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 6+1 in 3 bedrooms; Children welcome
Very attractively situated, beside the water, with beautiful open views to the sea across Bembridge Harbour. It is one of a small number of properties on a causeway, between the harbour and the water meadows, linking the seaside villages of St Helens and Bembridge. The centre of St. Helens, with its attractive village green, public house, shop and restaurants, is within a 5 minute walk.
Sleeps 4 + 1 in 2 bedrooms; Children welcome
This charming thatched cottage dates back more than two hundred years and has been owned by the same family for generations. It is a character cottage, which has retained many of its original features. It occupies an attractive central position in the small coastal resort of St Helens overlooking the village green where cricket is played.
Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms. Children welcome
This lovely detached cottage is within a 1 minute walk of the sea. It is in a wonderful walking area with the coastal path on your door step. A tea shop/bistro here offers a delightful spot to relax and enjoy the wonderful views of the sea and coastline and a public house, renowned for its lobster is also within a short walk. The cottage has been renovated to a high standard and provides very attractive accommodation for 4 with a ground floor bedroom and shower room offering easy access.
Sleeps 4 + 1 in 2 bedrooms; Children welcome
Mead Cottage is attractively situated on a 12 acre farm on the edge of the small rural hamlet of Alverstone in “An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty”. This is a wonderful position for outdoor pursuits, walking, cycling, fishing and golf. In the village there are lovely water meadows and fishing ponds with hides for bird and red squirrel watching. There are many footpaths leading up on to the downs and towards the coast.
Sea Whistle is only a five minute walk from the lovely sandy beach of Appley, in the seaside resort of Ryde, on the east coast of the Isle of Wight. This attractive property stands along a quiet lane just outside of the town centre, and within easy reach of a variety of small shops, eateries and bars. Ryde has an award winning beach with the largest stretch of golden sands on the Isle of Wight, making it perfect for beach sports and activities as well as paddling, making sand castles and relaxing in a deck chair. Attractions include ten pin bowling, traditional amusements and a cinema, plus a lido area with swimming pool and boating lake.
This detached property is bright and airy throughout, and has recently been fully refurbished to provide very comfortable accommodation for six people across four bedrooms. Local artwork and striking mirrors hang through the property, giving Sea Whistle a calm and welcoming feel. Steps from the driveway lead up to the front porch, where there is washing machine and room to store boots, beach toys and outdoor clothes. The ground level has wooden floors laid throughout, with the porch opening into a large hall and open plan kitchen equipped with a freestanding fridge freezer and a pretty French dresser, attractive kitchen units with wooden work tops, a butler sink and microwave. There are options for cooking provided, as along with the gas fired AGA there is an AGA Companion, which comprises an electric double oven, grill and hob. An attractive dining area overlooks the garden with French doors opening on to the terrace. There is an inviting lounge, which has a large leather arm chair and footstool as well as an L-shaped leather sofa. The focal point of the room is the wood burning stove and mantel above it, which has been made of wood from the original Ryde Pier. A television with a Sky Movies and Entertainment package is also provided, along with books and games for guests to enjoy. There is also a cloakroom with WC and basin as well as a lovely ground floor double bedroom decorated to a nautical theme with a wardrobe and chest of drawers.
An open tread wooden staircase leads up to a carpeted landing and three further charming bedrooms. The master bedroom is flooded with light through the front and rear facing windows. This room comprises a king sized bed with wardrobe and chest of drawers, along with a TV with Sky. There is a twin room overlooking the garden with a chest of drawers and hanging space. The fourth bedroom is an attractive single with chest of drawers, wardrobe and views of the garden. Sea Whistle boasts an exceptionally spacious family bathroom with a freestanding bath and hand held shower, walk-in shower cubicle, WC, heated towel rail and basin. WiFi is provided without charge, and a travel cot and high chair are available on request. Electricity and central heating are provided without extra charge at the property up to a temperature of 22 degrees. If higher temperatures are required, additional heating charges apply at cost price.
Sea Whistle has an enclosed south facing garden which can be accessed via French doors from the kitchen. There is an extensive decking area with a wooden swing, as well as an outdoor dining table and six chairs where meals can be enjoyed al fresco. Please note that the decking area is not fenced and has steps down to the lawn, so care must be taken here. The rest of the garden is laid to lawn with attractive borders, giving plenty of space for children to play. There is also a small covered pond that is home to newts and frogs. Guests are welcome to enjoy pond dipping here, as long as the wildlife is returned afterwards. Sea Whistle has a gravel driveway where two cars can be parked. There is a bus stop within a one minute walk of the property, connecting to islandwide routes. Hovercraft and Fast Cat services also link Ryde with the mainland.
