Waterfront Retreat - Yarmouth
4 Star Gold
Located on the outskirts of Yarmouth, the historic harbour town at the mouth of the river Yar has some of the Isle of Wight’s oldest architecture including a 16th Century Castle. Yarmouth also has a Grade II Listed Pier popular with fishermen. The town has a lovely selection of unique shops and galleries and a great selection of restaurants, cafes and pubs catering for all tastes and budgets. The Yarmouth Gaffers Festival is extremely popular and fills the whole town with a riot of colour fun and entertainment
Close to the Island’s Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with its stunning coastal scenery, the area offers a varied choice for walkers, cyclists and outdoor pursuits enthusiasts. Great for families and couples, there is plenty to see and do, with Compton Beach, recognised as one of the world’s best beaches and a haven for fossil hunters and surfers, just 5 miles away. Tapnell Farm with its restaurant, café, outdoor activities centre and indoor play barn is a short drive away. An excellent selection of water based activities are also available at Freshwater Bay a short drive away
Shop, restaurant, pub – 0.5 miles Nearest beach – Yarmouth – 0.5 miles Nearest golf course – Freshwater Bay and Farringford – 2 miles
Easy walking access – ground floor bedroom and bathroom. 3 steps into property
NOTE: Steep and narrow stairs to first floor bedroom
Large and spacious living room with dining area, with French doors onto decked area with garden furniture. Travetine tile flooring
Small contemporary styled kitchen with breakfast area (seating for 2) and Bath limestone flooring
Bedroom with 3ft single bunk beds
Wet-room style bathroom with toilet, oversize shower, and limestone walls and floor
Stunning, spacious master bedroom with 5ft king-size bed, TV and dual aspect picture windows with far reaching direct Solent sea views and countryside views across to the South
- Full underfloor heating throughout, Dyson fan heater
- Linen and towels included
- TV with Freeview in living room and master bedroom
- DVD Player, DAB Radio, CD Player in TV, Bluetooth Speaker
- Electric oven and 2 ring electric hob
- Fridge with separate freezer
- Travel cot, high chair and stair gate on request
- Welcome Pack provided
- No smoking
- Sole use decked area, surrounded with mature trees and planting
- Garden furniture
- BBQ to hold instant trays
- Private parking for 2 cars
- Cycle / equipment store available
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 firstname.lastname@example.org to book your crossing today.
The attention to detail is amazing and we really enjoyed the fact that there was chocolate and cookies for us when we arrived!
It has been a great base to explore the island from. We would love to stay again one day.
Emma, Leigh & Sam"
It was such a pleasure and a joy to find your gem of a holiday home.
It really id feel like a home with incredible attention to detail.
Absolutely stunning - would love to come back."
We had a wonderful stay and will definitely recommend you to our friends looking for their own little retreat."
The weather was exceptional, been able to swim at Compton and Colwell beaches and have enjoyed walks from Yarmouth to Freshwater, as well as from the Needles Battery to Freshwater Bay.
We were hoping to see a red squirrel during our stay and to our surprise, we did - back at The Waterfront Rertreat, at the bottom of the garden!
We feel as though we've discovered somewhere a bit special, finding your lovely accommodation!
A great base from which to explore the island.
Memorable days out, watching the surfers at Niton, a boat trip around the Needles and best of all was Compton Beach. So beautiful.
It was lovely to come back each night and watch the amazing sunsets.
Just the break we needed, thank you!"
This was the perfect base to explore the Island from.
So much to see and do and being right at the water front made mummy very happy!
The boys had a great week, body boarding. Colwell and Compton Bays were a huge hit there.
We love the Isle of Wight and are sure to be back.
The Retreat is a comfortable, well-equipped and relaxing base to come back to.
The kids loved their bunk beds and we all loved the shower.
The coffee machine is a nice touch for morning capuccinos and the outside seating was a bonus for the wonderful weather we had.
We have thoroughly enjoyed our stay
We enjoyed our week here. "
We've had a lovely, relaxing stay.
It felt like coming home after having stayed here last year.
It's great to be able to walk into Yarmouth, with a lovely view of the sea all the way!"
Your hospitality was very much appreciated.
We couldn't fault a single thing, the Rertreat is lovely and we all thoroughly enjoyed our stay.
Thank you again and we hope to be returning in the future."
Waterfront Retreat is a real home from home and perfect to come back to after a long day.
You have thought of everything.
Thank you, Sam & Louise"
Everything we needed was here and was complimented by Sam & Louise's warmth and charm.
