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“Great House in a lovely seaside town!”
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Northbrook house from our private road, parking for 3 cars
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Northbrook house from our private road, parking for 3 cars
Walled terraced garden, lawn, BBQ area & covered decking View of solent from roof terrace
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Northbrook house from our private road, parking for 3 cars
Walled terraced garden, lawn, BBQ area & covered decking
View of solent from roof terrace
Pretty modern kitchen
Kitchen
Kitchen
Roof Terrace with Panoramic Views of Harbour & Northwood Park
Dining room with seating for 8. Extending table will seat 12
Dining room
Dining room
Living room with TV, DVD and gas effect fire
Enjoy tea in front of the fire
Living room
Master kingsize bedroom, double aspect views of solent
Master kingsize bedroom
Kingsize bedroom
Kingsize bedroom
Family bathroom
Twin bedded room
Twin bedded room, double aspect view of solent
Relax in our roof top room
Gurnard beach huts
Gurnard Beach
Beautiful Compton Bay
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4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Cowes, Isle of Wight, England

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Ashvilla
Bath, UK
Level 4 Contributor
23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Great House in a lovely seaside town!”
Reviewed 6 October 2014 for a stay in October 2014

Went for a cycling weekend with a group of friends to Isle of Wight. Cowes was a great base to start the Round the Island cycle. Northbrook is an 5 minute cycle from the chain ferry from East to West Cowes. So we didn't bother with cars, left them in Southampton and went on the bikes - worked out well.
This was a really nice house, spacious for 8 of us, well equipped, spotlessly clean, nicely decorated. Had a good area out the back to store the bikes with a good patio and garden area. Beds were really comfortable, good powerful showers and super, quick WIFI! It was a great location as you could walk to everywhere in Cowes. There is a lovely room at the top of the house where you can see across to the Mainland and see all the boats on the Solent.
Would highly recommend for a group of friends or a family. Would definitely recommend IOW for cycling as well - well sign posted and lovely quiet lanes. We also found excellent pubs and restaurants to eat in . So all in all a success!

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Liked best: Everything!
Liked least: Nothing!
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Sam M
1 review
“Lovely house, Great location”
Reviewed 5 September 2014 for a stay in July 2014

We all had a great stay at Northbrook. 4 adults and 4 children in the same house and yet we didnt feel on top of one another. There is ample space to chill out and relax and the house is well equipped with all you will need for a relaxing break.
We would not hesitate to go back and stay again if we return to the Isle of wight.

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Liked best: Fantastic 3rd floor sun terrace
Liked least: Rubbish bins without lids
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Older travelers Families with young children
Large groups
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Carolchur...
Banbury, United Kingdom
1 review
“The Best of All Worlds”
Reviewed 16 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014

We wanted somewhere that would work as a great base for exploring the island as well as being convenient to walk to local pubs and restaurants and being near the water. Northbrook fulfilled this in bucket loads! Anyone wanting to be in the heart of the sailing community on the Isle of Wight would be more than happy with this accommodation. It is only a 5 minute stroll down to the town centre which has pubs, restaurants, cafes, supermarkets and great designer shops and boutiques. Just walk a little further where you come to some nice beaches. If you really didn't want to drive for a few days then this is perfect.
The house itself is beautifully decorated and has the feel of someone's home rather than a holiday let. The beds are extremely comfortable and the kitchen is brilliantly kitted out. The lounge and dining room are large and very comfortable. A 'crows nest' room has been added onto the top of the house giving a great view across the Solent, where we spent every evening with a glass of wine watching the boats go backwards and forwards!
The garden is perfect for sitting and eating, there is off road parking and the area is extremely quiet.
All in all a great place to stay, giving the best of all worlds.

Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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TravelGir...
Taunton, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Clean & comfortable”
Reviewed 15 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014

This is our 2nd stay at Northbrook . On both occasions we have found it to be very clean and comfortable. It is in a great location, within walking distance to the centre of Cowes but also has the advantage of being in a quiet area. We really appreciated the fresh flowers in the dining room when we arrived. We felt very much at home and hope to stay again one day.

Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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surrey
Reviewed 16 April 2013 for a stay in April 2013

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