Sandown Cottages

This beautiful seaside town on the Isle of Wight boasts a stunning sandy beach stretching over 8 kilometres, making it the perfect place to relax, sunbathe, and dip in the sea. Take a walk along the charming Victorian seafront, where you'll find amusement arcades, cafes, restaurants, and gift shops. The town is home to the Isle of Wight Zoo, housing an array of animals, including tigers and lemurs. Sandown is a must-visit destination for those wanting a traditional bucket and spade holiday with its beautiful scenery, family-friendly attractions, and traditional British seaside charm. Discover this area from one of our Sandown cottages.

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Inspiration of things to see and do from our cottages in Sandown

Sandown, on the Isle of Wight's eastern coast, offers a mix of family-friendly attractions, natural beauty, and historical sites. With the largest collection of Isle of Wight cottages, we have the perfect home away from home for you.

Here are the top five things to see and do in Sandown:

Sandown Beach

With its long stretch of golden sand and shallow waters, Sandown Beach is perfect for a day of sun, sea, and sandcastle building. Take a leisurely stroll along the promenade, enjoy a dip in the sea, or try your hand at water sports like paddleboarding or kayaking.

Isle of Wight Zoo

Situated near the beach, the Isle of Wight Zoo is home to a variety of exotic animals, including tigers, lions, lemurs, and monkeys. Explore the zoo's conservation efforts, learn about endangered species, and enjoy up-close encounters with some of the resident animals.

Dinosaur Isle

Discover the Isle of Wight's prehistoric past at Dinosaur Isle, a museum dedicated to the island's rich fossil heritage. Marvel at life-sized dinosaur models, examine real fossils found on the island, and learn about the creatures that roamed here millions of years ago.

Sandown Pier

Take a stroll along Sandown Pier, where you'll find arcade games, amusement rides, and stunning views of the coastline. Enjoy traditional seaside fun with the whole family, grab an ice cream, and take in the sights and sounds of this classic British seaside attraction.

Shanklin to Sandown Coastal Walk

Lace up your walking shoes and embark on the scenic coastal walk from Shanklin to Sandown. Follow the cliff-top path as it winds its way along the coastline, offering breathtaking views of the sea, dramatic cliffs, and lush countryside. Keep an eye out for local wildlife and enjoy the fresh sea air as you explore this beautiful stretch of coastline.

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