The beautiful Tapnell Manor is just perfect for large family gatherings or for a selection of friends to enjoy a break away together. With fantastic views and plenty of space both indoors and out, it's all just a couple of clicks away!

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Tapnell Manor is set between two working farms and with views to Tennyson Down and the Solent you’ll have breath-taking views and natural beauty whichever way you look.  Having been recently refurbished, Tapnell Manor still retaining its rustic appeal but brings the interior into the 21st century. Situated in the glorious West Wight the manor is just 10 minutes from the pretty sailing village of Yarmouth, the dramatic coastline of Freshwater and the Needles and beaches of Compton Bay (great for surfing), Colwell and Totland bays for great swimming.

Upon entering Tapnell Manor you are greeted with an oak-floored, beamed hall complete with open fire and comfortable seating. There is as large drawing room with TV and open fire and a dining room easily seating up to 20 people. The fully equipped Farmhouse kitchen has a 4 oven Aga, and a seating area. Separate utility room. A downstairs cloakroom and wet room with disabled facilities. A large conservatory and dining area. There is a children’s playroom with a sofa bed and TV and a games room with table tennis and dart board. The farmhouse has 10 bedrooms; 6 doubles, a family (king and single), a triple, a twin and a bunk room. On the first floor is a family ensuite with king and single beds, a double, a twin with bathroom opposite, king-size double, bunk room with wooden cot, triple with 3 single beds. There is also 3 bathrooms and 1 shower room on this floor. The second-floor attic 1 has a Sleigh double bed with spectacular views over Tennyson Down and a double ensuite. Attic 2 has two double ensuite rooms sharing a lounge area. Rustic garden and two patio areas complete the experience

Open: All year | Minimum number of nights: 3 nights Fri-Mon, 4 nights Mon-Fri, 7 nights Mon-Mon or Fri-Fri


  • Check-in - 17:00  
  • Check-out - 09:30

Facilities included

  • Car parking
  • Games room 
  • Licensed bar
  • Restaurant
  • 2 patio areas and gardens

What's included

  • Towels
  • Electricity
  • Bed-linen

What's not included

  • Beach towels 
  • Pets not accepted

Covid-19 updates

Tapnell farm request you keep to social distancing rules as much as possible. They have enhanced cleaning measures in place to protect staff and guests, please check out their Coronavirus update – find out more.
If you have any worries or concerns please call Tapnell Farm on 01983 758729 and they will be happy to discuss them with you. .

First floor bedrooms

'Blue room' - Large family room with king size bed and single bed, ensuite and sky tv.

'Grandma's room' - Double room with tv.

'Afton view' - Twin bedroom with bathroom opposite

'Garden room' - King-size double room with sky tv.

'Nursery'- Bunk beds & wooden cot.

'Magnolia' -Triple bedroom with 3 single beds.

3 bathrooms and 1 shower room.

Second floor attic 1

'Tennyson's room' - Sleigh double bed with spectacular views over Tennyson's down.

'Butterfly room' double bedroom with en suite bathroom.

Second floor attic 2

'Solent view' double bedroom with en-suite.

'The Nest' double bedroom with en-suite. Shared lounge area with tv.

Tapnell Manor Address: Tapnell Farm, Newport Road, Yarmouth, Isle of Wight PO41 0YJ

  • Tapnell Farm Park 
  • The Needles
  • Dimbola Lodge
  • Chessell Pottery Barns
  • Freshwater Bay
  • Tennyson Down
  • Freshwater Bay Golf Club
  • Fort Victoria Country Park