Perfect place to enjoy a good book
Sit back and relax in front of the wood burner
Kitchen
Property feature
Property feature
Bathroom
Summer house
Take in the fresh air
Why not enjoy a cookie or two
Countryside
Romantic spot for two
View of the summer house
Summer house at Two Dores Hill
View of the property
A lovely setting
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8 / 15  Take in the fresh air
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Two Dores Hill Cottage,

Wootton, Isle of Wight
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
No Dogs
4
star
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Romantic
Towels included
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At a glance

  • One of a pair of delightful cottages set within beautiful countryside
  • Enjoy open views to the Solent and Hampshire coastline
  • Excellent walking and cycling with ample footpaths and tracks to explore
  • Ideally located for exploring the island
  • Visit Osborne House, Robin Hill Country Park, and Havenstreet Steam Railway
  • Sandy beaches of Ryde, Appley, and St Helens are nearby
Property code: IC159

A stunning 200 year cottage within beautiful countryside, enjoying open views to the Solent. Perfectly located for exploring the island, with plenty of things to do and see on the doorstep.

One of two cottages recently renovated, this property embodies country style and living. It lies within an excellent walking and cycling area, with footpaths and tracks extending in various directions, including to the coast at Wootton Creek, the woods at Briddlesford Copse, and Arreton Downs. From the cottage, there are lots of attractions within an easy 10 minute drive, including Osborne House - the home of Queen Victoria, Quarr Abbey, Butterfly World, and Robin Hill Country Park. The small floating bridge at Cowes offers easy access to the shops of West Cowes and to the countryside and small coves on the west of the island. The larger east coast sandy beaches of Ryde, Appley, and St Helens are also nearby.

 

The cottage is over 200 years old and retains many original features, including the stunning exposed beams and inglenook fireplace. Relax in the charming open-plan lounge in front of the cosy woodburning stove, the perfect spot for unwinding with a good book or a cup of tea. Here you’ll also find a comfortable sofa and a TV/DVD. There’s a small dining area and a lovely fitted kitchen, equipped with an electric cooker and hob, microwave, fridge, separate freezer, and dishwasher. Stairs lead to a charming double bedroom, which has a king-size bed and beautiful views across fields to the sea on the horizon. There’s also a bathroom with bath, overhead shower, and WC.

 

A delightful garden can be found to the side of the cottage, with lawns and shrubberies as well as a summer house. Garden furniture is provided, making it a lovely spot for relaxing and enjoying the open views. There’s parking for one car available on the gravel drive.

  • 1 bedroom - 1 king-size
  • 1 bathroom with shower over the bath and WC
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge and small freezer
  • Washing and drying service available
  • TV/DVD
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • Towels included
  • Bed linen included
  • Heating and electric included
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Off-road parking for 1 car
  • Regret no pets
  • Regret no children
  • Farm shop and restaurant close by

This property joined our collection in 2018 and is managed by Amy.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 17 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
4.9
Overall equipment
4.8
Overall comfort
4.7
Overall location
4.7

Reviewed by Graham, 9th August 2019

The owners have created an attractive and comfortable environment in refurbishing this pair of cottages to a very high standard. The summerhouse is a real bonus for occupants of no. 2 and the side garden to this cottage offers a high degree of privacy. Occupants of no. 1 might find that their outdoor facilities are comparatively a little less privaRead morete. We found the owners very welcoming and helpful and we would certainly consider returning for a further stay. Thank you, John and Ann. Hide

Reviewed by Elspeth, 2nd August 2019

What a find! This absolute gem of a cottage is even better than the online listing makes it look. Everything has been thought of, right down to the motion sensor light in the walk-in wardrobe. It was spotlessly clean, very comfortable, and equipped to a high standard. It's the perfect base from which to explore the Island - nothing is very far awayRead more - and at the end of each day's adventure you get to return to the tranquility of the cottage. We'll definitely be returning. Hide

Reviewed by Stephen, July 2019

The cottage was idyllic, it was well presented with a perfect blend of old and modern furnishing and facilities. The owner visited twice first to welcome us and then on our last day to wish us farewell ( a nice touch). If you want a quaint cottage in a lovely setting Two Dores is well worth considering.

Reviewed by Ian, 21st June 2019

This is probably the best self-catering cottage for two that we have stayed in. there was some concern when we saw a previous comment about "dirt track" access to the property as our car is rather low. This comment turned out to be unfounded as the access road is limestone gravel so no problem. The cottage is in a great location for all Island attrRead moreactions and is a credit to the owners, Ann and John, very clean with every detail considered and everything you need for a great holiday. Hide

Reviewed by Andrew, 14th June 2019

Lovely cottage in a nice location

Reviewed by Andrew, 21st May 2019

The property is beautifully attractive and very well presented and exceptionally clean Fantastic for a couple looking for a secluded location with views of the Solent in the distance Friendly and delightful owners

Reviewed by Linda, 12th October 2018

Lovely, clean, homely cottage with amazing views.

Reviewed by Susan, 17th August 2018

A lovely, comfortable cottage with super summer house and garden.

Reviewed by Dan Annison, May 2018

Sweetest little cottage we've stayed in, beautifully decorated and lots of outside space. Very well situated on the island, we'll definitely book it again.

Reviewed by Linda Whitehead, October 2017

Warm, spacious, comfortable clean cottage. Great base for exploring the island.

Reviewed by Tim Elms, September 2017

Delightful cottage in a perfect quiet rural location, yet only a short drive to nearest towns. This year was our second stay here and we hope to return again.

Reviewed by Peter Coombe, July 2017

Nice cottage

Reviewed by Michael Goldsmith, June 2017

Lovely cottage. Decor etc.. perfect. Fantastic welcome goodies. Orange and almond cake mmmmmmmmm!!!!

Reviewed by Issie Pace, September 2016

We have been visiting the Isle of Wight for around 30years, frequenting many establishments! This property is, by far, the best we have stayed in. Beautifully decorated, lovely location, glorious surroundings, a real homely feel and comfort. This will defiantly be our base for the future!!! 10 out of 10!!!!!!

Reviewed by Stephen Evans, August 2016

Welcome pack' of wine, cake & basic groceries much appreciated! Excellent instructions for all the equipment, & very nice to have a modern efficient central heating/hot water system. The bed was very comfortable, too.

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Perfect place to enjoy a good book
Sit back and relax in front of the wood burner
Kitchen
Property feature
Property feature
Bathroom
Summer house
Take in the fresh air
Why not enjoy a cookie or two
Countryside
Romantic spot for two
Show 3 moreView of the summer house

Location

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One Dores Hill Cottage

One Dores Hill Cottage

Sleeps: 2 | Bedrooms: 1

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