Amongst the grounds of Calbourne Water Mill
These charming character cottages are tucked away within the grounds of one of the island’s most popular family attractions and set in 10 acres of landscaped gardens with roaming peacocks, hens and doves.
Step back in time and observe the traditional flour making process using 17th century water and stone mills, view antique engines, renewable energy centre, Granma’s kitchen, Granfer’s tool shop, threshing machine, restored farm wagons, wartime museum and fire station.
Also enjoy on-site punting, miniature golf, swings, licensed cafe and gift shop. The river close by boasts many fish including trout, eels, carp and Kio carp. Within easy reach of many bays, coves, beaches, stunning countryside and coastal walks.
Visit ‘The Needles’, pinnacles of chalk rising 100ft out of the sea. Alum Bay with its coloured sands is nearby, as well as golf at Freshwater, hang gliding, surfing, fishing and riding.
Discover traditional pottery & glass making, lavender and garlic farms, donkey sanctuary, pearl factory, a zoo, a castle and National Trust properties. Shop and pub 1½ miles.
Both properties: Elec heaters, electricity and bed linen included. DVD. Elec cooker, M/wave, W/machine. Enclosed garden and furniture. BBQ. Parking (2 cars). No smoking. NB: There is a fenced stream next to the property.
Ground floor: Living room with low doorway. Dining room/kitchen. Bathroom with shower over whirlpool bath and toilet.
First floor: Landing with sofa bed (for alternative sleeping). 2 bedrooms: 1 double leading to 1 bunk.
- Number of Rooms / Units
|Room / Unit Type||Room / Unit Tariff*|
|Mill Cottage||from £430.00 to £1,100.00 per unit per week|
|Riverside||from £430.00 to £1,100.00 per unit per week|
*Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.
Map & Directions
From East Cowes ferry, second exit at roundabout onto Well Road, A3021, A3054 to Newport, town centre, Pyle Street, B3323 to Carisbrooke, B3401to Calbourne.
From Fishbourne ferry, B3339 (Fishbourne lane), A3054 to Newport, town centre, Pyle Street, B3323 to Carisbrooke, B3401 to Calbourne.
From Yarmouth ferry, A3054 to Totland, A3055 to Freshwater, B3399 to Shalcombe, travel straight onto B3401 to Calbourne.
Public Transport Directions
For bus information please contact Southern Vectis at www.islandbuses.info/ or +44 0871 200 2233 (bus times) / +44 01983 827000 (head office).
|Open (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)|