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Garrison Campsite & Holiday Cottages

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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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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England, Arkansas
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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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Ammanford
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

I have stayed in the Garrison cottages a few times and on each occasion thoroughly enjoyed my stay. It goes without saying that the majority of time spent is away from the cottage but they are well equipped and meet the needs of any visitor looking to explore the Scilly Isles. The cottages comprise of a living/ dining area, bedrooms,... More

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Newport, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

In August 2013 we stayed two nights of our annual holiday to the Isles of Scilly on the Garrison Campsite. If you haven't already visited the Isles of Scilly then book your holiday you will be in for a real treat. For those of you who do not want to totally leave behind the buzz of everyday life stay on... More

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Sleaford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

We have stayed at the garrison campsite three times, this year in the tower! We have always found the campsite to be perfectly adequate, the staff and owners always helpful and chatty. Although the cost of the showers was a surprise the first year, we budgeted for them in a pound pot for our second stay! We don't mind supporting... More

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Bristol
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

This is the only campsite on St Marys. It has a great location and by Scilly standards it is not too exposed with thick hedges providing some shelter. The site is quite large but broken down into smaller fields. Large families or friends can book into the same spaces. Every pitch has a picnic bench - really useful. The campsite,... More

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Truro, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

I and a few friends stayed there in August 2013 , thankfully for only one night, The owners and the staff were utterly misreable and rude. the place for height of the season was remarkably empty ( previous stay tourists must have learnt a lesson). It's over priced , the shop rarely opened and the facilities are dire. Unfortunately for... More

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Bath, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

The location of the campsite was amazing & the pitches were good. There was plenty of shrubbery etc. between pitches so you did not feel on top of the other campers. There are fantastic walks and space for children to play safely. There is also an excellent park close to the pitches. The picnic benches were a real asset. On... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

We stayed at the Garrison campsite for one night as needed to be on St Mary's for transport the following day. While the location is excellent, on the Garrison Hill overlooking Hugh Town with lovely walks and great views nearby, the campsite was a disappointment. The camping areas are flat and nicely maintained but the toilet and shower blocks are... More

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Exeter
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4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013 via mobile

Booked a space the day before, thankfully there were a few spaces left. On departing from the ferry and port there is no signage to the campsite, do your research before you arrive if you have lots of 'stuff', or use the island courier service. For a small fee they will take your luggage to your hotel/b&b/campsite so you don't... More

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Additional Information about Garrison Campsite & Holiday Cottages

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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