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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

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 rates. Same 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 →

Osborne Horse Trials

We are really looking forward to the Osborne Horse Trials on the 25th & 26th July just over the river from us at the wonderful Osborne House. Check out all the information you need on their website & don’t forget to book a room with us now! Mark & Andrea

Two Elements – Bike and Paddle Board Hire

We are super super pleased to have these guys down the road from us now offering Paddle Board and Mountain Bike hire in Cowes on the Isle of Wight. Check out their great website – www.twoelements.co.uk – for guides of where to go and what to do, as well as all the prices etc They will deliver up to us at The Caledon if you ask and they can stay safe and secure in our bike store overnight if you rent for more than 1 day. Check out Continue reading →

Come and cycle the Isle of Wight

Come and cycle the Isle of Wight and stay with us at The Caledon Guest House in Cowes. Really convenient location right on the round the island cycle route with secure cycle storage, beautiful rooms and great local breakfast. We are a super base from which to complete the famous Isle of Wight Randonnee (Round the Island cycle route) or take on any other part of the many cycle paths and trails the Isle of Wight has to offer. Bring your bike over on the Continue reading →

Coast Bar and Dining Room Cowes

Without doubt the most popular place to eat and drink in Cowes, Coast bar and Dining Room guarantees a buzzing atmosphere! Great food and wine with friendly service in a relaxed setting. Booking recommended as its always busy whatever the day of the week. On our last visit there for a friend’s birthday, Mark had an excellent Bembridge crab and chilli risotto and I really enjoyed my Pork Fillet in Orchard Pig Cider & Mustard Sauce. I am also a fan of sharing a selection of their Continue reading →

Check Out Time

Our usual check out time at The Caledon is 10.30am, which we hope you will find allows plenty of time for a leisurely breakfast before you depart. If however you would like to stay a while longer and have that well deserved lie in, you can extend your check out time to 1pm for just £10. To choose this option when booking on our website, simply select Late Check Out on the Booking Extras page (after you have selected your room). If you have already booked then Continue reading →