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Green Gets Sexy at Cornwall's Scarlet Hotel

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  Site Where: Tredragon Road, Mawgan Porth, Cornwall, United Kingdom, TR8 4DQ
September 28, 2009 at 1:48 PM | by | ()

Green Hotels don’t usually equal sexy hotels – and if they do, you can generally assume that the eco side is more for effect than hardcore environmental causes. But a big exception to the rule has just opened up in Britain: The Scarlet hotel in boho Cornwall.

It may look like just another chic clifftop Cornish hotel with its slinky furnishings (it’s even a member of Design Hotels), Michelin-starred chef, Atlantic views and “private outdoor space” for each of its 37 rooms, but under all the glitz is lurking a seriously green hotel.

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