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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.

Eating on Tresco

Eating on Tresco

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

Grocery

Grocery

Prepare a grocery pre-order in advance of your stay, or shop online during your time on Tresco, with delivery straight to your accommodation

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

Daytrips to Tresco

Daytrips 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

Townshill

Encircled in gardens and perched on a hillside, Townshill’s fresh interiors and spacious rooms provide a relaxing base for an island escape.

At A Glance

  • Location

    Countryside
  • Sleeps

    6 people
  • View

    Rural views with glimpses of the Tresco Channel.
  • Change Over

    Thursday

The Cottage

A series of stone steps take you down from the road and through copious garden space towards the property. Wood floors throughout and light furnishings give it an airy feel. The ground floor boasts a cook’s kitchen with island, dining room, and a living room ensconced towards the back, all encircled by outdoor patio space.

Upstairs, two bedrooms and a family bathroom line the front of the property, while the triple aspect ensuite master bedroom might be our favourite spot.

Our Favourite Thing

The master bedroom and its ensuite bathroom both overlook New Grimsby and the Tresco channel.

Property Details

Bedrooms

1 x double

2 x twins

(zip-linked beds can be reconfigured by prior arrangement)

Bathrooms

2 bathrooms

1 WC

Heating

Under floor heating on both floors, log burning stove in lounge.

Includes

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

1.00pm / 9.30am

On the Doorstep

The New Inn pub is just a short stroll away, as is Gallery Tresco and New Grimsby quay.

Facilities

Our cottages are well-equipped with a comprehensive inventory, which includes kitchen appliances and equipment, beach towels, bathrobes, hair dryers, and an outdoor BBQ with tools. Bathrooms come complete with a trio of Ren miniatures.

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.

It’s still the best cottage on the island! Well appointed, roomy, large garden, stunning views, private, detached, close to all amenities yet still tranquil.
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The Location

Amble down the hill to the New Inn and enjoy a cold beer in its sunny beer garden – even better, take a glass down to the sea wall beyond and watch boats come and go as you sip away.

Exit Townshill through the back garden gate and follow the track towards the rugged north end of the island – the terrain here is altogether different and features two ruined castles to explore.

Rental Availability

  • 03 Nov-10 Nov 22
    £1,895.00

Stay on Tresco

Find your perfect place to stay on Tresco, from rooms and apartments to self-catering countryside cottages and beachfront boltholes, all with Spa & Abbey Garden entry

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