Sleeps 7 in 4 bedrooms
This lovely stone cottage is situated in the small rural hamlet of Bowcombe which stands between the pretty village of Shorwell and Carisbrooke with its medieval castle. Shorwell and Carisbrooke are both within a 5 minute drive and have public houses which are good for meals. The cottage offers easy access to the small bays and coves on the south west side of the Isle of Wight. Brighstone beach is within a 10 minute drive and the larger sandy beaches of Ventnor and Shanklin are within a 20 minute drive.
Sleeps 7 in 4 bedrooms, Children Welcome
This picturesque Grade II listed cottage dates back to 1676 and is attractively situated at the end of a quiet lane with a lovely ford and footpath leading to the nearby medieval castle of Carisbrooke. Located in the oldest part of Carisbrooke village which is a conservation area lying within ‘An area of Outstanding Natural Beauty'. The castle is only 5 minutes walk away and can be glimpsed from the garden and main bedrooms. This is a wonderful walking area as within 5 minutes walk of the cottage visitors can join the famous Tennyson Trail which follows the downs westerly towards The Needles.
Sleeps 6 + 1 in 3 bedrooms; Children welcome
Driftwood is within a three minute walk of the beach at Brighstone on the south west coast of the Isle of Wight – a quiet beach where swimming and paddling can be enjoyed. This is “An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty“ and a delightful walking area. Driftwood is attractively situated in a small courtyard of cottages. There are coastal or lovely downland views from most of the rooms. It has been furnished and equipped with care to provide lovely accommodation Wifi and telephone available. Ferries booked for preferential prices.
Farmhouse with swimming pool - Sleeps 8 + baby in 4 bedrooms; Children welcome
This farmhouse is attractively situated on the edge of the pretty village of Shalfleet towards the West side of the Isle of Wight. The cottage adjoins the grounds of Shalfleet Manor House and has its own private entrance into a quiet lane which leads from the village to a footpath on Newtown Creek. This estuary, which is only a few minutes walk from the farmhouse, is part of a National Nature Reserve and is in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Several secluded bays and beaches are within 10 minutes drive.
New Cottage; Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms;
A wonderfully spacious and welcoming seaside holiday cottage within a few paces of the beach at Bonchurch and located on the coastal path to nearby Ventnor. Sea Shells on the Beach has 3 beautiful bedrooms decorated with a luxurious seaside theme. Within a short walk is the centre of the village of Bonchurch where there is a village pond and excellent local restaurant. The beach at nearby Ventnor is a popular holiday attraction.
Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms; Children welcome
Beautifully situated with panoramic coastal views from almost every room and with direct access from the garden to a coastal path accessing the beach - less than a 5 minute walk away. It is in an ‘Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’ on the south east coast of the Island, an area renowned for its mild climate. The house stands just above the charming small fishing village of Steep Hill Cove.
Sleeps 8 plus a baby in 4 bedrooms. Swimming pool available from late May until the end of September.
The Retreat is a lovely stone cottage beautifully situated in the coastal village of Bonchurch on the south coast of the Isle of Wight. There are sea views from the two main double bedrooms and a swimming pool in the garden. It is a spacious house with a large garden and private drive offering parking for 3 cars. Good public house for meals within a 4 minute walk. Almost direct access to the the coastal path which leads eastwards to the resort of Shanklin or westwards to Ventnor and Steep Hill Cove. Centrally heated, wood burning stove, complimentary WiFi and 'smart' television.
Sleeps 8 in 4 bedroom (children welcome)
Spring Cottage stands in an idyllic location, within a 2 minute walk of the beach in the pretty seaside village of Bonchurch on the south east coast of the Island. The cottage enjoys beautiful sea views from most rooms and from its enchanting garden. Bonchurch is a peaceful village with a small shop, public house, good restaurant and two ancient churches plus a pretty pond which is home to carp, ducks and a variety of birds.
