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5 Star Cottage; Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms; Children welcome
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This charming stone villa stands in the pretty old village of the coastal resort on Shanklin on the south east side of the Isle of Wight. The lovely garden of the property adjoins Shanklin Chine which provides a beautiful walk down to the sea. The delightful sandy beach of Shanklin is within a 5 minute walk. Here the sand gently slopes into the water - swimming, paddling and boating. can be enjoyed. This Isle of Wight cottage at Shanklin sleeps 8 people in 4 bedrooms. Chine Side has availability and prices for self catering holidays in 2018. Read full description

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14 Apr - 27 Apr 2018
799 per week
28 Apr - 4 May 2018
895 per week
5 May - 11 May 2018
995 per week
12 May - 18 May 2018
1055 per week
19 May - 25 May 2018
1085 per week
26 May - 1 Jun 2018
2275 per week
2 Jun - 8 Jun 2018
1299 per week
9 Jun - 15 Jun 2018
1399 per week
16 Jun - 22 Jun 2018
1449 per week
23 Jun - 29 Jun 2018
1599 per week
30 Jun - 6 Jul 2018
1695 per week
7 Jul - 13 Jul 2018
2025 per week
14 Jul - 27 Jul 2018
2395 per week
28 Jul - 31 Aug 2018
2595 per week
1 Sep - 14 Sep 2018
1329 per week
15 Sep - 21 Sep 2018
1249 per week
22 Sep - 28 Sep 2018
1095 per week
29 Sep - 12 Oct 2018
899 per week
13 Oct - 19 Oct 2018
1066 per week
20 Oct - 26 Oct 2018
1495 per week
27 Oct - 21 Dec 2018
799 per week
22 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
1895 per week

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Booking Fee £22.95 per booking Cot & High Chair £0.00 per week Towels (Bath & Hand Towel) £0.00 per person per week WiFi Internet Free WiFi Internet Heating & Electricity Free of chargeBed Linen Free of chargeBooking Deposit 25% cottage rental (£395.00 min) Security Bond £250 per booking

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

Chine Side Short Breaks 2018 27th October to 20th December Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks

Pricing and Booking Notes for Chine Side

Arrival Time 16:00 Departure Time 10:00 Sleeps 8 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms 3
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Ken Wayman -
Comfort is the watchword in this excellent property. Wonderfully warm in winter; superb hamper; excellent beds. Top grade. Wonderful location beside the Chine in Shanklin Old Village. Very highly recommended. - Mar 2018 - Cottage Rating 5 Stars

J Downing -
Chine Side was awarded a 5 star review by J Downing - Jul 2017 - Cottage Rating 5 Stars

Ken Wayman -
Real, five-star quality inside and out. Wonderful location in old-world village, near pubs and restaurants. Short walk to beach and wide open spaces. Very highly recommended. - Apr 2017 - Cottage Rating 5 Stars

Rachel Woolrych -
You will not be disappointed. The house was immaculately clean and well stocked. A generous welcome hamper loved by all ages! The kids adored the garden, as did we. Definitely deserves 5 stars. - Dec 2016 - Cottage Rating 5 Stars

Sheena Day -
A beautiful and elegant Victorian house furnished and equipped to a very high standard, with a lovely and unusual garden and a fabulous welcome hamper! It made our week on the Isle of Wight one of my best holidays ever. (And our 7th holiday in Shanklin!) Go if you can! - Sep 2016 - Cottage Rating 5 Stars

Martin Akehurst -
We had a wonderful week in this lovely house and magical garden. From two years to seventy years it suited us all perfectly. The welcome hamper was greatly appreciated as were all the other touches. - Sep 2016 - Cottage Rating 5 Stars

Norman Barker -
Chine Side was awarded a 5 star review by Norman Barker - Aug 2016 - Cottage Rating 5 Stars

Janice Watson -
A lovely house in a very good location, with a wonderful garden. Spotlessly clean and with everything you could possibly need and much more besides. - Jul 2016 - Cottage Rating 5 Stars

Linda Tough -
Beautiful house, spotlessly clean, had everything you could possibly want. The garden was amazing (had to keep an eye on the children in the garden due to steps). Great location, near to some very good pubs and restaurants. We definitely recommend. - Jul 2016 - Cottage Rating 5 Stars

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The Sea Terrace Cottage Shanklin Isle of Wight
The Sea Terrace Cottage Shanklin Isle of Wight

The Sea Terrace

Shanklin Isle of Wight

New Cottage; Sleeps 6 + a baby in 3 bedrooms
Beautiful seafront self catering cottage at Shanklin beach. A spacious family sized cottage with views of the sea and in a wonderful position on the East of the Isle of Wight.

Luccombe Cottage Shanklin Isle of Wight
Luccombe Cottage Shanklin Isle of Wight

Luccombe Cottage

Shanklin Isle of Wight

New Cottage; Sleeps 5 + 1 and a baby in 3 bedrooms;
Lovely rural cottage in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty within a 4 minute drive of both Shanklin and Bonchurch. Delightful views from the cottage. Wonderful walking area within a few minutes walk of the coastal path.

