The Space is a self-contained, eco-friendly, multi-media facility for musicians and other creative artists. It will appeal to those who wish to develop and realise their artistic project in a beautiful and secluded setting. It can also be used by other groups and individuals, or by family groups and friends who seek a holiday with a difference.
The Space houses a magnificent semi-concert grand piano in the main church hall, a separate glass-fronted multi-track recording studio control room with full mastering facilities, video editing suite/ production office with phone line and Wi-Fi, and it was officially opened by singing legend Barbara Dickson in April 2015.
The Space can also be booked without the recording studio and as such offers high quality and individual accommodation on the mysterious, historically rich island of Rousay, one of the northern Orkney isles. With 4 double bedrooms, a large kitchen/diner with 2 sofas, dining table and 6 chairs, electric cooker and hob, microwave, washing machine, dishwasher, fridgefreezer. Large church hall with quirky snug created from a 1960's first class train compartment, and many more unique features.
The Space boasts full disabled facilities including a double bedroom with easy access to a fully equipped disabled toilet and wet room. 3 other double bedrooms all with en suite bathrooms. Underfloor heating partially powered by ecofriendly solar panels keep you cosy throughout the year, and there are heaters in all bedrooms.
The property is situated in a natural wildflower garden of one acre and has its own beach. There are 2 kayaks for use by guests with buoyancy aids provided. The Space has a parking area which can accommodate several cars.
Stunning, highly individual holiday accommodation on remote Scottish island with 4 double bedrooms. This former chapel with new extension is situated on Rousay, one of the Northern Orkney Isles. It has a natural wildflower garden of 1 acre and its own beach. All towels and bed linen are provided. Well behaved pets are welcome subject to prior arrangement.