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We can help you book your perfect break to Tresco. We all live here, so it's our specialist subject!

Call us on +44 (0)1720 422 849 or email us.

By Helicopter - Direct to Tresco

By Helicopter - Direct to Tresco

Fly direct to Tresco with Penzance Helicopters - making the flight to the Isles of Scilly as memorable as the destination

Before you Arrive

Before you Arrive

Our pre-arrival checklist - from letting us know your travel plans to ordering your wine and groceries

Tresco Islandshare

Tresco Islandshare

Own a piece of this unique island, with 40 years of holidays on Tresco as more than just a visitor. Discover Islandshares for sale...

Tresco Offers & Breaks

Tresco Offers & Breaks

From seasonal escapes to wellness and creative breaks and last-minute offers, discover our latest offers & breaks on Tresco Island



From beachfront dining to our cosy inn, get a taste for island-inspired dining with a Tresco twist



Place a pre-arrival grocery order and we'll deliver to your accommodation on your arrival

Events & Experiences

Events & Experiences

From the Low Tide Event to live music, Abbey Garden Theatre and more, discover extraordinary events on the Isles of Scilly

Day Trips to Tresco

Day Trips to Tresco

Whether you're coming from elsewhere on Scilly, or further afield in Devon or Cornwall, a day trip to Tresco is the perfect day out

Christmas on Tresco

Time to be together. For cheery carols in Tresco’s tiny church. For Christmas morning magic in your cottage home-from-home. For beachy Boxing Day walks followed by festive feasts at The New Inn. For an unforgettable island Christmas...

What's Open over Christmas & New Year 2024-5

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Tresco Island Spa

Tresco Island Spa is open daily (except Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Year's Day), with the Sea Garden facilities open daily. Treatments are also available at select times.

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The New Inn

Open daily throughout the festive season for drinks, lunch and dinner. On Christmas Day, all are invited for pre-lunch drinks, before our bookable traditional Christmas lunch.

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The Ruin Beach Café

For Christmas 2024, we’ll open The Ruin's doors and fire up the pizza oven for select days and special events—keep an eye out for details.

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Tresco Stores

Open throughout the period for daily essentials, treats and festive favourites (closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day).


Abbey Garden

It's a far-from-bleak midwinter on Tresco; the garden is open daily, ablaze with colour, with hundreds of plants in bloom even at the New Year Flower Count. The Garden Shop and Café are closed.

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Scheduled Boating

Winter boating is limited to transfers and a weekly trip to St Mary’s. There are no trips to other islands, where most things are closed for winter.

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Events & Activities

From candlelit carols to Makers Markets; serene seasonal yoga to New Year's Eve celebrations, we'll have a small but perfectly formed calendar of events.

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Christmas Shopping

Gallery Tresco will open selected days for last-minute gifting and the dropping of subtle hints to loved ones.

Christmas Inspiration

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Gather your favourite people and savour festive moments together without distraction. You’ll become a part of our island community for this magical time of year.

Join us in celebrating a very merry Tresco Christmas.

Stay on Tresco

Winter and Festive breaks are not always available to book online - for cottage stays or New Inn breaks over the winter months please go to Winter on Tresco or call 01720 422849.

Or call +44 (0)1720 422 849