An Air-conditioned Double room at the back of the house with a comfortable 4ft 6in double divan made up with a duvet and soft "Dorma" pillows, all with a hypoallergenic filling. The en-suite has a large shower with a dual head shower set.
Freeview LCD TV, Clock Radio, Silent Refrigerator, Tea/Coffee making, Personal Safe, Hairdryer.
As part of our environmental policy bathroom products are sourced locally and presented in refillable containers.
Your Freeview TV also receive Italian RaiSport
The large original art canvas is by Gianpaolo Giancovich.
This room has good view of a feeding post used by red squirrels.
A warm welcome awaits you at relaxed informal Oaklands House, Isle of Wight. Our 10 Air Conditioned bedrooms are decorated in neutral tones & have individually designed en-suites. All rooms have LCD TV, fridge, personal safe, tea/coffee tray, hairdrier etc. Free WiFi. We welcome Adults only-over 18s
Located at the foot of Brading Down & shielded from the road by a high fence & trees, we are ideally placed for walking & cycling holidays.
Our heated pool (June to September) is available most days 11am - 6pm. We also have a petanque terrain & boules for guest use
For breakfast we offer a Mediterranean style buffet, yoghurt, cereals, cheeses, bread, toast, cakes, boiled eggs, croissants, fresh fruit salad, cured meats, OJ, filter coffee, teas & infusions etc are available.
Our excellent "local", The Yarbridge Inn is just across the road & serves both snacks and full meals. The River Yar wildlife meadows are just a few metres further away. Walk via the public footpath to Yaverland & the nearest beach. For those with bicycles, we are located close to Island cycle routes and are 50m to a designated "quiet road". Cycle storage available.
Environmental issues are important to us, we have implemented many eco-friendly ideas, including sensor lighting in most bathrooms, solar garden lights & recycling whenever possible. We were proud to achieve coveted Gold award status from Green Island Tourism. During your stay, you may see red squirrels coming to our garden to feed - Some of them are timid, so as not to frighten them we do not allow pets
To ensure a peaceful & relaxed environment online bookings for more than 2 rooms will not be accepted -even when booked through multiple sites. Please contact us directly if you wish to book multiple rooms.
Minimum stay for all rooms is 2 nights.
Adults only- over 18s.
No smoking or vaping in the house
Free WiFi internet
Activities and Experiences
Golf - driving range
Art galleries & museums
Tennis court - outdoor
There are 3 steps up to the front door. Handrail on left side going up.
There are 3 steps down to the terrace
There are 9 steps down to the pool deck. Handrail on left side up.
We do not have any special facilities for guests with mobility issues.
Our ground floor en-suite bathrooms have shower cubicles, which require a step, up and over, to access. (approx height 10" -25cms)
Bed and Breakfast
Booking Terms and Conditions
Busfrom Ryde(4.0 miles)
Catch number 2 or 3. Ask for Yarbridge. Bus top is diagonally opposite us. Walk less than 50 metres up the hill towards Newport. Our entrance is on the right.
Trainfrom From Brading Train Station(0.5 miles)
Brading Station is a 12-15 minute walk from Oaklands:
- Leave the station and walk up the footpath opposite the telephone box.
- Continue through to Station Gardens.
- Continue to the main road.
- Turn left.
- At Yarbridge, turn right.
- Our entrance is on the right.
Busfrom From West Cowes( Red Jet)(18.0 miles)
(This is usually the quickest route from W.Cowes)
Catch the bus from the Red Jet Terminal to Newport Bus Station. Then take the number 9 to Ryde. Then change to the 2 or 3, Ask for Yarbridge. Always ask on the first bus for a through ticket to your final destination.
Trainfrom From London(80.0 miles)
Why not leave your car at home? If you purchase a railcard, good savings can be made on your journey through to Ryde or Brading Stations see www.trainline.co.uk .
If you book early enough then fares to Portsmouth or Southampton from many mainland cities start from just £1.00 see www.megatrain.co.uk.
For those travelling from further afield, Southampton Airport has a good bus connection to the Southampton ferry port. see http://www.unilinkbus.co..uk/times.shtml . Catch Red Jet to West Cowes.
If travelling from Heathrow or Gatwick Airports we recommend using a pre-booked airport cab
Smiths of Portsmouth www.smithsforairports.com are very efficient.