Sleeps 5 + 1 in 3 bedroom; Children welcome
This lovely thatched cottage dates back to 1701. It is full of character with exposed beams, inglenook fireplaces. It stands in ‘An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty' with views of Brighstone Downs. The pretty village of Brighstone village with its tea rooms, public house and village shops is within a 15 minute stroll. The cottage is only a mile from the coast and here there are several quiet sandy coves.
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Sleeps 8 + 1 in 4 bedrooms (3 of the permanent beds are for children)
The Old Stable is nestled in a lovely peaceful location in the attractive rural of village of Shorwell with fields and the downs extending from its garden. The centre of the village is within a 2 minute walk with its beautiful 17th century church, village shop and a public house which offers a good location for a meal. The village is surrounded by beautiful countryside and there are wonderful downland walks directly from the cottage. Shorwell is less than a 5 minute drive from the pretty coastal village of Brighstone where there is a quiet beach.
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Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms; Adults over 18 only. Not suitable for babies or children
Delightful self catering cottage at Totland. Within a 12 minute walk of Colwell Bay and Totland Bay. This west side of the island is a wonderful walking area with easy access to the coastal path to The Needles and marvellous downland walks. The centre of the small market town of Freshwater is within a 15 minute walk and this offers a good range of shops, public houses and restaurants plus a sports centre with indoor pool and a golf course with panoramic views.
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Sleeps 7/8 + 2 in 4 bedrooms
This lovely stone cottage is beautifully situated in a small hamlet, on the south west coast of the island, amidst a wonderful rural and coastal landscape. The cottage is within a 2 minute walk of the delightful beach at Brook where visitors can paddle and swim. This is ‘An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’ with much of the area protected by the National Trust.
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Sleeps 10 in 5 bedrooms; Children welcome
This picturesque thatched cottage is very attractively situated, in peaceful surroundings overlooking Pound Green, on the outskirts of Freshwater. It is within a 15 minute walk of Freshwater Bay and Totland Bay. The sandy cove of Colwell is also nearby. The centre of Freshwater is five minutes walk away. Here there are a small number of shops, a public house for meals and a leisure club with indoor swimming pool.
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New Cottage; Sleeps 6 plus a baby in 3 bedrooms
This lovely cottage is very attractively situated in the charming hamlet of Norton Green on the west side of the island and within a 15 minute walk of the sea at Colwell Bay. Here there is a small sandy beach which is good for swimming, fishing and boating. The other bays of Totland, Freshwater and Compton are within a few minutes drive. This is also a wonderful walking and cycling area.
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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.
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Sleeps 7 + a baby in 4 bedrooms
This lovely detached house stands within a few minutes walk of the central square in Yarmouth and from the attractive wetlands of the River Yar. Yarmouth is a renowned sailing centre - a very pleasant coastal town with boutique style shops, restaurants, public houses, and a castle dating back to the 16th century. Nearby cycle routes link Yarmouth with Freshwater Bay. There are a number of small sandy bays within a 10 minute drive where swimming paddling and fishing can be enjoyed.
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Sleeps 7 + 1 in 4 bedrooms
This elegant Victorian Villa is situated close to the centre of the attractive coastal town of Yarmouth and is within a few minutes walk of the beautiful River Yar and wonderful walks. The town is a fashionable sailing centre with a good variety of restaurants, public houses and small interesting shops. The sandy bays of Colwell and Totland are within a 5 mintue drive. Belmont Villa has a lovely large fenced garden and private parking.
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This pretty thatched cottage is beautifully situated in the picturesque village of Brighstone on the south west coast of the island in ‘An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’. The centre of the village, with a good public house for meals, a general stores, cafe, deli and Post Office, is within a 5 minute stroll. This is a wonderful walking area with footpaths and lanes leading from close to the cottage to the coastal path and the Tennyson Trail which extends to the Needles on the western tip of the island. This is one of the most beautiful and dramatic areas of coastline on the island. The walk from the cottage to the beach takes about 20 minutes and here visitors can enjoy paddling and swimming. There are various sandy coves plus an area renowned for its fossils within a 10 minute drive. The small westerly town of Freshwater and the market town of Newport with its shops and wonderful Carisbrooke Castle (just outside Newport) are within a 20 minute drive.
