How much does it cost to rent a house or apartment for Cowes Week?
Prices start at around £30 per person per night - the actual price is
dependent on location and standard - prices tend to be more expensive the
closer you are to the town centre and marinas. All prices quoted are based
on maximum occupancy.
How many nights is a Cowes Week booking?
Typically 8 nights, arriving on the Friday before Cowes Week and departing
on Saturday the following week. You can book for more nights if required.
How near to the marina will I be?
Your accommodation is likely to be within a 10 minute walk or a short water
taxi ride, although many properties are considerably closer, some being
less than a 5 minute walk away from the marina. If you have any special
requirements regarding the location of your property, please let us know
What type of accommodation can I expect?
The properties vary from small apartments to Victorian terraced town houses
and cottages, to large detached houses. Many of the properties are family
homes that are vacated for the duration of your stay, whilst others are
In what condition should I expect to find the property?
Property owners must ensure that their property, decoration and furnishings
are in good condition, clean and tidy prior to arrival and that all
appliances are in proper working order.
Are bed linen and towels provided or will I have to bring my own?
Linen and towels for use in the house will be provided for the vast
majority of properties.
How much deposit do I pay and when is the balance due?
To secure your accommodation a payment equal to around 25% of the total
rent is required. The balance is due 8 weeks prior to arrival.
Do I have to pay a damage deposit?
Yes, and it will be refunded on condition that when the property is vacated
it is left in a clean and tidy condition and is without breakages or
What means of payment are acceptable?
Preferred payment method is by bank transfer. We can accept cheques. We
also accept Credit Cards but do have to add a % to cover costs.
Do you only provide accommodation for events and regattas in
Although we tend to specialise in accommodation for the major events and
regattas, we do have some houses and apartments in Cowes that are also
available to rent at other times of the year.