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The Old Club House

St Helens, Isle of Wight

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This attractive wooden chalet, formerly the clubhouse for the old Royal Isle of Wight Golf Links, has been adapted for accompanied disabled visitors. Its verandah overlooks the Duver, a stretch of sand and shingle owned by the Trust, and much frequented by seabirds and other wildlife. The village of St. Helens, about a quarter of a mile away, has a shop and Post Office, pub and restaurant.

The cottage's layout

Ground floor
sitting/dining room, kitchen and three bedrooms (1 single and 2 twins, 1 with shower room equipped for wheelchair users and 1 with bathroom).
Visitor notes

Please note that each bathroom is accessed through a bedroom. Night storage heating included. An enclosed garden surrounds the cottage.

Cottage details
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  • November and December 15% Discount - Offer from 20/11/2015 to 22/12/2015 Save 15% 15% Discount
  • Beach nearby
  • Pub nearby
  • Coast nearby
  • Single storey
  • Cot
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Television
  • Washing machine
  • Microwave
  • Radio


Things to see and do nearby

Isle of Wight
The exterior of East Rosetta Cottage, Cowes, Isle of Wight. © Mike Henton

It's hard to believe this special place of rolling green countryside and white chalky coastland is only half an hour away from the English mainland; time spent here feels nothing like the frantic pace of daily life. And thanks to low light pollution, it's one of the best spots in the South to see the stars flash across the dark sky at night – so remember to pack a flask!

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place to visit
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  • Isle of Wight Steam Railway
  • Dinosaur Isle
  • Butterfly World
  • Bird watching
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Horse riding
  • Walking
  • Watersports
National Trust places to visit
Bembridge Windmill
Bembridge Windmill Grade I listed building -- the only surviving windmill on the Isle of Wight
Newtown Old Town Hall
Newtown Old Town Hall 17th-century town hall with no town but a fascinating history
Brighstone Shop and Museum
The Island's only National Trust gift shop
Mottistone Manor Garden
Mottistone Gardens Enchanting garden set in a sheltered valley
Uppark House and Garden
Uppark House and Garden Uppark: a tranquil and intimate 18th-century house
The Needles Old Battery and New Battery
The Needles Old Battery and New Battery Victorian coastal defence and secret rocket testing site perched high above the Needles Rocks

Visitor comments

Comments from past visitors

  • Jane Cross
    • August 2015
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    Made enjoyable...

    The location was fantastic. The lady who prepared the house for us was very welcoming and quick to resolve the maintenance problems left by previous guests.

  • Anonymous
    • May 2015
    • Unknown
    Perfect location

    Perfect location met/exceeded all our expectations. Very comfy, & cosy, & very welcoming.

  • Helen Warmington
    • December 2014
    • Kent
    Made special by:

    The location - easy to access the sea front. The welcome pack was a real bonus and having fresh flowers was delightful.

  • Eric Morris
    • April 2014
    • West Sussex

    Very special location and excellent cleanliness and preparation & peaceful location.

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What it will cost

Prices include:

  • VAT, Linen, heating and electricity (except where shown in the cottage details)

Special offers

  • November and December 15% Discount - Offer from 20/11/2015 to 22/12/2015 Save 15% 15% Discount
  • We cannot accept website bookings more than 15 months in advance. Please call 0344 335 1287 or email to enquire about future bookings and reservations.
  • The National Trust reserves the right to move cottage prices up or down and to alter date breaks. We also reserve the right to charge supplements for cottages for specific dates covering special events, e.g. Rosetta Cottages on the Isle of Wight during Cowes week. We will notify you of any special event supplements at the time of booking.

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