Top 5 Holiday Parks on The Isle of Wight


Before you now rush off and book the ferry, take some time to look at our top 5 holiday parks on the Isle of Wight below. If you do feel like we may have missed one? Then please do let us know! We feature 5 great Isle of Wight caravan and lodge parks that offer something for everyone and we hope you enjoy our reviews.

The Isle of Wight sits just off the southern coast of England and is well worth a visit if you haven’t been already! There is lots to see, do and discover here with just about something for everyone! So why not get on board the ferry and forget about your daily grind as you head towards this wonderful island which has a been awarded  a Unesco Bioshere Reserve status.

Being surrounded on all sides by dramatic and beautiful coastline views, the Isle of Wight has many beautiful beaches to explore and a visit to ‘The Needles’ a must! You may even be lucky at the many fossil hunting spots. Of course, many people just visit for the Isle of Wight’s beautiful golden sandy beaches, the surf, hours of kayaking or more recently stand up paddle boarding. Not forgetting the traditional seaside fun such as rock pooling, building sandcastles and eating fish and chips finished off with a locally made ice cream.

Walkers joggers and cyclists can enjoy the varied landscapes across the island from it’s wind swept and exposed cliffs, secret and hidden coves, a variety of  beaches, green rolling hills, seaside resorts and mature woodlands. There’s plenty for the children to see and do throughout their stay with opportunities for games of crazy golf, bouncing, sliding and leaping off inflatable structures and landing safely into the water below at the Isle of Wight Aqua Park. Of course a trip to the Isle of Wight wouldn’t be complete without visiting the much visited and established family theme park Blackgang Chine, famous for being one of the oldest theme parks in the UK. Whilst parents may prefer a relaxing game of golf at one of the islands many golf courses, a walk around Ventnor Botanical Garden’s or relaxing with a drink in hand whilst deciding on which of the many different mouth-watering meals to have at a variety of established café’s, bars and restaurants across the island all serving the latest catch.

Top Isle of Wight West holiday parks

Ryde, Isle of Wight

Nodes Point is a well maintained top dog friendly holiday park only a stone’s throw away from the beach. Ideal if you wish to wake up smelling the fresh sea breezes before heading out for a refreshing coastal stroll, what better way to start a day! There’s many ways to stay which you can select from the great Parkdean Resorts website, including caravan and lodge accommodation, touring and camping pitches or even safari tent glamping.

There’s lots to do on the park itself with an indoor swimming pool, adventure playground and an amusement arcade.
Choose to eat at the Boathouse bar & restaurant or maybe the Harbour bar & deli before heading off to the entertainment venue for a variety of both family and children’s entertainment. There’s also a convenience store, takeaway and a Costa Coffee should you need a quick drink or snack. There’s many beautiful and picturesque beaches nearby such as Priory Bay Beach which facing eastwards is great to watch the morning sunrise.

Why is Nodes Point a Top Isle of Wight Caravan and Lodge Park?

  • Holiday homes available to purchase
  • Safari tents for a little camping luxury
  • Indoor swimming pool with water slides and paddling pool
  • Bar restaurant and family entertainment

Nodes Point Holiday Park
St Helens
Isle of Wight
PO33 1YA
Nodes Point Holiday Park

Nodes Point top Holiday Lodge park on the Isle of Wight

Ventnor, Isle of Wight

The Lakes Rookley is a child and pet friendly destination, which enjoys a roughly central location set amongst the Isle of Wight's picturesque rolling countryside making it a perfect base for exploring what the whole island has to offer. So whether it’s a sightseeing day out visiting the Needles, the Isle of Wights iconic natural coastal landmark, or a day out exploring the world in miniature at Godshill Model Village, you will never have far to drive before arriving back to your accommodation of choice.

There’s a fantastic choice from a range of caravans, an Island cottage and lakeside houses with options for those who enjoy a luxurious hot tub and pet friendly stays. The children can look forward to hours of fun at the adventure playground, the outdoor and indoor heated swimming pools, and a number of different water activities such as kayaking on the lake. They have a lovely lakeside bar and restaurant which serves a variety of meals to suit all tastes and a wonderful entertainment lounge which hosts a number of family based entertainment throughout the season.

Why is The Lakes Rookley a Top Holiday Park on the Isle of Wight?

  • Central island location making it a great place from which to explore the whole island
  • A variety of accommodation choices including private hot tubs
  • Lake activities such as kayaking to try
  • Pet friendly holiday park in the heart of the Isle of Wight

The Lakes Rookley
Main Rd
PO38 3LU
Tel: 0330 053 7000

The Lakes Rookley

Kayaking at the Lakes Rookley Holiday Park Isle of Wight

Near Shanklin, Isle of Wight

Lower Hyde Holiday Park is set within a beautiful woodland location and within driving distance to the popular and stunning golden sandy beaches of Sandown and Shanklin. Both ideal locations for swimming, sand castle building and walks along the esplanades searching for the perfect place for a locally made ice-cream.

