Alum Bay Cottage is a detached, large and elegant property in the Freshwater area of the Isle of Wight. Situated in 3 acres of gardens, that your dogs will love. In a secluded location just 5 minutes drive of all that Totland has to offer. The perfect, dog friendly cottage for a large family group and 2 dogs.
WHY WE LOVE ALUM BAY COTTAGE AT A GLANCE
Elegant Victorian Property – 3 acres of gardens, orchards and paddock – 15 Minute Walk to Alum Bay – Plenty of space for all the family – Well equipped with toys and games
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This large Victorian Cottage has plenty of living space for a large group or large family. Downstairs you will find plenty of comfortable sofas in the living areas and tv / playroom which has many toys and games that will keep you and kids entertained. For extra warmth in the winter months there is a wood burning stove. The house has 2 televisions, DVD’s and CD player for your enjoyment.
KITCHEN / DINING
Alum Bay Cottage has a charming, traditional farm house kitchen that is well equipped along with a Boot Room that is ideal for storing your muddy walking boots after a leisurely walk with the dogs. It has a Washing Machine, Tumble Dryer, Microwave, Fridge and Freezer.
There is a separate dining room for sit down meals which has lovely french doors onto the beautiful gardens.
Whilst this is a 4 Bedroom holiday cottage it is possible to sleep up to 10 people. There are 4 good sized bedrooms in this propety, 2 with Double Beds and 2 Twin Rooms, there are also 2 pull out beds available for larger groups in one of the Twin Rooms. The double beds have traditional and elegant metal bed frames. Bed Linen and Towels are provided.
Bedroom 1 had an ensuite bathroom with toilet, there is an additional family bathroom with separate toilet on the 1st floor, which has a shower cubicle and bidet. Downstairs there is a further separate toilet.
The outside space at Alum Bay Cottage is truly amazing, adults, children and dogs will all enjoy the 3 acres of lawned garden, paddock and orchard. The owners have supplied plenty of outdoor activities including Badminton and Croquet. Hammocks are also available for soaking up the Sun on the Isle of Wight.
There is plenty of private parking for up to 4 cars.
Whilst this holiday cottage is set in a secluded spot it is only a five minute drive to the village of Totland on the Western side of the Isle of Wight. Totland is a relaxed coastal village where you can take a stroll along the promenade to nearby Colwell Bay. Totland offers a variety of shops, pubs, tea rooms and even has an indoor swimming pool for those wet days.
Local shops can be found just 2 miles from Alum Bay Cottage and the nearest pub is a 1 mile hike over the downs.
DOG FRIENDLY POLICY
This really is a dog friendly cottage, the owners will allow a maximum of 2 dogs. There is plenty of garden space that they will enjoy along with many beautiful walks across the Downs for exercise.
Length of Stay
Short breaks are available at Alum Bay Cottage but only in the Winter months. In Peak Season the minimum stay is 7 nights.
For a 3 night break in the Winter expect to pay around £768.00 (price based on Jan 2013)
For a 7 night break in the Winter expect to pay around £1000.00 (price based on Jan 2013)
For a 7 night break in Peak Season expect to pay around £2201.00
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