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The Auction House

Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Ryde, Isle of Wight, England
The Auction House is part of a stunning new conversion of Ryde's Victorian sale rooms. It is a luxury mews house in a tranquil courtyard setting in the heart of Ryde, barely a 5 minute stroll to the beach. It has been equipped and furnished with boutique hotel style decor to provide a relaxing and stylish base for your holidays.

Downstairs the sitting room is furnished with comfortable Laura Ashley sofas. French windows open out onto the courtyard - perfect for sitting out with a glass of wine or morning coffee. The stylish kitchen/dining area incorporates a peninsular bar so the cook doesn't miss out on any of the action. There is a downstairs cloakroom.

Upstairs there is a beautiful king-size mahogany four-poster bed with hand carving and a stunning sunburst canopy - a little luxury is essential on holiday isn't it?...
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Listing #HL243773
About the Owner
Christine Fisher T
Languages spoken:German, English, Italian, French, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2012
Interaction with guests
We are always happy to help our guests in whatever way they wish. We are just at the end of a text, email or phone call to help.
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Really lovely property close to town. Booked for our wedding week. Very nice touches and plenty of room. One of the best places we have stayed on the island. Thank you

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Brodie B
Management response:Responded August 29, 2018

Thank you for your great review, Brodie. We were delighted to be able to accommodate you for such a very special occasion and wish you a very happy future with your new husband.

Reviewed July 20, 2018

My husband and I have just returned from a weeks stay at the Auction house. It is every bit as comfortable and well equipped as the owners and reviews say. Comfortable, central, quiet. A real home from home. Would highly recommend.

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank liz1915
Management response:Responded August 4, 2018

Thank you for your review, Liz. We are delighted the Auction House met your expectations and that you had a great holiday at our Island home.

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Reviewed June 14, 2018

We were 2 retired couples who rented the superb Auction House for a week. Although it is very central to restaurants, shopping, beach and fasciitis it was very quiet and peaceful both during the day and at night. The house is extremely well equipped for...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank lenamead
Management response:Responded June 16, 2018

Thank you so much for your excellent review, Lena. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay. We extended the side patio in the spring to enable our guests to have more room and to be able to put more plants there so we are especially...More

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
This is our own holiday home and has been decorated to the standard of our own home and not as a holiday let - we hope our guests will appreciate the attention to detail and the quality of the furnishings and equipment e.g.the
stunning bespoke four-poster bed and well equipped kitchen eg. professional pans and Sophie Conran china.
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Please note that ball games are not permitted in the courtyard out of respect for our neighbours. The beach is only 5 minutes away. Smokers are welcome to smoke outside the...
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 King
    2 Twins
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  • Damage Deposit: C$256 / stay - Deposit
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We accept payment via the website.
A damage security deposit of £150 is payable for bookings of a week or more. This is fully refundable by the website, subject to no significant damage or excessive cleaning being incurred.
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About the neighbourhood
Situated on the north-east coast Ryde is easily accessed from all ferry points. It is a beautiful, elegant town with many Victorian and Georgian buildings sloping down to the sea. It is renowned for its 6 miles of golden sandy beaches which are amongst the safest on the Island. There are plenty of chic bars, cafes and restaurants for dining out and a privately -owned cinema with tickets an - perfect if the weather is not so good! Esplanade hosts a waterside pool with retractable roof, lawn and ten-pin bowling,a boating lake, ice rink and children's amusement park. There is also a bustling marina.An excellent bus service allows easy access to the rest of the Island for guests who prefer not to bring cars and rover passes are available for 2 or 7 days. Open-air buses provide guid... more
Getting around
A car is not needed for those guests wishing to arrive by ferry or catamaran. In fact you can take the catamaran from Portsmouth where there are good rakl links, arrive at the end of Ryde pier and walk up to the house. From Ryde there are good bus services around the whole island.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Southampton ( mainland): 8.0 km
Railway: Ryde Pier: 0.2 km
Ferry: Fishbourne: 3.0 km
Red Funnel Ferries - Southampton-East Cowes ( 15 minutes from Ryde)
Wightlink Ferries - Portsmouth-Fishbourne (5 minutes from Ryde)
Lymington, New Forest - Yarmouth ( 30 minutes from Ryde)

For visitors without a car connections are easy. There is a catamaran from Portsmouth to Ryde Pier ( 5 minute walk to the property) and you can take the ferry from Southampton-East Cowes. There is an excellent bus service from the ferry to Ryde.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 km.
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