Bungalow in Freshwater, Isle of Wight - Peaceful Location In Country Setting, 10 Mins Walk To Beach
The bungalow is located on a quiet site with direct views of farmland and the surrounding area including views towards the Needles and Yarmouth. The accommodation consists of one double bedroom, one twin bedroom, an open-plan lounge with a dining area and kitchenette, and a bathroom. Parking for vehicles is immediately outside the bungalow. It is fully equipped with digital colour TV, DVD player, electric cooker, microwave and fridge. There are full mains services. A small shop (limited opening hours) and launderette are on site (about 5 minutes walk). We regret that no pets are allowed.
About the Owner
Activity and Interests
The safe and sandy beach at Colwell Bay is about a 10 min walk from the bungalow. Freshwater Bay and the sandy Compton Bay are a short drive away.
The nearest ferry port is Yarmouth harbour, about 2 miles from the bungalow. Wightlink ferries operate frequently from here to Lymington on the mainland. Alternative ferry routes are from Cowes to Southampton (Red Funnel Ferries) and from Fishbourne to Portsmouth (Wightlink Ferries). At the moment Wightlink accept Tesco Deals tokens.
The bungalow is about 1/2 a mile from the main road at the end of Monks Lane. The village of Freshwater with supermarkets, banks and various take-away food shops is approx 1 mile away, while Yarmouth, with its castle and yacht harbour, is approx 2 miles away. Alum Bay,the Needles Pleasure Park and National Trust Lighthouse is within a short drive and Newport, the main town on the Island, is about 30 minutes drive. There is a bus service from the end of Monks Lane to Newport and to the Needles.
Freshwater is the main village in West Wight with two supermarkets, local shops, and several pubs and banks together other facilities including a swimming pool and library. There are numerous pubs and restaurants within the surrounding area, including Yarmouth, Freshwater Bay and Totland. Leisure activities in the area include swimming, horse-riding, fishing, golf and windsurfing/sailing. There are many picturesque walks in the vicinity including the coastal path between Yarmouth/Fort Victoria, Totland Bay and the Needles. One of the finest walks in the area is from Freshwater Bay over Tennyson Down and towards the Needles.
Additional pricing information
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Bookings are normally Saturday to Saturday. However, there may be some flexibility of bookings in the low season. We recommend that you telephone or e-mail us first to check on availability, but bookings should be confirmed in writing within 7 days, together with a 20% deposit (non-refundable). Please make your cheques payable to Mrs F A Lindsay. The balance, together with a £10 returnable key deposit, is payable at least one month before the start of your holiday.
The normal changeover day is Saturday. The bungalow may be occupied from 2pm on the day of arrival and should be vacated by 10am on the day of departure so that it may be cleaned and serviced.
Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK pounds.
Prices for lettings at dates other than those indicated can be provided on request.
- Available arrival
- Iron & Board
- Living Room ...
- Kitchen ...
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- near the sea
- recreation centre
- theme parks
- bird watching
- horse riding
- paddle boating
- scenic drives
- sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses
- laundrette - serviced
- medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities
- pier fishing
- bay fishing
- Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
- Bathroom with bath/shower, basin and WC.
- 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
- Bedroom 1
- Bedroom 2
- Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed. Bedroom 2 with twin beds.
- Golf ...
- Notes on accommodation: Heating is provided by electric radiators. Electricity for heating and other purposes is by £1 slot meter. Cots and high chairs are available to hire. Outside: Patio and communal grounds. Folding chairs are provided for use. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Pillows and duvets are provided but not sheets, duvet covers, pillow cases or towels. Hire of bedlinen and towels can be arranged. The property is cleaned between lets.