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Muckle Roe Chapel | Shetland self-catering cottage

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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
7 guests
3 nights minimum
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This unique three bedroom self-catering property is located on the island of Muckle Roe in Shetland. Enjoying a quiet location, set off from the public road, the open aspect offers panoramic seaside views over Busta Voe. Originally a place of worship built in 1911, the Chapel was renovated and extended to a very high standard in 2014, creating the ideal rural retreat with a stunning views, modern and stylish interiors with wooden flooring throughout. In 2016, Muckle Roe Chapel won the Saltire Society Design Award in the Renovations and Extensions category. More info is available on the Muckle Roe Chapel website....This unique three bedroom self-catering property is located on the island of Muckle Roe in Shetland. Enjoying a quiet location, set off from the public road, the open aspect offers panoramic seaside views over Busta Voe. Originally a place of worship built in 1911, the Chapel was renovated and extended to a very high standard in 2014, creating the ideal rural retreat with a stunning views, modern and stylish interiors with wooden flooring throughout. In 2016, Muckle Roe Chapel won the Saltire Society Design Award in the Renovations and Extensions category. More info is available on the Muckle Roe Chapel website.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Check-in after 3pm on day of arrival Check-out before 10am on day of departure
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Bogi V
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:89%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:July 2016
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Reviewed 3 November 2019 via mobile

What should I say, it was really a lovely stay, s wonderful quiet, remote retreat on Muckle Roe with a wonderful view over the bay (firth). The cottage, an award winning renovation of an old chapel, is spacious and very well equipped, especially the kitchen...More

Date of stay: October 2019
Thank Intonatio
Reviewed 16 February 2019

My husband and I spent three relaxing days at the Chapel in Jan/Feb and wished we could have stayed a month. Bogi has restored and renovated this lovely property to very high standards and has provided all the comforts you could want. The location is...More

Date of stay: January 2019
1  Thank Downtown904
Expedition659516, VR Owner at Muckle Roe Chapel | Shetland self-catering cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2019

Thanks for the lovely review. We hope you are able to stay for longer the next time.

Reviewed 27 October 2018

Muckle Roe Chapel is quite possibly the best holiday cottage in the whole of Shetland. Excellent facilities and amenities are available a short drive away at Brae. Easy driving to Lerwick or for ferries to the north islands makes Muckle Roe the perfect location to...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Christine W
Expedition659516, VR Owner at Muckle Roe Chapel | Shetland self-catering cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2018

Thanks for the lovely review. Glad you like the shoe horn :)

Reviewed 24 August 2018

We stayed a week in this wonderful cottage. Everything was perfect, the view is marvellous, you can stay hours in the rocking chair just watching the colours changing. The cottage is really high level and fully equiped. 3 comfortable bedrooms, one with ensuite bathroom (shower)...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank wildrover1978
Management response:Responded 26 August 2018

Thank you for the good review Wildrover. We’re so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and we hope to welcome you again another time.

Reviewed 28 June 2018

We stayed 2 weeks at Muckle Roe Chapel. Just genius! Very good contact with owner Bogi, who has very professional instructions to the house ready. Great service. Thank you. Very nice converted chapel, very good location. Only a few minutes to Brae with supermarket and...More

Date of stay: June 2018
2  Thank NegriSwitzerland
Management response:Responded 28 June 2018

Thank you for your review. We’re glad that you enjoyed your stay. Shame about the weather - hopefully the sun will shine next time you come :)

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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Muckle Roe is perfect for getting to many places on Shetland and the chapel is one of the best holiday rentals I've ever had. The kitchen was particularly well appointed and care had obviously been taken in the design of the accommodation. On top of...More

Date of stay: May 2018
2  Thank Hesalu
Management response:Responded 28 June 2018

Thank you for the kind review and we’re so pleased that you were satisfied with the Chapel. Muckle Roe is a great place, especially when the weather is wonderful.

Reviewed 25 March 2018

It's difficult not to run out of superlatives when reviewing "The Chapel" on Muckle Row and all I can do is add my thanks to Bogi for providing such wonderful accommodation and my wife for booking it for my big "0" birthday.

Date of stay: March 2018
1  Thank Robert G
Management response:Responded 26 March 2018

Thank you for the review. We’re very glad you enjoyed your big birthday at the Chapel :)

Reviewed 9 January 2018

Muckle Roe was a perfect spot for a family retreat at the start of the year, after a hectic Christmas and new year. The Chapel was spacious enough for us and our 3 teenage boys, but very cosy and homely too. We stayed "home" quite...More

Date of stay: January 2018
5  Thank fishface4
Management response:Responded 9 January 2018

We’re very pleased that you enjoyed your time at the Chapel and hope that you will come again. Thank you for the 5-star review.

Reviewed 5 August 2017

The trip to Shetland had been in the pipeline for a few years, postponed for various reasons, but although I had looked for accommodation, there had never been anything that really grabbed me. Once it became a more definate plan in 2016, I set about...More

Date of stay: May 2017
3  Thank ban-albannach
Management response:Responded 6 August 2017

Thank you so much for that lovely review and we're so pleased that you enjoyed the Chapel. Come again :)

Reviewed 21 June 2017

We stayed at Muckle Roe Chapel in late May 2017. The building is half a converted chapel, and half new-build. The layout is all on one floor, and the building has been carefully designed. Some of the original features from the chapel have also been...More

Date of stay: May 2017
3  Thank WestmorlandWoolies
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Grill
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Ocean Views
Patio
Private Garden
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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Frequently Asked Questions about Muckle Roe Chapel | Shetland self-catering cottage

Muckle Roe Chapel | Shetland self-catering cottage is able to accommodate up to 7 guests. See all property details.

Muckle Roe Chapel | Shetland self-catering cottage has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

Muckle Roe Chapel | Shetland self-catering cottage has 3 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Muckle Roe Chapel | Shetland self-catering cottage must last at least 3 nights. See all property details.