Wow! This unique property in Totland is a feast for the eyes, not least for the amazing stained glass window into the living area. With luxury fixtures and fittings this is an ideal location for a large family group or bunch of friends and with being so close to the stunning scenery of the West Wight you'll make memories, never to be forgotten.


A spectacular conversion of a former Methodist Church, this property has been named by The Times as one of the best 50 holiday cottages in Britain. The church dates from 1875, with an extension built in 1905, and was erected as a memorial to Mary Toms and William Bailey, the first Bible Christian missionaries to visit the Isle of Wight in 1823. Converted only recently 1 Church House retains many of the original features, including a grand front entrance porch, complete with founders’ stones and a glorious arched stained glass window. The property has been renovated to a very high standard providing luxurious holiday accommodation for a family or groups of friends.

1 Church House sleeps up to 7 people across 4 bedrooms. On the ground floor you will find a double bedroom with super kingsize bed and ensuite shower room. A twin bedroom with two single beds and an ensuite shower room. A single bedroom. A family bathroom with over-bath shower and a utility room complete with washing machine and ironing facilities. On the first floor is a fully fitted kitchen, a comfortable living room with dining table and seating for up to 8 people. On the second floor you will find the master bedroom with super kingsize bed, seating area and ensuite shower room. This bedroom has a galleried balcony with open views to the living room below and across to the stained glass window. The house is heated by radiators and under floor central heating. Bed linen, gas and electricity are all included. Towels are provided however guests are requested to bring their own beach towels. Children of all ages are welcome, a highchair is available to use. Wifi included. Strictly no smoking. Sorry pets not accepted. Car parking for up to 3 cars to the front of the property as well as an outdoor seating area. A small welcome hamper will await your arrival.

Open: 24 July 2020 - 3 January 2021 | Minimum number of nights: 7 nights starting on any day. Short breaks - minimum 3 night stays available between November - end March (except Christmas & New Year) starting on any day

Facilities included

  • Car parking for up to 3 cars 
  • WiFi
  • Decked area with seating
  • Washing Machine & ironing facilities
  • Highchair 

What's included

  • Gas
  • Electricity
  • Bed linen
  • Towels included, please supply your own beach towels


  • Check-in - 16:00
  • Check-out - 10:00

What's not included


  • No smoking or electronic smoking devices
  • Sorry no pets

Address: 1 Church House, 65 The Avenue, Totland, Isle of Wight, PO39 0DN

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