Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms; Children welcome
This lovely Grade II listed stone cottage is attractively situated in a courtyard of 5 cottages in a delightful rural hamlet only 1.5 miles from the centre of Shanklin, a seaside resort with a large sandy beach which gently slopes to the water and is ideal for swimming and paddling.
Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms;
The cottage occupies a delightful position on a lovely 12-acre farm, where horses are kept. The farm is surrounded by beautiful open countryside. It is a delightful walking area and visitors can follow footpaths over the Downs from close to the cottage. Great location for exploring the East of the Isle of Wight and only a short drive from Seaview or Shanklin. A nearby public house serves excellent food.
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 + 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.
Recently made re-available; Sleeps 2+1 in 1 bedroom; Children welcome
Fossil Cottage is in an idyllic rural location which is quiet and peaceful in the midst of secluded South Isle of Wight countryside and only two miles from the coast. There are spectacular views of the downs from all around the cottage, with beautiful sunsets. In the fields are dairy cows, a stream, hawthorn hedges and plenty of wildlife.
Sleeps 3 in 2 bedrooms including a baby; Children welcome
This cottage is situated in a quiet country lane on the outskirts of Godshill. It was originally the milking parlour of Lower Yard Farm. The surrounding fields are home to horses which belong to a small nearby riding school. Here you are in lovely countryside but the centre of the picturesque village of Godshill, with its pretty thatched cottages, restaurants and tea shops is only 3/4 mile away.
Sleeps 4 + 1 in 2 bedrooms; Children welcome
Two Mead Cottage is one of a pair of cottages which stand in the attractive rural hamlet of Alverstone and is less than a 5 minute drive from the lovely sandy beaches of Sandown on the east coast of the Island. The cottage is located on a small 12 acre farm which is home to horses, cows and a few free range chickens. The farm is in “An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty” and has a charming large pond which attracts ducks, moorhens and the occassional heron.
Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms; Children welcome
Magnolia Cottage is situated on a delightful farm in one of the loveliest parts of the Isle of Wight lying at the foot of Appuldurcombe Down and above the picturesque village of Godshill in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. A pleasant ten-minute stroll through the beech copse and across the fields leads to the centre of Godshill. This village is renowned for its church and pretty thatched cottage.
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.
Lavender Cottage is situated on a delightful farm in one of the loveliest parts of the Isle of Wight lying at the foot of Appuldurcombe Down and above the picturesque village of Godshill in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. A pleasant ten-minute stroll through the beech copse and across the fields leads to the centre of Godshill. This village is renowned for its church and pretty thatched cottages. It has a variety of tea shops and restaurants as well as pleasant public houses. There is also immediate access from the farm courtyard to footpaths and bridleways leading to Appuldurcombe and along the Stenbury Trail to the coast at Ventnor. The sandy beaches of Sandown, Shanklin and Ventnor are only a ten-minute drive away.
Above the arable fields of the farm lie sweeping open downlands where sheep graze and over which guests are welcome to walk along the marked trails. From the top of these downs there are wonderful panoramic views across the Isle of Wight towards the Hampshire and Dorset coastline. Buzzards and skylarks are often seen from these downs. In nearby woodland Red Squirrels and badgers can be seen as well as a variety of wild flowers. In the spring the bluebells carpet the woods in a blue haze. In the farm courtyard owls and woodpeckers are frequent visitors.
Lavender Cottage is one of three adjoining cottages that are south facing and overlook the attractive farm courtyard with its ancient Grade II listed barns and traditional farmhouse which dates back to the 17th century. From the rear of the cottage there are lovely views stretching across the open fields, to the church tower of Godshill, with St. George’s Downs beyond.
The cottage has been carefully converted from an old barn and has been renovated to a high standard. It is attractively furnished in a traditional style with fitted carpets and central heating. (Heating and electricity are provided free of charge). There is a large comfortable sitting room for relaxing, with a new flat screen television/Freeview/DVD/VCR, plus a pleasant dining area with an attractive floor to ceiling screen window. There are two bedrooms one double, and one twin room; a modern bathroom with a bath and overhead shower and also a downstairs cloakroom with a second W.C. and hand basin. Lavender Cottage has a lovely light, modern, well equipped fitted kitchen with a gas cooker and hob, microwave, fridge freezer and dishwasher. Guests have shared use with the other cottages of a laundry room with a washing machine and a tumble dryer. Travel cot/high chair available. Heating and electricity at no extra charge. WiFi internet available.
There is a sunny fenced patio at the front of the cottage overlooking the fountain. Garden furniture is also provided. Within a minutes walk of the cottage is an open lawned area suitable for ball games. Here visitors can relax with their children or enjoy a barbecue. Beautiful carpets of bluebells can be a joy to see, in nearby woodland, in late April and early May. Car parking spaces are available close to the cottage. Regular bus service and shop within 10 minutes walk.
Lavender Cottage is a non smoking cottage. WiFi Internet is provided at a charge of £12.00 at Lavender Cottage. Lavender 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.
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.
