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Sail Loft Beach Cottage in Yarmouth, Isle of Wight

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sleeps 4
2 rooms
1 bathroom

Sail Loft Beach Cottage description

Holiday home
Sail Loft, is set within a converted boathouse, situated on the beach and coastal path, within walking distance of the town of Yarmouth, on the Isle of Wight. This is a lovely open plan apartment that has a light and airy open plan living area, with large windows and a Juliet balcony which overlooks the beach and sea. The living area consists of a sitting area, dining area and fitted kitchen area, plus this apartment has two bedrooms - one double and one twin. Sail Loft also has its very own private slipway, perfect for launching your own boat. Next to this cottage apartment is a licensed cafe and the nearest shops and pubs are in Yarmouth, a 10 minute stroll away. Sail Loft is an ideal base for exploring the Isle of Wight.

Yarmouth, the oldest town on the Isle of Wight, is a bustling seaside town that welcomes all kinds of boats and ferries to its harbour. The town has wonderful narrow streets and a delightful range of shops and inns. An essential attraction to visit is Henry VIII's castle and amongst the many other activities that can be enjoyed are cycling and walking along the coastal path and a walk across to the nearby Tennyson Down. Watersports enthusiasts should head to the beaches at Colwell and Totland Bays. Further afield, the towns of Newport and Ryde are well worth visiting.Yarmouth suits all tastes and is a perfect base.

The Isle of Wight, with its beaches, unspoiled scenery, rich heritage and over 500 miles of award-winning public footpaths is a walker's paradise, or if sailing is your thing, the renowned annual Cowes Week is not to be missed.

Storage heaters and electric convector heaters, electric fire in sitting area. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, small freezer, TV with Freeview. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen inc. in rent. Off road parking for 1 car. Use of private slipway. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Licensed cafe adjacent to apartment. Shop and pub 10 mins walk. Note: Property has direct access to the beach; children should be supervised. Note: Swimming is discouraged outside the apartment due to the strong tide and currents.


  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Kettle
  • Linen provided
  • Parking
  • Parking space
  • Towels provided
  • TV
  • By the sea

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Mrs Middleton
June 2015
There was an amazing view over The Solent from this lovely apartment. Had a superb holiday and the weather was perfect. There was so much to see on the Isle of Wight. Didn't see anywhere on the island that could have been more lovely than this one with its fabulous view and balcony.
Mrs Berry
September 2014
A comfortable, clean and well maintained property with excellent views. The apartment overlooks the Solent and is within walking distance of Yarmouth with its shops and eating places. A brilliant holiday apartment for a family.
Mrs Malloy
November 2014
The location of the property is ideal. Close to Yarmouth and bus routes. Views of the sea/Solent very interesting. The property was comfortable and warm which given I was there in November was vital.
Mrs Mcgahey
June 2015
The Sail Loft was lovely. The view was amazing like nowhere we have ever stayed before. It was warm, comfortable frankly wonderful. There was adequate parking we had no issues with noise. Yarmouth is a truly charming place. The walk in from the Sail Loft was 15-20 minutes, but delightful. We would return without a second thought.
Miss Slater
April 2013
The beach location of the property and views of the sea from the main living area.
Ms Evans Rees
October 2013
This is the second time we have rented this property, as the location is superb. To open the French windows and hear the sea on the shingle is wonderful, and to watch the boats on the Solent, and to hear the rain on the roof is all very soothing. Also the new Boathouse restaurant was an added bonus.
Mrs Lainchbury
July 2012
The view and the lay out. It was very clean and quiet, so peaceful and we would go again.
Mr Crouch
August 2012
A great location by the sea!
Mrs Playfoot
June 2012
This property is a gem - superb location and the outlook from the lounge is hard beat.
Mrs Burrell
November 2011
The location of the property, listening to the waves and watching the boats. It was a joy to return to after a day out.
Mr Jackson
August 2011
We enjoyed the fantastic view from the lounge. We wanted a sea view and the apartment felt almost like a cruise, but without the motion. As for the 'star' rating, we felt it should be higher! We plan to book the flat again.
Mr Waghorn
November 2010
The location and cottage. The Isle Of Wight is worth visiting.
Mrs Hedges
November 2010
It is a super flat right on the edge of the Solent. Very easy to find, 5 minutes from the ferry. Spacious.
Mrs Powell
June 2011
A lovely, clean, well equipped property with fantastic sea views.
Mr Tutssel
April 2011
A lovely, quiet location right on the waterfront.
September 2014
Really enjoyed our stay in this apartment. It was very clean, comfortable and well maintained. The view from the front room was a fantastic panoramic view of the Solent. The apartment is within easy walking distance of Yarmouth, which is a lovely picturesque village with a good selection of shops and eating places. We will definitely be booking this apartment again.
July 2015
Great views and a fairly peaceful and very convenient position. The apartment is very spacious with good parking and instant access to the beach and sea. Down side was the apartment is in need of a little updating with particular attention to the pillows and bedding. It would have been nice to have had a dvd player and also internet access. Having said that the owner was very quick to help with any minor problem we had. I would certainly visit again as this is such a wonderful spot.
December 2011
Best location cottage we've stayed at,views over the sea are outstanding.Good clean facilities.A super holiday
December 2012
We had a week at SailLoft,the perfect place to stay for a few quiet days with only the sound of the sea for company. It is within walking distance of Yarmouth for great places to eat and Yarmouth is so convenient for the ferry.
October 2011
We wanted to be close to the sea. As we booked late (and were going to the island during Cowes week!) we did not really expect to get in, but... Sail Loft is actually on the beach!! The view from the lounge is like being on a ship, but without the movement. The house was spotlessly clean and offered excellent accomodation. Good kitchen and bathroom facilities too. Ok, so the ceilings get low in places. That might bother some people, but we loved it. The location is 'out of town' and you need your own transport, but Fort Victoria is a place we know well, so there were no surprises there. We all hope to go there again; what more can I say?
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