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All reviewsself catering apartmentisles of scillyold townhugh towna lovely place to stayshort walksteep stepscontinental breakfastclose to townquiet locationfriendly welcomeensuite roomhome from homemain towncomfortable stayfive dayslocal knowledge
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Colossus, situated a 15/20 minute walk from Hugh Town, is a comfortable. well appointed B&B. Although the room we stayed in was not En-suit, the dedicated Bathroom was just a couple of steps away across hallway. Dressing Gowns are provided for those requiring extra modesty....More

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Response from Scillysunshine, Owner at ColossusResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you for your positive review. It takes me 7-10 minutes to walk to Hugh Town but I appreciate it takes some guests a little longer so it is good to point this out. We hope to welcome you back another time.

Reviewed 2 April 2018

Viewed deals online and then called Carmen before booking before confirming a good 4 nights for 3 deal. Bed very comfortable, shower lovely, breakfasts great and Carmen very helpful with local information. Location is good, less than 10 minutes walk to the harbour and main...More

Thank Mike W
Response from Scillysunshine, Owner at ColossusResponded 8 April 2018

It was lovely to have you stay and I'm really pleased you enjoyed my Scilly Maid Chocolate too. I hope we will welcome you back in the future.

Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the Colossus B & B in St Mary’s. The en suite room was absolutely spotlessly clean. One of us had the full English breakfast and the other one had the Continental breakfast, and they were both really delicious and of excellent quality....More

Thank rebecca4805
Response from Scillysunshine, Owner at ColossusResponded 8 April 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

Reviewed 4 December 2017

I was in need of accommodation in September 2017 on St Mary's Isles of Scilly and time was short, after many attempts to find self-catering I tried a number of B&B's, no luck there, my length of stay was 8 days rather than the normal...More

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Response from Scillysunshine, Owner at ColossusResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you for such a lovely review. I am so glad we could accommodate you and hope to welcome you back another time. Take Care Carmen

Reviewed 18 October 2017

Our flights from and to Exeter were cancelled in both directions - Skybus forgot to tell anybody that their necessary accommodation costs for the delay would be paid by them and most people who were delayed still don't know but have paid quite high prices...More

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Response from Scillysunshine, Owner at ColossusResponded 8 April 2018

Its unfortunate that your flights had problems. Transport to these remote islands can suffer problems on occasions and I hope the IOS Steamship Company have heard your views on this. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

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US$115 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Cynthia AndBria... H
26 May 2017|
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Response from Scillysunshine | Property representative |
Sorry, we have a Jack Russell so we don't take dogs I'm afraid. Thank you for your interest in our B&B. Please call me on 01720 423361 if you decide to come without your dog. Regards Carmen
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caroline a
25 August 2016|
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Response from Scillysunshine | Property representative |
Hello Caroline, I am very sorry but there is no transport to or from the islands on a Sunday - please amend your booking through the third party you booked through to depart a day earlier or later and then you can fly from... More
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"Has choice of B&B or self catering"
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"The double with separate (not shared) bathroom was more than adequate, but the ensuite was a bit larger..."
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"Room with ensuite is best as only other there is separate bathroom across corridor"
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"Our room was snug for the 2 of us, but clean. Could have done with more positive ideas about seeing the isles..."
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