Hell Bay Hotel

“Assured cooking in a Scillies hideaway” - AA Inspector



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Not nearly as alarming as it sounds, Hell Bay is actually an idyllic secluded cove embraced by gorse-laden hillocks. Reached by ferry, Bryher is small enough to get around on foot, and the unassuming Hell Bay Hotel is the perfect spot to set off from. There is much to love in its Cornish art-filled rooms and sea views, while on the food front Richard Kearsley's assured, confident cooking is a major draw. You’re in the right place when it comes to fish and seafood, whether it’s pan-roasted Cornish scallops, Newlyn hake with smoked haddock and mussel velouté or Bryher crab. There are meat and vegetarian options too if fish is not your thing, while for dessert maybe plump for the tangy lemon meringue pie.

Awards, accolades and Welcome Schemes

3 Rosette Award for Culinary Excellence
Hell Bay Hotel
BRYHER,Isles of Scilly,TR23 0PR
Phone : 01720 422947


  • Seats: 70
  • Private dining available
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Accessible toilets
  • Assist dogs welcome
Opening times
  • Closed: 1 November to 15 March
Food and Drink
  • Wines under £30: 12
  • Wines over £30: 48
  • Wines by the glass: 15
  • Cuisine style: Modern British
  • Vegetarian menu

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