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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

Available for B&B 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 Continue reading →

Cowes Week 2019

Stay close to the action in 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 Continue reading →

Accommodation in Cowes for UKSA Course

Come and stay at The Caledon Guest House Cowes while on your course at the UKSA We are only an 8 min walk from UKSA and a 4 min walk to Red Ensign Training. We provide peaceful luxury in comfy ensuite rooms with free fast wifi, parking and a great breakfast each morning.  Most rooms have a desk for studying into the evening if you need or you are welcome to work in our dining rooms so you can spread out and get ready to pass your Continue reading →

Hassle free corporate bookings

No longer does one person have to do all the bookings, anyone in the team can arrange accommodation without the need to use company credit cards. Are you in charge of booking your company guests or corporate clients accommodation when they visit the Island? It can be both time consuming and difficult trying to arrange travel dates, arrival times and then the accounts team! We have taken some of the hassle out of the process with our new Corporate Membership package – once your company Continue reading →

Book Now Pay Later

Booking options We have updated our booking pages and now you can book your room and pay when you check out instead. Don't worry if you need us to take payment in advance if you are booking for a friend or work colleague we can do that too (just give us a shout and we will process it for you) If your plans are set in stone and you want to save a few pounds (10% discount)  you can also use our new non refundable Continue reading →

Restaurant Guide for Cowes, we are spoilt for choice!

We are very lucky in Cowes, there are lots of great places to eat and drink! It’s definitely worth booking ahead as they’re either very busy or quite tiny, either way they can get booked up quickly. Here we’ve put together a list of our favourites, most of them have menus on their websites to peruse… Coast – Website  – see our review – always busy, just had a great refurb – you must book in advance. North House , luxury hotel and restaurant  – Website – decadant food, wine Continue reading →

Taxis in Cowes

If you are staying at The Caledon Guest House in Cowes and need to arrange a taxi to or from work or a wedding, then here are a few local firms you can call. TJ Taxis (Cowes)  – 01983 520274 or 07768 426645 Cowes Taxis – 01983 294444 A1 Cars (Cowes) – 01983 295566 Rounsevell Taxis, East Cowes – 01983 280800 ASAP Taxis (Newport) – 01983 522222 Ryde Taxis (Ryde) – 01983 811111 We really would recommend that you try and book in advance, as it Continue reading →