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Halyard House...Central Cowes
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Halyard House...Central Cowes
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Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Cowes, Isle of Wight, England

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Very good - based on 12 reviews
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Heidi B
1 review
“Perfect for what we wanted”
Reviewed April 14, 2017 for a stay in April 2017

We chose Halyard House because the location looked great and we weren't disappointed. It is seconds from all of the lovely restaurants and shops in Cowes but yet is surprisingly quiet as it is set back from the road. The house was lovely and had everything that a family of 4 would need.
Parking was no problem, we bought a visitors pass for the car park that was only a minutes walk away (I think it was £17 for 3 days) but then realised that it also covered us for many car parks on the island too which was a bonus.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
27 Apr 2017
Thankyou for your lovely feedback.
So glad you enjoyed cowes !
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bhunter67
London
Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Lovely little house”
Reviewed July 21, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Great central location, lovely little cottage and everything that you need. They even left a chocolate cake for me :)

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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JoannaC41
Bridport, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
35 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Terrific little place”
Reviewed October 5, 2015 for a stay in October 2015

Lovely house. Photographs are accurate (house is now a little more lived in, though). Excellent access via a key safe, so no problem if you arrive late. It was a perfect location for us - we attended a wedding at Northwood House. Comfortable beds, lots of towels, good attention to detail AND chocolate cake? Five stars. Thank you very much. I am really glad that we spent our weekend there, we were all very comfortable, and would not hesitate to recommend this rental.

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Liked best: Very comfortable place.
Liked least: No corkscrew!
Travelling group: Friends
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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Monica W
Chessington, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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“Beautiful home in a brilliant location”
Reviewed September 5, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

We stayed here for 4 days and I can honestly say that we were very happy and comfortable during our stay. Everything we needed and more was provided in the house, which made staying at the halyard house comfortable and enjoyable. Will definitely be back again!

Emma also came round with some coffee cake, milk and caramel short bread which was very kind of her, very comforting to have such a warm welcome!

Thank you for a brilliant stay!

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Liked best: The decor
Liked least: nothing
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
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Dominosmu...
Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
“Fabulous location in Cowes”
Reviewed June 24, 2015 for a stay in June 2015

Perfect location with restaurants and shops just metres away from the door. We had a car and whilst there was no parking directly outside we had no trouble finding spots close by - this may be a problem in peak season though. House was small but comfortable for 3 adults. Emma the host had left us croissants, butter, jams and milk as well as chocolates on our pillows which was very welcoming.
Only comment would be that the shower, being over the bath, was difficult for my elderly mother-in-law to negotiate and a grab rail would be useful.
Would definitely stay there again.

Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Verobelan...
London, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Perfect accommodation”
Reviewed March 16, 2015 for a stay in March 2015
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The house is perfect, we were 5 ppl and there is plenty of room for everybody. Clean, comfy, warm. the landlady didn't miss any detail with notes on how to operate everything (Tv, wifi, heating) also she surprised us with cookies, cakes...Will definitely stay there again!

Travelling group: Friends
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Eleanor M
Omagh, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“adorable little house in a fantastic location”
Reviewed July 22, 2014 for a stay in July 2014
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person found this review helpful

I have just returned from a week in Halyard House on the Isle of Wight and can honestly say I enjoyed every minute of my stay. The island is beautiful and Emma's little house is simply adorable and the perfect base from which to explore. Location is superb - Halyard House is tucked away and feels very private and quiet and yet around the corner is the buzzing High Street, full of great places to eat, shop and only a short walk from the esplanade and seafront. The house itself is small but perfectly formed and Emma has thought of everything that you might require and more - bedrooms are pretty and very comfortable, kitchen is well eqipped, massive comfy sofa in the snug lounge and a little courtyard to enjoy a glass of wine. But it is the finishing touches that make this house stand out - the pretty decor and attention to detail everywhere is just gorgeous. Parking could be an issue but we decided to book a week in a long-stay car park close by and there were always loads of spaces. All in all a super place to stay and I would recommend it to anyone.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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