We think you'll love staying at Nettlestone House it has great character, is beautifully furnished, yet is family friendly and has loads of space.
Nettlestone House is the main part of a substantial 220 year old stone property which offers impressive and comfortable accommodation for up to 10 guests. This linked property has been fully refurbished over recent years and provides ample space.
Situated on Nettlestone village green, Nettlestone House gives you the benefit of being within 5 minutes walk of two of the best sandy beaches on the Island (Seagrove bay and Priory bay), with country and coastal walks and sailing from Seaview village and Bembridge Harbour nearby; yet we are also in Nettlestone village within a couple of minutes walk of the village shop and localpub/resaurant.
There are some great places to visit nearby on the Isle of Wight, including adventure parks, dinosaur centre, steam railway, water sports, zoo parks, horse riding, and for the slightly less energetic there are botanical gardens, manor houses, country walks and cycle routes, King Charles II 's castle at Carisbrooke, and Queen Victoria's home at Osbourne House.
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Seagrove Bay 1 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Southampton 40 km, Nearest railway: Portsmouth 10 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Games room, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Double beds (4), Single beds (3), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Living room with seating for 10, TV, video and DVD player plus a range of DVDs
Drawing room with seating for 5
Children's room with TV, DVD player, Playstation 2, and games.
Fully equipped large modern kitchen with table seating for 6
Dining room with classic table and chairs for 8
Cloakroom/ utility room with washing machine and tumble drier
2 x double bedroom with king size beds
1 double bedroom en-suit with shower cubicle & classic slipper bath
1 double bedroom + 1 single bed
1 x large twin bedroom
Family bathroom with large shower cubicle
Range of Children's and Family books
|Further details outdoors|
A large mature mediterranean style garden to the rear of the house has a lawn and gravel paths along with a range of garden furnature, BBQ and tools.
Linen and towels provided.
With over half its land mass designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and a warmer climate, the Isle of Wight has been a popular holiday destination since Victorian times. The Isle of Wight is separated from mainland England by the Solent, a stretch of sea famed for top class sailing and water sports.
The Isle of Wight is steeped in history; from dinosaur fossils found along the south coast, and the remains of a Roman Villa at Brading, to King Charle II's castle at Carisbrooke. It was also home to the poet Alfred Lord Tennyson, and Queen Victoria who spend a lot of time at her home at Osborne House.
The Island caters well for visitors. There are many beautiful country and coastal walks and cycle paths, village pubs and good quality restaurants and shops. Visitor attractions also include a steam railway, theatres, cinemas, adventure parks, zoos, gardens, museums, manor houses, fishing, golf, horse riding and water sports.
Water sports at Bembridge Harbour and Seaview.
Wildlife at Flamingo Park, Pondwell.
Sandy beaches at Seagrove Bay and Priory Bay.
Golf course (9 holes) at Priory Bay Hotel.
Steam railway at Havenstreet.
Roman villa at Brading.
Horse riding at St Helens and Ryde.
Theatre and swimming pool at Ryde.
Several restaurants and country pubs.