The Isles of Scilly are renowned for their clear blue waters and light sandy beaches. If you would like to go on an island getaway close to the UK then the Scilly Isles may be a natural choice for your luxury cottage break. Positioned at the most south westerly point of England, just south of Lands End in Cornwall you can find a collection of beautiful, time-honoured and unique islands. These islands boast a variety of beaches, a treasure trove of experiences and a fantastic laid back atmosphere. What more could you wish for on a luxury self-catering holiday?
There are plenty of interesting places to visit including castles, vineyards and ancient monuments but the Isles of Scilly are definitely better suited to people who enjoy the outdoors. With so many great activities on offer you’ll be spoilt for choice. Take a fantastic boat trip around the islands and even go snorkelling or scuba diving, enjoy treasure hunting on St Agnes or simply take a leisurely stroll along one of the amazing nature trails, coastline or in the countryside. Other activities that can be enjoyed on the islands include, kayaking, windsurfing, sailing and cycling. To enjoy fantastic sea views why not search for a luxury coastal cottage?
In terms of reaching the unique Scilly Isles, flights connect Lands End, Newquay and Exeter with the Scilly Isles and a ferry also operates from Penzance. We hope you find ideal luxury self-catering accommodation for your island getaway.