The elegant living room with sea views
Sit and enjoy the panoramic views across The Solent, one of the best views from the Isle of Wight
The wonderful views from the sitting-room and kitchen/diner will take your breath away
The contemporary kitchen/diner with seating for four
1 St Josephs is the perfect base to explore the Island
Cream tea on the terrace
Beautifully furnished throughout
Enjoy mealtimes in style while enjoying the sea view
The master bedroom
A good night's sleep guaranteed
The en suite to the master bedroom
The twin room
The owners have ensured you will be in total comfort
The spacious family bathroom with bath and shower over
Let the kids enjoy hours of fun in the Island paddling pool
Ventnor sea front is just a short walk from 1 St Josephs
Ventnor has some of the best views on the Isle of Wight
The terrace wraps around two sides of the property, the perfect spot to enjoy the evening sun
Sit back and admire the view

1 St Josephs


Ventnor / Sleeps 4 + cot*

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7 Nights from £479

Absolute Gem of a property- superbly equipped and well looked after home. Easy distance to the town and beach ( obviously hills to navigate as it’s Ventnor) and the Flat is in a quiet residential area with the benefit of private parking. Although we went out of season with appalling weather, we had a brilliant time and would highly recommend this property.

Amazing views from the enormous windows, great for spotting boats! So spacious it was perfect with 2 young children. The option to have twin beds was great for us and the en suite meant we had our own space. So many amenities meant little packing and a really stress free holiday. We had the space and everything else we needed. Perfect place to stay!

Excellently furnished, equipped and a wonderful holiday home. Classic Cottages team above and beyond helpful, amazing service

Reply from Classic Cottages

Thank you so much for your comments - we are delighted that you were happy with 1 St Josephs and the Classic Cottages team! We hope to welcome you back in the future. Sarah, Customer Support

Excellent apartment, ideal for families or extended families. Good location and great views out to sea from the living room & kitchen. Probably the best we have stayed in across a number of companies. Cleaning and covid measures also excellent

Excellent property with beautiful decoration furnishing throughout. Full of all the equipment we could need for our stay! A reasonable price too! Great service too!

Would book again. Lovely location, sea view, easy walk into town and parking on site. Directions to access accurate.

This is a lovely property in a good location about 10 mins walk into Ventnor, our visit in September found many places closed but this could be due to the virus situation, those that were open were very conscientious about the situation. We used the buses to travel around whilst walking the coastal path, these were clean efficient and on time (some delays due to road resurfacing). The property is well equipped and spacious, was a lovely place to return and relax in. We had no issues during our stay and were able to sit out on the terrace on a couple of evenings.

The cottage was very well equipped. There were no oven gloves so I had to use a towel. But there were so many things supplied that I didn't expect.

There were only 2 real issues.

One was the water pressure for the shower in the main bathroom. This was too low to have a decent shower sho we ended up sharing the en suite shower room.

The second problem was the bad drain smell emanating primarily from the en suite bathroom. I did report this and someone came around quickly and reported back that the drains had been thoroughly flushed through. This did resolve the issue but the smell had returned before the end of the holiday. I think a more permanent solution needs to be found for this problem.

Reply from Classic Cottages

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review. We are glad to read you found the flat well equipped. There are oven gloves available, perhaps they were hidden under a tea towel? We will try to leave them on top in future. The water pressure to the main shower is normally fine as previous guests have mentioned but we will ensure this is double checked. We have now rodded the drains and flushed everything through. We do hope this issue did not detract from your holiday too much and that you still enjoyed our stunning sea views, light and airy apartment and Ventnor's many amenities. Sarah, Customer Service

Again, a lovely and well maintained property that is in easy walking distance of Ventnor town center and bus stops.

Lovely windows letting light in and lovely view Nice modern decor and interesting selection of books to browse through (especially Nammet) Decent water pressure (sometimes it's the simple things) Nice clean fresh bedding Peaceful location and interesting walk through the streets down to Ventnor

Great cottage..fab location and great service from the team at classic cottages. I will certainly use them again.

The apartment is light and airy and spacious with beautiful views of the sea and passing ships and boats.

Exceptional accommodation, fully equipped with everything you could need and more, fantastic location, clean, comfortable. Will definitely be returning.

Lovely big apartment with beautiful sea views & very well equipped. The only downsides are that the allocated parking space is difficult to manoeuvre into and that the whole area is set on a hill side so there are steep paths and hills to get anywhere so you need to be quite fit if you want to walk around.

Reply from Classic Cottages

Thanks for reviewing 1 St Josephs and we're so pleased you had a great stay overall. Madeira Road is set above the town of Ventor which does mean a few steep paths here and there but we're sure you'd agree the panoramic views out across The Solent are worth it! There is a private parking space located at the rear of the property and also limited additional free parking on the street in front of 1 St Josephs if you find this easier. Bryony, Customer Support

Lovely flat, well appointed with lovely views over the channel. Easy stroll to the shops, restaurants etc.

We really enjoyed our holiday in this beautiful holiday home.

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