Charming Victorian house, close (5 minutes gentle walk) to beaches and coastal paths - Isle of Wight home swap

Lots to do on the charming Isle of Wight: lovely beaches, fantastic countryside and quaint old villages!

Spacious Victorian house, in lovely Shanklin, on the stunning Isle of Wight. We are a short stroll from the bay views in the photos above. Shanklin has beautiful beaches, watersports, country walks, Victorian tea gardens, quaint thatched pubs and crazy golf. An ideal holiday spot for walkers, beach lovers, surfers, historians, and nature lovers. House is a short walk from train station, with great bus links to whole Island.

Our home is renovated in a cheerful mix of vintage and modern. Full of sunshine, character, books and art. We have two sitting rooms with log burner, study/ library, huge kitchen diner with another log burner, and conservatory. Three good bedrooms, plus sofa beds if needed. Pretty garden with terrace , seating and barbeque.

About the location

Lots to do and see in this area of outstanding natural beauty : coast and country walking and cycling in stunning scenery, sailing, surfing, wildlife, seaside fun and historic houses and gardens.We even have a donkey sanctuary, a castle and a working steam railway!
Shanklin has good shopping, cafes and pubs. Easy access to Hampshire, South Coast and New Forest.More info and pictures of the Island`s rich natural beauty on sites below:

Available to exchange mainly in school holidays and weekends: Easter 2020, Spring Bank Holiday week in May/ June 2020 , and during July/ Aug 2020. Make us an offer!

Type of home swap

  • Home Exchange
  • Housesitting Wanted
  • Open to Offers
  • Housesitting Offered

Conditions of home exchange

  • Non smokers only
  • No pets allowed
  • Children welcome
  • Pet Care Offered
  • Pet Care required

Shanklin (HE26784)

Isle Of Wight,   England

  • 3 bed   (sleeps 6) 3 bath

Preferred destinations

  • Europe
  • coastal or interesting town/ cities
  • Open to offers
Looking for swops to Brighton (May 2020?) Edinburgh schools hols. Calling all cat lovers : we have two lovely cats, Fifi and Anna. We are delighted to care for your pets.

Dates available

Open to offers

Swap duration: Open to offer

Meet the member

Adults: 2     
Experienced Exchanger

Membership expiry date: 06 Feb 2020