The Stevenson Centre is well appointed for fantastic views The Lighthouse Buildings at Sumburgh Head are perfect for a wide range of events and activities, and are available for hire to organisations, groups and individuals.
From business meetings, presentations and small conferences to family parties and even weddings - the beautifully appointed space of the Stevenson Centre can accommodate up to 25 with tabled seating for meetings and conference events - with additional seating available on the window seating. Around 40 standing guests can be accommodated for more informal events such as book launches, weddings or social events. The room has access to sinks for art and craft classes or educational activities, and the stunning view would inspire every member of any writer's group - Poetry reading by artisit in residence morgan downie after all, Sir Walter Scott was suitably inspired by the sight of Fitful Head opposite the building to pen his famous novel - The Pirate.
Presentation and sound system is available to ensure a professional delivery of information and data to colleagues or clients - or even to add that extra touch to someone's special day.
A large projection screen and sound system is available for use In addition to the meeting, or general purpose space of the Stevenson Centre, other areas of the complex can also be hired for exclusive use. The indoor display areas in the Engine Room, Smiddy, Marine Life Centre and Radar
Hut can be made available outwith the normal opening season. Why not follow a day of meetings with a self-guided tour,immersing your guests in the long and fascinating history of Sumburgh Head and it's flora and fauna?
Wedding Blessing For smaller groups, overnight accommodation can also be provided - either in the luxury self catering accommodation, or the more basic Occasional Keeper's accommodation which sleeps up to four in two rooms, with shared toilet and shower facilities.
To enquire about availability or details for facility hire, telephone 01595 694688. To check availability or book self-catering accommodation, visit www.shetlandlighthouse.com