Things to do on St. Martins

Don’t be fooled by its size. St. Martins’ has a diverse variety of visitor attractions and hospitality venues, all of which offer unique and quality experiences. St. Martin’s vibrant and artistic community continue to inspire new and fresh ideas which maintain the islands individual appeal.

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St. Martins: Our Piece of Paradise

It goes without saying that St.Martins’ natural beauty is one of the key draws to the island, and surrounding yourself with its wild natural heathlands, white sand beaches and rugged cliff sides could easily be enough to satisfy the needs of any intrepid holidaymaker. Over the years however, the industrious¬†community of St.Martins have developed a diverse and creative selection of businesses and attractions in order to enhance the visitor experience and help tourists appreciate its beauty in an authentic and sustainable manner.

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Food & Beverage

What's on offer?

Karma Hotel & Bistro

Karma hotel and bistro offers a place to relax surrounded by luxury. With a high quality restaurant, spa and beautiful outdoor grounds overlooking Lower Town beach, you won't find a more calming, decadent spot.

The Seven Stones Inn

With panoramic views across the islands, The Seven Stones Inn offers the perfect place to enjoy a hearty lunch or evening meal alongside a cold pint of Cornish cider.

The Island Bakery

Whether it be a coffee time snack, a delicious lunch or take away pizza to enjoy on the beach, The Island Bakery offers a diverse range of home baked cakes, tarts, pasties, bread and more!

Polreath Tea Room

With its indoor cafe and restaurant and large alfresco garden, Polreath Tea Room is a great place to stop off for your afternoon refreshment. Polreath hosts regular curry and steak nights that are available to book.

Little Arthur Cafe

Whether it be lunch, dinner or an afternoon snack, Little Arthur Cafe can cater for any fancy. With everything from crab salad to pizza along with a splendid view over the Eastern Isles, Little Arthur Cafe is certainly not to be missed.

Adam's Fish & Chips

Adam catches his fish daily to be served up in traditional Cornish style at his fish and chip restaurant. If you want a true taste of Scilly, this has to be one of the best holiday highlights.


What can I do?

St.Martins Seal Snorkling

Fancy making some new friends with some of Scilly's furrier natives? St.Martins Seal Snorkling offers you the chance to get up close and personal with the Island's playful grey seal population. An opportunity you'll never forget!

St.Martins Stores

Here you will find all the basic necessities for your stay. Stock up on supplies, withdraw cash and use Post Office facilities. You can also place an order prior to your holiday for it to be ready and waiting at your accommodation on arrival.

St.Martins Kayak Hire

There are always new places to explore on St.Martins, but why not take it a step further and delve deeper into St. Martins' coastline and beyond. You can make your own trip to the Eastern Isles or paddle around the Island's secluded coves.

Middletown Barn Co-op

The Middletown Barn Cooperative is a shared space for local makers, growers and creators to exhibit their produce and wares. You'll find everything from art to pottery, skincare products to plants. If you're interested in St.Martins' local produce, then make sure to stop by.

St.Martins Dive School

Ever fancied training in diving, or are you well seasoned and want to explore Scilly's wealth of reefs and wrecks? St.Martins Dive School offer beginners courses and chartered trips to explore the Island's diverse marine ecosystems.

Churchtown Flower Farm

Churchtown Flower Farm is famous for its seasonal pinks and narcissi flowers. Shipped all over the country, this bustling farm is well worth a visit to take in the bright floral colours, potent scents and hum of bees whilst ordering your postal bouquet.

Fay Page Jewellery

Stop by at Fay Page's workshop and witness her beautiful hand made jewellery. Over the last 10 years, Fay and Rob have been honing their craft and are now one of Scilly's finest creative makers.

St.Martins Vineyard

Making the most of Scilly's sub-tropical sun, Val and Graham run the most south-westerly vineyard in the whole of the UK. If you want to sample our local wine, pop down to the vineyard shop to grab yourself a liquid treat to savour in the evening sun.

North Farm Gallery

If you're interested in seeing the work of artists and photographers from across Scilly, make sure to pop in to North Farm Gallery to witness the beautiful creations of Scilly's most talented artists.

Mandy's Lower Town Lets

Please call or e-mail me to make a booking or enquire about vacancies. You can also contact me directly through the contact form on the lettings pages.

Contact Me

Hilldrop, St.Martins
Isles of Scilly, TR25 0QW

Tel: 01720 423152 or 07742 944472