Family friendly holiday cottages on the Isle of Wight

Family holidays on the island are the kind of adventure that children remember for years to come. Choose your favourite child-friendly cottage and ask us to book the ferry for you so the little ones can start getting excited.

Whether you are escaping for the first time with your newborn or holidaying with the whole tribe, it is great to have your own space and to be able to do things when you want. And family holidays on the Isle of Wight are full of exciting journeys and destinations, with ferry trips (or hovercraft!), days out, beaches and child-friendly attractions. The island has everything you could want or need for time away with family of all ages.

If you're an active family, this little landmass is surrounded by water so watersports abound. If you're all landlubbers and the ferry ride was more than enough floating, island walks are popular and there are plenty of planned routes to help you explore and discover the views.

Being surrounded by sea, fresh fish will be on the menu in many a restaurant and there are plenty to choose from that welcome little ones. There are play parks, theme parks and plenty of places to run around or just sit and picnic so you can have the best family holiday.

We've got 189 holiday cottages that welcome children on the Isle of Wight.

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We have 189 self catering cottages for a family holiday on the Isle of Wight to show you.

4 bedroom, self catering cottage near the beach in Seaview, Isle of Wight.


Middle Salterns is a pretty, end of terrace Edwardian property in the heart of Seaview, simply decorated and arranged over three floors. There are two double bedrooms and a bunk-ro...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £643 - £1440

4 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage with sea views in St Helens, Isle of Wight


Bay View is a charming semi-detached house situated down a quiet leafy lane off the Green in the picturesque village of St Helens and aptly named due to the stunning views over St ...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £675 - £1495

Need more time? Reserve any cottage for up to 24 hours before booking.

5 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage with sea views in Seaview, Isle of Wight


The owners of 24 Sandcove Rise didn’t buy a television for the first few years of owning this property, as the sea views from the sitting-room made better viewing! Don’t panic, the...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £710 - £1650

4 bedroom self catering cottage with sea views near Ventnor, Isle of Wight


This large detached house is situated in an elevated position as you enter the town of Ventnor with the most breath-taking views from virtually every room. The beautiful tiered gar...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £715 - £1800

4 bedroom self catering apartment near the beach in Shanklin, Isle of Wight.


Set within a converted Victorian villa, Eversley Apartment is a large, contemporary split level apartment. With modern furnishings, this property offers a luxury option for a coast...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £720 - £1850

4 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near the beach near Ventnor, Isle of Wight


Located in the village of Chale, in an area of outstanding natural beauty, The Mission is a truly unique property well worth a visit. The current owners have lovingly restored this...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £725 - £1550

4 bedroom self catering cottage near the beach in Seaview, Isle of Wight.


Hillside is a traditionally furnished Victorian holiday home located conveniently close to the pretty beaches at Seagrove and Priory Bay. Spread over four floors, there is enough s...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £729 - £1530

4 bedroom self catering cottage in Godshill, Isle of Wight


Nestled in the heart of the chocolate-box village of Godshill, this detached house has beautiful secluded gardens to the rear and everything the village can offer within a few minu...

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £765 - £1675

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4 bedroom self catering cottage near the beach in Seaview, Isle of Wight.


Spread over three floors The Swallows really is a beautiful family holiday home. The ground floor is very fresh, light and modern and has bi-folding doors leading out onto the pati...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £765 - £1760

3 bedroom self catering apartment with sea views in Shanklin, Isle of Wight.


Cromwell Apartment is a high end, beautifully presented, first floor apartment in a Victorian villa in Shanklin. Not your average beachfront apartment, the Cromwell comes with a de...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £795 - £1990

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