Isle of Wight

With stunning coastline and gorgeous countryside this holiday really gets you away from it all. 


Situated just of the South Coast of England the Isle of Wight is simple to get to and a wonderful holiday destination all year round. You really feel as though you are on holiday as soon as you arrive on the Island. The locals are friendly and warm and there really is something for everyone.

Free return ferry crossing is included in this getaway, as well as your choice of two day excursions.

Itinerary & Pricing

Groups 25+  5 Days
From £279.00 per person sharing a twin/double
£76.00 single supplement charge applies
Prices based on Royal Esplanade Hotel - board basis DBB
Choose your two day excursions:
Isle of Wight Steam Railway
St Catherine’s Lighthouse Tour
Osborne House
Guided tour of the Island
Carisbrooke Castle

Day 1

Ferry crossing from Portsmouth to Fishbourne

Check into hotel with free time to explore

Three course dinner at the hotel

Day 2

Breakfast at the hotel

Enjoy one of your chosen day excursions

Three course dinner at the hotel

Day 3

Breakfast at hotel

Free day at leisure to explore the beautiful town and beachfront of Ryde, a short walk from your hotel

Three course dinner at the hotel


Day 4

Breakfast at the hotel 

Enjoy one of your chosen day excursions

Three course dinner at the hotel


Day 5

Breakfast at the hotel

Check out and depart for home with ferry crossing back to Portsmouth



“Take me back now! My group have such wonderful memories of a fantastic trip. Great hotel and location to base ourselves from”

Hotel Information

Royal Esplanade Hotel

The Royal Esplanade hotel is a characterful Victorian Grade II Listed building that has been lovingly and sympathetically restored. The staff here are very friendly and helpful and the food is delicious. This stay includes Dinner Bed and Breakfast at the hotel.

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