Cottage Holidays in Whitwell, Isle of Wight, England
For a country cottage holiday on the Isle of Wight, there’s no place more suitable than Whitwell. Laid-back and relaxed, the town is located in the south of the island. The towns of St Lawrence and Ventnor are just five minutes away, as is the English Channel, where you can admire gorgeous views and take in the wholesome sea air. Ventnor is known for its eclectic range of vintage and antique shops, as well as its lovely beaches that helped it earn a reputation as a top seaside resort.
About Cottage Breaks in Whitwell
Whitwell is not only a great base from which to explore the many attractions of the Isle of Wight, it’s also worth exploring in its own right. The White Horse Inn is the heart of the community, a friendly and welcoming public house where you can enjoy hearty food and real ales in a pleasant atmosphere. What makes it so special is that it’s the oldest pub on the whole island - it dates back to the 15th century and also happens to be one of the oldest in England.
Other key historic attractions in the village include the church, which was built over 700 years ago, the many thatched-roof houses and, of course, the white well after which the village was named. If you’re into cycling or walking, you’ll be delighted to know that there are numerous trails leading off from Whitwell. These trails take you to some of the most scenic places on the island, from the rugged hinterlands to the captivating coast.
Book a Whitwell cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of Isle of Wight on holiday.