Annet Cottage - St. Mary's

Bed & Breakfast | 3 Rooms

A granite built cottage, Annet overlooks the sea at Porthloo about 15 minutes pleasant walk along the coast path to Hugh Town. Enjoy spectacular sunsets. A long established, highly regarded, friendly and traditional Bed and Breakfast renowned for our hospitality and fine breakfasts. All rooms en suite or private facilities. The perfect setting for your perfect holiday or short break.

£40 - £58 pppn
Porthloo, St Mary's, Isles of Scilly, TR21 0NF
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Additional Information

Are you looking for comfort, quality, good breakfasts and wonderful views? Annet Cottage at Porthloo has all this PLUS great value for money. For your short break or longer relaxing holiday we go the extra mile to make Annet Cottage your first choice.

The House: Built of granite in 1921 and still owned by the Duchy of Cornwall. We have in recent years altered the house to a small comfortable, tastefully decorated and furnished Bed & Breakfast with 3 bedrooms. A double and a twin bedded room with wonderful sea views and private facilities and a large room, the Junior Suite, with ensuite facilities and overlooking the garden and the flower farm beyond. The beds and bedding are of notably high quality. Our sitting room is available to guests at all times and has a cosy open fire on those cold spring and autumn evenings. The house decor features much original local art and there is a well stocked bookcase to browse through.

The quality of our accommodation, facilities and great breakfasts is reflected in the many years we have carried a 4 Star, Silver Award the standards of which we will continue to maintain

Your Hosts: Andy has lived and worked in the islands for over 50 years. His experience encompasses yacht skipper, deputy harbourmaster, Duchy of Cornwall boatman (including for Prince Charles, Princess Diana and the boys) and looking after the Island's water supply. Patti is a relative newcomer with 30 years on Scilly. She was well known in the 80's for her albums of hauntingly beautifull folk songs of the Islands and island life which she wrote and recorded. Running a successful B&B has kept her busy most of these last many years!

We hope our wide perspective of island life will help you to make the most of your time on our islands - if we don't know the answer to your question, we know a man who will!

Opening Times

Open from mid March to late October.

Facilities & Features

  • Wonderful, quiet location with stunning sea views
  • 25 yards across the green from a sandy beach
  • Free wifi in all rooms
  • All rooms have hospitality tray, dressing gowns, hair dryers and TV/DVD
  • Fridges available all rooms
  • Juliet's and Speros restaurants / tea room both a short walk away
  • Bathing towels if required
  • Washing service, iron and ironing board available
  • Full English, Continental or light breakfasts. Dietary requirements catered for.
  • Comfortable sitting room available all day. Open fires when chilly.

Prices & Conditions

Low Season: £40 - £49 pppn

Single occupancy: £40

High Season: £45 - £58 pppn

Single occupancy: £58


For availability, please call 01720 422441 or email


A reasonable degree of mobility is desirable because of our distance from town (15 minutes).