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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 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

Tresco Island Gift Vouchers

Tresco Island Gift Vouchers

From a luxurious spa day or indulgent dinner to a weekend island retreat. Treat someone special to the ultimate island experience.



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


This stylish Sea Garden cottage sits in a coastal location overlooking Old Grimsby harbour and Blockhouse Castle beyond.

At A Glance

  • Location

    East Coast (Old Grimsby)
  • Sleeps

    8 people
  • View

    Sea views across Tresco's east coast
  • Change Over


The Cottage

Contemporary interiors, maritime-inspired fabrics, original artwork and antique furniture all add to Starfish’s charm. Light floods into the property and the alluring sea views are countless.

The open-plan kitchen / diner sits at the heart of the property while the lounge provides a calming cocoon from which to reflect upon the day’s pursuits.

Our Favourite Thing

Moments on the upstairs balcony taking in the views.

Property Details


1 x double

2 x twin

Double sofa bed


2 x bathroom (1 en suite)

1 shower room


Log burning stove in lounge, under floor heating 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 Ruin Beach Cafe, Sailing School, an indoor pool and tennis court are all nearby.


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.

Absolutely sensational! What a beautiful experience on such a special island.
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The Location

Take advantage of all of the facilities the Sea Gardens have to offer - play tennis on the nearby courts, explore the water with guidance from the Sailing School, find a moment to chill in the indoor pool and feast at the Ruin Beach Cafe.

Beaches are readily accessible, as are memorable coastal walks.

Rental Availability

  • 01 Jun - 08 Jun 24
  • 27 Jul - 03 Aug 24
  • 21 Sept - 28 Sept 24
  • 21 Dec - 28 Dec 24
  • 15 Mar - 22 Mar 25
  • 22 Mar - 29 Mar 25
  • 19 Apr - 26 Apr 25
  • 26 Apr - 03 May 25
  • 03 May - 10 May 25
  • 20 Sept - 27 Sept 25
  • 27 Sept - 04 Oct 25
  • 04 Oct - 11 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