Pink Beach Cottage
About the home
Pink Beach Cottage is an older style detached home situated in a quiet little road just of the village green. The accommodation is nicely presented offering two bedrooms being a double & a twin room. Downstairs there is characterful lounge with its feature fireplace, garden room which leads out to a patio, spacious kitchen with modern fitted units & a family bathroom with shower over bath. Outside, there are mature cottage style gardens to the rear offering lawn and a combination of well established plants, shrubs & trees. The cottage is ideally situated for all the local amenities St Helens has to offer, together with local beaches, the picturesque harbour & the neighbouring village of Bembridge, which has a slightly more comprehensive range of shop & amenities & is well worth a visit!
|Size:||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||St.Helens Beach, 1.5km|
|Will consider:||Short breaks|
Nearest amenities: 100m
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Unsuitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||No pets allowed|
No smoking at this property
|General:||Central heating, TV|
|Utilities:||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||2 Bedrooms, 1 family bathroom|
|Furniture:||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seating for 4, Lounge seating for 4|
|Other:||Linen provided, please check with the advertiser regarding towels|
Further details indoors:
* Outside Garden Furniture * Hoover * Clothes Airer * Gas Fired Central Heating * Double Glazing *
Further details outdoors:
There is an off road parking space to the front of the property.
Short Breaks may be available but not during the High Season. The options would generally be a mid-week break between Monday – Friday (4 nights) and a weekend break being Friday – Monday (3 nights). However, normally a degree of flexibility can be offered. Please contact Wight Island Escapes on 01983 303 303 for further information.
Changeover is Sunday. Guests are kindly requested not to arrive before 3:30pm and depart by 10:00am. Bed linen, Hand towels & utilities are included. Bath/Beach towels are not provided at the property.
To book your holiday, all we require is a 25% holding deposit. A £100.00 (returnable) breakage/damage deposit will also be required which will be added to the total amount owing. The balance is not required until 8 weeks before the start of your holiday. Should you be booking your holiday within 8 weeks of the start of your holiday, then all monies will be required when booking. Your damage deposit will be returned shortly after your holiday has finished. Guests are kindly requested to leave the property in the condition in which it was found at the start of their holiday.
The Isle of Wight region
The Isle of Wight is situated approximately 3 miles off the English Southern Coastline. It is known for its breathtaking scenery with much of the Island being designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The Island first became popular as a holiday destination during Victorian times and its unique charm still entices over 2.5 million visitors each year. It is quite easy to appreciate why the Island attracts so many, with its scenic coastline, award winning golden beaches, charming little villages and temperate climate – in fact the Island can boast more hours of sunshine than most other destinations in Britain. For the more energetic, the Island offers over 500 miles of maintained footpaths which makes it ideal for walkers and cyclists alike. The Islands towns offer a comprehensive range of shops and amenities including many 'High Street' names together with popular cafes, bars and restaurants - some even being awarded the 'Michelin Star'. All in all the Island is a wonderful holiday destination, catering for all ages and with activities for all interests.
The St Helens, Isle of Wight area
St Helens is a coastal village situated between the neighbouring villages of Bembridge and Seaview. The 'hub' of St Helens is the village green where local football and cricket matches are held. There is also a childrens playground together with seating where views across Bembridge Harbour can be enjoyed. The annual carnival, which is normally held during August, also takes place around the green. It can be said that the village green is truly the centre of village life. The local beach, known as The Duver, is a great place for the kids to play. From here, fantastic views across The Solent and of St Helens Fort can be enjoyed. This is a great place to watch the pleasure boats sailing in and out of Bembridge Harbour. In addition, there is also an ice cream kiosk and the Baywatch Cafe - this is a very popular restaurant offering breakfast, luncheon and evening menus. Bembridge Harbour is very picturesque and a walk across the causeway is a must. The local fishing boats also moor here and their catches of fresh fish and shellfish can be bought locally. After a hard day exploring the Island, why not have a bite to eat at one of the two resaurants in the village. Alternatively, you could enjoy a nice pub meal and partake in a quick pint from the village local whilst watching a spot of cricket on the green...
How to get there
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Wight Island Escapes offer 'discounted' car ferry packages, which combine the accommodation rental and return car/passenger ferry travel to and from the Island on all car ferry routes. Please contact us for further information and prices.
In total there are six routes to the Island which will vary depending on your method of travel. These routes are run by three different operators, providing frequent crossings across the Solent.
The first is Red Funnel operating a car/passenger ferry service between Southampton and East Cowes. They also operate a 'High Speed' passenger ferry service between Southampton and West Cowes (www.redfunnel.co.uk).
The second operator is Wightlink. They run car/passenger ferry services between Lymington and Yarmouth, Portsmouth and Fishbourne together with a passenger ferry service between Portsmouth and Ryde (www.wightlink.co.uk).
The final operator is Hovertravel who run high speed passenger hovercrafts between Southsea and Ryde (www.hovertravel.co.uk).
Activities near St Helens, Isle of Wight
Golf within 30 mins drive
13 Aug 2012
The cottage was clean & well furnished. We were close to the beach with good restaurants and superstore close by. Neighbours friendly and helpful. The only downsides
were no bath towels and nothing in the literature advising of this and no wifi but we bought the former and managed without the latter.
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 4|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|4 Nov 12||23 Dec 12||£ 295||-||-||3 Nights|
|Christmas / New Year||23 Dec 12||6 Jan 13||£ 445||-||-||3 Nights|
|6 Jan 13||10 Feb 13||£ 295||-||-||3 Nights|
|Half Term||10 Feb 13||24 Feb 13||£ 350||-||-||1 Week|
|24 Feb 13||24 Mar 13||£ 295||-||-||3 Nights|
|Easter Holidays||24 Mar 13||14 Apr 13||£ 395||-||-||3 Nights|
|14 Apr 13||26 May 13||£ 350||-||-||3 Nights|
|Half Term||26 May 13||2 Jun 13||£ 525||-||-||1 Week|
|2 Jun 13||14 Jul 13||£ 450||-||-||3 Nights|
|14 Jul 13||21 Jul 13||£ 525||-||-||3 Nights|
|Summer Holidays||21 Jul 13||1 Sep 13||£ 680||-||-||1 Week|
|1 Sep 13||8 Sep 13||£ 450||-||-||3 Nights|
|8 Sep 13||22 Sep 13||£ 400||-||-||3 Nights|
|22 Sep 13||6 Oct 13||£ 350||-||-||3 Nights|
|6 Oct 13||27 Oct 13||£ 295||-||-||3 Nights|
|Half Term||27 Oct 13||3 Nov 13||£ 350||-||-||1 Week|
|3 Nov 13||22 Dec 13||£ 295||-||-||3 Nights|
|Christmas / New Year||22 Dec 13||5 Jan 14||£ 450||-||-||3 Nights|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
'Short breaks' are available but not during the 'high season'. The options would tend to be a mid-week break Monday to Friday (4 nights) and a weekend break being Friday to Monday (3 nights). However, a degree of flexibility is normally available. Please contact Wight Island Escapes for further information.
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