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Carlton Cottage

Front terrace
13 reviews
Front terrace
View from the garden
Carlton Cottage approach
Gravel pathway to the Cottage
View over the Solent from the path up to Carlton Cottage
Comfy sofas
Open plan living space
Kitchen with breakfast bar on right
Breakfast bar
Double bedroom
Twin bedroom
First floor bedroom
Shower room
Shower room
The promenade walk from Carlton Cottage into Cowes
Starting canons at the Royal Yacht Squadron
A place across the road from Carlton Cottage to sit and watch the world go by
A Solent Sunset
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Cowes, Isle of Wight, England
This is a newly built, absolute gem of a cottage which is set just back from the waterfront with some Solent views. A delightful detached property fitted to the highest quality and standards. Comfortably sleeps up to 7 people in flexible accommodation to suit single or double occupancy. Bedrooms are set up as 1 double with doors that open onto the front terrace, 1 double or twin, and the whole of the 1st floor is set up as a spacious double or twin bedroom with additional single sofabed and some Solent views. There are two walk-in shower rooms, a spacious light-filled open plan kitchen (with wide breakfast bar)/dining and sitting area with pale oak flooring throughout. Doors open onto the front terrace which runs the entire width of the property and has patio table and chairs to enjoy the famous Solent sunsets. There is a pebble terrac... Read more
About the Owner, Jean J
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 8 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 13 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
I will always meet and greet my guests and show them round the cottage. I am always contactable by mobile and if away from home will leave a help number if needed.
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Listing #HL330347
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Excellent - based on 13 reviews
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Reviews from our community

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English first
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

We had a wonderful stay at Carlton Cottage. Location was ideal for exploring the island and the cottage was very well equipped and had everything we could possibly need. Jean was the perfect hostess, recommending attractions/beaches and providing outdoor toys for our two young boys during the unexpected hot weather. We are already recommending the Island and cottage to friends...

Management response:

Thank you so much for your kind review. It was a pleasure to have you to stay.


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Mandy D
Northampton, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 12 November 2015 for a stay in October 2015

The owner was lovely and made sure we were all ok. The Cottage was really nice. We don't usually do cottages as have our own Motorhome so was not sure how we would get on. I loved it! The Cottage was clean, comfortable and modern. The beds were so comfortable and we all slept really well. It had everything and...

Management response:

Thank you for your appreciation and am so pleased you enjoyed your stay in spite of the sad circumstances. Thank you for leaving everything so clean and tidy and I look forward to seeing you again soon.


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Sophie W
London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 14 September 2015 for a stay in September 2015

Jean was an absolutely superb hostess who would go out of her way to ensure our stay was as enjoyable as possible. The cottage was in a pristine condition when we arrived and was extremely well equipped. Absolutely nothing to complain about!

Management response:

Thank you. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay.


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (7)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    2 Showers
    4 Twins
    1 Sofa
    1 Full
    1 Crib
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
5 Jan 2018 -
29 Mar 2018
Winter/ Spring
3 nights
30 Mar 2018 -
12 Apr 2018
7 nights
13 Apr 2018 -
21 Jun 2018
Early Summer
3 nights
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  • Damage Deposit: £200 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Payment can be made by cheque or bank transfer.

A damage deposit (minimum of £200) applies to all bookings and is refunded after departure as long as the property is left in a clean and tidy condition without any damage or breakages.
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About the neighbourhood
Cowes is well known as the UK's premier yaching centre and in the season bustles with sailors from all over the world. The High Street is free of traffic throughout the day and is home to many individual shops, restaurants, cafes, boutiques and art galleries.

A chain-ferry across the Medina River links West to East Cowes where a visit to Osborne House, the holiday residence of Queen Victoria, is a 'must do' trip.

Public tennis courts are in the grounds of nearby Northwood House
Cycle hire is available in the High Street
Sailing courses are run throughout the year (prior booking is essential)
There is a golf course in Cowes as well as at Osborne House and other locations round the Island

A good bus service from Cowes, via Newport, opens up the whole Island from Yarmout...
Car not needed
How to get there
Red Funnel car ferry services run from Southampton to East Cowes. Wightlink ferry services run from Portsmouth to Fishbourne and Lymington to Yarmouth.

Fast catamaran services run from Southampton to West Cowes and hovercraft or fast catamaran services run from Portsmouth to Ryde.

Booking on all car ferry services is essential.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 km.
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