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

Reconnect with nature this spring and experience life at a more leisurely pace. The mild weather is perfect for getting out on the Isle of Wight's footpaths, cycleways and unspoilt beaches. Within minutes of arriving, you could be out on foot or bike exploring some of the country's most diverse landscapes.

Special Offers

Luccombe Hall, Shanklin. 3*
Winter: Two nights including dinner and breakfast from just £98 per person. Ferry discounts available.

Belmont Hotel, Shanklin. 4*
Now taking bookings for 2016. Book seven nights or more and have the last night free.

Leconfield Hotel, Ventnor. 5*
Extras discounts on some ferry inclusive packages and last-minute room upgrades may be available.

Keats Green, Shanklin. 3*
Spring: 24 March – April 2016, half board ferry inclusive breaks starting from £131 for three nights.

Fernbank, Shanklin. 4*
Easter weekend: Three nights ferry inclusive (sailing from Portsmouth or Lymington) with breakfast from £400 per couple.

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2016 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 2016. 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

Heavy rain
Max: 9°C / 48°F
Min: 6°C / 43°F
Wind speed: 26 mph

5-day weather

Your Guide to a Greener Holiday

Help conserve the Island's unique and varied wildlife by making a donation to Gift to Nature.