Families Welcome Cottages Isle of Wight
14 Families Welcome Isle of Wight holiday cottages with facilities to make them even more suitable for families with young children.
Our Families Welcome self catering cottages are available across the Isle of Wight and have facilities designed to help you enjoy your holiday with the family. For a list of specifications for Families Welcome cottages on the Isle of Wight and to view more information about the Welcome Schemes visit the Families Welcome Information section below.
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. Isle of Wight self catering holiday cottage. Virginia Cottage has an approval rating of 4.7 stars from 35 Isle of Wight self catering holiday guests.
Carisbrooke Isle of Wight
Sleeps 6 plus a baby in 3 bedrooms; Children welcome.
Dairy Cottage is an attractive stone cottage enjoying rural views and with glimpses of Carisbrooke Castle from the master bedroom. The castle is within a 15 minute walk. The cottage is located at the heart of the Isle of Wight and within a short drive of the coast in any direction. Local walks follow the top of the Downs as far as Freshwater and Alum Bay and enjoy wonderful views all along the way. Isle of Wight self catering holiday cottage. Dairy Cottage has an approval rating of 4.3 stars from 32 Isle of Wight self catering holiday guests.
Carisbrooke Isle of Wight
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. Isle of Wight self catering holiday cottage. Sea Shells by the Beach Cottage has an approval rating of 5 stars from 16 Isle of Wight self catering holiday guests. Sea Shells by the Beach is a new Isle of Wight self catering cottage.
Bonchurch Isle of Wight
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. Isle of Wight self catering holiday cottage. The Blacksmiths Shop Cottage has an approval rating of 4.8 stars from 4 Isle of Wight self catering holiday guests. The Blacksmiths Shop is a new Isle of Wight self catering cottage.
Whitwell Isle of Wight
Sleeps 6 in 4 bedrooms; Children welcome
This lovely detached house is very attractively situated, close to the cliff top above Totland Bay, on the west side of the Island. There are sea views from the balcony, bedrooms and dining room and the lighthouse at Hurst Point can be glimpsed in the distance. The sandy bay of Totland where swimming, paddling and boating can be enjoyed is only a 3 minute walk away. This is also a marvellous walking area. Isle of Wight self catering holiday cottage. Chine Cottage has an approval rating of 4.6 stars from 57 Isle of Wight self catering holiday guests.
Totland Bay Isle of Wight
New Cottage; Sleeps 5 plus a baby in 3 bedrooms;
A wonderful beach front property beautifully situated on Ventnor Esplanade within a few steps of the beach where paddling, swimming, boating and fishing can be enjoyed. There are open sea views from the main rooms and a delightful large balcony overlooking the sea. Isle of Wight self catering holiday cottage.
Ventnor Isle of Wight
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. Isle of Wight self catering holiday cottage. Apple Tree Lodge Cottage has an approval rating of 4.8 stars from 40 Isle of Wight self catering holiday guests.
Shanklin Isle of Wight
Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms (including an infant)
Delightful Grade II listed cottage in a quiet rural hamlet with lovely walks. The seaside resort of Shanklin, with its lovely sandy beaches, is only 1.5 miles away. The cottage has a pretty enclosed walled garden with fragrant plants. It has been furnished and equipped to a very high standard to provide very attractive, centrally heated, accommodation Isle of Wight self catering holiday cottage. Dairymaid Cottage has an approval rating of 4.9 stars from 44 Isle of Wight self catering holiday guests.
Shanklin Isle of Wight
Limerstone Isle of Wight
Sleeps 11 in 5 bedrooms;
A delightful detached house with a private heated swimming pool set in extensive private grounds and with coastal views from all the front facing rooms. It is very attractively situated in the small rural hamlet of Limerstone and is only 1.5 miles from the south west coast of the Isle of Wight. This is an area of outstanding natural beauty. There is access to a wonderful walking area with footpaths following the downs at the rear of Monkspath on the Worsley / Tennyson Trail towards the Needles. View Monks Path »
New Cottage; Sleeps 5 + 1 in 3 bedrooms
Stone cottage in lovely peaceful Isle of Wight rural hamlet with large garden. Elm Cottage has a charming double bedroom, a bunk bedroom and a spacious single room which can accommodate an extra bed. It has a spacious sitting room with a wood burning stove, a separate dining room and a fitted kitchen equipped with a electric cooker and hob, microwave, fridge freezer and washing machine. There is a ground floor shower room with a w.c. and a bathroom with basin w.c. upstairs. Lovely large garden with garden furniture and a trampoline for children. Parking for one car. Isle of Wight self catering holiday cottage. Elm Cottage has an approval rating of 4.5 stars from 17 Isle of Wight self catering holiday guests. Elm Cottage is a new Isle of Wight self catering cottage.
