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Newfort House Holiday Cottage Luxury Self Catering

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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
7 nights minimum 
Cottage
Newfort House is refurbished to a luxury high standard, an original granite Scillonian Cottage, offering a 2 bedroom self catering apartment set on the bay of Hugh Town in Porthloo on St Mary's, the main Island of The Isles of Scilly. It features a spacious south facing outside deck with dinning table for 6 and 2 sun loungers Available to rent from April through to October when the ISSC Scillonian Ferry operates to the Islands, we can accommodate up to 4 adults in 2 bedrooms, bedroom 2 can have a double or 2 single beds as required, just let us know in advance. Children 5 and over welcome, we are Dog Friendly for one well behaved small to medium size single Dog. We provide a small welcome pack of local milk, butter, bread and jam, plus complimentary toiletries in the bathroom We offer bo...Newfort House is refurbished to a luxury high standard, an original granite Scillonian Cottage, offering a 2 bedroom self catering apartment set on the bay of Hugh Town in Porthloo on St Mary's, the main Island of The Isles of Scilly. It features a spacious south facing outside deck with dinning table for 6 and 2 sun loungers Available to rent from April through to October when the ISSC Scillonian Ferry operates to the Islands, we can accommodate up to 4 adults in 2 bedrooms, bedroom 2 can have a double or 2 single beds as required, just let us know in advance. Children 5 and over welcome, we are Dog Friendly for one well behaved small to medium size single Dog. We provide a small welcome pack of local milk, butter, bread and jam, plus complimentary toiletries in the bathroom We offer bookings on a week basis with a change over of Thursday, but you are welcome to arrive at any time in the booked week with notice. The cottage is set over 2 floors with 2 double bedrooms and bathroom on the first floor. Beautifully renovated with wooden floors throughout, It has it's own entrance hallway, lounge with wood burning stove, TV, Radio and DVD plus free WiFi. It features a fully equipped modern kitchen with full facilities, microwave oven, gas cooker, electric oven, dishwasher, fridge freezer plus washer and dryer. The cottage is fully heated with underfloor heating, and a luxury bathroom featuring full size bath with rainfall shower and twin basins. We are a short 5 minute walk into the centre of Hugh Town and The Quay for easy access to the off Islands. We sit next to two quiet beaches, within easy reach to a number of art galleries, cafes, a sailing school and coastal walks. Prices listed here are a 'from price' for the low season, please enquire with dates for a full quotation. Prices & Bookings via Trip Advisor include Trip Advisor payment protection at additional cost. We offer bookings on a week basis with a change over of Thursday, but you are welcome to arrive at any time in the booked week with notice.
House Rules
Pet-friendlyKid friendlyNo smoking
Newfort House is only available from April through to October when the ISSC Scillonian Ferry operates. Thursday change over day Children under 5 not accepted sorry One Dog per visit small breed dog welcome a charge of £50 per stay will be incurred
Bedrooms
1 Super King1 King2 Singles
Bathrooms
1 Full bath

Meet the host
Tim J
Hosting since November 2015
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: Within a few hours
Interaction with guestsPrior to arrival it will help us keep you informed if you can indicate a good contact mobile number, please let us know in advance if you are on The Scillonian or flying, there is local transport from St Mary’s airport, just ask for Newfort House. We can store your luggage until the house is ready for you, we are a short 10 minute walk from the main town with local Shops, Pubs and Cafes. The keys to the property will be available from 4pm on your day of arrival, we will be around the house to welcome you in. If you arrive early we can store your luggage until the house is ready.

