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Yachtsman's Tower - stunning home right on the water's edge-the perfect getaway.

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Overview
4 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
8 guests
Minimum stay varies 
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Holiday Rental House
LAST MINUTE DEALS AVAILABLE Located at the popular Island Harbour Marina this unique and stunning waterfront holiday property, a corner tower house, offers almost 360 degree views across the River Medina and the surrounding countryside. Constructed in 2015 this holiday home provides quality and comfortable four bedroom self catering accommodation dressed beautifully using contemporary styles, in-keeping with the clean crisp lines of this unique property. Arranged over four floors with large glass sliding doors leading to decked and glazed balconies from the kitchen/Immaculately presented, it offers guests an opportunity to experience the very best combination of waterfront living and beautiful countryside views with birds and wildlife. This four-storey house sits over the water's edge, l...LAST MINUTE DEALS AVAILABLE Located at the popular Island Harbour Marina this unique and stunning waterfront holiday property, a corner tower house, offers almost 360 degree views across the River Medina and the surrounding countryside. Constructed in 2015 this holiday home provides quality and comfortable four bedroom self catering accommodation dressed beautifully using contemporary styles, in-keeping with the clean crisp lines of this unique property. Arranged over four floors with large glass sliding doors leading to decked and glazed balconies from the kitchen/Immaculately presented, it offers guests an opportunity to experience the very best combination of waterfront living and beautiful countryside views with birds and wildlife. This four-storey house sits over the water's edge, looking out across the river, and has nearby large communal gardens, BBQ, with a children's play area, restaurant and bar. Spacious, well-equipped kitchen/dining room with breakfast bar, dining table, dual aspect river/sea views, patio doors to wrap around balconies and wooden floors. 55"Smart TV. Separate toilet. First floor: Large living room with designer leather seating, dual aspect river/sea views and patio doors to wrap around balconies. 60" Smart TV. Twin bedroom. Bathroom with separate shower cubicle and toilet. Second floor: Two double bedrooms, one with 5ft bed, TV, dual aspect waterside views and doors to Juliet balcony. Bathroom with separate shower cubicle and toilet. Third floor: Double bedroom with 5ft bed, TV, panoramic views of the harbour and river, high vaulted ceiling and en-suite wet room with double drench shower and toilet. Wi fi throughout. Ample free parking in residents' car park adjacent to the house. Electric charger in car park.
House Rules
Pets not allowedNot suitable for childrenNo smoking
No suitable for children under the age of 12 years.
Bedrooms
3 Queens2 Singles
Bathrooms
1 Full bath1 Attached (ensuite)1 Shower

Meet the host
Heather Callaway/ L
Hosting since March 2007
Languages spoken: English
Response Time: Within a few hours
Interaction with guestsWe respect the privacy of our guests whilst staying in our property. However, if you need advice, information or help with anything we are just a phone call away.

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Reviews (7)
TESTEX1
TESTEX1
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Waterside apartment - Luxurious and bright
A refreshingly bright apartment for the team to stay - local work inspection. Quiet area and the hot weather helped ! We will definitely keep this on the shortlist for future visits to the Island.
Visited August 2018
Written September 13, 2018. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

CaptnNemo
CaptnNemo
Greater London, United Kingdom9 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Relaxing home from home
Nicely furnished. Views across the water. Easy enough to travel around. Restaurant & bar in marina, 5 minutes walk only!
Visited August 2017
Written March 22, 2018. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Tourretessurloup
Tourretessurloup
Thank you for your review. Much appreciated and we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and the views from the house. Hope to welcome you back.
Written March 26, 2018. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

LoveTravel399319
LoveTravel399319
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Fabulous place especially if you love yachts
This is a super house and location for a holiday. Everything of a good standard and lovely bathrooms and kitchen. If you are looking for somewhere special go no further.
Visited February 2018
Written March 19, 2018. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Tourretessurloup
Tourretessurloup
Thank you for your review. Thank you also for noting that the house is fitted to a good standard. We do try to incorporate everything guests would find useful during their stay. Hope to see you again.
Written March 26, 2018. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

Sally
Sally
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Outstanding
We booked Yachtsman's Tower to have a peaceful holiday with a bit of luxury thrown in and this definitely ticked all of those boxes. It was so quiet and peaceful and we all loved watching the wildlife in the mornings and evenings. Superb views and the house itself had everything that we could have wanted. Lots of space and comfort and very well equipped. We loved it so much we have booked again. I would definitely recommend staying here.
Visited April 2017
Written July 30, 2017. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Tourretessurloup
Tourretessurloup
Thank you so much for your review. Looks like the area and the property really gave you the best vacation. Hope to welcome you back again.
Written March 26, 2018. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

Lucy G
Lucy G
12 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Outstanding
We were a group celebrating my 40th with a trip to the festival. Perfect location, beautiful house. We loved seeing the family of swans and cygnets every day. And easily within walking distance of all things festival.
Visited June 2017
Written June 12, 2017. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Tourretessurloup
Tourretessurloup
Thank you so much for your review and so pleased the property was perfect for your stay.
Written March 26, 2018. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

