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4 Star Cottage; Sleeps 2 in 2 bedrooms + 1 extra bed; Children 4+ yrs welcome

Castle Cottage is very attractively situated within a pleasant ten minute stroll of the sandy beach of Ventnor and the quiet cove of Steephill. At the rear of the cottage is Ventnor Park and paths lead through these lovely gardens to the Esplanade. These gardens also adjoin the Botanical Garden of Ventnor which is renowned for its mild climate and rare plants. Children of 4 years or over welcome. This Isle of Wight cottage at Ventnor sleeps 2 people in 2 bedrooms plus an extra bed. Castle Cottage has availability and prices for self catering holidays in 2018. Read full description

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Castle Cottage Booking / Availability

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28 Oct - 17 Dec 2017
319 per week
18 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
439 per week
3 Mar - 23 Mar 2018
319 per week
24 Mar - 30 Mar 2018
395 per week
31 Mar - 13 Apr 2018
455 per week
14 Apr - 27 Apr 2018
329 per week
28 Apr - 4 May 2018
349 per week
5 May - 18 May 2018
405 per week
19 May - 25 May 2018
415 per week
26 May - 1 Jun 2018
635 per week
2 Jun - 8 Jun 2018
465 per week
9 Jun - 15 Jun 2018
489 per week
16 Jun - 22 Jun 2018
529 per week
23 Jun - 29 Jun 2018
545 per week
30 Jun - 6 Jul 2018
589 per week
7 Jul - 13 Jul 2018
629 per week
14 Jul - 20 Jul 2018
665 per week
21 Jul - 27 Jul 2018
699 per week
28 Jul - 31 Aug 2018
775 per week
1 Sep - 7 Sep 2018
469 per week
8 Sep - 14 Sep 2018
449 per week
15 Sep - 21 Sep 2018
417 per week
22 Sep - 28 Sep 2018
339 per week
29 Sep - 19 Oct 2018
322 per week
20 Oct - 26 Oct 2018
435 per week
27 Oct - 21 Dec 2018
319 per week
22 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
445 per week

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Booking Fee £19.99 per booking Extra Bed £0.00 per booking 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% of cottage rental Security Bond £100 per booking

Castle Cottage has short break self catering holiday availability on the Isle of Wight. These are the short break periods.

Castle Cottage Short Breaks 2017 28th October to 17th December Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks Castle Cottage Short Breaks 2018 3rd March to 22nd March Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks Castle Cottage Short Breaks 2018 27th October to 20th December Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks

Pricing and Booking Notes for Castle Cottage

Arrival Time 14:30 Departure Time 10:00 Sleeps 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms 2
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Graham Cutts -
Very cosy quirky cottage.Very convenient for all Ventnors many amenities.Nice quiet location but very assessable. would book this cottage again. - Sep 2017 - Cottage Rating 5 Stars

Tabitha Humphrey -
Very atmospheric and quirky self catering accommodation. Excellent proximity to the coastal path and the beautiful 'Ventnor Park'. Good location for access to all roads for venturing the island. Castle Cottage was ideal, a good base and a comfortable place to end the day. Loved it and would book again! - Aug 2017 - Cottage Rating 5 Stars

Kim Badol -
The standard of the cottage was excellent, very clean and very generous accommodation size. Would definitely like to return. Ventnor itself was lovely and everyone we met was very friendly. Wonderful stay! - Aug 2017 - Cottage Rating 5 Stars

Alan Charles -
Very helpful and friendly staff at Island Cottage Holidays - Jul 2017 - Cottage Rating 4 Stars

Doreen Waddington -
There were so many things I liked about this rather quirky cottage. The central heating could be controlled by thermostat, the skylights bring wonderful light into the space both in the bedroom and the double volume living space. The small south facing sunporch is a lovely area. - Apr 2017 - Cottage Rating 5 Stars

Sylvia Trew -
Castle Cottage was awarded a 4 star review by Sylvia Trew - Dec 2016 - Cottage Rating 4 Stars

