Purbeck Cottage Guest Reviews October

The Autumn months are a lovely time to see Purbeck and southern Dorset. The climate has remained mild and many days have been more summery than autumnal which means guests have enjoyed the beaches, walks in the woods and coastal path, visits to the historic sites and much more.

Here are just some of the comments we received for Purbeck holiday cottages this Autumn. For more cottage comments and reviews visit a cottage page and see guest reviews section.

Marblers Cottage Acton Dorset self catering

Marblers Cottage – Acton, Dorset

“We had a lovely time staying at Marblers cottage. Cottage was clean and had everything we needed. We found the central heating more than adequate. We didn’t need to use the wood burners. I would not hesitate to go back and would highly recommend staying at Marblers. ” – Caroline Bailey – 22 Oct 2015

The Chapel Kingston Dorset self catering

The Chapel – Kingston, Dorset

“Beautifully presented cottage with far reaching views of the surrounding countryside. We would happily return. ” – J Edwards – 22 Oct 2015

Purbeck House Corfe Castle Dorset self catering

Purbeck House – Corfe Castle, Dorset

“As soon as we stepped over the threshold we completely fell in love with Purbeck House. Wonderful rooms, beautiful furnitures, nice decoration, cosy and clean and much space for 5 people and 1 dog. Corfe Castle is a gem and its surroundings just gorgeous very worth exploring! ” – Silvia Stocker – 22 Oct 2015

Central Villa Swanage Dorset self catering

Central Villa – Swanage, Dorset

“lovely cottage very centrally placed. There was nothing we did not like. ” – Frank Holtschlag – 13 Oct 2015

Afflington Manor Cottage Corfe Castle Dorset self catering

Afflington Manor Cottage – Corfe Castle, Dorset

“Superb cottage. Very comfortable, clean and cosy. Stunning setting – quiet and peaceful but in easy reach of Corfe Castle and the coast. Could not fault our holiday at all and we will be returning in the spring. ” – Jan Thornhill – 22 Oct 2015

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Purbeck Cottage Comment October

The Autumn months are a lovely time to see Purbeck and southern Dorset. The climate has remained mild and many days have been more summery than autumnal which means guests have enjoyed the beaches, walks in the woods and coastal path, visits to the historic sites and much more.

Here are just some of the comments we received for Purbeck holiday cottages this Autumn. For more cottage comments and reviews visit a cottage page and see guest reviews section.

Marblers Cottage Acton Dorset self catering

Marblers Cottage – Acton, Dorset

“We had a lovely time staying at Marblers cottage. Cottage was clean and had everything we needed. We found the central heating more than adequate. We didn’t need to use the wood burners. I would not hesitate to go back and would highly recommend staying at Marblers. ” – Caroline Bailey – 22 Oct 2015

The Chapel Kingston Dorset self catering

The Chapel – Kingston, Dorset

“Beautifully presented cottage with far reaching views of the surrounding countryside. We would happily return. ” – J Edwards – 22 Oct 2015

Purbeck House Corfe Castle Dorset self catering

Purbeck House – Corfe Castle, Dorset

“As soon as we stepped over the threshold we completely fell in love with Purbeck House. Wonderful rooms, beautiful furnitures, nice decoration, cosy and clean and much space for 5 people and 1 dog. Corfe Castle is a gem and its surroundings just gorgeous very worth exploring! ” – Silvia Stocker – 22 Oct 2015

Central Villa Swanage Dorset self catering

Central Villa – Swanage, Dorset

“lovely cottage very centrally placed. There was nothing we did not like. ” – Frank Holtschlag – 13 Oct 2015

Afflington Manor Cottage Corfe Castle Dorset self catering

Afflington Manor Cottage – Corfe Castle, Dorset

“Superb cottage. Very comfortable, clean and cosy. Stunning setting – quiet and peaceful but in easy reach of Corfe Castle and the coast. Could not fault our holiday at all and we will be returning in the spring. ” – Jan Thornhill – 22 Oct 2015

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Isle of Wight Cottage Guest Reviews October

This month we have received guest comments and reviews from those enjoying an Autumn holiday on the Isle of Wight. It has been a lovely Autumn with some spectacular summer weather and a countryside showing the delightful red and orange colours.

Here is a small selection of cottage reviews and guest comments we received this October.

