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Needles Cottage

Totland Bay near Totland, Isle of Wight (Ref. 942245)

  • Needles Cottage - (Ref. 942245)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

  • View on map

  • Reviews

    Mrs Siddons

    “I am happy for you to publish my feedback as long as it is anonymous (can use a reference such as initials but not full name please).”

    It is a wonderful holiday cottage - an amazing situation with one of the best views on the island and well placed for some of the most beautiful walks on the island. Facilities are good - comfortable beds and sofas, kitchen well equipped with good sized fridge/freezer.


  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor accommodation
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Smoke-free Smoke-free
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
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  • Icon/Feature/By the sea Seaside
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The property

A character well-presented, recently modernised coastal cottage in overlooking The Needles and Alum Bay the location of Totland Bay near Totland on the Isle of Wight, within a 15 minute drive from Yarmouth Ferry.

Situated on the private, Headon Hall estate, within easy access to the beaches and with fantastic stunning sea and surrounding views, making this a wonderful place for a family beach seaside getaway. All accommodation is on the ground floor.

On entry to the property you will notice the original character features of the high ceilings and the feature fireplace.

There is a well-equipped fitted kitchen with everything needed to prepare some lovely home-cooked meals.

This then leads into the spacious sitting room with plenty of comfy seating in front of a welcoming woodburner together with FreeSat TV and Blu-ray player. There is a dining table and chairs which are set in the bay window with beautiful far-reaching coastal views of The Needles.

There are two en-suite bedrooms, one with a king size bed, the other can be either twin or super king-size with each having its own bathroom, giving extra flexibility.To the outside is a good-sized patio garden to the front with a fully enclosed rear patio, together with access to private communal grounds which is fully enclosed giving a good place for the kids to explore and let off some steam.

There is some garden furniture and a picnic bench to relax with a glass of something chilled whilst enjoying the views.

Within a short walk are the beaches to enjoy with plenty of attractions including boat charters, kayaking, sailing, sea fishing and scuba diving to name a few, as well as stunning walks, cycling and golf.

Freshwater is not too far away, with many local shops, restaurants and cafés to explore.

Further inland, there is horse riding, golf, stunning walks on adjacent National Trust land and mountain biking, making sure there is something for everyone.

A lovely cottage, in a wonderfully convenient coastal location that can be enjoyed all year round


All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin (zip/link, can be super king-size double on request) with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and woodburner.


  • Electric central heating with woodburner and underfloor heating in the kitchen
  • Electric oven and hob, combi microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with FreeSat, Blu-ray, WiFi
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off road parking in private car park roughly 100 metres away
  • Guests can load and offload luggage on grass by cottage
  • Enclosed patio garden with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 1 mile
  • Beach 5 mins walk
  • Note: Check-in 4pm
  • Please note there are 8 to 10 steps at front to access property with a hand rail to one side
  • No disabled access

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About the location


Freshwater 1 mile; Yarmouth 3 miles.

The village of Totland rests in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on the west side of the Isle of Wight's beautiful coast, offering visitors local shops and pubs and spectacular unspoilt coastal scenery. The award-winning beaches of both Totland and Colwell Bay offer a range of activities, whilst a pretty footpath will take you to Freshwater in ten minutes where you will find its golf course and public swimming pool. It is also an excellent starting point for walks along the Tennyson Trail. Take a chair lift from Alum Bay and enjoy some of the wonderful views across the sand cliffs to the famous 'Needles' chalk stacks and lighthouse beyond, or explore the quaint narrow streets, ancient castle and busy harbour at Yarmouth. A great destination with plenty to see and do!

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
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