Fantastic weekend away at Hermitage Court Farm.
Arrived in one of the most "tucked away" places on the Isle of Wight
for our 25th wedding anniversary. What a fantastic location. The views
Jayne greeted us when we arrived and made us the most light and fluffy
sponge cake served in the dinning room. We sat in the window and
couldn't stop gawking at the view.
We stayed in the Niton room. It has a separate lounge area with a
fridge and a sofa. I really enjoyed sitting in there in the evening
reading my kindle.
The farmhouse has free wifi which was great because we could use our
ipad. The room had an ipad dock too which meant we could charge it
Great breakfast both mornings. Try the fresh fruit salad. "Yummy" also
the full English is a must.
Excellent value for money and Jayne arrange a discount car ferry
crossing for us.
We will be back in the summer with our son and daughter in law.
Nearly forgot. We saw a family of badgers walking up the farms road
one night on our way back from the pub. We had never seen badgers up
Keep up the good work.
George and Sal
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Hermitage Court Farm is the Isle of Wight’s most secluded and tranquil Bed and Breakfast accommodation: the ideal place in which to get away from the hustle and bustle of modern living and relax for a while between the green of the downs and the blue of the sky, in a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.Perched cosily under the tops of the National Trust’s St Catherine’s Down, and gazing down over the beautiful rural Isle of Wight countryside towards the waters of the Solent, the ten-acre Farm is hidden away, well off beaten tracks and more than a mile from the nearest main road, on the southern side of the Island. From here, and from the Downs at our doors, you can see everything ... yet hear nothing but the odd rabbit thumping across the lawn, a pigeon chortling, or the woodpeckers dining in the trees.Our peaceful surroundings, however, hide the opportunity for plenty of action. The Downs of the isle of Wight are full of history-from ancient burial mounds and a medieval lighthouse to one of Britain’s most amusing Victorian follies - and full of opportunities for leisurely exploration. A network of the Island’s well-known bridleways and footpaths crosses various parts of the property, and there is direct access to over a hundred miles of the finest and best-maintained footpaths, riding tracks and mountain-bike trails in Britain.A twenty-minute stroll across the Downs (or a very much shorter car trip) brings you to the nearby village of Niton, with its charming shops and friendly pubs, while a little further on you come to the famously picturesque village of Godshill with its much-photographed thatched roofs and celebrated cream teas. The Isle of Wight coastal towns of Sandown, Shanklin and Ventnor - famous as holiday venues from Victorian times -- with their glorious beaches and their cliff walks are just a short drive away. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Hermitage Court Farm Isle Of Wight/Whitwell