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Waterfront Retreat: Cottage Annexe, Yarmouth, Isle Of Wight, UK

Private steps down to the water and coastal path into Yarmouth. Located opposite the property.
5 reviews
Private steps down to the water and coastal path into Yarmouth. Located opposite the property.
Main entrance to Waterfront Retreat. Private decking overlooking the mature garden.
Master bedroom. Double aspect windows with sea views to the North and countryside to the South.
Open plan living area with a modern, light and airy feel. Natural materials used throughout.
Entrance to Waterfront Retreat via a raised decking. View from the back garden of the main property.
Modern, fully equipped kitchen with oven, stove, microwave, fridge, freezer and washing machine.
Modern, spacious wet room with rainfall shower, underfloor heating and travertine tiles.
Private enclosed decking area with BBQ and seating for 4 people. There is a rotary washing line too.
Beautiful vintage furniture, exposed brick work and original fireplace in master bedroom.
Twin bedroom with full size single beds complete with memory foam mattresses. Views over the garden.
Outdoor table for 4 on the private decking. Perfect for breakfast or an summer's evening BBQ.
Front view of the main house. Waterfront Retreat is a cottage annexe located behind and to the right
Dining table in the living area & looking onto the decking and mature garden. Sunny & south facing.
Lovely touches throughout. Fresh flowers available on request.
Many design pieces and features throughout the property.
Vintage armchair located in the living area. Flat screen TV and DVD player mounted on the wall.
Driftwood finished wet room with complementary towels and linens provided.
Stunning views from the master bedroom. Always lots to see in the way of boats and water skiers!
High quality linen and a tranquil decor ensures a restful night's sleep.
Master bedroom with far reaching views over the garden and countryside to the South.
Ivory king size bed. High quality firm mattress with soft topper to ensure a restful night's sleep.
High quality furniture throughout the property all made from natural materials.
King size master bed with quality matress, topper, bedding, linen and electric blanket if required.
Master bedroom. Painted floor boards complement the interior design.
Bespoke robes for guest use.
Twin bedroom with full size single 'corner' bunks. Memory foam mattresses suitable for adults too.
Views from the twin bedroom looking out towards the living area.
Twin bedroom looking from the living area.
Fresh local produce available from the local deli.
A sunny morning on the Isle of Wight. Views from the top of the private steps leading to the water
Gorgeous vintage wardrobe located in the master bedroom.
Compact breakfast bar in the kitchen.
Modern, fully equipped kitchen with Nespresso coffee machine, Bose blue tooth speaker and DAB radio
Nespresso machine with complementary Nespresso capsules.
Original staircase from 1917 leading from the living area up to the master bedroom.
Original 1917 solid fuel burning range cooker (not in use anymore -
 design feature only!)
Sofa in the living room.
Driftwood and iron dining table with seating for 4.
This cushion says it all....this place really is a retreat.
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, England
As part of the renovation to the main house (known as Waterfront house), Waterfront retreat is a lovingly designed cottage annexe with private entrance that has been created with style and relaxation in mind.

If the flourish of designer driftwood ornaments and the pallet of seaside shades don’t transport your imagination to a sandy beach on a warm summer’s day, then the views from the property will do. This Waterfront Retreat is set on the Yarmouth shore making it a truly wonderful base from which to enjoy the delights of seaside living on this beautiful island.

The recently renovated annexe has a lovely kitchen and a beautiful light and airy sitting room which overlooks the main garden, providing plenty of space for you to relax and enjoy your stay. From the master bedroom there are great views over the Solent to the north and far reac...
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Listing #HL8414096
About the Owner
Louise W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Myself and my family live in the main house called 'Waterfront House' which is located in front of the cottage annexe named 'Waterfront Retreat. We are always on hand to offer help or advise on anything at all. Discreet hospitality is our aim!
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

waterfront retreat is lovely. Everything to the highest standard with lots of personal touches that make it more special. Louise and Sam very friendly and helpful but give you space and privacy so never intrusive. The location is excellent, just a ten minute stroll along...More

Thank michael b
Management response:Responded 29 May 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to leave a review. Delighted that you had a lovely stay.

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Reviewed 31 January 2018

We loved every aspect of the beautifully made Waterfront Retreat. You can tell it has been well designed and prepared to make the guests enjoy and feel like its home. It is absolutely the perfect place to stay in the north west of the island...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Management response:Responded 2 February 2018

Thank you for your review - it was really great to have you and your family stay. Come back anytime!

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Excellently equipped. Comfortable. Clean and modern. Excellent location. Quiet. Lovely views. Great cycling and walking. Excellent roads. Lovely owners. Closeness to all amenities in Yarmouth and the Ferry port. Anyone who doesn't give this place maximum points is mistaken!!

Thank Ron T
Management response:Responded 6 January 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to leave a review Ron. They really help future guests decide if this is the right place for them. Come back and visit soon!

  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
All guests need to be over the age of 18 or accompanied by responsible adults. We request that all guests are considerate of the neighbours. A cleaning and laundry fee of £70...
    1 Shower
    1 Queen
    1 Bunk
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
R 1 968
R 12 385
14 Jul 2018 -
1 Sep 2018
Summer Peak
7 nights
R 2 793
R 17 567
£1 000
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: R 4 392 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning and laundry fee: R 1 230 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Places To Visit:
*Particularly great for children

Robin Hill, Downend, Newport PO30 2NU *
Tapnell Farm, Yarmouth, PO41 0YJ *
West Wight Alpacas, Wellow (nr Yarmouth), PO41 0SZ*
Chessell Pottery Barns, Brook Road, Yarmouth, PO41 0UE*
Blackgang Chine, Blackgang Road, PO38 2HN *
Carisbrooke Castle, Castle Hill, Newport PO30 1XY
Dimbola Museum, Terrace Lane, Freshwater PO40 9QE
Dinosaur Isle, Culver Parade, Sandown PO36 8QA *
Needles Old Battery, West Highdown, Alum Bay PO39 0JH
Osborne House, York Avenue, East Cowes PO32 6JX
Quarr Abbey, Quarr Hill, Ryde PO33 4ES
Getting around
Getting Around:

Island Walks: A leisurely stroll along the waterfront into Yarmouth town centre is only 15 minutes away. Guests are very welcome to use the steps down to the water’s edge opposite the property but please do be careful as they are steep in places (not suitable for a push chair). For the more adventurous the Isle of Wight is a walker’s paradise with over 500 miles of footpaths across contrasting landscapes and beaches.

Island Buses: Southern Vectis run the local buses on the Isle of Wight. There is a bus stop located across the road from Waterfront Retreat. The bus routes connect most parts of the island to all major towns. Buses are frequent.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Southampton: 20.0 km
Ferry: Lymington: 1.0 km
Directions by road from Yarmouth ferry are as follows: On exiting the ferry turn right onto Bridge Road and at the roundabout take the first exit onto River Road/A3054. Continue on this road for 0.8 miles and Waterfront Retreat is located behind the main house,'Waterfront House'. It's a blue, weather boarded house with a glass upper floor balcony, grey slate roof and an in/out drive – there is also a sign visible from the road. The parking space for Waterfront Retreat is on the gravel on the right-hand side of the house, in front of the oak garage doors. To access the property, guests go through the coded gate located on the right hand side of the main house.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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