Nestled in the popular seaside town of Sandown, this modern and well equipped bungalow is the perfect base to relax after a busy day exploring the Isle of Wight. Being just a short walk to the town centre and local family attractions, such as the Isle of Wight Zoo and Sandham Gardens, not to mention the beautiful sandy beaches, there are plenty of ways to spend your days.  

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Please be aware that not all facilities may be available since re-opening, please see the 'Useful info' tab for more updates

From 12 April new rules take effect whereby overnight stays are permitted for camping/self-catering accommodation, where units are self-contained, with no shared facilities and used by members of the same household or support bubble. Please ensure to check the latest government guidance prior to booking your holiday.

For the latest restriction and facility information, please refer directly to the accommodation provider before making a booking

We are currently unable to offer online payment plans, but if the value of your Red Funnel Holiday (Ferry + Accommodation) exceeds £200 and you wish to explore this option, please call us on 02380 019192 or email your request to

Please note: we recommend that you obtain adequate holiday insurance cover at time of booking. 


Until 31 December 2021 SAVE 7% when booking Goldcrest Cottage through Red Funnel. This recently refurbished, comfortable bungalow in Sandown is a fantastic base for your holiday on the Island.

To book: Please select your chosen dates below and the price shown will include the discount.  The offer applies to new bookings only and is subject to availability.

Goldcrest Cottage is a delightful holiday bungalow sleeping up to 6 people. Located within walking distance of both Sandown and Lake. The bungalow has a good sized fully enclosed patio area, complete with patio furniture and a BBQ for those warm summer nights.

Goldcrest Cottage has two bedrooms, one with a double bed and one with twin beds which can be converted into a super king size, both bedrooms have DAB clock radios. In the lounge there is a high quality sofa bed which folds out into a full size double bed to comfortably sleep two guests. The fully equipped kitchen includes a dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer, ironing facilities are also available. Bed linen and towels are provided. Fast WiFi. 4K Freeview Plus TV and Blu-ray player. Free on demand films. Children of all ages welcome. Off road parking for up to 2 cars.

Goldcrest Cottage is ideal for a solo traveller, couple or family holiday and welcomes business stays. Hen/stag or similer party groups are not permitted.

Open: All year | Minimum no. of nights: 3 nights starting on a Friday, 4 starting on a Monday and 7 nights starting on a Saturday

Facilities included

  • Car Parking for 2 cars 
  • Fast WiFi
  • Enclosed courtyard with BBQ
  • Washing machine and tumble dryer
  • Ironing facilities 
  • dishwasher
  • Free phone calls for 01, 02, 03 and 07 numbers
  • Intranet site with useful info about the Cottage

What's included

  • Electricity
  • Bed linen
  • Towels Included


  • Check-in - 16:00
  • Check-out - 10:30

What's not included

  • Beach towels
  • Hen/stag or similer group parties are not permitted


 Key security deposit

  • A key security deposit of £100 is required on arrival

Covid-19 updates

Goldcrest Cottage request you keep to social distancing rules as much as possible and they have enhanced cleaning protocols in place for their staff and guest safety.
If you have any worries or concerns please call Goldcrest Cottage on 01983 619107 and they will be happy to discuss them with you.

Address: Goldcrest Cottage, 7 Medeway, Sandown, Isle of Wight, PO36 9HG

  • Sandown Bay
  • Dinosaur Isle
  • Brading Roman Villa
  • Many bars and restaurants
  • Isle of Wight Zoo
  • Shanklin and Sandown Golf Club
  • Sandown Pier
  • Sandham Gardens