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Rookley Farm Lodge.  Self catering accommodation with swimming pool.  Isle of Wight

Spacious and comfortable self-catering accommodation in the heart of the Isle of Wight


Tennis court

Cycling through Gatcombe - picture by Isle of Wight tourism


Refurbished in 2010 renewals include: oak flooring throughout, new LED lighting, new bathrooms, new central heating and brand new re-modelled kitchen and dining room.

Rookley Farm Lodge is an attractive stone building with five bedrooms, two en-suite bathrooms and one family bathroom, dining room, conservatory, well-equipped kitchen opening onto outdoor dining area and large sitting room; it has central heating throughout.

Special Features

  • Peace and quiet: the house is situated half a mile off the public highway - passing traffic consists only of walkers, riders, and cyclists; otherwise you share the scenery with the sheep, rabbits, pheasant, partridge, green woodpeckers and other wildlife
  • Outdoor swimming pool (please bring your own pool towels)
  • Outdoor dining area with barbecue and patio heater
  • Use of new Tennis Court
  • Free fishing on a 3-acre coarse fishing lake, 10 minutes' walk from the house
  • Walking/cycling from the house: the Lodge is located at the junction of several foot/bridle paths from which the lanes and fields of this quiet and beautiful area can be explored
  • Nearby cycle hire (for details go to the What to do page)
  • No smoking within the house
  • Well-behaved dogs welcome (downstairs only)
  • Nearby riding stables (for details go to the What to do page)
  • Child-friendly local pub, the Chequers Inn, within 10 minutes' walk
  • Peaceful, away-from-it-all location, but only 5 minutes' drive from an excellent organic supermarket (Godshill Organics) and the supermarket in Rookley village; and 10 minutes' drive from the county town, Newport.


Winter - picture by Isle of Wight Tourism

Riding in the countryside - picture by Isle of Wight Tourism


Contact: Mrs Pamela Wickham, Fairways, 99 St John's Road, Newport. PO30 1LS
t: 01983 638919  m: 07977 926841  e: pamj99@outlook.com

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