Overlooking the Solent the New Holmwood hotel is a great place
to relax and watch the ships sail by. Decorated to a high standard throughout the hotel offers all the facilities you need to make your stay and enjoyable one including an outdoor heated swimming pool with sun terrace and spa bath,restaurant, bar and three elegant lounges. the New Holmwood is only a short walk from the busy yachting Mecca of Cowes where you will find a variety of shops restaurants and bars.

The Spinnaker restaurant offers a great choice of freshly cooked cuisine, using locally sourced Isle of Wight produce where possible, to be enjoyed with the panoramic views of the Solent and all the ships that sail it.

With our sea facing lounge & restaurant and our two outdoor terraces all facing the water, there is plenty of space to enjoy our comfortable surroundings with a morning coffee or a glass of wine in the evening watching the magnificent sunsets at Gurnard, voted one of the best in the world.

We look forward to welcoming you and ensuring that your stay whether for business or pleasure, is both relaxing and enjoyable.

Dog Friendly Hotel

Our only Rules are: Not allowed in the Restaurant unless a Guide or Assisted Dog

Must be kept on lead while in public areas – Must Like Cuddles

Spinnaker Restaurant

Situated on the waters edge the BEST WESTERN New Holmwood Hotel & Restaurant enjoys spectacular sea views of both sailing & the famous sunset off Egypt Point. Our restaurant offers panoramic views of all the Solent and all the ships that sail it.

See more about the Spinnaker Restaurant and see latest special dinning offers

Open from 12pm – 2pm and 7pm – 9.30pm there is a daily Table d’hôte menu (lunch and dinner), Full A La Carte menu and a Bar Snack menu available daily.


The BEST WESTERN New Holmwood Hotel has 26 bedrooms all of which are non smoking.
all of the rooms can be either double or twinned configuration.
The total rooms are divided into the following types:-

Uffa Fox Suite- situated at the front of the hotel, has a lounge area in addition to the bedroom. Often booked as a “Honeymoon Suite” it offers the highest standard of luxury & comfort.

Sir Max Aitken Suite- situated at the side of the hotel this again has a lounge and bedroom area. The lounge settee and chair can be converted to children’s bed giving accommodation for up to 2 adults and 3 children

Sea Facing Premier x 1 – Located between the two deluxe rooms the Sea Facing Premier has a large airy feel and a twin aspect view of the Solent, this room never fails to impress.

Sea Facing Deluxe x 2 – situated at the front of the hotel these rooms enjoy wonderful views of the Solent. They are popular and need to be booked early.

Standard Sea View – Situated towards the rear part of the hotel enjoying Solent Views across the roof of our Conference Room.

Standard Rooms – situated around the hotel, ground floor and first floor these rooms vary slightly in size and shape and do not all have sea views.

All rooms are en suite and benefit from: –

  • Sky & Freeview Television
  • Free Wi-fi
  • Hair dryer
  • Trouser Press
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Direct dial telephones with internet Dataports
  • Super king size beds

Weddings at the New Holmwood Hotel

Offering a warm and welcoming atmosphere, with the beautiful seaside location this is the perfect place for your Wedding Day! We are proud of our venue and the many weddings that have taken place here testimony to that.  We can tailor your day to suit individual tastes and budgets.

Current Wedding Portfolio

Conference Rooms

Whether you need a venue for an informal meeting, a high profile director’s conference, a training seminar or a public presentation, we are pleased to tailor our service to meet your individual requirements.

With our two conference rooms we are able to offer facilities from 2 to 100 delegates. We have a range of audio visual aids to assist with your day.

We have designed our Conference Portfolio to give you detailed information on the facilities and services available. Each conference is individual and we are always delighted to discuss your exact needs.




New Holmwood Hotel Queens Road Egypt Point Cowes Isle of Wight PO318BW



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