Due to the recent government announcement we have taken the positive steps to close the hotel to protect the health and safety of our guests, team and community. Our reservations office remains open, and will be more than happy to discuss any future travel plans or existing reservations that you might have.  

Make sure you’re signed up to our email and social communities to keep in touch and we’ll send you positive vibes and postcards from Cornwall.

Thank you very much, look after each other.

The quickest way of getting in touch is to email stay@scarlethotel.co.uk


Our rooms are arranged over five levels, each offering their own special views over gardens, cliffs, beach, sea and sky.

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Breaks and Offers

Our latest breaks and offers showcase the best of the Scarlet with plenty of heart-fluttering #scarletmoments.

Breaks and Offers

The Scarlet Spa

Our spa is your haven of tranquillity with its far-reaching views over the wild and beautiful Atlantic Ocean.

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From the Journal

Finding balance – the Yin & Yang of life

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A guest post written by Kimberley Chandler, of Cinnamon Yoga.  It was fitting that our stay at The Scarlet came right after a hectic trip to India, where our last…

Pan fried cod, wild garlic veloute, asparagus and Morel mushrooms

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Springtime brings an abundance of wild garlic which is perfect for foraging enthusiasts that love seasonal dishes. Our chef, Mike Francis loves to cook this recipe at home and can…

The story of the Scarlet slippers


‘Love me, don’t leave me’ It’s tradition for a luxury hotel to lavish plenty of single-use items to its guests – disposable toothbrushes, miniature bottles of shampoo, the soap bar…

booking a solo holiday

A beginner’s guide to taking a solo break

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If you are someone who loves time in your own company, then the idea of travelling alone probably sounds quite appealing. However, for others the thought of spending time away…

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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