A beautiful lodge with water views overlooking the ponds, ideal for wildlife watching. This is the perfect retreat for couples and dogs.
Just a couple of miles from the golden sandy beaches of Sandown, this cosy and inviting lodge provides relaxing accommodation for two guests. Perfect for a couple exploring the eastern part of the Isle of Wight, this lovely log cabin overlooks private ponds and makes a tranquil holiday retreat. Ideal for keen walkers and cyclists, this is a wonderful base for nature lovers and is set in a delightful spot in the Isle of Wight Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Entering this light and spacious waterside lodge, you will find the fresh and relaxing open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. Featuring a charming view over the pond, the lounge is an ideal space in which to unwind with a good book or a favourite movie. The dining area is ideal for a romantic meal which you can prepare in the fully equipped kitchen. The cabin also offers a king-size bedroom with a TV and views over the water, plus a stylish shower room. Outside, the pretty decked balcony overlooks the beautiful Alverstone ponds. Featuring outdoor furniture, this is a lovely spot for spotting the local birds and wildlife including ducks, herons and carp. There’s on-site allocated parking for one car, and private fishing is available for a fee payable to the owner.
The bustling seaside resort of Sandown has a great choice of pubs and restaurants, as well as popular attractions including Dinosaur Isle, Sandham Gardens and the Wildheart Animal Sanctuary. Away from the town, local attractions include Bembridge Fort and Downs (3.5 miles), Amazon World Zoo (2 miles) and Godshill Model Village (5 miles). Heading south along the coast, the picturesque resort of Shanklin (4 miles) is known for its traditional promenade, Rylstone Gardens, the stunning Shanklin Chine and the delightful Shanklin Old Village. The charming Victorian resort of Ventnor is also nearby (6.5 miles).