Keats House Shanklin Isle of Wight
Keats House Shanklin Isle of Wight

Keats House

Shanklin Isle of Wight

Sleeps 6 + 1 in 3 bedrooms; Children welcome
Detached house with large garden attractively situated within 5 minutes walk of the sandy beach in the small seaside town of Shanklin. It enjoys sea views from several of the rooms and garden. Shanklin is on the east side of the Isle of Wight and nestles beside a beautiful, large sandy bay.

Sea Whisper Cottage Shanklin Isle of Wight
Sea Whisper Cottage Shanklin Isle of Wight

Sea Whisper

Shanklin Isle of Wight

Sleeps 6 (including babies) in 3 bedrooms
Sea Whisper is a semi detached property standing within a 7 minute walk of the sandy beach of Shanklin - a lovely bay with sand gently sloping into the water. The property is also within a 5 minute walk of the small shops, restaurants, public houses and entertainments of the resort and the pretty Old Village of Shanklin with its thatched cottages and beautiful Chine. Visitors can walk down to the sea or take a lift from the cliff top. There are views across the town with glimpses of the sea and Culver Cliffs from several of the rooms and from the charming balconies which can be accessed from the sitting room and twin bedroom. There is also a sunny terrace at the rear of the property with garden furniture so that meals can be enjoyed in the sunshine. The property has been furnished and equipped to a very high standard and offers delightful accommodation.

Dunnose Field Cottage Luccombe Isle of Wight
Dunnose Field Cottage Luccombe Isle of Wight

Dunnose Field Cottage

Luccombe Isle of Wight

New Cottage; Sleeps 2 in 1 bedroom
This small coastal cottage stands adjacent to the coastal path in the picturesque area of Luccombe on the south east coast of the Isle of Wight. It offers a wonderful peaceful retreat for 2 people with a fenced garden, double bedroom, sitting room, fitted kitchen and separate shower room. The small seaside village of Bonchurch and the larger resort of Shanklin are both within a delightful 20 to 25 minute walk. The foot paths go through some beautiful woodland and offer views of the sea at various points. The cottage overlooks an open field and is a superb spot for watching a variety of wild life including Red Squirrels, badgers and birds.

Rubstone Cottage Shanklin Isle of Wight
Rubstone Cottage Shanklin Isle of Wight

Rubstone Cottage

Shanklin Isle of Wight

New Cottage: Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms plus a baby in a cot; Children welcome
This stone cottage is situated in the centre of Shanklin Old Village and provides attractive accommodation within a 5 minute walk of the sandy beach at Shanklin.The cottage is nicely tucked away on a quiet pathway leading directly to the picturesque village centre with its thatched cottages, public house, gift shops and Shanklin Chine. All of the shops, restaurants, and amenities of the small resort of Shanklin are within a few minutes walk.

Apple Tree Lodge Shanklin Isle of Wight
Apple Tree Lodge Shanklin Isle of Wight

Apple Tree Lodge

Shanklin Isle of Wight

Sleeps 4 + 1 in 2 bedrooms
Within 3 minutes of Shanklin's sandy beach - ideal for paddling and swimming. It is only a 2 minute walk from the lodge to the cliff path for beautiful views across Sandown Bay to the white cliff of Culver. Shanklin is a pleasant small resort on the south east coast of the Island with its own small theatre and a variety of interesting shops and restaurants. The Old Village of Shanklin has pretty thatched cottages, tea shops and public houses plus a beautiful chine, floodlit in the evening.

Sea Shells by the Beach Cottage Bonchurch Isle of Wight
Sea Shells by the Beach Cottage Bonchurch Isle of Wight

Sea Shells by the Beach

Bonchurch Isle of Wight

New Cottage; Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms;
A wonderfully spacious and welcoming seaside holiday cottage within a few paces of the beach at Bonchurch and located on the coastal path to nearby Ventnor. Sea Shells on the Beach has 3 beautiful bedrooms decorated with a luxurious seaside theme. Within a short walk is the centre of the village of Bonchurch where there is a village pond and excellent local restaurant. The beach at nearby Ventnor is a popular holiday attraction.

Spring Cottage Bonchurch Isle of Wight
Spring Cottage Bonchurch Isle of Wight

Spring Cottage

Bonchurch Isle of Wight

Sleeps 8 in 4 bedroom (children welcome)
Spring Cottage stands in an idyllic location, within a 2 minute walk of the beach in the pretty seaside village of Bonchurch on the south east coast of the Island. The cottage enjoys beautiful sea views from most rooms and from its enchanting garden. Bonchurch is a peaceful village with a small shop, public house, good restaurant and two ancient churches plus a pretty pond which is home to carp, ducks and a variety of birds.

