You may wish to consider one of the following nearby cottages.
Sleeps 2 + 1 in 1 bedroom; Children 8+ welcome
This attractive property is situated in the grounds of Brook Lodge in beautiful South Isle of Wight countryside on the outskirts of the rural village of Whitwell. The village centre with its attractive church and public house is only a 10 minute walk away. The sandy beach of the seaside town of Ventnor is within a 10 minute drive and there is also easy access to the small quiet coves on the south coast and on the West side of the Isle of Wight.
New Cottage; Sleeps 6 in 3 bedroom
Puckaster Cottage is a lovely cottage in an attractive courtyard within the grounds of Puckaster House . The main house is surrounded by six acres of garden with lovely lawns going down towards the sea. There are sea glimpses from some of the upper rooms of the cottage and open sea views from the larger gardens. The sea is within a 15 minute walk and there is easy access to the wonderful coastal path which extends from the village of Niton to The Needles on the western tip of the Isle of Wight. The small resort of Ventnor is within a 15 minute drive and there is easy access to a number of small quiet bays on the south west side of the Island.
New Cottage; Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms
This 'picture postcard' detached stone cottage is beautifully situated in the small quiet coastal hamlet of Niton Undercliff on the south coast of the Isle of Wight. There are glimpses of the nearby sea from the upper windows and a short walk leads to St Catherine's Lighthouse and the sea at Castlehaven. The cottage have been furnished and equipped with the greatest care to provide accommodation of the highest standard. It also has a delightful enclosed cottage garden.
New Cottage; Sleeps 4 in 2 bedroom
Puckaster House is beautifully situated; surrounded by its own six acres of garden and with lovely lawns going down towards the sea. Visitors have the rare opportunity to stay in a wing of this beautiful 'Cottage Ornee style house. It is situated in a wonderful walking area with easy access to the a spectacular area of coastal path which extends from Niton to the Needles on the western tip of the Isle of Wight.
New Cottage; Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms
St Catherines Cottage has been in the same family for three generations and enjoys an exceptional position with views across the lovely garden to the sea. There are sea views from several of the rooms including the sitting room, dining room and two main bedrooms.
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.
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.
Sleeps 4 + 1 in 2 bedrooms; Children welcome
Two Mead Cottage is one of a pair of cottages which stand in the attractive rural hamlet of Alverstone and is less than a 5 minute drive from the lovely sandy beaches of Sandown on the east coast of the Island. The cottage is located on a small 12 acre farm which is home to horses, cows and a few free range chickens. The farm is in “An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty” and has a charming large pond which attracts ducks, moorhens and the occasional heron.
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.
New Property: Sleeps 6 plus a baby in 3 bedrooms
Large detached house in lovely rural location adjoining Parkhurst Forest but within a 10 minute drive of the market town of Newport, the sailing centre of Cowes and the beaches of Gurnard and Thorness Bay. Spacious accommodation in quiet hamlet with almost no passing traffic. Two double bedrooms and one twin, a bathroom and en-suite shower room; large sitting room with wood burning stove. Central heating. Large secluded garden which is fenced and gated. Arrangements can be made for use of hot tub in the garden. Lovely walking area.
Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms; Children welcome
Within a 2 minute walk of an attractive beach on the beautiful south west coast of the Isle of Wight. Here visitors can enjoy swimming, fishing and paddling. The cottage stands on high ground and there are sea and coastal views from the property. Visitors can relax in the sitting room or on the balcony and watch the sailing boats pass by.
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.
Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms;
Woodland Court is a beautiful seaside holiday cottage at St Lawrence near Ventnor on the South East of the Isle of Wight. It is within a 5 minute walk of the beach at Steephill Cove and only 2 minutes from the coastal path which extends eastwards to the lovely seaside resort of Ventnor and onwards to Bonchurch and Shanklin. The property enjoys glimpses of the sea and is in a very attractive location with a large garden. Furnished and equipped to a high standard.
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.
Sleeps maximum of 6 people + one baby under 12 months in 4 bedrooms
Baltija 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 climate and is an ‘Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’. Lanes and footpaths can be followed directly from the property to the sea at Woody Bay which is a ten to fifteen minute walk away.
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.
