New Cottage; Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms
This 'picture postcard' detached stone cottage is beautifully situated in the small quiet coastal hamlet of Niton Undercliff on the south coast of the Isle of Wight. There are glimpses of the nearby sea from the upper windows and a short walk leads to St Catherine's Lighthouse and the sea at Castlehaven. The cottage have been furnished and equipped with the greatest care to provide accommodation of the highest standard. It also has a delightful enclosed cottage garden.
Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms;
Woodland Court is a beautiful seaside holiday cottage at St Lawrence near Ventnor on the South East of the Isle of Wight. It is within a 5 minute walk of the beach at Steephill Cove and only 2 minutes from the coastal path which extends eastwards to the lovely seaside resort of Ventnor and onwards to Bonchurch and Shanklin. The property enjoys glimpses of the sea and is in a very attractive location with a large garden. Furnished and equipped to a high standard.
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.
New Cottage; Sleeps 5 + 1 and a baby in 3 bedrooms;
Lovely rural cottage in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty within a 4 minute drive of both Shanklin and Bonchurch. Delightful views from the cottage. Wonderful walking area within a few minutes walk of the coastal path.
Sleeps 6 (including babies) in 3 bedrooms
Sea Whisper is a semi detached property standing within a 7 minute walk of the sandy beach of Shanklin - a lovely bay with sand gently sloping into the water. The property is also within a 5 minute walk of the small shops, restaurants, public houses and entertainments of the resort and the pretty Old Village of Shanklin with its thatched cottages and beautiful Chine. Visitors can walk down to the sea or take a lift from the cliff top. There are views across the town with glimpses of the sea and Culver Cliffs from several of the rooms and from the charming balconies which can be accessed from the sitting room and twin bedroom. There is also a sunny terrace at the rear of the property with garden furniture so that meals can be enjoyed in the sunshine. The property has been furnished and equipped to a very high standard and offers delightful accommodation.
Sleeps 4 + 1 in 2 bedrooms
Within 3 minutes of Shanklin's sandy beach - ideal for paddling and swimming. It is only a 2 minute walk from the lodge to the cliff path for beautiful views across Sandown Bay to the white cliff of Culver. Shanklin is a pleasant small resort on the south east coast of the Island with its own small theatre and a variety of interesting shops and restaurants. The Old Village of Shanklin has pretty thatched cottages, tea shops and public houses plus a beautiful chine, floodlit in the evening.
Sleeps 4 including a baby in 2 bedrooms
This delightful detached stone cottage is located on a 400 acre arable farm which is also home to a small number of cattle and sheep. It is located on the south east side of the island within a 5 minute drive of the beach. This is a wonderful walking and cycling area with footpaths leading from the cottage across the farm and joining a network of routes including the renowned Stenbury Trail which links Ventnor with the central market town of Newport and its dramatic castle of Carisbrooke. The larger sandy beaches of Ventnor and Shanklin are within a 10 minute drive.
Sleeps 2 + 2 in 1 bedrooms; Children welcome
Fodder Stable is on a lovely farm in beautiful countryside. From the cottage there are views across the fields to the downs of Ventnor in the distance. This is a wonderful walking area with footpaths leading from close to the cottage towards the picturesque village of Godshill or the coastal village of Niton. There is also easy access to the cycle route which crosses the Island. The sandy beaches of Sandown, Shanklin and Ventnor are all within a 15 minute drive.
Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms; Children welcome
This delightful cottage is very attractively situated in a peaceful rural hamlet in beautiful countryside but 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. The cottage is in a good walking area with nearby footpaths leading to woodland and to the downs above Ventnor.
Britannias is superbly situated, within just a few steps of the beach, on the Esplanade at Ventnor a famous Victorian health resort on the south coast of the Isle of Wight. It’s the perfect location for those who want luxury seafront accommodation and as a base with everything within easy walking distance. Ventnor has a distinctive Mediterranean feel, with its mild micro climate and properties set into the hillside on the south side of St Boniface down. It has a particularly beautiful beach, good for swimming, kayaking, fishing or just paddling. Coastal boat and fishing trips can also be enjoyed from the bay. Britannias has wonderful sea views from all main rooms and a delightful 10 metre terrace so that visitors can kick back and relax with a glass of wine or maybe dine alfresco whilst overlooking the sea. It’s also the perfect spot to enjoy a spot of people watching from up high.
On the Esplanade itself there are a variety of restaurants, a wine bar and a public house with tables right next to the sea. A few minutes away is Ventnor Haven Fishery where local fishermen sell their fresh fish, lobster and crab on a daily basis which you can take home and eat. Wonderful coastal walks can be enjoyed directly from the property - westwards to the beautiful Steephill Cove and eastwards the coastal path leads to Bonchurch, Luccombe and onwards to Shanklin and Sandown Bay. A zig-zag path leads up from Ventnor Esplanade to the small town centre – with its various small shops, restaurants bowling green and botanical gardens.