Yvonne Parker -
Castle Cottage was awarded a 4 star review by Yvonne Parker - Sep 2016 - Cottage Rating 4 Stars

Anette Neff -
Castle Cottage was awarded a 4 star review by Anette Neff - Sep 2016 - Cottage Rating 4 Stars

B.A.O. Hewett -
We much enjoyed our stay there this year. Mr Curzon was most helpful in hosing down our salt covered car from the ferry crossing! - Sep 2016 - Cottage Rating 5 Stars

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The Clock House Ventnor Isle of Wight

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Upper Garden Lodge Ventnor Isle of Wight
Upper Garden Lodge Ventnor Isle of Wight

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Little Granville Cottage Whitwell Isle of Wight
Little Granville Cottage Whitwell Isle of Wight

Little Granville

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Apse Manor Forge Cottage Shanklin Isle of Wight

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Fodder Stable

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Castle Coach House Ventnor Isle of Wight
Castle Coach House Ventnor Isle of Wight

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Sleeps 2 in 1 bedroom
This pretty cottage is one of a small group of 5 cottages nestled in an attractive courtyard location adjacent to Ventnor Park Gardens and within a pleasant 10 minute stroll through the park to Ventnor esplanade with its lovely beach and bay. Castle Coach House has been converted from part of the original stables of Steephill Castle and has pretty leaded windows, a lovely bay window, a charming porch and many beams.

The Clock House Ventnor Isle of Wight
The Clock House Ventnor Isle of Wight

The Clock House

Ventnor Isle of Wight

Sleeps 2 + 1 small child in 1 bedroom.
This pretty cottage is attractively situated within a pleasant ten minute walk of the sandy beach of Ventnor or the quiet cove of Steephill on the south coast of the Island. Ventnor Park is at the rear of the cottage and paths lead through these gardens to the Esplanade. These gardens also adjoin the Botanical Garden of Ventnor which is renowned for its rare plants and the mild climate. The Clock House is one of a small group of cottages which have been converted from the original stables of Steephill Manor House.

Paper Barn Cottage Newchurch Isle of Wight
Paper Barn Cottage Newchurch Isle of Wight

Paper Barn

Newchurch Isle of Wight

Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms;
The cottage occupies a delightful position on a lovely 12-acre farm, where horses are kept. The farm is surrounded by beautiful open countryside. It is a delightful walking area and visitors can follow footpaths over the Downs from close to the cottage. Great location for exploring the East of the Isle of Wight and only a short drive from Seaview or Shanklin. A nearby public house serves excellent food.

Lavender Cottage Godshill Isle of Wight
Lavender Cottage Godshill Isle of Wight

Lavender Cottage

Godshill Isle of Wight

Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms
Situated on a delightful farm in one of the loveliest parts of the Isle of Wight lying at the foot of Appuldurcombe Down and above the picturesque village of Godshill in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. A pleasant ten-minute stroll through the beech copse and across the fields leads to the centre of Godshill. This village is renowned for its church and pretty thatched cottages.

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. For more information visit Ferry crossing and booking information

Castle Cottage has ground floor accommodation and is a non smoking cottage. WiFi Internet is provided free of charge at Castle Cottage. Castle Cottage is available for weekly self catering holiday bookings from Saturday to Saturday. The normal arrival time at this holiday cottage is 14:30 and the normal departure time is 10:00. Short break weekend and midweek self catering holidays are available from 28th October 2017 to 17th December 2017, 3rd March 2018 to 22nd March 2018 and 27th October 2018 to 20th December 2018.

