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With its fabulous views across Falmouth Bay, Hotel Tresanton became something of an iconic landmark when hotelier Olga Polizzi took it on some twenty years ago. Expect elegant pared-back spaces that are individually designed, channelling Olga's personal style with artefacts sourced across the globe, as well as fabulous seasonal cuisine and breathtaking sea views.

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Situated in the coastal village of St Mawes on the Roseland Peninsula, with remarkable views across Falmouth Bay, Tresanton provides the ideal spot to explore the endless miles of South Cornish coast. Browse the boutiques, galleries and cafes in the village centre, or take one of the passenger ferries from the harbour to Falmouth, Truro, or St Anthony's Head.

By car: The hotel is around 5 hours 30 mins from London, or 3 hours 30 mins from Bristol.

By train: Truro station is a half-hour drive from the hotel, with services from London Paddington taking around 4 hours 30 minutes. Book trains to Truro.

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After two years of painstaking re-design, Tresanton now stands as a reflection of Olga Polizzi's style, creating an entirely original coastal retreat that is pared-back and furnished with antiques and Cornish art, including Barbara Hepworth. The finished ensemble is a welcoming haven with an eclectic mix of contemporary furnishings, making it perfect for art-lovers and boutique hotel enthusiasts.


Cosiness is perfectly underpinned by a professional service from friendly waiters, whether you're dining al fresco on the sea-facing terraces, relaxing on a sun lounger at the Beach Club or snug by the open fires in the sitting room. Tresanton also boasts a function room/cinema, sub-tropical gardens and a Dog's Bar.

  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Family-friendly
  • Garden
  • Dog-friendly
  • Sun terrace
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi


Tresanton boasts thirty engaging and stylish bedrooms with stunning sea views - all individually designed with their own colour palette and eclectic furnishings, creating homely comfort. Luxurious bathrooms are home to a combination of walk-in showers and/or deep baths, robes and slippers.

Room types: Small Queen, Medium, Spacious, Sea View, Sea View with Terrace, Garden Suite, Family Suite, Forte Suite

Key amenities: en-suite bathroom with Mitchell & Peach toiletries, Queen-sized bed, TV, DVD player, free Wi-Fi


Enjoy locally sourced food, served in a Mediterranean-style restaurant; sunlit by day, candlelit by night. Menus brim with native produce, with a focus on the locally caught seafood, allowing guests to experience the flavours of the South West with an Italian twist.

The restaurant: Italian-inspired dishes using local Cornish produce. Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Mains from £18.

Dog's Bar: Informal bar serving beers, wines and cocktails alongside a selection of dishes from the restaurant menu.

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