The sandy beach is perfect for children and has a lifeguard on duty during the Summer, the beach has won a quality award for water purity. There is also a children’s paddling pool a few mins walk down the Esplanade where parents can enjoy a drink while letting the children play!
Britannias has been newly newly refurbished and equipped with care to provide luxury accommodation with wonderful open sea views from most of the main rooms. Bi-fold doors and windows, in the open plan living room, can be folded back making the terrace feel part of the room. The living room has a delightful sitting area with a sofa and arm chairs, flat screen television/Sky/DVD/Wii; a dining area and a well equipped fitted kitchen with an integrated electric oven and hob, dishwasher and refrigerator (a separate utility room houses the freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer). It also has a microwave and Nespresso machine with starter pods. There are three lovely bedrooms – a double bedroom with fabulous sea views and an en-suite bathroom with a bath, basin and w.c.; a twin bedroom with sea views and an en-suite shower room with built in shower, basin and w.c.; a spacious single bedroom with side sea view plus a family bathroom with a bath, overhead shower, basin and wc. All bathrooms also include luxury complimentary toiletries and waffle spa towels. Travel cot/high chair can be made available. Unlimited Wifi, central heating and electricity are provided without extra charge. (Visitors with mobility issues should be aware that although the accommodation is all on one level inside, 8 steps lead up to the front door).
Britannias south facing terrace is a superb feature of the property - a delightful place for visitors to relax whilst enjoying the wonderful sea views. Outdoor seating and barbecue are provided for alfresco meals in the sunshine plus an electric retractable awning for shade during hot weather. Free car parking is available on the Esplanade from November to March. Outside of this period a complimentary parking ticket is provided for one car in the car park - less than a 1 minute walk away. A bus service, with a 10 minute walk, links Ventnor with Newport, Shanklin and onwards to most parts of the island plus easy links via a train service from Shanklin to Ryde with fast hover craft and catamaran services to the mainland with interlinking train services to London.
Please note that the premises above Britannias run spa treatments during the afternoon in the spring and summer. Treatments during your stay can be booked through The Cabin at www.thecabin-ventnor.co.uk however due to popularity we recommend booking in advance of your holiday.
Britannias is a non smoking cottage. WiFi Internet is provided free of charge at Britannias. Britannias is available for weekly self catering holiday bookings from Friday to Friday. The normal arrival time at this holiday cottage is 15:00 and the normal departure time is 10:00. Short break weekend and midweek self catering holidays are available from 17th February 2017 to 30th March 2017, 21st April 2017 to 25th May 2017, 2nd June 2017 to 13th July 2017, 1st September 2017 to 19th October 2017 and 27th October 2017 to 17th December 2017.
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.
Britannias - Ventnor Isle of Wight
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|Britannias Prices Per Week|
|17 February - 30 March 2017 - £675||31 March - 20 April 2017 - £1195||21 April - 25 May 2017 - £999|
|26 May - 01 June 2017 - £1395||02 June - 13 July 2017 - £1195||14 July - 20 July 2017 - £1295|
|21 July - 24 August 2017 - £1595||25 August - 31 August 2017 - £1525||01 September - 28 September 2017 - £1195|
|29 September - 19 October 2017 - £799||20 October - 26 October 2017 - £995||27 October - 17 December 2017 - £675|
|18 December - 04 January 2018 - £995|
Britannias has live availability and prices. Click on the start date to begin you booking. Booking information and options and extras available at Britannias are detailed below.Booking Fee £19.75 per booking Cot & High Chair £13.29 per week Pets (No. of) £31.00 per week Towels (Bath & Hand Towel) £0.00 per person per week WiFi Internet Free WiFi Internet Heating & Electricity Free of chargeBed Linen Free of chargeBooking Deposit 25% (min £249.00)of cottage rental Security Bond Refundable Deposit £150 per booking
Britannias has short break self catering holiday availability on the Isle of Wight. These are the short break periods.Britannias Short Breaks 2017 17th February to 30th March Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks Britannias Short Breaks 2017 21st April to 25th May Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks Britannias Short Breaks 2017 2nd June to 13th July Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks Britannias Short Breaks 2017 1st September to 19th October Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks Britannias Short Breaks 2017 27th October to 17th December Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks
Pricing and Booking Notes for BritanniasArrival Time 15:00 Departure Time 10:00 Sleeps 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms 3
