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Luxury Cowes waterfront apartment with stunning panoramic marina & sea views

People7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 895 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

47 Marinus: Prestigious Oceanfront position 3 bed 2 bath luxury modern apartment

Marinus was built as a Cowes premier waterfront apartment complex in 2008 and is located next to Shepards Wharf Marina. You won't be disappointed by this stunning apartment. Why not check out our amazing 5 * reviews from our recent guests . We have private gated parking for one car next to the apartment and a local manager who will greet you on your arrival.

15% discount on Red Funnel car ferry fares - please apply for special code prior to booking ferry.

Arrival times are 16:00 and departure time is 10:00. We will do our best to accommodate you outside these times but this depends greatly on other bookings and our cleaning service provider. Late arrivals can also be accommodated by use of a key lock box.

A plan of the apartment is posted on the photo pages and this shows the layout of the whole apartment.

The apartment is situated on the first floor (with lift serving only 3 properties - each with private landings). Situated at the front of the south wing the apartment has 2 balconies north & south to ensure that you catch all the sun but have shade as well - Your choice!

Our panoramic sea and medina river views ensure that you can see all the activity which never stops. There's activity on the river from early morning to late at night. Pull up a chair and just watch the action.

The apartment has a master bed with en-suite a further twin with large fitted wardrobe and in the third bedroom a small double with single above. The en-suite has a large shower suitable for the elderly and has an optional seat and hand hold for safety.

All rooms (except the bathrooms!) have sea, river & marina views, are light and airy with quality furnishings. Large double glazed floor to ceiling windows feature the whole front of the apartment. You can even cook whilst watching the action.

Our kitchen is fitted with top rated Bosh appliances and is fitted to a high standard throughout with a comprehensive range of kitchen utensils to suit all family needs.

Our bathrooms are smart and modern, white & blue, with shower in the master and bath/shower in the main.

Your car can be parked in our private reserved gated parking area which is situated just below the apartment,

More Details

About Us

Grant Vincent
54 Mill Hill Road
PO31 7EG Cowes
VAT Reg No

Owner
Grant & Ellen Vincent
Member since: 2006
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 June, 2018

About Grant & Ellen Vincent

We have lived and worked in Cowes for nearly 30 years. We have travelled the world but still love Cowes despite living in the Caribbean for over 8 years.

Grant & Ellen Vincent purchased this apartment in 2013

Why Grant & Ellen Vincent chose Cowes

We viewed many many properties over the last 5 years looking for THE apartment - and finally we found No 47. Its fantastic location sold it straight away and we still love it. We hope you will as well.

What makes this apartment unique

Unique benefits - well its got to be its location and full panoramic windows looking over the marina, Solent and River Medina. Great location to view Cowes week yacht racing and the famous fireworks.

Also check out our 15% discount on Red Funnel ferry fares!!! Please ensure that you request a unique discount code prior to making ferry reservation!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Ray and I both were able to access the apartment with ease. We had a great 4 days on the isle and the apartment was very comfortable. I will provide a most favourable review shortly and definitely recommend your apartment to our friends.
Oct 2015
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Cowes in Isle of Wight

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 895 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • town
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Lift ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Corian surfaces
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Corian surfaces
  • Both bathrooms are similarly decorated, blue and white tiled, modern and warm. The en-suite shower room has disabled facilities including optional seat and grab rail. Ideal for the elderly who may not be able to manage getting in and out of a bath.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Sea & marina views with large fitted wardrobe
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , 4' double + single bed over - sea & marina views
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 2018 zip & link bed, shower/wc en-suite - sea views
  • All bedrooms have sea and marina views. The master bedroom super king zip & Link bed new in 2018 has an en-suite and a large fitted wardrobe and a Sony 24" Smart TV - internet connected. Bedroom 2 has twin beds with bedside drawer, large fitted wardrobe and is situated adjacent to the main bathroom with bath c/w shower & WC. Bedroom 3 has a 4' small double with single over and would be ideal for either 2 adults or three children or a combo. This room also has a fitted wardrobe and desk.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Our apartment is managed by Cowes Property Management Services. Our Manager Graham will greet you. You will be asked to phone him as you travel across the Solent to arrange a convenient time to show you in. This is especially important at busy times of year and in order to provide you with the best service. Cowes is an international sailing centre so there lots relating to sailing and motorboats. However, the Island has magnificent walks, hiking and cycling opportunities and is geared up for the tourists to enjoy a vast range of activities. These include historic palaces and castles, music events (throughout the year), to beaches and the theme parks of Blackgang Chine, Robin Hill and Amazon World. The island is famous as Dinosaur Island due to the large number of fossils and dinosaur remains that have been found - so whether you take part in an activity or combining the beaches and playing in rock pools there's always plenty to do whether you'r visiting as a family or here on your own.

