Luxury Cottages in May on the Isle of Wight

Put a spring in your step and stay in a luxury self-catering cottage on the Isle of Wight this May. Whether it's a May half-term holiday, a short break over a May bank holiday or a much-anticipated getaway ahead of the summer crowds, our portfolio of 97 available properties provide an idyllic base. Look forward to adventure, fun and total comfort all with the Isle of Wight's stunning backdrop. Read more

Whoever you want to spend your dream holiday with on the Isle of Wight, be it a solo retreat, family holiday or catch up with friends, the choice is yours. One thing is for certain though: where you want to spend it. At Classic Cottages, we offer the finest quality self-catering accommodation around. With each property carefully selected onto our books, we personally inspect all of our cottages to maintain the highest standards. 

From cosy one-bed retreats to spacious family-friendly properties, we have a wide range of properties ready and waiting to welcome you. Fall in love with a beach-side cottage with spectacular sea views, or luxuriate in a rural retreat with a beautiful garden perfect for long afternoons in the sunshine. Pick a private escape set back away from it all, or choose a bolthole close to all the local amenities. The holiday of your dreams awaits.

May Cottages on the Isle of Wight 

At Classic Cottages, we understand the importance of accommodation in making or breaking your holiday. That's why all of our self-catering cottages have been handpicked; personally inspected to make sure only the best make it onto our books. You needn't worry about cramming everything into your luggage either. Each of our cottages is equipped with a full inventory. Everything from your bed linens to your morning coffee pot to enough crockery is provided, so you needn't worry about a thing. 

See our range of 97 available cottages in May on the Isle of Wight

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £375

The Battenburg Studio

3664

1 bedroom self catering apartment near the beach in Shanklin, Isle of Wight.


This contemporary studio apartment enjoys a great location in Shanklin. With modern decor and open plan living, it makes a cosy retreat for a couple looking for a coastal break. ...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £375

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £375

The Beatrice Studio

3666

1 bedroom self catering apartment near the beach in Shanklin, Isle of Wight.


Located on the first floor of Shanklin Villa, a lovely Victorian property, this small studio apartment packs a punch despite its size. Enjoying beautiful sea views from its elevate...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £375

Need more time? Reserve any cottage for up to 24 hours before booking.

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £450

Grace Cottage

4209

1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near the sea near Ventnor, Isle of Wight


This gorgeous barn conversion is set within the grounds of the stunning North Grounds Farm, just outside the village of Chale Green on the southern side of the Island. For the envi...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £450

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £500

Little Barn Retreat

4187

1 bedroom, rural self catering cottage in Newport, Isle of Wight


This absolutely gorgeous barn conversion is the perfect place for a couple's holiday, located on the Durton Farm Estate in the centre of the Island. Lovingly refurbished by the own...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £500

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £575

The Cadogan Apartment

3667

1 bedroom self catering apartment near the beach in Shanklin, Isle of Wight.


Sitting within a beautifully converted Victorian villa, The Cadogan Apartment offers a high standard of accommodation for a couple or lone traveller looking for a coastal break. Gu...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £575

  • Sleeps 3 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £575

The Worsley Apartment

3682

1 bedroom self catering apartment near the beach in Shanklin, Isle of Wight.


Offering a high standard of accommodation, The Worsley Apartment is a ground floor apartment within Shanklin Villa, a beautifully converted Victorian building. With a separate kitc...

  • Sleeps 3 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £575

  • Sleeps 3 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £604

The Cattle Byre

4535

2 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Brighstone, Isle of Wight.


The Cattle Byre has accommodation for three guests across two bedrooms, a double and a single. It has two private outdoor seating areas, the rear enclosed garden can only be access...

  • Sleeps 3 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £604

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £445

Hove To

3767

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near the beach in Seaview, Isle of Wight


Hove To is one of a collection of bungalows located along the Seaview Duver. Situated on the corner, it benefits from a large decked-area on two sides with a lovely outlook over th...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £445

We are Gold accredited with the Green Tourism Business Scheme.

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £445

Cockleshells

3815

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near the beach in Seaview, Isle of Wight


Cockleshells is one of the charming Salterns bungalows situated along the Seaview Duver within a short walk to the Yacht Club and Seaview Village. The accommodation offers a double...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £445

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £481

Dairy Cottage

3912

2 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Yarmouth, Isle of Wight


Originally the farm's milking parlour, Dairy Cottage is a light and airy single-storey cottage with plenty of charm throughout. Mattingly Farm is made up of three barns in total Da...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £481

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