Sleeps 5 + 1 in 3 bedrooms
Stone cottage in lovely peaceful Isle of Wight rural hamlet with large garden. One Elm Cottage has a charming double bedroom, a bunk bedroom and a spacious single room which can accommodate an extra bed. It has a spacious sitting room with a wood burning stove, a separate dining room and a fitted kitchen equipped with a electric cooker and hob, microwave, fridge freezer and washing machine. There is a ground floor shower room with a w.c. and a bathroom with basin w.c. upstairs. Lovely large garden with garden furniture and a trampoline for children. Parking for one car.
New Cottage: Sleeps 6+ a baby in 3 bedrooms
Lovely stone cottage in beautiful peaceful Isle of Wight rural hamlet with large garden. Short drive from picturesque village of Godshill and only 10 minute drive from lovely coves on the south coast and the small seaside resort of Ventnor. Wonderful walking and cycling area.
New Cottage sleeps 5 in 2 bedrooms plus a baby
Shiloh is a Grade II listed barn which has been converted into a lovely 2 bedroom, single storey, cottage. It is situated in delightful countryside between the villages of Godshill and Whitwell and is only a 5 minute drive from the coast. The seaside resort of Ventnor is 5 km away and the sandy beaches of Shankllin and Ventnor are within a 10 to 15 minute drive. This is a wonderful walking and cycling area with direct access to a network of footpaths including a wonderful walk along the River Yar which extends from its source in Niton on the south coast to Bembridge, with its beautiful wetland area in the east. The cottage has a secure fenced garden and is well equipped.
New Cottage: Sleeps 6 + 1 in 3 bedrooms
Lovely top floor apartment with panoramic sea views across Ventnor Bay. Within a 2 minute walk of the beach where swimming, paddling and boating can be enjoyed. Spacious accommodation with a large open plan sitting room with dining area; two double bedrooms - one with en-suite shower room; twin bedroom and family bathroom with bath and shower; well equipped fitted kitchen. Parking for 1 car.
Sleeps 5 + 1 in 3 bedrooms; Children welcome
This lovely stone cottage dates back to the 1700's. It is beautifully situated on the south west coast of the Island – only a two minute walk from the beach. This part of the coastline is renowned for its fossils and is completely unspoilt. Brook Green is a pretty coastal hamlet with a small group of attractive stone cottages. The pretty villages of Brook and Brighstone are nearby. The sandy coves of Colwell Bay and Totland are within a 10 – 15 minute drive.
Sleeps 5+1 in 3 bedrooms; Children welcome
Sandcastles is attractively situated within a 7 minute walk of the sandy beach in the small resort of Shanklin on the south east coast of the Isle of Wight. There are good sea views from the property and the sea can be reached via a zig zag path or a lift which descends to the esplanade. The sand gently slopes into the water making it ideal for swimming and paddling. Shops, restaurants and public houses are all within a short walk. The property has been furnished and equipped to a high standard
Sleeps 5 in 3 bedrooms; Children welcome
This charming cottage is nestled in the beautiful East Isle of Wight countryside, adjoining National Trust woodland, renowned for its carpets of bluebells; abundance of red squirrels and rabbits. The cottage commands wonderful views towards the sea and Culver Cliffs as well as of the Ventnor Down. Visitors have the freedom to enjoy over three acres of garden and private woodland. The sandy beach of Sandown is within a seven-minute drive.
Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms
This lovely Edwardian property is situated on the outer edge of Wootton, less than a mile from the coast and only a short drive from the sandy beaches of Ryde. There are open views across the gardens and nearby fields to the sea, and the Hampshire coastline can be seen in the distance. This is a lovely walking and cycling area with country lanes leading to the coast and visitors can join a nearby cycle track linking the market town of Newport and the famous coastal sailing town of Cowes. Osborne House, the island home of Queen Victoria is within a 10 minute drive.
Sleeps 7 in 4 bedrooms
This lovely stone cottage is situated in the small rural hamlet of Bowcombe which stands between the pretty village of Shorwell and Carisbrooke with its medieval castle. Shorwell and Carisbrooke are both within a 5 minute drive and have public houses which are good for meals. The cottage offers easy access to the small bays and coves on the south west side of the Isle of Wight. Brighstone beach is within a 10 minute drive and the larger sandy beaches of Ventnor and Shanklin are within a 20 minute drive.
