Welcome to Island Cottage Holidays and our specially selected self catering holiday cottages on the Isle of Wight. Choose from 116 Isle of Wight holiday cottages located right across the Isle of Wight in beautiful seaside and rural locations.
May 2011/May 2013
All of our self catering cottages are graded by Quality in Tourism and most have a 4 Star or 5 Star grading. Many have also been awarded a Self Catering Gold Award. Browse our complete range of Isle of Wight Holiday Cottages
Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms; Children welcome
This wonderful detached property stands in a superb position beside the sea, close to the centre of Cowes. It enjoys panoramic sea views from almost every room. The glass walls, balconies and large open terraces of the house enable visitors to relax, enjoy meals and awake to the sight of the sea. The Glass House is literally a stones throw from the sea and the centre of the small town of Cowes is within a 5 minute walk. View The Glass House »
Holiday accommodation which is all on one level or which has a bedroom, bathroom and living area on the ground floor.
Our Isle of Wight easy access bungalows and self catering cottages are designed for guests who find stairs inconvenent or for familes who want a cottage with at least one bedroom on the ground floor.
Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms;
This pretty stone cottage is situated on a lovely 12 acre farm, surrounded by beautiful open countryside. Delightful walks can be enjoyed directly from the cottage and footpaths can be followed to join the Bembridge Trail over the downs. Squire Thatcher's Barn has been carefully converted from an 18th Century Grade II Listed stone barn. View Squire Thatchers Barn »
New Cottage; Sleeps 2 in 1 bedroom
Little Granville enjoys views across beautiful countryside and is in a wonderful walking and cycling area with footpaths from close to the cottage. Within a 10 minute drive of the sandy beaches of Shanklin & Ventnor. Newly renovated cottage which has been furnished and equipped to a high standard. View Little Granville »
Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms; Children welcome
Alum Bay House is nestled in beautiful West Wight countryside and most of the main rooms enjoy spectacular views across fields to the sea. It is in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and a footpath leads directly from the property across a field onto the nearby Tennyson Down. Here visitors can easily join the coastal path leading to The Needles and to the attractive bays of Freshwater, Totland and Colwell. View Priestley Wing »
Sleeps 8 + 2 infants in 4 bedrooms; Children welcome
This spacious house is splendidly situated immediately beside the sea. A stroll across the lawn leads to the beach where swimming, beach sports and boating can be enjoyed. A yacht can also be privately moored. There are spectacular, and panoramic sea views from the main rooms in the house and from the garden. Bonny Blink is in the quiet seaside village of Seaview on the east side of the Isle of Wight, commanding views across the Solent and the open sea. The pleasant village centre is less than a five minute walk away. View Bonny Blink »
New Cottage; Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms
This cottage is beautifully situated in Winkle Street – renowned for being one of the prettiest spots on the island with its lovely stone cottages overlooking a stream. The cottage is in a wonderful walking area with footpaths leading from close to the cottage. The south west coast of the Island, with its many quiet bays, is within a 10 minute drive and the market town of Newport, with its medieval castle, is also nearby. A lovely central location for exploring the Island. View Winkle Street Cottage »
Recently made re-available; Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms; Children aged 8+ welcome
The Granary is a charming cottage, which has been carefully converted from the wing of a large ancient barn dating back to the 17th Century - Ningwood Green Barn. It is nestled in lovely peaceful West Wight countryside and has views across the surrounding fields to the downs. This is a lovely walking area and is not too far from the coastal path. View The Granary »
New Cottage; Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms (including a baby in a cot)
Hadfield Cottage is situated in the picturesque coastal village of Bonchurch and is less than 3 minutes walk from the sea. Bonchurch has an air of tranquillity with its lovely village pond, traditional style cottages and 11th century church. Restaurants and a public house are within easy walking distance. There is also a pleasant coastal walk to the nearby seaside resort of Ventnor. View Hadfield Cottage »
Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms; Children 5 + welcome
This delightful Grade II listed stone cottage has been sympathetically converted from the former stables of the nearby Apse Manor. Groom Cottage is a large property with thick stone walls, wooden beams and an attractive appearance with four gables. It nestles within an enclosed courtyard approached through a lovely arched entrance. The original building dates back to 1695, and period stone door surrounds and lintels can be seen on its south elevation. Parking available adjacent to the cottage. View Groom Cottage »
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We can book your Isle of Wight ferry crossings from all three car ferry ports at preferential prices.
We will send you a ferry quote with your cottage booking confirmation or you can obtain a quote by telephone on 01929 481555.
Towns & villages on the Isle of Wight with holiday information & self catering holiday cottages. View all Isle of Wight Locations »
There are many beaches, bays and coves to enjoy all around the Isle of Wight.
