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Newfort House Holiday Cottage Luxury Self Catering

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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Hugh Town, St Mary's, Isles of Scilly, England
Newfort House is refurbished to a luxury high standard, an original granite Scillonian Cottage, offering a 2 bedroom self catering apartment set on the bay of Hugh Town in Porthloo on St Mary's, the main Island of The Isles of Scilly. It features a spacious south facing outside deck with dinning table for 6 and 2 sun loungers plus a gas BBQ

We can accommodate up to 4 adults in 2 bedrooms, bedroom 2 can have a double or 2 single beds as required, just let us know in advance. Children 5 and over welcome, we are Dog Friendly for one well behaved small to medium size single Dog. We provide a small welcome pack of local milk, butter, bread and jam, plus complimentary toiletries in the bathroom

We offer bookings on a week basis with a change over of Thursday, but you are welcome to arrive at any time in the booked week with notice.

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Listing #HL6866991
About the Owner
Tim J
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Prior to arrival it will help us keep you informed if you can indicate a good contact mobile number, please let us know in advance if you are on The Scillonian or flying, there is local transport from St Mary’s airport, just ask for Newfort House. We can store your luggage until the house is ready for you, we are a short 10 minute walk from the main town with local Shops, Pubs and Cafes. The keys to the property will be available from 4pm on your day of arrival, we will be around the house to welcome you in. If you arrive early we can store your luggage until the house is ready.
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

excellent holiday helped with this fantastic cottage. the location was perfect, close to the town but also close to the beach. The cottage was fantastic,couldn't have asked for anything better immaculate throughout with everything you would ever need. The owners live next door and couldn't...More

1  Thank andrea p
Management response:Responded 1 June 2018

Thank you for your kind review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay on The Islands. It was our pleasure to host you and we look forward to welcoming you in the future

Reviewed 1 May 2018

We loved our week at Newfort House. Views from the rooms upstairs across the bay stunning. (Loo with a view!) Beaches almost on the doorstep and excellent restaurant - Julliettes - just up the road. Although the owners were living next door we never felt...More

2  Thank susan j
Management response:Responded 2 May 2018

Thank you for your kind review, it was our pleasure to host you and we look forward to seeing you in the near future.

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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Newfort House is a well appointed, comfortable holiday accommodation, located ideally on St Mary's, close to the shore/beaches, on the northern fringe of Hugh Town. The well thought out equipment, fine detail of the furnishings, spacious rooms and it not looking at all tired, means...More

Thank Michael T
Management response:Responded 2 May 2018

Thank you for your kind review, it was our pleasure to host you and we look forward to seeing you again soon

Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Children under 5 not accepted sorry
One Dog per visit small breed dog welcome a charge of £50 per stay will be incurred
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    2 Twins
    1 King
    1 Queen
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About the neighbourhood
Newfort House is on the bay of Hugh Town and close to Harry's Walls a 15th Century Fort, from which the old stones were used to build the house. It is set between two quiet beaches. Hugh Town is the central hub with its cluster of shops, banks, churches, post office, cafés, galleries, restaurants and pubs as well as the wonderful museum. It has three lovely beaches in very close proximity – Porthcressa with a children’s play area close by; Town Beach, a perfect spot to watch the comings and goings on the Quay; and Porthmellon 1 minute from Newfort House hosts the Sailing Centre.
Getting around
One of the most enjoyable things to do on the Isles of Scilly is to hop onto a 'tripper' boat and go explore. It's the best way to get a real flavour of island life. All the islands are really close together - just a 20 minute or so boat ride - so it's perfectly feasible to stay on St Mary's for your entire holiday and visit all the others whilst you are here.
Once landed on an off-island, it's generally a case of walking your way around the stunning coastlines, stopping by galleries and honestly stalls, but essentially marvelling at the incredible views and natural beauty of it all.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: St Mary's: 3.0 km
Railway: Penzance: 70.0 km
Ferry: Hugh Town: 4.0 km
Arriving in the Isles of Scilly by boat from Penzance after a 2 hour 45 minute mini-cruise is wonderful. As soon as you set sail aboard the Scillonian III, you’ll already sense the gentler pace of life; your journey allows you time to relax. The voyage also gives you a stunning seaside view of Cornwall’s quaint villages, the world-renowned open air Minack Theatre and the Land’s End peninsula. The Scillonian III runs between March and November six days a week, seven in high season. By Air there are three departure points from the mainland – Exeter Airport which is 60-minute flight (March to October), Newquay Cornwall Airport which takes 30 minutes, and Land’s End which is just a 15-minute hop to the islands.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 km.
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