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Firefly House, Cowes

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4 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Cowes, Isle of Wight, England
Firefly House is a 4 bedroom period townhouse with 2 parking spaces, just a few minutes walk from the historic towncentre, waterfront and marinas of Cowes, home of UK yacht racing, and gateway to the Isle of Wight.

It has been beautifully renovated to retain its Victorian charm and furnished with contemporary detail to provide comfortable stylish accommodation for families, crews and friends.

The accommodation is spaciously arranged over three floors and includes 4 double bedrooms, 3 shower/bath rooms, 3 reception rooms and an outdoor eating and relaxing area.

On the ground floor, the formal sitting room is styled in comfortable traditional décor, whilst next door the cosy snug room is furnished for more relaxing activities such as watching television, or playing.

Fully equipped with all appliances and equipment for cooking, the...
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Listing #HL8795951
About the Owner
Chris T
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:91%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2017
Interaction with guests
The owners are a telephone call away if guests need help with anything.
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

Great stay in great property 2 mins walk from chain ferry , 5 from town centre Good quality throughout, lovely welcome pack most appreciated, warm and cosy , great base to explore and close to the bars and eateries of Cowes Will return.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank AlanWillcox
Reviewed 23 August 2018

We had 2 families with girls who were 8 and boys 12. You never expect a place to look like what the photos show and Firefly house does. The bedrooms, rooms and the kitchen are amazing! You are just a walk away from Cowes and...More

Date of stay: August 2018
2  Thank hughes20142015
Management response:Responded 4 September 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We are so happy that you had a great stay on the Isle of Wight, and enjoyed your stay at Firefly. Very much hope to see you again one day, we...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

Where do I start with this beautiful property? Firstly, the interaction with the owners, Chris & Angela, was first class. Straight forward, friendly, efficient. They were kind enough to provide us with discount codes for the Ferry crossing and, as we visited during the heatwave,...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank brockbanks
Management response:Responded 31 July 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a fantastic review of Firefly House. We are so happy to hear that you had a great stay in Cowes and enjoyed all the best attractions of the Isle of Wight. Thanks for being...More

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Sorry, no stag or hen parties
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    1 King
    4 Twins
    1 King
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  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 18,344 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Cowes is a vibrant town with a superb choice of lively bars, gastro restaurants and boutique shops.

Home to one of the largest yacht races in the world, the Round the Island Race and one of the longest running regattas in the world, Cowes Week, there is always plenty to see and do in the seaport town.
Getting around
Walk to Shepards Marina – 5 minutes
Walk to town – 7 minutes
Walk to Red Jet – 10 minutes
Walk to chainferry – 7 minutes
Drive to chainferry – 2 minutes
Drive to Newport – 15 minutes
Please note all distances are approximate timings
How to get there
Airport: Southampton Airport: 8.3 km
Ferry: East Cowes Red Funnel Ferry Terminal: 1.0 km
Red Funnel Car Ferry from Southampton to East Cowes, then chainferry to West Cowes, short drive to Firefly House.
Red Jet Passenger Ferry from Southampton to West Cowes, then short walk to Firefly House.
Wightlink Ferries (Porstmouth to Fishbourne, Lymington to Yarmouth) then drive to West Cowes.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.0 km.
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