Needles View is a beautifully modernised and comfortable cottage right on the doorstep of the famous landmark 'The Needles'. With simply stunning views from the garden you may never want to leave this cottage whilst visiting the Isle of Wight. 


Nestled in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Needles View has a stunning outlook towards Alum Bay and The Needles, an iconic view of the Isle of Wight. Situated beneath Headon Warren, Needles View is one of five Victorian cottages on this National Trust land. Within walking distance are the Old & New Batteries run by National Trust and The Needles Landmark Attraction, with it's famous chairlift taking you to the coloured sands of Alum Bay. There are beautiful coastal and downland walks across Tennyson Down and Headon Warren which can be started from the doorstep of the cottage. The nearby villages of Totland, Freshwater and Yarmouth have an array of artisan shops and supermarkets and the beaches of Compton, Freshwater Bay, Totland Bay and Colwell are all just a short drive away.

There are several steps up to the cottage and entry is through the sun room, an ideal spot to relax and take in the view. All accommodation is on the ground floor, the central living room has comfy seating and a dining table and chairs.  Fully fitted kitchen and a Utility room. Sleeping 4 + baby, there is a double bedroom and a second room which can be either a double or twin. The property has a shower room. There is a private paved space at the back of the cottage accessed from the living area and behind the hedge is a beautiful meadow that all five cottages can enjoy. Bed linen, towels and electricity are included. Wi-Fi. Children of all ages welcome. Sorry pets not accepted. 

Open: 6 April - 11 October 2019 | Minimum number of nights: 7 nights starting any day

Facilities included

  • Allocated car parking 
  • WiFi
  • Children of all ages welcome
  • Board games and DVD's 

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
  • Please note pets not accepted

Needles View, 4 Headon Hall Cottages, Alum Bay, Isle of Wight, PO39 0JD

  • Tapnell Farm Park 
  • The Needles
  • Dimbola Lodge
  • Chessell Pottery Barns
  • Freshwater Bay
  • Tennyson Down
  • Freshwater Bay Golf Club
  • Fort Victoria Country Park