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Reviewed April 17, 2018

We had a wonderful time at Tolman House - brilliant location and our bedroom overlooked the beach. It was very quiet and peaceful, with a pretty garden below us where the coastal path ran from where you can walk right around St. Mary's. Giles and...More

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Response from Julia G, Owner at Tolman HouseResponded April 25, 2018

Hi Lynn and Bob, thankyou so much for your lovely comments, we are so glad you had a nice stay with us, and a great time on the Islands we enjoyed meeting you both and hope to see you back again one day. Best Wishes...More

Reviewed October 7, 2017

Julia and Giles are the most friendly and hospitable of hosts. They had thought of all the little extras to make a stay comfortable, including hot water bottles, binoculars for bird watching, a torch for coming home from the pub in the dark - and...More

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Response from Julia G, Owner at Tolman HouseResponded April 25, 2018

Dear Christa, thankyou so much for your comments, good to know you really liked the preserves etc... and that you both enjoyed your first trip to the Scillies, Hopefully not your last! Giles is glad that his cure for the sea sickness worked! Best Wishes...More

Reviewed July 12, 2017

As first timers on the Isles of Scilly, this was a wonderful place to be based. Can only echo the other reviews about the level of hospitality, including flexibility - thank you so much for making me fruit salad without kiwi fruit every dat. We...More

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Response from Julia G, Owner at Tolman HouseResponded July 14, 2017

Hi Sharon and Gary, Thankyou so much for your wonderful comments, we really enjoyed meeting you both and we are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us and had such a nice time exploring the Islands. We hope to see you again one day....More

Reviewed July 10, 2017

Our 2nd stay at Tolman House and standards have not dropped one bit! A very friendly welcome from Julia and Giles make you feel at home within seconds of arrival. We had booked the same room (2) which is just right for a couple with...More

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Response from Julia G, Owner at Tolman HouseResponded July 14, 2017

Hi Neil and Vicki, it was so nice to see you back again, and we enjoyed helping to celebrate your special occasion here with you on the islands, thankyou very much for your lovely comments and we are glad you had a great day and...More

Reviewed June 3, 2017

The location on Old Town Quay, overlooking the unspoilt bay and Peninnis peninsula was sheltered, very peaceful and quiet and a 20 minute easy walk from Hugh Town. It was the perfect base for a perfect holiday in these beautiful Isles. My wife and I...More

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Response from Julia G, Owner at Tolman HouseResponded June 4, 2017

Thankyou Michael and Ulla, for such a glowing review! We are so glad you had a lovely stay and hopefully we will see you on the Islands again one day. Best wishes Julia and Giles

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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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"Excellent views, splendid location, peaceful"
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