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New Year On The Isle Of Wight In Shanklin

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 4 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TLEI9057

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

4 days

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Come and join us to enjoy a great value 4-day getaway on the magical Isle of Wight for New Year.

We'll whisk you away and over the water on the short crossing from the mainland to your charming hotel in its prime cliff top location overlooking pretty Sandown Bay. With fantastic facilities including a sprung dance floor, games room, indoor heated swimming pool and entertainment most evenings, you are also within easy reach of Shanklin town centre, old village and lovely seafront, so you will have plenty of time to experience all this fabulous town has to offer.

Soak up all the seasonal charm of the island and take the chance to do as much or as little as you like throughout your stay. Our included excursion gives free time in Newport, the capital of the island, with its historic quayside, elegant Georgian and Victorian architecture and range of speciality shops to discover.

The Isle of Wight has been one the UK's most popular destinations since Queen Victoria chose to spend her family holidays here in the 19th century. With its elegant resort towns and miles of unspoilt coastline and spectacular scenery, the island has plenty to offer all year round and it’s a perfect place to celebrate a memorable New Year.

An ideal choice for:

* Anyone looking for the chance to celebrate a great New Year away
* Traditional seaside lovers looking for a relaxing festive break
* Lovers of picture-perfect settings and scenery
* Spend New Year with family, relaxing in your own company or meeting new people and new friends
PRICE FROM ? £459 per person
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Itinerary

Day 1

Join your comfortable coach at your convenient local pick up point this morning, and head to the south coast for your short ferry crossing to the lovely Isle of Wight. On arrival at your comfortable hotel in the popular resort of Shanklin there will be time to settle in and perhaps take a stroll for a breath of sea air along the cliff top or visit the cute old town with its quaint shops. Make sure you have time for a drink in the bar with your fellow travellers before enjoying your first evening meal.

Days 2-3

Enjoy a traditional English breakfast each day to set you up properly for your day ahead. Your centrally located hotel makes Shanklin easy to explore. You might like to browse the shops in the quaint old town or visit the lovely gardens of the Chine which lead down to the traditional sea front, where an ice cream is good at any time of year, even at New Year!

Enjoy delicious evening meals along with festive entertainment most evenings, plus a special Gala Dinner on New Year's Eve plus entertainment! You can spend all of your time in and around Shanklin doing your own thing or join our INCLUDED excursion on New Years Eve as we head out to the Newport, located in the centre of the Island and often referred to as its capital. This historic town centres on two elegant squares with Georgian and Victorian architecture surrounding them, with the quay a short distance away plus a wealth of independent shops.

Day 4

After our final hearty breakfast today it is time to say farewell to the Isle of Wight. We board our coach and head back to East Cowes for the return ferry to the Mainland before a relaxing onward journey home with suitable stops on the way, full of lovely memories and excitement for the year of travels ahead.

Tour Includes

  • 3 nights hotel with English Breakfast & Evening Meals
  • Return ferry crossings
  • Entertainment most evenings
  • Free time to explore the seaside town of Shanklin
  • Time in Newport on New Years Eve
  • Direct Coach Travel
  • Net Zero Carbon Offset Certificate

Newport

INCLUDED Visitor DestinationNewport on the Isle of Wight has two elegant squares and many fine Georgian and Victorian town houses. The impressive colonnaded Guildhall was designed by John Nash and built in 1816, with the clock tower added in 1887 to commemorate Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee. It now houses the Museum of Island History and the Tourist Information Centre. Shopping in Newport is a pleasure, and there is no better time to find a seasonal bargain. Newport Harbour is just a short walk from the town centre and museums, crafts studios and the Quay Arts Centre are housed in former warehouses.

Shanklin

INCLUDED Visitor DestinationKnown as one of the most popular holiday destinations on the Isle of Wight, Shanklin has everything you need to enjoy a lovely few hours. From the long sandy beach to the wooded ravine & Old Village with its independent shops, restaurants and pubs, you won't be short of something to see and do. Back to top

Accommodation

Ocean View Hotel Shanklin

Enjoy the best location in Shanklin! The Ocean View Hotel offers guests spectacular views from a prime cliff top location overlooking Sandown Bay. Enjoy warm and friendly service with locally sourced produce, light and airy rooms and great in house facilities. The hotel boasts an indoor heated pool, full-size snooker table, coffee shop, bar, dance floor, games room, restaurant and of course, entertainment most evenings. There is a lift to all floors.

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Hotel Location

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