ISSUE 76  |  Nautical Notes

A Seaside Idyll in Cornwall, England

June 14, 2013 3:30 PM

BY Julie Carlson

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Located in the coastal village of St. Mawes, the Hotel Tresanton is a converted yacht club overlooking the Fal Estuary, which is notable for a pair of matching castles built by Henry VIII on either shore. Overhauled by Olga Polizzi of the Forte Hotel clan, the Tresanton is actually a cluster of small buildings set into a hillside; the interiors feature a maritime theme without being heavy-handed, and rooms are furnished with antique pieces, Welsh blankets, and Cornish art.

N.B.: This post is an update; the original story ran on April 13, 2009.

Location of Hotel Tresanton in Cornwall:


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