Hotels and B&B's near Sailing Regatta

Master Builder's House Hotel

SO42 7XB, Beaulieu, Bucklers Hard

Set on the banks of the Beaulieu River within New Forest National Park, this hotel offers an AA Rosette restaurant and luxurious rooms, just 10 minutes’ drive from Beaulieu Palace. Master Builder's House Hotel has... read more

771 reviews 7.9
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£ 99.00

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Fountain Inn by Greene King Inns

PO31 7AW, Cowes, High Street

The Fountain Inn overlooks the River Medina and has harbour views from its al fresco dining area. It offers free Wi-Fi, a good breakfast and live music on most Friday and Saturday nights. Located in... read more

785 reviews 7.6
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£ 1.00

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Lakeside Park Hotel & Spa

PO33 4LJ, Ryde, High Street

Overlooking a 20-acre lake, and in 17 acres of grounds, this 4-star hotel has an indulgent spa and free Wi-Fi throughout the building. Lakeside Park Hotel offers dining options with picturesque views. All of the... read more

597 reviews 7.7
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£ 176.00

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The Union Inn

PO31 7QH, Cowes, Watchouse Lane

The Union Inn is the oldest pub in Cowes, offering individually styled boutique rooms just a 5-minute walk from the bustling marina. It has a bar and a restaurant serving traditional home-cooked food. With a... read more

399 reviews 7
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£ 59.00

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The Caledon Guest House

PO31 7EG, Cowes, 59 Mill Hill Road

Situated in Cowes on the Isle of Wight, The Caledon Guest House boasts free Wi-Fi and free private parking. This family run Victorian house is just 5 minutes’ walk from the bustling town centre. The... read more

121 reviews 9.3
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£ 85.00

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Ward Avenue B&B

PO318AY, Cowes, 24 Ward Avenue

Ward Avenue B&B is just 5 minutes’ walk from Cowes High Street and its port, where ferries leave for Southampton. This charming guest house offers attractive rooms and a full English breakfast. The bright rooms... read more

506 reviews 9.3
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£ 65.00

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BEST WESTERN New Holmwood Hotel

PO31 8BW, Cowes, 65 Queen's Road

Set in Cowes, Isle of Wight region, BEST WESTERN New Holmwood Hotel is situated 3.5 km from Osborne House.

592 reviews 8.7
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£ 75.83

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The Woodvale

PO31 8LE, Cowes, 1 Princes Esplanade

With beautiful sea views from the esplanade in Cowes, The Woodvale provides stylish accommodation on the Isle of Wight’s northern coast. With a bar and restaurant offering fine dining, this hotel serves a full English... read more

269 reviews 8.6
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£ 80.00

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Prince of Wales

PO32 6JT, East Cowes, York Avenue, East Cowes

In East Cowes on the Isle of Wight, the Prince of Wales is opposite Osborne House, the former home of Queen Victoria. A 3-minute drive from the ferry terminal linking the island to the UK... read more

268 reviews 7.2
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£ 69.00

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Calverts Hotel - Newport Isle of Wight

PO30 5BA, Newport, Quay Street, Newport, Isle of Wight

Built in 1732, Calverts Hotel - Newport Isle of Wight is located in central Newport on the Isle of Wight, just a 1-minute walk from the High Street. Car Ferry. Call us and book direct... read more

331 reviews 6.8
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£ 1.00

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Villa Rothsay Hotel

PO31 8DF, Cowes, 29 Baring Rd

Offering views of the nearby sailing boats, Villa Rothsay Hotel is located in Cowes, Isle of Wight. Free WiFi access is available, as well as free parking. Each room here will provide you with a... read more

265 reviews 9.1
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£ 1.00

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The Wheatsheaf Hotel

PO30 1SG, Newport, 16 Saint Thomas Square, Newport

Originally a coaching inn dating back to the 17th century, The Wheatsheaf Hotel is situated in the centre of Newport on the Isle Of Wight. It boasts original features and a traditional dining experience for... read more

629 reviews 6.7
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£ 59.00

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One Holyrood Hotel & Cafe

PO30 5AU, Newport, 1-2 One Holyrood street, Isle of Wight

Situated in Newport, within 1.5 km of Carisbrooke Castle and 7 km of Osborne House, One Holyrood Hotel & Cafe offers accommodation with a garden, free WiFi. Featuring a shared lounge, this property also offers... read more

406 reviews 8.8
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£ 80.00

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Charter House

PO30 1SL, Newport, 14A Saint Thomas' Square

Set in Newport and with Portsmouth Harbour reachable within 20 km, Charter House offers express check-in and check-out, non-smoking rooms, a restaurant, free WiFi throughout the property and a bar. Featuring family rooms, this property... read more

334 reviews 7.4
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£ 69.00

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The Anchor Inn

PO31 7SA, Cowes, The Anchor 1-3 High Street

Boasting a restaurant, bar, garden and free WiFi, The Anchor Inn is set in Cowes, 22 km from Portsmouth Harbour and 27 km from Mary Rose Museum. All guest rooms in the inn are fitted... read more

353 reviews 7.9
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£ 1.00

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62 Solent Village

PO31 8NJ, Cowes, Thorness Bay Thorness Lane,

Situated 29 km from Portsmouth Harbour, 62 Solent Village features accommodation with a restaurant, a bar and a kids' club for your convenience. Both WiFi and private parking are accessible at the holiday park free... read more