Ammie V
Ammie V
12 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent
One of our very best holiday homes on the Isle of wight. This is a property to die for. So relaxing and quiet in the most tranquil unique 360 degree stunning views. Comfortable beds Fabulous house and makes you feel at home Couldn't rave about this place because if it could it be a 10 star. We love it. Home owners excellent and always nice clean and fresh. Everyone has to stay here as it can never be beaten xxx
Visited April 2017
Written April 24, 2017. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Pioneer45885
Pioneer45885
Your comments are much appreciated. The house is in a wonderful location, great for peace and quiet, walking and biking yet close to all the amenities that the Island has to offer. The cleaning and management of the property is always of a high standard and they offer services from shopping, accepting food orders to organising treats. Because the house is so spacious no-one feels on top of each other. I am glad you also appreciated the facilities. I do hope that you will come again.
Written April 27, 2017. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

Kevin D
Kevin D
Surrey, United Kingdom415 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Great place to stay. Very relaxing
We stayed for a week in early summer. Family of 4 , including two late teens. We walked in and our reaction was WOW......score. The property is situated on a modern marina set approx 3 miles inland from the mouth at Cowes., an easy 10 mins drive from the East Cowes ferry terminal. Plenty of parking, cars being restricted access apart for drop off. Makes the place very quiet. The property is fully situated over the marina water , built on stilts and roadway. Inside the property is spread over 4 floors with a kitchen diner lounge with wrap around balconies on the ground floor, a tele lounge with a fab 4 seat motorised leather settee and a huge to with Netflix etc on the 1st floor. This was a big hit with our son & daughter. 4 bedrooms on the top three floors gave a pale space , 4 bathrooms finished to a very high spec were spread over the 4 floors. We particularly loved the top,floor bedroom and its bathroom. This had a large walk in shower wet room. The views from this 4th floor,bedroom were wide and we could see as far as Cowes. The place is incredibly quiet, save the noise from the local bird life...a pair of swans visit many times each day under the balconies for titbits, Malards and Black headed gulls . This place can easily cope with 2 families of 4 each sharing. The marina has a good place to eat on site , names the Breeze.worth a visit. We ate there twice and enjoyed both visits. I swooned at many of the fab boats moored in the marina. Take bikes, there is a good flat route down to Newport then up the PD railway track to Cowes , across the ferry and down from East Cowes . Easily doable in 75 mins or so, but you will enjoy it better if you break the journey for refreshments in the quay front in Cowes. give this place
Visited July 2016 Travelled with family
Written July 13, 2016. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Pioneer45885
Pioneer45885
Thanks Kevin So pleased that you enjoyed your stay. I have never stayed anywhere more peaceful and as you remark, the facilities both inside and outside, do take some beating. I have just been awarded a 5star rating!
Written July 14, 2016. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

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What this rental offers
Things to do
  • Watersports
  • Cycling areas
Scenic views
  • Waterfront views
Nearby
  • Countryside area
Bathroom and laundry
  • Dryer
  • Iron
  • Linens provided
  • Towels provided
  • Washer
Location features
  • Waterfront location
Entertainment
  • Television
Wi-fi and internet
  • Wi-fi
Kitchen and dining
  • Grill
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Refrigerator
  • Kettle
  • Microwave
  • Cooker
  • Toaster
Outdoor amenities
  • Balcony
  • Deck
  • Patio
  • Terrace
Indoor amenities
  • Central heating
  • Internet access
  • Cable television
Location info
  • Beachfront/Lakeside
Parking
  • Parking available

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About the neighbourhood
One of the Isle of Wight’s undiscovered gem, Island Harbour, is the perfect location for a peaceful holiday. Set in a unique, tranquil river valley Island Harbour is approximately a mile downstream of the world renowned sailing town of Cowes. Yachtsman’s Tower is a luxury self catering marina home, situated right on the waters edge. Nearby is a communal garden with children’s play area and bistro/restaurant ‘Breeze’. Country walks and cycle tracks are all close by. Newport, the islands capital with abundance of shops, pubs and restaurants is a 30 minute riverside walk, or only a few minutes by car. Cyclists can enjoy the local tracks which are accessed close by, linking many outstanding miles over the island.
Getting around
The island is easily accessible by car and public transport. Public transport is frequent and allows you to travel the length and breadth of the island. There are many cycle paths allowing you to visit parts of the island not accessible in a car. In particular cycling along the waterways and stopping and the many public houses or points of interest is 'must do' activity for all keen cyclists and walkers alike.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Getting to the Isle of Wight is easy from either Southampton or Portsmouth. Red Funnel Ferries and Wightlink provide frequent services to the island and the property is just a short drive once on the island. Full directions sent before arrival. Availability permitting, we can offer discount ferry fares with Red Funnel Ferries from Southampton
Activities nearby
Watersports

Things to know
Check in / out timings
Check in after 3 p.m. Check out by 10 a.m.
Cancellation policy
  • 100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).
  • 50% refund* if you cancel at least 8 weeks before check-in
  • 25% refund* if you cancel at least 4 weeks before check-in
  • No refund available once booking is confirmed

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