Field Cottage Ningwood Isle of Wight
Field Cottage Ningwood Isle of Wight

Field Cottage

Ningwood Isle of Wight

New Cottage sleeps 8 + 1 in 4 bedrooms plus a baby
Charming detached cottage attractively situated in beautiful west Wight countryside. It is in a delightful walking area with easy access to Brighstone Forest and wonderful coastal walks plus the Tennyson Trail. The harbour of Yarmouth, with is sailing boats and excellent restaurants, is within a 10 minute drive. Also nearby are the sandy bays of Totland and Colwell. The cottage has 4 bedrooms (one on the ground floor) - two of the bedrooms have en-suite shower rooms and there is a family bathroom plus a cloakroom with WC and basin. The cottage has been furnished and equipped to a high standard and has a lovely large enclosed garden.

Westview - Shorwell Cottage Shorwell Isle of Wight
Westview - Shorwell Cottage Shorwell Isle of Wight

Westview - Shorwell

Shorwell Isle of Wight

Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms; Children welcome
In the centre of the small rural village of Shorwell on the south west of the island and is only a 5 minute drive from a quiet beach at Brighstone. The cottage stands adjacent to a beautiful 11th century church. A pleasant old public house with a large duck pond is within a 1 minute walk and Shorwell still has its own village shop. There are a variety of small sandy coves within a short drive where visitors can enjoy swimming, paddling, boating and fishing.

Seahaze Villa Ventnor Isle of Wight
Seahaze Villa Ventnor Isle of Wight

Seahaze Villa

Ventnor Isle of Wight

Sleeps 7 + 2 in 3 bedrooms
Beautiful Ventnor seaside holiday cottage. This elegant Victorian villa stands on elevated ground within a one minute walk of the sea at Wheelers Bay. There are wonderful sea views from most of the rooms of the house and a five minute walk along the promenade leads to the lovely beach of the small resort of Ventnor.

Western Lines Cottage Ventnor Isle of Wight
Western Lines Cottage Ventnor Isle of Wight

Western Lines

Ventnor Isle of Wight

Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms; Children welcome
Beautifully situated with panoramic coastal views from almost every room and with direct access from the garden to a coastal path accessing the beach - less than a 5 minute walk away. It is in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on the south east coast of the Island, an area renowned for its mild climate. The house stands just above the charming small fishing village of Steep Hill Cove.

Stanwell Barn Cottage Bembridge Isle of Wight
Stanwell Barn Cottage Bembridge Isle of Wight

Stanwell Barn

Bembridge Isle of Wight

Sleeps 7 + 1 in 4 bedrooms
Stanwell Barn is a large stone barn which has recently been skilfully converted to provide superb accommodation. Original features such as exposed beams and stone walls have been retained. The property has been furnished and equipped to a high standard with under floor heating, and oak and tiled floors. It has a wonderful feeling of light and space. Apart from one bedroom all of the accommodation is on the ground floor.

Appletree Cottage Brighstone Isle of Wight
Appletree Cottage Brighstone Isle of Wight

Appletree Cottage

Brighstone Isle of Wight

New Cottage Sleeping 6+1 in 3 bedrooms;
Lovely traditional thatched cottage situated within a few minutes walk of the centre of the lovely village of Brighstone on the south west side of the Isle of Wight. The village is renowned for its pretty centre with several thatched stone cottages. There is also a public house and a small bistro/tea shop. The beach at Brighstone is within a pleasant 15 minute walk. This is also a wonderful walking and cycling area with easy access to the coastal path plus the beautiful downs which link Carisbrooke and The Needles on the western tip of the Isle of Wight.

Virginia Cottage Carisbrooke Isle of Wight
Virginia Cottage Carisbrooke Isle of Wight

Virginia Cottage

Carisbrooke Isle of Wight

Sleeps 7 in 4 bedrooms, Children Welcome
This picturesque Grade II listed cottage dates back to 1676 and is attractively situated at the end of a quiet lane with a lovely ford and footpath leading to the nearby medieval castle of Carisbrooke. Located in the oldest part of Carisbrooke village which is a conservation area lying within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The castle is only 5 minutes walk away and can be glimpsed from the garden and main bedrooms. This is a wonderful walking area as within 5 minutes walk of the cottage visitors can join the famous Tennyson Trail which follows the downs westerly towards The Needles.

Harbours Edge Cottage Bembridge Isle of Wight
Harbours Edge Cottage Bembridge Isle of Wight

Harbours Edge

Bembridge Isle of Wight

Sleeps 6+1 in 3 bedrooms; Children welcome
Very attractively situated, beside the water, with beautiful open views to the sea across Bembridge Harbour. It is one of a small number of properties on a causeway, between the harbour and the water meadows, linking the seaside villages of St Helens and Bembridge. The centre of St. Helens, with its attractive village green, public house, shop and restaurants, is within a 5 minute walk.

Driftwood Cottage Brighstone Isle of Wight
Driftwood Cottage Brighstone Isle of Wight

Driftwood Cottage

Brighstone Isle of Wight

Sleeps 6 + 1 in 3 bedrooms; Children welcome
Driftwood is within a three minute walk of the beach at Brighstone on the south west coast of the Isle of Wight – a quiet beach where swimming and paddling can be enjoyed. This is “An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty“ and a delightful walking area. Driftwood is attractively situated in a small courtyard of cottages. There are coastal or lovely downland views from most of the rooms. It has been furnished and equipped with care to provide lovely accommodation Wifi and telephone available. Ferries booked for preferential prices.

