Our brand new Cycle Store is now ready for action!

Our brand new Cycle Store is now ready for action! We are very pleased to now be able to offer free, secure and I might add, very stylish bike storage for our lovely guests and their bikes. Whether you decide to bring your own bike, or hire one locally, The Caledon Guest House is perfectly suited to look after you. The store holds up to 12 bikes, each in individual lockable racks, so groups and individuals are easily catered for. Take a look at our Continue reading →

Cycling the Isle of Wight: fine foods and easy rides

Cycling the Isle of Wight: fine foods and easy rides The Caledon is in The Guardian! Who’d have thought it?! We have a very small but oh so exciting mention in The Guardian! Never mind the fabulous article on cycling on the Isle of Wight, and all the great things it will do for tourism here on our sunny isle, just head straight to the bottom to find us! Just kidding….in all seriousness, this is something we are really excited about. Isle of Wight Tourism Continue reading →

Isle of Wight County Show 2014

The Isle of Wight County Show 2014 Another fabulous sunny weekend at The Isle of Wight County Show. Great to find out more about Island country life and farming and see so many animals up close and personal, who knew bulls were sooo enormous??? Lovely food stalls, rides for the kids, dog show, ponies, falconry display and show jumping! One for the diary next year 🙂 For more info, go to Royal Isle of Wight Agricultural Society website www.riwas.org.uk The Caledon Guest Housewww.the-caledon.co.uk

A great day out at Carisbrooke Castle!

A great day out at Carisbrooke Castle! We really enjoyed ourselves at Carisbrooke Castle over the school holidays. Set amongst stunning scenery, the castle is beautifully preserved with something for everyone. Our kids particularly loved the wall walk which goes all around the walls of the castle, the donkeys and the seemingly bottomless well – throw in a penny and wait for the splash, it takes ages! Come and stay with us at The Caledon Guest House in Cowes, just 15 mins drive away. Have a read Continue reading →

Silver jewellery making course

If you’re looking for something different to do while you’re here on our lovely Island, why not try a silver jewellery making day with the lovely Lauren at Little Joy Workshop in Ryde.  Set in a beautiful studio, just off the high street, Lauren is super friendly and talks you through every aspect of silversmithing. My mum and I went together, we were complete beginners and it was a lovely, relaxing way to spend the day.  We both thought that the course was brilliant value for money Continue reading →