Imagine views of cliff, sea and sky at every moment, light airy spaces designed to connect you to the outdoors. It’s hard to describe the unique atmosphere of the Scarlet. Think of being cared for like you would be in the house of a friend, of many spaces to unwind, from meadow gardens to cliff top hot tubs, an Ayurvedic inspired spa, relaxation lounges, fireside, poolside.

Scarlet Hotel Cornwall luxury sea view bedrooms


Our rooms are arranged over five levels, each offering their own special views over gardens, cliffs, beach, sea and sky.
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Scarlet Restaurant in Cornwall with sea views and locally sourced food

The Scarlet Restaurant

Open to hotel guests for breakfast, and to hotel guests and day visitors for lunch, afternoon tea and dinner. We cook from the heart with seasonal Cornish ingredients.
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Scarlet Spa in Cornwall with sea views and ayervedic treatments

The Scarlet Spa

Our spa is your haven of tranquility with its far-reaching views over Mawgan Porth Beach to the wild and beautiful Atlantic beyond.

From the Journal


Amazing Scarlet Spaces


Join us for a tour of the Scarlet as we explore and celebrate some of the hotel’s amazing spaces…


Warm Leek and Artichoke Salad

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Warm salad of leeks with Jerusalem artichokes, parsnips and crispy quail eggs We are always serving warm vegetable salads in the restaurant. They are constantly changing depending on the time…


Scarlet Cold Water Plunge

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Curglaff: The shock felt in bathing when one first plunges into the cold water— John Jamieson’s Etymological Scottish Dictionary, 1808 Cold water swimming is not only - forgive the understatement...

The Perfect Christmas Stuffing

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Christmas stuffing You can either use this recipe to stuff your turkey or cook in a shallow dish on its own. It will work well both ways. As always, use…

I left the Scarlet with the sense of lightness and calm I’d craved.

Sarah Royce-Greensill, Telegraph

The Scarlet is so laid-back, it feels like a private members' club, but fun rather than fashionably knowing.

Helen Pickles, Conde Naste Traveller

Scarlet's architecture blurs the boundaries between outside and in, bringing relentless sea views and light filled rooms.

Lonely Planet Traveller

There’s a lot to love about this place at Mawgan Porth: its extravagant use of space, the floor-to-ceiling views of the Atlantic, cutting-edge design, eye-catching fabrics and seasonal menus.

Sunday Times Ultimate British Hotels

Hanging over the exquisitely secluded beach of Mawgan Porth, The Scarlet introduces cutting edge architecture, contemporary design, colour, art and a second to none spa to one of the most captivating locations in Cornwall.

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