The Lodge is self contained with two rooms (bedroom and sitting room/kitchenette) and an adjoining shower room. There is a new comfortable king sized double bed with good quality linen. Guests are provided with a bath sheet, hand towel and flannel each together with shower gel and soap. In the sitting room there is a kitchenette with tea and coffee making facilities, fridge, kettle, toaster and microwave. A continental style breakfast hamper is provided using locally sourced produce. The sitting room has a table, extra bed and chairs. In addition there is a flat screen TV, DVD, games console, games and puzzles. Binoculars are provided for use in the private bird hide available in the garden. The Lodge has a veranda with out door chairs for guests to enjoy the view. Guests can also enjoy the beautiful garden, outside furniture and table tennis.
The Lodge offers guests a unique opportunity to stay in this tranquil spot overlooking the RSPB Brading Marsh Nature Reserve. The recently refurbished wooden cabin is set in the grounds of The House on the Marsh and has one double bedroom, a kitchenette/sitting room with extra bed and shower room. Guests can enjoy the beautiful views from the veranda or watch the wildlife from the private bird hide in the garden. Guests are provided with a daily breakfast hamper which includes yoghurts, cereals, bread, pastries, milk, tea/coffee, fruit, orange juice and homemade cake on arrival. All your linen and towels are provided together with complimentary toiletries.
The Lodge is in the countryside but only a few minutes drive to wonderful beaches at Sandown, Priory Bay, St Helens and Bembridge Harbour. It is popular with bird watchers, cyclists, walkers, families and couples. Private off road parking for cars and bicycles. There are walks from the garden on the old railway track to Bembridge Harbour or on the newly upgraded River Yar footpath towards Bembridge Airport and Culver Down.
Brading is the perfect spot from which to explore the Isle of Wight. You can even reach us by train, Brading Station is only a few minutes walk from the house. Brading itself has a village store, gift shops, toy and doll museum, a renown Roman villa, a notable historic house, churches, fish and chip shop, several pubs and a fine dining restaurant offering Scandinavian food. Alternatively you might like to visit The Pilot Boat Inn on Bembridge Harbour which we also own.
Books, DVD, games
Free WiFi internet
Children's books, videos, games
Activities and Experiences
Clay pigeon shooting
Golf - driving range
Golf - miniature
Art galleries & museums
Antiques & fairs
Tennis court - indoor
Tennis court - outdoor
The Lodge is only accessible via a gravel drive and gravel path. There are three wooden steps up to the veranda. The Lodge is on one floor.
till 20:00 Early check-in available on request
Late check-out available on request
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Roadfrom Portsmouth(5.0 miles)
If travelling by car, take the Wightlink ferry from Portsmouth Harbour to Fishborne on the Isle of Wight. From Fishborne follow the signs to Ryde and then to Brading, Sandown. As you arrive in Brading you will see a car park on the left and large Church, turn left immediately after the Church before the black and white building (chocolate shop). This is Quay Lane. Drive to the very end of the lane, we are the very last house (The House on the Marsh). Please park on the drive.
Trainfrom Southsea, Portsmouth(5.0 miles)
From Portsmouth Harbour station catch the catamaran to Ryde Pier. Once you have arrived on the Pier, catch the little tube train down the Pier and continue to Brading Station. From Brading Station, turn right and then take a right turn on to a footpath which takes you through a housing estate alongside the railway track. There is a foot path between two houses which takes you across the railway track and onto a footpath. Follow the footpath along the railway edge until you reach us.