The Picking Shed Self Catering

Lower Voe, Voe, Shetland, ZE2 9PX
Contact Name: Keith Robertson
Tel: +44 (0)1806 588 392 / +44 (0)1595 859221 / +44 (0)7503 387903

Internet Access - Yes No Smoking No Pets Tea/Coffee Facilities - Yes Hairdryer Available - Yes
Sleeps 6

Charming self-catering and well-equipped cottage situated in the very central village of Voe, with the Lower Voe pier right at your doorstep. Restaurant and bar nearby. Short drive away from ferries to the North Isles and 25-minute drive to Lerwick. The house is available all year.

  • The Picking Shed LocationThe Picking Shed Location
  • The Picking Shed InteriorThe Picking Shed Interior
  • KitchenKitchen
  • BedroomBedroom
  • BedroomBedroom
  • BathroomBathroom
  • Lower Voe Pier (The Picking Shed is the red cottage on the left)Lower Voe Pier (The Picking Shed is the red cottage on the left)


Establishment Overview

The Picking Shed is situated in the picturesque village of Voe. The cottage looks onto the Lower Voe pier and out into the voe itself. The Pierhead Restaurant & Bar is two minutes walk away, and there is also a Bakery close by.

Voe is very central for Shetland and is a 15-minute drive away from the ferry which departs to the North Isles.

The Picking Shed started off as Army huts in 1914, which were then extended and used in the weaving and knitwear industry. The house is of wooden construction and has been renovated and insulated to a high standard.

The house offers:

  • Two double bedrooms and one twin
  • Utility room
  • Kitchen
  • Sitting room
  • Bathroom/toilet and shower/toilet
  • Storage heating with a wood burning stove
  • Internet connection

The house is available all year round.

Longer term winter lets can be arranged; please call for details.

June - August £490 per week, Sep - May £420 per week.


Cottage Rates start at: £420 per week (September to May)
Cottage Rates start at: £490 per week (June to August)


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