Ochre House Vacation and Studio Retreat

Route 70 Baccalieu Trail Ochre Pit Cove, NL
Max Capacity: 60 people
Ochre House is a unique multi-purpose vacation and studio facility located in Conception Bay, Newfoundland. Built in 1938, this former United Church has been thoughtfully renovated to include all the modern amenities while respecting the beauty and clean lines of the original architecture. With a stunning seventeen-foot ceiling, five bedrooms, four bathrooms, spacious studio and generous living area, our facility offers an exceptional getaway experience for work or play. An hour and 45 minutes from St. John’s and four minutes from Northern Bay Sands Park, it is a perfect place for your extended family to kick back and relax – over 2500 square feet will give everyone room to breathe. Work Ochre House provides an exceptional opportunity to work without interruption in a clean, spacious and quiet environment. The main studio area features 600 square feet ( of new birch hardwood flooring with a 17-foot ceiling and no posts. An ideal venue for a residency, retreat or workshop - no other facility in the province offers this combination of performance space and accommodation under one roof. Play Stroll down to the beach and watch the fishing boats come and go at the busy wharf. See whales and icebergs in season off the breathtakingly rugged coast. Discover the endless web of hiking trails through woods and meadows. Build sandcastles at Northern Bay Sands Park. Take a day trip up the coast to see the historic stone walls of Grates Cove. In the evening, sit around the fire and listen to the loons in the distance. Love to entertain? Bring your instruments and enjoy the beautiful acoustics. Love to cook? The large kitchen is stocked with all you need to get you started – condiments, sugar & spice, oil & vinegar, pots and pans. All you need to bring is your favourite food.
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Grills
  • Guest Washer/Dryer
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • High Speed Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Non-Smoking
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Picnic Area
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Facility Location Setting: Ochre Pit Cove, Conception Bay is located 1 3/4 hours from St. John's and 4 minutes from Northern Bay Sands Park.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 60
  • Nearest Airport: Greater than 80 km
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 2 km
  • Nearest Public Transportation: Greater than 80 km
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 1
  • Parking: Complimentary Parking
  • Proximity of Nearest Ski Area: 41-80 km
  • Proximity of Neighboring Golf Course: 41-80 km
  • Sleeping Capacity: 10
  • Special Features: Tables and chairs for fifty guest diners. Perfect for small weddings and special events. Customized Catering available for up to 15 guests.
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Meters): 74.3
  • Total Number of Guest Rooms: 5
  • Year Built: 1938
  • Year Renovated: 2012