This family-run site is set in a stunning location on the south-west coast of the island in…
The Sun Inn at Hulverstone
“Village-edge inn in stunning location”
HULVERSTONE, ISLE OF WIGHT
All flagstones, floorboards, beams, settles and wood-burners, this lovely ancient thatched pub occupies an enviable position in the gently rolling countryside towards the western tip of the island. With fabulous English Channel views from the pleasant garden here, customers can enjoy a wide variety of ales and choose from a menu that has something for everyone. Expect to find moules marinière, home-made Ventnor crab cake; seafood mixed grill; vegetable lasagne; and 10oz rump steak with all the trimmings, whilst the specials board highlights the pie of the day. Gluten free-dishes are marked on the menu. There’s live music on Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
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Discover Isle of Wight
There’s a timeless quality to the Isle of Wight. For many it embodies the spirit and atmosphere of English seaside holidays. Small and intimate – at just 23 miles by 13 miles – it’s a great place to get away from it all. And with its mild climate, long hours of sunshine and colourful architecture, it has something of a continental flavour.
Explore the island’s varied coastline at any time of the year using the well-established Coast Path. Even in the depths of winter, the weather conditions are often favourable for walking. The island has more than 500 miles of public rights of way in all. There are numerous other things to do too. You could plan a week’s itinerary and not set foot on the beach. The island’s history is fascinating and it was long considered as a convenient stepping stone for the French in their plan to invade the UK mainland. Various fortifications – including Fort Victoria, Carisbrooke Castle and Yarmouth Castle – reflect its key strategic role in the defence of our coastline.
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