Sleeps 2 + 1 in 1 bedroom; Children welcome
This pretty cottage is attractively situated within a pleasant ten minute walk of the sandy beach of Ventnor or the quiet cove of Steephill on the south coast of the Island. Ventnor Park is at the rear of the cottage and paths lead through these gardens to the Esplanade. These gardens also adjoin the Botanical Garden of Ventnor which is renowned for its rare plants and the mild climate. The Clock House is one of a small group of cottages which have been converted from the original stables of Steephill Manor House.
Sleeps 4 + 1 in 2 bedrooms; Children welcome
This lovely stone cottage nestles in beautiful countryside on an attractive farm on the East side of the Island. There are wonderful open views from the cottage and garden across fields towards the downs. The Old Brew House is at the end of a country lane with no passing traffic. This is a wonderful walking area with footpaths leading along the course of the River Yar and to the nearby picturesque village of Godshill. There is direct access across the fields to the cycle track which links Sandown to Newport and Cowes. The sandy beaches of Sandown, Shanklin and Ventnor are only a 15 minute drive away.
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.
Sleeps 4 in 2 bedroom
Situated in beautiful East Wight countryside on the outskirts of the attractive hamlet of Alverstone and within an easy 10 minute drive of the sandy beaches of Sandown and Shanklin. The property enjoys beautiful views across open countryside towards Culver Cliffs and the sea can be glimpsed in the distance.
Sleeps 4 + 1 in 2 bedrooms; Children welcome
This lovely 17th century cottage is built of Island chalk and brick and enjoys beautiful views across nearby lakes and open countryside to Ventnor Downs. It is situated on an attractive farm at Merstone. The picturesque village of Godshill is nearby and the sandy beaches of Sandown and Shanklin are within a 15 minute drive. This is a wonderful walking area. Footpaths can be followed from close to the cottage along the course of the river Yar towards Bembridge and Niton and into the village of Godshill.
Sleeps 2 +1 in 1 bedroom and mezzanine; Children 4 + welcome
Castle Cottage is very attractively situated within a pleasant ten minute stroll of the sandy beach of Ventnor and the quiet cove of Steephill. At the rear of the cottage is Ventnor Park and paths lead through these lovely gardens to the Esplanade. These gardens also adjoin the Botanical Garden of Ventnor which is renowned for its mild climate and rare plants.
New Cottage; Sleeps 4 in 2 bedroom
Puckaster House is beautifully situated; surrounded by its own six acres of garden and with lovely lawns going down towards the sea. Visitors have the rare opportunity to stay in a wing of this beautiful 'Cottage Ornee style house that dates back to the 17th Century.
Sleeps 5 plus a baby in a cot in 3 bedrooms
Located in the grounds of an old manor house in beautiful South Wight countryside near the picturesque village of Godshill. The Manor House is surrounded by lovely gardens which the cottage overlooks. Bridgecourt Manor Cottage is a stone cottage, converted from an ancient forge which dates back to the 1600’s. It provides attractive and comfortable accommodation for 5 people in 3 bedrooms.
New Cottage; Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms;
Lovely traditional cottage with beautiful rural views, across fields to nearby downs, from all of the main rooms in the cottage. It is delightfully situated on a small 12 acre farm which is home to horses. This is a wonderful walking and cycling area. Footpaths can be followed across beautiful countryside directly from the cottage and these is easy access to a cycle path which links the seaside resort of Sandown with the pretty villages of Newchurch and Godshill and then extends to the market town of Newport with its lovely medieval castle of Carisbrooke. The cottage is within a 10 minute drive of the sandy beaches of Sandown and Shanklin. The accommodation is all on one level and the cottage has been furnished and equipped to a high standard. A nearby public house serves excellent food.
This delightful cottage is very attractively situated in a peaceful rural hamlet in beautiful countryside. The cottage is in a good walking area with nearby footpaths leading to woodland and to the downs above Ventnor. The cottage is only 1.5 miles from the lovely sandy beach of Shanklin, a small coastal town with a variety of restaurants and entertainments. The neighbouring seaside towns of Sandown and Ventnor are within an easy 10 minute drive.
Apse Manor Forge Cottage is one of two cottages which surround a beautiful courtyard with a lily pond to one side. The cottages have been rebuilt and renovated with great care, to the highest standards. Apse Manor Forge Cottage provides charming and comfortable accommodation which is double glazed and centrally heated. The front door opens into a delightfully light and spacious open plan sitting room with beams, a corner leather sofa, flat screen television/Freesat and DVD player. There is a pleasant dining area where meals can be enjoyed. The kitchen has been cleverly hidden behind doors which open back to reveal a fitted kitchen with a stainless steel sink, refrigerator; gas hob and a 'combi' microwave oven with a grill. (A conventional oven is not provided). A washing machine, tumble dryer and freezer are available in an adjoining external utility room. There is a newly equipped shower room with a built in shower, W.C. and basin. The cottage has two pretty bedrooms - one twin room and a spacious double bedroom with a door which opens into a small walled patio. A travel cot/high chair can be provided. Heating and electricity at no extra charge. Wifi internet available
The walled garden at the rear of the cottage faces south west and enjoys sunshine for much of the day. Garden furniture, an umbrella and a barbecue are provided. Visitors can also follow the path at the side of the cottage which leads up to extensive gardens with large areas of lawns and shrubs where visitors can stroll, games such as cricket can be played and there is a boule pitch. These gardens extend to 5 acres and are also used by the cottage owners.
