Charming lodge nestled in the grounds of Ventnor Park
Lounge with detailed windows overlooking the pretty surroundings
Open plan dining room
Kitchen with further space to sit and dine
One of the quaint twin bedrooms
Twin bedroom with decorative fireplace
The neighbouring award winning Ventnor Park
1 / 8  Charming lodge nestled in the grounds of Ventnor Park
2 / 8  Lounge with detailed windows overlooking the pretty surroundings
3 / 8  Open plan dining room
4 / 8  Kitchen with further space to sit and dine
5 / 8  One of the quaint twin bedrooms
6 / 8  Twin bedroom with decorative fireplace
7 / 8  Bathroom
8 / 8  The neighbouring award winning Ventnor Park

Park Lodge

Ventnor, Isle of Wight
Visit England rating: 4 stars
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Change Sat
No Dogs
VE 4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Family friendly
Towels for hire
Travel cot available
Highchair available
11 more

Save on your ferry crossing!

Special rates when you book with us

At a glance

  • Pretty Swiss-style cottage located in the gardens of Steephill Castle on the Isle of Wight
  • Surrounded by sheltered lawns, winding pathways and an 18-hole putting green
  • Walking distance from the seafront at Ventnor
  • Renovated to a high standard to retain many original features
  • Private courtyard with garden furniture and a stream
  • Shops, restaurants and pub under a mile away
Property code: IC093

Built in 1881 in the grounds of Steephill Castle, this charming lodge offers light and airy accommodation in a private and peaceful setting.

This charming Swiss style cottage is situated in the beautiful gardens of Ventnor Park. These gardens have sheltered lawns, well kept paths and an excellent 18-hole putting green. Nearby footpaths lead up to high ground from where there are beautiful sea views. The sandy beach of Ventnor can be reached by taking a pleasant five-minute stroll through the gardens and down to the esplanade. Footpaths also lead directly from the cottage to the quiet cove of Steephill and the Botanical Gardens.

Park Lodge was built in 1881 in the grounds of Steephill Castle. It is constructed of Island stone and attractively carved wood. It has been renovated to a high standard and care has been taken to retain many of the original features of the cottage, with accommodation for six people. On the ground floor there is a large open plan kitchen equipped with an electric cooker and hob, microwave, dishwasher and refrigerator. A freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer are also provided. There is a spacious dining area with French doors opening onto a small veranda. The ground floor has two twin bedrooms and a modern bathroom with a bath overhead, shower, basin and W.C.

Stairs lead up to a spacious sitting room with leaded windows which enjoy open views across the gardens. This room is furnished with a sofa and chairs, and a television with DVD and video players. A door opens from here onto the balcony. Also upstairs, is a large double bedroom with king-size bed and a shower room with a built in shower, W.C and basin. Central heating and electricity is free of charge. A wooden cot and high chair are available.

Park Lodge has a private courtyard at the front of the cottage with garden furniture and a stream. Particular care is required with children. Visitors have access to the extensive surrounding gardens of Ventnor Park. Cars can be parked in the road opposite the cottage. There are a variety of shops restaurants and a public house within ten minutes walk. Public transport is within a three minutes walk.

Please note there is a refundable £100 security deposit for this property payable closer to the start of your holiday.

  • 3 bedrooms - 1 twin, 1 king-size
  • 2 bathrooms – 1 shower over the bath with WC, 1 shower room with WC
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer
  • Central heating and electric included
  • TV/DVD in the lounge
  • Private courtyard garden with furniture and stream
  • Access to shared lawns
  • Bed linen included
  • Sea views
  • Regret no pets
  • Shops, restaurants and pub within walking distance

This property is personally managed by Amy.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 11 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
Overall equipment
Overall comfort
Overall location

Reviewed by Helen Salter October 2017

Fantastic lodge in great surroundings. Loved the ease of walk into Ventnor and down to the sea. Lodge was lovely and comfortable and cosy. The old features were a lovely touch to the property. I loved all the unusual stained glass. Would stay here again.

Reviewed by Eve Brotzel September 2017

We had a truly glorious week at Park Lodge. The lodge is very comfortable and quirky. The rooms were spacious and we especially loved the cupboard full of dvds, board games and activities. We will definitely return!

Reviewed by Christine Richardson August 2017

Ideal accommodation and situation for an extended family break

Reviewed by Robert Stead July 2017

A wonderful place to stay

Reviewed by Charles White June 2017

Lovely house with great furnishings and equipment. We really enjoyed our stay.

Reviewed by Andrew Stone December 2016

The property was superb and we would have no hesitation in booking again. Excellent property, excellent unique location and beautiful interior with real history. A real family home.

Reviewed by Christine Richardson September 2016

Really enjoyed our second visit,we were not disappointed at all on our return,the lodge, park and the whole Island lived up to our expectations.

Reviewed by James Sykes June 2016

A comfortable and well appointed gem of a cottage with lots of character in a lovely location.

Reviewed by Irene Moore October 2015

lovely quirky cottage,fully equipped and thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

Reviewed by Christine Richardson August 2015

Lovely unique property, based in beautiful park.Well worth another visit.

8 more


Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.
The Travel Chapter Limited, trading as | The Travel Chapter Limited is registered in England and Wales. | Registered office Travel Chapter House Gammaton Road Bideford EX39 4DF Company No. 02431506 | VAT reg: 143053210