Castle Cottage Guest Comments

Reviews and feedback for Castle Cottage and holidays on the Isle of Wight

49 Guest Reviews for Castle Cottage
5 Stars - (22)
Graham Cutts - Sep 2017

Very cosy quirky cottage.Very convenient for all Ventnors many amenities.Nice quiet location but very assessable. would book this cottage again. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Tabitha Humphrey - Aug 2017

Very atmospheric and quirky self catering accommodation. Excellent proximity to the coastal path and the beautiful 'Ventnor Park'. Good location for access to all roads for venturing the island. Castle Cottage was ideal, a good base and a comfortable place to end the day. Loved it and would book again! Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Kim Badol - Aug 2017

The standard of the cottage was excellent, very clean and very generous accommodation size. Would definitely like to return. Ventnor itself was lovely and everyone we met was very friendly. Wonderful stay! Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Doreen Waddington - Apr 2017

There were so many things I liked about this rather quirky cottage. The central heating could be controlled by thermostat, the skylights bring wonderful light into the space both in the bedroom and the double volume living space. The small south facing sunporch is a lovely area. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

B.A.O. Hewett - Sep 2016

We much enjoyed our stay there this year. Mr Curzon was most helpful in hosing down our salt covered car from the ferry crossing! Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Jeremy Bartlett - Jun 2016

A very comfortable and conveniently situated cottage, with lots of character. Nice and quiet too. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Pamela West - Jun 2016

would recommend this cottage and location for a relaxing stay thanks to all. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Gary Berridge - May 2016

Lovely quirky cottage, well furnished and with lots of interesting decorative items. Loved the vases of flowers on tables & the white cotton bedding. Kitchen well equipped. Excellent location, 2 minutes walk through park to coastal path and outdoor gym. Would definitely recommend & go again. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Amanda Gill - Jan 2016

Our stay in Castle Cottage was outstanding, a really beautiful, cosy cottage in a gorgeous location with parking. We stayed at Christmas and really appreciated the little extras provided such as a small Christmas tree, crackers, mints, wine and a card. I cannot fault anything. Can't wait to go back. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Bruce Hewett - Aug 2015

Much enjoyed the property. No problems encountered other than minor items above. Ideal location to meet our daughter's family who live in Shanklin. Would like to book again in August 2016 for a week. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

John Newlin - May 2015

Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Martin Amos - Sep 2014

Castle Cottage was a lovely base for our stay on the island. We were really pleased that a few minutes walk took us in to Ventnor itself, and we had some very tasty meals at the Spyglass Inn. The whole holiday met if not exceeded our expectations.Would recommend it. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Brigitte Williams - Nov 2013

The cottage was everything we could have hoped for. Spacious, a well equipped kitchen, comfortable beds, sofas and chairs and tasteful, quality, soft furnishings. Above all it was so peaceful. We would highly recommend it for a quiet, relaxing stay. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Tina Macrae - Nov 2013

We had a great holiday. The cottage was excellent. Generous size, clean and well furnished. Location was great too. Loved the wifi and sky tv. We can't wait to visit again! Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Valerie Ballantyne - Sep 2013

Delightful property,with a wonderful comfortable feel to it. The cottage is very close to the sea, we enjoyed the walks to Ventnor and Steephill Cove. A first class holiday. Would love to come back, if we could guarantee the sunny weather! Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

C Jones - Aug 2013

Castle cottage is restful, comfortable, well-appointed and tastefully decorated. We appreciated the quiet courtyard location. Even though it is next to a road, the cottage itself is peaceful and has private outside space. The owner was friendly and helpful and made us feel welcome. Thank you for a lovely stay. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Peter F - May 2013

Many thanks to Russell and his wife for looking after us and ensuring all was well throughout our stay. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Steve H - Nov 2012

Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Anna F - Jul 2012

Fabulous cottage! Beautifully renovated and designed, quirky and cleverly laid out - luxuriously comfortable and built around a little sun-trap of a courtyard. Spotlessly clean on arrival, hosts were warmly welcoming and helpful - our shopping had even been delivered and put away. Highly recommended! Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Susan C - Aug 2011

Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Will - Jan 2010

Very tastefully done, love the high ceiling and open beams, and bits and pieces. The photos on the website don't do it justice, needs a floorplan too to really appreciate it. Very pleasant and helpful owners. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Paul - Oct 2009

