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Fountain Hotel Isle of Wight
Fountain Hotel Isle of Wight

High Street, Cowes PO31 7AW

3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (108 reviews)

Situated by the sea, this inn is within a 5-minute walk of Cowes Harbour, Island Sailing Club, and Cowes Maritime Museum. …

£60
The Caledon
The Caledon

59 Mill Hill Road, Cowes PO31 7EG

3.0 out of 5.0
4.8 out of 5 (23 reviews)

Situated in Cowes, this guesthouse is within a 10-minute walk of Cowes Maritime Museum and Cowes Harbour. Island Sailing Club …

£79
North House
North House

30-32 Sun Hill, isle of Wight PO31 7HY

4.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Cowes, this bed & breakfast is within a 5-minute walk of Island Sailing Club and Royal London Yacht Club. Cowes …

£100
Best Western New Holmwood Hotel
Best Western New Holmwood Hotel

Queens Road Egypt Point, Cowes PO31 8BW

3.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (27 reviews)

Located in the heart of Cowes, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Cowes Beach and Island Sailing Club. Cowes Harbour an …

£90
Bank Cottage B&B
Bank Cottage B&B

Dodnor Lane, Newport PO30 5TD

3.0 out of 5.0
5 out of 5 (4 reviews)

Situated in Newport, this bed & breakfast is within 3 mi (5 km) of St. Thomas Church, Seaclose Park, and Military History …

£75
Newport Quay Bed and Breakfast
Newport Quay Bed and Breakfast

41 Quay Street, Newport PO30 5BA

3.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (5 reviews)

Situated in Newport, this bed & breakfast is within a 15-minute walk of St. Thomas Church and Seaclose Park. Carisbrooke …

£70
Castle Lodge Guest House
Castle Lodge Guest House

54 Castle Road, Newport PO30 1DP

3.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (56 reviews)

Situated in Newport, this guesthouse is within 1 mi (2 km) of Carisbrooke Castle and St. Thomas Church. Seaclose Park and Owl …

£60
Hamble Retreat Boutique Bed and Breakfast
Hamble Retreat Boutique Bed and Breakfast

86 Newtown Road, Southampton SO31 9GB

4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (2 reviews)

Situated in Southampton, this bed & breakfast is within 6 mi (10 km) of Solent Business Park, Bursledon Windmill, and Manor …

£90
The Bugle Hotel
The Bugle Hotel

The Square, Fareham PO14 4AF

2.5 out of 5.0
3.1 out of 5 (50 reviews)

Situated in Fareham, this inn is 0.8 mi (1.2 km) from Titchfield Abbey and within 3 mi (5 km) of Westbury Manor Museum and …

£78
Little Idyll
Little Idyll

Main Road, Newport PO30 4NW

4.0 out of 5.0
4.8 out of 5 (25 reviews)

Situated in Newport, this bed & breakfast is 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Calbourne Water Mill and 3 mi (4.9 km) from Yarmouth Castle …

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Pocket Guide: Cowes Cowes Maritime Museum Hotels

Located in the Solent, on the south coast of England, the Isle of Wight is a uniquely popular holiday destination for those with a love of all things nautical. The entire island is peppered with stunning beaches and picturesque harbours, but undoubtedly the hub of yachting activity is in the northern town of Cowes. Those looking for an insight into the town's heritage can find exactly that in Beckford Road's Cowes Maritime Museum. There are also plenty of exquisite hotels and B&Bs in town, to complete the perfect trip.

Cowes Maritime Museum

The Cowes Maritime Museum is located in the centre of town within Cowes Library. The museum was started back in the 1970s, thanks to the passion and effort of a number of the library staff at the time. Today, the museum's collection consists of ample models and photographs which detail the history of shipbuilding industry in Cowes and across the Isle of Wight.

Continue the Learning

Visitors who are particularly taken with the collection at the Cowes Maritime Museum can find further stimulation across the water in the East Cowes Classic Boat Museum. This similarly themed museum is home to more than 40 boats that can help shed some light on trends and techniques used, as well as the history of yacht making on the island.

Unwind in Lovely Cowes

A visit to Cowes isn't all about learning, though. There's also a bustling yet quaint high street, not to mention the breath-taking views which virtually surround the north coast town. The pedestrianised centre is filled with cute cafés and independent shops. Head to the town's northern edge to find spectacular views across the Solent, as well as a modest beach.

Hotels near the Maritime Museum

With many of the best hotels on the Isle of Wight located in or around Cowes, visitors can't go far wrong when choosing a place to stay. The northern edge of town is lined with spectacular historic buildings, many of which offer views across the Solent, to the mainland. Closer to the town centre, visitors can choose from a number of small guesthouses, many of which offer views out across the River Medina.

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