Two cars can be parked at the front of the cottage. Special arrangements can also be made to use one of the garages adjoining the cottage and locked space is available for visitors wishing to bring bikes. The pond at the side of the courtyard is unfenced and children therefore need to be very closely supervised. Travel cot/high chair can be provided. Post office, shop and telephone 1 mile. Regular bus service ½ mile. It may be possible to arrange guided coastal and downland walks directly with the cottage owner during the period of your stay.
Apse Manor Forge Cottage has ground floor accommodation and is a non smoking cottage. WiFi Internet is provided at Apse Manor Forge Cottage. Apse Manor Forge Cottage is available for weekly self catering holiday bookings from Saturday to Saturday. The normal arrival time at this holiday cottage is 14:30 and the normal departure time is 10:00. Short break weekend and midweek self catering holidays are available from 1st November 2014 to 18th December 2014, 5th January 2015 to 12th February 2015, 23rd February 2015 to 26th March 2015 and 2nd November 2015 to 17th December 2015.
For details on access to Apse Manor Forge Cottage for those with impaired mobility or disabilities please read the cottage access statement in the tab below.
We can book the ferry to the Isle of Wight for you at preferential prices and this can be added to your Isle of Wight holiday cottage booking. A quote will automatically be sent to you with the confirmation of your holiday.
Apse Manor Forge Cottage - Shanklin, Isle of Wight
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|Apse Manor Forge Cottage Prices Per Week|
|13 September - 19 September 2014 - £425||20 September - 26 September 2014 - £349||27 September - 03 October 2014 - £299|
|04 October - 17 October 2014 - £289||18 October - 24 October 2014 - £289||25 October - 31 October 2014 - £465|
|01 November - 19 December 2014 - £289||21 December - 27 December 2014 - £486||28 December - 03 January 2015 - £486|
|05 January - 13 February 2015 - £295||14 February - 20 February 2015 - £299||21 February - 27 March 2015 - £295|
|28 March - 17 April 2015 - £455||18 April - 01 May 2015 - £295||02 May - 08 May 2015 - £299|
|09 May - 15 May 2015 - £355||16 May - 22 May 2015 - £399||23 May - 29 May 2015 - £669|
|30 May - 05 June 2015 - £499||06 June - 12 June 2015 - £505||13 June - 19 June 2015 - £509|
|20 June - 26 June 2015 - £535||27 June - 03 July 2015 - £585||04 July - 10 July 2015 - £649|
|11 July - 17 July 2015 - £679||18 July - 24 July 2015 - £699||25 July - 28 August 2015 - £859|
|29 August - 04 September 2015 - £587||05 September - 11 September 2015 - £485||12 September - 18 September 2015 - £465|
|19 September - 25 September 2015 - £375||26 September - 02 October 2015 - £309||03 October - 16 October 2015 - £295|
|17 October - 23 October 2015 - £295||24 October - 30 October 2015 - £469||31 October - 18 December 2015 - £295|
|19 December - 03 January 2016 - £489|
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Shanklin is most famous for the long beach of golden sand and historic village centre. This idyllic self catering holiday location is on the East of the Isle of Wight and has excellent access to the other beaches on the East coast. There are a number of shops and restaurants in Shanklin village or down on the seafront.
Shanklin has a number of worthy attractions including Shanklin Old Town with pretty thatched buildings and number of traditional small shops selling local produce and traditional sweets. A pleasent area of gardens is also found nearby and these can be enjoyed on the way down to the sea.
View sights and sounds from Shanklin with our Shanklin Holiday Sights and Sounds Video
The Old Thatch Teashop is an award winning teashop Best Teashop on the Isle of Wight & Best Teashop on the Solent. Our menu is varied with all our food being Homemade.Website: www.oldthatchteashop.co.ukAddress: 4 Church Road, Shanklin, PO37 6NU Telephone: 01983 865 587
Pencil Cottage is a 17th Century thatched cottage nestled in the heart of Shanklin Old Village. The menu offers homemade fayre made from a wide range of local produce including fabulous locally caught crab.Website: www.pencilcottage.co.ukAddress: 2 Church Raod, Shanklin, PO37 6NU Telephone: 07766 917190
Pendletons is a superb family run restaurant located in the idyllic old village of Shanklin.Website: pendletons.orgAddress: 85 High Street, Shanklin, PO37 6NR Telephone: 01983 868272
We offer a selection of mouth-watering dishes, sourcing ingredients locally from the best of Isle of Wight produce to ensure optimum freshness and quality.Website: www.morgansofshanklin.comAddress: 36 High Street, Shanklin PO37 6JY Telephone: 01983 864900
A beautiful thatched pub in the heart of the old village of Shanklin. When the suns out enjoy our front garden and rear patio.Website: The Crab Inn ShanklinAddress: High Street, Shanklin, PO37 6NS Telephone: 01983 862363
Pointers Inn, Newchurch - A popular public house for its food with locals and visitors alike. Pointers Inn, Newchurch Isle of Wight
Cycle Route 7 - The marked cycle route number 7 passes close by and visits Ryde, Brading, Alverstone and Upton. For more information visit Isle of Wight Cycle Route 7.
