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4.0 of 5 Cabin/Campground   |   Tower Cottage | The Garrison, TR21 0LS, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed in Greystones cottage for a week. The cottage is set in a peaceful lane with a shared garden area. We got off on the wrong foot with the owner who came across as rather blunt and bossy. She accused us of not advising that we had a dog when booking (even though that was the only reason we... More

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having never travelled to the Scillies before and camping more than one night this was an experience I wanted to love. We arrived and all luggage is transported to the Garrison campsite but didn't have a clue ourselves how to get there. Finally we worked it out and made our way up the track. We borrowed a trolley and started... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While the campsite is in a great sheltered location, it is very expensive. £11 a night for anyone over 5 is extortianate, particularly when you have to pay £1 for a 5 minute shower and 20p for hair dryer. The facilities are run down and i don't think any money has been put back into the site for many years.... More

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Newquay, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I enjoyed a wonderful four day break in a Readi-tent at The Garrison Campsite earlier this month and we absolutely loved it!!! It is a wonderful campsite, so peaceful, even in the middle of the summer holidays! We cannot recommend it more. Pitches are large, the readi-tents are perfect and the facilities are good also. The bacon... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having really enjoyed a family day trip to the Isles of Scilly last year we vowed to return, but this time we wanted to stay for a few days. The Garrison Campsite provided an affordable solution for a family of four and made a perfect base from which to explore. Having decided to fly to St Mary's from Lands End... More

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59 reviews 59 reviews
56 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We stayed here at the end of July, at the height of the holiday season, and were happy with how peaceful the campsite was. We opted for the Readi-tent option, and everything we could have needed for 5 day's camping was provided. Our suitcases were collected from the ferry, and we just had to make our way on foot to... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Just got back from camping at the Garrison, it was WONDERFUL, the way the grounds are planted gives privacy and is beautiful, rabbits running around, birds waiting for part of your breakfast, you can get a cuppa and warm croissants from the shop each morning (lovely!) Barbara and Ted were soooo helpful, Ted helped when my tent had a broken... More

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Saint Ives
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

We camped for 5 nights at Garrison campsite in July 2014 and enjoyed it tremendously . . The opening times of the shop, although infrequent are clearly marked, and when open we found the staff friendly and helpful, 5 minutes is a little short to enjoy a shower, especially when you used about 20 seconds of your quota between putting... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We stayed in Greystones 2 and found this a very comfortable cottage. We used the one bedroom and the sofa bed in the lounge and found this really good for the two of us. The cottage was very clean and comfortable and the owners, Barbara and Ted were very accommodating and a really nice couple. We took two dogs with... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The garrison campsite is at a very picturesque location, Camping is affordable, the site is clean, and the atmosphere is friendly. The only downside was the hidden cost of paying one pound per 5 minute shower.

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Address: Tower Cottage | The Garrison, TR21 0LS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Isles of Scilly > St Mary's
Hotel Class:4 star — Garrison Campsite & Holiday Cottages 4*
Also Known As:
Garrison Campsite & Holiday Cottages Isles Of Scilly, England

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