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|Lavender Cottage Prices Per Week|
|20 May - 26 May 2017 - £433||27 May - 02 June 2017 - £709||03 June - 16 June 2017 - £525|
|17 June - 23 June 2017 - £535||24 June - 30 June 2017 - £575||01 July - 07 July 2017 - £639|
|08 July - 14 July 2017 - £699||15 July - 21 July 2017 - £729||22 July - 28 July 2017 - £925|
|29 July - 11 August 2017 - £895||12 August - 25 August 2017 - £925||26 August - 01 September 2017 - £875|
|02 September - 08 September 2017 - £544||09 September - 15 September 2017 - £529||16 September - 22 September 2017 - £463|
|23 September - 29 September 2017 - £409||30 September - 20 October 2017 - £329||21 October - 27 October 2017 - £505|
|28 October - 15 December 2017 - £329||16 December - 20 December 2017 - £299||21 December - 05 January 2018 - £519|
Lavender Cottage has live availability and prices. Click on the start date to begin you booking. Booking information and options and extras available at Lavender Cottage are detailed below.Booking Fee £19.75 per booking Cot & High Chair £13.29 per week Pets (No. of) £29.99 per week Towels (Bath & Hand Towel) £4.69 per person per week WiFi Internet £12.00 per week Heating & Electricity Free of chargeBed Linen Free of chargeBooking Deposit 25% (min £125.00)of cottage rental Security Bond Refundable Deposit £100 per booking
Pricing and Booking Notes for Lavender CottageArrival Time 14:30 Departure Time 10:00 Sleeps 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms 1
£34 discount on weekly holidays at Lavender Cottage between 20th May 2017 and 26th May 2017
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Godshill is a pretty rural village with a number of thatched cottages and a historic church. A number of boutique shops are now found in the village selling Isle of Wight Glass and other local produce. A couple of public houses provide a good choice of place to eat and drink.
More holiday information at www.wightinfo.co.uk/godshill
The Taverners, Godshill - The Taverners public house and restaurant in Godshill has excellent food and is popular with Islanders and visitors alike. They are considered a 'real country pub' and offers a range of traditional dishes in a warm and friendly atmosphere. A sumptuous menu and a dedication to local produce has been recognised and earned them a place in the prestigious Michelin Guide.Website: www.thetavernersgodshill.co.uk
Chocolate Island - Chocolate Island is a factory and a shop and a café, all in one. They make their own delicious chocolates and there is a delightful café courtyard where you can make those difficult decisions over real hot chocolate and cake.Website: www.chocolate-island.co.uk
Brownrigg's Farm Shop - The farm shop and butchers on the edge of Godshill specialises in local food and meat and is perfect for picnic supplies or when preparing a family meal full of local flavours.Website: brownriggfarmmeats.co.uk
Godshill Cider Co. - Godshill Cider Company producing their our own cider, ginger beer, country wines and liqueurs. The shop in Godshill also stocks a wide range of Isle of Wight produce.Website: www.godshillcider.co.uk
Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary - A family day out with the friendly donkeys at the Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary. Located between Godshill and Shanklin.Website: iwdonkey-sanctuary.com
Allendale Equestrian Centre - Godshill horse riding centre for rides in the local Isle of Wight countryside or fun horse riding lessons.Website: allendale-ec.co.uk
Walk or Cycle to Shanklin - This walk first follows the Stenbury Trail to Wroxall and then the cycle track to Shanklin. To reach the Stenbury Trail from Godshill head out of town along the main road towards Shanklin before turning right after 200 yards onto the trail. Continue up the trail to the Freemantle Gate (photo of the Freemantle Gate) which you pass thought and follow the path which bears left across the fields towards Appuldurcombe and Wroxall. There is a wide flat cycle way that runs from Wroxall to Shanklin. The track starts below the old railway bridge in the centre of Wroxall. If you are walking there is a footpath leading from alongside the bridge to the start of the track but if you are on a bike you must cross the bridge and follow the cycle path signs. Once you are on the track it is clearly signposted all the way to Shanklin. The track runs along the old railway line and the banks on either side are lined with lush vegetation.
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.Website: www.blackgangchine.com/
Seaview Wildlife Encounter - 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.Website: seaviewwildlife.com
Tackt-Isle Adventures - 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: tackt-isle.co.uk
Rosemary's Vineyard - Stroll round the vines, tour the winery, watch our ‘vine to wine’ video and enjoy free tasting of our wines, liqueurs, juices, and ciders. Admission is free and there are free vine tours every Saturday, Sunday, Monday & Tuesday at 11am, 12 noon and 1pm.Website: rosemaryvineyard.co.uk
Shanklin & Sandown Golf Club - 18 Hole East Isle of Wight Golf Club – visitors welcome.Website: ssgolfclub.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
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 Lavender Cottage Public Transport Isle of Wight »
For walking information on Purbeck Dorset visit Isle of Wight Walking Holiday Information »
One dog is welcome and the enclosed courtyard is not considered fully dog proof. Pets are not permitted upstairs, on the furniture or in the bedrooms. We ask owners not to allow their pets to foul the garden. The dog can be left confined in the kitchen while visitors are out, as long as it is not noisy or destructive. 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. We regret that cats are not permitted.
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The cottage description, photos and cottage details for Lavender Cottage Godshill, Isle of Wight were updated on 18/05/2017 08:14:30
Lavender Cottage has 124 days available for Isle of Wight self catering holidays from the 24th May 2017 to 31st December 2017. That means Lavender Cottage is 44.14% booked for this holiday period with 14.0 weeks confirmed so far.