Tag Archives: Isle of Wight short breaks

Reasons to love the Isle of Wight this winter

Everybody loves Isle of Wight summers, but winter is our favourite time of year to explore the Island. After the summer crowds have left, those in the know escape to the West Wight for a peaceful getaway, far from the frantic pace of modern day life. Winter on the Island is all about walks on the … Read more

New online booking with Sykes Cottages

Over the past few weeks we’ve been working hard behind the scenes to bring a new and improved booking service to you. We’re excited to announce that we’re introducing online bookings at West Bay so that you can book wherever and whenever you like. And if you’d rather call, the phone lines are now open … Read more

The best of Island food this autumn

The autumn harvest is just around the corner and Isle of Wight food is at its best! This is our favourite time of year to feast on seasonal food fresh from the Island’s rich and fertile soils. Don’t miss… The Isle of Wight Sweetcorn Fayre There’s something for everyone at this fun annual celebration of … Read more

Top 5 tips for stress-free summer travel

We’ve all seen the news – summer holiday travel isn’t always easy. But it doesn’t have to be a disaster! Here are our top tips to ensure the summer holiday fun starts from the get-go. 1. Take your time Your family holiday should start as soon as you leave your front door, not just when … Read more

The top 5 things to do on the Isle of Wight this summer!

The Isle of Wight is the perfect place for the ultimate summer holiday. There are so many fun days out for the whole family to enjoy, from fossil hunting to adventure parks! Take a peek below at what’s on on the Isle of Wight this summer… Cowes Week The Isle of Wight is world-renowned for … Read more

Discover our favourite family friendly beaches!

  With 57 miles of varied coastline, a trip to the beach is an essential part of any visit to the Island. Isle of Wight beaches are recognised as being some of the best in Europe with a combined total of 17 Blue Flag and Seaside Awards – more than any other destination in England. … Read more

West Bay is a favourite with The Times Travel Doctor!

We were delighted to recently be featured in The Times’ travel supplement. Resident Travel Doctor Julia Brookes was called upon by a family of six adults and four young children who were looking to celebrate two 70th birthdays, and she recommended The West Bay Country Club & Spa as the perfect destination! You can read … Read more

Recent reviews…

We wanted to share some more recent testimonials from guests who have come to stay at The West Bay Country Club & Spa this Summer… “A well located, peaceful, relaxed resort with high quality accommodation and great leisure facilities – recommended.” “The perfect place for a 3 generation holiday.” “Wonderfully relaxing break. Amazing spa. Brilliant … Read more

Thoughts from our guests

We always love hearing our guests’ thoughts on their stay and we wanted to share with you some lovely feedback from some recent visitors… “An excellent holiday. Great for families. Peaceful, friendly and relaxed. We would definitely recommend The West Bay Country Club & Spa.” 29th July 2014 “A wonderful family holiday with relaxation and … Read more

Small touches make all the difference

“We are currently staying in cottage 30 Vermont and I just wanted to let you know how thrilled we have been with our visit so far. From booking our stay we have had nothing but the highest level of professionalism and helpfulness. Every time I have sent an email a response has been sent back … Read more