Yarmouth holiday house rental with beach/lake nearby, internet access and balcony/terrace and walking

Waters Edge

from £114 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:

Excellent 5/5

13 reviews

from £114 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:

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Views from balcony overlooking Solent

House / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6 Home 34471

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House / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.025 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

Staying here you could lock up the car, discard your keys and enjoy the pleasures that readily surround you. Waters Edge comprises three double bedrooms with three bathrooms arranged over three floors. Its lounge and dining area and master bedroom command uninterrupted panoramic views across the Solent to the harbour town of Lymington, and from its balcony, a backdrop of exquisite sunsets complete the view of Hurst Castle to the west.

The view is ever changing as boating activity creates an interesting variety to the panorama. Remember to leave your windows open to enjoy the peaceful sound of the water lapping on the shores edge and experience the tranquility of this excellent location. Quality in Tourism have graded Waters Edge 5*.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites
Check in time: 15:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach Next to beach 25 m
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player, Sea view
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double beds (2), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

We wanted to offer a home from home experience - soft leather furnishing, solid oak furniture, carefully selected mattresses with Egyptian cotton linen, soft fluffy towels, along with a warm welcome to the Island.

Short breaks can incur change-over/cleaning fees

Further details outdoors

Small seating arrangements for four are arranged on the front balancy and the back garden decking overlooking a garden filled with tropical plants. There is a lock up garage at the property along with ample off road parking at the rear.

One minute away on the beach front is the convenient Beach House cafe serving home made snacks and meals.

Good local beaches include, Colwell, Freshwater and Compton

Further details

It is strongly advisable to book your ferry crossing at the same time as booking confirmation

pets welcome - terms and conditions apply

The Isle of Wight region

The Isle of Wight enjoys its own little micro climate. Often I can look across the Solent to see dark clouds when we here are bathed in sunshine. Within a stone's throw from Waters Edge you can enjoy leisurely walks along disused steam railway tracks along the Yar estuary (famous for its bird watching), adventerous walks incorporating The Needles and Old Battery and scrumptious dining with an amazing choice of truly different restaurants.

Examples include The George Hotel with its newly appointed brasserie or maybe superb fresh fish at the famous "Salty's" restaurant or a unique experience at the newly opened "On the Rocks' restaurant, where you cook the very best of island beef on a lava stone at your own table. Just across the road from your property is the Beach House Cafe - good value fresh food and an excellent full English breakfast right on your doorstep. There are two busy pubs in Yarmouth and then the newly opened "The Hut" restaurant which is situated directly on the beach at Colwell serving fresh fish with a stunning view. Lord Tennysons House 'The Farringford' in nearby Freshwater, has recently opened its doors to a new Pizza/Italian in their garden restaurant. All this and much more within walking distance of your holiday home and just five minutes drive from the ferry terminal at Yarmouth. Waters Edge has been awarded a Five Star Rating with Quality & Tourism. Extensive reviews are available - view the website


The Island is host to a large variety of international activities. International Jazz Divas festival, IOW walking festival, The Festival and Bestival (pop venues) Ribex boat show , Yarmouth Old Gaffers Festival, Yarmouth Carnival week, Round the Island Yacht Race in June (this passes right past your window), Cowes week, Annual steam show , Little Britain Challenge Cup , IOW Cycling Festival .... to mention but a few!! For dates contact Jan or visit the Isle of Wight website

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12 Jun 2015


"Location, location, location!"

It really did have everything we needed. It ticked all the right boxes and is well worth every one of it's 5* rating. What a marvellous location overlooking the solent - we sat and watched the ferries, yachts and shipping pass every day.

5 Jun 2015


"Excellent seaside property"

