As you relax in the sitting-room, open up the patio doors out to the balcony and let the summer air come through.
Set in an elevated position, allowing most rooms to benefit from breathtaking sea views.
You can admire this gorgeous panoramic view from virtually every room.
In the family sitting-room spend quality time together watching favourite movies with popcorn, whilst snuggling on the sofa.
The second double bedroom is lovely, bright and airy with direct views out to the sea.
Take a drink out onto the balcony.
The tiered gardens also make the most of the gorgeous scenery.
Start the day off with a delicious hearty breakfast and make decisions on where to explore today!
Take a seat in the garden and look out across the English Channel and watch the boats sail by.
Bask in the sunshine!
The master bedroom with king-size bed and lovely sea views.
Beautifully furnished throughout.
One of the twin bedrooms. Please note this bedroom is recommended for children only.
Rest your head on a soft pillow and drift off to sleep.
What a fabulous place to have a hot bubble bath to relax and unwind.
After a lovely day on the beach, wash away the sand from in between your toes.
Enjoy your time on the lovely Isle of Wight surrounded by sea and beautiful beaches.
Welcome to St Albans House in Ventnor, have a wonderful stay.
The second twin bedroom perfect for children or adults alike.
Please note that there are a number of steps up to the house from the parking space.
At the bottom of the garden is private parking for two cars.
Make the most of the Isle of Wight summer sunshine and dine al fresco.
Once on the balcony, you can appreciate this splendid view.
Take a seat on the balcony and admire the gorgeous sea view.
You can't be blue with the view out of the kitchen window.
Oh I do like to be beside the seaside!

St Albans House

3980

Ventnor / Sleeps 8 + cot*

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The location of attractions is intended only as a guide. Distances are 'as the crow flies'.

Nearest pub

The Spyglass Inn (½ mile)

A busy sea front pub with live music most evenings and Sundays. Seafood is a speciality on the menu and there is also a daily specials board. Dogs and muddy boots are welcome.

Nearest beach

Ventnor Beach (½ mile)

The Victorian seaside town of Ventor has a traditional beach with sand and shingle protected by chalk cliffs. A real bucket and spade family beach, there are lots of facilities including a paddling pool, deck chair hire and amusements. A car park is close by and dogs are not allowed from May to the end of September. Lifeguards are on duty during high season.

Nearest walk

History of Ventnor Downs walk (1 mile)

Under two hours of discovering cold war bunkers and military secrets on a steep and difficult 2.6 mile challenge. The National Trust have put together a great free download to help.

Nearest town

Ventnor (¾ mile)

Ventnor is the place to go if you enjoy a vibrant arts scene or botanical gardens. It seems a little warmer here all year-round, hence the flora and plentiful fish make it a great spot for anglers. Most of the island crab comes from here.

Also nearby

The Village Inn (2 ½ miles)

Pretty thatched pub in the located in the old village area. Food is traditional with a selection of real ales and good wine choice. Orders are cooked from scratch but worth the wait.

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

Ms Seddon October 2021

Well worth a visit

Very welcoming, good food and atmospheres. Make sure you book ahead.

The Taverners (3 miles)

A traditional country pub which uses local produce and even its own home grown herbs from a vegetable patch in the garden. There's a kids play area and a shop selling all sorts of local produce. Dogs are welcome.

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

Sue B July 2017

A warm welcome

We booked for a meal at The Taverners after first visiting there for a drink earlier in the week. We received a warm friendly welcome and the food was excellent, plenty of choice with daily specials and a bit different to the norm. . The service was excellent and very prompt. Their local brew was also good. I would definitely recommend this establishment and would visit again when I am next on the Isle.

The Chequers Inn (4 ¼ miles)

Set in the heart of the countryside, this pub has masses of parking, a huge kids play area, childrens menu and dogs are welcome. Three roaring log fires will keep you toasty in winter.

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

Miss Sheridan September 2021

Meal at The Chequers Inn

We had a lovely meal at The Chequers Inn, the server was excellent, the staff were very friendly and the food was amazing. Very dog friendly


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mr Power June 2019

Best pub/restuarant we visited durring our stay.

Excellent food, good selection of beers and the friendliest staff you could wish to have serving you.
They made our border collie Mollie really welcome.

Godshill (3 ¼ miles)

Come here for the quintessential cream tea holiday, with thatched rooftops and picnics on the village green. There are plenty of tearooms to sample homemade cakes or have a tipple in the tiny cider shop, before walking off the treats in this picturesque location.

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

Miss Sheridan September 2021

Walk to Godshill

Walked from the cottage to Godshill, it's a lovely walk and village to explore. We particularly enjoyed the Model Village. All dog friendly too.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

July 2019

mrs s. c. gates

Lovely place, good Old World tea rooms lovely waitress
Did seem very quiet

Seaview to Ryde Walk (9 ¾ miles)

Park your car anywhere on the Esplanade at Seaview and walk past the Boathouse pub with the sea on your right. You will pass rows of beach huts, woodland and into Puckpool Park. The sea views are stunning across the Solent to the mainland and the park itself is a gem. The path hugs the coast all the way around to Ryde, past Appley beach with its gothic tower and into the town. You'll find lots of places to eat and drink en-route, the path is even and flat so suitable for pushchairs. Dogs are allowed on the footpaths but restricted on the beach so do check the signs. The return walk is approx 2 miles depending how far into Ryde you walk and the best return route is back the way you came.

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

Mr Farr October 2021

Easy flat walk

Great walk to Ryde especially as you can walk across the beach at all states ot the tide


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

September 2021

Lovely coast path

Great views, accessible with a pushchair and plenty of places to stop on route for refreshments and a great kids park in puckpool park (with public toilets), our toddler loved it. The Old Barracks beer garden is sunny and nice with reasonably priced drinks. Don't miss the sand playground on Ryde seafront if you have little kids, our toddler loved it!


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mr Reeve September 2020

Nice Walk

It is a nice walk along the coast from Seaview to Ryde. There are a couple of park cafes on the way and some nice coffee shops in Ryde.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mr Cox September 2020

Excellent pushchair friendly walk

A lovely walk from the doorstep, although you may need to walk via Bluett Road in Seaview at high tide! There are a couple of cafes in Puckpool to take a rest and refreshments.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mr Butler September 2019

Enjoyable walk

With the sea to look at and all the activity on it along the way it is a very enjoyable walk. When the tide is out you can shorten the walk by cutting across the beaches. If you walk along the paths you will pass a small nature reserve which can be visited by all, a couple of pubs, The Boathouse looked good, a cafe which we went in called The Dell and recreations. The area named Appley has a Coastal Foley and woods to walk through. The beach at Ryde is large and sandy, and Ryde has many places for refreshments after your walk. You can continue your walk along the pier, which is free for pedestrians. We estimated the distance to be a little over 2 miles, we took our time and enjoyed the views.

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