School Holidays

Kids Silhouette

At West Bay we love school holidays! With a bumper line up of all-inclusive kid’s activities, plus great value extra activities to book too, you’ll keep the whole family happy at West Bay. We’ve got family fun lined up for everyone.

Discover our West Bay ‘Happy Holiday Checklist’…

Let our team take care of keeping the kids entertained with our fun-filled, action packed programme of all-inclusive activities and treat yourself to some precious me-time so you can relax and unwind…

Have a happy holiday

Come rain or shine we’ve plenty to keep the kids entertained when you are on a break with us. Explore the Island’s rolling countryside, peaceful forests, picturesque villages and breathtaking coastal scenery by foot or bike. Plus, our West Bay Kids programme of activities will ensure that the kids have fun, make friends and get to burn off some energy even on rainy days.

Rain doesn’t stop play at West Bay!

Our Country Club team are fully prepared for rainy days and all activities can be brought inside if the weather changes.

Free fun!

Kids will have fun, make friends and burn off plenty of energy with our kids programme of activities. We love old-fashioned, screen-free fun, so leave the iPads packed away and enjoy getting active by joining in with Ultimate Frisbee, Family Football, Water Polo and much more, and take place under the supervision of our expert team.

Kids workshops

Our NEW kids workshops run during the school holidays and are perfect for kids that like to get arty and crafty and include activities like cupcake decorating, pizza making, biscuit making and painting. Click here to take a look at our Easter workshops, including our special Easter bunny painting sessions.

Family days out – what’s on…

Take a look at our guide to all of the fun activities across the Island for the Easter break! Action packed fun and adventure await, from Easter egg dashes and fossil hunts to surfing and nature trails, you’ll enjoy a wide range of fun-filled activities to keep the entire family entertained this Easter. Click here to find out more.

Discover Adventure Island

Enjoy a holiday packed full of fun, adventure and exploration.  There are hundreds of places to see, and things to do, packed into just 147 beautiful square miles of pure Island escapism. From fossil hunting and crabbing to playing cowboys and meeting friendly wallabies, every day offers up new adventures…

Take the West Bay Adventure challenge!

We love the National Trust’s list of ’50 things to do before you are 11 ¾’ and you can tick them all off here on the Isle of Wight – Adventure Island! Let kids set their wild side free and explore the great outdoors, learn new skills and try something different.

Bicycle Island

The Isle of Wight has been named by the Lonely Planet Travel Guide as one of the top 10 destinations in the world for cycling. With over 200 miles of cycle paths, exploring the Island’s beautiful landscape and rugged coastline couldn’t be easier. Our Country Club team have put together a series of recommended cycling routes, graded according to their level of difficulty, for total beginners through to advanced cyclists.

To make sure you get the very best cycling experience, hire our cycle guide, Martin. Take the stress out of navigation and just enjoy the ride and the stunning scenery. Martin will plan your route around your needs, whether you want to make a pit stop for delicious local food, enjoy a leisurely family outing or be taken to the best spots to photograph our dramatic coastline – Martin is a real expert who will ensure you get the most out of your ride.

Fuss free food

Our accommodation is self-catering, but if you don’t want to cook – no problem! The Bay Bistro at West Bay serves delicious food for all the family in a relaxed and informal setting.  We take the stress out of cooking with our delicious breakfast and lunch options. Out for the day? Pick up a scrumptious packed lunch from the team to take with you. Take a look at our sample menus here.

We’re quick and easy to reach

Only 2 hours from London, you’ll be with us in no time and your family will love crossing the Solent by ferry. The cost of the ferry is included in your break and we’ll even book it for you.

Relax and unwind
That’s the kids sorted! Whilst the children are having fun, you’ll be free to enjoy a little me-time. Why not escape to our Island Wellness Spa, take a dip in our heated indoor pool or get active in one of our fitness classes.