List your home
Apply filters
£ to

Little Orchard

House | 6 bedrooms | sleeps 14

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

'Little Orchard' is a large six bedroom 'Art Deco' style detached house situated in beautiful landscaped gardens. It benefits from a large through lounge/dining room and an extremely well equipped kitchen with both a four oven Aga and large range cooker as well as an American style wide fridge/freezer.

Bedrooms are configurable as doubles or twins and are equipped with Freeview TVs. The Sitting Room has a 46" plasma TV with Freesat HD & DVD/VHS. WiFi broadband is complimentary. A washing machine & dishwasher are installed in the utility room. There is a gas fired 6 burner BBQ grill on the patio along with teak garden furniture and there is off road private parking for 4 to 5 cars.

The whole house benefits from a hot water system that has been upgraded to commercial specification giving high capacity / high pressure flow to all baths, sinks & showers.

A short walk down the Zig-Zag steps through the woodland opposite the house leads down to Cowes Esplanade, seafront & beach and the Royal Yacht Squadron. It is a ten minute walk to Cowes Yacht Haven Marina.

'Little Orchard' backs onto Cowes Golf Club making it an ideal venue for golfing breaks.

Size Sleeps up to 14, 6 bedrooms
Nearest beach Cowes 180 m
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Southampton 28 km, Nearest railway: Southampton 20 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player, Sea view
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 6 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Single beds (10), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 14, Lounge seats for 10
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking
Further details indoors

Ground floor has additional cloakroom with WC and hand basin. There is also an outside WC and hand basin in the courtyard outside the kitchen.

Off the Kitchen is a walk in Pantry.

Kitchen table seats 8

Dining room table seats 14

French doors in the Sitting Room open to the landscaped garden side patio and back-door from Sun-room opens onto main patio

Further details outdoors

Garden patio dining table seats 14.

6 Gas Burner Stainless Steel BBQ

Viewing Hut with views over the landscaped garden and the Sea beyond.

Further details

'Little Orchard' is available from 4pm on the day of arrival (just ask if you need an earlier time - we will do our best) Departure time is 11am.

All bed linen and towels are provided. Electricity & Gas are included.

Cleaning, catering and Island transport are available on request.

Grocery Home Delivery Service from Waitrose, Sainsbury's & Tesco's is available - Property Postcode PO31 8DE

The Isle of Wight region

The North of the Isle of Wight is home to the County Town of Newport, with the Medina River running through it towards the Solent dividing West Cowes and East Cowes.

Queen Victoria's residence of Osborne House (East Cowes) and Carisbrooke Castle (Carisbrook) are both English Heritage venues and are well worth a visit. Quarr Abbey, further down the coast from Osborne, is a spectacular working Monastery with tea rooms.

To the West are the villages of Shalfleet and Newtown Creek with a stunning Nature Reserve. Newtown is one of the oldest towns in the UK (Once a 'Rotten Borough').

There are several forests and many coastal walks to enjoy as well as a dedicated cycle path network.

Cowes

Cowes is renowned as the Yachting Mecca of the World and bustles with sailors from every corner of the Globe. Cowes is the Isle of Wight's main port with a natural harbour at the mouth of the River Medina. Cowes is a small town of around 20,000 inhabitants with a friendly, cosmopolitan atmosphere.

The High Street is pedestrianised, allowing good access to shops, art galleries, maritime museums, restaurants, and pubs. Above Cowes High Street and overlooking the Solent is Northwood House and Park. This classical style mansion dates from 1837 and was given to the town in 1929, together with its 26 acres of grounds. The grounds now provide public tennis courts, bowling greens, and a children's playground.

Guest reviewsPowered by TripAdvisor

Guest reviews no reviews

Guest reviews Powered by TripAdvisor

5 star
3
4 star
0
3 star
0
2 star
0
1 star
0

Excellent 5/5

3 reviews Excellent 5/5

Help other travellers decide where to stay

Add your voice to the conversation about this holiday home and your review will appear on TripAdvisor too.

Write a review

Write a review
Review 1-3 of 3

15 Jan 2014

5/5

"Christmas in Cowes"

Great house. We were a group of 9 adults and 5 children all 2 and under. This house was the perfect place to spend christmas, plenty of room and a great kitchen with everything you need including a stocked pantry, which is always handy for herbs! So close the the sea front so great walks that are on your doorstep. The owners were extremely helpful and flexible for us. Would highly recommend for big groups or family trips.

6 Jan 2014

5/5

"Great house, great location, great views"

I have rented this house several times over the last couple of years and each time it has been a great success. The rooms are all large and comfortable and the views are great. Having the hotel oppo… More

1 May 2012

5/5

"Fantastic place, great location, good value"

Myself and twelve other guys stayed at Little Orchard as part of a stag weekend. There were no problems booking - the owner was very understanding, which was great as we're a group in our mid-thirties, but I was worried that the stigma of the typical stag-party-wrecking-the-place might be attached to us!

The house is really fantastic - large, well-kept and with plenty of facilities for a large group: massive fridge-freezer, two large ovens, three bathrooms. It's in a great location for anyone planning to visit Cowes; just a few minutes walk to the Parade, a few more minutes to the pubs and shops beyond. From the large garden you could even see the beautiful sea, with yachts floating by. There's a barbecue too, a well-stocked larder, and comfy beds with all towels and linen were provided.

I'd have no hesitation in returning to Little Orchard again, perhaps with extended family for a few day enjoying the Isle of Wight.

Review 1-3 of 3

This advert is created and maintained by the advertiser; we can only publish adverts in good faith as we don't own, manage or inspect any of the properties. We advise you to familiarise yourself with our terms of use.

Close

Min stay varies

Changeover day Flexible

from£286/nighthelp

This is the estimated nightly price based on a weekly stay. Contact the advertiser to confirm the price - it varies depending on when you stay and how long for.

Contact the owner

Close

You're booking with

Miranda C.

  • 3 Years listed

100% Response rate

Calendar last updated:16 Sep 2014

Based in United Kingdom

Languages spoken
  • English
Website
Visit site

Also consider

Cowes
145 properties
Portsmouth
100 properties
Ryde
77 properties
Yarmouth, Isle of Wight
68 properties
Newport, Isle of Wight
30 properties
Southampton
29 properties
Seaview Village
25 properties
Fareham
24 properties
Bonchurch
17 properties
Brighstone
17 properties
Wootton
17 properties
St Helens, Isle of Wight
13 properties
Whitwell, Isle of Wight
10 properties
Shorwell
9 properties
Gurnard, Isle of Wight
9 properties
Godshill
9 properties
Thorness Bay
7 properties
Newchurch
7 properties
Brading
6 properties
Whippingham
6 properties

Start a new search