Sleeps 9 plus a baby in 4 bedrooms
This charming, Grade II listed cottage, is only a short drive from the sandy beach of Shanklin. It is peacefully situated in a quiet leafy hamlet in beautiful countryside, only 1.5 miles from the centre of the small seaside resort of Shanklin, on the east coast of the Isle of Wight. Shanklin has a lovely sandy beach which gently slopes into the water, a variety of restaurants, small shops and traditional seaside entertainments. The cottage has a lovely large sunny garden and is in a wonderful cycling and walking area. Footpaths and bridleways lead from close to the cottage to the coast at Shanklin and there is a particularly delightful walk across fields and downs to Ventnor offering panoramic views across Sandown Bay. The pretty village of Godshill is within a 5 minute drive and here there is good public house for meals, teashops and a hill top church.
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.
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.
New Cottage; Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms
Light and spacious holiday cottage within a short walk of three excellent sandy beaches around Seaview on the East of the Isle of Wight. Iona is a modern and luxurious self catering cottage idea for family holidays on the Isle of Wight.
New Cottage; Sleeps 9 in 5 bedrooms
Lovely thatched, stone cottage, on the west side of the Isle of Wight within a 10 minute walk of the sea and within a very short drive of Yarmouth and the bays of Colwell and Totland. The cottage is furnished and equipped to a high standard to provide very comfortable accommodation for 9 people in 5 bedrooms and 3 bath/shower rooms. Two separate sitting room areas and delightful fitted kitchen. Sunny garden and parking for 3/4 cars. Wonderful walks along the coastal path and nearby Tennyson Down.
Sleeps 6+1 in 3 bedrooms
High Rising is situated within a few minutes walk of the sea at Gurnard. Here there is a quiet beach where visitors can enjoy paddling swimming and boating. A pleasant café and nearby public house provide refreshments. There is easy access to the west side of the Island with its quiet sandy coves and the nearby National Nature reserve of Newtown – an area of outstanding Natural Beauty and a wonderful area for walking and bird watching.
New Cottage sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms plus a baby
Charming detached cottage attractively situated in beautiful west Wight countryside. It is in a delightful walking area with easy access to Brighstone Forest and wonderful coastal walks plus the Tennyson Trail. The harbour of Yarmouth, with is sailing boats and excellent restaurants, is within a 10 minute drive. Also nearby are the sandy bays of Totland and Colwell. The cottage has 4 bedrooms (one on the ground floor) - two of the bedrooms have en-suite shower rooms and there is a family bathroom plus a cloakroom with WC and basin. The cottage has been furnished and equipped to a high standard and has a lovely large enclosed garden.
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.
Western Lines is beautifully situated with panoramic coastal views from almost every room and 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, a place often written about in magazines due to its wonderful simplicity and tranquility plus its excellent fish restaurant and cafe where meals can be enjoyed in the summer whilst watching children playing in the rock pools and swimming in the sea which is only a stones throw away. The fact that this lovely cove can only be accessed by foot only adds to its attraction. The pleasant small seaside resort of Ventnor is within an enjoyable 20 minute walk of the house and the larger seaside resorts of Sandown and Shanklin are only a 10 minute drive away. Here there are long sandy beaches which gently slope into the water, children's play parks and a variety of more lively entertainments.
Western lines is a lovely secluded, detached property with spacious, light and airy rooms. In order to take full advantage of the beautiful sea views the main living accommodation is upstairs. Here there is an open plan room with a newly equipped fitted kitchen with an electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge freezer and dishwasher. (A washing machine is provided in a separate area). There is a sitting area, with large picture windows overlooking the sea, furnished with a sofa and chairs plus a television, FreeSat & DVD player. A telephone and WiFi internet are also provided. A glazed door opens from the sitting room on to a large balcony where visitors can relax in the sunshine and enjoy meals whilst watching the boats.
On this upper floor there is also a double bedroom with an en-suite, newly equipped bathroom with a bath, overhead shower, W.C. and basin. On the ground floor there are three further spacious bedrooms, one double room and two twin rooms. A travel cot and high chair can be provided if required. There is a W.C. on this floor and a separate shower room with a built in shower and basin. Central heating and electricity are provided without extra charge. The house has been furnished and equipped with care to provide attractive and comfortable accommodation for eight people in a truly wonderful location.