Weekly tennis membership at Ryde Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club is available, enabling guests use of the tennis and croquet facilities and access to the coaching program if required. Full club details can be found at rydelawn.co.uk.
Sea Whistle is a non smoking cottage. WiFi Internet is provided free of charge at Sea Whistle. Sea Whistle is available for weekly self catering holiday bookings from Friday to Friday. The normal arrival time at this holiday cottage is 16:00 and the normal departure time is 10:00. Short break weekend and midweek self catering holidays are available from 2nd June 2017 to 29th June 2017 and 27th October 2017 to 17th December 2017.
For details on access to Sea Whistle 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.
Sea Whistle - Ryde Isle of Wight
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|Sea Whistle Prices Per Week|
|19 May - 25 May 2017 - £495||26 May - 01 June 2017 - £995||02 June - 08 June 2017 - £665|
|09 June - 15 June 2017 - £699||16 June - 22 June 2017 - £799||23 June - 29 June 2017 - £825|
|30 June - 06 July 2017 - £899||07 July - 13 July 2017 - £1039||14 July - 20 July 2017 - £1195|
|21 July - 27 July 2017 - £1429||28 July - 24 August 2017 - £1429||25 August - 31 August 2017 - £1325|
|01 September - 07 September 2017 - £659||08 September - 14 September 2017 - £625||15 September - 21 September 2017 - £556|
|22 September - 28 September 2017 - £445||29 September - 19 October 2017 - £379||20 October - 26 October 2017 - £649|
|27 October - 17 December 2017 - £359||18 December - 04 January 2018 - £689|
Sea Whistle has live availability and prices. Click on the start date to begin you booking. Booking information and options and extras available at Sea Whistle are detailed below.Booking Fee £19.75 per booking Cot & High Chair £13.29 per week Towels (Bath & Hand Towel) £4.29 per person per week WiFi Internet Free WiFi Internet Heating & Electricity Free of chargeBed Linen Free of chargeBooking Deposit 25% (min £125.00)of cottage rental Security Bond Refundable Deposit £150 per booking
Sea Whistle has short break self catering holiday availability on the Isle of Wight. These are the short break periods.Sea Whistle Short Breaks 2017 2nd June to 29th June Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks Sea Whistle Short Breaks 2017 27th October to 17th December Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks
Pricing and Booking Notes for Sea WhistleArrival Time 16:00 Departure Time 10:00 Sleeps 6 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms 1
Tree Climbing - A chance to climb into the canopy as part of a fun day out on the Isle of Wight. This family friendly activity is very safe and extremely popular with children and adults alike. For more information visit www.goodleaf.co.uk
Isle of Wight Steam Railway - A wonderful day out for the family with a step back in time to the age of steam. The Isle of Wight Steam Railway offers a chance to learn about the trains and travel part of the Isle of Wight by train. For more information visit www.iwsteamrailway.co.uk
UKSA Sailing Courses - The UKSA run a number of sailing courses on the Isle of Wight and are a great place to find a leisure sailing course during your holiday. www.uksa.org
The North of the Isle of Wight is a wonderfully varied location with beautiful coastal areas and historic sites. The main towns in the North are Yarmouth in the North West, Gurnard and Cowes in the centre of the Northern coastline, and Ryde in the North East. There is a sandy beach at Ryde, a shingle and sand beach at Gurnard and a long shingle beach at Cowes.
The principle town here is Cowes where a vibrant sailing scene exists and culminates in the yearly Cowes Week festival. Yarmouth also enjoys a strong connection with the sea and has its own festival of Gaffers which attracts a large number of brightly decorated boats.
The inland areas of the North side of the Isle of Wight are known for their beautiful countryside. The estuary at Wootton is an important area for birds and views across the estuary are often enhanced by a number of bird species. Footpaths and cycle tracks are numerous in the area and a great way to see the beauty on the North of the Isle of Wight.
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 Sea Whistle Public Transport Isle of Wight »
For walking information on Purbeck Dorset visit Isle of Wight Walking Holiday Information »
The access statement is designed to help our guests with disabilities to choose a suitable self catering holiday cottage and check that the accommodation matches specific requirements. If you have any questions about disabled access in any of our holiday cottages please call us on 01929 481555.Introduction
There are 4 bedrooms, 3 upstairs and 1 ground floor double bedroom
Self Catering Bedroom 1 - Double
Sea Whistle has 1 main bathroom upstairs and there is 1 cloakroom on the ground floor.
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The cottage description, photos and cottage details for Sea Whistle Ryde, Isle of Wight were updated on 25/05/2017 13:25:44
Sea Whistle has 164 days available for Isle of Wight self catering holidays from the 24th May 2017 to 31st December 2017. That means Sea Whistle is 26.13% booked for this holiday period with 8.3 weeks confirmed so far.