Book bike hire with your holiday cottage holiday. Isle of Wight Bike Hire »
We are also proud to offer holiday cottages on the Isle of Purbeck in Dorset.
Purbeck is a peninsular of land on the south coast of Dorset and the location for some of Dorset's most iconic villages and sites.
Yarmouth is a small and attractive seaside town on the North West of the Isle of Wight. View self catering cottages in and around Yarmouth.
Read more about Yarmouth, Isle of Wight.
The seaside town of Ventnor is well known for it's crescent bay, the soft sand and shingle beach, the botanical gardens and the wide variety to public houses, restaurants and attractions.
Read more about Ventnor, Isle of Wight.
The seaside town of Freshwater and Freshwater Bay are well known their beautiful West Isle of Wight position and wonderful enclosed bay. Freshwater enjoys walks to The Needles via the Tennyson Trail.
Read more about Freshwater, Isle of Wight.
The seaside towns Bembridge and St Helens are located on the East Coast of the Isle of Wight between Seaview and Sandown. Both enjoy beautiful coastal views and lovely beaches.
Read more about Bembridge, Isle of Wight.
Sleeps 6 in 4 bedrooms plus a baby in a cot
Sleeps 2 plus a baby under 12 months in one bedroom
Sleeps 4 plus a baby in a cot in two bedrooms
View our range of Purbeck holiday cottages in Dorset.
We are always looking for new high quality holiday cottages to add to our books.
To find out more about letting your Isle of Wight holiday cottage with Island Cottage Holidays please visit our Holiday Letting Information.
The Isle of Wight is famous for it's long sandy beaches, quiet coves, peaceful countryside and rolling hills. In recent years the Isle of Wight has built a prestigious reputation for local food and the quality of its restaurants and public houses. Visit our Isle of Wight Holiday Information to find out more.
In the winter months many holiday cottages on the Isle of Wight are available for longer lets. For cottages available for monthly letting visit Isle of Wight Long Let Rentals
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Here you will find holiday cottages in the locals of Seaview, Bembridge, Sandown, Shanklin, Ryde, Borthwood, Godshillstrong> and St Helens. Our special selection of holiday cottages in Seaview includes larger luxury cottages ideal for family holidays by the beach and close to the central hub of the attractive village of Seaview. Many of our cottages on the East of the Isle of Wight enjoy sea views and access to walking along the coastal path. Family entertainment on the East of the Island makes it ideal for family beach holidays.
This area also enjoys spectacular beaches, especially those found in Ventnor and St Lawrence. All of the self catering cottages in this area have good access to the beaches and coast line as well as inland to the spectacular South Downs. A self catering holiday in the south of the Isle of Wight also gives you a chance to enjoy the many natural attractions in this area, such as the Botanical Gardens.
In the West the coast line is less developed and allows for a return to nature and an enjoyment of the unique environment on the Isle of Wight. Our range of holiday cottages extend from Niton in the very South to Brighstone and Brook further West and up to Freshwater and Alum Bay in the very West of the Isle of Wight. Island Cottage Holidays holiday cottages in the West are ideal for exploring the natural environment, walking, fishing, swimming or relaxing on tranquil beaches. Niton self catering holiday cottages also bring you close to the largest children’s attraction on the Isle of Wight. Those wishing to enjoy rural village life may especially enjoy a self catering cottage in Brighstone where village life is alive an flourishing. Island Cottage Holidays offers a choice of thatched holiday cottages in Brighstone as well as modern luxury holiday homes by the beach.
The North of the Isle of Wight, around Cowes and Gurnard offers a great view of the Isle of Wight’s maritime life. Isle of Wight Yachting and Sailing is a popular draw and Island Cottage Holidays offers holiday cottages to suit those wishing to enjoy life at sea. Self Catering cottage accommodation at Cowes and Gurnard also give visitors a choice of exclusive restaurants and luxurious fine dinning. In the North West the small town of Yarmouth, where Island Cottage Holidays offers a range of holiday cottages, there are several or the best restaurants on the Isle of Wight as well as good pub food. Holiday cottages in walking distance of Yarmouth are available from Island Cottage Holidays.
There are many reasons to enjoy a self catering holiday in one of our holiday homes on the Isle of Wight. The Island attracts visitors all year around for the walking, biking / cycling, fishing, surfing, sailing and much more. In recent years the Isle of Wight has been able to offer an expanding range of activities and services. The Isle of Wight’s reputation for good food and wine has been earned through good quality public houses and fish restaurants which often specialise in locally grown and produced food. We are pleased to be able to offer holiday cottages within a short walk of some of the best public houses and restaurants. In the summer season the beaches on the Isle of Wight are the biggest draw. Long sandy beaches and warm shallow water give people a chance to relax. The importance of the sea to the Isle of Wight way of life cannot be underestimated and for that reason we specialise in self catering cottages close to the sea and with sea views.