The house has a charming garden with lawns and shrubs. There is a fenced area with a lawn where visitors can relax and children can play games. To the side of the house a few steps lead to a lower lawn with garden furniture. Two cars can be parked in the drive at the front of the house. Western Lines is within a 5 minute stroll of Ventnor Botanical Garden where there is a cafe for light meals and teas. Even closer is the cricket pavilion where a drink can be enjoyed at the bar overlooking the green. Public transport and shops are within a 20 minutes walk.
There are nearby historic sites to be enjoyed such as Carisbrooke Castle and Osborne House - the Island home of Queen Victoria; entertainments for children at the seaside resorts plus Blackgang Adventure Park, Robin Hill, Amazon Adventure; sailing and boating activities; the steam railway; fishing lakes at Whitwell; golf courses at Freshwater, Sandown and Cowes; good restaurants with AA rosettes at Ventnor, Bonchurch, Yarmouth and Seaview.
Western Lines is a non smoking cottage. WiFi Internet is provided free of charge at Western Lines. Western Lines 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 18th February 2017 to 30th March 2017 and 28th October 2017 to 17th December 2017.
For details on access to Western Lines 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.
Western Lines - Ventnor Isle of Wight
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|Western Lines Prices Per Week|
|25 March - 31 March 2017 - £429||01 April - 14 April 2017 - £855||15 April - 21 April 2017 - £855|
|22 April - 28 April 2017 - £495||29 April - 05 May 2017 - £579||06 May - 12 May 2017 - £629|
|13 May - 19 May 2017 - £655||20 May - 26 May 2017 - £665||27 May - 02 June 2017 - £1309|
|03 June - 16 June 2017 - £825||17 June - 23 June 2017 - £879||24 June - 30 June 2017 - £955|
|01 July - 07 July 2017 - £1195||08 July - 14 July 2017 - £1335||15 July - 21 July 2017 - £1499|
|22 July - 25 August 2017 - £1675||26 August - 01 September 2017 - £1575||02 September - 08 September 2017 - £795|
|09 September - 15 September 2017 - £745||16 September - 22 September 2017 - £675||23 September - 29 September 2017 - £575|
|30 September - 20 October 2017 - £459||21 October - 27 October 2017 - £795||28 October - 17 December 2017 - £425|
|18 December - 05 January 2018 - £945|
Western Lines has live availability and prices. Click on the start date to begin you booking. Booking information and options and extras available at Western Lines 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 £249.00)of cottage rental Security Bond Refundable Deposit £200 per booking
Western Lines has short break self catering holiday availability on the Isle of Wight. These are the short break periods.Western Lines Short Breaks 2017 18th February to 30th March Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks Western Lines Short Breaks 2017 28th October to 17th December Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks
Pricing and Booking Notes for Western LinesArrival Time 15:00 Departure Time 10:00 Sleeps 8 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms 2
Ventnor is a beautiful coastal town on the South East of the Isle of Wight. The location is renowned for it's microclimate which is allows exotic species of plants to grow and a number of these can be seen at the Botanical Gardens in Ventnor. The beach at Ventnor is popular with holiday visitors and locals alike due to the gently sloping sand and fine shingle beach and pleasant water for swimming. The little town boasts a good variety of shops and restaurants as well as an excellent wine bar on the seafront. The coastal path runs through Ventnor and it is possible to explore the dramatic and beautiful coastline in both directions. View more Holiday Cottages in Ventnor, Isle of Wight
Just inland from Ventnor is White Falconry which offer falconry demonstrations. White Falconry rehabilitate and conserve Isle of Wight birds of prey and are trying to maintain the wild bird population. The displays are popular with all ages and few fail to be amazed by the agility and skill of the birds. - www.whitefalconry.com
View sights and sounds from Ventnor with our Ventnor Holiday Sights and Sounds Video
A lovely seaside position and popular with visitors to Ventnor this is a great place to enjoy lunch with views over Ventnor Beach. The Spyglass Inn is also popular with walkers who are taking the coastal path.Website: The Spy GlassTelephone: 01983 855 338 Address: The Spyglass Inn, Esplanade, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 1JX
Tasty tapas and a good selection of wines make the Met Bar a popular place to eat out in Ventnor. Many tables enjoy views of Ventnor beach. http://www.metwinebar.co.uk/Website:The Met BarTelephone: 01983 855441 Address: The Met Bar, Esplanade, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 1JP
