DESTINATION
Party Details
Dates & Duration
Bedrooms
Facilities
BOOK 2015 FOR ONLY £25 nothing more to pay until 2015 | Terms & Conditions

Find cottages in BrighstoneVisit Brighstone

The parish of Brighstone, with its thatched cottages and delightfully quaint streets, is almost the perfect representation of a picture postcard village.

Situated on the south-west coast of the island and lying in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Brighstone is a peaceful haven away from the pressures of modern life, while still being within easy reach of many of the attractions that the Isle of Wight has to offer.

The village itself has a selection of shops and a couple of historic public houses where you can enjoy a drink and a bite to eat in cosy, traditional surroundings. The Brighstone Museum is located within a row of delightful cottages and transports visitors back to life as it was in the village during the 19th century.

Two of the most popular activities in the area are walking and cycling. The sandy heathland that stretches away from the village contains a number of pathways that take you through some beautiful countryside. Your walk may even lead you to some ancient monuments, mainly burial mounds, dating back to the Bronze Age.

As the Isle of Wight is fairly compact in area, the majority of the main tourist towns are within easy reach of Brighstone. The town of Newport is just six miles away, while the holiday resorts of Ventnor, Shanklin and Sandown are not much further. A short distance to the west is the famous 'Needles'.

If you are looking for a holiday destination that offers both tranquillity and easy access to a wide variety of attractions and resorts, Brighstone holiday cottages may be the perfect choice.

Show more

Shortlist
Grade 5 Star rating
Sleeps
13
Bedrooms
6
Pets
1
The Mill House Ref: PLLF

This beautiful detached Georgian house dates back to the 1700s and stands elegantly within its own well maintained gardens. Peacefully located along a quiet rural lane country lane, The Mill House offers spectacular far reaching views across fields to the Downs, and is only 10 minutes’ walk to the sea. Across the lane is a pleasant walk beside the stream, also only 10 minutes, which leads to the picturesque village of Brighstone with its thatched-roof village shops, tearoom, pub/restaurants, and NT museum. This welcoming holiday home has been tastefully and lovingly refurbished throughout. Awarded the VisitBritain 5 star Gold Award, it offers a lovely country house feel, still retaining many features such as stone and wood floors, ornate fireplaces and high ceilings. Ideal for families, there is a formal living room with grand piano and a family room with TV. A selection of games, books and toys is also supplied. This area is fantastic for scenic walking and footpaths can also be followed to join the coastal path leading to Tennyson Down with its monument and breathtaking routes across miles of Heritage coastline. West High Down and Headon Warren are other popular walks in the area. The secluded sandy bays of Compton Totland and Colwell are all within 10 minutes’ drive and plenty of outdoor pursuits including sailing, fishing, golf, cycling, swimming and watersports can be found locally. West Wight is also home to the famous rock formations of The Needles, where there is a visitors park, amusements, chair lift, boat rides, lighthouse and the coloured sands at Alum Bay. The quaint historic sailing town of Yarmouth is also within easy reach, with promenade, fine restaurants and historic pub. Discover adventure/theme parks, NT homes and gardens, such as Ventnor Botanical Gardens, Carisbrooke Castle, Osborne House, also the Pearl Centre, Calbourne Water Mill which has 17th century water and stone mills boat rides, renewable energy centre and still provides flour to the island, vineyards, museums and wildlife centres. Shop and pub ½ mile.

Large living room with open fire and grand piano. Sitting room with wood-burning stove and TV. Dining room with wood-burning stove. Well-equipped kitchen with breakfast area, electric Aga and electric cooker. Twin bedroom. Shower room with toilet. First floor: Double bedroom with four-poster bed. Double bedroom with additional single bed (for +1). Two further double bedrooms. Bunk bedroom (for 1+1). Bathroom with roll-top bath, shower attachment and toilet. Bathroom with corner bath, separate shower cubicle and toilet.

  • Wood-burning stoves - fuel available locally
  • Electricity, full oil central heating, bed linen and towels included
  • Cot
  • High chair
  • TV
  • DVD
  • Stereo/CD
  • Electric Aga included
  • Microwave
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Two fridge/freezers
  • Wi-fi broadband
  • Enclosed lawned garden with furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Ample parking
  • No smoking

WAS
NOW
£1062-£3315
Shortlist
Grade 5 Star rating
Sleeps
9
Bedrooms
5
Pets
3
Bush Rew Cottage Ref: W42878

This truly unique detached house is located in the peaceful hamlet of Brook, surrounded by woodland and overlooking fields within National Trust land designated as an AONB. This holiday property has featured in gardening magazines, and enjoys extensive gardens offering a large landscaped and designed lawned area, peaceful walled sitting out area with furniture plus an enclosed courtyard and an area for dogs. The superb, spacious, beamed living room has patio doors along one side out to the garden, and boasts many exciting features such as mood lighting, surround sound system, a cinema style projector TV, indoor hammock and even a bear to greet you at the staircase! The landing has a glass balcony to maximise the light and also to add a viewing area down to the grand living room. Shop, pub and restaurant 3 miles.

