Get away from it all at Priory Bay - an elegant country retreat by the sea
Travel from Southsea to Ryde in 10 minutes and enjoy an open dated return journey
Spend one night in a double room and each enjoy a full English breakfast
Receive two vouchers and enjoy both experiences at your leisure
Enjoy the perfect combination of a night away on the Isle of Wight with a jaunt across the water in a high speed hovercraft. Depart Portsmouth and cross the Solent in just 10 minutes arriving in Ryde on the Isle of Wight in the fastest way to travel. Spend the night at Priory Bay Hotel, which overlooks the sea on the eastern coast of the island. Stay in a double room and explore the 70 acre estate which encompasses woodlands and landscaped gardens, a private beach, a six-hole golf course and outdoor swimming pool. The Isle of Wight is famous for fantastic beaches, pretty harbours and rolling countryside. Tuck into a full English breakfast before checking out and making the return journey across the water.
Stay at the hotel Sunday to Thursday, excluding mid July to the end of August, Christmas, Easter, New Year, half terms, school holidays and bank holidays. Subject to availability, receive a complimentary room upgrade on arrival. The hovercraft runs daily with services running every 30 minutes.
There is wheelchair accessibility on the hovercraft, however it only has space for one on each journey. Please advise at the time of booking. Guests must be aged 18 or over, to stay at the hotel. Pets are not permitted.
High winds and swells in the Solent may stop operation of the hovercraft service for safety reasons. If in any doubt, please call the service provider before setting off.
Stay for one night. Check in anytime after 3pm. Check out before 11am. The hovercraft journey lasts around half an hour, including the 10 minute journey from Southsea to Ryde. The service operates every 30 minutes with an hourly service in Winter.
Vehicles can be left for the duration of the stay in the large council-run car park at the Southsea terminal. The Priory Bay Hotel is a 10-minute taxi journey from the harbour.