Hackney Stable Cottage Merstone Isle of Wight
Hackney Stable Cottage Merstone Isle of Wight

Hackney Stable Cottage

Merstone Isle of Wight

Sleeps 6 + 1 in 3 bedrooms; Children welcome
This delightful stone cottage which dates back to 1761 is built of Isle of Wight chalk and brick. Hackney Stable cottage is situated on a lovely farm in beautiful South Wight countryside. It is a marvellous walking area with footpaths that can be followed directly from the cottage in most directions. There are particularly attractive walks along the course of the river Yar, to the picturesque village of Godshill and to the nearby village of Arreton which has a public house, farm shop and cafe for meals. The cottage is excellent for cyclists as there is access to a network of cycle paths directly from the farm and arrangements can be make for the storage of bikes. The sandy beaches of Sandown, Shanklin and Ventnor are all within a 15 minute drive. Ferries can be booked for you at greatly discounted prices.

Stag Cottage Godshill Isle of Wight
Stag Cottage Godshill Isle of Wight

Stag Cottage

Godshill Isle of Wight

Sleeps 6 + 1 child + a baby in 3 bedrooms; Children welcome
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. Stag 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 stroll through the beech copse and across the fields. The village has a variety of tea shops and restaurants as well as two public houses.

Bay View Cottage Seaview Isle of Wight
Bay View Cottage Seaview Isle of Wight

Bay View

Seaview Isle of Wight

Sleeps 7 + 1 in 3 bedrooms; Children welcome
Bay View is beautifully situated beside the beach with panoramic sea views from most of the main rooms. It is in a peaceful location with the beach of Seagrove Bay only half a minute's walk away. Here swimming, paddling and boating can be enjoyed. There is also a footpath directly from the house to the beautiful sandy Priory Bay - a 5 minute walk away. The atmospheric village centre of Seaview, with its small shops, sailing club and restaurants is within a 7 minute stroll.

Caustons Cottage Bembridge Isle of Wight
Caustons Cottage Bembridge Isle of Wight

Caustons

Bembridge Isle of Wight

New Cottage; Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms
Stunning cottage near the sea at Bembridge on the East of the Isle of Wight. This family sized cottage is perfect for seaside holidays with the whole family and is within a short walk of the centre of Bembridge with a variety of excellent places to eat and drink. Caustons has been beautifully decorated and has been equipped with comfort and convenience in mind.

Apse Wood Cottage Shanklin Isle of Wight
Apse Wood Cottage Shanklin Isle of Wight

Apse Wood Cottage

Shanklin Isle of Wight

Sleeps 9 plus a baby in 4 bedrooms
This charming, Grade II listed cottage, is only a short drive from the sandy beach of Shanklin. It is peacefully situated in a quiet leafy hamlet in beautiful countryside, only 1.5 miles from the centre of the small seaside resort of Shanklin, on the east coast of the Isle of Wight. Shanklin has a lovely sandy beach which gently slopes into the water, a variety of restaurants, small shops and traditional seaside entertainments. The cottage has a lovely large sunny garden and is in a wonderful cycling and walking area. Footpaths and bridleways lead from close to the cottage to the coast at Shanklin and there is a particularly delightful walk across fields and downs to Ventnor offering panoramic views across Sandown Bay. The pretty village of Godshill is within a 5 minute drive and here there is good public house for meals, teashops and a hill top church.

Upper Dolcoppice Farmhouse Cottage Whitwell Isle of Wight
Upper Dolcoppice Farmhouse Cottage Whitwell Isle of Wight

Upper Dolcoppice Farmhouse

Whitwell Isle of Wight

Sleeps 8 + 1 in 4 bedrooms
This beautiful farmhouse, set within its own 35 acres of farmland, is in an idyllic rural location offering privacy and tranquility. There are lovely open views across the garden and surrounding fields from almost every room. It is a light and spacious 4 bedroom property with 2 'king size' double bedrooms and two twin bedrooms plus a family bathroom, an en-suite bathroom, an en-suite shower room and a cloakroom with a w.c. and basin. There is a lovely open plan fitted kitchen which is extremely well equipped with beautiful wooden units and a delightful breakfast area beside French doors opening into the garden; a utility/boot room; a lovely large sitting room with a wood burning stove, comfortable seating and a flat screen television/Freeview; a charming dining room. Upstairs there are 4 charming bedrooms including a master double room with an en-suite and views across fields to Godshill. The farmhouse if surrounded by open lawns and there is a terrace with garden furniture so that meals can be enjoyed in the sunshine.

Shalfleet Manor Farmhouse Cottage Shalfleet Isle of Wight
Shalfleet Manor Farmhouse Cottage Shalfleet Isle of Wight

Shalfleet Manor Farmhouse

Shalfleet Isle of Wight

Farmhouse with swimming pool - Sleeps 8 + baby in 4 bedrooms; Children welcome
This farmhouse is attractively situated on the edge of the pretty village of Shalfleet towards the West side of the Isle of Wight. The cottage adjoins the grounds of Shalfleet Manor House and has its own private entrance into a quiet lane which leads from the village to a footpath on Newtown Creek. This estuary, which is only a few minutes walk from the farmhouse, is part of a National Nature Reserve and is in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Several secluded bays and beaches are within 10 minutes drive.

