This period Cottage which is thought to be once a Quarry- man`s Cottage which has been recently and lovingly upgraded with all modern facilities. Located on the outskirts of Newport, the main town is easily accessible, a short walk away to many shops, restaurants, bars and multiplex cinema etc.
The Newport to Sandown cycle path which was once a railway track is on your doorstep.
Entrance Hall leading into the cloakroom/utility room .
Large Living room with log burning fire.
Kitchen/diner with extendable six seater dining table,fully equipped kitchen with Range cooker and all the utensils you require to cook a perfect family meal.
Door leading out to a patio and landscaped walled Garden
Off the living room are stairs to the first floor.
Master King size Bedroom with en-suite Shower Room and TV.
(Bed can be split into two single beds if required.)
Second Luxury Bedroom.
Double Bed with Mirrored Wardrobe and TV.
All Bed linen and Bathroom towels supplied, (All Beds will be freshly made up upon your arrival)
Bath and separate shower cubical.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 3 bedrooms|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Southampton Airport, Nearest railway: Southampton and Portsmouth Train stations|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Double beds (2), Single beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
Bella Cottage is conviently situated on the outskirts of the historic town of Newport and makes a great central holiday base for exploring the 23 miles X 13 miles of beautiful countryside , heritage coastline and numerous attractions for all ages that the Island has to offer. Blackgang Chine is nearby, the oldest themed attraction in the UK. The Islands most famous landmark, The Needles are within easy reach as is Ventnor Boanical gardens, The pearl centre, Dinosaur Museum, Donkey Sanctuary and Calbourne Water Mill which has a 17th-century working watermill to mention just a few. Queen VIctoria`s holiday residence Osborne House and Grounds, Carisbrooke castle, the vintage Steam railway and the sailing town of Yarmouth are also worthy of a visit..Popular sandy beaches such as Compton (perfect for Fossile Hunting) and Steephill Cove ( famous for localy caught crab and lobster) are a short drive away as are the quaint thatched roofed villages of Godshill, Old Shanklin and Brighstone, Or just enjoy the peace and quiet on one of the many scenic footpaths to choose from.
Outdoor pursuits include, horse riding, fishing, cycling, water sports and golf.
Newport is the principal town of the isle of Wight and centres on two elegant squares with Georgian and Victorian architecture surrounding them with the town quay a short distance away There are a good selection of high street shops and restaurants mixing with small independent outlets, with a highly rated farmers market selling a good range of local produce on fridays.
There are also a good selection of attractions around Newport with the Museum of Island History, Quay Arts Centre and the Newport Roman Villa a short walk away and of course the Historic Carisbrooke castle stands proudly over the town, the 12th century fort most famous for imprisoning Charles 1 after his defeat in the English Civil War. The town offers a good selection of entertainment both day and night with the Medina and Apollo Theatres both offering a range of shows at various times of the year. (also worthy of a visit is Shanklin Theatre in Shanklin for an excellent evening out.) .
Newport has a packed calender of events throughout the year with the outstanding festival taking pride of place (not intrusive if its not your cup of tea.) in addition to other events such as the vintage bus rally, carnivals and the classic car show on Newport quay to name but a few.
If you are looking for further information on Newport and the rest of the Isle of Wight make sure you drop in at the Newport Tourist Information point at the County Press Shop. Located at on Pyle Street.