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This lovely stone cottage is nestled close to the centre of the attractive rural village of Niton on the south coast of the island. It is within one minutes walk of the excellent village general stores, post office, small village pottery, book shop, hairdressers, pharmacy and hardware shop. There is also a pleasant public house for meals and a beautiful 16th century church. The village of Niton is in 'An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty' and is a wonderful walking area with nearby footpaths leading to St Catherine's Down and the coastal path which is particularly dramatic and beautiful as it heads westerly from Niton towards the Needles. An extensive trail following the course of the River Yar starts in Niton and leads through Whitwell and the picturesque village of Godshill to Bembridge on the east coast of the Island. There is a small cove at Castle Haven which is only about a 15 minute walk away. Within a 15 minute drive there is the seaside town of Ventnor with its sandy beach and more lively entertainments as well as the market town of Newport with its many shops and the medieval castle of Carisbrooke.
Pictou is a semi detached cottage which dates back to 1850. It is centrally heated and has been furnished and equipped with care to provide attractive and comfortable accommodation for 6 people in three bedrooms. On the ground floor there is a pleasant sitting room with a sofa, arm chairs, television/DVD/Freesat; a small second sitting room which provides a useful den for children, a spacious open plan dining room with a large oak table and chairs and a further attractive sitting area beside a feature fire place and with patio doors opening into the garden; a fitted kitchen equipped with an electric oven and hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge freezer with washing machine and tumbler dryer in a separate utility room. There is also a cloakroom with w.c. and basin on the ground floor. Upstairs there are three attractive and spacious bedrooms - two double rooms and a twin room plus a newly equipped bathroom which is fully tiled with a bath, separate built in shower, basin and w.c. A cot and high chair can be provided if required. There is a stair gate at the top of the stairs. Central heating and electricity without extra charge. If you wish to use the open fire please advise at the time of booking. Coal is not provided but can be purchased nearby. Free WiFi and telephone with free local calls provided. Please be aware that for 2015 improvements are being made at the cottage and the dining area with the patio doors overlooking the garden will become the sitting room and the present sitting room will become the dining room with an interlinking door to the kitchen.
The gardens at Pictou Cottage are particularly charming. At the rear of the cottage there is a patio area with garden furniture and a large lawn with attractive shrubs. Vistitors have lovely views from the garden across fields to the downs. This area of garden is completely walled and fenced and there is also a pleasant barbecue area. The pretty garden at the front of the cottage has an unfenced small stream to one side. Children therefore do need to be closely supervised at all times when in the front garden. A bus service links Niton with Ventor and Newport. Visitors can park outside the cottage to unload and nearby on street parking is available. Nearby places to visit include the Adventure Park of Blackgang Chine, Ventnor Botanical Garden and St Catherine's lighthouse.
Pictou Cottage is a non smoking cottage. WiFi Internet is provided free of charge at Pictou Cottage. Pictou Cottage is available for weekly self catering holiday bookings from Friday to Friday. The normal arrival time at this holiday cottage is 15:30 and the normal departure time is 10:00.
For details on access to Pictou Cottage for those with impaired mobility or disabilities please read the cottage access statement in the tab below.
Pictou Cottage has 240 days available for Isle of Wight self catering holidays from the 6th May 2018 to 31st December 2018.
Niton is a small village with a traditional community feel. The local shop, cafe and butcher are all going strong supported by local people committed to keeping them. A village pub offers food and is a good place to meet your neighbours.
Niton Undercliff, which is the area closer to the coast and within a short walk of Niton, enjoys spectacular and panoramic views of the sea. This vantage point made it an ideal location for St Catherine's Light House which is located here. Nition Undercliff has an exellent public house and is a peaceful location without passing traffic.
Buddle Inn, Niton Undercliff - 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. http://www.buddleinn.co.uk/
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/
Ventnor Golf Club - 12 hole South Isle of Wight golf club with single day and holiday memberships. www.ventnorgolfclub.co.uk
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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St Catherine’s Cottage in Niton Undercliff is a new cottage to Island Cottage Holidays and occupies an excellent position overlooking the sea. From the garden it is possible to sit and look out across the fields to the lighthouse and the sea beyond. This large family cottage is stone built and has beautiful large and …