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A FAMILY FRIENDLY LIGHTHOUSE KEEPRS COTTAGE, A 10 MINUTE DRIVE FROM NITON

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Rural Retreats Holidays Ltd

Speaks English
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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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A FAMILY FRIENDLY LIGHTHOUSE KEEPRS COTTAGE, A 10 MINUTE DRIVE FROM NITON

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday cottage in Niton - Landward Cottage

4 guests (2 bedrooms)

Overview:

• 4 guests

• Children welcome

• Baby welcome

• Two bedrooms

• One bathroom

• Welcome hamper, linen and toiletries

• The accommodation is on the ground floor

• Off road parking

Activities:

This cottage is within easy reach of a beach

Features:

There is a high step into the front entrance.

There is a housekeeper's storeroom within the courtyard, the housekeeper may require access via the rear gate.

The lighthouse grounds are enclosed with a wall but young children should be supervised outside at all times.

Please note that due to the location of the property, TV reception for BBC 1, BBC 2 and ITV is often intermittent or lost and there is often no reception for Channel 4.

Please note that this property does not permit the use of barbecues, open fires or fireworks of any kind in or around the property. Please note that towels are not to be removed from the property.

Property layout:

Ground floor: Entrance hall, sitting room, kitchen with dining table, shower room, queen-size bedroom with 5' bed,

small twin bedroom with 3' beds.

Equipment:

Electric convector heating, electric 'wood-burning stove effect' fire.

Electric hob and oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer.

TV, DVD and CD player. Payphone.

Travel cot and high-chair available.

In association with Trinity House, Rural Retreats are pleased to present St Catherine's Lighthouse in Niton, the Isle of Wight. St Catherine's Lighthouse is situated just outside the hamlet of Niton, approximately 10 minutes' drive from the popular coastal resort of Ventnor, the southern most point of the Isle of Wight. The site comprises a terrace of 3 self-catering holiday rentals, former lighthouse keepers cottages, Landward Cottage, Gurnard and Penda. There are guided tours of the lighthouse throughout the year (subject to availability). The lighthouse does not have a fog signal.

The Lighthouse grounds are enclosed with a wall but young children should be supervised at all times. There is an excellent real ale pub a 10-minute walk up the hill. Each holiday cottage has a private enclosed courtyard and parking area. Beyond the courtyard there is a communal grass area where children can play. Holiday guests can unload in the parking area adjacent to Penda Cottage.

If you would like to view the lighthouse please visit :

Access roads to some of the lighthouse sites are narrow with limited passing places and, dependent on the season and site, there is the possibility of overhanging vegetation due to cutting restrictions during bird breeding seasons or other environmental reasons.

Guests should be aware that the lighthouses and equipment need regular and sometimes emergency maintenance. Therefore visits by maintenance staff may occur at any time during the year. However, staff will do their best to ensure guest privacy at all times.

Places to visit within the area include:

Carisbrooke Castle

Newport Roman Villa

Brading Roman Villa

North Court

Sandown Pier

Arreton Old Village

Godshill Model Village

The Needles Park

Isle of Wight Military History Museum

Rosemary Vineyard

For the children in the party:

Blackgang Chine - great family fun with a range of rides and attractions

Robin Hill, Adventure Park and Gardens

Dinosaur Isle

Owl and Monkey Haven

Sea view Wildlife Encounter

Isle of Wight Zoo

Amazon World

Nearby beaches include:

Ventnor beach a medium sized beach ideal for families.

Shanklin beach a large sized beach very popular with familes.

Freshwater Bay, medium sized, popular with families.

Sandown beach including the Battery Gardens.

For the sport's enthusiasts:

Hill Farm Stables

Isle of Wight Sea Kayaking

Isle of Wight Adventure Activities

Ventnor Golf Club

In association with Trinity House, Rural Retreats are pleased to present St Catherine's Lighthouse in Niton, the Isle of Wight. St Catherine's Lighthouse is situated just outside the hamlet of Niton, approximately 10 minutes' drive from the popular coastal resort of Ventnor, the southern most point of the Isle of Wight. The site comprises a terrace of 3 self-catering holiday rentals, former lighthouse keepers cottages, Landward Cottage, Gurnard and Penda. There are guided tours of the lighthouse throughout the year (subject to availability). The lighthouse does not have a fog signal.

The Lighthouse grounds are enclosed with a wall but young children should be supervised at all times. There is an excellent real ale pub a 10-minute walk up the hill. Each holiday cottage has a private enclosed courtyard and parking area. Beyond the courtyard there is a communal grass area where children can play. Holiday guests can unload in the parking area adjacent to Penda Cottage.

If you would like to view the lighthouse. Access roads to some of the lighthouse sites are narrow with limited passing places and, dependent on the season and site, there is the possibility of overhanging vegetation due to cutting restrictions during bird breeding seasons or other environmental reasons.