This fantastic Parkdean Resort holiday park has both indoor and outdoor heated swimming pools offering fun activities such as kayaking, slide riding, aqua jets and inflatable Jet Ski rides. It also has an adventure playground, kids club and a multi sports court and if that wasn’t sufficient, you can always head over to their sister holiday park Languard Holiday Park and use their facilities too!

Here you can choose to stay in a range of different accommodation types such as a caravan holiday home, or maybe consider one of their chalets which are ideal for extended families or groups of people. You can of course bring your own accommodation and select a touring pitch if you prefer to spend the evening under the stars, or chose to glamp in style in one of their safari tents! With places to eat, drink and enjoy family entertainment this holiday park would be a great choice for your stay on the Isle of White.

What Makes Lower Hyde Holiday Park a Top Holiday Pakr on the Isle of Wight?

  • A sister holiday park to use their facilities
  • Close to two popular Isle of Wight beaches
  • Indoor and outdoor swimming pools and an amusement arcade for great entertainment
  • Holiday home ownership available

Lower Hyde Holiday Park
Near Shanklin
Isle of Wight
PO37 7LL
Lower Hyde Holiday Park

A Family riding Bikes along a Wooded Pathway

Totland Bay, Isle of Wight

The Bay Colwell Holiday Park has an idyllic beachside location which is perfect for watching glorious sunsets each evening. What could be better after an exciting day, spent splashing about in the beautiful coloured waters around the west coast of The Isle of Wight?

If swimming pools and hot tubs are more your thing then that’s all good too! With an indoor heated swimming pool and accommodation including private hot tubs, this holiday park is a great place to base yourself in order to explore what the island has to offer. There’s an indoor soft play area for the children and a dog friendly coffee house for the adults to sit down, catch up and relax in.

Choose from a beach lodge ideal for both couples or smaller families, or a cottage which can accommodate up to 6 people with no need to leave the dog at home either as they also have dog friendly options!  With places to enjoy great meals locally and great days out to places like The Needles only a very short drive away, this holiday park is a great place to consider for your next Isle of Wight adventure.

Why is The Bay Colwell a Great Isle of Wight Park for Families?

  • West coast of the Isle of Wight perfect for watching the sunsets
  • Dog friendly holiday park with dog friendly accommodation available
  • Holiday home ownership available should you find this your ideal location
  • Indoor heated swimming pool and accommodation with hot tubs

The Bay Colwell
Fort Warden Rd
Totland Bay
PO39 0DA
Tel: 0330 053 7000
The Bay Colwell Holiday Park

A Beach on the Isle of Wight

Bembridge, Isle of Wight

If you love to stay with Away Resorts but require a holiday park with more facilities and activities than the previously mentioned at Colwell Bay, then consider Whitecliff Bay Holiday Park which is located on the eastern side of the island and one of our favourite Away Resorts parks. This fantastic holiday park, has it’s own access to a dog friendly sandy beach below, and also has a  great selection of accommodation and is only a few miles south of Bembridge.

Whitecliff Bay Holiday Park is set in amongst the rolling green hills and woodlands of the Isle of Wight yet also enjoying coastal views. There’s lots to do onsite with both an indoor and outdoor swimming pool, an adventure golf course and an adventure playground. There is more than one venue where you can enjoy good food and refreshing drinks onsite and it even has a beach café where you can relax whilst listening to the waves roll up the shore. If you do prefer to cook your own meals, there is an onsite store which sells the essentials. Throughout the season there is entertainment and activities put on such as creative activities for children, games of bingo and live music.

Accommodation at Whitecliff Bay Holiday Park ranges from camping pitches to caravan holiday homes as well as chalets and lodges with some benefiting from private hot tubs. They also have a selection of new and pre-loved holiday homes to purchase should you wish to consider this wonderful holiday park beside the sea.

Why is Whitecliff Bay a Top Caravan and Lodge Park on the Isle of Wight?

  • Lots of entertainment and activities for all ages on site
  • Beachside café near to the dog friendly beach nearby
  • New and pre loved holiday homes to consider starting your holiday home ownership adventure
  • Indoor and outdoor swimming pools

Whitecliff Bay Holiday Park
Hillway Road
Isle of Wight
PO35 5PL
Tel: 0330 053 7000
Whitecliff Bay Holiday Park

Whitecliff Bay Caravan and Lodge Park on the Isle of Wight