What would be more relaxing than to stay in a beautiful cottage in a quintessential English village? Awake each morning to the sound of birdsong and a babbling brook and after a day of adventure fall asleep beneath a carpet of stars. 

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Nestled in the picturesque village of Shorwell is Brookside Cottage. Whilst now modernised, this property actually dates back to 1700 and as the name suggests Brookside Cottage has a delightful brook running alongside the garden. Shorwell has some of the most beautiful thatched cottages and woodland and is only 2 miles from the beach. There is a lovely village pub that dates back to the 16th century and the brook runs through their gardens also. Surrounded by beautiful scenery and a charming home to relax in, Brookside Cottage is the perfect destination for your Isle of Wight holiday.

This charming 3 bedroom property can sleep up to 6 people. On the ground floor is a spacious living room with plenty of seating and a woodburner. The kitchen/diner is a great size for cooking, eating and getting ready for the day ahead. The fully fitted kitchen has a range cooker, microwave and dishwasher. The utility room has a washing machine and tumble dryer. There is also a downstairs toilet. On the first floor are three good sized bedrooms and a family bathroom. The first bedroom is a king size with en-suite shower room. The second and third bedrooms have twin beds. Brookside Cottage has a gorgeous garden and patio area as well as the brook. Guests staying 7 nights or more will receive a delicious Island produce hamper. Car parking for 2 cars. Calor gas central heating. WiFi, children of all ages welcome, sorry no pets. Please note children must be supervised around the brook.

Open: All Year | Minimum number of nights: 7 nights starting any day. 

Facilities included

  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • WiFi
  • Enclosed garden with patio furniture
  • Washing Machine & tumble dryer
  • TV with freesat and DVD recorder

What's included

  • Gas
  • Electricity
  • Bed linen
  • Towels Included

    • Gift Hamper on arrival for 7 night stays  - Full of local produce


  • Check-in - 16:30
  • Check-out - 09:30


What's not included

  • Sorry no dogs
  • No smoking or electronic smoking devices
  • Children must be supervised around the brook. 



Covid-19 updates

Brookside Cottage request you keep to social distancing rules as much as possible.
Please check out their Guest Charter to protect staff and guests - find out more.
If you have any worries or concerns please call Brookside Cottage on 01983 740782 and they will be happy to discuss them with you.

Brookside Cottage Address: Walkers Lane, shorwell, Isle of Wight, PO30 3JZ

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