10 minutes walk from the beach and use of our beach hut - Isle of Wight home swap
3 bedroom house in ideal location for a family holiday. 10 minutes from sandy beaches and 2 minutes from cliff tops walks.
Good public transport links and local shops. Supermarket and leisure centre nearby. There is a good eating pub 10 mins walk away or a 15 minute walk into either Shanklin or Sandown has further pubs, restaurants, cafes, playground, indoor play zone, dinosaur museum and zoo. Shanklin seafront offers great traditional family seaside fun with children's rides, amusements, icecream parlour, crazy golf and lots of seaside cafes and pubs to relax in.
Our house has 2 double bedrooms and 1 single. Good size garden with 10ft trampoline, summerhouse and hot tub. There is a decked area with comfy rattan furniture. In the summer we have a 10ft above ground splash pool. Lounge with TV, DVD and WII. Large kitchen/diner and bathroom with electric shower over.
Lots of toys, board games, children's DVD's and books.
The Isle of Wight has much to offer - walking, watersports, cycling, golf and many lovely beaches. There are quaint thatched villages, Victorian seaside towns, a modern shopping centre and many natural, historical and archeological places of interest as well as many family attractions. The scenery and attractions are diverse but nowhere is far to drive or get to by public transport. A mini england on one island. See www.visitisleofwight.co.uk for tourist information.
We also have a little beach hut on our local beach which swappers will be welcome to use. The hut is equipped with a camping gas cooker, chairs, beach toys and a one man kayak. A few yards along the beach is a watersports centre if you wanted to be more adventurous! Also has a good café.
About the location
Lake is a small town sitting on the cliffs between the tourist resorts of Shanklin and Sandown. It is approx. a 15 minute walk to either of the towns which both offer family fun and places to eat and drink. From our house it is 2 minute walk to the cliff top walk and a further 5 minutes walk down to the beach. There is a lovely wide revetment walk along the beach to Shanklin or Sandown dotted with beachside cafe's en route.
Conditions of home exchange
- Non smokers only
- Pets welcome
- Children welcome
- Garage / Parking
- Use of computer
- Washer / Drier
- Shopping facilities
- Local restaurants
- Horse Riding
- Good public transport
- Car not required
Property type: House
Location type: Beach/Seaside