Sleeps 6 + 1 in 3 bedrooms; Children welcome
This delightful stone cottage which dates back to 1761 is built of Isle of Wight chalk and brick. Hackney Stable cottage is situated on a lovely farm in beautiful South Wight countryside. It is a marvellous walking area with footpaths that can be followed directly from the cottage in most directions. There are particularly attractive walks along the course of the river Yar, to the picturesque village of Godshill and to the nearby village of Arreton which has a public house, farm shop and cafe for meals. The cottage is excellent for cyclists as there is access to a network of cycle paths directly from the farm and arrangements can be make for the storage of bikes. The sandy beaches of Sandown, Shanklin and Ventnor are all within a 15 minute drive. Ferries can be booked for you at greatly discounted prices.
This wonderful stone barn stands in a rural area, within a 10 minute walk of the lovely sandy beach of Whitecliff Bay which is one of the best beaches on the island. Two beachside cafes offer nice food and a fantastic location. The barn is within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
This is a fantastic walking and cycling area with a bridleway, close to the barn, ascending to Culver Down - a spot with panoramic coastal views across Sandown Bay. Culver Down offers a small pub and ice cream parlour for those seeking refreshment. The coastal path extends southwards from here to Sandown and Shanklin or northwards to Bembridge - an attractive coastal village with a good public house for meals, a range of restaurants and boutique style shops plus an attractive harbour and beautiful wetland area. The seaside resort of Sandown is within a 5 minute drive - and in addition to the large sandy beach it has a variety of traditional seaside amusements plus a boating centre for windsurfing, kayaking, and fishing trips. Stanwell Barn is also within a short walk of the small airstrip of Bembridge which can take light aircraft and is a popular spot for gliders. The Propeller Inn is also in close proximity for a nice drink.
Stanwell Barn is a large stone barn which has recently been skilfully converted to provide superb accommodation. Original features such as exposed beams and stone walls have been retained. The property has been furnished and equipped to a high standard with under floor heating, and oak and tiled floors. It has a wonderful feeling of light and space. Apart from one bedroom all of the accommodation is on the ground floor.
There is a wonderful open plan living room which extends along most of the length of the barn. There is an attractive sitting room area with comfortable sofas and chairs, a large open fire, flat screen television/Freeview/DVD/iPod docking station; a fabulous dining area with a substantial antique farmhouse pine table which will accommodate 10 or more people in comfort; a games area with a pool table and bar billiards; glazed double doors open from the living room into a well equipped fitted kitchen with a range style gas hob and electric cooker, microwave, fridge freezer, dishwasher and washer dryer.
There are three charming ground floor bedrooms with French doors opening on to the terrace – two double rooms (one king size bed) with en-suite shower rooms with walk in showers, basins and WCs, wall mounted televisions/Freeview/DVD; an attractive small single bedroom adjacent to a family bathroom equipped with a bath, overhead shower, basin and WC; a cloakroom with WC and basin. (Access to the single bedroom is via a lobby off of the kitchen). A further delightful bedroom can be accessed via a spiral staircase from the sitting room – this is a twin room with open views towards the countryside. The bed can be joined together to form a zip and link super king sized bed when required. An additional day bed in this room provides a charming sitting area or can pulled out to form a double bed. (Children do need to be closely supervised in this bedroom due to the open nature of the spiral staircase). Travel cot and high chair available. Central heating, electricity and WiFi interest at no extra charge.
The barn has a lovely large fenced garden with a lawn, where games can be played, and a terrace with garden furniture, parasol and barbecue. This is delightful spot to enjoy the afternoon sun. Three or four cars can be parked in the drive. An electric gate gives access to the drive where three/four cars can be parked. Public house, bus service and seasonal shop within 10 minutes walk. A local fisherman in the nearby hamlet sells excellent lobster and crab known on the island as ‘the best dressed crab’. A nearby osteopath and sports injury clinic allows anyone wanting a great massage to be easily accommodated.
Stanwell Barn has ground floor accommodation and is a non smoking cottage. WiFi Internet is provided free of charge at Stanwell Barn. Stanwell Barn 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 and 27th October 2017 to 17th December 2017.
For details on access to Stanwell Barn 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.