With a bit more attention to detail, like less cobwebs, The plugs to the basins being attached to the chains & some instruction on the heating & hot water we would have given the property 5 stars on all points. We did however have a lovely stay & would recommend Ventnor & the cottage. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

4 Stars - (20)
Alan Charles - Jul 2017

Very helpful and friendly staff at Island Cottage Holidays Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Sylvia Trew - Dec 2016

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Yvonne Parker - Sep 2016

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Anette Neff - Sep 2016

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Edeltraud Pafilk - Sep 2016

On the whole, a very nice cottage in a good location Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Dale Briggs - Sep 2015

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Cynthia Foulds - May 2015

This was a lovely cottage in an excellent location. We would certainly like to come again. We found the parking directly outside to be a great benefit and also loved the little conservatory which we used for relaxing after walking on the coast and downs. Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Alan Thompson - May 2015

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Rosemary Rennie - Apr 2015

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Greer Owen - Apr 2015

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Ian M - Jan 2013

Ideal location, very good standard accommodation, will happily return, and would recommend to others. Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Lynn S - Sep 2012

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Marian C - May 2012

very nice flat and very good position. Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Rosemary P - May 2012

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Steven B - May 2012

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Chris B - May 2012

We enjoyed the park next door and swift access to the sea. We would love to come again. Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Rosemary P - May 2012

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Marilyn W - Oct 2011

Over all we enjoyed our stay at castle cottage. It was a quiet spot and very convenient for Ventnor. Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Denise - Jun 2010

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

kim - Mar 2010

we loved the cottage, the location, the helpful owners (helped by the fact that the weather was fantastic!) and the booking people/website who were also very helpful. will certainly use this service again! thanks very much, kim. Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

3 Stars - (4)
Dunn - Jul 2016

Cottage Rating: 3 Stars

Glenis Lane - Jul 2015

Had a lovely week because the weather was lovely. Cottage could do with a bit of t.l.c. The welcome we received could have been better. The ferry was running late which obviously inconvenienced the owner more than it did us. Cottage Rating: 3 Stars

Marie Royal - Aug 2014

We had a great week, the cottage is very well positioned for coastal walks. Small but adequate for a couple. Cottage Rating: 3 Stars

Anthony Grimwood - Aug 2014

Cottage Rating: 3 Stars

2 Stars - (2)
R Crampton - Nov 2012

Cottage Rating: 2 Stars

Robert V - Jul 2012

The cottage is attractively situated but one keep not his promesis about the high standard. It has a neglected aspect. Cottage Rating: 2 Stars

1 Stars - (1)
J Sippitts - Oct 2013

An unsatisfactory stay; damp and rodent issues. Not recommended in the slightest. Cottage Rating: 1 Stars

Graham Cutts - Sep 2017

Very cosy quirky cottage.Very convenient for all Ventnors many amenities.Nice quiet location but very assessable. would book this cottage again. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Tabitha Humphrey - Aug 2017

Very atmospheric and quirky self catering accommodation. Excellent proximity to the coastal path and the beautiful 'Ventnor Park'. Good location for access to all roads for venturing the island. Castle Cottage was ideal, a good base and a comfortable place to end the day. Loved it and would book again! Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Kim Badol - Aug 2017

The standard of the cottage was excellent, very clean and very generous accommodation size. Would definitely like to return. Ventnor itself was lovely and everyone we met was very friendly. Wonderful stay! Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Alan Charles - Jul 2017

Very helpful and friendly staff at Island Cottage Holidays Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Doreen Waddington - Apr 2017

There were so many things I liked about this rather quirky cottage. The central heating could be controlled by thermostat, the skylights bring wonderful light into the space both in the bedroom and the double volume living space. The small south facing sunporch is a lovely area. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Sylvia Trew - Dec 2016

