A special 'Just for Two' rate applies outside of school holidays, call us to book. Just moments from the water's edge at Lymington, this semi-detached whitewashed cottage provides all the ingredients for a relaxing holiday and more. The very stylish interior combines vintage features and luxurious furnishings, with a wood-burner for cooler evenings when you can watch the flames crackle and glow with a glass of something delicious; the open plan sitting/dining/kitchen-area creates a very sociable space. A short walk will take you to the quay and old town where there are some fabulous places to eat and watch the world go by; the elegant Georgian market town of Lymington has a vibrant atmosphere. The nearby New Forest National Park offers beauty all year round, with ancient woodland, open heath, roaming ponies, cattle and miles to explore on foot or by bicycle.
The kitchen is fully equipped with an induction hob and all that you need to create a romantic supper or a delicious lunch to enjoy in the garden. The shower-room is downstairs with a double shower and drench head, perfect if you come in with wet sailing gear or sandy from a trip to the beach. Upstairs the master bedroom has a super-comfy five foot bed. Laze back on the soft goose down bedding and crisp linens whilst gazing at the river view from the master bedroom. The second bedroom has a four foot six inch double bed with lovely linens and an en suite bathroom with bath and shower attachment. The sheltered courtyard garden is southwest facing making it a tranquil sun-trap; enjoy al fresco meals, plan your day with a coffee, or enjoy a glass of bubbles. Nearby farm shops have an array of local produce if you feel like firing up the barbecue. Superfast broadband throughout the cottage allows you to keep in touch if you need to and you can even bring your dog on holiday with you, but please respect the house rules. There is so much to explore without travelling far; have an indulgent SenSpa day at Carey's Manor Hotel in Brockenhurst, or take the ferry for a day trip to visit the Isle of Wight. Hire a bike and have a lazy tour between New Forest pubs and tea shops, or strike out with a map and get muddy. Within a 10 minute walk you will find an array of dog-friendly pubs that serve good food. If you are lucky enough to be in Lymington during Cowes Week or when the Round the Island Race is held in September, you will get caught up in the excitement that comes with highly competitive sailing. If you prefer to laze on the beach there are plenty within easy driving distance. On Saturdays the high street is closed to vehicles and has rows of market stalls; ideal to search for bargains and delicious holiday treats. Lymington also has an historic open-air sea water lido for public bathing, which is less than a five minute walk from the cottage.
Open plan living-room with kitchen and dining areas. Satellite TV, DVD player, CD player and wood-burner. Induction hob, double electric oven, built-in microwave with grill, fridge/freezer, washing machine/drier and dishwasher
Shower-room with double shower, WC and wash-basin
Bedroom 1 with double bed (5')
Bedroom 2 with double bed and en suite Bathroom with bath, shower attachment, WC and wash-basin
A special 'Just for Two' rate applies outside of school holidays, call us to book. There is room for a travel cot in en suite Bedroom 2 (but not in Bedroom 1). *A cot is not provided, please bring a travel cot.
- Dogs welcome (1 dog over 1 year only)
- Arrive/Depart Friday
- Short breaks available
- Permit provided for public car park
- No smoking
- Pub 200 yds
- Courtyard furniture and barbecue
- Full gas-fired CH
The sitting-area has luxurious furnishings and a cosy wood-burner, perfect for relaxing with a good book or a glass of wine.
Yachtsman's Cottage, a modernised period semi-detached cottage, close to the Royal Lymington Yacht Club.
The well-equipped modern kitchen has all you need to conjur up something delicious; beyond is the downstairs shower-room.
The cottage is a stone's throw from the river, perfect for a morning meander.
The sitting, dining and kitchen areas are all open plan, creating a delighful space.
The master bedroom has a super comfy 5ft bed, with luxurious goose down duvet, pillows, and river views.
The second bedroom has a comfy double bed and en suite bathroom.
The en suite bathroom has a hand held shower attachment, and REN products invite you to luxuriate in the bath.
The ground floor shower-room has a large shower with drench head, perfect after a trip to the beach or a day spent sailing.
The ground floor space is both light and very sociable.
The sheltered courtyard garden faces south-west, making it a traquil sun-trap.
The Isle of Wight ferry invites you to take the scenic 40 minute crossing to historic Yarmouth on the island.
Lymington's sea water baths are Grade II Listed, the oldest in the UK, a great place for splashing around; water toys, kayaks and stand up paddle boards are available.
The luxurious sitting-room has some beautiful vintage features and a BOSE sound system.
Yachtsman's Cottage is a stone's throw from the waterside and children's play area.
The small historic street down to the quay has some quirky shops and good food.
Lymington old town, leading down to the quay, with some excellent restaurants and pubs on the way.
The nearby marina is a lovely place to marvel at the yachts and people watch.
Yachtsmans Cottage is the perfect place to indulge yourself.
Nearby, New Forest ponies still roam free along with cattle and deer.
The ancient woodlands of the New Forest once hunted by William the Conqueror. Today forest management is still supported by Verderers, Agisters and Commoners.
The New Forest looks fabulous no matter what time of year you visit.
The Lymington-Keyhaven nature reserve has mud flats and salt marshes which create a rare and special habitat for wildlife.