ISLE OF WIGHT
24th June 8 days 7 nights
Your hotel- CHANNEL VIEW HOTEL, SHANKLIN
£925pp (NIL SRS*4 ROOMS ONLY*)
Our hotel boasts picturesque views of The English Channel in an idyllic location, set atop the cliffs of Shanklin Bay. Our Luxury, Indoor Heated Swimming Pool is ideal for a leisurely swim or to enjoy the bubbles in the Jet Spa, why not treat yourself and escape in our Sauna before, or after, your swim.
We travel to our ferry- Lymington -Yarm and on to our hotel
With a Free day in resort
A visit- Ventnor Botanic Garden,
With an average rainfall of 28 inches, its climate is more akin to the Mediterranean. This enables a wide variety of plants considered too tender for much of mainland Britain to be grown. The Garden is unrivalled for its collections of subtropical plants grown unprotected out of doors.
Visits to St. Mildred’s church and Osborne house.
St Mildred's Church as its parish church, are best known for their connections with Queen Victoria. Osborne House is a former royal residence in East Cowes, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom. The house was built between 1845 and 1851 for Queen Victoria and Prince Albert as a summer home and rural retreat. Albert designed the house himself,
We visit Ryde, busy bees garden centre
With long, spacious stretches of sandy beach, a thriving independent shopping scene and fabulous eating out, Ryde is a quirky mix of a traditional seaside fun, Victorian architecture and unexpected hidden gems!
A journey on the Isle of wight steam railway
And a 2 ½ hours cruse on the Solent
With a visit to Cowes and St Marys vineyard
Cowes is the maritime gateway to the Isle of Wight, and is known for both its rich Royal heritage and it's sailing and ship building.
Godshill is the quintessential English Village, and boasts some of the oldest architecture on the Isle of Wight. With its delightful medieval church, charming thatched-roofed cottages and a winding main-street lined with traditional tearooms, Godshill is as picturesque as it is popular.