4 The Bayhouse | The Island Holiday Company
 

4 The Bayhouse

Shanklin
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
5 guests
 

Description

A recently newly built apartment, The Bayhouse is positioned on the periphery of the south-east coast of the island, in the popular village of Shanklin. With access down to the sandy beach only a few meters away, this pared back, modern apartment makes an ideal base for a family or small groups wanting to holiday together. The open plan living area on the first floor has sliding doors, with direct access on to a balcony. Having spent the day on the beach or exploring the island, why not sit in the evening sun and unwind with a glass of something cold, with the sea sparkling in the distance, or utilise the table and chairs for simple al fresco dining. Inside the well-equipped kitchen is adjacent to a six-seater dining table, allowing guests to watch the nominated chef in action! Whilst the remaining space accommodates an L shaped sofa, perfectly positioned to recline and switch on the wall mounted Smart TV.

There are two ground floor bedrooms; both with ensuites and double beds, which are made up with white cotton bedding and dressed with vibrant cushions to give a pop of colour. There is ample room to comfortably unpack, for even the messiest of travellers! The angled, wooden terrace, accessed from both bedrooms, provides privacy for either a morning coffee or a sheltered spot to turn the pages of a favourite book.

Features

 

Property Information


ACCOMMODATION:

GROUND FLOOR
Hallway: access to the living space and utility/ cloakroom and staircase to lower ground floor
Open plan living space:
Living area: L-shaped sofa (can made up as single sofa bed), coffee table, 50" Smart TV, sliding patio doors leading to terrace with sea views
Dining area: dining table and chairs
Kitchen: electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, kettle and toaster
Upstairs utility/cloakroom: washer/dryer, toilet, wash basin & heated towel rail

LOWER GROUND FLOOR
Bedroom 1: double bed, fitted wardrobe, Smart TV and single door leading outside to a enclosed terrace
En-suite 1: bath, toilet, wash basin, shaving point and heated towel rail
Bedroom 2: double bed, hanging space, shelving, Smart TV and door leading to private enclosed terrace
En-suite 2: raindrop shower and handheld shower attachment, toilet, wash basin, shaving point and heated towel rail

OUTSIDE
There is one allocated parking space in the development car park. Additional street parking can be found nearby.

ADDITIONAL:

PLEASE NOTE: a pre-authorised, refundable, security deposit will be required a week before arrival at the property. No money is taken, unless damage is reported at the property within 14 days of departure.

Arrival time: 16.00 onwards / Departure time: 10:00a.m

There is a strict no smoking policy at this property.

Hen and stag parties are not permitted.

The lower ground floor terrace can be accessed from both bedrooms i.e. shared access

Linens and towels are provided, but please bring your own beach towels as necessary.

Please be advised there are external stairs and ramp to access the entrance, which is on the first floor level of the building.

Be respectful of the property and the neighbours during your stay; leaving the property as you found it on your arrival.

A breach of the rules and guidelines could mean forfeiture of the Security Deposit.

The Island Holiday Company can offer discounted ferry travel when you book your holiday through us.

Location

The seaside town of Shanklin is well served by public transport around the island with regular buses and the railway ‘Island Line’ to Ryde and Sandown. The main town is only a 15 minute walk and offers a multitude of shops, cafés, bars and restaurants to entertain all ages and tastes. During the summer months the seafront is bustling with people gathering at one of the many restaurants or choosing a favoured spot for swimming and sunbathing along the long, golden beach. There is a lot of fun to be had for all the family with a variety of traditional seaside amusements, including crazy golf, arcades and ice cream stalls. If you like exploring, then Shanklin Chine is a must; with its natural beauty surrounded by waterfalls, streams and rare plants. The entrance is situated within Shanklin Old Village amongst popular local restaurants, pubs and thatched cottages.

Over half this beautiful island is protected as an Area of Outstanding Nature Beauty, so why not take a day to explore some of the stunning scenery by taking a drive along the Military Road. Travel west from Shanklin, through Ventnor, a coastal town that clings to the cliff side and is famously the preferred holiday destination for aspiring Victorians; perhaps stopping on route to get lost in the peaceful Ventnor Botanic Gardens. The final destination being Freshwater Bay, with its sparkly, clear water and breath-taking views and cliff top walks. Park in the Bay and walk up to Tennysons monument. To really blow the cobwebs out, continue to the most western point of the island and the landmark Needles. The birds eye view is worth the hike and refreshments are on hand at the Old Battery, which was the Victorian coastal defence and secret rocket testing site, perched above The Needles. Dropping down the other side of the Tennyson down, Alum Bay comes into view. The twenty-one different coloured sands create a distinctive backdrop for the shingle beach. For those with a head for heights, take the chairlift up and down to the beach, to see The Needles from a difference perspective.

Out of the many other island attractions, why not follow in the footsteps of Queen Victoria and visit her favourite summer residence. Osborne House and gardens was designed in the style of an Italian Renaissance palazzo by the Queen’s beloved husband Prince Albert. In contrast, a day spent at Blackgang Chine will ensure you a rather different Victorian experience; having opened in 1843, it remains the oldest themed attraction in the UK.

Reviews

Grassby
On Thursday, 13 Jul 2023
Excellent and highly recommend Central, clean and tidy, luxurious
Heath
On Saturday, 24 Jun 2023
 
Relaxing lovely family holiday to recharge our batteries. Lovely location, nice and clean and didn’t need anything. Kitchen was fully stocked with all requirements
Wilson
On Saturday, 10 Jun 2023
A super well equipped apartment with stylish furnishing and a sea view balcony. This was an apartment so we catered for ourselves but the kitchen facilities were excellent. Loved sitting out on the balcony and the beds were super comfy. Great en suite shower and bath.
Akil
On Tuesday, 30 May 2023
Brilliant Get Away! We loved the location of the property. Had a lot of facilities for the kids and a lovely view!
Previous Guest
On Monday, 08 May 2023
 
Nice place, had everything you would need.
Previous Guest
On Saturday, 18 Feb 2023
 
Great location, just a short walk to Hope Beach and to Old Village in Shanklin, High Street easy accessible. Nice, modern accommodation, highly recommended.
Jones
On Saturday, 20 Aug 2022
 
A perfect family holiday 😃 Really clean. Good facilities. Perfect location.
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