Godshill Park Cottages is located on the outskirts of Godshill and situated within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village of Godshill is renowned for its pretty thatched cottages, 14th Century church and tea gardens. The model village, tearooms, shops, a toy museum and a small natural history museum are also to be found in the village along with the Griffin Inn, The Taverners (a Michelin rated pub) Tel. 01983 840707 and The Essex restaurant Tel. 01983 840909. Godshill Organics farm shop is approx 2 miles from the farm and stocks a wide range of own grown vegetables, local produce and organic food.
High street shops, supermarkets and banks are located in Newport and Shanklin.
The sandy beaches of Shanklin and Ventnor are only a short car drive away or longer walk.
How to get to Godshill Park Farm.
Travelling by car from Newport to Godshill on the A3020, Godshill Park Farm is accessed by a driveway on the right hand-side, 100 metres past the Griffin Inn.
There is a train service from Ryde to Shanklin from where you can either take a taxi or local bus www.islandbuses.info (Southern Vectis) to Godshill. From the bus stop in the village there is a short walk to the house. Alternatively we may be able to meet you given prior notice. The ferry fare is refunded for foot passengers relying on public transport and staying a minimum of 2 nights.
How to get to the Isle of Wight
Frequent services across the Solent makes travelling to the Isle of Wight easy. You have a choice of several ferry operators for car or passenger only crossings.
Isle of Wight car ferries operate from Lymington to Yarmouth (Wightlink), Southampton to East Cowes (Red Funnel) and Portsmouth to Fishbourne (Wightlink), with additional passenger only services provided by high speed catamarans and hovercraft from Southampton to Cowes and Portsmouth or Southsea to Ryde.