Club members and IOW residents Chris & Brian have organised a weekend for our members to explore and enjoy the sights of the Isle of Wight, over 23 – 25 September 2016.
Staying in a family run hotel in Ventnor the plan so far is:-
Start at Osborne House late morning onwards….
its 5 mins from the Portsmouth – East Cowes ferry
Those who want to look round etc.. it has a restaurant for snacks..
Leave mid/late afternoon – scenic tour of east of Island to Hotel
or direct to Hotel for those on late ferries
Evening dinner Hotel
Morning Drive – Ventnor to Blackgang – to Needles (maybe morning coffee at Needles or IOW Pearls)
Then onto Yamouth/Feguson Museum – If I can get us in, and then Calbourne Mill for lunch and look round.
Afternoon drive Calbourne to maybe to the IOW Transport museum (if it is open) then to Hotel
Saturday Evening Dinner
Hotel to Godshill – Look around and Coffee..The IOW Austin car club meets here on Sunday Mornings and there will be an ad-hoc group of cars to see as well as the Godshill touristy things
Godshill to Arreton Barns – Look around then Dairymans Daughter pub at Arrenton Barns for lunch
Anticipated cost it about £150 per person plus the ferry. The hotel includes dinner, bed & breakfast for 2 nights based on 2 sharing a room (but there are a few single rooms available without supplement – first come first served). The hotel will arrange discounted ferry crossing at about £50 per car return.
If you are interested please contact Chris & Brian directly firstname.lastname@example.org