Shanklin & The Isle of Wight
Once the beloved retreat of Royalty, now one of our favourite holiday destinations with its picturesque resorts and delightful quaint villages. A special seven day holiday to enjoy the beautiful Isle of Wight.
• Coach travel throughout
• Reserved seating throughout your holiday
• Six nights’ dinner, bed and breakfast at the Auckland Hotel, Shanklin
• All bedrooms with en-suite facilities
• Evening entertainment programme
• Three inclusive days out visiting lovely Cowes, Yarmouth, Ryde, Newport Market, Shanklin Village, Godshill and the spectacular sight of the legendary Needles from Alum Bay.
The Auckland Hotel, Shanklin
The welcoming Auckland Hotel is well situated in Shanklin, within two minutes stroll of the lift to the beach, cliff top walks, Shanklin Chine and the Olde Village. With beautiful gardens and sun terraces and splendid live evening entertainment, this popular hotel has something for everyone.
Hotel Features: All bedrooms with en-suite facilities, television, radio, telephone and tea/coffee making facilities • Bar • Lounge for your relaxation • Restaurant • Evening entertainment for your enjoyment.
Godshill & Alum Bay
Visit quaint Godshill with its charming cottages and pretty tearooms awaiting the pleasure of your company. Plus delightful Alum Bay with its magnificent views of the legendary Needles, three towering rocks rising from the sea to form the postcard symbol of the Island.
Ryde & Newport
Enjoy a visit to the seaside resort of Ryde. Discover St Cecilia's Abbey or simply stroll around this busy town taking in the atmosphere. Plus pretty Newport with its bustling market for your exploration.
Cowes & Yarmouth
Located at the northern tip of the Island, Cowes is a pretty Georgian harbour town. Visit the maritime museum, meander around the harbour and view the many yachts and boats that adorn. Plus a visit to pretty Yarmouth with its delightful waterside setting.
Shanklin is a stunning village on the beautiful Isle of Wight. Promising a relaxing ambience, golden sandy beaches, a splendid esplanade, historic attractions and a host of traditional seaside fun. Once the beloved retreat of royalty the Isle of Wight is a home away from home, with its mild, moderate climate and easy access via short sea ferry crossing. Perhaps the perfect choice for a coach holiday for the young and the young at heart!
The Isle of Wight
With a wonderful mild climate, shimmering waters and sixty miles of award winning sandy beaches, the Isle of Wight has been a favourite coach holiday destination for generations.
Discover the incredible range of things to do for all ages and interests, from the fun packed theme parks to the magnificent heritage sites. Visit Queen Victoria’s favourite retreat, Osborne House, with spectacular grounds and sumptuous royal apartments.
UK Holiday Insurance
At National Holidays, we always do everything we can to ensure your holiday runs as smoothly as possible from start to finish. For this reason, we strongly recommend you take out holiday insurance to ensure you’re prepared for the unexpected.
To provide you with a travel insurance policy designed with our customers in mind, we’ve teamed up with specialist insurance providers Towergate Chapman Stevens. Some of the benefits of our insurance policy include:
• All ages are considered
• 24-hour English speaking emergency assistance