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Toni Scott

Member since: 2010
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Speaks English

Spacious bungalow with floating pontoon and slipway onto Wootton Creek

10 Reviews
Bedrooms 4
Separate WC's1
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday bungalow in Isle of Wight - Spacious waterfront bungalow

4 Bedroom Bungalow which Sleeps 8

This spacious bungalow is set in approximately half an acre of woodland garden overlooking Wootton Creek and benefits from its own private 80 metre floating pontoon allowing access to The Solent 2 hours either side of high water depending on the boat's draught. The pontoon has mooring facilities and its own electricity and water supply for those guests who wish to bring their boats.

The accommodation comprises a large modern oak fitted kitchen/diner with fridge/freezer, dishwasher, electric oven, gas hob and convection microwave with dining for 8; its spacious lounge comfortably seats eight adults. Guests can watch red squirrels, numerous wading birds and wonderful sunsets from the comfort of an armchair, in addition to the world going by on the water. There is car parking for several cars and the property is within walking distance of the local Yacht Club, pub and some lovely walks and cycling routes, making it an ideal base for outdoor acitivities. It is also within a 10 minute slow walk through woodland to the nearest bus stop.

The property is less than 5 minutes from the Portsmouth/Isle of Wight car ferry with a frontage that is within a stones throw of Wootton Creek. From the slipway children and adults can practice a number of water activities in relative safety Crab and line fishing can be done from the pontoon. Ryde is the closest seaside town with its long wide sandy beaches and is less than ten minutes drive away. For those looking for historical places to visit Carisbrooke Castle and Osborne House are only 15 minutes drive away Cowes the haven for yachts and world renowned yacht and power boat races is 25 minutes drive, in fact, nowhere is very far on an island that offers a very diverse landscape, history of our royalty and the revived home of now two pop festivals; in fact, many people call it 'Little England'. For those who want to combine activity with playing bridge, there are also several friendly bridge clubs within a short driving distances that welcome visitors.

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  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Toni Scott (Owner)
Member since: 2010
Call Owner
Speaks English

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a family reunion to celebrate my grandson's 3rd birthday at Byewater. We very much enjoyed our holiday particularly the crabbing; it was also wonderful to see so many red squirrels and we were made to feel very welcome, not to mention the lovely scones and cream tea we had on arrival.
Aug 2013
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based on 10 holidaymaker reviews

Spacious bungalow with floating pontoon and slipway onto Wootton Creek
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews

Wonderful property for family and friends

  • 5 of 5

All our family and friends enjoyed staying at Byewater. Although the weather was unpredictable we shared many restful days at this amazing property. Everything was provided to make our stay stress free, from welcoming pack to toiletries in every bathroom. No traffic noise, just watching boats pass by and red squirrels feeding in nearby trees. Thank you for sharing such a special place. Jones family and friends

  • Review Submitted: Aug 25, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
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a wonderful family holiday home

  • 5 of 5

We were a party of 6 adults, 1 child and 1 baby. Upon arrival a wonderful English tea tray was set out with scones and clotted cream and we received a very warm welcoming from Toni. The home had a superb kitchen which was great for entertaining the family. The bedrooms were equipped beautifully and warm and cosy. The bathrooms were very clean and worked perfectly for our family. The views of the River and creek were a joy to just sit and relax on the outer balcony in the garden furniture supplied or when it cooled down from the large windows in the lounge. The children loved watching the Red squirrels who would come right outside the windows. Overall a great family home, wonderful gardens and views. Well done to the owners for making our stay extremely enjoyable. We had a fabulous time

  • Review Submitted: Apr 12, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
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Nuenen, The Netherlands

Great house on the estuary

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for a lovely stay at Byewater

The tea and cakes on arrival were much appreciated! The accommodation is excellent, especially the enormous lounge with panoramic views of the estuary which attracts lots of bird life we also enjoyed watching the red squirrels in the garden.

Everybody had their own bathroom so there was no queuing in the morning and we thought this truly is a first class place to stay particularly if you are self catering as the kitchen is well off for kitchen equipment.

