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Star Castle

St. Marys, TR21 0TA, England
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Ranked #3 of 6 hotels in St Mary's
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We stayed at Star Castle last weekend for 3 nights on Dinner, Bed and Breakfast rate, for my husband's 50th Birthday. We were not disappointed, our room was clean and had we were treated to some great views from our decking area (we had a garden suite with sea views), good weather until Sunday helped! The hotel is kept tidy... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel, a former fortified garrison of the 18th century occupies a commanding & draughty position above the town. It is a stiff walk up but worth it. We occupied a garden room (12) in a very well maintained area. The room was well furnished & quite large. The food was quite superb in freshness & presentation. Plenty of fish.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel has it all. Great location combining superb views, with an interesting history, and unusual architecture. We found all of the staff we met during our 6 night stay very friendly and helpful especially the 3 ladies Sarah, Zoe and Rachael who shared Reception duties. The food was some of the best we have had in a family holiday... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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28 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed four nights in the main castle. Rooms are quirky as you would expect but beds are comfy, all mod cons are there and the views are magnificent. There are garden rooms too which are more modern. The pool is a great little extra but we didn't have a lot of time to use it as we were busy exploring... More

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Surrey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An excellent hotel with great staff and views of St Marys and other islands. Can do walks directly from the hotel, around the garrison which are required to work off the excellent dinners. We took Scillonian boat from Penzance as cheaper option than flying but does take 2 hours 30 mins, plenty of seating inside and outside and a very... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous place. Wonderful history and beautiful scenery. Our family visited here on our first yachting trip to the Isles of Scilly and were enthralled with this place. We had coffee in 'the dungeon' - the experience is a must for visitors.

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Wellington, United Kingdom
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22 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent location with wonderful views over St. Mary's and the other islands. Friendly pick-up at the airport, and a warm welcome from reception on arrival at the hotel. We stayed with our dog in a garden room with verandah, and we found this arrangement perfect for us. Beautiful sunsets every evening as we sipped a glass on wine on the... More

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A Return trip after first staying back in 2005. Came back to get Married on the IOS and had the most perfect weekend. The Staff, The Rooms, The Service, The Food, The Facilities are first class!! We stayed in room 2 in the Castle and our children (Aged 22, 24 and 8) stayed inroom 24 in the Garden. Room 2... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked after reading reviews. isn't cheap but is special! Stayed in a castle room which was everything I hoped for. The meals in both the Castle restaurant and The Conservatory were exquisite. The Scilly Isles are lovely - do visit.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed here a number of times and it really does get better, as we fall more in love with the Scilly Isles I guess! The service, food, rooms and views second to none, and it's the place to stay on the islands. Thank you again for one of our best holidays x

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Address: St. Marys, TR21 0TA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Isles of Scilly > St Mary's
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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Star Castle Hotel St Mary`s
Star Castle St Marys
Star Castle Hotel St Marys
Star Castle Isles Of Scilly, England

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A family run hotel located on the Garrison a short walk from the centre of St Mary’s and the harbour, commanding breathtaking views of the stunning Archipelago. Our focus is to provide exceptional customer service to all our guests, award winning gourmet food with a choice of two award winning restaurants featuring the world’s best fresh lobster and crab caught by the proprietor Mr Robert Francis aboard ‘Gallos’ the hotel’s own fishing boat.A 38 bedroom hotel boasting traditional sixteenth century castle accommodation and spacious contemporary suites within 4 acres of secluded gardens. ... more   less 
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