Getting Here

The Island is a great place to explore even without a car

On foot/sustainable transport

The hovercraft from Southsea ( and fastcat ( from Portsmouth Harbour  Station are around a 15 minute walk either up Spencer Road (costal path) or up through the town or a few minutes on the no9 bus alighting at St Vincent’s - we are working with our sustainable transport providers to offer you a discount on travel

Getting to Ryde using sustainable transport 

We thank you for arriving by sustainable transport (without a motor car) by offering an item of local produce (on receipt of travel ticket)

By car 

On the wightlink ferry from portsmouth to fishbourne and then a 10 minute drive  

Red funnel ferries ( from Southampton to East Cowes - discount codes available on request 

Drive towards Ryde, Gwydyr House is on the left after the Golf club and a row of houses and before Gwydyr Close



There is room for 2 cars directly in front of the house, one each side of the entrance to the left of the drive  

Electric Charging Point

There are a few electric charging points on the island, the closest is by the Hover car park in Ryde, 1.2 miles drive away.

Current Weather

Current Weather
Light Drizzle

dog friendly hotels in Ryde hotels with parking in Ryde


  • 200 year old stone cottages
  • Close to ferry, shops, bars and restaurants
  • Lovely dog and childen friendly gardens
  • Visited by Queen Victoria

Guest Comments

We’ve just returned from a 10 day stay at no2 Gwydyr House in Ryde. We had a fabulous stay in a very comfortable and convenient property. It was Close to the shops and beaches and easy access to anywh ...

Mel Sturgess-Bullock
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