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Yvonne Parker - Sep 2016

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Anette Neff - Sep 2016

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

B.A.O. Hewett - Sep 2016

We much enjoyed our stay there this year. Mr Curzon was most helpful in hosing down our salt covered car from the ferry crossing! Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Edeltraud Pafilk - Sep 2016

On the whole, a very nice cottage in a good location Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Jeremy Bartlett - Jun 2016

A very comfortable and conveniently situated cottage, with lots of character. Nice and quiet too. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Pamela West - Jun 2016

would recommend this cottage and location for a relaxing stay thanks to all. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Gary Berridge - May 2016

Lovely quirky cottage, well furnished and with lots of interesting decorative items. Loved the vases of flowers on tables & the white cotton bedding. Kitchen well equipped. Excellent location, 2 minutes walk through park to coastal path and outdoor gym. Would definitely recommend & go again. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Amanda Gill - Jan 2016

Our stay in Castle Cottage was outstanding, a really beautiful, cosy cottage in a gorgeous location with parking. We stayed at Christmas and really appreciated the little extras provided such as a small Christmas tree, crackers, mints, wine and a card. I cannot fault anything. Can't wait to go back. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Dale Briggs - Sep 2015

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Bruce Hewett - Aug 2015

Much enjoyed the property. No problems encountered other than minor items above. Ideal location to meet our daughter's family who live in Shanklin. Would like to book again in August 2016 for a week. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Cynthia Foulds - May 2015

This was a lovely cottage in an excellent location. We would certainly like to come again. We found the parking directly outside to be a great benefit and also loved the little conservatory which we used for relaxing after walking on the coast and downs. Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

John Newlin - May 2015

Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Alan Thompson - May 2015

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Rosemary Rennie - Apr 2015

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Greer Owen - Apr 2015

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Martin Amos - Sep 2014

Castle Cottage was a lovely base for our stay on the island. We were really pleased that a few minutes walk took us in to Ventnor itself, and we had some very tasty meals at the Spyglass Inn. The whole holiday met if not exceeded our expectations.Would recommend it. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Brigitte Williams - Nov 2013

The cottage was everything we could have hoped for. Spacious, a well equipped kitchen, comfortable beds, sofas and chairs and tasteful, quality, soft furnishings. Above all it was so peaceful. We would highly recommend it for a quiet, relaxing stay. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Tina Macrae - Nov 2013

We had a great holiday. The cottage was excellent. Generous size, clean and well furnished. Location was great too. Loved the wifi and sky tv. We can't wait to visit again! Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Valerie Ballantyne - Sep 2013

Delightful property,with a wonderful comfortable feel to it. The cottage is very close to the sea, we enjoyed the walks to Ventnor and Steephill Cove. A first class holiday. Would love to come back, if we could guarantee the sunny weather! Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

C Jones - Aug 2013

Castle cottage is restful, comfortable, well-appointed and tastefully decorated. We appreciated the quiet courtyard location. Even though it is next to a road, the cottage itself is peaceful and has private outside space. The owner was friendly and helpful and made us feel welcome. Thank you for a lovely stay. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Peter F - May 2013

Many thanks to Russell and his wife for looking after us and ensuring all was well throughout our stay. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Ian M - Jan 2013

Ideal location, very good standard accommodation, will happily return, and would recommend to others. Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Steve H - Nov 2012

Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Lynn S - Sep 2012

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Anna F - Jul 2012

Fabulous cottage! Beautifully renovated and designed, quirky and cleverly laid out - luxuriously comfortable and built around a little sun-trap of a courtyard. Spotlessly clean on arrival, hosts were warmly welcoming and helpful - our shopping had even been delivered and put away. Highly recommended! Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Marian C - May 2012

very nice flat and very good position. Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Rosemary P - May 2012

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Steven B - May 2012

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Chris B - May 2012

We enjoyed the park next door and swift access to the sea. We would love to come again. Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Rosemary P - May 2012

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Marilyn W - Oct 2011

Over all we enjoyed our stay at castle cottage. It was a quiet spot and very convenient for Ventnor. Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Susan C - Aug 2011

Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Denise - Jun 2010

Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

kim - Mar 2010

we loved the cottage, the location, the helpful owners (helped by the fact that the weather was fantastic!) and the booking people/website who were also very helpful. will certainly use this service again! thanks very much, kim. Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Will - Jan 2010

Very tastefully done, love the high ceiling and open beams, and bits and pieces. The photos on the website don't do it justice, needs a floorplan too to really appreciate it. Very pleasant and helpful owners. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Paul - Oct 2009

With a bit more attention to detail, like less cobwebs, The plugs to the basins being attached to the chains & some instruction on the heating & hot water we would have given the property 5 stars on all points. We did however have a lovely stay & would recommend Ventnor & the cottage. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

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Castle Cottage Holiday Availability

Popular Holiday Weeks Available for Self catering holidays at Castle Cottage

Castle Cottage has 282 days available for Isle of Wight self catering holidays from the 19th November 2017 to 31st December 2018. That means Castle Cottage is 30.88% booked for this holiday period with 18.0 weeks confirmed so far.

Castle Cottage Local Holiday Information

Ventnor, Isle of Wight local attractions for a self catering holiday at Castle Cottage

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

Eating and Drinking In and Around Ventnor

The Spy Glass Inn
Ventnor, Isle of Wight
Spy Glass Ventnor Isle of Wight

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 Glass
Telephone: 01983 855 338
Address: The Spyglass Inn, Esplanade, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 1JX
The Met Bar
Ventnor, Isle of Wight
The Met Bar Isle of Wight

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 Bar
Telephone: 01983 855441
Address: The Met Bar, Esplanade, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 1JP
The Pond Cafe
Bonchurch, Isle of Wight
Pond Cafe Bonchurch Isle of Wight

The Pond Cafe offers excellent lunches and dinners in the pretty little village of Bonchurch near Ventnor.

Website:The Pond Cafe
Telephone: 01983 855666
Address: Bonchurch Village Road, Ventnor, Isle of Wight. PO38 1RG
Buddle Inn
Niton Undercliff, Isle of Wight
Buddle Inn Niton Undercliff Isle of Wight

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
El Toro
Ventnor, Isle of Wight
El Toro Ventnor Isle of Wight

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 Ventnor
Address: 2 Pier Street, Ventnor PO38 1ST
Telephone: 01983 857600
Rex Piano Bar
Ventnor, Isle of Wight
Rex Piano Bar Ventnor Isle of Wight

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 Bar
Address: Kingsview, 23 Church Street, Ventnor PO38 1SN
Telephone: 01983 853355
Phileas Foggs
Ventnor, Isle of Wight
Phileas Foggs Ventnor Isle of Wight

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 Foggs
Address: 11 High Street, Ventnor PO38 1RZ
Telephone: 01983 855 500

More holiday information at www.wightinfo.co.uk/ventnor

Family Attractions

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/

Sports and Leisure

Ventnor Golf Club - 12 hole South Isle of Wight golf club with single day and holiday memberships. www.ventnorgolfclub.co.uk

South Isle of Wight Information

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

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A selection of local attractions from wightinfo.co.uk

