STAYING AT Marine VillaMarine Villa commands the most striking A-list location on the beautiful Isle of Wight, perched on the cliffs overlooking Sandown Bay, its beach and pier it's the perfect location to enjoy the sunset or even sunrise. With uninterrupted views of the English Channel this elegant and imposing villa, built in 1929, has a style all of its own from the manicured gardens, which could fool you into thinking you are in the south of France, and are the setting for alfresco dining or just lazing the day away on a sun lounger. The garden is a cool ¾ of an acre with a long water feature, outdoor seating for 16 and sea views from all aspects perfect for enjoying a sundowner.
The interior of the villa has been lovingly restored to its former grandeur with period art deco art and furniture. Giving that feeling of decadence to a stay in Marine Villa, making even more of special celebration. With a magnificent Art-Deco sitting room seating 18 comfortably and a 22 seater dining table, this house is perfectly suited to a multi-generational family get together. Further Art Deco influences include an upstairs sun room with huge sliding picture windows to enjoy the breathtaking sunrises by day and bay illuminations by night. Original oak paneling extends throughout with a truly opulent staircase taking you up to the bedrooms.
The villas expansive windows throughout allow you to take advantage of the magnificent sea views and gives an unrivalled view of sunrises over the sea filled horizon. The six bedrooms are also just out of a film set, quite literally, with many of the quirky ornaments and features having been sourced from actual film sets or rescued and restored to their original glory. Take a look around the house and have a guess which piece has the most checkered past.
The comfort of the villa also extends into the modern kitchen which can double up as a chef's kitchen and a sociable family breakfast room. With outside caterers available why not treat yourself to a indulgent celebratory meal to go with your truly memorable stay to on the island.
Marine Villa has been awarded the Highest Grade Award by English Tourist Board (5 Stars) as a testament to it's quality and also is classified as a Visit-Britain Mobility Grade 1 & 2 holiday cottage, which make this villa a perfect choice for all the family.