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Rockstone Cottage

Colwell Chine Road, Freshwater PO40 9NR, England
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Ranked #2 of 10 Freshwater B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
JRB90 London, United Kingdom
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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English first
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Can't fault this B&B. I'm sure other reviewers will commend the food, decor and hospitality, so let me add that the wifi connection is high-speed, the location is a two-minute walk from the nearest bus to Yarmouth and the home baking is so plentiful that we're still eating shortbread two days since leaving. Gary and Sheena were happy for us... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A 3 night stay with good food, comfortable bed (I do not usually sleep well, but was fine here) and pleasant hosts - a really enjoyable break! Yarmouth is very near, with several good restaurants. Very quiet location.

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Gary and Sheena are superb, loads of fun to talk with, helpful, and their B&B is amazing! Sheena is up at the crack of dawn (well, slightly before, actually), baking and preparing for the day, and nothing is too much trouble for their guests! If you can, take the room at the top of the house -- it's a gem!... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my husband stayed here for a small honeymoon in the UK. The B&B is well situated and the owners were very welcoming. It was recommended by my parents who also stayed here last year. I am vegetarian and my husband doesn't eat pork which in some cases means you will only get scrambled eggs on toast as your... More

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Poole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I only stayed for one night as I was on the island for work - however one night was not enough! I loved it and was beautifully looked after including some wonderful home baked treats! Lovely warm welcome and this will now be my place of choice to stay on all my future work trips.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Myself and my significant other spent a weekend at the cottage..beautiful place with lovely owners ..a perfect place to spend a peaceful weekend..unspoilt area around the cottage and a quick bus ride to many destinations of interest See u in the summer

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Thank you so much for your kind review, we look forward to welcoming you again in the summer More

Arundel, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Rockstone Cottage was very comfortable, very clean and the landlady was very welcoming and helpful. Nothing was too much trouble. Breakfast set us up for the day with loads of choice. We will be back to Rockstone Cottage on our next visit to the Island.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

We had 4 nights in August whilst on the island for a friends family party. The welcome was wonderful. The room was excellent with lots of little extras that were a delight like home made cakes and a lovely little gift on leaving. The wide range of choice at breakfasts was amazing. Always fresh fruit and a special of the... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

We really enjoyed our stay at Rockstone Cottage. Lovely, quiet cottage, great breakfast, very close to peaceful beach. Great sausages for breakfast and shortbread to take away. Proper ballsy landlady. Go!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

We only stayed one night at the Cottage but we really enjoyed it. The room was very comfortable, welcoming and very clean! We were happy to find some cake in the room to enjoy with a cup of tea upon our arrival! The beach is literally 5 minutes walk from the cottage which is perfect! The only down thing I'll... More

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Also Known As:
Rockstone Cottage Isle Of Wight/Freshwater
Address: Colwell Chine Road, Freshwater PO40 9NR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Freshwater
Amenities:
Beach Beverage Selection Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 10 B&Bs / Inns in Freshwater
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Rockstone Cottage is a charming four star guest house originally built around 1790. Situated just three minutes walk from a sandy beach of Colwell bay, we offer bed and breakfast with a quiet, friendly and relaxing atmosphere for adults only. Ideally situated in beautiful West Wight this area is renowned for its beauty, with lovely walks on the coastal path and over the downs. The six well equipped bedrooms are all en-suite. Each room has tea & coffee making facilities, LCD TV & radio, hairdryer, radio alarm clock, complimentary toiletries and free Wi-Fi. ... more   less 
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