This characterful three-storey town house is close to Ryde Town and passenger ferry links to the mainland so you can holiday without your car if you so wish. Arden Villa has gardens to the front and back, so plenty of space for the little ones to play and outdoor seating for guests to dine out in the Island sunshine. Perfectly placed within a short walk to the beach and the town centre, guests have everything they need within walking distance, a chance to relax.
The newly refurbished kitchen/dining-room, on the lower ground floor, is both stylish and spacious with everything you could possibly need. There is ample space to dine altogether and a separate soft seating area to enjoy a glass of wine whilst chatting to the chef. Double opening doors lead out to the rear patio-area with patio table and chairs with steps leading up to the rear garden where you will find a trampoline - please take care and supervise children at all times. There is a separate utility-room and cloakroom leading from the kitchen.
The ground floor has two sitting-rooms, a more formal one with wood-burner and a wonderfully large picture window overlooking the front garden. The second sitting-room is all set up for the younger ones in the group with a large television and comfy sofas to sit back and enjoy a film. There is also a cloakroom on this floor.
The first floor has a double bedroom with king-size bed and bunk bedroom, plus a superb modern shower-room with a large walk-in shower. Up on the top floor there is a second double bedroom and a twin room. Between the two is a second bathroom with bath and hand shower attachment. Amazing views from the double bedroom and the bathroom sweep over the rooftops and out to the Solent looking across to Portsmouth.
Arden Villa's closest beach is Appley sands, a vast stretch of white sands with shallow waters ideal for paddling, swimming and sandcastle making. There is also a boating lake and children's play area with paddling pool. There are several beach cafes along this stretch of beach with seating overlooking the water, enjoy a moments rest and of course an ice cream. Our web cam views this stretch of beach, check out the surf before you arrive!
Ryde Town is also within walking distance, approximately ten minutes, and has a very good selection of restaurants and cafés. Union Street which leads down to Ryde Pier is full of boutique shops to peruse and stock up on souvenirs. The rest of the Island is easily accessed from your Ryde base, and with some amazing coastline and countryside to explore and of course the renowned Island sunshine.
Cloakroom 1 with WC and wash-basin
Sitting-room with TV and wood-burner
Second sitting-room with Smart TV
Lower Ground Floor
Kitchen/Dining-room with double gas range cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and wine fridge
Utility-room with washing machine, tumble-drier and wash-basin
Cloakroom 2 with WC and wash-basin
Bedroom 1 with king-size double bed (5')
Shower-room with shower, hand shower attachment, WC and wash-basin
Bedroom 2 with two sets of bunk-beds (3')
Bedroom 3 with twin beds (3')
Bathroom with bath, hand shower attachment, WC and wash-basin
Bedroom 4 with king-size double bed (5')
Please note this property is spread over four floors with approximately ten steps between each floor. Although bedroom two has two sets of bunk beds you are only able to sleep two in this room. Please take care and supervise children at all times when using the trampoline. *A cot is not provided, bring your own travel cot.
- Regret no pets
- Arrive/Depart Friday
- Short breaks available
- Private parking for one small/medium car
- No smoking
- Pub 0.5 miles
- Garden furniture
- Full gas-fired CH
- Logs for wood-burner - first basket provided thereafter purchase locally
Enjoy cooking with the family in this beautifully furnished kitchen.
Light the wood-burner and relax in the family sitting-room.
Arden Villa is laid over four floors.
Take in the sea views from both the first and second floors.
The kitchen/dining-room has additional soft seating, plenty of room for the whole family to spread out.
Light and airy, the second floor double bedroom with king-size bed has lovely sea views.
Thoughtful touches throughout.
Arden Villa has its own unique style.
The second sitting-room on the ground floor is a perfect family room with games and large TV.
The spacious kitchen is well equipped with everything you need.
As well as dining at Arden Villa, Ryde provides a vast range of places to eat.
The first floor double bedroom with king-size bed.
The first floor shower-room.
The double bunk bedroom (sleeping two only) on the first floor...
... with views overlooking the garden.
Ideal for a quiet afternoon relaxing, while the children play in the garden.
The twin bedroom on the second floor.
The second floor bathroom.
Enjoy a good book in the islands sunshine.
Within a ten minute walk from Arden Villa, take in the stunning views of Ryde beach.
Explore the centre of Ryde which has a range of restaurants, cafes and shops.
The Canoe Lake, known for its attraction of local swans.
A short walk through the gardens leads you straight to Ryde beach.
Spend your day on the beach in Seaview, the neighbouring village to Ryde.
The Isle of Wight Steam Railway in Havenstreet, a short car journey from Arden Villa.
The famous needles, on the West side of the island.