The SCRIPTORIUM  or  High Sacristy       of Fort Augustus Abbey

The Scriptorium -the secret writing room of a monastery- and High Sacristy connecting Abbey Church and Cloisters ... forms now

the very special framework of 2 unique & detached one-bedroom-apartments on 2 floors with the original high vaulted ceilings,

gothic archways & mighty stone pillars as well as most beautiful stained-glass windows.


The airy vestibule of each apartment under its vaulted ceiling leads into

  • the spacious bathroom with bath & shower over, heated towel rail & fluffy bathrobes,
  • the lounge with dining area & integrated fully equipped, integrated kitchen including gas hob, electric oven, dishwasher, washer-dryer, fridge with ice-box, microwave...full of light with its tall windows right into the ceiling,
  • the staircase and from here to the bedroom with king-size double bed under the original high chapel ceiling, a sky light to watch clouds passing & the stars at night and the special ambience by stained-glass windows with symbols of the past of home of monks.
  • TV incl. Netflix, Wifi & HiFi is part of the equipment to enjoy at the apartment!

Your Holiday home

...adding to the special feeling  of the apartments is the hectagonal shape of the building with one apartment enjoying the view towards the West & the entrance avenue of the abbey whilst the other the intimate view into its own courtyard garden towards the East...                                    ENJOY EACH AND EVERY MINUTE AT THIS UNIQUE HOME FROM HOME! 

Scriptorium Retreat

...with a moroccan touch from marvelous chandeliers to stunning pieces of furniture combined with victorian bed and ancient chapel chairs...sun all around the day and till sunset...this is your retreat without any neighbor!

Scriptorium Garden

...with your own inner courtyard garden complete with gargoyles and crowned heads and views into the majestic  cloisters......early morning sun flooding the bedroom...strong sacred colors and the cozy feeling of your own house!