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Lancing, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Have just stayed for four nights with my husband and would recommend giving it a try. Very warm welcome awaits,lovely room and comfy bed. Great food for breakfast, masses of choice all first class, over and above what you normally expect from a B &B. When you return to your room after being out for the day a lovely surprise...

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Sheena M, Owner at Rockstone Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for this terrific review,we truly appreciate it!

Chesham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Excellent food available and portions are very generous. Lovely treats await you in your room on your arrival and on following days. Also a small treat given for the journey home. Good level of cleanliness in all rooms. Very comfortable accommodation. Helpful information provided both in written format and verbally about local places to go and places to eat. We...

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Sheena M, Owner at Rockstone Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you Nick,look forward to seeing you.

Lincoln
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Very clean with excellent choice of breakfast. Good parking and ideal location. Owners had a good knowledge of the island and helped in locating good places to eat. Lovely afternoon cake left in the room each day.

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Sheena M, Owner at Rockstone Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for such a lovely review!

Reviewed 12 September 2016

We arrived to a very warm welcome and into the most beautiful building dated 1790. After checking in, we were taken to our room, which was a twin room with full bathroom and seperate shower. The beds were equipped with excellent quality bedding with the added extras of cushions and a fur throw which was a lovely touch. And, the...

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Sheena M, Owner at Rockstone Cottage, responded to this review

Thanks David,I like you,you can come again.Seriously though thank you for this great review.

Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We booked for bank holiday in august, when we booked it was after work so we knew we will arrive late so I emailed her and she was ok with it. So I don't get the comments with other people. We arrived at 9pm no problem the owner was very nice. Breakfast perfect, room ensuite nice. We had cake everyday...

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Sheena M, Owner at Rockstone Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you, we do have check in times,but we appreciate that people have busy lives and that it is not always possible to arrive within these perimeters. Therefore we can be flexible when the need arises as long as we are kept posted on the time of arrival,and it is agreed upon by both parties,which it was in your case....

Harrogate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We stayed here for 2 nights as it was only a very short drive from Yarmouth ferry and we wanted to explore the Needles. The room was large, clean and bright and the bed very comfortable. We had a large TV which was nice on the wet evening, There is a good beach restaurant within walking distance. Breakfast was excellent,...

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Sheena M, Owner at Rockstone Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind review.

Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 September 2016

The owners are very kind and helpful and Sheena loves to bake. Cake on arrival , biscuits for home journey- they do it very well. Lovely imaginative breakfasts too. I stayed here with my teen age daughter.

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Sheena M, Owner at Rockstone Cottage, responded to this review

I hope you can come back,under happier circumstances.

Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

This is my second visit to Rockstone Cottage, staying whilst working on the island. It is by far the best Bed and Breakfast I have had the pleasure to stay in! Sumptuous rooms, so comfortable and fabulously decorated. Home made cake daily too! The Breakfast....I am speachless (and that is a rare occurrence!). Plentiful buffet, superb quality, daily specials and...

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Sheena M, Owner at Rockstone Cottage, responded to this review

Business or pleasure you are truly welcome Helen,hope to see you again soon!

High Wycombe
Reviewed 5 September 2016

The rooms were spacious tastfully decorated with lots of little extras. Hairdryer provided, tea and coffee facilities. Special touch of homemade brownies, so delicious. Our room included a full bathroom with separate shower. Breakfasts were delicious, a selection of cereals, fruit salad and other fruits, a variety of cooked breakfasts were provided, the free range eggs collected from their own...

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Sheena M, Owner at Rockstone Cottage, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your stay.

Peak District National Park, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We were greeted by Sheena the owner who was very friendly and helpful. The room was very comfortable and spacious. A lovely extra thoughtful touch was that Sheena provided us with freshly baked cakes each day and they were all delicious. Breakfasts were generous, of good quality and expertly cooked by her husband Gary. They are a lovely couple and...

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Sheena M, Owner at Rockstone Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for lovely review and I hope we put the world to rights after breakfast!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rockstone Cottage is a charming four star guest house originally built around 1790. Situated just three minutes walk from a sandy beach of Colwell bay, we offer bed and breakfast with a quiet, friendly and relaxing atmosphere for adults only. Ideally situated in beautiful West Wight this area is renowned for its beauty, with lovely walks on the coastal path and over the downs. The six well equipped bedrooms are all en-suite. Each room has tea & coffee making facilities, LCD TV & radio, hairdryer, radio alarm clock, complimentary toiletries and free Wi-Fi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rockstone Cottage

Address: Colwell Chine Road, Freshwater PO40 9NR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Freshwater
Price Range: $148 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Good parking and short walk to the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles derekb367, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Fabulous! ”
 of 5 bubbles SueW677, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“the twin bedded room has a bath plus a shower cubicle- no view as such but fairly quiet and extremely comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles jacquir159, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We were in the room with a king size bed, the room was large as was the bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles leightonrobert, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We had the room with the curved bay shown on the web site. The bathroom has a good shower so was ideal for us but no bath.”
 of 5 bubbles E_from_Harrogate, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
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