Ventnor is a beautiful coastal town on the South East of the Isle of Wight. The location is renowned for it's microclimate which is allows exotic species of plants to grow and a number of these can be seen at the Botanical Gardens in Ventnor. The beach at Ventnor is popular with holiday visitors and locals alike due to the gently sloping sand and fine shingle beach and pleasant water for swimming. The little town boasts a good variety of shops and restaurants as well as an excellent wine bar on the seafront. The coastal path runs through Ventnor and it is possible to explore the dramatic and beautiful coastline in both directions. View more Holiday Cottages in Ventnor, Isle of Wight
Just inland from Ventnor is White Falconry which offer falconry demonstrations. White Falconry rehabilitate and conserve Isle of Wight birds of prey and are trying to maintain the wild bird population. The displays are popular with all ages and few fail to be amazed by the agility and skill of the birds. - www.whitefalconry.com
View sights and sounds from Ventnor with our Ventnor Holiday Sights and Sounds Video
A lovely seaside position and popular with visitors to Ventnor this is a great place to enjoy lunch with views over Ventnor Beach. The Spyglass Inn is also popular with walkers who are taking the coastal path.Website: The Spy GlassTelephone: 01983 855 338 Address: The Spyglass Inn, Esplanade, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 1JX
Tasty tapas and a good selection of wines make the Met Bar a popular place to eat out in Ventnor. Many tables enjoy views of Ventnor beach. http://www.metwinebar.co.uk/Website:The Met BarTelephone: 01983 855441 Address: The Met Bar, Esplanade, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 1JP
The Pond Cafe offers excellent lunches and dinners in the pretty little village of Bonchurch near Ventnor.Website:The Pond CafeTelephone: 01983 855666 Address: Bonchurch Village Road, Ventnor, Isle of Wight. PO38 1RG
A traditional public house with lovely location overlooking the sea at Niton Undercliff. Niton Undercliff is signposted from the road between Niton and Ventnor. The Buddle Inn is a lovely stop as part of a walk along the South Isle of Wight coastal path.Website:The Buddle Inn
Right in the heart of Ventnor you'll find what is probably the only authentic Spanish tapas bar on the Island. You'll receive a warm welcome from Lorraine, Serafin, Alfonsa, Nell and Patxi, and having tried our delicious homemade food we're sure you'll be tempted to come again another day.Website: El Toro VentnorAddress: 2 Pier Street, Ventnor PO38 1ST Telephone: 01983 857600
The Rex Piano Bar and Restaurant is part of the landmark Art Deco building called Kingsview and enjoys spectacular views over Ventnor Bay and along the coast towards St Catherine's Point.Website: Rex Piano BarAddress: Kingsview, 23 Church Street, Ventnor PO38 1SN Telephone: 01983 853355
At Phileas Foggs we are proud of our award winning food and service. We have wonderfully varied menu and an impressive specials board that will have your taste buds tingling before the food even arrives.Website: Phileas FoggsAddress: 11 High Street, Ventnor PO38 1RZ Telephone: 01983 855 500
More holiday information at www.wightinfo.co.uk/ventnor
Blackgang Chine - 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/
Ventnor Golf Club - 12 hole South Isle of Wight golf club with single day and holiday memberships. www.ventnorgolfclub.co.uk
The South of the Isle of Wight is a wonderful mix of pretty beaches and dramatic coastal landscape. The sand and shingle beach at Ventnor is one of the more popular holiday locations but hidden gems such as Bonchurch and Steephill Cove are really worth a visit too.
The coastal path around the South Coast of the Isle of Wight is a particularly beautiful stretch to explore and passes a number of attractive sites which include Steephill Cove, Orchard Bay and St Catherine's Light House at Niton Undercliff. Some of this area has been prone to erosion so you must stick to the footpath and take heed of diversions.
Inland one finds a beautiful rural area with high downs from which panoramic views can be enjoyed. A Botanical garden at Ventnor takes advantage of a warm micro climate found in this part of the Island. View more South Isle of Wight Cottages
Bus and train travel is an excellent way to see the Isle of Wight and can be very useful when walking or exploring the Island. For all your local public transport information as well as taxis visit Britannias Public Transport Isle of Wight »
For walking information on Purbeck Dorset visit Isle of Wight Walking Holiday Information »
Two dogs are welcome. Pets are not permitted on the furniture or in the bedrooms. We also ask owners not to leave dogs on their own in the property and not to allow them to foul the garden. Puppies and also dogs with incontinence problems are not permitted without specific agreement. Please ensure that your pet's treatment for the prevention of fleas is up to date. From Brittanias there are numerous walks in either direction, dogs are allowed on the main beach between 1st October and 1st April. During these times dogs can go on the next beach along which is a short 5 minute walk in front of the car park. Most pubs and restaurants in Ventnor are family and dog friendly.
(applicable to all cottages if not conflicting with individual cottage policy)
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Britannias has 171 days available for Isle of Wight self catering holidays from the 23rd February 2017 to 31st December 2017. That means Britannias is 45.19% booked for this holiday period with 20.1 weeks confirmed so far.