial Street, Lerwick
Tel:+44 (0)1595 695664

Lloyds TSB 
Victoria Buildings, Esplanade, Lerwick,
Tel:0845 3000000

Royal Bank of Scotland
P.O Box 5, 81, Commercial St, Lerwick
Tel:+44 (0)1595 694520

66 Commercial St, Lerwick
Tel 0845 765 4321