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Historic Wooden Boat in Popular Marina Sleeps 7

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Historic Wooden Boat in Popular Marina Sleeps 7

7 guests2 bedrooms7 beds1 bathroom
7 guests
2 bedrooms
7 beds
1 bathroom
Entire home
You’ll have the boat to yourself.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

Based in Cowes, in the heart of the UK's No.1 sailing area. Ursula is available for parties of up to 7 on a self-catering basis only. 2 cabins, saloon and bathroom. 1 cabin - 2 single beds, the other cabin offers 4 singles and 1 small double.
3, 6 or 9 hour sailing trips available by separate negotiation. Ursula can be chartered for special events such as Cowes Week, Round the Island Race, Old Gaffers Festival, etc.
Ursula is great for adults & kids alike - let their imagination run wild!!


Free parking on premises

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
2 single beds
Bedroom 2
1 double bed,4 single beds
Common spaces
1 single bed



21 reviews
Liam User Profile
August 2019
Great idea for a stay in Cowes
Clemens User Profile
August 2019
great atmosphere in the middle of nautic heart of Cowes
Christopher User Profile
July 2019
What a fantastically unique place to stay, the kids loved living aboard their very own ‘Pirate ship’. We had a lovely few days aboard Ursula, despite some torrential rain and 40mph winds. But Ursula coped with it admirably and we felt plenty secure tucked up inside. The hosts we…
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Response from Richard:
Hi Chris, many thanks for all the positive feedback. Glad you all had a great time. Best Regards, Richard
July 2019
Melissa User Profile
August 2017
My family and I had a great stay on Ursula, it was immaculately clean, comfortable and an amazing location in the centre of the worlds premier yachting port. Richard and Bernie were available at all times to make sure we had a relaxing and enjoyable stay. Cant recommend this…
Richard User Profile
Response from Richard:
Thank you for the feedback Melissa. Hope to see you all again, happy travels!
August 2017
Rob User Profile
July 2017
Great and unique stay. Kids loved it. Would definitely go again.
Richard User Profile
Response from Richard:
Thanks Rob, hope to see you again
July 2017
Jodee User Profile
July 2017
Richard's sailboat is a delightfully unique place to stay for a visit to Cowes. This is not a fancy yacht; she is a historic wooden boat with a fascinating history. The opportunity to take her out for a sunset sail was great, plus we got to meet some interesting people and learn…
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Response from Richard:
Hi Jodee, very many thanks for the feedback, much appreciated.
July 2017
Giles User Profile
July 2017
Unique place to stay. Full of character and amazing location. We are reluctant to leave!
Richard User Profile
Response from Richard:
Hi Giles, thank you for your feedback, much appreciated.
July 2017

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21 Reviews
Interaction with guests
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The neighbourhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 3PM - 8PM
Checkout: 11AM
3PM - 8PM

House Rules

  • Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • Parties and events are allowed