Greenside Cottage Cowes Isle of Wight
Greenside Cottage Cowes Isle of Wight

Greenside

Cowes Isle of Wight

Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms plus a baby in a cot
Greenside is very pleasantly situated in a quiet, prestigious residential area of Cowes. There are open views from the rear of the house across the golf course. It is less than half a mile from the beach at Gurnard. The centre of Cowes is a 15-minute walk from the house.

Iona Cottage Seaview Isle of Wight
Iona Cottage Seaview Isle of Wight

Iona Cottage

Seaview Isle of Wight

New Cottage; Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms
Light and spacious holiday cottage within a short walk of three excellent sandy beaches around Seaview on the East of the Isle of Wight. Iona is a modern and luxurious self catering cottage idea for family holidays on the Isle of Wight.

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

Chine Side is a non smoking cottage. WiFi Internet is provided free of charge at Chine Side. Chine Side is available for weekly self catering holiday bookings from Saturday to Saturday. The normal arrival time at this holiday cottage is 16:00 and the normal departure time is 10:00. Short break weekend and midweek self catering holidays are available from and 27th October 2018 to 20th December 2018.

Chine Side Guest Comments

Reviews and feedback for Chine Side and holidays on the Isle of Wight

16 Guest Reviews for Chine Side
5 Stars - (15)
Ken Wayman - Mar 2018

Comfort is the watchword in this excellent property. Wonderfully warm in winter; superb hamper; excellent beds. Top grade. Wonderful location beside the Chine in Shanklin Old Village. Very highly recommended. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

J Downing - Jul 2017

Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Ken Wayman - Apr 2017

Real, five-star quality inside and out. Wonderful location in old-world village, near pubs and restaurants. Short walk to beach and wide open spaces. Very highly recommended. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Rachel Woolrych - Dec 2016

You will not be disappointed. The house was immaculately clean and well stocked. A generous welcome hamper loved by all ages! The kids adored the garden, as did we. Definitely deserves 5 stars. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Sheena Day - Sep 2016

A beautiful and elegant Victorian house furnished and equipped to a very high standard, with a lovely and unusual garden and a fabulous welcome hamper! It made our week on the Isle of Wight one of my best holidays ever. (And our 7th holiday in Shanklin!) Go if you can! Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Martin Akehurst - Sep 2016

We had a wonderful week in this lovely house and magical garden. From two years to seventy years it suited us all perfectly. The welcome hamper was greatly appreciated as were all the other touches. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Norman Barker - Aug 2016

Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Janice Watson - Jul 2016

A lovely house in a very good location, with a wonderful garden. Spotlessly clean and with everything you could possibly need and much more besides. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Linda Tough - Jul 2016

Beautiful house, spotlessly clean, had everything you could possibly want. The garden was amazing (had to keep an eye on the children in the garden due to steps). Great location, near to some very good pubs and restaurants. We definitely recommend. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Karen Pack - Apr 2016

A truly wonderful house with every convenience necessary for our stay which included a toddler. The house was immaculate and its situation perfect on the edge of Old Shanklin. I recommend it without hesitation for parties of all ages. The three generations of our family had a fabulous holiday. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Judy Allen - Aug 2015

We enjoyed our stay at Chine Side and appreciated the welcome pack Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Val Harris - Jun 2015

wonderful home, well appointed everything we needed and more. Beautiful gardens and near all amenities. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Peter Madeley - Apr 2015

An amazing holiday property with a fabulous garden. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Lee Carosi - Aug 2014

Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Vicky Stephenson - Jul 2014

Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

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Christine Hughes - Jun 2015

Great clean accommodation with good location. Beautiful garden (not particularly user friendly). Kitchen well equipped & ample towels & bedding provided. House well mantained. Driveway difficult to exit - suggest mirror. Overall had a restful week in Shanklin. Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

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Ken Wayman - Mar 2018

Comfort is the watchword in this excellent property. Wonderfully warm in winter; superb hamper; excellent beds. Top grade. Wonderful location beside the Chine in Shanklin Old Village. Very highly recommended. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

J Downing - Jul 2017

Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Ken Wayman - Apr 2017

Real, five-star quality inside and out. Wonderful location in old-world village, near pubs and restaurants. Short walk to beach and wide open spaces. Very highly recommended. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Rachel Woolrych - Dec 2016

You will not be disappointed. The house was immaculately clean and well stocked. A generous welcome hamper loved by all ages! The kids adored the garden, as did we. Definitely deserves 5 stars. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Sheena Day - Sep 2016

A beautiful and elegant Victorian house furnished and equipped to a very high standard, with a lovely and unusual garden and a fabulous welcome hamper! It made our week on the Isle of Wight one of my best holidays ever. (And our 7th holiday in Shanklin!) Go if you can! Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Martin Akehurst - Sep 2016

