Family Days

“From high-octane adventure sports to countryside rambling, there is something for every group”

Coming to the Isle of Wight with the whole family is a good idea, there’s so much to do together and you’ll all be a lot closer at the end of it.

hill farm stables family days

Hill Farm Stables Horse Riding, Freshwater (01983 752502, PO40 9TQ)

There are some great opportunities to go horse riding on the island — what better way to discover the awe-inspiring coast and countryside.

Bike hire at Tapnell Farm

Wight Cycle Bike Hire (01983 761800)

We now have bike hire onsite for our staying guests, courtesy of Wight Cycle Hire, who also provide helmets and map of cycling routes.  It’s easy to book, just ‘phone them on 01983 761800 and they will provide a code to unlock one of the bikes in the cycle hire store – or they’ll deliver a different bike if required.  Step by step instructions and pricing can be found in the cycle hire store.

*Special rates for guests PLUS free delivery if different bike required*

the garlic farm restauraunt family days

The Garlic Farm Restaurant, Shop, and Café, Newchurch (01983 865378, PO36 0NR)

The perfect place to take the entire family. You can grab some scrumptious food from the café or garlic inspired produce from the shop and the sprawling grounds are ideal for children to explore.

goodleaf tree climbing family days

Goodleaf Tree Climbing, Ryde (0333 8001188, PO33 1ND)

If you are after an even more spectacular view than Tapnell Farm has to offer it’s worth trying Goodleaf Tree Climbing. Learn the ropes with qualified and experienced instructors who’ll take you to the canopy in Ryde where you can enjoy views of the beautiful countryside and coast while relaxing in a tree top hammock. 10% off for guests

robin hill country park family days

Robin Hill Country Park (01983 527352, PO30 2NU)

Set in 88 acres of beautiful countryside, Robin Hill, the Island’s favourite award-winning country attraction. with great rides – including the 1/4 mile downhill toboggan – amazing falconry displays, adventure play for fun loving families and children, plus relaxing woodland gardens, ponds and walks.

the isle of wight steam railway family days

The Isle of Wight Steam Railway (01983 882204, PO33 4DS)

Take a Ride behind one of the vintage steam locomotives for a journey back in time. Breathe in the evocative smells of a real steam railway, settle back in beautifully restored Victorian and Edwardian carriages and enjoy a unique view of some of the Island’s unspoilt countryside.