Reviews

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Luxury Cowes waterfront apartment with stunning panoramic marina & sea views
average rating of 4.885714 based on 36 reviews
5

An excellent holiday rental

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is spacious and well placed with really good views across the marina and the Solent. The Lounge and kitchen are very well furnished and very comfortable and there is that wonderful view which is stunning. Despite all the sailing activity outside the flat is very quiet and peaceful. The 3 bedrooms are well furnished and the bathroom and ensuite also are well equipped and spacious. The apartment is well situated within easy walking distance of restaurants, bars and shops in Cowes. Another benefit is the secure parking. We very much enjoyed our time in this apartment and hope we will be able to stay here again when we visit the Isle of Wight. After staying in many holiday rentals over the years I can say that this is very much amongst the best. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 28-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write this great review we really appreciate it. Glad you enjoyed No 47. Looking forward to seeing you again. Kind regards Grant & Ellen
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5

Lovely apartment in a superb location

  • 5 of 5

Quiet but central location with superb views across marina. Always something going on. Bit tight in bedroom for 6 ageing adults.

  • Review Submitted: 12-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic Property - Great Views

  • 5 of 5

A wonderful week in a lovely apartment. All mod cons, extremely comfortable. Fantastic views.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nice location let down by substandard appartment

  • 3 of 5

Lovely helpful person to meet us.

Bathroom shower dangerously uncontrollable.

Furniture tired and soggy feeling.

We never used the cooking facilities so cant comment.

Very old washer and dishwasher so far too noisy to use when in the apartment.

Dated audio system with no facility for iphone or similar music.

Lots of other little things.

Broken toilet seat.

And lastly the bed was just awful. Too small, too low, old fashioned lumpy and noisy.

For the sake of a bit of investment it could be lovely.

The asset has been sweated.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Superb apartment in Cowes

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this apartment for a few days -we are a couple , our daughter and 2 young grand daughters.

The apartment is stunning , very comfortable ,beautifully kitted out with everything you could possibly want in a holiday home , wonderfully clean with crisp clean bed linen and fluffy fresh white towels. We had a cot and highchair supplied for the baby and our 3 year old loved having her own bedroom with a fantastic cabin bed. All beds were comfy apart from the sleigh bed in the master bedroom which is very creaky . The views from every window but especially from the main area are amazing . The property manager Graham was especially helpful and came over within 5 minutes when I rang him to ask if there was a highchair available .

We didn't want to leave and will definitely be returning at some point, probably when it isn't snowing and we can then use the balconies.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic break, calming atmosphere, beautiful location, brilliant caretaker and team - very helpful, wonderful apartment, everything we wanted - planning our next trip! Can we apply for a loyalty card!? Thank you

  • Review Submitted: 26-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Southampton - from Southampton ferry
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Duke of York - Mill Hill Road
Nearest Ferry
300 Metres
Red Funnel - passenger & car ferry
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Cowes GC
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Southampton Central - from Southampton ferry
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
M271
Nearest Restaurant
30 Metres
Amabi
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Cowes Green
Car: not necessary

Luxury Cowes Seafront Apartment with lift and parking:

With one of the best views in Cowes being situated at the front of the popular 'Marinus' apartments on first floor with magnificent panoramic River Medina and Solent Sea views. A true 'Royal Box' position! and one of only three similar properties in the complex. Gated parking for 1 car adjacent to apartment and lift access serving only 3 apartments all with private landings. Accommodation suitable for all ages and ability.

Our position next to the Shepards Wharf Marina provides an easy 2 minute walk into the centre of Cowes quaint and bustling town centre with its supermarkets (Marks & Spencer & Sainsbury's Local), wide selection of restaurants and cafes and local individual shops. M&S and Waitress are both local and within a short walk!

Easy access to local bus transport if required and located close to both Red Funnel's passenger and car ferry terminals. Great location for walkers being on the coastal path and the Island cycle route. Nearby local historic attractions include Osborne House (Queen Victoria's residential palace) and Carisbrooke Castle (prison to Charles 1st).

If you like to relax and watch the yachts this is the place for you. Our complex adjoins Shepards Wharf marina with all vessels passing within 30m in front of you. If you want to explore the island with your family you can also have a great time with a base at Marinus with easy access to all parts of the island whether going on bike, foot or car.

