Quality breakfast, relaxing atmosphere and tranquil surroundings make the Sentry Mead in Totland Bay a top destination for Visitors to the West Wight of the Island. A stunning Victorian Villa not far from the beach offering en suite comfortable rooms is a great choice for walkers and cyclist or just those wanting to escape for some peace. The Sentry Mead is also perfect for those wishing to bring their dog on holiday with an all-year dog-friendly section of beach and Turf Walk right opposite for a late night walk – Dogs at the Sentry Mead

Situated in the West Wight region of the Isle of Wight, Sentry Mead allows guests to easily access many local attractions including The Needles, Alum Bay, Freshwater Bay, Colwell Bay and Yarmouth Harbour.

Walkers and cyclists are welcomed at Sentry Mead and we have facilities for storing bicycles and drying clothes.

We also have our own off-street car park.

Room Information:

Beds are made up using duvets with synthetic pillows.  Feather pillows are available on request as well as sheets and blankets.  Each room as two spare pillows and two extra blankets either inside, or on top of, the wardrobe.

All rooms have flatscreen digital televisions,  some have a clock radio with ipod dock and some have a DVD player.

All rooms are en suite.  Each bathroom offers a selection of toiletries chosen from the BeeKind range produced by Gilchrist and Soames. Complimentary tea and coffee is served in the lounge every afternoon from 4 pm

Room Facilities

Beverage tray offering Twinings tea, coffee, Cadburys hot chocolate, and biscuits

All rooms have flat screen digital televisions (Freeview), radio / iPod / iPhone docks and some have DVD players.

  • Dressing table with mirror
  • Full length mirror
  • Hairdryer
  • Luggage rack
  • Iron and ironing board available for guests to use downstairs

A good continental breakfast is on display every morning followed by an excellent cooked to order hot breakfast.  Complimentary tea and coffee is on offer to our guests every afternoon.


Here at Sentry Mead, we source only the best ingredients for our breakfast.  Wherever possible, we choose local produce and are proud to support our Isle of Wight farmers and suppliers.  Eggs are free-range and are supplied by Rew Valley Dairies along with fresh milk, cream, yoghurts and butter.  Jams and marmalades are all home-made.  Sausages and the bacon are from the Isle of Wight Bacon Company.  We offer cheese from the Isle of Wight Cheese Company and a local blend coffee from Island Tea and Coffee.

Breakfast at Sentry Mead is a leisurely affair when guests can relax in our comfortable breakfast room while enjoying a fresh cup of local coffee, a newspaper and listen to the Isle of Wight Radio. Guests can help themselves to our comprehensive continental buffet followed by a choice of hot breakfast cooked to order. As a little luxury extra, why not indulge yourself one morning and enjoy a half-bottle of champagne and strawberries?

Breakfast Menu

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Meals at Sentry Mead use a variety of home-made, home-grown and locally-sourced produce. Evening meals are available some nights and can be enjoyed with a drink from our licensed bar.

Evening Menu

Sentry Mead is now over 120 years old and 2013 marked the 80th anniversary of the establishment offering hotel style accommodation to guests.  We are very proud to be continuing this tradition and hope to be able to welcome many more visitors.

There is a lot of information on the website and we have tried to answer most questions.  However, if you have any queries at all regarding Sentry Mead or your stay, please give us a call and we will be happy to help.

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Sentry Mead Madeira Rd Totland Bay Isle of Wight PO39 0BJ



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