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LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

WELL APPOINTED SELF CATERING HOLIDAY APARTMENT WITH SKY AND BROADBAND

On the south east of the island, Shanklin is a beautiful, historical old village with a stunning safe beach in a bay. One of the prime locations on the island, it is close to all amenities and the possibilities are endless. With a wonderful sea breeze and its own sunny microclimate, it's the perfect spot for a break. This spacious 100m2 cliff-top apartment is in a quiet location, with cool marble floors, lots of light and some views of the sea, offering more than a hint of luxury. Minutes from the pubs, restaurants and shops of the old village. It has a large lounge/dining room and open plan fully-fitted kitchen with dishwasher, washing machine, double oven and fridge-freezer; great for entertaining, 26-foot balcony with seating for 4 for al-fresco dining; LCD TV with DVD; Fast speed BROADBAND with WiFi; directly on the Coastal Path for lovely walks, easy rail and bus links to all areas of the Island...a welcome pack is provided for your arrival.

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 November, 2017

About Owner

My mother was born on the Island and we have been visitors for many years. We are still finding things to do, there is so much in a compact place.

Having selected a short list of places to buy a property, we felt Shanklin has a lot to offer, with a good shopping centre, theatre, loads of restaurants and pubs not to mention a great beach.

Owner purchased this apartment in 2013

Why Owner chose Shanklin

When we walked through the door the apartment just felt right. It was light and spacious inside with a great location, being close to a number of different walks. The beach is within 5 minutes walk as is the park and village centre. The town is about 10 minutes walk and the station a couple of minutes further.

What makes this apartment unique

The apartment enjoys a peaceful location with a view from the balcony across Shanklin and Sandown bays, to Culver Down and on a clear day, to the mainland.

Location

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Southampton
Nearest Ferry
20 Kilometres
Fishbourne/East Cowes
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Shanklin
Nearest Motorway
50 Kilometres
M27
Car: not necessary

The apartment is a 5-minute walk to the beach down steps or 10-minute via easier route. Shanklin's famous old village is only a 5-minute walk from the apartment and Sandown, Lake, Bonchurch and Ventnor are all nearby. Newport, the Island's capital, is a 20-minute drive from the apartment.

Other Activities: hiking, bowling, barbecuing, hang-gliding, kite surfing, deep sea fishing, ice-skating, go-karting, shows and festivals.

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Luxury
General:
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • En suite - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Master bathroom - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , En-suite shower and toilet
    Second bedroom - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , Can provide travel cot if required
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(73 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.9315066 based on 73 reviews
5

Just the Job!!

  • 5 of 5

Spacious, comfortable, very well equipped and in a quiet location easily accessible to shops, restaurants etc. Plenty to do both on the doorstep and further afield. We were blessed with good weather which helps but thoroughly enjoyed our first visit to the Isle of Wight. The balcony on the property was a bonus and we enjoyed our breakfasts with a sea view. We were met on arrival by the owner who explained everything to us and were made most welcome. Bed comfortable and a bathroom each was nice! Squishy sofas for the evenings, own parking space a bonus too. All in all to be recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fantastic

  • 5 of 5

An amazing property, comfortable and everything you could possibly need for a break away.

Would highly recommend. Everything was perfect thank you so much.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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The Reach is located in a quiet residential area 5 minutes from Shanklin's picturesque old village.

  • 5 of 5

The spacious, modern, clean appartment on the second floor offers everything you need for a self-catering holiday. A well equipped kitchen with dining area, comfy beds, a long balcony, two bathrooms. Lots of room for a family. Parks and the beaches are not far away and there are so many places of interest to visit.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Family Holiday

  • 5 of 5

Very spacious appartment even with six of us - grandma (me), grandad, mum and dad and two grandsons (8 & 11). Big bedrooms, an en suite and main bathroom. The large kitchen, dining, lounge area opened onto a balcony - lovely for breakfast and evening drinks. Very clean and well equipped. Easy parking and access to appartment.A lovely peaceful area of the island.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Home from home.

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful comfortable well equipt apartment. Great location. Perfect home from home. A definite 5 stars from us. Thank you David.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
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Lovely spacious apartment with a view.

  • 5 of 5

Large, clean flat with plenty of living space and balcony to enjoy. Very comfortable beds and fans provided for the hot IOW weather. There was also little extras to make life a bit easier - maps of local areas, leaflets of things to do, places to eat, as well as dishwasher tablets, fairy liquid and bin bags (things which you often have to dash out and buy straight away). We wouldn't hesitate to recommend this property.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Shanklin, 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
 
Winter 2017
28 Oct 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£210
for 3 nights
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£70
£280
£850
 
 
Christmas Week
23 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
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£500
 
 
New Year week
30 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£300
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£100
£450
 
 
Winter 2018
6 Jan 2018 - 9 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£210
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£70
£255
£850
 
 
Late Winter
10 Feb 2018 - 23 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£240
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£80
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Early Spring
24 Mar 2018 - 13 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£270
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£90
£420
 
 
Late Spring
14 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£270
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Half Term
26 May 2018 - 1 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£580
for 7 nights
£580
 
 
Early Summer
2 Jun 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£270
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£520
 
 
Sumer
30 Jun 2018 - 13 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£650
for 7 nights
£650
 
 
Summer 2018
14 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£875
for 7 nights
£875
 
 
Late Summer
1 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£255
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£520
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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