We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
other travellers have booked this property

Kivuvu. A dog friendly place for two, with an emphasis on walkers and cyclists.

Overview
Bungalow -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Niton, Isle of Wight, England
KIVUVU, believed to be a Bantu word meaning peace, which is exactly what we hope you find here. Kivuvu is a detached bungalow next to our house. You have your own fenced garden and patio area, to the front is another small patio with a tap and hose available for washing down muddy boots, bikes, dogs etc. Inside you have an area for the dog(s) to sleep or store bikes that has a washing machine. The bedroom sleeps two and can be a double or a twin so you will need to let us know your preference. There is a kitchen with fridge/freezer, and an oven and hob. The lounge area has plenty of natural light and leads straight out onto the patio and garden area, there is also a door to the shower room/toilet area. There are hard floors throughout so dog hair shouldn't be a problem but please make sure they do not get on beds or furniture. There i... Read more
Listing #HL9147833
About the Owner
Tim B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2017
Interaction with guests
We will generally be around if you need us
Reviews from our community
Write a ReviewReviews (9)

1 - 3 of 9 reviews

Reviewed 6 October 2018

My wife and I, plus our 2 dogs, stayed here in June this year and I can not think of a single negative to say about the place. The family who own & run it are very accommodating and welcoming. We were left some welcome...More

1  Thank Paul t
GoPlaces814311, VR Owner at Kivuvu. A dog friendly place for two, with an emphasis on walkers and cyclists., responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

Hi Paul, Thanks for the great review and glad you had a good time. Look forward to seeing you again sometime.

Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

This place is a little Gem. Spotlessly clean, airy and bright and was the perfect size for us and our two dogs. The kitchen is well equipped and Tim and Jane kindly greeted us with a bottle of merlot and baked us a huge Victoria...More

Thank Mandy B
Management response:Responded 14 September 2018

Thank you for the lovely review, so glad you had a good time and thank you for leaving Kivuvu so clean and tidy. Would love to see you again sometime. Thanks again and best regards, Tim, Jane, and Niamh.

See more reviews
Reviewed 26 August 2018

All I can say is 10,10 out of 10, what a lovely warm homely home away from home, the fantastic welcome on arrival,including a lovely welcome pack of wine/ Victoria cake/dog treat biscuits/eggs/bacon/bread/butter and milk. Our 3 dogs/girls were more than welcome and the walks...More

1  Thank patwhelan60
Management response:Responded 11 September 2018

Fantastic guests, left the place spotlessly clean and were a pleasure to host. Highly recommended.

Amenities
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 Full
Availability
Show Rates
Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: R 1 806 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning fee: R 723 / stay - Fee
Hide Rates
Map
About the neighbourhood
Niton is a lovely village on the south of the island. We are within a few meters of the coastal path and other great walks, the round the island cycle route is two minutes away.
Getting around
The number 6 bus route runs past and by car you are a minute or two from the coastal route and undercliff
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Southampton: 50.0 km
Railway: Shanklin: 10.0 km
Ferry: Cowes/Yarmouth/Fishbourne: 15.0 km
If you are driving then use PO38 2BE in your sat nav, look for Gable End and Kivuvu is alongside the main house.

If you are coming by bus then get off at The Glen and we are a couple of hundred meters to the west.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
How can I contact the owner?
How will the owner contact me?
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
How do I pay?
Is my payment insured in any way?
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
#HL9147833
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Adults2
Children0
Apply