Welcome to Ochre House
Ochre House is a unique multi-purpose vacation and studio facility located in Ochre Pit Cove, 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. Surrounded by blue ocean, rolling meadows and quiet woods, you’ll find inspiration everywhere you turn.
With six bedrooms, a gourmet kitchen, generous living area, a gorgeous studio space, basement rec room and large landscaped garden we have something for everyone.
An ideal venue for a residency, retreat or workshop – the perfect combination of performance space and accommodation.
Customized delicious meals for groups up to fifteen.Vegan, vegetarian and allergen free options available.
Where better place to mark a special event than a place built for celebration? Birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, reunions - Bring your friends and family together for a joyous occasion.
June 10-15, 2018
A unique writing retreat with extraordinary mentors in a spectacular setting. Apply early.
June 22-23, 2018
A celebration of Newfoundland books, music, food and art.
June 24 - 29, 2018
With acclaimed poet and scholar Barbara Helfgott Hyett. [SOLD OUT]
July 13-15, 2018
July 27-29, 2018
Learn to paint with Lesley Janes.
August 3 - 5, 2018
With Dianne Doyle-Lynch of BodyFit Therapy & Soul Conversations. If your Soul is calling, and you are ready to answer - then this is exactly what you have been waiting for!
August 20 - 26, 2018
Not an adventure you will want to miss- seascape painting with artist Mel Smith, foraging and beach boil ups with Cod Sounds' Lori McCarthy, amazing traditional Newfoundland food from both Lori and Scottish guest Chef Neil Cameron, a real Newfoundland shed party and so much more.
August 31, 2018
Since 2009 friends have gathered together the last Friday of August to play some tunes, bring prizes to raffle and food to share in support of the hard working Fire Fighters of the North Shore.