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Reviewed 12 November 2014

Thank you Julia and Giles for making our stay so memorable. your hospitality was second to none and we really appreciated your kindness when we were stranded. This was our first visit, but will not be our last. We really enjoyed your very comfortable house...More

Thank johnandingrid
Response from Julia G, Owner at Tolman HouseResponded 7 December 2014

Dear John and Ingrid, we are so pleased you had a great stay with us we really enjoyed meeting you. Hopefully see you on the Scillies again one day. Kind Regards Julia and Giles

Reviewed 15 September 2014

We stayed here for a week with another couple of friends. We enjoyed excellent breakfasts, prepared to order. The lemon curd and kiwi jam were outstanding. There is a comfortable lounge for guests. We developed a habit of sitting outside in the evening sun with...More

1  Thank David W
Reviewed 15 June 2014

Enjoyed the view from the bedroom window over Old Town Bay across to the church,good breakfasts and helpful owners. Easy to reach the quay and Hugh town. Good places for evening meal nearby[they do not serve dinner in 2014] Main problem was noise of water...More

Thank elizabeth j
Reviewed 13 October 2013

The location was perfect, Hugh Town was a 10 minute walk away or the bus stop was a few yards from the Guest House. We walked from the airport and it took about 10 minutes. You can also hire bicycles and little golf buggies to...More

1  Thank Lizzy W
Reviewed 19 May 2013

Whilst anywhere on the Scillies is quiet and relaxing for anyone seeking a holiday on St Mary's Tolman House at Old Town is superbly situated overlooking the Old Town bay. There is a bus to the Quay within a few steps down the drive, to...More

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United Kingdom > England > Isles of Scilly > St Mary's
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"We had room 1 - a twin, with a lovely view"
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"Our room was in the front and the view was superb."
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"Get a front sea view room if possible"
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"All rooms have a sea view but room 3 is bigger and has a bath."
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