What a welcome. We arrived at Waters Edge to find a bottle of wine, milk and a lovely vase of roses on the dining table. The accommodation was spotless and you were instantly drawn to the lovely view of the solent from the living room window. Jan the owner telephoned to check we had settled in ok. The property was stocked with everything you could possibly need, like home from home. There were three bathrooms which is most definitely a bonus with two teenage daughters. The beds were lovely and comfortable. We discovered outside the back door a lovely woodland walk which we did most evenings with our dog. If you walked along the path you came to an elevated position with an information board on the view from that position. From here was the most amazing sunset. From the front of the property was another pleasant walk along the beach towards Yarmouth which took about 15 minutes and took you along a short section of the road and past the marina. Yarmouth has several nice pubs and restaurants. There is also an excellent pub called the Red Lion in Freshwater which served amazing fish and chips, but you do need to book a table as it gets very busy. Across the road from Waters Edge is a small restaurant called the Boathouse which does nice breakfasts and has a conservatory right on the beach. We had a lovely relaxing week. The property was advertised as being unsuitable for wheelchairs. But I think it is worth mentioning that my mother, who is 80, found the stairs inside the property hard work as she had to use the stairs to access any of the rooms in the house as from the front door you have to go upstairs to the living room and downstairs to the bedroom. I would probably recommend it not being suitable for people with mobility issues. Other than that point, there is absolutely no fault with the property and we would definitely stay there again.

9 Apr 2015


"Lovely house, fabulous view and great location"

I am confident in recommending this house for a stay on the Isle of Wight. It is situated just outside Yarmouth where there are pubs and restaurants and where you can park easily after 6pm for free. From the balcony you can watch the Lymington ferry travel back and forth to Yarmouth, and the sail boats drift by on sunny days. The layout of the house is good, with two bedrooms and two bathrooms on the ground floor, living room and kitchen in the middle and one more bedroom and bathroom on the top floor. Furnishings and decor are good quality and even the pictures on the walls add to the general ambience. We had a lovely time.

16 Feb 2015


"Great house - awesome view"

Group of four chaps just spent four nights at Waters Edge, as a base for a walking short-break. Great house - exactly as described, really lovely. View over the Solent from the balcony constantly changes with the weather and the light - beautiful. Yarmouth is chilled and the island is great. Definitely recommend.

3 Jan 2015


"Great spot, lovely place"

Jan couldn't do enough to make our stay a good one. The house was one of the best equipped rentals we have stayed in. Sea views were lovely, an easy 20 minutes walk to Yarmouth and some lovely touches inside including very comfortable beds. Highlights of the stay for us were the Yar river walk, the wonderful produce for sale in the Yarmouth Cost Cutters and good coffee at PO14. Would recommend Waters Edge for a relaxing break by the sea.

5 Nov 2014


"Superb in every way"

Just 5 minutes from leaving the ferry at Yarmouth we arrived at Waters Edge which could not be faulted by the adults & teenagers who spent the 2014 autumn half term holiday there.Spread over 3 floors, including a balcony with table and chairs ,and with great views of the Solent every small detail had been considered by the owners even down to supplying slippers! One minor problem arose whilst we were there and this was dealt with as soon as reported. We had visited the IoW previously so this visit allowed a relaxing break as the property is in a quiet location. There is an attraction within a few minutes walk which has a cafe (we didn't try here) and a licensed cafe is found a few yards from the house in the opposite direction. If you have young people whose holiday is not complete without every minute action packed this is not the ideal holiday place but there is so much on the IoW within a short drive most families would be happy here. One final comment - from our first contact with the owner nothing was too much trouble. Thank you

4 Aug 2014


"Beautiful house 5* perfect"

The house is immaculate, furnished to a very high standard. Jan was very helpful from the start and made the whole process very easy. I would highly recommend.

Kind words, for which many thanks jan

23 Jul 2014


"Comfortable accommodation in a quiet and pleasant area"

Highlight of the holiday was returning to the property via the beautiful drive along the south coast after a day's sightseeing, knowing that we had a cosy and comfortable 'home' to return to. The proximity to Yarmouth and the ease of the crossing was a plus, (vacating the property, calling at the beach cafe opposite for coffee and then only having to leave 5 minutes before the time to be at the ferry, felt a very relaxing way to end the holiday)

kind words, for which many thanks jan

8 May 2014


"Fantastic views of the sea, very comfortable house"

Fantastic views of the sea. Very good location close to Yarmouth which is within a lovely 15 minute walk along the coast. Very well equipped and very clean.

8 Feb 2014


"Excellent self catering"

It was a pleasure from start to finish staying at this property. We found the house extremely comfortable, very clean and loved the decor. The location - right on the Solent was an added bonus with constant changing interest. This was by far the best self catering house we have rented. Thanks Jan for all the lovely touches and for your efficiency in the booking procedures. We shall return.

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