79 reviews 9.2
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£ 100.00

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Private Holiday home in calm site

PO33 4LA, Wootton Bridge, Firestone Cops Road, Kite Hill Farm n. 33

Featuring lake views, Private Holiday home in calm site provides accommodation with a patio and a kettle, around 19 km from Mary Rose Museum. Set 14 km from Portsmouth Harbour, the property offers a garden... read more

29 reviews 8.5
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£ 1.00

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Mayfield 5

PO33 3PR, Ryde, 5 Mayfield Road

Featuring garden views, Mayfield 5 features accommodation with a patio and a kettle, around 16 km from Portsmouth Harbour. Set 2.2 km from Ryde Beach, the property offers a garden and free private parking. This... read more

6 reviews 9.3
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£ 1.00

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Lovely modern newly decorated 1 bed Studio

PO30 5AU, Newport, 7-8 Holyrood Street

Lovely modern newly decorated 1 bed Studio is located in Newport, 20 km from Portsmouth Harbour, 25 km from Mary Rose Museum, and 30 km from Port Solent. The apartment is 49 km from Chichester... read more

3 reviews 7.7
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£ 1.00

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Cameo Cottage

SO45 1BG, Calshot, Bus Drove

Situated in Calshot with Calshot Beach nearby, Cameo Cottage features accommodation with free WiFi and free private parking. All units feature a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom and a fully equipped kitchen. Guests at the... read more

6 reviews 10
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£ 1.00

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Events are easy to see from the shore


The Isle of Wight takes on a festival like atmosphere over the week, as it welcomes not only the boating crews and support staff but also up to 100,000 spectators eager to see the best in British boating competing for glory. The racing takes place in the Solent (the strait between England and the Isle of Wight) which is known for it’s tricky and challenging strong double tides, and this allows the sailors to showcase their technical skills while battling the elements.

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The majority of events are easy to see from the shore, which makes it a great event for families to attend as it is quite affordable. The pleasant weather makes it easy to pack a picnic and enjoy some The event attracts people from all walks of life, from royalty and celebrities through to the everyday yachting enthusiast. It’s a fun time to indulge in a bit of people spotting as well as watching the races! There are a variety of corporate tents set up and the festivities end with a spectacular fireworks show.

Places to Stay Isle of Wight


seafront hotel isle of wightAs you can imagine with all of these visitors, the limited accommodation on the Isle of Wight quickly becomes occupied so you need to plan ahead if you want to stay for a few nights. The party atmosphere extends long into the night, so while you can come for a day trip, it’s awesome to be able to stay longer and enjoy the chance to rub shoulders with the boat crews and other boating fans.

There are some beautiful historical hotels that you can stay at, as well as a range of bed and breakfasts that are eager t give visitors a real taste of Isle of Wight life. Some cheaper options include the caravan parks and campsites which are popular with families and bargain hunters. There is also a range of places to eat from affordable fish and chip shops to the highs of fine dining in some of the more sophisticated restaurants.

Many of accommodation venues on the Isle also offer pet-friendly accommodation, so this can be a great chance to share a break with your beloved pooch or adventurous kitty!

If you have been meaning to visit the Isle of Wight, Cowes Week is a perfect time to see the island at it’s best and get to witness professional sportspeople performing amazing tasks in their sport.We can offer you the cheapest rates for budget rooms beside Cowes Week races on the Isle of Wight. Accommodations can be found in Cowes, or nearby in Shanklin, Sandown, Ryde and Newport.

One of the nearest accommodations is the Union Inn. The Union Inn is the oldest pub in Cowes, offering individually styled boutique rooms just a 5-minute walk from the bustling marina. The ferry terminal is only 200 metres away, whilst many of the historic yacht clubs are also within a few minutes’ walk. Charming shops, pubs and restaurants surround the Inn.

Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week is traditionally held during the week beginning on the first Saturday after the last Tuesday in July.

In 2022 Cowes Week is being held from July 30th to August 06th, and is held on the area of water between southern England and the Isle of Wight.

Location of Cowes Week


The Races are held in Cowes, a town on the Isle of Wight.

Ferries to Cowes Week

Ferries to and from the island to Southampton port and the harbour of Lymington. From Southampton there are car ferries to East Cowes and Red Jet fast passenger ferries to Cowes. A Blue Funnel passenger service runs from Lymington throughout Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week.

Nearest International Airports ?

The nearest international airports are Southampton and Bournemouth Hurn Airport. All of the London airports are within easy reach by taxi car or train.

What to do and see


Osborne House (East Cowes, PO32 6JX, England): former home of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. Worth a visit plenty to keep adults and children interested and it has lots of free parking space.

Sir Max Aitken Museum (83 High Street, Cowes, England): museum showcasing a collection of interesting marine items and paintings.

Isle of Wight Military History Museum (490 Newport Road, Cowes PO31 8QU, England): military museum displaying tanks of all shapes and sizes.

St Mildred’s Church (Beatrice Avenue, Whippingham, England): small church close to Osbourne House.

The Classic Boat Museum (Albany Road, East Cowes PO32 6AA, England): museum close by the East Cowes Red Funnel Ferry terminal. Worthwhile if you like historic boats.