Isle of Wight

Carefree short breaks & holidays

A family takes a break from cycling at the summit of Culver Down
Couple enjoying a walk through Northwood Copse in autumn

Welcome to the Isle of Wight

Winter is a great time to get out and about and enjoy the Isle of Wight. With many hotels offering exceptional deals at this time of year, where better to begin the New Year with a healthy mind and body? Hop on a ferry and unwind the natural way. With so much to see and do, the Isle of Wight has something for everyone.

Special offers

St Maur, Ventnor. 4*
From 5 Jan to 27 March, stay four nights half board and ferry inclusive for £220 per person - a discount of 30%.

Belmont Hotel, Shanklin. 4*
Save £30 per night for stays up to 28 February 2018 or £15 per night for stays between 1 March and 28 August 2018.

Melville Hall, Sandown. 3*
Up to 28 March, stay half board from £199 for two people sharing a classic room.

The Miclaran, Shanklin. 4*
5% loyalty discount on bed and breakfast for returning guests at any time of the season.

The Grange, Shanklin. 2*
Book five nights or more at The Grange B&B and enjoy a 10% discount.

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2017 highlights

Family at Ryde Beach

From rock and pop to cycling and surfing, the Isle of Wight has a fantastic range of events to entertain visitors throughout 2017. No matter when you visit, there are exciting events for young and old.

Further details

Oceans of summer fun

Sailing off The Needles

The annual Round The Island yacht race and Cowes Week, the most famous of the hundreds of sailing events that the Island stages every year, will take place again this summer on the Isle of Wight.

Find out more

Be SunSmart this summer

Sunbathers openly admit to damaging their health, but there are five easy ways you can reduce the risk on your holiday.


Tonight's weather

Partly cloudy
Max: 7°C / 45°F
Min: 3°C / 37°F
Wind speed: 13 mph

5-day weather

Your guide to a greener holiday

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