Activity & Leisure
2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri
4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.
The Old School House (UK33511) is a unique holiday home. Ideal for two couples or a small family group it’s a great conversion property, full of character with a fun but unconventional layout which has been attractively decorated and furnished throughout. Comfortably accommodating up to five guests, the living room at the centre of the house has a fantastic, vaulted ceiling and is a spacious and inviting room to relax within. Adjacent to the living room is a well-equipped kitchen with access out to the enclosed rear garden. Upstairs, the first-floor accommodation has two large stylishly decorated double bedrooms, both accessed from independent stairwells from the ground floor. Both upstairs bedrooms rooms have windows that overlook the central living room.The Old Chapel (UK33510) in Whitwell can comfortably accommodate up to eight guests. A stunning property full of character which has been attractively decorated and furnished throughout by the owner. Enjoy the gorgeous central living room with its magnificent, vaulted ceiling and beautiful windows which flood this room and its mezzanine galleried sitting area with natural light. Through the double doors there is an adjoining games room where you can enjoy table tennis, a game of pool or challenge each other to a round of darts. With 4 stylishly furnished bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, this property makes an ideal location for a large family or group of friends to come together and explore the delights of the Isle of Wight.Situated within the charming rural village of Whitwell, towards the southern side of the island, approximately 3 miles north west of the seaside town of Ventnor. The area is a firm favourite of cyclists, walkers and ramblers due to its close proximity to the southernmost tip of the island. With an ever-changing coastal landscape boasting panoramic views and a wealth of wildlife, within the village you will find the oldest pub on the island, dating back from the 15th century. If you enjoy a bit of fishing then you should take advantage of the local fishing lakes, well stocked with carp, roach and tench.Further afield local points of interest include, St Catherine’s Lighthouse, where you can explore the area where Marconi made some of his early experiments in radio, St Catherine’s Oratory, a medieval lighthouse on top of St Catherine’s Down, and Steephill Cove where there is a little beach café serving fresh crab and lobster (seasonal opening). The pretty neighbouring villages of Niton and Godshill are only a short drive away. In Godshill, the winding main street is lined with a number of pretty thatched cottages, fantastic village pubs serving local ales, and plenty of tea rooms serving delicious cream scones and jam. Outdoor pursuits on the island are well catered for and include horse riding, fishing, cycling, paragliding, water sports and golf. There are numerous attractions to discover for all ages. Pay a visit to Queen Victoria’s favourite holiday residence, Osborne House and Gardens, Blackgang Chine, the oldest themed attraction in the UK, the famous Needle landmark, Ventnor Botanical Gardens, Tapnell Farm Park, Carisbrooke Castle or the sailing towns of Yarmouth and Cowes. These properties can be booked together to accommodate up to 13 guests.
Ground Floor:8 steps to entrance.Living room: With Freeview Smart TV.Dining room.Kitchen: With electric oven, gas hob, combi microwave/oven/grill, fridge/freezer, coffee machine, dishwasher and washer/dryer.Bedroom 1: With single bed and Freeview Smart TV.Bathroom 1: With shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.Bathroom 2: With shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.First Floor:Bedroom 2: With kingsize bed and Freeview Smart TV.Bedroom 3: With double bed and Freeview Smart TV.
Both properties : Gas central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot and highchair available. Welcome pack. Enclosed garden with sitting out area, garden furniture and barbecue. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.
English Country Cottages is the trading name of Awaze Vacation Rentals Ltd.
Registered Office: Sunway House, Raglan Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk NR32 2LW.
Registered in England and Wales. Company Registration Number: 00965389.
VAT Registered Number: GB 598 22 99 77