We had a wonderful week in this lovely house and magical garden. From two years to seventy years it suited us all perfectly. The welcome hamper was greatly appreciated as were all the other touches. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Norman Barker - Aug 2016

Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Janice Watson - Jul 2016

A lovely house in a very good location, with a wonderful garden. Spotlessly clean and with everything you could possibly need and much more besides. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Linda Tough - Jul 2016

Beautiful house, spotlessly clean, had everything you could possibly want. The garden was amazing (had to keep an eye on the children in the garden due to steps). Great location, near to some very good pubs and restaurants. We definitely recommend. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Karen Pack - Apr 2016

A truly wonderful house with every convenience necessary for our stay which included a toddler. The house was immaculate and its situation perfect on the edge of Old Shanklin. I recommend it without hesitation for parties of all ages. The three generations of our family had a fabulous holiday. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Judy Allen - Aug 2015

We enjoyed our stay at Chine Side and appreciated the welcome pack Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Christine Hughes - Jun 2015

Great clean accommodation with good location. Beautiful garden (not particularly user friendly). Kitchen well equipped & ample towels & bedding provided. House well mantained. Driveway difficult to exit - suggest mirror. Overall had a restful week in Shanklin. Cottage Rating: 4 Stars

Val Harris - Jun 2015

wonderful home, well appointed everything we needed and more. Beautiful gardens and near all amenities. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Peter Madeley - Apr 2015

An amazing holiday property with a fabulous garden. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Lee Carosi - Aug 2014

Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Vicky Stephenson - Jul 2014

Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Comments left in Chine Side guestbook

Dallman party - August 2017 - Enjoyed the stay, lovely house and gardens. Loved the Isle. Thanks for the welcome pack.

Collins family - July 2017 - Everything ideal, done with a touch of class.

Ransom and Hervik families - 10th June 2017 - Stunning house filled with charm and every possible luxury. Warm welcome and perfect location. Welcome hamper was a lovely touch, thank you. One of the best houses we have ever stayed in.Thank you!

Berkeleys and Stevens - 27th May 2017 - We had a fantastic holiday in your lovely home - very well kitted out!

Davis family - 15th April 2017 - The house was very welcoming and we had an enjoyable week there.

Hitch family - 8th April 2017 - Wonderful house and gorgeous garden, certainly deserves the five stars! Thank you.

Jonas and Lindsay families - 29th October 2016 - A wonderful house to relax in. Everything to the highest standard and immaculately clean. And the kids loved all those biscuits! Thank you.

Day family - 24th September 2016 - We have had a lovely week and the house surpassed our expectations. The kitchen is extremely well equipped and the whole house is beautifully presented.

Evans family - 29th August 2015 - What a lovely house, we had a wonderful stay, we loved the fantastic kitchen, lounge, and balcony views and garden.We have really enjoyed visiting Shanklin.Thank you.

Sheila, Lin, Debbie, Jan - 19th September 2015 - A beautiful comfortable house with everything to the highest standard ,with a breathtaking garden.We have had a wonderful holiday. Thank you for the lovely welcome basket.

Walsh and Glass families - 26th September 2015 - A thoroughly enjoyable week. The house felt very welcoming and comfortable. Samuel [6 months] slept brilliantly Many thanks.

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Chine Side Holiday Availability

Popular Holiday Weeks Available for Self catering holidays at Chine Side

Chine Side has 0 days available for Isle of Wight self catering holidays from the 20th April 2018 to 31st December 2018. That means Chine Side is 100.00% booked for this holiday period with 36.6 weeks confirmed so far.

Chine Side Local Holiday Information

Shanklin, Isle of Wight local attractions for a self catering holiday at Chine Side

Shanklin is most famous for the long beach of golden sand and historic village centre. This idyllic self catering holiday location is on the East of the Isle of Wight and has excellent access to the other beaches on the East coast. There are a number of shops and restaurants in Shanklin village or down on the seafront.

Shanklin has a number of worthy attractions including Shanklin Old Town with pretty thatched buildings and number of traditional small shops selling local produce and traditional sweets. A pleasent area of gardens is also found nearby and these can be enjoyed on the way down to the sea.

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Eating and Drinking In and Around Shanklin

Old Thatch Tea Shop
Shanklin, Isle of Wight
Old Thatch Tea Shop Isle of Wight

The Old Thatch Teashop is an award winning teashop – “Best Teashop on the Isle of Wight” & “Best Teashop on the Solent”. Our menu is varied with all our food being Homemade.

Website: www.oldthatchteashop.co.uk
Address: 4 Church Road, Shanklin, PO37 6NU
Telephone: 01983 865 587
Pencil Cottage Tea Garden
Shanklin, Isle of Wight
Pencil Cottage Tea Garden Isle of Wight

Pencil Cottage is a 17th Century thatched cottage nestled in the heart of Shanklin Old Village. The menu offers homemade fayre made from a wide range of local produce including fabulous locally caught crab.

Website: www.pencilcottage.co.uk
Address: 2 Church Raod, Shanklin, PO37 6NU
Telephone: 07766 917190
Pendletons Restaurant
Shanklin, Isle of Wight
Pendletons Isle of Wight

Pendletons is a superb family run restaurant located in the idyllic old village of Shanklin.