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|Stanwell Barn Prices Per Week|
|21 July - 24 August 2017 - £2055||25 August - 31 August 2017 - £1925||01 September - 07 September 2017 - £1225|
|08 September - 14 September 2017 - £1199||15 September - 21 September 2017 - £1046||22 September - 28 September 2017 - £909|
|29 September - 12 October 2017 - £799||13 October - 19 October 2017 - £855||20 October - 26 October 2017 - £1423|
|27 October - 17 December 2017 - £695||18 December - 04 January 2018 - £1712|
Stanwell Barn has live availability and prices. Click on the start date to begin you booking. Booking information and options and extras available at Stanwell Barn are detailed below.Booking Fee £19.75 per booking Cot & High Chair £13.29 per week Extra Bed £31.95 per week Pets (No. of) £29.99 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 £200 per booking
Stanwell Barn has short break self catering holiday availability on the Isle of Wight. These are the short break periods.Stanwell Barn Short Breaks 2017 27th October to 17th December Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks
Pricing and Booking Notes for Stanwell Barn
Arrival Time 16:00 Departure Time 10:00 Sleeps 8 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms 3
The small seaside village of Bembridge is an idyllic holiday location on the East of the Isle of Wight between Seaview and Sandown. The village has a great range of small shops and places to eat or have coffee and the coast line wraps half way around to form a long beach. The village is well known for a friendly atmosphere and prides itself of being a real community. Just outside of Bembridge is the National Trust owned Bembridge Windmill from around 1700 which is open to the public and it is possible to explore inside. You can read more about Bembridge here or find out about Bembridge Beach. Local weather for Bembridge can seen at Bembridge Local Weather
More holiday information at www.wightinfo.co.uk/bembridge
Bembridge has a great range of small shops selling bread, cakes, fish and cooked meats. There are some good cafes, a number of public houses and a restaurant.
Best Dressed Crab, Bembridge - This supplier of many of the best restaurants on the Isle of Wight now has a shop where you can buy directly. A great range of Crab, Lobster Prawns and Shellfish. thebestdressedcrabintown.co.uk
Dans Kitchen, St Helens - An excellent and friendly restaurant on the village green in nearby St Helens.www.danskitcheniow.com
Ganders, St Helens - a good little restaurant in the centre of nearby St Helens and overlooking the village green. www.ganders.co.uk
There are lots of walking and cycling opportunities to be enjoyed from Stanwell Barn and the surrounding Bembridge area. Here are a selection of described cycle routes you may wish to try on your holiday.
Isle of Wight Cycle Route 8 - Brading - Bembridge - St Helens - Seaview - Ryde - Upton
Isle of Wight Cycle Route 7 - Ryde - Upton - Brading - Alverstone - Newchurch - Upton
Isle of Wight Cycle Route 11 - Sandown - Yaverland - Brading
East Isle of Wight Loop 1 - Godshill - Newchurch - Alverstone - Borthwood - Wroxall - Godshill
Newport to Shanklin - Newport - Godshill - Shanklin
If you are planning a cycling holiday on the Isle of Wight you can view All Cycling Routes and Isle of Wight Cycle Information.
Isle of Wight Osteopath - www.isleofwightosteopath.co.uk
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 Stanwell Barn Public Transport Isle of Wight »
For walking information on Purbeck Dorset visit Isle of Wight Walking Holiday Information »
One large or two small/medium size pets by agreement. Garden is fenced but may not be completely dog proof. Pets are not permitted on the furniture or in the bedrooms. We also ask owners not to leave dogs on their own in the cottage 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 pets treatment for the prevention of fleas is up to date.
(applicable to all cottages if not conflicting with individual cottage policy)
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.
Stanwell Barn is a self-catering cottage situated on the outskirts of Bembridge and within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. We have tried to provide as much information as possible in this statement, if you have any queries please do call. We look forward to welcoming you.
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Ground Floor Toilet
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Bedroom 1 (From Lobby for Dinning Area)
1st Floor Bedroom
Bedroom 4 (Mez Bedroom)
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The cottage description, photos and cottage details for Stanwell Barn Bembridge, Isle of Wight were updated on 07/07/2017 14:35:01
Stanwell Barn has 74 days available for Isle of Wight self catering holidays from the 28th July 2017 to 31st December 2017. That means Stanwell Barn is 52.87% booked for this holiday period with 11.9 weeks confirmed so far.