Ground floor: Living room with patio doors and beams. Dining room/kitchen with patio doors. Study with sofa bed (for alternative sleeping). 2 utility rooms. Games room with single chair bed (for alternative sleeping). 2 bedrooms: 1 double (6ft), 1 single (4ft) with en-suite bathroom with whirlpool bath and toilet. Separate toilet. First floor: 2 double bedrooms (one 6ft) both with en-suite shower room and toilet. Second floor (accessed from one of the double bedrooms): 1 twin bedroom with sloping ceiling.

Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Five satellite TVs. Book library. iPod dock. Nintendo Wii. Electric hob. Electric Aga. Microwave. Washing machine. Dishwasher. Freezer. Wi-fi. Large lawned garden and enclosed courtyard garden. Landscaped grounds with sitting-out area and furniture. Barbecue. Games room with pool table, childrens games and toys. Ample parking. No smoking. Friday to Friday. NB: Pond in grounds, 50 yards.

WAS
NOW
£0-£0
Shortlist
Grade 5 Star rating
Sleeps
14
Bedrooms
5
Pets
0

This superb period country house is peacefully located along a quiet country lane next to a farm, and stands gracefully within its own lawned gardens. Surrounded by countryside, distant views of St Catherine’s Oratory and the sea can be viewed from the upper level bedrooms, and many scenic walks can be enjoyed in this delightful area. The charming parish of Chale lies at the foot of St Catherine’s Hill, and has a general store, a 14th-century church and a renowned pub/restaurant, about a mile distant, with the sea slightly further. This welcoming detached holiday retreat has been lovingly refurbished, boasting many features such as flagstone floors, window shutters, beams and wood-burning stoves. With families in mind, there is a family room in addition to the main living room, and a spacious dining hall as well as separate dining/breakfast room, which leads to a conservatory. The large lawned garden has a play area for the children. This is an ideal holiday base to explore the area with its fantastic scenic walking, and footpaths can also be followed to join the coastal path leading to breathtaking routes across miles of Heritage Coastline. There are secluded sandy bays within 10 minutes drive, and sailing, fishing, golf, cycling, swimming and water sports can be found locally. Nearby is Blackgang Chine, the UK’s first theme park which dates back to 1843, and on the west side of the island there is another theme park at The Needles, where the rock formations can be seen. The popular Victorian sandy seaside resort of Ventnor is about 15 minutes’ drive, with its pubs, shops and restaurants and promenade/pier where fresh crab and lobster or catch of the day can be purchased. There is plenty to do on this lovely island, including many NT homes and gardens, such as Ventnor Botanical Gardens, Carisbrooke Castle, Osborne House, the Pearl Centre and Calbourne Water Mill which has 17th century water and stone mills. Shops and pubs 1 mile.

Living room with wood-burning stove and wooden floor. Family room with sofa bed (for alternative sleeping only) and TV. Dining hall with wood-burning stove and flagstone floor. Dining/breakfast room. Three steps up to spacious well-equipped kitchen with oil Aga (for cooking) and flagstone floor. Utility. Conservatory. Separate toilet. First floor: Three double bedrooms, one with 5ft bed and en-suite bathroom with roll-top bath and toilet, one with two additional bunk beds (for +4) and en-suite bathroom with toilet. Shower room with toilet. Steep stairs to second floor: Two double bedrooms.

  • Wood-burning stoves - initial fuel included, thereafter available locally
  • Electricity, full oil central heating, bed linen and towels included
  • Travel cot
  • Two TVs (one Freesat, one for DVD use only)
  • DVD
  • Oil Aga included
  • Microwave
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Large lawned garden with furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Ample parking
  • Children’s play area
  • No smoking
  • Friday to Friday

WAS
NOW
£1103-£2537
Shortlist
Grade 4 Star rating
Sleeps
10
Bedrooms
5
Pets
0
Bracken Ref: 28122

Set in a quiet lane in the pretty village of Brighstone with its chocolate box cottages, including the National Trust Museum, several places to eat, a local shop and post office. This detached holiday home offers light and airy accommodation. The living space works well for a large family or groups of friends with a children’s games room, living room with French doors leading to the conservatory offering 2 areas to sit and relax, as well as the formal dining room. The lawned garden backs on to the countryside and has distant sea views from the main bedroom. There are plenty of scenic coastal and country walking and cycling routes, including The Tennyson Trail. Discover towering cliffs, farmland, woodland and river valleys, all linked by a 500 mile network of footpaths, many of which meander along the spectacular coastline. Within easy reach of Freshwater Bay, Shanklin Chine, Godshill, St Catherine’s Lighthouse, The Needles rock formations, Alum Bay, Carisbrooke Castle, Calbourne Mill and Blackgang Chine. Sailing at Yarmouth and Cowes, watersports, golf, fishing and riding can also be enjoyed. Many NT homes and gardens, wildlife centres, vineyards, farms with local produce and adventure parks can all be easily reached. Shop, pub and restaurant 250 yards.