Website: pendletons.org
Address: 85 High Street, Shanklin, PO37 6NR
Telephone: 01983 868272
Morgan's
Shanklin, Isle of Wight
Morgan's Isle of Wight

We offer a selection of mouth-watering dishes, sourcing ingredients locally from the best of Isle of Wight produce to ensure optimum freshness and quality.

Website: www.morgansofshanklin.com
Address: 36 High Street, Shanklin PO37 6JY
Telephone: 01983 864900
The Crab Inn
Shanklin, Isle of Wight
The Crab Inn Isle of Wight

A beautiful thatched pub in the heart of the old village of Shanklin. When the suns out enjoy our front garden and rear patio.

Website: The Crab Inn Shanklin
Address: High Street, Shanklin, PO37 6NS
Telephone: 01983 862363

Walking and Cycling

Cycle Route 7 - The marked cycle route number 7 passes close by and visits Ryde, Brading, Alverstone and Upton. For more information visit Isle of Wight Cycle Route 7.

Cycle Route 8 - The marked cycle route number 8 passes close by and visits Brading, Bembridge, St Helens, Seaview, Ryde and Upton. For more information visit Isle of Wight Cycle Route 8.

Cycle Route 11 - The marked cycle route number 11 passes close by and visits Sandown, Yaverland and Brading. For more information visit Isle of Wight Cycle Route 11.

Sandown to Newchurch Cycle Track - A flat cycle track runs from Sandown to Newchurch and passes close by. You can easily cycle to the beach at Sandown or head inland towards Newport where there are routes peeling off to Godshill, Wroxall, Cowes and most of the rest of the Isle of Wight. Find out more about Cycling on the Isle of Wight

Borthwood Copse - One of the best chances to walk and see red squirrels anywhere on the Isle of Wight. Borthwood Copse is a pretty woodland at Borthwood and is well known for the abundance of wildlife. You can view Borthwood Copse on Google Maps

Local nature reserve - Alverstone Mead and the SSSI of Alverstone Marshes are within a short walk of Newchurch. Follow the cycle track towards Sandown and you will cross the reserve along the way.

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

Holiday Attractions In and Around Shanklin

Foot Print Fossil Tours
Shanklin, Isle of Wight
Foot Print Fossil Tours Isle of Wight

For approx 2hrs our qualified Geologist will take you back through time, explain how the land beneath your feet has changed and will identify any fossils you find on the Dinosaur Island.

Website: www.footprinttours.co.uk
Address: Jurassic Jim, 22 High Street, Shanklin, PO37 6JY
Telephone: 01983 864577 / 077 9601 4004
Brading Roman Villa
Brading, Isle of Wight
Brading Roman Villa Isle of Wight

Get an insight into the lives of a Roman nobleman and see the ruines of his villa. The museaum allows you to walk around above the excavation site and look down on the preserved details.

Website: www.bradingromanvilla.org.uk
Address: Morton Old Road, Brading Isle of Wight, PO36 0PH
Telephone: 01983 406223
Borthwood Copse
Borthwood (nr Sandown), IoW
Borthwood Copse Isle of Wight

Borthwood Copse is a beautiful area of woodland at Borthwood (near Sandown, Alverstone and Newchurch). The woods are well known for their population of Red Squirrels.

Address: Car parking along Alverstone Rd
Garlic Farm
Newchurch, Isle of Wight
Garlic Farm Isle of Wight

The Garlic Farm nestled along a tiny country lane below the Downs near Newchurch. We welcome visitors to our farm, farm shop & café and for food lovers, garlic lovers and the curious.

Address: Mersley Farm, Mersley Lane, Newchurch, PO36 0NR
Telephone: 01983 868732
Sally's Riding School
Bembridge, Isle of Wight
Sally's Riding School Isle of Wight

Sally's Riding School is a well established riding establishment. We have a good selection of horses and ponies which enable us to take children and adults, experienced and novice riders.

Website: www.sallysridingschool.com
Address: Forelands Field Road, Forelands, Bembridge, PO35 5TR
Telephone: 01983 884023
Tackt-Isle Adventures
St Helens, Isle of Wight
Tackt-Isle Adventures Isle of Wight

Tackt-Isle Adventures provides equipment rental, tuition and everything you need for an adventurous activity on dry land or on the water. Join us for dinghy sailing, kayaking, paddleboarding, windsurfing, mountain biking and even Segway rides! Make the Island your playground.

Website: www.tackt-isle.co.uk
Address: St Helens, PO33 1YB
Blackgang Chine
East Isle of Wight near Chine Side Cottage
Blackgang Chine Isle of Wight

Blackgang Chine - 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.

