My Isle of Wight 2016 Award Winners

Congratulations to all our 2016 winners and nominees. 

You're all amazing and make the Isle of Wight a truly special place to live and visit!

 

Our 2016 Nominees and winners were...

Do: Best Place for Family Fun
Nominees: Robin Hill, Blackgang Chine, Tapnell Farm Park

Winner: Blackgang Chine

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Stay: The Ultimate Hotel Experience
Nominees: The Royal Hotel, The Seaview Hotel, The Priory Bay Hotel

Winner: The Royal Hotel

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Eat: Best Cuppa & Slice of Something Nice
Nominees: Bluebells Café, Chessell Pottery, Quarr Abbey

Winner: Chessell Pottery

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Do: Best Event to Lie Back & Soak Up the Sounds
Nominees: Jack Up the 80’s, Isle of Wight Festival, Bestival

Winner: Isle of Wight Festival

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Stay: Best Place to Go Glamping
Nominees: Tom’ Eco Lodges, Vintage Vacations Airstreams, Whitecliff Bay Canvas Village

Winner: Tom’ Eco Lodges

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Eat: The Best Homemade Burger
Nominees: Bluebells Café, The Smokehouse Burger Company, The Pointer Inn

Winner: The Smokehouse Burger Company

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Do: Best Shop to Pick Up that Something Special
Nominees: Jurassic Jim, Oasis, Quay Arts

Winner: Oasis

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Stay: Most Luxurious B&B
Nominees: The Hambrough, Arreton Manor, The Little Gloster

Winner: The Little Gloster

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Eat: Best Eaterie With a Sea View
Nominees: The Spyglass Inn, The Crab Shed Steephill Cove, The Wonky Cafe

Winner: The Crab Shed Steephill Cove

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Do: Best Place to make a Furry Friend
Nominees: Tapnell Farm Park, Monkey Haven, Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary

Winner: Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary

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Stay: Most Unique Place to Stay
Nominees: The Lighthouse Steephill Cove, Tom’s Eco Lodges, Pavilion Cottage Osborne House

Winner: Tom’s Eco Lodges

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Eat: Best Fish & Chips in Your Hand
Nominees: Rainbow, Corries Cabin, Ventnor Haven Fishery

Winner: Corries Cabin

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Do: Best Land-Based Activity Provider
Nominees: Isle of Wight Steam Railway, Island Gems Fossil Hunts, John Cattle’s Skate Club

Winner: Island Gems Fossil Hunts

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Stay: Best Place to Hook Up (Caravanning & Touring)
Nominees: Ninham Country Holidays, Orchards Holiday Park, Whitecliff Bay

Winner: Ninham Country Holidays

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Eat: Best Pit Stop Whilst Out Adventuring
Nominees: Garlic Farm Café, The Piano Café, Off the Rails

Winner: Off the Rails

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Do: Best Way to Explore Outdoors
Nominees: Walk the Wight, Robin Hill, Osborne House

Winner: Walk the Wight

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Stay: Best Place for a Shin Dig
Nominees: Steephill Cove (The Light House, Crow's Nest & Boathouse), Tapnell Manor, Vintage Vacations (The Mission & The Scout Hut)

Winner: Tapnell Manor

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Eat: Best Gastronomic Experience
Nominees: Thompson’s, The Pointer Inn, Taverners

Winner: The Pointer Inn

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Do: Best Water-Based Activity Provider
Nominees: Adventure Activities IOW, Tackt-Isle, UKSA

Winner: Adventure Activities IOW

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Stay: Best Rustic Camping Experience
Nominees: Grange Farm, Compton Farm, Ninham Country Holidays

Winner: Compton Farm

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Eat: Best Oldy-Worldy Pub with Island Ale
Nominees: The Spyglass Inn, The Buddle Inn, The Taverners

Winner: The Spyglass Inn

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Do: Best Place for Arts, Heritage & Culture
Nominees: Carisbrooke Castle, Ventnor Fringe, Osborne House

Winner: Osborne House

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Stay: Cosiest Hideaway
Nominees: The Lighthouse Steephill Cove, Tom’s Eco Pods, Vintage Vacations The Shack

Winner: Tom’s Eco Pods

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Eat: My Isle of Wight Local Produce Champion
Nominees: Garlic Farm, Briddlesford Farm Shop & Bluebells Café, Isle of Wight Ice Cream

Winner: Garlic Farm

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