Highlights of the Island
Enjoy the best of the Island on our three excursions. Enjoy the sights of Cowes – a pretty Georgian harbour town located at the Northern tip of the Island. Visit the Maritime Museum, meander around the harbour and enjoy the flotilla of yachts and boats in this beautiful setting. Plus enjoy a visit to lovely Yarmouth with its delightful waterfront, along with quaint Godshill – perhaps the perfect chocolate-box village with its charming cottages and pretty tea rooms. Admire magnificient views of the legendary Needles – the three towering rocks rising up from the sea to form the postcard picture of the Island – from Alum Bay. Explore the seaside resort of Ryde and enjoy the resort attractions of this most popular destination.
The Isle of Wight
Enjoy the welcome of Shanklin – one of the island’s most popular resorts – with its beautiful sandy beaches, Shanklin Chine, idyllic old village and traditional attractions – all close at hand to our hotel. Plus the sights of the legendary “Needles” from Alum Bay, along with the chocolate-box cottages of Godshill and the timeless appeal of nearby Sandown.
Enjoy our visit to Osborne House, the palatial holiday home of Queen Victoria on the Isle of Wight. Take an intimate glimpse of royal family life in this magnificent setting with its ornate furnishings, sensational architecture, garden terraces, Swiss Cottage, colourful grounds, State Rooms and, of course, spectacular views down to the beautiful beaches.
Isle of Wight Steam Railway
The award-winning Isle of Wight Steam Railway will engage, inspire and excite you! Enjoy the spectacular steam engines, the charm of the quiet rural stations and the beautiful scenery of the island. Experience this most beautiful setting and a journey of five miles in the delightfully restored Victorian and Edwardian carriages. An unforgettable way to capture the delights of this enchanting island.