This bright lodge-style holiday bungalow is set in a peaceful and secluded rural area, which has a strong smuggling history, and many local properties are smugglers’ safe houses. The Studio is close to breath-taking beaches and coastal scenery, making it perfect for walking, cycling and for other outdoor activities. Set within an AONB, most of the surrounding land is National Trust and includes the West High Down, The Tennyson Trail and the stunning Heritage coastline. Tennyson monument and Headon Warren, with its breath-taking views of The Needles, are nearby. Amenities in Totland and Freshwater are only a 5-minute drive, offering shops, library, tearooms, indoor swimming pool and pubs. Alum Bay with its famous coloured sands, is about a 30-minute walk over the Downs. The historic sailing town of Yarmouth, set in the estuary of the River Yar, is a short drive, and Colwell, Totland and the popular sandy beach at Compton are a 5-minute drive away. As well as excellent walks directly from the house, other attractions to discover include The Needles Park, one of the most popular attractions on the island, with chairlift, boat rides, coloured sands, lighthouse, amusements and glass-making. Also within easy driving distance and of historic interest are Blackgang Chine, Ventnor Botanical Gardens, Calbourne Water Mill, Carisbrooke Castle, Osborne House, museums and various NT homes/gardens. For family days out, discover traditional pottery making, wildlife centres, Isle of Wight Zoo, Isle of Wight Pearl and both Cowes and Yarmouth harbours. Outdoor pursuits include golf at nearby Freshwater, cycling, riding, sailing, fishing and diving. Guests can relax and unwind in the property’s private hot tub after a long day of exploring. Beach 1 mile. Shop ½ mile, pub and restaurant 500 yards.
2 steps to entrance. All on the ground floor.
Open plan living space: With laminate floor.
Living area: With electric wood burner, Freeview TV, DVD player, CD player, iPod dock, double sofa bed and French doors leading to courtyard.
Kitchen area: With microwave/oven/combi, fridge, worktop freezer and washing machine.
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed and French doors leading to courtyard.
Shower room: With shower cubicle and toilet.
Electric heater, electric oil-filled heater, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Highchair. Welcome pack. Enclosed courtyard with terrace, garden furniture and barbecue. Private parking for 2 cars. Private hot tub. No smoking. Please note: There are 2 steps to the decking and a small, raised ornamental pond, 20 yards away.