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Quiet Cliff Top Location With Beautiful Views

Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Two bedroom, two bathroom apartment with secluded sunshine decking.

Ocean deck is a quality ground floor apartment within a former Victorian priory. Set in two acres of woodland gardens it has panoramic sea views from its own secluded decking.

This stunning retreat has been refurbished in a simple contemporary style, with all the luxuries you would expect in an apartment of this quality.

The apartment boasts two bedrooms, two bathrooms and can sleep four to six people with a quality fully sprung sofa/bed in the open plan living area.

There are patio doors leading out to a large decked terrace, where you can dine, relax and soak up the beautiful scenery in the sunshine.

Ocean deck is excellent all year round accommodation. In the winter it is cosy and warm. Wrap up and enjoy the winter walking, come back to a hot drink at night and watch the ships sheltering in the bay.

Sunny Se facing deck overlooking sea.

Kitchen with:- oven & hob, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, kettle & toaster.

Master bedroom with king sized bed, en-suite shower room, small outside deck.

Luxury twin bedroom.

All rooms centrally heated.

Goose down duvets and pillows ( allergy free).

White crisp, cotton bed linen.

Luxury soft, white towels.

Solid wooden floors, carpeted bedrooms.

Main bathroom with shower over.

Headed towel rails in all bathrooms.

Comfortable lounge/dining room.

Quality fully sprung sofa/bed.

Wifi connection, DVD player, radio, CD player, free sat LCD TV, ipod docking station.

Alarm clock radios in bedrooms.

Hair-dryers in bedrooms.

Iron and ironing board.

Outside:- wooden table and umbrella.

Extensive landscaped gardens.

Ample parking for two cars.

Walkers and cyclists welcome.

Sorry no pets, smoking strictly outside only.


Walkers paradise with network of country paths

Safe, sandy beaches

Beach water sports

Beach fishing

Coastal and countryside walking from the apartment

Horse riding

Sea fishing

Quaint old thatched village.

Cycle ways and cycle hire

Shanklin chine, illuminated at night

Roman villa

Carisbrooke castle

Osborne house

Shanklin theatre-walking distance

Lovely restaurants-walking distance

More Details

Steve and Caroline Scutt
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
6 July, 2018

About Steve and Caroline Scutt

Ocean Deck is managed by Steve and Caroline Scutt who live locally with their own family. They are all keen hikers and cyclists themselves so can direct you to some interesting locations off the main beat. They will greet you on arrival and are easy to contact should you have any needs during your stay.

In the kitchen you will discover complimentary refreshments to help you to unwind and fall into that relaxed holiday mood!

Why Steve and Caroline Scutt chose Shanklin

Ocean Deck is warm and welcoming. Couples, families and friends feel equally at home here.

It is situated on a coastal footpath. Just a few steps and you are up on the downs, enjoying both coastal and countryside scenery. Nearby, unspoilt fishing villages are waiting to be explored and Miles of country cycle track are close by too!

The apartment sits in and shares two acres of landscaped gardens to wander or relax in, watching our protected red squirrels and wildlife. The bay you can see from the garden is sandy and safe, a ten minute lovely stroll through Rylstone Gardens nearby.

What makes this apartment unique

We fell in love with Ocean Deck as soon as we drove into the car park and were entranced with the view. It was the famous Round The Island Yacht Race that day. The blue sea was full of bright coloured yachts competing , you could even hear the sailors shouting to each other from the sea!

On the other side, the front of the property, the downs adjoin our quiet little road. So be it sea or country we have it all!


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Shanklin in IOW

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 1 bathroom with shower over, and an en-suite shower room and toilet with the double bedroom.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • 1 double en-suite bedroom with small outside decking and one twin bedded room.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


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average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews

First Class accommodation with lovely attention to detail from the owners

  • 5 of 5

A wonderful apartment, great, quiet location set high on the cliff top affording stunning views. Very comfortable, well equipped and maintained property, with lovely attention to detail from the owners. A very welcome surprise on our arrival were the flowers, the tipple in the fridge, as well as provisions. Thank you so much, and we'd certainly visit again.

  • Review Submitted: 11-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Superbly equipped apartment with amazing views. Highly recommend.

  • 5 of 5


  • Review Submitted: 09-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Highly Recommended

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this apartment 23-27th September and found it to be very clean and well fitted out with all the extras you might need during your holiday. Nice quiet location, but only a very short distance from the town. Excellent sea views from the deck.On arrival there were some essentials left in fridge, wine,milk, cream cakes,etc, which we thought was a very nice gesture.

Would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Perfect base for first family break

  • 5 of 5

Our second stay at ocean deck and first mini break with our 3 month old daughter!

As expected the apartment was perfect, spotlessly clean. The owners had set up a cot in the main room complete with cuddly toy for the baby! Although the apartment isn't huge it has everything you might need, the compact kitchen has a dishwasher and washing machine should you need it! As long as you have a car with small children it's fine as it's at the top of quite a slope but not anything most people can't manage. Literally a 5-10 minute stroll into shanklin.

We will be back and don't hesitate to recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 15-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent apartment, excellent location

  • 5 of 5

Very clean, comfortable, well set out apartment. Excellent location, fantastic views.

Our third visit, need we say more

  • Review Submitted: 12-Dec-2016
  • Date of Stay: November 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great views, lovely location

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a week’s stay at Ocean Deck Apartment. We would thoroughly recommend the apartment. It was in a great location, private parking, and the sea views are stunning (much better than in the photos!). The apartment itself was spotless and very well equipped, and we were welcomed by homemade scones, passion fruit cheesecakes and Prosecco. We would book it again for any future holidays.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
63 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
1000 Metres
The Village Inn
Nearest Ferry
20 Kilometres
East Cowes
Nearest Train
1.5 Kilometres
Shanklin Station
Nearest Motorway
800 Metres
Church Road
Nearest Restaurant
1000 Metres
Many in the Old Village
Nearest Beach
500 Metres
Car: not necessary

Perfect cliff top location. Quiet and rural , yet 10 minutes walk into the Old Thatched village of Shanklin where there are lovely restaurants and quaint shops. Only a 10 minute walk through lovely local gardens to beach and thatched inn next to fishing boats.


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Refundable Damage Deposit £100

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