Schooners Hotel - St. Mary's

Hotels | 12 Rooms

A quiet yet central location right on the beach, Schooners has uninterrupted views across the harbour to the off islands. We are five minutes walk from the quay for island boating, the town for pubs, shops, restaurants & the beautiful sandy beaches of St. Mary's.

Enjoy our excellent quality meals and spectacular sea views. Visit our Website

£65 - £101 pppn
Thorofare, St Mary's, Isles of Scilly, TR21 0LN

Late availability

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We have some stunning sea view rooms still available for the season. 

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Additional Information

Located on Hugh Town beach, Schooners has uninterrupted views across the harbour to the off islands. We are close to the quay for island boating, the town for pubs, shops, restaurants & St Mary's beautiful sandy beaches.

The hotel accommodation includes 12 en suite rooms, nine having prime views over the harbour and islands beyond. Our inland rooms are south facing and sunny with interesting roof scape views of old Hugh Town. Each room has a telephone with radio & alarm clock, Wifi, Flat screen TVs with built in DVD and tea & coffee making facilities. The comfortable, licensed bar opens onto the beach patio. There is a beautiful spacious lounge on the top floor overlooking the harbour.

The hotel's cuisine is managed by our excellent chef. Island produce, local fish and traditional recipes. Soups, breads and pastries are home made. The dinner menu is compiled each day based on local availability of prime ingredients. Vegetarian & gluten free diets are catered for, please let our staff know well in advance.

Schooners Hotel is part of the Rat Island Sailboat Company, the island's sailmakers. The Sailboat Company also run a boatyard and just next door to the hotel is our canvas workshop where we make and sell "Rat Bags" traditional canvas bags and clothing. Rat Bags now has a facebook page & online shop.  The Sail Loft is situated on the quay. The boatyard is in the next bay at Porthmellon.

With its waterside location at the heart of the islands' shipbuilding past, the hotel has a marine feel about it. All rooms are heated and have excellent en suite facilities.

A clean, sunny atmosphere is apparent throughout.

Opening Times

Open from 28th March to mid October.

Facilities & Features

  • Spectacular sea views from most rooms
  • Excellent quality meals, fresh new daily
  • Superior quality beds for a comfortable night's sleep
  • Central yet peaceful location
  • Close to quay for island boating
  • Licensed bar and beach patio
  • We are proud to serve locally made produce. Ales, Eggs, Ice-cream to name but a few.
  • Panoramic views from our top floor lounge
  • Friendly staff & a warm welcome
  • Right on the Beach for that early morning dip

Prices & Conditions

£65 - £101 pppn


For live availability please see our website:


We have no ground floor accommodation but we can provide an outside buggy charging point and wheel chair storage & our stairs are very well banistered.