Escape to the Island this Valentines
Romantic Breaks on the Isle of Wight
The beautiful Isle of Wight is the perfect place to spoil your loved one with a romantic getaway this year. Walk or cycle around the Island, explore the impressive beaches, landscapes and attractions and then retreat back to your accommodation of choice and enjoy some wining and dining together with a bit of live music at one of the many pubs around the Island before cosying up for the night.
Cosy Places to Stay
Choose from an amazing range of accommodation, including historic houses, stylish hotels, boutique bed and breakfasts, dreamy cottages and other intimate hideaways.
Embark on a Romantic Royal Retreat at The Royal Hotel
Linger over a decadent Valentines four-course dinner with live entertainment and wake up feeling like royalty. The Royal is one of the oldest hotels on the island and shares the rare privilege of being one of only 30 establishments to be listed in every Michelin Guide since it was first published in 1911. Choose from 1 or 2 night options with the ‘Romantic Island Break’ packages. For more details see: http://royalhoteliow.co.uk/offers.aspx
Indulge in a Michelin Foodie Break by the Sea at The Seaview Hotel
Escape to one of the ‘Best Places to Stay by the Sea’ as featured in The Times in 2016. Experience foodie heaven at The Restaurant, awarded a Michelin Bib Gourmand for creating affordable food 2 years running. 2 night Spring Escape options available. For more details see: http://www.seaviewhotel.co.uk/offers.aspx
Find your Hidden Gem – Explore our Many Other Featured Hotels
From luxurious hotels to cosy cottages, excellent dining options, stunning coastline and countryside the Isle of Wight is the ideal destination for those wanting to spend some quality time together. With something for everyone, explore our many holiday options:
Every weekend in February from 6pm til 10pm you can visit Robin Hill Country Park to experience Electric Woods 'Spirit of the Orient'. A stunning spectacle of Oriental themed light, sound and entertainment set in the park’s ancient woodland, as it captures the spirit of the Chinese New Year, one of the world’s most popular celebrations.
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Exploring the Great Outdoors
The Island's beautiful and diverse scenery make it a walker's paradise and there are plenty of footpaths that will lead you through ancient woodlands, open farmland, leafy green lanes, visiting historic towns and charming villages along the way.
A bike ride can create the perfect backfrop for romance and adventure and the Island's 500 miles of cycle paths will take you on a journey through dramatic and contrasting landscapes.
Relax and Unwind
When you’re done with sightseeing, visit a traditional inn with a roaring log fire, serving local ales and top-notch pub grub. Many Island pubs host regular live music events provided by the very best local talent and which are well worth seeing. Sing the blues, jazz things up or just have fun as you settle back on comfortable sofas and let the sounds of aspiring artists wash over you.
If fine dining is the order of the day, then spend a candlelit evening at a Michelin guide restaurant that celebrates Island produce on its menu and afterwards enjoy a stroll hand in hand on a beautiful beach or wander through an illuminated town buzzing with night life.
It’s said that couples that play together stay together and on the Island, there are lots of fun and exciting activities that are designed for just you two…