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The Kitchen IOW – Hamper Workshops – Every Thursday in October 2020

The Kitchen IOW is the merging of two established Island food loving business women to bring you a host of catering know-how along with bespoke cooking workshops in our Kitchen in Cowes. Having baked from a very young age with her Grandparents Immy knew she wanted to go into the profession. Taking baked goods into school her mind was set when a teacher requested that Immy make her Wedding Cake for her at just 14 years of age. Fast forward 6 years and Immy set Continue reading →

Amazing cycling on the Isle of Wight

If cycling is your thing, then there's no place quite like the Isle of Wight. There are sooo many beautiful country roads, bridleways and paths to explore and the views are stunning. Here are a few pics of our ride at sunrise this morning around Wellow on the west of the island, it was sooo worth getting up early for :) At The Caledon we have a fantastic 12 bike secure storage with semi vertical racks and combination code lock so you can access your Continue reading →

Gift Vouchers

Stay Safe – Dream Online – Visit Us Later If you would like to buy travel vouchers for friends and family (or yourself) to stay with us at a later date then do get in touch. We will top up what you spend by 10% as a thank you for your support. Email stay@the-caledon.co.uk, call on 01983 293599, whatsapp on 01983 293599 or facebook messenger Once purchased we will top up your voucher with by 10% and give you a code to use on our Continue reading →

Northwood House, Cowes

Northwood House looking beautiful in the autumn sunshine ☀️ Just a 10 minute walk from The Caledon, Northwood House and it’s surrounding park is well worth a stop off for a peaceful stroll among it’s beautiful trees, once considered ‘the finest collection of evergreens in England’. Host to weddings, parties and events such as The Isle of Wight Literary Festival, the Wight Proms, and the fabulous Isle of Wight Gin Festival bar during Cowes Week! #northwoodhousecowes #isleofwightwalks #bedandbreakfastcowes #thecaledoncowes #cowes #coweshistory #isleofwightliteraryfestival #wightproms #isleofwightginfestival #cowesweek History of Northwood House, Cowes The Ward family held the estate Continue reading →

Leave your car at home

There is no need to bring your car when you visit us in Cowes on the Isle of Wight – in fact we highly recommend that you don’t bother at all, as its faster and greener to leave it at home. Grab a train down to Southampton Central station and jump on the Quayconnect bus which will take you down to the Red Jet terminal. It’s then a hop over the water to West Cowes and a 5 min stroll up the road to us. Continue reading →

Round the Island Race 2019

Having had a long standing booking with sponsors for over 7 years we are finally able to offer bed and breakfast accommodation over the Round the Island Race Weekend (29th June 2019) Being less than 5 minute walk to both Shepards Wharf & Cowes Yacht Haven we are ideal for those looking for a more relaxed and luxurious nights sleep before the big day We do have a 2 night minimum stay requirement and are booking up fast so please do book online or call Continue reading →

Cowes Week 2019

We have two options at The Caledon - you can book the whole house for self-catering rental - this is £12'100 for 8 nights of Cowes week 2019 Alternatively we will be taking bed and breakfast bookings for Lendy Cowes Week 2019 from the the end of April if the whole house is not booked. As it is always so so busy in Cowes we are only taking bookings for at least 7 nights starting on Friday or Saturday 9th/10th August 2019. So if you want to Continue reading →