Summer on the Isle of Wight


Discover one of the sunniest destinations in the UK, blessed with 60 miles of beaches and its very own Mediterranean microclimate.

Forget about the stress of airport security queues, the panic of finding your passport and the unexpected cost of booking in that extra bag - simply relax as Wightlink whisks you across the Solent to your tropical Island getaway.

Wightlink knows that plans can change, so book ahead with confidence with their Standard Vehicle Ticket, which is refundable and amendable at the click of a button.

Your tropical Island getaway

A hidden gem that's only 22 minutes away from the coast of Hampshire, the Isle of Wight has all the charm of any tropical island and there's no shortage of things to do.

If you're after a relaxing, sun-soaking break then you're in luck - there's a sandy beach around every comer. And if you want something a little more active, tackle over 200 miles of cycle routes and 500 miles of footpaths, most with stunning coastal views that will take your breath away.

Soak up some culture, too, with a visit to one of the Diamond Isle's many historical landmarks, including Queen Victoria's holiday home, a rocket testing site and, of course, the famous chalk stacks and lighthouse, The Needles.

Gardens Illustrated Reader Offer

Book ferry travel to the Isle of Wight with Wightlink and save 20% on tickets for foot passengers or 15% on tickets for cars.

To redeem the offer, click here.


Standard Wightlink terms and conditions apply. This offer is valid for Gardens Illustrated readers. Wightlink reserves the right to change or remove this offer.


Offer ends 31 December 2023.