Nettlecombe Farm in top 5 best farmstays in the country
Visit England has rated Nettlecombe Farm as number 2 in the UK for farm stays for a family break.
In the heart of the island is a working farm home to charming self-catering barns, stables and cottages – full of rustic touches. The ideal spot for a holiday with toddlers, there are lots of opportunities to meet the furry residents, from chickens and turkeys to piglets and reindeer. As well as animal encounters, there are large grassy areas equipped for playtime, and even a Wendy house to spark imaginations. For the adults there are fully-stocked fishing lakes and yoga sessions in the function barn. If you fancy exploring the area, there are an array of beaches nearby, as well as the spectacular Needles.