Cottage in Ryde, Isle of Wight, England - Quiet And Peaceful Countryside Location, 1.5miles From Seafront And Wide Sandy Beach
Individual converted barn, in grounds of owners home.
Top Traveller Review
A great place to find total relaxation
About the Owner
About Rosie Parkes
This little barn is probably about 200 years old and was one of a number of stables/barns for the neighbouring manor house. It was converted to accomodation before we bought our house (which was a big stable). We are a friendly welcoming Island family and want you to relax and enjoy the peaceful surroundings.
Rosie Parkes purchased this cottage in 2008
Why Rosie Parkes chose Isle of Wight
We are close to the town and amenities of Ryde, but completely quiet and in the countryside. We have open fields behind the property and a large garden with pond, chickens and vegetable plot. Because of our chickens and the family cats, any visiting dog needs to be well controlled.
On The Island there are many lovely beaches; Ryde has a wide expanse of golden sand at low tide, and is safe for small children. There is a dotto train, play area and paddling pool etc.
(4 traveller reviews)
A great place to find total relaxation
We have just returned from Haylands Paddock and feel totally rejuvenated. The accommodation has everything you could wish for, Rosie and Richard make you feel so welcome from the outset and the setting is so pretty. The little welcome pack was a lovely touch. The island itself if great for walking with extensive and very well marked footpaths. All in all a memorable holiday in comfortable and reasonably priced accommodation.
This cottage is beautiful, comfortable, well-stocked (down to extra light bulbs!) and cosy. One of the best owners direct accommodation I've experienced.
Very friendly and helpful owners...Rosie ..we cannot thank you enough. Our stay in Isle of Wight was only enhanced by your and your husband's friendliness.
Thanks for lighting that fire for us!! We'll be actively spreading the word about your lovely cottage.
We had a fantastic week at Paddock Cottage. It is small but perfectly formed and had everything we needed for a comfortable and cozy week away in the middle of winter.
The welcome was fantastic and made the stay all the more special. I cannot recommend staying here highly enough.
A DELIGHTFUL STAY
This is a lovely little barn with everything you will need for a comfortable stay on this beautiful island. It is in a very quiet area so no problems with noise.
The owners were very homely and nothing was too much trouble for them in making our stay a very happy one.
You must get to speak to mum and dad while you are there, they are really the most charming people.
From the Owner
“We are close to the town and amenities of Ryde, but completely quiet and in the countryside. We have open fields behind the property and a large garden with pond, chickens and vegetable plot. Because of our chickens and the family cats, any visiting dog needs to be well controlled. On The Island there are many lovely beaches; Ryde has a wide expanse of golden sand at low tide, and is safe for small children. There is a dotto train, play area and paddling pool etc.”
Activity and Interests
1.5 miles to wide sandy beach with numerous attractions. Pleasant level walk along seafront to Puckpool and Seaview. The Isle of Wight has many miles of National Trust coastal walks snd stunning scenery.
We would recommend bringing your car.
10 minutes car journey from Fishbourne.
20 minutes car journey from East Cowes.
5-10 minutes walk to bus services with connections across The Island.
5 minutes car journey from Ryde pier with frequent passenger catamaran services to Portsmouth Harbour, and Hovercraft passenger connections to Southsea. 20 minutes walk to Ryde pier.
3 miles to Havenstreet steam railway attraction.
7 miles to Newport, county town of The Island with Carisbrooke Castle.
8 miles to East Cowes and Osborne House.
5 miles to Historic town of Brading with Roman villa.
7 miles to the sandy beaches and dinosaur attraction at Sandown.
Short catarmaran/hovercraft journey to Portsmouth with Spinnaker Tower, Historic dockyard and Gunwharf Quays shopping centre.
1.5 miles to Ryde seafront and yacht harbour, bus station and train connections to Brading, Sandown and Shanklin.
Ryde has shops, restaurants and cafes and a cinema. There are marina and harbour facilities with fishing trips available.
On the seafront there is a bowling alley, childrens playground/paddling pool, crazy golf, boating lake, heated indoor swimming pool, ice skating rink and lawn bowls.
Ryde has easy access to walking and cycling routes, horse riding within walking distance.
|Rental Period||Minimum Price||Additional Nights||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event Price|
1 Apr 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Additional pricing information
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
Please contact owners by e mail or phone to book. We require £50 desposit, this can be paid via paypal account or by cheque payable to R Parkes, Haylands Paddock, Corbett Road, Ryde, IW. PO33 3LF.
The balance can be paid on arrival.
In the event of cancellation, your deposit is not refundable; however we may deduct the amount from a further booking.
Preferred changeover day Saturday, this is flexible. Please arrive after 4pm and depart by 11am, but this can also be flexible.
Notes on prices:
Prices are based on 7 nights, please discuss with owners for shorter periods. It will be difficult to do shorter periods during the popular summer months.
Owner's Cancellation Policy
- Iron & Board
- Living Room ...
- Kitchen ...
- Child's Highchair
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
- Shower room with WC and washbasin.
- 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
- Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
- Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 2 studio accomodation Notes on bedrooms: 'Studio' style accomodation
- Golf ...
- Outside: Shared use of large gardens, with garden furniture and large pond. Private patio area and BBQ. Safe storage for bicycles. We are happy to accomodate one well-behaved dog. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen, kitchen towels and bath towels provided.