Priory Bay Hotel, Isle of Wight

Located on the Isle of Wight between the popular east coast villages of Seaview and Bembridge and set within the idyllic and peaceful woodland, Priory Bay is surrounded by spectacular sea views.

Within the 70-acre estate there stands a medley of beautifully restoredbuildings, and leisure facilities that include a six-hole golf course, tennis courts, croquet, private beach, outdoor swimming pool, woodlands and landscaped gardens, giving the hotel an aspirational "beach and country club" quality.

Local Produce

“Food is one of the main reasons to visit Priory Bay” Daily Express

This country retreat that was builtoriginally by medieval monks, Tudor farmers and Georgian gentry, remaining a picture of modern English elegance. Priory Bay also provide an incredible culinary experience. The chefs in the Priory Bay restaurant use the finest seasonal ingredients, whether foraged, farmed or fished they are passionate about local produce.

Ideal Venue for any Occasion

The hotel’s enviable location ” nestled atop a small valley overlooking the sea ” and beautiful scenery makes it ideal for weddings, corporate events, film and advertising shoots, product launches, and VIP hospitality.

As well as the unbridled comfort of the seven principal rooms, nine classicrooms and two family rooms within the main house, Priory Bay Hotel also offers two Tithe Barns (sleeping four adults and two children). Priory Bay also features self-catering houses and cottages that provide further accommodation, housing almost 100 in total.

“You don’t have to get on a plane to find a slice of paradise” London Evening Standard

Conference Facilities

The hotel has accommodation for up to 50 guests and a range of seminar rooms with capacity of 50 - 100 delegates. With various breakout rooms the Priory Bay Hotel can provide a different approach for your corporate event.

Exclusive Use Wedding Venue

Priory Bay hold a licence to hold civil weddings. We also offer exclusive use of the hotel. You and your wedding party can take the whole hotel as your own and we will tailor make a package to suit your requirements.

Select either a civil ceremony with champagne and canapes on the lawn, a spectacular wedding breakfast produced by our award winning kitchen team or just a small private dinner in the unique Regency Island Room.
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Sat Nav postcode: PO33 1YA

1) On leaving the ferry terminal follow the signs to Ryde, through Wootton and over the traffic lights at the Fishbourne Car Ferry turning. Then go to 4a


2) Take a left out of the ferry terminal and follow the signs to Newport. At the first main roundabout in Newport take the 3rd exit (A3020 - signposted Ryde). Take the left-hand sliproad off the dual carriageway (signposted Ryde). At the next roundabout take the right-hand exit (signposted Ryde). Stay on this road through Wootton and over the traffic lights at the Fishbourne Car Ferry turning. Then go to 4a.

3) Turn left onto the esplanade, keep left when opposite the Castle Hotel. Follow the road along the seafront and up the hill. At the mini-roundabout, take the first left (signposted Puckpool, Pondwell and Seaview) (B3330). Then go to 4b.


4) On leaving the ferry terminal turn right. At the first set of traffic lights, take a left (signposted Ryde) (A3054). Then go to 4a

4a) Follow this road for about 2 miles through Binstead. At the top of the hill, going into Ryde, there is a set of traffic lights with a left-hand filter, take the right-hand lane. Take the first left after the lights (signposted 'all through traffic') (B3330 - Argyll Street). Follow this road for just over a mile until you reach a T-junction. Turn right at the T-junction onto the A3055. At the next mini-roundabout take the first left (signposted Puckpool, Pondwell and Seaview) (B3330). Then go to 4b

4b) Stay on this road for 2.6 miles (through Nettlestone), ignore the signposts to Seaview. After Nettlestone, as you come down a hill, the sea will come into view. The road takes a sharp turn to the right. At this point, take a left into the entrance for the Priory Bay Hotel. At this turning there are also two Park Resorts Caravan Park signs. Go down the drive and take the left-hand fork signposted the Priory Bay Hotel.

Outstanding stay in every respect, very attentive and friendly staff, thank you all -
Mr Michael Brod

Great atmosphere with attentive staff-Beautiful surroundings too! Ms Lizzie Davey

This is one of the most luxurious hotels we've ever stayed in, we couldn't fault it in anyway Ms Susan Robinson
Osborne House - No trip to the island would be complete without a visit to this royal seaside palace where Queen Victoria lived with her beloved Prince Albert and their nine children.

Carisbrooke Castle - Visit one of the main tourist attractions in the Isle of Wight. Best known for the place where King Charles I was imprisoned.

Dinosaur Isle - Visit the muesum with over 1,000 fossils and collections

Ventnor Botanical Gardens - Ventnor Botanic Garden on the Isle of Wight has a subtropicaland exoticplant collection unrivalled elsewhere in the UK

Quarr Abbey - Visit theIsle of Wight's monastery.


Phone: 01983 613146

Fax: 01983 616539


Priory Bay Hotel
Priory Drive
Isle of Wight
PO34 5BU
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Rates from:
£160 in Classic Room
£200 in Principal Room

Rates during July, August & all Public Holidays including Easter, Christmas & New Year from:

£200 in Classic Room
£240 in Principal Room

Based on a stay of up to two nights mid-week, bed & breakfast for two adults sharing per room.