Experience

Experience

the islands

  1. Things to Do
    Island walks, fun on the water, fantastic wildlife, island hopping, exquisite flora, amazing artists, and a fascinating history and heritage.
  2. Food & Drink
    Nowhere is more local than the food and drink sourced, grown, and reared across our five tiny inhabited islands
  3. What's On
    Planning to visit in 2019? Then take a closer look at some of the fantastic festivals and events taking place throughout the year.
  4. WIN a 3-night spring escape
    Escape to Scilly! Enter our prize draw for a chance to win a spring break at the luxury Karma St. Martin's hotel.

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  1. Spring
    Spring comes early to Scilly and with it a skip in the air and a true sense of wellness. Boatmen can be spotted at Porthloo boat yard launching their trusty workhorses having given them their annual lick of paint. Cottage owners, shops and restaurants put the finishing touches to their new season makeovers.
  2. Summer
    Oh Scilly in summer, what can we say? Bright, white; perfection on a pint-sized plate! Crystal clear seas and warm cobalt blue skies bring out the best of these islands.
  3. Autumn
    The colours of the islands soften, yielding hues to delight artists everywhere. Set up your easel, or stretch your legs and walk the islands. Listen, along the way, for migrating birds making their annual pilgrimage; look out for fluffy seal pups that line the rocky coast. The islands brim with wildlife at this time of year.
  4. Winter
    Winter is the time of year when Scillonians draw breath and visitors enjoy a true taste of island life. A time to enjoy windswept walks and appreciate the low winter light raking across the isles, to hunker down as the storms whistle through, and watch the slate grey waves whip the rocky coastlines.

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  1. Add Stories in the Gardens with Story Republicans to your Itinerary

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    Tresco Abbey Garden, Tresco, Isles of Scilly

    Isles of Scilly

    Cornwall’s wit, wonder and idiosyncrasy, celebrated through short stories, poems and folk song to captivate and caress your imagination.
    The Story Republicans are a troupe of charming, glamourous word-sharers who have...

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  2. Add MILLER's to your Itinerary

    Address

    The Parade, By the park, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly, TR21 0LP

    Telephone

    01720 422140

    St. Mary’s

    MILLER’s offers delicious Cornish soft serve ice cream, thick creamy shakes, ‘build your own’ ice cream sundaes, healthy real fruit smoothies, amazing coffee and hot chocolate made with real fairtrade chocolate! With...

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    Facilities

    Accessibility

    • All areas accessible to disabled visitors
    • Guide dogs permitted

    Catering

    • Dairy-Free Options Available
    • Gluten-Free & Coeliac Options Available
    • Take away service

    Payment Methods

    • All major credit cards accepted
    • American Express accepted
    • Apple pay accepted
    • Contactless payment accepted

    Establishment Features

    • Garden/patio for guests' use
    • Independent Business
  3. Add Isles of Scilly Boat Hire to your Itinerary

    Address

    Bryher Boatyard, Bryher, Isles of Scilly, TR23 0PR

    Telephone

    01720 422702

    Bryher

    The Isles of Scilly Boat Hire Company offers daily hire through to long-term rental in their range of boats

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  4. Add High Tide Seafood Restaurant to your Itinerary

    Address

    Old Lane, St Agnes, Isles of Scilly, TR22 0PL

    Telephone

    01720 423869

    Isles of Scilly

    High Tide Seafood Restaurant is a boutique restaurant on St Agnes owned & run by Chef Mark Eberlein & his small team. I use local ingredients to produce some of the islands best food which pair up well with my hand...

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  5. Add Literature with Story Republicans to your Itinerary

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    Five Islands Academy, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly

    Isles of Scilly

    Cornwall’s wit, wonder and idiosyncrasy, celebrated through short stories, poems and folk song to captivate and caress your imagination.
    The Story Republicans are a troupe of charming, glamourous word-sharers who have...

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  6. Address

    Porthcressa Beach, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly

    St. Mary’s

    Meet at Porthcressa beach, look out for our flag by the Tourist Information Centre at 11:30am Join our local Ranger on a coastal walk to Peninnis Head for a spot of sea watching; looking for porpoises, dolphins,...

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  7. Add Troytown Farm Shop to your Itinerary

    Address

    Troytown Farm, St. Agnes, Isles of Scilly, TR22 0PL

    Telephone

    01720 423713

    Isles of Scilly

    Troytown Farm is the only dairy farm in Scilly. Milking 9 dairy cows, it might also be the smallest in the country. Farming on a small scale works for us, as we process the milk in our little dairy and make very special...

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    Facilities

    Other

    • Waterfront

    Key Features

    • In countryside
    • Seafront
    • Unique venue
    • Waterfront

    Accessibility

    • Accessible to Wheelchair Users
    • All areas accessible to disabled visitors
    • Guide dogs permitted
    • Menus available in large print format

    Children & Infants

    • Accept children (Minimum age)
    • Baby changing facilities
    • Children's menu

    Catering

    • Cater for vegetarians
    • Dairy-Free Options Available
    • Gluten-Free & Coeliac Options Available
    • Take away service

    Payment Methods

    • All major credit cards accepted
    • Android pay accepted
    • Apple pay accepted
    • Cash & Cheque accepted
    • Cash accepted
    • Contactless payment accepted

    Establishment Features

    • Al Fresco Dining
    • Cater for special dietary requirements
    • Countryside
    • Dog Friendly
    • Garden/patio for guests' use
    • Guide Book Recommended
    • Independent Business
    • Locally-sourced produce
  8. Add St.Marys Hall Spirit Bar & Restaurant to your Itinerary

    Address

    Church Street, St.Marys, Isles of Scilly

    Telephone

    01720 422316

    St. Mary’s

    Our restaurant, 'Spirit', uses the best seasonal and local produce, including meat from our own farm, to which our chefs add a dash of inspiration.

