An orientation to Fogo Island
An introduction to the key ideas behind our projects on Fogo Island.
A look at the singular spaces and amenities of Fogo Island Inn.
210 Main Road
Joe Batt's Arm
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Fogo Island Shed
A Gentle Footprint
Fogo Island Inn is the embodiment of an ecological ethic.
There are no strangers here.
When you leave, you'll be leaving home.
Our English and Irish ancestors were self-reliant cod fishing people who made their living on the tumultuous North Atlantic.
Each of our seven seasons provides a different opportunity for getting to know us, Fogo Island, and perhaps yourself.
Activities & Adventures
Fogo Island has seven singular seasons. Each provides a different perspective for getting to know Fogo Island, and perhaps yourself.
We've created a variety of ways to immerse you in this place.
Exhibitions at the Fogo Island Gallery feature new work by artists and curators who have participated in the Fogo Island Arts international residency program.
Fogo Island Inn News.
Architecture & Design
Architecture has the power and the duty to carry and convey the character of a particular time and place.
Fogo Island is an unspoiled wilderness, at once knowable and unknowable.
Economic Nutrition Certification Mark
What if everything you bought told you where exactly your money was going?
Fogo Island Arts
Fogo Island Arts is a residency-based contemporary art venue for artists, filmmakers, writers, musicians, curators, designers, and thinkers from around the world.
Bar & Lounge
Cocktails, music, and conversation.
Where Nature and Culture Meet.
The traditional boats of Fogo Island represent a way of knowing born specifically of this place.
The official blog of Fogo Island Inn.
Fogo Island is big and small–big enough to be interesting, yet small enough to know.
Cod & The Fisheries
There is no stronger definition, no stronger attachment or symbolism, than Newfoundland and Labrador with Atlantic cod.
Events & Itineraries
We've created a variety of ways to orient and immerse you in this place.
September 1 – October 31
The 37-seat Fogo Island Inn Cinema is a partnership with The National Film Board of Canada.
Find yourself at one of the four corners of the Earth.
Fogo Island Workshops
The furniture and furnishings of Fogo Island Inn are available for purchase through Fogo Island Workshops
A selection of photos to help orient you to this place.
Flowers & Berries
Summer brings a bounty of beautiful wildflowers followed by delicious berries in the autumn months.
Fogo Island Foodways
Culinary expressions of nature and culture.
If you’re going to go off site, go off site.
From Vogue to Travel + Leisure to the New York Times, Fogo Island Inn has been featured in hundreds of publications worldwide. Here is a selection of the coverage:
Our rooms are the loving expression of our philosophy.
Fogo Island Hospitality
Fogo Islanders are genetically predisposed to exceptional hospitality.
Many luxury properties have a charitable foundation. Our charitable foundation has a luxury Inn.
Fogo Islanders have a way of putting you instantly at ease.
If the Inn is a ship, the Dining Room is its noble prow.
“Every year, half of Greenland breaks off and comes down on top of us.”
—Peter Decker, Fisherman and Fogo Islander
Birthday, Anniversary, Family Gathering, or Wedding.
Furniture & Textiles
Designers from away worked side-by-side with Fogo Island’s artisans and makers to create furnishings and furniture that weaved the new from the fabric of the old.
Things To Do
A welcoming Inn and an innovative social enterprise.
A library of all things Newfoundland.
November 1 - November 30
Fogo Island is one of the few places on Earth where you can see the full spectrum of the magma chamber exposed.
Whether you’re a few persons or 60, a Private Stay at Fogo Island Inn can turn a gathering into a joy.
Fogo Island and Change Islands are outport communities.
Sauna & Hot Tubs
You don’t often see saunas in Newfoundland, but it suits this place.
Rooms & Suites
Fogo Island’s history, culture, and economy are bound up with the sea.
March 1 – March 31
Coming here means your executive team will go far.
Fogo Island Inn has an international reputation for exceptional, embodied, place-specific hospitality and bold, thoughtful, humanistic contemporary design.
There is an inherent and irreplaceable value in small places, where cultures are guided by ingenuity, creativity, and a respect for the natural world.
April 1 - May 31
Plan Your Stay
The Fogo Process
“Challenge for Change” was a program that allowed communities to use film as a catalyst for social change.
July 1 – August 31
Fogo Island Inn
Trails & Paths
The only way to truly know Fogo Island is to explore it by foot.
Rooms & Rates
June 1 – June 30
Get to know us through moving pictures.
Fogo Island plays host to countless species that swim our ocean waters and wander our barrens.
December 1 - February 28
January 18, 2019
Indigenous Peoples and Fogo Island