0800 148 8228

Woodlands - Ventnor
3 Star Gold

Victorian villa with stunning sea views
Woodlands is a charming Grade II listed Victorian villa with commanding views out to sea and just half a mile from the thriving town of Ventnor. Offering guests a perfect seaside escape, with private lawned gardens perfect for enjoying al-fresco living and entertaining, and plenty of private parking

This beautifully proportioned, south facing house, set in its own large grounds, offers a great opportunity for guests to enjoy its grand high-ceilinged rooms many with direct sea views, while just half a mile from the popular and picturesque Ventnor beach. The master bedroom also has its own elevated south-facing sun terrace with seating to take in the superb views

Ventnor, with its cosmopolitan town centre with small independent shops, and retro vintage-inspired chic bars and bistros, are just a few minutes’ walk away. The esplanade offers level walking with stunning sea vistas, and access to the sandy and shingle beach, opposite which there is a lovely selection of cafes, and eateries and pubs overlooking the bay

Ventnor’s popular shingle and sand beach and quay, has the famous Haven Fishery where fresh fish and shellfish can be bought as it comes in off the boats. Ventnor is renowned for the quality of its crab and lobster, available live, cooked or prepared from the fishery 7 days a week.

The island’s Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is a short drive away and the stunning coastal scenery offers a varied choice for walkers, cyclists and for outdoor pursuits enthusiasts there is riding, fishing, cycling, water sports and golf. The island can be explored from the open-top buses that stop regularly at various collection points.

Shop, Pub and Restaurants 0.5 mile. Nearest beach 0.75 miles. Nearest golf course – Ventnor 0.5 miles
Ground Floor:

Large and spacious living room with high ceilings and floor to ceiling glass windows and French doors to enjoy the direct sea views, leading through to a large sunny, south facing verandah with seating and panoramic direct sea views. Large separate dining room with period sash window and direct sea views
Traditional farmhouse-style kitchen with breakfast area with terracotta tiled floor, separate utility/ laundry room.
Large family bathroom with bath, shower over bath and toilet

First Floor:

Master bedroom with 5ft bed, TV in bedroom, high ceilings, and private large balcony with seating to enjoy amazing sea views. Double bedroom with standard 4ft 6in double bed, TV in bedroom, high ceiling and direct sea view. Further bedroom with standard 4ft 6in bed and inland view. Family bathroom with bath, shower over bath, bidet and toilet

Second Floor:

Twin bedroom with standard 3ft single beds, TV in bedroom and direct sea views. Further bedroom with 3ft single and inland view
  • Full gas central heating throughout, coal-effect gas fire in living room
  • Electricity, linen and towels included
  • TV with Freeview, DVD Player
  • Radio, CD player
  • Wi-Fi
  • Electric oven with gas hob
  • Washing machine and separate tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge/Freezer combined
  • 3 travel cots – on site
  • 3 high chairs – on site
  • Stairgate – on site


Large, mainly lawned, fully enclosed garden with mature planting and trees around. Several sitting out areas with garden furniture and charcoal BBQ
Private parking for 7 cars
Cycle / equipment lockable store available
  • Welcome Pack provided
  • Two well behaved pets welcome
  • No smoking

You can simply book just your accommodation, or in addition, you may prefer to book your cross-Solent travel at the same time.

We have specially negotiated rates with the key providers of cross-Solent travel which offer you preferential rates for crossing the Solent.

Please call us on 0800 148 8228 or email us at travel@vipcottages.com to book your crossing today.

"We loved woodlands. It was clean, spacious, with incredible views. A great place to go with friends and children as the beach very close"
By Lucy
"The house was beautiful and the views were fantastic. We would definitely stay there again "
By Leila
"Great house in a great location!"
By Harlon
"This is a beautiful house in a fantastic location! So much space and storage. Well-equipped. Would definitely go back!"
By Lucy
"Just returned from a fantastic week at this lovely cottage. It was perfect for the 2 families and with stunning views, it was ideally placed to reach many of the attractions that we visited. The cottage was so well equipped and very comfortable and completely lived up to all of our expectations."
By Karen