Guests should be aware that the lighthouses and equipment need regular and sometimes emergency maintenance. Therefore visits by maintenance staff may occur at any time during the year. However, staff will do their best to ensure guest privacy at all times.

Places to visit within the area include:

Carisbrooke Castle

Newport Roman Villa

Brading Roman Villa

North Court

Sandown Pier

Arreton Old Village

Godshill Model Village

The Needles Park

Isle of Wight Military History Museum

Rosemary Vineyard

For the children in the party:

Blackgang Chine - great family fun with a range of rides and attractions

Robin Hill, Adventure Park and Gardens

Dinosaur Isle

Owl and Monkey Haven

Seaview Wildlife Encounter

Isle of Wight Zoo

Amazon World

Nearby beaches include:

Ventnor beach a medium sized beach ideal for families.

Shanklin beach a large sized beach very popular with families.

Freshwater Bay, medium sized, popular with families.

Sandown beach including the Battery Gardens.

For the sport's enthusiasts:

Hill Farm Stables

Isle of Wight Sea Kayaking

Isle of Wight Adventure Activities

Ventnor Golf Club

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed

Rural Retreats Holidays Ltd

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Speaks English
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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Prior to paying a reservation deposit, always verify payment instructions by calling the number on this listing.
Trust & Security
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Reviews

Reviews for this holiday cottage rental in Niton, United Kingdom

A family friendly lighthouse keeprs cottage, a 10 minute drive from Niton
average rating of 0.0 based on 8 reviews
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A family friendly lighthouse keeprs cottage, a 10 minute drive from Niton
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p1192707
+44 01386 701177
Niton Isle of Wight
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Perfect Cottage

  • Review Submitted: 26-Mar-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
Perfect cottage, great place lots of sunshine, wonderful holiday.
business
A family friendly lighthouse keeprs cottage, a 10 minute drive from Niton
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p1192707
+44 01386 701177
Niton Isle of Wight
Owner Submitted Review
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A wonderful place

  • Review Submitted: 26-Mar-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
A wonderful place, blue skies recommend the botanical gardens that have footpaths to the most lovely sandy beach.
business
A family friendly lighthouse keeprs cottage, a 10 minute drive from Niton
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p1192707
+44 01386 701177
Niton Isle of Wight
Owner Submitted Review
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Exceeded our expectations!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Mar-2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2013
We had a fantastic time. lovely weather, beautiful place thank you for exceeding our expectations. Lovely hamper local bread comfy duvet, fresh coffee...Fabulous.
business
A family friendly lighthouse keeprs cottage, a 10 minute drive from Niton
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p1192707
+44 01386 701177
Niton Isle of Wight
Owner Submitted Review
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Amazing

  • Review Submitted: 26-Mar-2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
Amazing safe and cosy place to be in force 2 gale. Thank you Trinity house and Rural Retreats great standards as ever.
business
A family friendly lighthouse keeprs cottage, a 10 minute drive from Niton
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p1192707
+44 01386 701177
Niton Isle of Wight
Owner Submitted Review
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Our fifth Lighthouse holiday

  • Review Submitted: 26-Mar-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2013
Our 5th Lighthouse holiday and its been as wonderful as all the others. Beautiful cottage, loved spotting ships out at sea. It is well worth taking the tour of the Lighthouse with even more great views. The rabbits make great neighbours. Thank you for making it so comfortable.
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Location

Hampshire

The stunning landscape of the Test Valley in West Hampshire offers thatched cottages, welcoming pubs and picturesque villages. There are attractions for all ages, such as The Hawk Conservancy Trust, the rose gardens at Mottisfont Abbey and Whitchurch Silk Mill. Opportunities for walking, horse riding and cycling abound in Test Valley with highlights being the 44-mile Test Way and the annual Test Valley Tour. Test Valley is most famous for its fly fishing and the clear chalk streams of the Test and its tributaries yield up an abundance of brown trout and salmon.

Visit lovely Stockbridge, with its shops, tea rooms and restaurants, In the pretty town of Romsey you can explore the Romsey Heritage and Visitor Centre, the magnificent Norman Abbey and Broadlands, the former home of the late Lord Louis Mountbatten.

Andover is a lively market town dating back to Saxon times and here you can visit the Andover Museum and Museum of the Iron Age and the nearby Iron Age settlement of Danebury Hill Fort.

The Wallops are attractive villages skirting a small chalk stream and one of them, Middle Wallop, is home to a World War II airfield and the Museum of Army Flying. Other attractions in Test Valley include the Sir Harold Hillier Gardens, Longstock Park Water Garden, and Houghton Lodge and gardens. Many visitors also flock to the small church of St Margaret's in East Wellow near Romsey, where Florence Nightingale was buried.

The New Forest is England's newest National Park where deer, ponies and cattle continue to roam free in its ancient heaths and woodland, great for walking, cycling and horse riding. With the New Forest Wildlife Park near Lyndhurst, the National Motor Museum at the beautiful village of Beaulieu, the 18th Century village of Buckler's Hard and Exbury Gardens and Steam railway there's fun for all ages.

