Steeped in history, Kingsmede Bed and Breakfast has an abundance of character and charm. The picturesque village of Whitwell adds a beautiful backdrop to your stay in this lovely guest house. You’ll experience locally sourced food and a range of facilities to make your stay as comfortable as possible. Kingsmede has parking and children over 8 years are welcome.

Covid-19 Updates - 'We're Good to Go'

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Please be aware that not all facilities may be available since re-opening, please see the 'Useful info' tab for more updates

Under the current government roadmap rules overnight stays are not yet allowed for serviced accommodation, until such times that Step 3 of the roadmap is achieved (hopefully 17 May). Please ensure to check the latest government guidance prior to booking your holiday.

For the latest restriction and facility information, please refer directly to the accommodation provider before making a booking

We are currently unable to offer online payment plans, but if the value of your Red Funnel Holiday (Ferry + Accommodation) exceeds £200 and you wish to explore this option, please call us on 02380 019192 or email your request to

Please note: we recommend that you obtain adequate holiday insurance cover at time of booking. 


Kingsmede B&B is located in the historic village of Whitwell. The property, dating back to the 1800's, has plenty of charm and provides a warm, friendly welcome. Conveniently located, Whitwell's picturesque setting has stunning views of the countryside and is only 5 minutes drive from Ventnor and Godshill.

The Kingsmede B&B has a double and twin bedroom both with shower en-suite.  TV and DVD player. Tea/coffee making facilities.  Hair dryer and ironing facilities available on request. Locally sourced produce is used where possible - including eggs from their own chickens! Children over 8 years of age are welcome. Car parking available. Pets accepted by prior arrangement - T&C's and a charge applies.

Open: All year  |  Minimum number of nights: 1

Facilities included


  • Car parking
  • WiFi
  • TV and DVD player
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Ironing facilities
  • Hospitality tray


  • Check-in  - 16:00
  • Check-out - 10:00
  • Breakfast - 07:00 to 09:00
  • Dogs are accepted by prior arrangement only and are charged at £5 per night payable direct to Kingsmede on arrival, please declare breed and names of any dog in your party in the 'Special Requests' box below.


Covid-19 updates

Kingsmede request you keep to social distancing rules as much as possible.
Please check out Kingsmede FAQ's to protect staff and guests - find out more
If you have any worries or concerns please call Kingsmede on 01983 730285 and they will be happy to discuss them with you.

Kingsmede Address: Kemming Road, Whitwell, Isle of Wight PO38 2QX

  • Godshill Model Village
  • Blackgang Chine
  • Isle of Wight Pearl
  • Ventnor Botanic Garden
  • Several inns and restaurants