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The Fo'c'stle
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26 reviews
The Fo'c'stle
View from the sitting room
The sitting room
The sitting room
The dining room
View from the master bedroom
The master bedroom
The master bedroom
Blue sea bedroom
Pink anemone bedroom
Fully equipped modern kitchen
Step-in bath with overhead electric shower
Enclosed yard enjoys afternoon sunshine
Enclosed yard
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Overview
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Hugh Town, St Mary's, Isles of Scilly, England
The Fo'c'stle is a picture book 17th century Grade II listed double fronted granite cottage, centrally located in Hugh Town, with harbour views from all windows, fully modernised while retaining all of its original charm. It is opposite the Atlantic slipway leading onto Town Beach and is also 300 yards from Porthcressa beach. It is within a stone's throw of shops and places to eat, and less than a minute from the quay where the Scillonian berths, and also from where launches leave for trips to the off islands.

The Isles of Scilly are one of the most beautiful and relaxing parts of the United Kingdom, home to less than 2000 people lying 28 miles from Lands End. Five of the islands are inhabited and there are over 100 smaller islands and islets. Each island has its own special charm and character, but all have in common fin...
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Listing #HL20619
About the Owner
Jeremy D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:30%
Response Time:Within a day
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Reviews (26)

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Reviewed 4 September 2017

Perfect location for getting to anywhere on St Mary's, and just minutes from the pier for a boat to everywhere else. Felt great to step out onto the street and find other visitors taking a photo of your photogenic cottage! Facilities and decor were perhaps...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

This is a lovely cottage in an ideal location for visiting the other islands, being a hop and a skip to the harbour. The cottage facilities are good and everything very clean and welcoming.

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Reviewed 16 July 2017

We had a week of perfect weather which was the icing on the cake. Accommodation was as expected, comfortable and homely for 6 adults. There was plenty of all the necessary equipment needed to self cater. Although there is excellent food available in pubs and...More

Thank Angela T
Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The Fo’c’stle is ideally located for enjoying the full splendours of a holiday in Scilly. It accommodates six persons very comfortably. The ground floor has a spacious lounge with television/DVD player, a selection of books, and an interesting collection of old maps and pictures of Scilly. The traditional Scillonian dining room has a large open fireplace. The kitchen is fully equipped with electric cooker, refrigerator, microwave, washing machine etc, and breakfast table. There is also an adjoining cloakroom and WC.

The first floor has three bedrooms (a large double-bedded room and two twin bedded rooms), each with fitted cupboards and a washbasin, and a bathroom with bath, shower and WC.
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Full
    4 Twins
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per week
Default 7 nights
₹ 62,410
£ 700
13 Jul 2018 -
30 Aug 2018
Mid-summer
7 nights
₹ 1,21,255
£ 1,360
31 Aug 2018 -
27 Sep 2018
Late Season
7 nights
₹ 75,784
£ 850
28 Sep 2018 -
26 Oct 2018
End of season
7 nights
₹ 65,085
£ 730
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Indian Rupees and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 8,916 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Some of the delights of a Scillonian holiday are the boat trips to off islands, to Bishop’s Rock lighthouse and the Western Isles for seals and birdlife, an evening boat safari to watch the seabirds coming in for the night, landing on one of the smaller islands having it to yourself for the day, hiring bicycles, pony trekking, swimming with the seals, a game of golf, the inter-island gig races on Wednesday and Friday evenings, slide shows and local dramatic society performances, visiting theatre groups from the mainland, walking along paths and trails far from man made sounds are to mention but a few. The Isles of Scilly Tourist Office (www.simplyscilly.com or 01720 424031) provides a wealth of information about the wide-ranging things there are to see and do, guaranteed to meet the inter... more
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
The excitement of a trip to Scilly starts with the journey. The Isles can be reached by plane from Land’s End, Bristol, Exeter, Newquay or Southampton, or ship from Penzance (www.ios-travel.co.uk or call 0845710 5555 for reservations).
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