Ground floor: Living room with French doors. Dining room with wooden floor. Kitchen. 1 step down to utility room. Conservatory with tiled floor. 1 step up to games room. Shower room with toilet. Separate toilet. First floor: 5 bedrooms: 3 double, one (5ft), one with additional single and sloping ceiling, 1 twin, 1 single with slightly sloping floor and ceiling (access through single bedroom to the double with the additional single). Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet. Although the property accommodates 10 guests, there is only seating for 6 guests in the living room. There is additional seating for 4 guests in the conservatory.

Woodburner in living room (initial fuel included). Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Satellite TV (Sky, basic package). Blu-ray. iPod dock. Electric cooker. Microwave. Washing machine. Dishwasher. Freezer. Lawned garden, patio and furniture. Ample parking. Games room with X-box and board games. No smoking. Friday to Friday.

WAS
NOW
£1413-£1413
Shortlist
Grade 4 Star rating
Sleeps
11
Bedrooms
5
Pets
2

Nestling in the beautiful Bowcombe Valley, just 4 miles from the nearest south coast beach, are these two properties. Brummell Barn is one of the original outbuildings to Cheverton Farmhouse, converted to provide highly individual and spacious accommodation. Boasting a wealth of interesting and original features, the barn has a splendid galleried sitting-room with beamed, vaulted ceiling enjoying lovely views over the surrounding countryside from its south-facing window. West-facing windows overlook the farmyard. Set close to the owner’s home on their mixed sheep, beef and arable farm, Brummell Barn has its own enclosed terrace with garden furniture and barbecue and Wendy house. Cheverton Farm Cottage is attached to the owner’s 18th-century home, with beams throughout. It has a large garden, and patio with garden furniture and barbecue (note: entrance is from the side door, not shown in photograph). With access to 550 acres of meadow and arable land adjoining forest and downland walking trails, visitors also enjoy shared use of a trampoline, swings, climbing frame, slide, games room with table tennis and air hockey, fitness room and a separate room with full-size billiard/snooker table (for adults) and darts, as well as use of the family’s indoor heated swimming pool. With dogs, ducks, chickens, goat, sheep and cattle to visit, children will enjoy watching the varied farming activities (lambing in April). A perfect base for a family holiday, offering all the peace and quiet of the countryside combined with bathing beaches and a mild sunny climate.Shorwell, with its thatched stone cottages and Jacobean houses is 1 mile, while all the island’s popular seaside resorts are easily reached by a circular coastal road. Sandown and Shanklin, on the east side, have fine sandy beaches and Ventnor, at the southern tip, with its Botanic gardens, is huddled between steep, wooded cliffs. The farmhouse is a registered mountain bike centre for the Isle of Wight, there is an approximately 3 mile bike trail from the farm. Para-gliding, riding and golf can also be arranged (at cost). Shop and pub serving food 1 mile.

Ground floor: Impressive entrance hall open to the ceiling, with ceramic-tiled floor. Large and well-equipped, traditional farmhouse-style kitchen/dining room with TV and ceramic tiled floor. Utility. Separate toilet. Lower ground floor: Double bedroom with en-suite shower room. Two twin bedrooms. Wet room with toilet and bidet. Separate toilet. First floor: Galleried sitting room overlooking hall with rugs on wooden floor, vaulted beamed ceiling and south-facing picture window boasting splendid countryside views. Double bedroom with 5ft bed and en-suite shower cubicle. Twin bedroom. Bathroom with shower attachment. Separate toilet. Most rooms with beams.

  • Two cots
  • Two high chairs
  • Z-bed (for +1)
  • Two TVs (one Teletext)
  • Double oven electric range
  • Tumble dryer
  • Additional fridge
  • Wendy house
  • Parking (for 4 cars)

  • Electricity, full oil central heating, bed linen and towels included
  • Video
  • DVD
  • Microwave
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Own terrace with furniture
  • Shared access to 550 acres of farmland with footpaths and bridleways
  • Barbecue
  • Shared children’s play area with trampoline, swings, slide, and climbing frame
  • Shared games room with table tennis and air hockey
  • Shared separate snooker room with darts and full-size table (adult use only) and fitness room
  • Shared use of indoor heated swimming pool
  • No smoking
  • Friday to Friday
  • NB: Pond and drops in grounds

WAS
NOW
£794-£2471
Loading more cottages...
Leave Feedback

We'd love to hear what you think of our new site.
Back to the old site

You are now on our new website!

We've made changes to help you browse accommodation on your phone, tablet or desktop. Please let us know what you think by answering a few questions on our short survey below.

Give your feedback Continue

Take me back to the old site

×

Welcome to our new website!

We hope you like it. We've made changes to help you browse accommodation on your phone, tablet or desktop. Let us know what you think by clicking the "New Site Feedback" tab on the side of the page. You can also find a link back to the old site there too.

Continue

Take me back to the old site

×
×

Grade Shortlist
FULL DETAILS £000.00