15% Red Funnel Car Ferry Discount on application.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Cowes, South East England

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
IOW Festival
21 Jun 2018 - 23 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£975
for 3 nights
From
£295
From
£315
Fri,Sat
 
 
Summer
24 Jun 2018 - 5 Jul 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,098
for 5 nights
From
£220
Thu,Fri,Sat
£1,415
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Round The Island Race
6 Jul 2018 - 8 Jul 2018
2 night minimum stay
£970
for 2 nights
From
£440
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid Summer Special
9 Jul 2018 - 13 Jul 2018
2 night minimum stay
£340
for 2 nights
From
£125
 
 
Panerai Classic Regatta
14 Jul 2018 - 20 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,390
for 7 nights
£1,390
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Cowes Classic Regatta
21 Jul 2018 - 27 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,440
for 7 nights
£1,440
 
 
July 5 day Special
28 Jul 2018 - 2 Aug 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,065
for 5 nights
From
£195
 
 
Cowes Week + 2018
3 Aug 2018 - 10 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,790
for 7 nights
£2,790
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £55 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer
11 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
2 night minimum stay
£403
for 2 nights
From
£220
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,440
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Summer
1 Sep 2018 - 5 Sep 2018
2 night minimum stay
£347
for 2 nights
£990
 
 
Little Britain Cup
6 Sep 2018 - 8 Sep 2018
2 night minimum stay
£790
for 2 nights
From
£350
 
 
Autumn Special
9 Sep 2018 - 26 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£510
for 3 nights
From
£140
£990
 
 
DEL EMC Silicon Cup
27 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
2 night minimum stay
£750
for 2 nights
From
£330
 
 
Winter (6+1 free)
29 Sep 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
£340
for 2 nights
From
£125
From
£150
Fri,Sat
£665
£1,490
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas 2018 New Year 19
22 Dec 2018 - 2 Jan 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,100
for 4 nights
From
£250
From
£260
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,540
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter 2018-19
3 Jan 2019 - 15 Feb 2019
2 night minimum stay
£370
for 2 nights
From
£140
From
£150
Fri,Sat
£540
£1,340
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring Half Term
16 Feb 2019 - 22 Feb 2019
6 night minimum stay
£699
for 6 nights
From
£110
Thu,Fri,Sat
£740
 
 
Spring Early
23 Feb 2019 - 5 Apr 2019
2 night minimum stay
£242
for 2 nights
From
£85
Fri,Sat
£640
 
 
Easter Break
6 Apr 2019 - 19 Apr 2019
6 night minimum stay
£1,044
for 6 nights
From
£175
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,090
 
 
Spring 19
20 Apr 2019 - 24 May 2019
2 night minimum stay
£390
for 2 nights
From
£150
£640
 
 
Late May Bank Holiday
25 May 2019 - 31 May 2019
7 night minimum stay
£890
for 7 nights
From
£150
Fri,Sat
£890
 
 
Early Summer 19
1 Jun 2019 - 28 Jun 2019
2 night minimum stay
£340
for 2 nights
From
£125
From
£160
Fri,Sat
£965
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid Summer 2019
29 Jun 2019 - 26 Jul 2019
4 night minimum stay
£790
for 4 nights
From
£175
From
£200
Fri,Sat
£1,340
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Cowes Classic
27 Jul 2019 - 2 Aug 2019
5 night minimum stay
£1,090
for 5 nights
£1,490
 
 
Summer 2019
3 Aug 2019 - 9 Aug 2019
6 night minimum stay
£1,376
for 6 nights
£1,590
 
 
Cowes Week 2019
10 Aug 2019 - 16 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
£3,090
for 7 nights
£3,090
 
 
Late Summer 2019
17 Aug 2019 - 4 Sep 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,690
for 7 nights
£1,690
 
 
Little Britain Challenge Cup
5 Sep 2019 - 7 Sep 2019
2 night minimum stay
£810
for 2 nights
From
£360
 
 
Autumn 2019
8 Sep 2019 - 27 Sep 2019
2 night minimum stay
£310
for 2 nights
From
£110
From
£125
Fri,Sat
 
 
Winter (6+1 free)
28 Sep 2019 - 20 Dec 2019
2 night minimum stay
£350
for 2 nights
From
£130
From
£155
Fri,Sat
£715
£1,490
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
£325
for 1 night
From
£235
From
£240
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,690
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning & Laundry £90
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

All rates include use of gated parking for one car in reserved area for sole use of apartment.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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