Casses is a lovely detached cottage, built of island stone which dates back to 1630 and wherever possible original features such as the ancient beams have been retained. The cottage has been furnished and equipped with care to provide attractive and comfortable accommodation for 6 people in three bedrooms. Upstairs there is a spacious double bedroom and two twin rooms (One of the twin bedrooms has 2ft 6ins beds for children and can be arranged as a bunk room). On the ground floor there is a charming sitting room with a large leather sofa and chairs, television/DVD player and a wood burning stove which provides a wonderful focus for the room in colder weather. There is a spacious open plan kitchen and dining area with a hardwood table and chairs. The fitted kitchen is equipped with hand made beechwood units, a Butlers sink, a Rayburn, plus an electric cooker, microwave, dishwasher, refrigerator and freezer. A washing machine and tumble dryer are also provided. There is a bathroom with a bath, hand shower, basin and w.c. plus a separate shower room with a built in shower, basin and w.c. A folding bed, cot and high chair can be provided if required. The cottage is centrally heated and heating/electricity are provided without extra charge.
The cottage has a large fenced sunny garden where visitors can relax and children can play games. Outside games, including croquet are provided as is garden furniture so that meals can be enjoyed outside. Three cars can be parked in the drive. Bus service within 2 minutes walk. Nearby places to visit include the National Trust gardens of Mottistone Manor, and Blackgang Adventure Park. Queen Victoria’s island home of Osborne House is within a 30 minute drive.
Casses Cottage is a non smoking cottage. Casses Cottage is available for weekly self catering holiday bookings from Saturday to Saturday. 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 and 2nd November 2013 to 19th December 2013.
Casses Cottage - Brighstone, Isle of Wight
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|Casses Cottage Prices Per Week|
|2 Nov - 20 Dec 2013 - £355||21 Dec 2013 - 3 Jan 2014 - £740|
The pretty village of Brighstone has a great mix of thatched and period housing. The village centre is a vibrant place with a couple of shops and a pub and a restaurant. The Brighstone is by the sea and on the coast there is a long shingle and sand beach which extends up and down the west coast.
More holiday information at www.wightinfo.co.uk/brighstone
The Three Bishops, Brighstone - A public house at the heart of Brighstone. A large sunny garden and within a short walk of the beach at Brighstone. threebishopspub.co.uk
Seven Cafe, Brighstone - A cafe with decked area to enjoy breakfast and lunch. Seven Cafe
Sun Inn, Brook - A public house with a sunny garden between Brook and Brighstone. sun-hulverstone.com
The Crown Inn, in nearby Shorwell - A lovely riverside public house in the little village of Shorwell. Enjoy good food with a table next to the little river which teams with fish and bird life. http://www.crowninnshorwell.co.uk/
Brighstone Beach - The sand and shingle beach at Brighstone is a short walk from the village centre. The West coast beach extends all the way to Blackgang in the South and Freshwater in the West. Find out more about Brighstone Beach.
Walking the Downs - Footpaths from Brighstone take you up onto the Down from which you can take a hill top walk to Freshwater Bay to the West or Carisbrooke to the East. The Down affords wonderful views of the Isle of Wight and some vantage points allow you to see almost the whole of the West side of the Isle of Wight. Alternatively, one can follow the coastal path from Brighstone and enjoy the dramatic coastline towards Alum Bay which takes in Brook and Freshwater Bay.
Isle of Wight Adventure Activities - A wide range of organised outdoor and indoor activities including kayaking, indoor climbing, coasteering, archery and paddleboarding. isleofwightadventureactivities.co.uk
West Wight Alpacas - These alpacas would love you to join them walking along spectacular scenic trails in West Wight. Alpaca trekking is a fun outdoor adventure for all the family. No matter what your age, you’ll love them. www.westwightalpacas.co.uk
Butterfly Paragliding - Butterfly Tandem Paragliding Centre, found at Chale on the West side of the Isle of Wight specialises in first flight experiences for absolute beginners of all ages. www.paraglide.uk.com
Freshwater Bay Golf Club - 18 hole West Isle of Wight golf club with single day and holiday memberships. freshwaterbaygolfclub.co.uk
The West of the Isle of Wight is best known for its unspoilt nature and dramatic coastline. The areas is far less commercialised and the many of the beaches can be enjoyed almost to ones self. West Isle of Wight beaches include Totland Bay, Freshwater Bay, Compton Beach, Brook Beach and Bembridge Beach.
Inland are the Tennyson Downs which connect Alum Bay to Carisbrooke. The Downs make a lovely walk even if you choose only to do a short part of them. Cycle paths and footpaths are especially numerous in this part of the Isle of Wight. View more West Isle of Wight Cottages
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