To celebrate the New Year we are offering a chance to win a free Autumn weekend break in 2015. To take part simply become our friend on Facebook by pressing the Like button on our Facebook page. – facebook.com/islandcottages
Our Facebook Friends and any new entrants in the photo competition are put into a hat and the lucky winner is announced on 30th May. Full details of the competition are listed below. We wish you the best of luck!
The winner will have their choice of an available 3 night Friday to Monday weekend break from 26th September 2015 to 14th March 2016 (excluding Christmas and New Year) at one of the following cottages on the Isle of Wight and Purbeck.
Conditions: The winner must adhere to the conditions of booking and the party must be suitable in size for the property. The prize is for the cost of the accommodation only and doesn’t include transport cost to and from the Isle of Wight.
The prize draw will take place on the 30th May 2015. The winner will be announced on Facebook after the draw.
The new brochures for Isle of Wight Cottages and Purbeck Cottages in Dorset are now going off to be printed. We have some exciting new cottages featured as well as lots of new photos of all the cottages and updated descriptions for all the updates and new cottage features.
Get your copy of the 2015 Brochure
If you wish to receive a copy fresh off the press, or have one sent to a friend, simply email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with a postal address and the words “2015 brochures“.
When you receive your copy you might like to look out for new cottages including Iona Cottage at Seaview; Wagtails Cottage at Brighstone, Milton Stable Cottage at Freshwater, Elm Cottage near Godshill, Driftwood Cottage at Brighston and many many more.
There is a new cottage in Freshwater Bay called Milton Stables coming soon and here is a sneak peek with some some photographs.
Milton Stables sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms. There is one double room and one twin room making it idea for a family holiday on the West of the Isle of Wight.
Milton Stable is within a short walk of the beach at Freshwater Bay but also has easy access to footpaths leading up onto the downs towards Tennyson Monument and The Needles in one direction and along the spine of the Island in the direction of Carisbrooke in the other.
There is a sheltered and sunny patio area at Milton Stables which is a lovely place for enjoying meals outside or relaxing on a sunny day. The garden is fenced and gated which contains the more explorative small children.
The surrounding area of Freshwater Bay has a local shop as well as a choice of cafes and local pubs which are all within walking distance.
Iona cottage is a new cottage in Seaview on the Isle of Wight within a short walk of three excellent sandy beaches. This modern and luxurious cottage is available for self catering holidays in 2015 and sleeps 8 people in 4 bedrooms.
Seaview is a popular holiday destination between Ryde and Bembridge on the Isle of Wight due to the peaceful seaside atmosphere and wonderful beach. Iona Cottage is a short walk from the centre of Seaview and also has footpaths leading to Priory Bay which is known to Islanders as a hidden treasure which few visitors find.
Seaview has excellent access to the whole East Coast of the Island and the beach at Shanklin is only a short drive away.
We have a new and updated Isle of Wight cottages photos taken recently. They include cottages from all over the Isle of Wight in beautiful rural and seaside location including Ventnor, Shanklin, Bonchurch, Brook, Godshill and Freshwater. Each Isle of Wight cottage gets regular new photos to keep them completely up to date and ensure all the wonderful new cottage features are included.
Below are a selection of cottage photos from the Island.
To find out more and to see more cottage photos click on one of the cottages above. Alternatively browse all Isle of Wight Cottages.
Elm Cottage at Roud near Godshill on the Isle of Wight is a new self catering holiday cottage in a beautiful and quiet rural location.
This 3 bedroom cottage is suitable for families and has a large garden with two lawned areas for relaxing or for children to run around in. The local area is an attractive area with many walking trails and places to cycle.
The nearby village of Godshill is within a short drive or a pleasant walk and here you will find a lovely collection of pubs and places to enjoy tea.
The beaches at Shanklin and Ventnor are easily accessible by car or you might prefer to cycle via the cycle path to the coast.
A new cottage at Bonchurch with a wonderful seasfront location is now available to see on our website. This light and spacious 3 bedroom cottage has a wonderful position above the beach at Bonchurch and is also within a short walk of the resort town of Ventnor which can be reached via the wide and flat coastal path.
Sea Shells on the Beach has been recently restored and redecorated to a luxurious standard with a lovely open plan configuration to the kitchen and front room as well as large and comfortable bedrooms. An outside eating area at the front of the house allows you to enjoy meals with a view of the sea.
Bonchurch is a beautiful holiday destination on the South East of the Isle of Wight. The village has an attractive village pond and small nature reserve where there is information for learning about the wildlife. The village of Bonchurch also boasts a beautiful 16th Century Church and a very good restaurant. Next to Bonchurch is Ventnor and the long sand and shingle beach. Ventnor is a popular holiday destination and also has a botanical gardens, places to eat, a wine bar and a number of interesting shops. To the North East of Bonchurch is the Shanklin which is only a short drive or can be reached via the coastal path that takes you through woodlands and via a lovely tea shop.
A range of new cottages are now available in Dorset on the beautiful Isle of Purbeck. These self catering holiday cottages in Corfe Castle, Worth Matravers and Langton Matravers enjoy peaceful, rural locations and are within walking distance of the sea and beaches along the Jurassic Coast. These traditional Dorset cottages are stone built and are located in Dorset villages along the South Coast.
Sleeps 5 in 3 bedrooms; Children welcome
Green Leas is situated in the Purbeck village of Langton Matravers and in in a lovely walking area – less than a 10 minute walk of Priests Way and within a 15 minute walk of the coastal path and the sea at Dancing Ledge. The sandy beach of the small coastal resort of Swanage is is only 3 or 4 minutes drive away. The village has a village shop, public house and lovely church. Green Leas is a new Purbeck self catering cottage added April 2014. View Green Leas Langton Matravers, Dorset
Sleeps 6 in 4 bedrooms + 1 extra bed; Children welcome
This delightful traditional stone cottage stands in a peaceful lane within a few minutes walk of both wonderful open countryside and the historic castle and central square of the picturesque village of Corfe Castle. The attractive square is a lovely spot with a number of small shops – these include a National Trust gift shop, a local bakers for wonderful breads, cakes and lunchtime rolls, a traditional sweet shop; a general stores offering a wide range of local produce plus public houses, and a number of tea shops and restaurants. The tourist board grading has been Applied For. Wyncott Cottage is a new Purbeck self catering cottage added December 2013. View Wyncott Cottage Corfe Castle, Dorset
Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms + 1 extra bed; Children welcome
Traditional Purbeck holiday cottage in the picturesque village of Worth Matravers. This spacious, charming detached cottage is a few moments walk from the heart of Worth Matravers and its delightful village green and duck pond. Worth Cottage has 4 lovely bedrooms, a large fitted kitchen and a charming sitting room with wood burning stove. Beautiful gardens of almost an acre. The sandy beach at Swanage is a 10 minute drive away and the cottage is only a 15 minute walk
from the sea at Winspit. This beautiful area is part of the Jurassic Coast and is a wonderful walking and cycling area. Worth Cottage is a new Purbeck self catering cottage added October 2013. View Worth Cottage Worth Matravers, Dorset
Dunnose Field Cottage is a new self catering holiday home on the edge of Shanklin in the quiet hamlet of Luccombe. This 1 bedroom cottage has a peaceful location on the coastal path between Shanklin and Ventnor and both towns are a reached along this attractive path way.
Dunnose Field Cottage sleeps 2 people in 1 bedroom and offers a romantic and secluded getaway in a beautiful rural and coastal location.