Perfect for family holidays, short breaks and midweek escapes, these two holiday properties are situated in the picturesque village of Bonchurch, close to the seafront on the outskirts of Ventnor. Orchard Leigh Villa (ref W43433) is a detached villa with a contemporary open-plan living space. Three of the bedrooms have views over the garden, and the twin bedroom has views across St Boniface Shute and Downs.
Orchard Leigh Cottage (ref UKC2515) is a semi-detached cottage which has been built in the ground of Orchard Leigh Villa. The cottage has a private courtyard area where you can enjoy the picturesque surroundings. The internal accommodation comprises of one kingsize bedroom with an en-suite bathroom, and a further double room with zip and link beds and an en-suite shower room. There is also allocated parking for two cars.
The village of Bonchurch lies just to the east of Ventnor and is renowned for its literary connections. Writers and poets such as Dickens, Stackpole and Swinburn all resided here for a time. Dickens remarked the village was ’the prettiest place I ever saw in my life, at home or abroad.’
The Victorian seaside town of Ventnor is situated on the southern side of the Isle of Wight, right in the heart of the famed Undercliff, much of which is designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Visitors will find a great variety of established local shops, restaurants and public houses serving locally caught fresh fish and locally brewed ales. Sheltered from the north by the National Trust owned St Boniface Downs, the area benefits from its own micro-climate, which provides an ideal haven for a variety of flora and fauna.
Explore the rock pools, great local walks and easy access to the many attractions the Isle of Wight has to offer. Outdoor pursuits on the island are well catered for and include horse riding, fishing, cycling, paragliding, water sports and golf. There are numerous attractions across the island to discover for all ages, including The Needles, with its chairlift, amusement park, boat rides, lighthouse and coloured sands of Alum Bay. Pay a visit to Queen Victoria’s favourite holiday residence, Osborne House and its gardens, Blackgang Chine, the oldest themed attraction in the UK, Ventnor Botanical Gardens, Tapnell Farm Park, Carisbrooke Castle or the sailing towns of Yarmouth and Cowes. Beach 350 yards. Shop, pub and restaurant ¾ mile.
Steps to entrance.
Open plan living space: With wooden floor and French doors leading to courtyard.
Living area: With Freeview TV, DVD player and iPod dock.
Kitchen area: With gas range, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.
Bathroom 1: With shower over bath, and toilet.
Bedroom 1: With double bed, Freeview TV and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 2: With double bed, Freeview TV and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 3: With double bed, Freeview TV, en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet and leading to...
Bedroom 4: With single bed.
Bedroom 5: With twin beds, Freeview TV and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 6: With single bed and Freeview TV.
Bathroom 2: With bath and toilet.Welcome pack. Private parking for 2 cars; additional parking 30 yards away. Please note: This property has a security deposit of £100.
- Cot Available
- Detached Property
- DVD player
- Fuel and Power Included
- Pub within 1 mile
- Decorated at Christmas
- Bed Linen & Towels Included
- Washing Machine
- Pets – not allowed
- Coastal within 1 mile
- Coastal within 3 miles
- Coastal within 5 miles
- Open Plan
- Parking - On Site
- Owner Services Region