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Water's Edge

Island Harbour, Newport

Prices from £550

Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms

  • Off-street Parking
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Garden Furniture
  • Linen Provided
  • Television
  • Washing Machine
  • WiFi
  • Not Suitable for Disabled
  • No Children under 12 years of age

NEW INSTRUCTION Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms.Located on the Medina River, about a mile downstream of the world renowned sailing town of Cowes, this modern marina home offers comfortable accommodation over three floors creating a spacious, light and airy environment with stylish,contemporary furnishings. The patio leads directly onto a communal garden and the Island Harbour marina.

The peaceful marina offers many amenities including a licensed bar and bistro restaurant, 'The Breeze' within a few minutes walk with good food, good wine and a convivial atmosphere. A little further (approx 1/2 mile) stroll along the riverbank, or a trip down the river in a water taxi, leads to the popular yachtsman's watering hole 'The Folly Inn' with lively evening entertainment, good food and large waterside terrace.

Newport, the islands capital, with an abundance of shops, pubs and restaurants is a 30 minute walk (approx) riverside walk or a 10 minute cycle on the new 'Medina Greenway' path, or just a few minutes (approx) by car. Cyclists and walkers can enjoy the local tracks linking many outstanding routes across the island.

Queen Victoria's seaside home, Osborne House is about 2 1/2 miles away and Carisbrooke Castle can be found just the other side of Newport.

This conveniently located holiday home enables you to enjoy the island's many attractions and beautiful beaches.




Accommodation

Reception Hall leading to Study/ Snug room with two seater sofa and bookcase.
Ground Floor WC & vanity basin.
Kitchen/Dining room- Spacious room with modern range of floor & wall mounted units and integral appliances.Dining table & chairs seating 6, large patio doors leading to decking area overlooking communal garden & Marina.
Stairs to first floor leading to -
Lounge with full size window providing bright and stunning marina and river views. Two comfortable sofas and two wicker chairs and large footstool. Wall mounted 40" Flatscreen TV, Freeview box and DVD player
Bedroom 1 with Double bed, Bedside cabinets, Built in wardrobe. Enjoys countryside views. Separate bathroom on this floor with double shower unit,Vanity basin, WC
Stairs to second floor leading to-
Bedroom 2 - Master Bedroom with Marina views, Double bed, Built in wardrobe, Large Chest of Drawers, Bedside Cabinets, two seater sofa. En-suite with bath and shower over bath, Vanity basin, WC
Bedroom 3 - with Double bed, Bedside Cabinets, Built in Wardrobe, enjoys countryside views. Ensuite Shower room with single shower cubicle, vanity basin, WC
Outside - To the rear is a decked and glazed balcony with garden furniture.
Communal garden & direct access onto the Marina.
Allocated parking space

Equipment

Gas central heating
Electric oven & hob with extractor fan over
Microwave cooker
Integral Washing machine/dryer
Integral Dishwasher
Integral Fridge/Freezer
Flat screen wall 40" TV, Freeview box and DVD Player
Fibre Wi Fi
Duvets & pillows on all beds, linen & towels supplied, please bring own beach towels.

Limitations

No smoking
No Pets
No Children under the age of 12 years 


What the North Wight has to offer:
The North of the Isle of Wight is home to the County Town of Newport, with the Medina River running through it towards the Solent dividing East Cowes and West Cowes. To the West are the villages of Shalfleet and Newtown Creek with a stunning Nature Reserve; to the East are Wootton Bridge and Quarr Abbey.


Attractions
Osborne House and Carisbrooke Castle are both with English Heritage, shrouded in their history and surrounded by beautiful grounds, definitely worth a visit. Quarr Abbey, further down the coast from Osborne, is a spectacular working Monastery with tea rooms. The Roman Villa in Brading often has educational classes in the café. Newtown is one of the oldest towns in the UK, situated near a nature reserve, a lovely place to walk and enjoy the wildlife.

Sailing
Best known as the world's premier yachting centre, Cowes is the Island's main port. Yachtsmen from all over the world participate in the season's prestigious sailing events, the best known being Cowes Week, held annually at the beginning of August. Shopping in the narrow pedestrianised High Street is a delight, with some excellent shops, many catering for the yachting fraternity. The town also has an array of fashionable clothing shops, gift shops, delicatessens, cafes, restaurants and lively pubs.

Walking
The Nature Reserve at Newtown is the beautiful home to many species of wild fowl. In land Parkhurst Forest offers acres to walk dogs and children, with squirrel trails and woodland for picnics and adventure games.

The Isle of Wight Festival
The Isle of Wight has played host to this popular music festival for many years. The Festival is held in early June just outside Newport and has been going since the 60's. Popular with families, it attracts some of the great new and old musical acts and the Island's atmosphere is electric over this festival time.


Places to eat
This part of the Island holds some of the best restaurants and pubs. Cowes being a place of destination for many yachtsmen offers a wide range of cuisine of which Lugleys with its sea frontage is popular. There is also a Lugleys in Newport and Olivo's in Newport and Ryde offing delicious menus. Pier View pub in Cowes serves the best hamburgers, the Sportsman Rest in Porchfield is very popular too with families and is close to good walks.

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PO30 2DY