Cycle Route 8 - The marked cycle route number 8 passes close by and visits Brading, Bembridge, St Helens, Seaview, Ryde and Upton. For more information visit Isle of Wight Cycle Route 8.
Cycle Route 11 - The marked cycle route number 11 passes close by and visits Sandown, Yaverland and Brading. For more information visit Isle of Wight Cycle Route 11.
Sandown to Newchurch Cycle Track - A flat cycle track runs from Sandown to Newchurch and passes close by. You can easily cycle to the beach at Sandown or head inland towards Newport where there are routes peeling off to Godshill, Wroxall, Cowes and most of the rest of the Isle of Wight. Find out more about Cycling on the Isle of Wight
Borthwood Copse - One of the best chances to walk and see red squirrels anywhere on the Isle of Wight. Borthwood Copse is a pretty woodland at Borthwood and is well known for the abundance of wildlife. You can view Borthwood Copse on Google Maps
More holiday information at www.wightinfo.co.uk/shanklin
For approx 2hrs our qualified Geologist will take you back through time, explain how the land beneath your feet has changed and will identify any fossils you find on the Dinosaur Island.Website: www.footprinttours.co.ukAddress: Jurassic Jim, 22 High Street, Shanklin, PO37 6JY Telephone: 01983 864577 / 077 9601 4004
Get an insight into the lives of a Roman nobleman and see the ruines of his villa. The museaum allows you to walk around above the excavation site and look down on the preserved details.Website: www.bradingromanvilla.org.ukAddress: Morton Old Road, Brading Isle of Wight, PO36 0PH Telephone: 01983 406223
Borthwood Copse is a beautiful area of woodland at Borthwood (near Sandown, Alverstone and Newchurch). The woods are well known for their population of Red Squirrels.Address: Car parking along Alverstone Rd
The Garlic Farm nestled along a tiny country lane below the Downs near Newchurch. We welcome visitors to our farm, farm shop & café and for food lovers, garlic lovers and the curious.Address: Mersley Farm, Mersley Lane, Newchurch, PO36 0NR Telephone: 01983 868732
Sally's Riding School is a well established riding establishment. We have a good selection of horses and ponies which enable us to take children and adults, experienced and novice riders.Website: www.sallysridingschool.comAddress: Forelands Field Road, Forelands, Bembridge, PO35 5TR Telephone: 01983 884023
Tackt-Isle Adventures provides equipment rental, tuition and everything you need for an adventurous activity on dry land or on the water. Join us for dinghy sailing, kayaking, paddleboarding, windsurfing, mountain biking and even Segway rides! Make the Island your playground.Website: www.tackt-isle.co.ukAddress: St Helens, PO33 1YB
Blackgang Chine is a popular theme park with rides, games and a maze to keep the whole family entertained.
Blackgang Chine is also thought to be the longest running theme park in the world and many generations of visitors remember it for the adventure and excitement it offers. Located just outside of Niton on the South of the Isle of Wight www.blackgangchine.com/
Leading the way with interactive wildlife adventures this multi-award winning park really stands out from the crowd! Tucked away on the NE Coast of the Island this hidden gem is a full day out for all the family packed with fun, hands-on wildlife activities and special V.I.P. Encounters. seaviewwildlife.com
The East of the Isle of Wight is best known for its sandy beaches and traditional seaside holiday resorts. The coast on this part of the Isle of Wight has excellent opportunities for swimming, relaxing on the beach and enjoying a traditional family holiday by the sea. The beach resorts of Shanklin and Sandown are the more popular resorts on the coast but excellent beaches can also be found at Seaview, St Helens, Bembridge and Whitecliff. Details of beaches on the Isle of Wight can be found at www.wightinfo.co.uk/outdoors-activities/beaches
The East of the Isle of Wight also enjoys beautiful rural areas which are crisscrossed by numerous footpaths and cycle paths. A coastal path running the length of the East Coast and on around the Island allows walkers to enjoy the splendid seascapes and take tea in numerous cafes and restaurants along the way. View more East Isle of Wight Cottages
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Apse Manor Forge Cottage is a holiday cottage situated in a peaceful rural hamlet in the countryside. The Cottage is all on one level but has a step leading into the lounge from the courtyard. It therefore has toilet facilities and a shower on that level.
ARRIVAL AND CAR PARKING FACILITIES
PUBLIC AREAS - LOUNGE
The laundry facilities are in the utility room adjoining the cottage. There is a front loading washing machine and separate dryer. A washing line is also available in the garden. An ironing board and iron are also in the utility room together with a selection of books and local information.
GROUNDS AND GARDEN
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The cottage description, photos and cottage details for Apse Manor Forge Cottage Shanklin, Isle of Wight were updated on 13/09/2014 17:12:13