Welcome to Solent View
Holidays are to make precious moments, get everyone around the table for dinner
Enjoy dining with views out to the back garden
The contemporary kitchen where you will find everything you need
Just yards away from Gurnard seafront
Relax on the decking with a glass of something cheeky
The open plan space opens out to the back decking where you can enjoy dinner in the sunshine
Cook up a treat or head to a nearby restaurant, it's your choice?
The open plan space is perfect for keeping an eye on the little ones whilst you cook up some lunch
Open up the stable door onto the front balcony
Just down the road is the childrens play area, to keep the little ones entertained
Snuggle up with a book, put your feet up and relax
Tuck up in the comfy double bed after a day exploring the Island
There are beautiful finishing touches throughout
The en suite shower-room off the double bedroom
With TV and dressing table
Gurnard's beautiful seafront
The twin bedroom, with garden view is great for adults or the children in your family
The family bathroom
Glass of wine in the sunshine?
Enjoy the beautifully well kept garden
The balcony to the front of the property with seating to make the most of the sunshine
Please take care of the steps going down from the patio onto the lawn
Take a stroll along the seafront
The garden is fully enclosed

Solent View


1.4 miles W of Cowes / Sleeps 4 + cot

7 Nights from £650 - £1720

Nearest pub

The Travellers Joy (1 ¼ miles)

A traditional countryside pub serving food everyday. A traditional roast lunch is served on Wednesday and Sundays. Outdoor seating is available for warmer months. Child and dog friendly.

Nearest beach

Gurnard's Hidden Beach (¼ mile)

A little known beach hidden from view as it backs on to woodland and can only be accessed via a footpath called Shore Path behind Gurnard Sailing Club. A quiet shingle beach, good for famililes but with no facilities and no lifeguard cover.

Nearest walk

Cascading Canopies Histree Trail (1 ½ miles)

Budding botanists and devoted dendrologists rejoice, for this is a beautiful trail under 2 miles long, featuring some special species of trees as you walk around Cowes. iwight.com have a full description and printable download.

Nearest town

Gurnard (¼ mile)

A hidden gem, west of well-known Cowes, think beautiful beach huts lining the shores, picnic greens and happy families. This is a great place to bring the little ones. Only a half hour walk from Cowes makes it well located for bigger days out, but you should find all you need here, with the sailing club keeping everyone entertained and the plethera of eateries keeping everyone full.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

February 2017

Gurnard is such a pretty place. The children loved skimming stones on the beach here, then a long play in the lovely park (which is enclosed) and then we finished off with a hot chocolate and a slice of cake at the Watersedge Beach Cafe. Perfect!

Also nearby

Parkhurst Forest (3 miles)

A large area of woodland maintained by the Forestry Commission. There's miles of woodland walks suitable for both walkers and mountain bikers. The red squirrel hide is a great place to spot wildlife from.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mrs Pascoe April 2017

Great place for a walk and to get close to nature - and we saw a red squirrel!

Rated 5 out of 5 stars

February 2017

Beautiful place to walk the dog and the kids!

The Little Gloster (150 yards)

Gurnard is the prettiest of villages and this is one of the loveliest eateries on the island. The food is unpretentious, locally sourced with an emphasis on seafood. You can dine enjoying stunning sea views either in side or out.

Gurnard Beach (½ mile)

A popular sand and shingle beach located a short distance from Cowes. Parking is available along the seafront and there is a small car park at the beach. A play area is located by the beach and also a cafe. The local sailing club offers a visitor membership during summer. Dogs are not allowed between May and the end of September. There is no lifeguard cover.

The Woodvale (½ mile)

Situated in Gurnard approximately five minutes drive away from Cowes, food is served here daily and a childs menu is also available. Regular entertainment takes place with quiz nights on a Monday and dogs are welcome (in the pub that is!)

Cowes Club (½ mile)

There's something for everyone here with Monkey Mansion a soft play area for 3 - 12 yr olds, pool, gym and restaurant. Daily membership is available for visitors.

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