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Accommodation Deals

  • Classic Cottages

  • The Royal Esplanade Hotel

  • The Seaview Hotel

  • The Pilot Boat Inn

  • 10% off at Inns of Distinctions

Classic Cottages

Classic Cottages have over 170 exclusive properties on the Isle of Wight, all handpicked and inspected by our team of local experts. From dog friendly cottages with private gardens to stunning family holiday homes with a swimming pool, we have a collection of properties for the perfect holiday. Check out our webcams in Freshwater and Ryde and start dreaming of your next island getaway.

Hovertravel offer Classic Cottages guests an exclusive 20% discount so why not save on your carbon footprint by leaving the car at home and take the hovercraft across the Solent.

How to Book

Simply book your Classic Cottages break and you'll receive a promo code to book with your discount online. 

Terms & Conditions
  • Accommodation bookings are to be made through Classic Cottages
  • 20% discount only applied to standard adult & child period returns
  • Discount only available for the number of guests on the Classic Cottages booking confirmation
  • Discount only available on the day of travel of travel from our Southsea terminal
  • Discount only available for travel on check in date.
  • Standard Hovertravel booking terms and conditions apply
  • Hovertravel reserve the right to change or withdraw the offer at anytime

Fly & Stay at the Royal Esplanade

The Royal Esplanade Hotel is situated in the attractive seaside town of Ryde and overlooks the Solent. With seventy rooms available it also boasts Harry's Bar, Brasseries and Lounge.  Great food, comfortable and spacious rooms, friendly staff await you at The Royal Esplanade.  


The Isle of Wight has so much to offer throughout the year from its miles and miles of coastal walks, sandy beaches, many Areas of Outstanding Beauty, attractions, historic houses and castles.  Plus, it is famous for its local produce including garlic, asparagus, meats and dairy which many Chefs use with passion in the vast array of fine dining, gastro and boutique restaurants available on the Island.


This special Fly & Stay combined deal includes your discounted Hovertravel tickets and overnight stay from just £61 per person.

How To Book

Booking is just a call a way on 01983 562549 or email on info@royalesplanadehotel.co.uk, simply request the Hover Fly & Stay deal to get your Hovertravel discount.

Terms & Conditions apply.

The Seaview Hotel

The Seaview Hotel Restaurant and Bar is a rare example of a unique independent British coastal hotel.


Located on the north-east Isle of Wight in the picturesque sailing village of Seaview it is very close to the Victorian town of Ryde. Seaview has a nostalgic feel as if not much has changed since the Fifties.


In the summer, the Solent is teaming with pretty boats and out of season there's an unspoiled singular charm to the place. There's plenty of pretty walks along the coast and the Island is also renowned for good cycling.

Travel Offer

Combine and save when you book a Fly & Stay package from only £120 per night including Breakfast!


Simply call The Seaview Hotel on 01983 612711 or E-mail and request the Hovertravel Fly & Stay package. 

Terms & Conditions
  • Fly & Stay package must be book directly with The Seaview Hotel
  • Package subject to availability
  • Standard Hovertravel & The Seaview Hotel terms & conditions apply
  • Hovertravel reserve the right to amend or remove this offer at anytime

The Pilot Boat Inn, The Lodge on the Marsh & Zephyr Cottage

The Pilot Boat Inn - Bembridge

The Pilot Boat Inn boasts five bedrooms with en suite shower rooms, three overlooking the front with sea glimpses and two to the rear of the property.  The pub is close to the harbour, village shops and beautiful dog friendly beaches.   All  rooms have comfortable beds and good quality white linen and towels. Book here

Zephyr Cottage - Seaview 

Close to the shops, restaurants, pubs, sailing club and beach, the cottage offers self contained bed and breakfast accommodation.  A continental style breakfast is provided for your stay.  It is the perfect place to enjoy a few days by the sea or from which to explore the Island.  You can stay in the cottage for one or more nights.  Sleeps two adults and one child in two bedrooms. Book here

The Lodge on the Marsh - Brading

The Lodge offers self contained bed and breakfast accommodation.  The wooden cabin overlooks the internationally renowned RSPB nature reserve at Brading Marshes.  This is a popular area for cyclists, walkers, horseriding, photographers, bird watchers and wildlife enthusiasts.  There is also a private hide in the garden which guests can use to watch the wildlife and birds living on the Marshes. Book here


50% off Period Return Flights

Book to stay at the Pilot Boat Inn, The Lodge on the Marsh or Zephyr Cottage and receive a 50% discount off your return flight to the Isle of Wight!

  • Simply E-mail business@hovertravel.com with your accommodation booking and a contact number
  • One of our customer care team will then call you to process your booking. 
Terms & Conditions
  • Discount only valid for travel on check in & check out dates
  • Discount only valid for number of guest booked
  • Discount must be pre-booked via business@hovertravel.com team
  • Standard Hovertravel booking terms and conditions apply
  • Not valid in conjunction with any other offer
  • Hovertravel reserve the right to amend or change the offer at anytime without notice

Inns of Distinction

Receive 10% off of your accommodation at Inns of Distinction when you fly with Hovertravel

To receive this fantastic offer, just quote HOVERTRAVEL when you call to book your stay on 01983 873572. Alternatively you can produce your Hovertravel valid ticket to any of the Inns to have 10% taken off your accommodation bill if you book at any 3 venues.

For more information on these beautiful venues and what they have to offer, please visit www.innsofdistinction.co.uk

Terms & Conditions
  • A minimum of a two night stay is required over a weekend
  • When calling to book a non-refundable deposit of £25.00 is payable to secure the booking
  • 10% discount is applied to accommodation only
  • If cancelled within 48 hours of arrival full payment of booking would be due
  • Check-in times are between 15:00 - 21:00
  • Offer not valid over IOW Festival period or Bank Holidays