Website: www.blackgangchine.com/

East Isle of Wight Information

The East of the Isle of Wight is best known for its sandy beaches and traditional seaside holiday resorts. The coast on this part of the Isle of Wight has excellent opportunities for swimming, relaxing on the beach and enjoying a traditional family holiday by the sea. The beach resorts of Shanklin and Sandown are the more popular resorts on the coast but excellent beaches can also be found at Seaview, St Helens, Bembridge and Whitecliff. Details of beaches on the Isle of Wight can be found at www.wightinfo.co.uk/outdoors-activities/beaches

The East of the Isle of Wight also enjoys beautiful rural areas which are crisscrossed by numerous footpaths and cycle paths. A coastal path running the length of the East Coast and on around the Island allows walkers to enjoy the splendid seascapes and take tea in numerous cafes and restaurants along the way. View more East Isle of Wight Cottages

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Isle of Wight Holiday Guide

A selection of local attractions from wightinfo.co.uk

The Isle of Wight Donkey SanctuarydonkeyThe Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary was first established in 1987 to provide any donkey in distress or otherwise in need of care and attention, a safe... Read more »
Morgans Restaurantimg_plates_lob1A local friendly restaurant renowned for their locally sourced seafood and shellfish.
Apple Tree LodgeWithin 3 minutes of Shanklin’s sandy beach – ideal for paddling and swimming. It is only a 2 minute walk from the lodge to the cliff path... Read more »
Apse Manor Forge CottageThis delightful cottage is very attractively situated in a peaceful rural hamlet in beautiful countryside but is only 1.5 miles from the lovely sandy beach of Shanklin,... Read more »
Apse Wood CottageThis charming, Grade II listed cottage, is situated in a quiet leafy lane in beautiful countryside, only 1.5 miles from the centre of the small seaside resort... Read more »
Shanklin TheatreShanklin Theatre Isle of WightThe Theatre in Shanklin offers a broad range of cultural entertainment including standup comedy, west end productions, music and children’s theatre.
The Steamer Innsteamer innThe Steamer Inn stands in one of the finest waterfront locations on the Isle of Wight.
King Harry’s BarKingHenry'sBarWAn enticing and picturesque bar in the heart of the famous Shanklin Old Village.
CrabcrabGood old English pub in the Old Town at Shanklin. This thatched public house is a landmark on the Isle of Wight.
Tips for Enjoying the Beach Isle of Wight

Planning the perfect day on the beach is all part of the excitement of a seaside holiday on the Isle of Wight. A little preparation and knowing a little about the Isle of Wight’s beaches makes a great day out even more fun. Here are our top tips for enjoying a beach holiday on the …

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Isle of Wight and Purbeck Self Catering Location Videos

We have a new selection of videos showing the location of Isle of Wight and Purbeck self catering cottages with annotations showing local attractions, features and beaches. There are 5 new videos in the playlist below and to get a reminder when new videos come out click on the Subscribe Button below. These videos include …

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Isle of Wight Activities and Adventures 2018

The Isle of Wight is well known for the huge range of activities and adventures to be enjoyed. Thousands of people choose the Isle of Wight for walking, cycling, horse riding and really getting to grips with nature. There is also an extensive range of organised holiday activities available all year round and, with the …

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Shanklin Cottage Keats House Available for 2018

Keats House in Shanklin is back and available for self catering holidays on the Isle of Wight in the 2018 season.  Regular guests will remember this cottage for its spacious living room, lawned garden, views of the sea and proximity to Shanklin Beach. Now it also boasts a new look with renovated and redecorated rooms, …

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New Photos of The Sea Terrace

The latest photos of The Sea Terrace are now online. This beautiful Shanklin cottage is quite literally a stones throw from Shanklin Beach and has beautiful sea views. The new photos show updates and changes made to this self catering holiday home in advance of the 2018 holiday season. New photos include pictures of the …

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Chine Side Updated Photos 2017

There are new photos showing Chine Side cottage in Shanklin Isle of Wight. These 2017 photos show some of the changes and updates to this self catering holiday rental near the sea on the East coast of the Isle of Wight. Chine Side 2017 Photos View all the photos here: Chine Side Cottage Photos Chine …

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First Look at Rubstone Cottage Isle of Wight

Rubstone Cottage is an attractive Shanklin self catering cottage located near the sea in Shanklin Old Town, the historic part of Shanklin comprising numerous small boutique shops, thatched cottages, and thatched public houses. Shanklin Old Town has a beautiful gardens which one can walk through enroute to the sandy beach. This idyllic location also affords …

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Apse Manor Forge Pond and Garden 2017

There is a new photo of Apse Manor Forge showing the front courtyard, the hanging baskets and the fish pond. Apse Manor Forge also has a beautiful garden to the rear of the cottage with lawns and beds of lavender but this front courtyard is the view we see when we first arrive at the …

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Redway Farm Cycle Network Access

We have a photo showing just how perfectly situated Redway Farm is located for cyclists and walkers wishing to have access to the old railway line cycle track which acts as a speedy way for cyclists and walkers to access Godshill, Shanklin and Carisbrooke. As you can see, the farm is located within 300 meters …

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Meadow End Wing Self Catering Updates 2017

Meadow End Wing is located in a beautiful rural area on the East of the Isle of Wight which is within a pleasant walk or cycle of Sandown or Shanklin Beach via the footpath or cycle track. This 2 bedroom cottage has a large living room, a sunny balcony with rural views, a beautiful kitchen …

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