The Lane End beach is probably best known for being the site of the striking new Bembridge Lifeboat station. Bembridge Ledge through to Forelands is a real hidden gem. The “Ledge” is a rocky platform that is revealed at low tide. Cafes dotted along the shore side include the Toll Gate Cafe in the Marina… Read more →
A Victorian fort gradually being restored. Guided tours are available every Tuesday from April to October. Telephone: 01983 741020
Casual beach cafe with indoor and outdoor seating, taking on a restaurant feel in the evening. Telephone: 01983 873259
In central Newport on the River Medina. Buzzy pub/restaurant for real ales, home-cooked global pub food and live music, plus outdoor tables. Telephone: 01983 525828
Appuldurcombe House is the shell of a large 18th-century baroque country house of the Worsley family. Managed by English Heritage. Falconry centre nearby. Telephone: 01983 852484
One of the Islands most stunning walks. Enjoy breath taking views and walk in the footsteps of the dinosaurs as you walk over the ridge of Afton, Brooke and Compton downs finishing with a walk along the dramatic coastline.