Where to stay around Rookley?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 926 holiday lettings near Rookley. From 559 cottages to 146 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rookley for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Rookley?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Rookley. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • WestQuay Shopping Centre: 1,394 holiday lettings
  • Tudor House and Garden: 1,412 holiday lettings
  • Portsmouth Historic Dockyard: 1,842 holiday lettings
  • Isle of Wight Steam Railway: 1,684 holiday lettings
  • Dinosaur Expeditions Conservation and Palaeoart Centre: 1,597 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Rookley listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent cottages in Rookley?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 559 cottages in Rookley. Our other popular types of Rookley holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 146 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 103 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 32 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including chalets and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rookley?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 43 holiday homes with pool available in Rookley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Cottage in Rookley, Isle of Wight Your Home Away From Home


    The small village of Rookley is located in the heart of the Isle of Wight and is a great destination for those looking for a relaxing and enjoyable holiday. A Rookley holiday can also offer a range of activities with the popular resort of Rookley Country Park right on its doorstep. Travellers will find that a Rookley holiday rental cottage is the perfect base for either simply relaxing or indulging in a range of outdoor pursuits. No matter what kind of holiday you have in mind, you will leave the island after staying in a Rookley holiday rental cottage with plenty of wonderful memories of your stay.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Rookley, Isle of Wight

    The village of Rookley is a perfect place for simply relaxing and watching the world go by. If you are feeling energetic you can enjoy a spot of sailing, fishing, walking or cycling. Surrounded by beautiful countryside, a Rookley holiday is also the ideal option for keen photographers and painters as there is a range of wonderful subjects to be enjoyed there.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Rookley, Isle of Wight

    If you can tear yourself away from your comfortable Rookley holiday rental cottage it is worth taking the 5 minute journey north to the town of Newport. One of the most prominent attractions to be found in the town is the Newport Roman Villa. Discovered in 1926, the Roman villa was built in 280 AD and is thought to have been owned by a wealthy farmer. The villa has various artefacts to be seen as well as beautifully preserved mosaics and one of the best preserved examples of a bath suite in the whole of Britain.

    Weather in Rookley, Isle of Wight

    For those who are interested in taking a Rookley holiday they will be pleased to hear that the Isle of Wight has an almost sub-tropical climate which means that there are warm summers and mild winters. The best time of year to have a Rookley holiday rental cottage are the months of July and August when the average daytime temperature reaches a reasonable 19°C. During the winter months, January and February are usually the coldest with the daytime temperature dropping to around 8°C.

    Travel to Rookley, Isle of Wight

    direct flights to the Isle of Wight unless you have your own small plane. If this is the case then you could land at either Bembridge Airport or Sandown Airport on the island. Most people embarking on a Rookley holiday arrive at Southampton Airport (SOU) and then take a ferry of hovercraft over to the island. Several flight operators offer regular, cheap flights to Southampton such as Eastern Airways, British Airways and Flybe. Passengers can depart from a number of other UK airports including Edinburgh (EDI), Newcastle(NCL), Leeds (LBA), Manchester (MAN) and Liverpool (LPL)