The Pond Cafe offers excellent lunches and dinners in the pretty little village of Bonchurch near Ventnor.Website:The Pond CafeTelephone: 01983 855666 Address: Bonchurch Village Road, Ventnor, Isle of Wight. PO38 1RG
A traditional public house with lovely location overlooking the sea at Niton Undercliff. Niton Undercliff is signposted from the road between Niton and Ventnor. The Buddle Inn is a lovely stop as part of a walk along the South Isle of Wight coastal path.Website:The Buddle Inn
Right in the heart of Ventnor you'll find what is probably the only authentic Spanish tapas bar on the Island. You'll receive a warm welcome from Lorraine, Serafin, Alfonsa, Nell and Patxi, and having tried our delicious homemade food we're sure you'll be tempted to come again another day.Website: El Toro VentnorAddress: 2 Pier Street, Ventnor PO38 1ST Telephone: 01983 857600
The Rex Piano Bar and Restaurant is part of the landmark Art Deco building called Kingsview and enjoys spectacular views over Ventnor Bay and along the coast towards St Catherine's Point.Website: Rex Piano BarAddress: Kingsview, 23 Church Street, Ventnor PO38 1SN Telephone: 01983 853355
At Phileas Foggs we are proud of our award winning food and service. We have wonderfully varied menu and an impressive specials board that will have your taste buds tingling before the food even arrives.Website: Phileas FoggsAddress: 11 High Street, Ventnor PO38 1RZ Telephone: 01983 855 500
More holiday information at www.wightinfo.co.uk/ventnor
St Lawrence is a seaside village just outside of Ventnor on the South East of the Isle of Wight. The village has great access to the sea via the coastal path. Nearby bays of include Steephill Cove which has a pretty beach as well as a cafe and a restaurant.
Spyglass Inn, Ventnor - A lovely seaside position and popular with visitors to Ventnor this is a great place to enjoy lunch with views over Ventnor Beach. The Spyglass Inn is also popular with walkers who are taking the coastal path. http://thespyglass.com/
The Hambrough, Ventnor - Luxurious restaurant with delicious food worthy of their Michelin Star. Ideal for treating someone special. - The Hambrough
Buddle Inn, Niton Undercliff - A traditional public house with lovely location overlooking the sea at Niton Undercliff. Niton Undercliff is signposted from the road between Niton and Ventnor. The Buddle Inn is a lovely stop as part of a walk along the South Isle of Wight coastal path. http://www.buddleinn.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 www.blackgangchine.com/
Ventnor Golf Club - 12 hole South Isle of Wight golf club with single day and holiday memberships. www.ventnorgolfclub.co.uk
The South of the Isle of Wight is a wonderful mix of pretty beaches and dramatic coastal landscape. The sand and shingle beach at Ventnor is one of the more popular holiday locations but hidden gems such as Bonchurch and Steephill Cove are really worth a visit too.
The coastal path around the South Coast of the Isle of Wight is a particularly beautiful stretch to explore and passes a number of attractive sites which include Steephill Cove, Orchard Bay and St Catherine's Light House at Niton Undercliff. Some of this area has been prone to erosion so you must stick to the footpath and take heed of diversions.
Inland one finds a beautiful rural area with high downs from which panoramic views can be enjoyed. A Botanical garden at Ventnor takes advantage of a warm micro climate found in this part of the Island. View more South 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 Western Lines 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.
Western Lines is a four-bedroomed detached property, built in the 1970’s and which overlooks Steephill Cove. Western Lines is located in a secluded position near to the Ventnor Botanic Gardens. It is accessed from Steephill Road via a private lane and a sloping concrete driveway. The property is not particularly suited to those using a wheelchair due to the lounge and kitchen being situated on the first floor. It is however suited to anyone able to climb one flight of stairs.
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Public transport is available from Steephill Road, as well as from the nearby town of Ventnor (around 1 mile away). The timetables for all Island buses are available on the Southern Vectis website:www.islandbuses.info
Western Lines is situated in a rural location overlooking Steephill Cove. The nearest town of Ventnor is 1 mile away and has a post office, supermarket, pubs, cafes,
restaurants and many small local shops, as well as accessible taxis there.
