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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


Spacious Sophie is a beachfront Flying Boat cottage, enjoying a central location and far-reaching views across the Tresco channel.

At A Glance

  • Location

    West Coast (New Grimsby)
  • Sleeps

    8 people
  • View

    Evocative sea views towards Bryher & Samson
  • Change Over


The Cottage

The downstairs space comprises an open-plan living room, dining space and kitchen - sociable and light with double patio doors to the sun terrace beyond. A separate TV room can be made up as an extra bedroom, or provides a useful entertainment space for younger guests.

Upstairs are three bedrooms, including the master with ensuite and balcony.

Our Favourite Thing

At low tide, try climbing Plumb Island, the little outcrop of land at the end of the bordering beach.

Property Details


1 x double

2 x twin

Double sofa bed


1 en suite bathroom

1 x shower room


Log burning stove in lounge, electric heaters in all rooms.


Entry to Tresco Abbey Garden, Sea Garden & Tresco Island Spa facilities, Tresco tennis courts and Golf on St Mary's throughout your stay

Occupation / Vacation

4.30pm / 12.30pm

On the Doorstep

The Spa, Flying Boat Cafe & Deli, Tresco Stores and Island Office are all footsteps from the property.


Our cottages are well-equipped with a comprehensive inventory, which includes kitchen appliances and equipment, bathrobes, hair dryers, and an outdoor BBQ with tools. Bathrooms come complete with 100 Acres shampoo, body wash and hand soap.

This property comes equipped with a dishwasher. There is no washing machine at the property, however laundry facilities are available centrally with a small cost payable per load.

Beautifully presented, great attention to design details. We appreciated the immaculate condition the cottage was in. All very clean, flowers wonderful. VIEWS! Great well-equipped kitchen.
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The Location

Outside the cottage is a small stretch of lawn ideal for family games, and just beyond this, a glowing stretch of beach waiting to be explored.

Tresco Stores, the island’s spa and the Flying Boat cafe-deli are all within footsteps of the property.

Rental Availability

  • 14 Oct - 21 Oct 24
  • 28 Oct - 04 Nov 24
  • 16 Dec - 23 Dec 24
  • 23 Dec - 30 Dec 24
  • 17 Mar - 24 Mar 25
  • 24 Mar - 31 Mar 25
  • 21 Apr - 28 Apr 25
  • 26 May - 02 Jun 25
  • 01 Sept - 08 Sept 25
  • 08 Sept - 15 Sept 25
  • 13 Oct - 20 Oct 25
  • 20 Oct - 27 Oct 25

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