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  9. Add Westward Farm to your Itinerary

    Address

    Westward, St. Agnes, Isles of Scilly, TR22 0PL

    Telephone

    01720 422139

    St. Agnes

    Westward farm on St Agnes is a small family farm and Scilly's only licensed distillery producing premium gin as well as apple juice, cyder and our range of '28 miles' soaps and toiletries from our own essential oils.

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  10. Add Strudel in Town to your Itinerary

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    Thorofare, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly

    Telephone

    07760 754395

    Isles of Scilly

    Enjoy a perfect cup of Italian coffee and some famous apfelstrudel. We also offer panini, pretzels and other snacks to sit in or take away. You'll find us down the alleyway behind the Steamship office.

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  11. Add Reboot and Revitalise Wellbeing Break to your Itinerary

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    Mincarlo, St Mary's, Isles of Scilly

    Telephone

    07815 818831

    St. Mary’s

    Need some welcome me-time, an excuse to shake off those winter blues, or want to revitalise your soul? Come and join Nick and Bryony Lishman (from Adventure Scilly and Yoga Scilly) for an early spring treat here on the...

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  12. Add Bell Rock Hotel to your Itinerary

    Address

    Church Street, St.Marys, Isles of Scilly, TR21 0JS

    Telephone

    01720 422575

    St. Mary’s

    The Restaurant at the Bell Rock Hotel - open to non-residents for two or three course dinner. We recommend booking before 5pm to avoid disappointment, but we will accommodate a table when possible.

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  13. Add Healing properties of the sea to your Itinerary

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    Porthenor B&B, Old Town, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly

    Telephone

    07795254644

    Isles of Scilly

    Liz has been a qualified homeopath for twenty five years. Her talk will be an in depth look at the qualities of sea water, its properties, signs and signatures. There will be information about how its main dissolved...

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  14. Add Taste of Scilly Festival to your Itinerary

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    Isles of Scilly

    Telephone

    01720 620600

    Isles of Scilly

    Our fantastic Taste of Scilly festival returns this September with a month-long celebration of the very best in local food, drink and produce from across the five inhabited islands. This year’s event will, in...

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  15. Add The Crab Shack to your Itinerary

    Address

    Hell Bay Hotel, Bryher, ISLES OF SCILLY, TR23 0PR

    Telephone

    01720 422947

    Bryher

    Serving a simple but beautiful menu of Bryher crab, mussels and scallops served in Portuguese cataplanas in a relaxed, informal atomosphere. Open in the evenings between May and September, we recommend booking early to...

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    Facilities

    Key Features

    • Themed restaurant

    Catering

    • Licensed
    • Serve evening meal

    Payment Methods

    • Cash & Cheque accepted
    • MasterCard accepted
    • Visa accepted

    Establishment Features

    • Booking required
    • Locally-sourced produce
  16. Add Sketching in Ink with Stephen Morris to your Itinerary

    Address

    Glandore Gallery, Porthloo, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly

    Telephone

    01720 42253

    Isles of Scilly

    Stephen will introduce the session at Glandore with a short talk about techniques. Then, weather permitting, go outside, on to the beach, to paint. Returning to the gallery for a hot drink and cake. All materials...

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  17. Add Isles of Scilly Wildlife Trust to your Itinerary

    Address

    Trenoweth, St. Mary's, TR21 0NS

    Telephone

    01720 422153

    Isles of Scilly

    The Isles of Scilly Wildlife Trust is the local conservation charity responsible for looking after, & caring for, more than 60% of Scilly; for the benefit of nature & people.

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  18. Add Isles of Scilly Golf Club to your Itinerary

    Address

    Carn Morval, St Mary's, Isles of Scilly, TR21 0NF

    Telephone

    01720 422692

    St. Mary’s

    The most south westerly course in England, its beauty is unique and must be seen if visiting St Mary's.

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    Facilities

    Catering

    • Bar

    Establishment Features

    • Non members welcome
  19. Add Strudel up Country to your Itinerary

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    Sage House, High Lanes, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly, TR21 0NW

    Telephone

    01720 422440

    Isles of Scilly

    Specialises in Bavarian delicacies such as Apfelstrudel and fresh German Bread. As well as providing delicious homemade cakes and classic lunchtime dishes, we are licensed to sell alcohol.

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  20. Add Spoken Word and Music with Story Republicans to your Itinerary

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    Juliet's Garden, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly

    Isles of Scilly

    Cornwall’s wit, wonder and idiosyncrasy, celebrated through short stories, poems and folk song to captivate and caress your imagination.
    The Story Republicans are a troupe of charming, glamourous word-sharers who have...

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