Fogg’s of VentnorfoggsAt Fogg’s of Ventnor they believe in serving a great selection of food, using the best ingredients available and offering an informal relaxed dining experience.
Steephill Cove BeachSteephill Cove Isle of WightSteephill Cove Beach is one of the Isle of Wight’s hidden treasures and is popular with locals in the summer as it is often quiet even at... Read more »
BaltijaBaltija is beautifully situated in the wonderful semi rural coastal area of St Lawrence on the south of the Island. St Lawrence is renowned for it mild... Read more »
The Barn WhitwellLovely thatched cottage close to village centre in attractive rural area within 5 minutes drive of the coast where there are small attractive coves and the seaside... Read more »
Ventnor Botanical GardensVentnor Botanical GardensThe botanical gardens at Ventnor are a lovely place for a gentle walk to enjoy the amazing range of plants. Flower beds filled with shrubs and exotic... Read more »
Brownrigg’s Farm Shop and Cafepoultry_logoThe shop is open 7 days a week and there is a fantastic range of Brownrigg’s own meat, speciality products and Island produce.
Ventnor BeachVentnor Beach Isle of WightVentnor Beach is a popular family holiday destination due to the clear water and gently sloping beach of sand and shingle. Behind Ventnor beach there are a... Read more »
The Buddle InnbuddlesWinner of the Best Oldy-Worldy Pub with Island Ale Daily Express voted in the top 10 of beach bars Telegraph voted top 10 british pub gardens.
Barn Whitwell Cottage Available for 2017The Barn Whitwell is now available for holidays in 2017. This cottage has only recently released dates for the summer holidays and the rest of the year and therefore there is still some availability for busy holiday dates. This period cottage is located in the village of Whitwell and within a short drive or pleasant …
Shiloh Cottage New Photos 2017Shiloh Cottage near Whitwell on the South East of the Isle of Wight is a rural family self catering cottage ideal for family holidays within a short drive of the beaches at Ventnor and Shanklin. Shiloh cottage also makes a wonderful base for those wishing to cycle or walk as the area is criss-crossed with …
Luccombe Cottage New Photos 2017Luccombe Cottage is located in a beautiful rural valley between Shanklin and Ventnor and is connected to the beaches at both resorts via the coastal footpath. Luccombe Cottage is a spacious 3 bedroom cottage with large living room that leads out to the conservatory where there is a view along the coast. This rural cottage …
Elm Cottage updated for 2017 holiday seasonElm Cottage on the Isle of Wight has new photos showing updates and improvements for the 2017 self catering holiday season. Elm Cottage is located in the village of Roud near Godshill on the South East of the Isle of Wight and within a short drive of Ventnor beach. This rural location is perfect for …
Baltija Cottage 2017 photo updatesBaltija Cottage has been redecorated for the 2017 self catering holiday season and there are new photos showing the updates and changes made. Baltija enjoys a wonderful and peaceful location on the South East coast of the Isle of Wight between Ventnor and Niton Undercliff. Baltija is only a short drive or a pleasant walk …
Photos Upper Garden Lodge 2017Upper Garden Lodge in Ventnor Isle of Wight is a two bedroom self catering cottage within a short walk of Ventnor beach and on the edge of Ventnor Gardens. The cottage sleeps 3 people and is perfect for family holidays by the sea on the Isle of Wight. Upper Garden Lodge has had a number …
New photos of Dunnose Field Cottage 2017Dunnose Field Cottage has updated photographs for the 2017 self catering holiday season with new photos of the bedroom, sitting room and kitchen. Dunnose Field has a beautiful location in Luccombe in a peaceful valley between Shanklin and Ventnor. The cottage is located on the coastal path and you can walk to either beach via …
Updated Vestry Cottage Photos Isle of WightVestry Cottage is a 2 bedroom self catering holiday cottage at St Lawrence on the South East of the Isle of Wight and within a short drive of Ventnor Beach. This historic and stone built cottage has a spacious living room, a fully equipped kitchen and a beautiful garden with glimpses of the sea. St …
New Clock Tower Cottage Photos 2017The Clock Tower Cottage in Ventnor Isle of Wight is a beautiful 1 bedroom cottage with large and characterful open plan kitchen and living room with views of the sea. This self catering holiday cottage is equipped with a wood burning stove, WiFi and is within a short walk of Ventnor Beach. The Clock Tower …
2017 Photo Updates Western Lines Isle of WightWestern Lines is a 4 bedroom self catering cottage in Ventnor on the South East of the Isle of Wight. This large family cottage has views over the sea and down to the beach at Steephill Cove. This cottage takes full advantage of the sea views and there are views from most of the bedrooms …