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Whitwell Station Whistle Stop

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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Whitwell, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, England
Whistlestop cottage at Whitwell Railway Station which is set in two acres of land and overlooks beautiful views of English hedgerows, rolling hills around the Village of Whitwell. The Ventnor West line originally opened in 1897 and was said to be 'one of the prettiest branch lines in England' with many local inhabitants lovingly talking of childhood memories of a treasured line. The trains and bustle are long gone, but when sitting on the platform you can almost hear the rattle of a train, and recall the bygone days of steam.

Whistle Stop Cottage sits in its own picket fence grounds. The lounge looks opens onto a patio and garden with a retired railway wagon at the settled at the far end.

The master bedroom is south facing sporting a balcony providing excellent views of the Vineyard and village.

The cottage is of a high standar...
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About the Owner, Graham C
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 60 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 10 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2011
Overall rating: 4.7 / 5.0
Based on 24 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL172549
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Very good - based on 13 reviews
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Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
138 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016 for a stay in August 2016

We spent a whole week here. What a lovely time was had by all of us. We visited many of the Islands sights. We had our 1st live sighting of a red squirrel.

Management response:

Thank you so much for your kind comments


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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016 for a stay in March 2016
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Well this was the fourth time we have stayed in Graham and Julia's wonderful holiday cottages Whistle stop this time as always warm and welcoming gardens looking beautiful it was a perfect setting following a very stressful four months - although whilst we were here we received some very sad news it was the right place to reflect and heal...

Management response:

So pleased that you felt able to reflect and unwind.You did return in October and it was a pleasure meeting up again.


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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015
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My. Husband dog and I have just spent a wonderful week in whistle stop we normally stay in one of the small cottages bluebell or primrose but this time because we booked late we had the beautiful whistle stop - a lovely house with every comfort we have at home - love the laundry room! Three bedrooms with the master...

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Crib
    3 Twins
    1 Full
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3 Nov 2017 -
15 Dec 2017
Late season
3 nights
5 Jan 2018 -
5 Apr 2018
Low Season 2018
3 nights
6 Apr 2018 -
17 May 2018
Spring 2018
7 nights
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  • Pets: £25 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Whitwell is beautiful village nestled in the South Wight between the town of Ventnor and the village of Godshill.

There is local pub and garage. excellent walks, horse riding and fishing nearby. Scenic countryside.

Historically a Saxon Village
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Southampton: 35.0 km
Railway: Shanklin: 12.0 km
Ferry: Cowes: 20.0 km
Location: Ventnor in Isle of Wight

Nearest Airport : Southampton at 20 Miles
Nearest Ferry : Portsmouth at 15 Miles
Nearest Train : Shanklin at 7 Miles
Nearest Motorway : Portsmoith at at 15 Miles
Nearest Beach : beach at 3 Miles
Car: recommended
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 5.0 km.
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