Chestnut Mews is situated in the picturesque, Shanklin Old
Village, on the Beautiful
Isle of Wight.
Jasmine, Honeysuckle and Clematis Cottages are positioned on the
edge of Shanklin Old Village.
Shanklin has long been a location for
family holiday, only a ten minute
walk to the local Blue Flag beach, with its safe
shallow waters and wide sandy beach, and adjacent to National
Trust land, public parks, and footpaths and within an easy walk
to the heart of the Old Village. Our three bedroom, family
friendly cottages, sleeping six, offer a high standard of
spacious, fully equipped self-catering accommodation, attracting
guests back year after year. Honeysuckle and Jasmine are both
rated as 4 star Gold by Visit England, Clematis is a newer
addition and is furnished and presented to the same high
Once on the island the cottages are easily accessible from the
main ferry routes via the unique and scenic Island roads.
Depending on traffic this journey can take as little as half an
hour. Please see the
Location page for more details.
Cottages great location offer a tranquil and relaxing base with
which to explore the beauty of the Isle of Wight, which
depending on your preference can easily be done, on foot,
bicycle, car or public transport.
Chestnut Mews is tucked away from the buzz of the Old Village
and nestled within a delightful sylvan setting. The large
sheltered and secluded gardens offer a peaceful haven in which
to relax and unwind. If you are quiet, you may see the islands
red squirrels, rabbits, woodpeckers and other wildlife that
frequent the gardens. Honeysuckle and Jasmine share a large
enclosed, mature garden with wooden play house and Little Tikes
play area, whilst Clematis has its own private enclosed garden,
also with a play house and Little Tikes play set.
guests at Chestnut Mews also have complimentary use of a
neighboring leisure facility, which is within an easy walk, and
includes a small indoor pool with Jacuzzi and small gym. This is
subject to availability.
There are over 500 miles of well-kept
footpaths and bridal ways on the Island, some great examples of
which can be joined at the end of our driveway. From the
Cottages you can explore the local stunning coastal and country
walks, or visit the nearby parks within a
five minute walk. The Island itself is designated an area of
outstanding natural beauty. Shanklin Old Village is only a few
minutes stroll away, with its pretty thatched cottages, tea
rooms, restaurants and pubs. A ten minute walk will take you to
the traditional English seaside town of Shanklin with its many
amenities. A ten minute walk will also take you onto Appley
Beach, the quieter end of Shanklin’s beach, with its shallow
waters and wide sandy beach. Or you can head out via the
Landslip / Under cliff and discover your own secluded bays, some
of which were historically used by the Islands notorious
Children of all
ages are welcome. All cottages are family friendly and are
fitted with stair gates and have travel cots and highchairs.
accommodation is no-smoking and no pets.
awaits you at Chestnut Mews and we very much hope you will
consider us to be your home away from home.