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Seaside Holiday Cottage, Seaview Isle of Wight

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Early morning walks on Priory Bay - 5-10 minute walk from house
The Lobster Pot, Seaview, Isle of Wight - Kitchen
1 of 33Early morning walks on Priory Bay - 5-10 minute walk from house
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3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
7 guests
7 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
COVID-19 Sanitised. We have taken on board all recommendations and implemented a cleaning and sanitising regime. The Lobster Pot is a wonderful, newly renovated family friendly chalet cottage with sea views, in Seaview. Just a short walk to several renowned and award winning beaches such as Priory Bay, Seagrove Bay, Seaview Beach, The Duver and Bembridge Beach. The beaches are predominantly made of golden sands with some rocks dotted around the shore, and the waters in the bay are usually very clear. Accommodation at the Lobster Pot comprises 3 Bedrooms. 1 King Double, 1 Twin, and Twin Bunks plus Cot. The cottage can sleep 4 Adults, 2 children aged 3+ and 1 baby/toddler in the travel cot provided. The King and Twin Bunk are situated upstairs alongside a Bathroom with over bath shower. The...COVID-19 Sanitised. We have taken on board all recommendations and implemented a cleaning and sanitising regime. The Lobster Pot is a wonderful, newly renovated family friendly chalet cottage with sea views, in Seaview. Just a short walk to several renowned and award winning beaches such as Priory Bay, Seagrove Bay, Seaview Beach, The Duver and Bembridge Beach. The beaches are predominantly made of golden sands with some rocks dotted around the shore, and the waters in the bay are usually very clear. Accommodation at the Lobster Pot comprises 3 Bedrooms. 1 King Double, 1 Twin, and Twin Bunks plus Cot. The cottage can sleep 4 Adults, 2 children aged 3+ and 1 baby/toddler in the travel cot provided. The King and Twin Bunk are situated upstairs alongside a Bathroom with over bath shower. The twin is downstairs alongside the shower room and separate downstairs toilet. There are laundry facilities at the property(washing machine and tumble dryer). You will find discrete stair gates, Stokke high chair, travel cot and a plethora of child related activities, toys, books and traditional family games hidden away in drawers and special trunks for little ones to discover with delight. All bookings also receive a complimentary crabbing bucket and line for children aged 4+. You will even find treasure inside chests. The house also has Buckets and Spades, and many fun outdoor activity kits to enjoy, including Beach Cricket set, Giant Pick up Sticks, Tennis Rackets and Balls and Mini Golf. There is a beach buggy available by prior request which seats 2 children aged 2yrs-4yrs; perfect for journeys back from a long day at the beach. Bikes are available by prior request only. Outside there is off street parking for 3 cars, and the garden is enclosed with views across farm land, including the Famous Priory Bay Horses and Riding School who rest and drink in the field at the back during the high season. There is an outside dining table on a new decked area which seats up to 12, with a large sun umbrella, and barbeque. There are sea views through the house from the decked area. The Garden is South West facing, creating a perfect wind free sun trap, and sunset watching in the evenings. If you prefer to eat out you can book a table at the Priory Bay Hotel, which is a 5 minute walk away, or at the many restaurants and eateries in Seaview village a 20 minute walk or 5 minute drive away. Free WiFi (internet connection) *new for 2016 High Speed Fibre Internet* Fully furnished with a nautical theme with the majority of furniture from Chic Antique on the Isle of Wight, you will be able to relax and enjoy your holiday. Owned, maintained and loved by parents of 3 young children, David and Frankie Gray, this cottage has been renovated paying particular attention to the needs of families with young children.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
1 well behaved dog is allowed, they must stay in the kitchen and utility; please no puppies! We have no additional house rules, other than have a wonderful stay, and please leave the house as you found it!
Bathrooms
1 Shower, 1 Half bath, 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Frankie G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2014
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Reviewed 8 September 2020 via mobile

We stayed at Lobster Pot Cottage late August/early September and had a really lovely time. The cottage was clean, tidy and well equipped. There were 3 adults in our party so we had plenty of room. The south facing decked area at the back was...More

Date of stay: August 2020
1  Thank Paul H
Reviewed 2 August 2019

Frankie was a marvellous host, she answered all my queries really quickly. Lobster Pot is a beautiful, spotlessly clean, comfortable, bright, cosy home with lovely decor too and a very relaxed vibe too A real home from home. Frankie thought of everything from the mini...More

Date of stay: July 2019
2  Thank Maria C
Reviewed 11 June 2019

We loved it so much that we came back again. Perfect location for getting around the island with beautiful coastal walks just at the end of the garden. I love it here. My family loved it here. The house is beautifully decorated and cared for...More

Date of stay: May 2019
1  Thank Karen B
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We spent a week at The Lobster Pot with two young children. The house is beautiful and so well thought out for families with all of the things we could possibly need, but all incredibly well hidden. Our four year old particularly loved the trampoline...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Hayley T
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Loved the house, perfect for our weekend trip to the island for a wedding. Gave us the privacy we prefer to staying in an hotel. Robert was able to make a lot of noise watching the Ryder Cup!! 🙄

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank Daydream761465
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

This is a very well equipped child-friendly house in a residential area of Seaview. Even though this is tucked away on the far east of the island it is nevertheless a really convenient base from which to explore many of the tourist attractions. There’s a...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank 123keving
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Perfect family friendly cottage, spotless and with everything you need with a young family - toys, stairgates, bed guards, kids cutlery and bowls etc - it’s obvious a huge amount of effort and thought has gone into making it a lovely holiday home. Everything is...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank DOTE65
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

We absolutely loved staying at the lobster pot. Beautiful house with everything we needed and more for a holiday with young children. The beach near the house is lovely and sandy, and an easy walk. Really recommend staying here.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank KarenA3545
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Fantastic holiday stay at The Lobster Pot. Beautiful home with everything you need and more with some lovely little touches. Very clean too :) We stayed with our 11 month baby and she loved playing with the toys and in the garden. Spacious and very...More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank louisedavidson
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We have just returned from our stay at The Lobster Pot and have all had a wonderful time. The house is perfect for children, our 2 absolutely loved it as did we. The house is stocked with every thing you need and more for a...More

Date of stay: July 2018
3  Thank johine0
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Game Room
Hairdryer
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Ocean Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Patio
Playground
Porch
Private Garden
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
Trampoline
TV
Washer
Water Views
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
The picturesque village of Seaview is aptly named as it has ever changing wide reaching views of the Solent. It has become a favourite holiday destination for families and sailors alike, who all love the atmosphere and old fashioned pace of life.There is also plenty to explore with many coastal walks and local attractions such as the Seaview Wildlife Encounter, Waltzing Waters, the windmill at Bembridge or the steam railway.
Getting around
TRAVEL TELEPHONE NUMBERS and Post Codes for Sat Nav. Ferry reservations: Wightlink, Red Funnel, Hovertravel, - 10 min crossing time foot only Southsea and HoverBus - Gunwharf Quays – Ryde Car ferry --- Portsmouth (PO1 2LA)/ Fisbourne (PO33 4EU) Car Ferry--- Lymington (SO41 5SB)/ Yarmouth (PO41 0PB) Car Ferry--- Southampton (SO14 2AR)/East Cowes (PO32 6RA)
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