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Tranquillity and

If you decide to go for a long walk along the beach, stop at any of the beach cafe's for a light... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Bradford, United Kingdom
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Great week's challenge

For walkers this is a great starter long distance path. 70 miles 113 km and lovely, varied scenery... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
Croydon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If you decide to go for a long walk along the beach, stop at any of the beach cafe's for a light lunch or coffee. You would surely enjoy the scenery and sounds sitting at the edge of the sea.

Thank Rose7R
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

For walkers this is a great starter long distance path. 70 miles 113 km and lovely, varied scenery to be had. We based ourselves centrally near Newport and using the weekly bus pass £24 easily managed to use public transport to get us to the...More

Thank 911Wiggy
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

An exhilirating challenge! Up and down narrow steps, weaving in and out of the wild countryside. Squeeze through The Devil's Chimney and stop off at the top for a well earned drink at The Smugglers Haven cafe (separately reviewed) Lovely views along the way to...More

Thank Anna 1
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We did the walk from Ventnor to Shanklin after taking the local bus (No. 3) into Ventnor and walking back along the solar system walk and coastal path. A few ups and downs along the path but the weather had been dry so no problems....More

Thank 2014sunseeker51
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Just had 4 days at bay hotel isle of Wight. Peter our coach driver was one of the best Owe have travelled with. Staff in hotel really pleasant and good food definitely woul recommend anyone to try it. Peter was very knolageable about the island...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2018

The trail is really good in places and needs a little bit of tlc in others, some of the views are spectacular on a good day which fortunately was the case for us but on some of the walks away from the coast are just...More

Thank griffwhitfield
Reviewed 8 July 2018

We did the section from Shanklin to Ventnor. To start off, on Shanklin seafront follow ‘coastal path’ signs along beach, past the Fisherman’s Cottage pub and then up some steep steps. Grand View on the way up. Tea Gardens at the top. Along the route...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

We walked a total of 77.5 miles over 6 days on the coastal path around the island. From Yarmouth around to Ryde it is fair to say you can walk along the coast or see the sea. Some of the paths are very rough and...More

Thank RObbo60_11
Reviewed 17 May 2018

I walked west from Grange Chine near Brighstone to Brook Bay. The walking is easy with no major ups and downs. Very pleasant walking with good views both out to sea and inland.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 14 May 2018

I have walked 43 of the 67 miles so far and have really enjoyed it all. I will certainly be back to complete it, and hope to do some sections again. i always use public transport and find it good on and too the island.

Thank Neil O
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5 August 2018|
Response from robnrachel |
Freshwater bay to the needles and back through alum bay
19 August 2017|
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Response from Helen A | Reviewed this property |
The bit I walked on from Yarmouth to Freshwater Bay was well signposted, but we made sure we followed the directions published online.