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The Grange Isle of Wight B&B

Frequently Asked Questions

The Grange The Isle of Wight Guests Fees Schedule Travel


What do you offer at The Grange?
We provide short breaks by the sea that can be simply enjoyed on a bed & breakfast basis. There are also options to take part in a variety of weekend courses from creative writing to yoga and salsa. We also offer health and beauty treatments as well as one-to-one tuition in yoga, writing, art and life coaching.

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Why did you choose to set up The Grange on the Isle of Wight?
The Isle of Wight is a beautiful green island just two hours journey from London. Crossing the water feels like a clear break away from everyday routines. The island itself, despite its laid-back style, is a hotbed of activity. There are outdoor sports and activities as well as the many island festivals such as walking, cycling, sailing and music. Check our Links page to see what's going on locally. The Grange is in Shanklin on the south east coast of the island, which boasts the best weather in the UK so it's a welcoming destination all year round.

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Is it suitable for single people or for those travelling on their own?
Yes, it's the sort of place you can feel comfortable right away with its friendly, easy-going atmosphere. The weekend courses, in particular, give an opportunity to meet like-minded people and make new connections.

Does The Grange attract a particular age range?
If you would like to relax, unwind, have some fun, meet great people and maybe learn something new, then age is irrelevant and you're always welcome at The Grange.

Can The Grange cater for special dietary requirements?
We can and do cater for vegitarians, gluten free, allergies, etc. Please call 01983 867 644 or email with any requirements if you book online or mention when booking by phone.

Are children welcome at The Grange?
The answer is yes, although there are courses that are not suitable for children. Please call to check before booking. We can recommend childcare if required and we have cots and high chairs available for use.

Can I bring my pets? What is the smoking policy?
We regret that we can't take pets and we also request no smoking anywhere indoors.

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On the Courses page, you include a price beside each date. What does it include?
Prices include course fees and VAT. Book accommodation on a bed & breakfast basis for now and we will be in touch with you to check your dinner requirements.

Do you offer any discounts?
Yes, if you are a past course participant of either The Grange or Skyros you are entitled to a 20% discount on the course fees and this is taken into account by our secure online booking system.

Do I need to pay these fees in full when I book?
No, you can secure your place with a deposit of £50.00 payable by cheque or credit/debit card with the balance payable on departure.

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What is the schedule for a typical weekend including courses?

4.00pm onwards:Arrival
7.30pm:Dinner and introductions

8.00 - 10.00am:Breakfast
10.30am - 12.30pm:Courses
5.00pm - 7.00pm:Courses

8.00 - 10.00am:Breakfast
10.30am - 12.30pm:Courses


How do I reach The Grange?
The simplest way is by train as you can book a ticket direct to Shanklin including the 15-minute journey by catamaran from Portsmouth Harbour. See Getting There on our Locations page which will give you access to National Rail online bookings as well as Wightlink and Red Funnel ferries if you choose to travel by car.

We are always pleased to receive feedback so if you have any other questions or comments for us, then do let us know by sending an email to or by calling us on 01983 867 644.

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