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Western Lines is situated along a private lane around 150m long, which is unmade up in areas. The width of the lane varies between 2m-3.5m and it has a small turning area. There is a sloped concrete drive from the lane to the front of the property. The property is situated in a secluded rural location.
There is parking for three cars in the driveway. The concrete surface is firm, level and gently sloping.
Entrance to Property
There is one entrance to the property. Access into the property is from the driveway and up two steps 190mm high.The floor covering inside the entrance is short pile carpet.
See floorplan for details of property layout.
Halls, Stairs, Landings, Passageways
The entrance hall on the ground floor has short pile fitted carpet. The dog leg stairs lead from the entrance hall to the first floor. There are 13 carpetted steps, 190mm high with 230mm treads. The landing to the first floor also has short pile fitted carpet. There is level access inside the property on each floor.
The first floor sitting room is furnished with one 2-seater sofa (1300mm wide), 2 single chairs (each 600mm wide),
2 easy chairs (450mm wide) and a rocking chair (420mm wide). There is a flat screen TV, DVD and FreeSat all with remote controls. Flooring is cork effect tiles. There is a door from the kitchen onto the balcony, with one step 120mm down. The balcony area is paved.
The kitchen/dining room is situated on the first floor. There is a table seating eight, 780mm high. The worktops are 930mm high (with no clearance underneath to the sink or worktops). There is a front opening cooker, a front opening dishwasher, and a fridge freezer (fridge section above). Flooring is cork effect tiles. There is a door from the kitchen onto the balcony, with one step 120mm down. The balcony area is paved.
Bedrooms and Sleeping Areas
There are four bedrooms within the property, three located on the ground floor and one on the first floor.
Bedroom 1 (ground floor) has a double bed 500mm high. There is around 0.5m space to the right hand side, and 0.8m space to the left hand side, and the bed is moveable. There is no under-bed space. Furniture in this room includes two bedside cabinets (630mm high), and a dressing table (690mm high). There is a cupboard with double doors, with hanging space and a shelf above to store clothes. Flooring is short pile fitted carpet.
Bedroom 2 (twin bedroom, ground floor) has twin beds 570mm high, with 0.8m space between the beds. There is 280mm under-bed space. Furniture in this room includes one bedside cabinet (680mm high). There is one cupboard with hanging space and a shelf above. There
is 0.5m space between the door and the bed. Flooring is short pile fitted carpet.
Bedroom 3 (ground floor twin bedroom) has twin beds 570mm high, with 0.8m space between the beds. There is 280mm under-bed space. Furniture in this room includes one bedside cabinet (680mm high). There is one cupboard with hanging space and a shelf above. Flooring is short pile fitted carpet.
Bedroom 4 (first floor Master bedroom) has a double bed 600mm high with no under bed space. There is around 0.5m space either side of the bed. There are two bedside cabinets (630mm high). There is one cupboard with hanging space and a shelf above. Flooring is short pile fitted carpet. There is an en-suite bathroom leading from this room.
Bathrooms, Shower-rooms and Toilets
There is a w.c. (460mm high) and wash hand basin (820mm high) to the ground floor. There is no space for lateral wheelchair transfer. The flooring is lino.
There is a separate shower-room with wash hand basin on the ground floor. The shower is 700x700mm with a 110mm lip. The flooring is lino.
There is an en-suite bathroom to Bedroom 4 on the first floor. Flooring is slate tiles. There is a bath 550mm high, with an over-bath shower (attached to the taps), a wash hand basin (840mm high) and a toilet (440mm high). There is no space for lateral wheelchair transfer.
Grounds and Gardens
Access to the rear of the property is via a narrow paved path leading around the side of the house. There is a lawned area at the side and rear of the property with garden furniture.
There is an integral garage at the property in which the washing machine and boiler are situated.
Western Lines, Steephill Road, St Lawrence, Isle of Wight, PO38 1UF
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The cottage description, photos and cottage details for Western Lines Ventnor, Isle of Wight were updated on 20/03/2017 15:47:54
Western Lines has 125 days available for Isle of Wight self catering holidays from the 28th March 2017 to 31st December 2017. That means Western Lines is 55.20% booked for this holiday period with 22.0 weeks confirmed so far.