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Firefly House, Cowes, Isle of Wight

Luxury accommodation in Cowes

Firefly House is a 4 bedroom luxury Victorian house with 2 parking spaces, just a few minutes walk from the historic town centre, waterfront and marinas of Cowes, home of UK yacht racing, and gateway to the Isle of Wight. 

Steeped in history, the house has been beautifully renovated to retain its Victorian charm and furnished with contemporary detail, to provide comfortable stylish self-catering accommodation for families, crews, friends and colleagues, walkers and cyclists.

The House

The accommodation is spaciously arranged over three floors and includes 4 double bedrooms, 3 shower/bathrooms, 3 reception rooms and a brand new outdoor decked area, perfect for alfresco eating and relaxing.  There are 2 onsite parking spaces and a secure rear garden with side gate for bicycle storage/pushchair access.

The Reception Rooms

On the ground floor, the formal sitting room is styled in comfortable traditional décor, whilst next door the cosy snug room is furnished for more relaxing activities such as watching television or playing.

Fully equipped with all appliances and equipment for cooking, the stunning open-plan ground floor kitchen-diner is perfect for entertaining, socialising, cooking and formal dining.  The expandable dining table comfortably seats 12 diners in the dining area.

Outdoor area

NEW for 2019 – the expansive new decked area is equipped with a large outdoor dining table and chairs, comfortable outdoor seating area, sunshade umbrella and a large gas bbq.

The Bedrooms

Each of the four bedrooms comfortably sleeps two adults (or children) in luxurious Hypnos beds.

  • Albacore Room: the sumptuous main bedroom has a traditional kingsized brass bed and mahogany furniture, and an ensuite shower room

  • Flying Fifteen Room: the bedroom at the rear of the house, overlooking the garden, has zip and link beds (1 Superking bed, or 2 full sized single beds) and shares the main bathroom

  • Jolly Boat Room: has 2 full sized single beds and shares the main bathroom

  • Javelin Room: on the second floor this larger room has zip and link beds (1 Superking bed, or 2 full sized single beds) and an ensuite shower room

The house caters for a maximum of 8 adults or children.  If you need 8 individual beds, please see note below.


  • Albacore Room ensuite shower room – regular standing shower cubicle, toilet, washbasin

  • Javelin Room ensuite shower room – regular standing shower cubicle, toilet, washbasin

  • Main bathroom – full sized bath with overhead shower, toilet, washbasin

  • Downstairs toilet – toilet and wash basin


We aim to provide almost everything that you could need for your stay, to save you the stress of having to pack it all. Welcome pack of tea, coffee, bread, biscuits etc provided, Egyptian pure cotton linen on main beds, coloured polycotton linen for children’s rooms, bath and hand towel per person, toiletries, basic kitchen stores (herbs, flour, oil).

Please enquire before your visit to confirm what is provided.

5th bedroom

By prior arrangement, the Snug can be made up as a single bedroom to create a 5 bedroom house for a crew/group of 8 individuals.

Please enquire for more details, and let us know when you book.

Note: Firefly House is set up for a maximum of 8 adults or children.


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