Groom Cottage Shanklin Isle of Wight self catering

Groom Cottage – Shanklin, Isle of Wight

“A wonderful cottage and perfect base to explore the island. Beautifully decorated. Everything you need to ensure a relaxing holiday. ” – Jayne Moss – 13 Oct 2015

Brighstone Brew House Brighstone Isle of Wight self catering

Brighstone Brew House – Brighstone, Isle of Wight

“lovely clean house and wonderful welcome pack. Cant wait to go back next year (already booked). The perfect home from home. ” – Kay Farrant – 13 Oct 2015

Iona Cottage Seaview Isle of Wight self catering

Iona Cottage – Seaview, Isle of Wight

“Cottage was lovely, we want to move in permanently! ” – Malcolm Braim – 22 Oct 2015

Baltija St Lawrence Isle of Wight self catering

Baltija – St Lawrence, Isle of Wight

“So lucky to have ‘stumbled’ across this when looking for a last minute holiday. Beautiful location, beautiful bungalow, so comfortable.Very sad when it was time to leave 🙁 Rob & Lee ” – Robert Hedges – 22 Oct 2015

Virginia Cottage Carisbrooke Isle of Wight self catering

Virginia Cottage – Carisbrooke, Isle of Wight

“Great location beautiful character cottage ” –Andrew Rolf – 22 Oct 2015

Dairymaid Cottage Shanklin Isle of Wight self catering

Dairymaid Cottage – Shanklin, Isle of Wight

“Lovely cottage could not ask for better. ” –Max Bush – 13 Oct 2015

Laurel Cottage Newbridge Isle of Wight self catering

Laurel Cottage – Newbridge, Isle of Wight

“We had a wonderful holiday. The cottage had everything we needed and more. It has a beautiful garden with lovely views, very Dog friendly. We hope to be back next year, still a lot to see. ” – Christopher Eaton – 22 Oct 2015

Sea Whisper Shanklin Isle of Wight self catering

Sea Whisper – Shanklin, Isle of Wight

“A really lovely house in a great location. Everything you need is supplied in the house. We had a great holiday and enjoyed every minute of our stay, helped by the fantastic weather. Would recommend as great holiday base. ” – Ivan Green – 22 Oct 2015

Castle Coach House Ventnor Isle of Wight self catering

Castle Coach House – Ventnor, Isle of Wight

“Very comfortable cottage and ideal position to explore island. Would definitely recommend to friends and family. ” –Janice Lloyd – 22 Oct 2015

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Isle of Wight Cottages in Tucked Away Locations

The beauty of enjoying a holiday in a tucked away location on the Isle of Wight is appreciated by many of our cottage guests and there are a number of cottages available for holidays in quiet rural locations. These peaceful and quiet locations allow you to hear the sounds of nature, feel a real separation from sources of stress and to be able to step out into nature and take long walks. Cottages in more remote locations often give a better chance to view wildlife including birds and woodland mammals.

Here is a selection of Isle of Wight cottages in tucked away locations and peaceful rural environments.

Elm Cottage Roud, Isle of Wight

Elm Cottage self catering Godshill East Isle of Wight
Isle of Wight Cottages » Isle of Wight » East » Godshill

Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms; Children welcome
Stone cottage in lovely peaceful Isle of Wight rural hamlet with large garden. Elm Cottage has a charming double bedroom, a bunk bedroom and a spacious single room which can accommodate an extra bed.  Lovely large garden with garden furniture and a trampoline for children. View Elm Cottage Roud Isle of Wight

Elm Cottage is located in a quiet hamlet and in a lovely rural area with walks and cycle trails. It might be the quietest place on the Isle of Wight due to its location and the surrounding hills. Despite the tucked away location Elm Cottage is within a short drive of the beaches at Ventnor and Shanklin.

5 Star Self Catering Holiday CottageGold Award self catering holiday home Isle of Wight

Yafford Mill Barn Yafford, Isle of Wight

Yafford Mill Barn self catering Shorwell West Isle of Wight
Isle of Wight Cottages » Isle of Wight » West » Shorwell

Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms; Children welcome
This wonderful property occupies a delightful location set amidst the beautiful countryside of the coastal area of south west wight. This is ‘An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’. The quiet and unspoilt beaches of Brighstone and Brook are within a 5 minute drive. The cottage is equipped to a very high standard and all the accommodation is on one level with easy access. View Yafford Mill Barn Cottage Yafford Isle of Wight

Yafford Mill Barn is on the quiet side of the Island, near a peaceful village and on a tucked away historic mill site. The peaceful sounds of nature are around all the time and there is lots of wildlife around the nearby mill pond. Within a short walk is the footpath onto the downs and here there are nature walks across the Island. The sea is also within walking distance.