We still haven't seen all of the Island, so we must make a point of returning in the future."
We had an amazing, relaxing time."
Even though this is our second visit, I was still amazed at the beauty and tranquility of Yarmouth and The Retreat itself.
You have thought of absolutely everything, meaning not only is the cottage gorgeous but well-equipped and ready for everything!
It feels like home here - you guys are very good at this stuff!(Sam & Loiuse)
It's been wonderful to see you and relax after an amazing but busy wedding weekend and we managed to see even more of the Island."
The little touches make all the different. We will definitely be returning and be recommending to others."
Mariella loved her room and slept extremely well, which was a bonus for mummy and daddy!
The interiors are tastefully decorated with all the little details carefully considered.
Clean, comfortable, quiet.
Thank you, Sam & Louise!"
We couldn't fault a single thing.
We thoroughly enjoyed our 5 days here and wish we'd booked longer.
The Retreat is amazing - comfy beds, huge showers and great decking area are fab!
Didn't need to bring anything from home, kitchen well equipped.
We will be back!"
We will certainly recommend and hopefully be back ourselves."
The accommodation is a perfect base from which to explore the island and has been exquisitely furnished with a lot of thought being put into exactly what is required of a holiday retreat.
Our holiday has been wonderful from start to finish.
Wonderful day at Osborne House was a highlight. Lovely meals at the Bugle and The Wheatsheaf in Yarmouth.
Good takeaway from The Blue Crab.
We will be back!"
The accommodation was great - no complaints!
We loved Blackgang Chine(especially at night), Robin Hill, Carisbrooke Castle, Shanklin beach and crabbing in Yarmouth.
The house is very clean and the beds very comfy.
Our son, Callum didn't want to go home!
Great days out at Osborne House, with Punch & Judy on the beach. A big hit for our 4 year old.
Also enjoyed crabbing at Yarmouth and visits to Blackgang Chine, Fort Victoria and Dinosaur Isle.
All sad to go home."
The annexe is beautifully furnished and very comfortable.
Thanks for a lovely holiday"
Had a great week exploring West Wight.
A great location for a family gathering.
The shower is amazing. Our 3 year old announced she was having too much fun in it!
Yarmouth is a lovely village. Enjoyed visiting Bembridge windmill, Carisbrooke Castle and Needles Battery.
Beaches are fab, too"
I will definitely be back.
I actually didn't want to leave."
Loved the 'coast' theme, very restful.
Had a great time exploring the Isle of Wight.
We'll be back."
My only complaint is that we had to leave."
We felt like the first people to stay here.
We have had a wonderful relaxing time here - even though the property is attached to the owner's home, it felt very private and self-contained.
Yarmouth is a beautiful little town and we have thoroughly enjoyed our time here.
We will definitely return!
Thank you for a wonderful stay.
PS. The shower is amazing!"
You made us very welcome and we adore this beautiful island."
We loved the style, peace and cleanliness.
Great location to explore the island from, too."
The place is absolutely beautiful, everything so clean and of great quality.
We really enjoyed our stay, here.
Just one little thing - we were a little surprised that The Waterfront Retreat is part of a house.
Maybe it's just us, but we didn't get that from the booking webpage.
We would like to have known.
The roses, chocolates and champagne only added to what was already a magical place.
A real home from home, beautifully furnished, tranquil and relaxing. It is also a great location from which to visit the rest of the island.
We would love to stay again.
A perfect stay, thank you so much."
A really lovely place to chill and relax and watch the boats go by.
We thoroughly enjoyed our short stay in Yarmouth and hope to return soon.
The house has been beautifully furnished and decorated we were all very comfortable here.
It was a perfect base from which to explore the island for our stay.
Many thanks again"
The house is very comfortable and beautifully equipped and decorated.
Thank you very much"
We will definitely recommend the house further and if we ever came back to the island, we would want to stay again.
Thank you so much."
Thank you for a wonderful week at Waterfront House Retreat.
I am afraid we missed the oportunity to open your bottle and didn't want to 'steal' it home.
Many thanks again
Julia and Andreas
The bathroom is amazing and the beds are very comfortable.
Thank you once again for a quiet and relaxing stay.
From the other half of the Roberts family. x"
The beds are very comfy and the bunkbeds are a lovely safe design.
The house has a relaxing atmosphere and we love the style and all the quirky bits.
We all loved the huge shower, even the kids wanted to be washed!"
Your attention to detail is amazing and Waterfront Retreat is a wonderful and relaxing place to holiday."