Roud Isle of Wight
Sleeps 7 + 1 in 4 bedrooms
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. Isle of Wight self catering holiday cottage. Stanwell Barn Cottage has an approval rating of 4.7 stars from 24 Isle of Wight self catering holiday guests.
Bembridge Isle of Wight
Sleeps 4 + a baby in 2 bedrooms
This delightful Grade II listed stone cottage has been sympathetically converted from the former stables of the nearby Apse Manor. Groom Cottage is a large property with thick stone walls, wooden beams and an attractive appearance with four gables. It nestles within an enclosed courtyard approached through a lovely arched entrance. The original building dates back to 1695, and period stone door surrounds and lintels can be seen on its south elevation. Parking available adjacent to the cottage. Ferries can be booked for you at greatly discounted prices. Isle of Wight self catering holiday cottage. Groom Cottage has an approval rating of 4.9 stars from 53 Isle of Wight self catering holiday guests.
Shanklin Isle of Wight
New Property Sleeps 8 + 1 in 4 bedrooms
This beautiful farmhouse, set within its own 35 acres of farmland, is in an idyllic rural location offering privacy and tranquility. There are lovely open views across the garden and surrounding fields from almost every room. It is a light and spacious 4 bedroom property with 2 'king size' double bedrooms and two twin bedrooms plus a family bathroom, an en-suite bathroom and a cloakroom with a w.c. and basin. There is a lovely open plan fitted kitchen which is extremely well equipped with beautiful wooden units and a delightful breakfast area beside French doors opening into the garden; a utility/boot room; a lovely large sitting room with a wood burning stove, comfortable seating and a flat screen television/Freeview; a charming dining room. Upstairs there are 4 charming bedrooms including a master double room with an en-suite and views across fields to Godshill. The farmhouse if surrounded by open lawns and there is a terrace with garden furniture so that meals can be enjoyed in the sunshine. Isle of Wight self catering holiday cottage. Upper Dolcoppice Farmhouse Cottage has an approval rating of 4.6 stars from 7 Isle of Wight self catering holiday guests. Upper Dolcoppice Farmhouse is a new Isle of Wight self catering cottage.
Whitwell Isle of Wight
New Cottage; Sleeps 8 + baby (under 12 months) in 4 bedrooms
This charming stone villa stands in the pretty old village of the coastal resort on Shanklin on the south east side of the Isle of Wight. The lovely garden of the property adjoins Shanklin Chine which provides a beautiful walk down to the sea. The delightful sandy beach of Shanklin is within a 5 minute walk. Here the sand gently slopes into the water - swimming, paddling and boating. can be enjoyed. Isle of Wight self catering holiday cottage. Chine Side Cottage has an approval rating of 4.9 stars from 15 Isle of Wight self catering holiday guests.
Shanklin Isle of Wight
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The Families Welcome Scheme is run and administered by Quality in Tourism and these cottages have been assessed as having the facilities required by families on holiday on the Isle of Wight. In general they ensure there are facilities for young children as well as toys, games, cots and local information for families. Full information can be viewed at www.qualityintourism.com/quality-schemes/welcome-schemes/
Welcome Schemes on the Isle of Wight
There are 4 Welcome Schemes on the Isle of Wight.
Walkers Welcome - Isle of Wight holiday cottage accommodation suitable for walkers and those wishing to hike around the Isle of Wight. Cottages come with walking information and clothes drying facilities. - Walkers Welcome »
Cyclists Welcome - Isle of Wight holiday cottage accommodation suitable for cyclists. Cottages come with cycling information, clothes drying facilities, a first aid kit and basic tools. - Cyclists Welcome »
Welcomes Pets! - Pet friendly cottages which have those little extras which make pets feel at home. Welcomes Pets cottages have facilities for pets, local information you might need for your pet and details of local vet services. - Welcomes Pets! »
Families Welcome - Isle of Wight self catering holiday cottage accommodation for families that have special facilities for those traveling with young children. - Families Welcome »
For an overview of the Welcome Schemes visit Welcome Schemes »