Upper Dolcoppice Farmhouse Whitwell, Isle of Wight

Upper Dolcoppice Farmhouse self catering Whitwell South Isle of Wight
Isle of Wight Cottages » Isle of Wight » South » Whitwell

Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms + 1 extra bed; Children welcome
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. The farmhouse if surrounded by open lawns and there is a terrace with garden furniture so that meals can be enjoyed in the sunshine. View Upper Dolcoppice Farmhouse Cottage Whitwell Isle of Wight

Upper Dolcoppice is the very embodyment of a tucked away Isle of Wight cottage. It is located in a quiet rural location in its own small valley and seemingly isolated from the rest of the Island. Despite this it is within easy reach of Ventnor and Shanklin as well as the historic village of Godshill. This area is rich in wildlife and bird life.

4 Star Self Catering Holiday CottageGold Award self catering holiday home Isle of Wight

Mill Cottage Whitwell, Isle of Wight

Mill Cottage self catering Whitwell South Isle of Wight
Isle of Wight Cottages » Isle of Wight » South » Whitwell

Sleeps 5 in 3 bedrooms + 1 extra bed; Children welcome
This lovely stone cottage, with its large garden, stands beside a small stream in a hamlet on the outskirts of the village of Whitwell. The cottage is within a 10 minute drive of the south coast of the Isle of Wight where there are small beaches such as Steephill Cove and also the resort of Ventnor with its beautiful bay, restaurants and entertainments. This is a wonderful walking area with a footpath following the course of the nearby River Yar from the south coast at Niton to Bembridge on the East coast. Footpaths and bridleways also lead up onto nearby downs and offer wonderful areas to walk and cycle with beautiful views. View Mill Cottage Whitwell Isle of Wight3 Star Self Catering Holiday Cottage

Mill Cottage is idea for those who want the rural location but not the isolation from people because although the large rural views and quietness this cottage is actually located on the edge of a small village. Alongside the cottage there is a small brook which gives a lovely sound of gently trickling water.

Knighton Gorges Newchurch, Isle of Wight

Knighton Gorges self catering Newchurch East Isle of Wight
Isle of Wight Cottages » Isle of Wight » East

Sleeps 10 in 5 bedrooms; Children welcome
Knighton Gorges occupies a wonderful position nestled in lovely East Wight countryside, in ‘An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’. It has uninterrupted views across the beautiful Yar Valley to the Ventnor Downs. The house offers an oasis of peace, being a detached property with its own two acres of grounds and no near neighbours. The property dates back to the 17th century and used to form part of the buildings of the famous Manor House which once occupied the site. View Knighton Gorges Cottage Newchurch Isle of Wight

Knighton Gorges is a very popular holiday location for those wishing to escape the rush and bustle of East Isle of Wight in the summer but still be within a few minutes drive or a short cycle ride of the beaches at Sandown, Yaverland and, just beyond, Shanklin. This peaceful location is on the edge of Newchurch where there are scattered areas of woodland and there are lots of red squirrels.

Marvel Cottage Blackwater, Isle of Wight

Marvel Cottage self catering Blackwater Central Isle of Wight
Isle of Wight Cottages » Isle of Wight » Central

Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms; Children welcome
Lovely farm cottage with delightful rural views across lakes to the downs beyond. The picturesque farm is in a wonderful cycling and walking area with direct access to a network of cycle paths, footpaths and bridleways, and private access to the Stenbury Trail which ultimately extends from Cowes to the coast at Ventnor. The Tennyson Trail extending to the western tip of the island is also easily reached. The cottage has been furnished and equipped with care to a high standard and offers charming accommodation in beautiful surroundings with ducks, swans and a huge variety of other wildlife including red squirrels as constant visitors. Horses are kept on the farm and trout fishing can be arranged. The central location of the cottage makes it an ideal base for touring the island. View Marvel Cottage Blackwater Isle of Wight

Marvel Cottage has a wonderful farm location with a view out over fields and a fishing lake. This location is near the centre of the Isle of Wight and despite being a short drive from Newport it is an extremely peaceful location. The cycle track a few hundred meters below the cottage connects you with the beaches at Shanklin and Sandown.

October Special Offer Cottage Holidays

Here are some of the latest special offer holiday cottages on the Isle of Wight with reduced prices for the beginning of October. To view the latest special offers and see more cottages with price reductions visit the Special Offer Isle of Wight Cottages page.

 

Shalfleet Manor Barn self catering Shalfleet, Isle of Wight

Shalfleet Manor Barn on the Isle of Wight was £399 but has been reduced to £299 for 7 nights from Saturday 10th October to Saturday 17th October 2015

Dunnose Magna Cottage self catering Luccombe, Isle of Wight

Dunnose Magna Cottage on the Isle of Wight was £999 but has been reduced to £899 for 7 nights from Saturday 10th October to Saturday 17th October 2015.

Seabreeze self catering Brighstone, Isle of Wight

Seabreeze Cottage on the Isle of Wight was £379 but has been reduced to  £349 for 7 nights from Saturday 10th October to Saturday 17th October 2015.