Opening 2022

A retreat-style, residential Studio work-space in the Orkney Islands.

The Centre is currently closed for residential offerings due to COVID-19 but hopes to be open in January 2022. 

Are you looking for a retreat-style facility for your unique workshop or conference in 2022? We are already taking bookings for 2022 and would welcome your enquiry. To discuss your requirements please contact Yvonne Harcus via

The retreat-style layout of the Centre is ideal for a wide range of theatre activities, yoga and meditation groups, along with writers, singers, composers, poets and dance movement workshops (that do not require a sprung floor). Also in-depth presentational skills workshops or mindfulness development training. A range of conference facilities and a stable internet connection and can be provided on request.

We can accommodate parties of 12 in our single occupancy rooms, sharing four toilet/shower rooms, or up to 14 using our double-room (equipped for wheelchair access) which can be used as a double or a twin. The kitchen/living room is for eating and relaxing. The studio is 13m x 7m =91 sqm and a cathedral ceiling and large windows provide a light and airy workspace.

The hire charge includes studio access and three meals per day (minimum of 8 people, 3 nights) and bed linen and towels.

  • Washbasins in bedrooms
  • Hairdryer available
  • Broadband
  • WiFi
  • Non-smoking establishment
  • Laundry facilities on site
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Private parking
  • Disabled parking on site Domestic help
  • "Garden for resident's use"
  • Ground floor bedrooms available