The Fishbourne Arms, a five minute walk away, does really good food if you don't fancy cooking, and there is lots to do on the island so we will definitely go back.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 19, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2014
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  • 5 of 5

The house is an a lovely, very peaceful location overlooking the creek, lovely to sit and watch the activities on the water and see the red squirrels. The house is very well appointed, spotlessly clean and has the owners really do provide all the extra essentials needed for a self catering holiday. I would strongly recommend a stay here, the photos on here are good but the real thing is better.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 11, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
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Beautiful property & location

  • 5 of 5

Byewater is a beautiful property set in a wonderful location. The house is very well equipped and was perfect for our party of 8 people. We were welcomed on our arrival with homemade scones, jam & cream and a delicious cake. The creek was delightful and our 'children' who range in age from 24 to 11 loved crabbing from the pontoon!! Had a thoroughly enjoyable holiday and even the occasional wet weather didn't spoil it.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 2, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Jacqui It was very kind o you to write a review for Byewater and I am really glad you and your family enjoyed your holiday. Best wishes Toni
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Wonderful family holiday. Five star holiday home

  • 5 of 5

The holiday home was in a lovely setting and very well equipped . It was spotlessly clean and we had home made scones jam and cream and fresh flowers waiting for us . It was my baby grandsons first holiday and we all had a great time.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Fishbourne Inn
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
2 Kilometres
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Portsmouth M27
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Fishbourne Inn
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Car: recommended

Delightful convenient waterfront location. This spacious light and airy property is set in a wooded garden with an 80m pontoon and within 15 mins drive of most amentities. Great for fishing or just messing about on the water, watching the wildlife, strolling down to the local pub or yacht club or just enjoying an al fresco evening on the deck watching the sunset. Easy access to walks and cycling paths, pubs and ferries. Discounted ferry tickets on request. Friendly hospitable owner close by to ensure your holiday runs smoothly. Tesco Express, Majestic Wines, takeaway Chinese, Indian and fish and chips are amongst some of what is on offer in the local village of Wootton Bridge, a 5 min drive/15 min walk away. The Isle of Wight's main towns of Newport, Ryde, with its long wide sandy beaches, and Cowes are accessible by car, bus or cycling. The Island is famous for its yachting but also offers a wealth of activities and places to go in addition to this; we will guide in whatever way we can to enable you to fully enjoy your holiday.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday bungalow in Wootton, Isle of Wight

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Early summer
9 Apr 2016 - 27 May 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Summer Half Term
28 May 2016 - 3 Jun 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
4 Jun 2016 - 22 Jul 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Summer School Holidays
23 Jul 2016 - 2 Sep 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late Summer
3 Sep 2016 - 23 Sep 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid Season
24 Sep 2016 - 21 Oct 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Half Term
22 Oct 2016 - 28 Oct 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low Season Winter
29 Oct 2016 - 23 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Christmas and New Year
24 Dec 2016 - 2 Jan 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Low Season winter
3 Jan 2017 - 17 Feb 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Spring half term
18 Feb 2017 - 24 Feb 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Early Spring
25 Feb 2017 - 7 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

a deposit of £200 is required on confirmation of the booking and full payment is due six weeks prior to arrival date or earlier if the date is within that period. The deposit will be returned within a week of departure with deductions for damage or items broken.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in Isle of Wight in South East England

Property Type:
  • bungalow (detached)
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • village
  • waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telescope
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet
    Bathroom 5 -
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 1 has a 5ft double bed an ensuite with 2 washhand basins and a creek view with patio doors out onto a deck area; bedroom 2 can be converted from a 3ft twin beeded room to an extra large double bedded room if requiredand basin; Bedroom 3 is either a small twin bedded room or can be converted to a 5ft double; this room has a Creek view and is close to the main bathroom that has a separate bath, shower, toilet and washhand basin; Bedroom 4 has 3ft twin beds,a garden view, it's own outside door and an ensuite toilet and washhand basin.
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Piano
  • Television
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Child's Swing
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Veranda
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Decking
  • 8 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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