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An attractive stone cottage
The cosy and comfortable lounge is the perfect place to relax together
Open plan kitchen and dining room for those home-cooked meals
The dining area which opens to the kitchen
The stunning galleried landing with bedrooms all around
The double en-suite bedroom with exposed stone feature wall
Lovely en-suite bathroom
The twin bedroom with exposed stone wall and sky light window
The characterful bunk bedroom
An additional shower room
The gardens to the front of the cottage
1 / 11  An attractive stone cottage
2 / 11  The cosy and comfortable lounge is the perfect place to relax together
3 / 11  Open plan kitchen and dining room for those home-cooked meals
4 / 11  The dining area which opens to the kitchen
5 / 11  The stunning galleried landing with bedrooms all around
6 / 11  The double en-suite bedroom with exposed stone feature wall
7 / 11  Lovely en-suite bathroom
8 / 11  The twin bedroom with exposed stone wall and sky light window
9 / 11  The characterful bunk bedroom
10 / 11  An additional shower room
11 / 11  The gardens to the front of the cottage

Stag Cottage

Godshill, Isle of Wight
Sleeps 7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Change Sat
No Dogs
4 star
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Working farm
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Family friendly
Towels for hire
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Converted barn with marvellous open views across the fields and Downs
  • Set above the village of Godshill with a variety of tearooms, pubs and restaurants
  • Light accommodation with contemporary décor styled around glimpses of old stone walls
  • Enclosed garden at the rear with furniture for enjoying meals outside
  • Located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with fantastic strolls and trails
  • Short drive takes you down to the sandy beaches at Sandown, Shanklin and Ventnor
Property code: IC129

This gorgeous barn conversion in Godshill offers bright accommodation in a picturesque rural setting with plenty of walks and trails for exploring the stunning countryside.

This lovely stone cottage was originally a large and ancient stone barn at Sainham Farm. It is situated in the attractive courtyard and has marvellous open views from the rear across the fields to the downs. The cottage is in one of the loveliest parts of the Island, lying at the foot of Appuldurcombe Down and above the picturesque village of Godshill in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Godshill can be reached by taking a pleasant ten-minute stroll through the beech copse and across the fields. The village has a variety of tea shops and restaurants, as well as two great public houses. This is a wonderful walking area. Footpaths lead from the farm to Appuldurcombe and join the extensive Stenbury Trail to the coast at Ventnor. The stunning sandy beaches of Sandown, Shanklin and Ventnor are under a twenty-minute drive away.

Stag Cottage has been skilfully designed to provide spacious accommodation with unforgettable rural views. It has been furnished and equipped with care in a modern style. The front door opens into a beautifully striking hallway with a central staircase ascending to a gallery that leads to three bedrooms. There is a lovely double room with en-suite bathroom offering a hand shower and WC, a twin room and a bedroom with a triple sleeper bunk bed suitable for two adults and a child sleeping above, or just two children. A travel cot and high chair are available. There is also a separate shower room with a built in shower and WC.

On the ground floor there is a sitting room comfortably furnished with sofas and a television with Freeview and a DVD player. WiFi internet is provided at the cottage. The modern fitted kitchen is equipped to a high standard with a range style Esse cooker, electric 2 ring hob, separate electric oven, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine and fridge/freezer. There is an attractive dining area by the window. A cloakroom with W.C is also on the ground floor. The cottage is centrally heated and all heating and electricity is at no extra charge.

Guests have access to a lovely fenced garden at the rear of the cottage where they can relax and enjoy the open views. Garden furniture is provided. Cars can be parked close to the cottage. A regular bus service and shop is within a ten-minute walk. Beautiful carpets of bluebells can be a joy to see in nearby woodland in late April and early May.

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

  • 3 bedrooms - 1 double, 1 twin and 1 bunk bed with a double bed and single bed above
  • 3 bathrooms - 1 en-suite bathroom with bath, handheld shower and WC, 1 shower room with cubicle shower and WC
  • 1 ground floor WC
  • Range cooker, 2 ring electric hob, separate electric oven, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine and fridge/freezer
  • Central heating and electric included
  • Bed linen included
  • Off-road parking close to the cottage
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Regret no pets
  • Bus service and shop within walking distance
  • TV/DVD
  • The rear garden is accessed by the front door and heading around the cottage
  • Part of a complex of 5 similar style cottages
  • Sleeps 6+1

This property is personally managed by Amy.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 8 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Ian 14th September 2019

Lovely cottage in a wonderful setting on a working farm just outside the beautiful village of Godshill, which is just a short walk away where we had some good pub meals and a nice tea garden. Loved the peace and tranquility. Probably the most chilled holiday I have had . . .

Reviewed by Suki 20th July 2019

Comfortable pretty cottage with good parking situated in attractive farm complex. Well kitted out, bright and clean, back garden accessed from side of cottage and a short walk to Godshill which is a picturesque village. Lovely local walks with path onto the downs accessed from the back of the farm.

Reviewed by mark 13th July 2019

Stag cottage is located in a beautiful setting just behind the village of Godshill. It is surrounded by lovely walks ideal for children to run up and down spotting rabbits and picking blackberries. A short walk to the pubs of Godshill is a welcome breath of fresh air after enjoying the food. Location is very cLose to everywhere on the island. ThoroRead moreughly recommend for families of all ages. Hide

Reviewed by Jose 29th June 2019

Beautiful location, near everything and lovely for our grandchildren we enjoyed very much.

Reviewed by Barbara 18th May 2019

Fabulous location, nothing but birdsong & bleating lambs so great if you want to really relax & enjoy the countryside. Easy walks from the cottage so no need to be in the car all of the time, plenty of eating choices in Godshill just 15 minutes walk away via the wooded footpath & supermarkets within a few miles, ideal for chill-out break

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