Other family attractions in Hampshire include Paulton's Park at Ower, Furzey Gardens at Minstead, Marwell Wildlife (formerly known as Marwell zoo) south of Winchester, Portchester Castle and Hurst Castle in Keyhaven.

Southampton is a flourishing port, famous for voyages such as the Titanic and Mayflower. The Maritime Museum and God's House Tower Museum of Archaeology are well worth a visit.

Winchester is one of England's most beautiful cities, with a magnificent cathedral and is packed with historic buildings such as the Great Hall, the Hospital of St Cross, Westgate Museum and Jane Austen's House.

Portsmouth is known as the waterfront city. It's history and heritage includes the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, acknowledged as 'Family Attraction of the Year' from the Good Britain Guide. An all inclusive ticket will get you to see the most famous warships ever built, the HMS Victory, HMS Warrior 1860 and Mary Rose as well as the Royal Naval museum, Action Stations and a harbour tour. Nearby is Portsmouth's newest landmark, the Spinnaker Tower. Museums to visit include the Charles Dicken's Birthplace Museum and the D-Day Museum.

At the beautiful Georgian market town of Lymington, you can take a car ferry to Yarmouth in the Isle of Wight which is steeped in history with a wealth of attractions.

Guests at Angel Cottage may also wish to visit Bournemouth, Christchurch and Hengistbury Head and guests staying at Oak Tree Cottage, and Spring Cottage may wish to visit Stonehenge and Salisbury. These are found on the Dorset and Wiltshire introduction page.

Isle of Wight

Historic sites include Carisbrooke Castle and the Roman Villa near Newport, Osborne House in East Cowes (the magnificent countryside retreat of Queen Victoria), Bembridge Windmill, Needes Old Battery at Alum Bay, St Catherine's Lighthouse, Appuldurcombe House in Wroxall and Yarmouth Castle. Country Parks include the Calbourne Water Mill and Rural Museum which stands in beautifully kept grounds. Attractions include the Isle of Wight Steam Railway at Havenstreet and the commercialised 'Needles Pleasure Park' at Alum Bay. There are many beaches to visit in the Isle of Wight and you can choose the best beaches to suit your needs. For example, the beaches of Sandown and Shanklin are the best choice for families with young children, Freshwater Bay offers one of the most beautiful beaches on the island and you can enjoy fabulous walks all along the headland towards the Needles following 'The Tennyson Trail', and Bembridge and St Helen's are quieter than the main resorts, great for rock pools, where children can go crabbing, but where swimming is not safe for very small children. The scenic highlight is The Needles, three towers of rock jutting out at the island's most western end, a short walk from Alum Bay, famous for its multicoloured cliffs. The Isle of Wight hosts the Isle of Wight Music Festival on 11th-13th June 2010 at Seaclose Park and at Cowes, the sailing capital, the major national event Cowes Week on 31st July-7th August 2010.

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Availability & Rates

Rental rates for this holiday cottage in Niton, Isle of Wight

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rental Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate Minimum Stay
 
Mid Spring season
14 Mar 2014 - 16 Apr 2014
£221
£925
2 nights
 
 
Easter High season
17 Apr 2014 - 4 May 2014
£256
£1,109
2 nights
 
 
Mid Summer season
5 May 2014 - 22 May 2014
£221
£925
2 nights
 
 
Whitsun Half term
23 May 2014 - 27 May 2014
£256
£1,109
2 nights
 
 
Late Summer Mid season
28 May 2014 - 10 Jul 2014
£226
£942
2 nights
 
 
Summer High season
11 Jul 2014 - 5 Sep 2014
Changeover Day: Friday
£1,143
7 nights
 
 
Mid Autumn season
6 Sep 2014 - 23 Oct 2014
£221
£925
2 nights
 
 
Autumn Half term
24 Oct 2014 - 31 Oct 2014
£247
£1,054
2 nights
 
 
Autumn Low season
1 Nov 2014 - 20 Dec 2014
£170
£697
2 nights
 
 
Christmas & New Year
21 Dec 2014 - 2 Jan 2015
£199
£1,143
4 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

If when making your booking, the start date of your proposed rental period is more than 8 weeks away, you must pay a deposit of one-third of the rental fee. The balance of the rental fee is payable 8 weeks before the start of the rental period. if you booking is made 8 weeks or less away from the start of the rental period the full rental fee will be due. Deposits paid are non refundable.
Notes Prices listed are for guidance only, Rural Retreats do not do a nightly price. Please contact the property manager for up to date availability and prices.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Niton in Isle of Wight

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • beach
General:
  • Telephone ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • toiletries
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 5' bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , small twin bedroom with 3' beds
  • Travel cot
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
  • DVD Player
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed

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