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Phil E
Phil E
Barnsley, United Kingdom3 contributions
Mr
Decorated and equipped to the highest standard this is an ideal holiday cottage. The local town and harbour are a 10/15 minute walk away which is an added bonus. Highly recommended.
Visited October 2016
Written 23 October 2016. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Getaway609917
Getaway609917
Thank You Phil for your wonderful review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay, and look forward to seeing you in the future
Written 24 October 2016. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

RichardHays1104
RichardHays1104
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Mr
5 stars just doesn't seem nearly enough!! I have been visiting Scilly for 33 years now and Newfort House is by far and away the most beautiful, luxurious and well thought through accomadatio I have stayed in. All the rooms are finished immaculately and the views from the bedroom windows are the perfect way to start yours days adventures on the isles. I will be rebooking year after year! 10/10
Visited October 2016
Written 7 October 2016. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Getaway609917
Getaway609917
Thank You Richard, it was a pleasure to host you and your family for the week. We look forward to welcoming you here next year.
Written 7 October 2016. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

AdeCollins0021
AdeCollins0021
London, United Kingdom
A tranquil break from the city
My first trip to the Isles of Scilly and it did not disappoint. The place is wonderful and full of adventures to be had. Finding the accommodation of Newfort House on the edge of a picturesque corner of St Mary's island was a hidden gem. The newly refurbished, modern interior of Newfort House has been designed in keeping with the traditional natural surroundings, a calming and peaceful sanctuary from the city life I currently live in.
Visited June 2015 Travelled with friends
Written 22 December 2015. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Getaway609917
Getaway609917
Thank you Adrian, we are pleased you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to seeing you again soon
Written 23 December 2015. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

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What this rental offers
Kitchen and dining
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Refrigerator
  • Kettle
  • Microwave
  • Cooker
  • Toaster
Location info
  • Kid friendly
  • Beachfront/Lakeside
Entertainment
  • DVD player
  • Stereo system
  • Television
Bathroom and laundry
  • Dryer
  • Iron
  • Linens provided
  • Towels provided
  • Washer
Location features
  • Waterfront location
Outdoor amenities
  • Balcony
  • Deck
  • Patio
  • Private yard
  • Terrace
Wi-fi and internet
  • Wi-fi
Nearby
  • Golf course (within 15 min walk)
  • Horse riding facilities
  • Hiking areas
  • Countryside area
Things to do
  • Fishing spots available
  • Watersports
  • Cycling areas
Indoor amenities
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Internet access
  • Cable television
Scenic views
  • Ocean views
  • Waterfront views

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About the neighbourhood
Newfort House is on the bay of Hugh Town and close to Harry's Walls a 15th Century Fort, from which the old stones were used to build the house. It is set between two quiet beaches. Hugh Town is the central hub with its cluster of shops, banks, churches, post office, cafés, galleries, restaurants and pubs as well as the wonderful museum. It has three lovely beaches in very close proximity – Porthcressa with a children’s play area close by; Town Beach, a perfect spot to watch the comings and goings on the Quay; and Porthmellon 1 minute from Newfort House hosts the Sailing Centre.
Getting around
One of the most enjoyable things to do on the Isles of Scilly is to hop onto a 'tripper' boat and go explore. It's the best way to get a real flavour of island life. All the islands are really close together - just a 20 minute or so boat ride - so it's perfectly feasible to stay on St Mary's for your entire holiday and visit all the others whilst you are here. Once landed on an off-island, it's generally a case of walking your way around the stunning coastlines, stopping by galleries and honestly stalls, but essentially marvelling at the incredible views and natural beauty of it all.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Arriving in the Isles of Scilly by boat from Penzance after a 2 hour 45 minute mini-cruise is wonderful. As soon as you set sail aboard the Scillonian III, you’ll already sense the gentler pace of life; your journey allows you time to relax. The voyage also gives you a stunning seaside view of Cornwall’s quaint villages, the world-renowned open air Minack Theatre and the Land’s End peninsula. The Scillonian III runs between March and October six days a week, seven in high season. By Air there are three departure points from the mainland – Exeter Airport which is 60-minute flight (March to October), Newquay Cornwall Airport which takes 30 minutes, and Land’s End which is just a 15-minute hop to the islands.
Activities nearby
Fishing spots availableGolf course (within 15 min walk)Horse riding facilitiesWatersports

Things to know
Check in / out timings
Check in after 4 pm Check out by 10 am
Cancellation policy
  • 100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).
  • 50% refund* if you cancel at least 8 weeks before check-in
  • 25% refund* if you cancel at least 4 weeks before check-in
  • No refund available once booking is confirmed

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