A friendly guest house in an ideal location, The Fernside offers a warm welcome and comfortable accommodation, with just a short stroll to the beach. If you’d prefer to stay closer to home, the B&B has a fully licensed bar. 

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Please Note: we strongly recommend that you obtain adequate holiday insurance cover at time of booking, to include cancellations and Covid-19 related issues.


The Fernside is a family run licensed guest house close to the station and only a short walk from the beach and town centre of Sandown. 

All 10 rooms have en suite shower and include tea/coffee making facilities and colour TV with digital freeview.  Free wi-fi internet access is available throughout the building. There is a fully licensed bar offering an ideal place to relax with a drink before or after enjoying a meal at one of the many excellent restaurants nearby.  There are also a small selection of bar snacks available (excluding Sunday evening). Car parking available. Children welcome in family room. Dogs accepted.

Open: 15 July - 30 September 2022 |  Minimum number of nights: 1

Facilities included


  • Car parking
  • WiFi
  • Licensed bar
  • TV
  • Hospitality tray


  • Check-in - After 14:00 to 18:00
  • Check-out - By 10:00
  • Breakfast - 08:30 to 09:00


Payment Plan
We are currently unable to offer online payment plans, but if your journey is more than 60 days ahead with the value of your Red Funnel Holiday (Ferry + Accommodation) exceeding £200 and you wish to explore this option, please call us on 
02380 019192 or email your request to holidays@redfunnel.co.uk

On-request Bookings
Please note: all On-Request bookings are manually checked with the accommodation provider by our team before availability is confirmed. If available, one of our team will contact you directly by phone or email (usually within 4 working hours*) to confirm and complete your booking. Please disregard any payment remittance received following checkout – this is not a confirmation of your booking.

*due to a high volume of bookings/enquiries we anticipate the our usual response may be extended beyond 4 hours and we thank you for your patience.

The Fernside Address: 30 Station Avenue, Sandown, Isle of Wight PO36 9BW

  • Sandown Esplanade and Beach
  • Isle of Wight Zoo
  • Dinosaur Isle
  • Brading Roman Villa
  • Garlic Farm
  • Sandown and Shanklin Golf Club
  • Many bars and restaurants