AsyncDestinationUrgency
AsyncDestinationInfographic
AsyncDestinationInfographic
AsyncDestinationInfographic
AsyncDestinationInfographic
AsyncExploreBookEnjoy
AsyncExploreBookEnjoy
AsyncExploreBookEnjoy
Destination guide

The beachside setting of Sandown is ready to explore

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Sandown. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the beaches, island views and golfing. Spinnaker Tower and Gunwharf Quays are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Sandown

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Sandown a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sandown Pier (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Browns Golf Course (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Isle of Wight Zoo (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Shanklin and Sandown Golf Club (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Brading Roman Villa (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Pirates Cove Adventure Golf (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Sandown

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 21°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Sandown

Travellers enjoy Sandown for its island views and seaside. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sandown is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sandown Beach (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Yaverland Beach (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Small Hope Beach (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Shanklin Beach (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Shanklin Chine (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Rylstone Gardens (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Sandown

The nearest airport is in Southampton (SOU), located 22.4 mi (36 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), which is 30.9 mi (49.8 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Sandown Station, Sandown Lake Station and Sandown Brading Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday rentals are available around Sandown?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,141 holiday lettings around Sandown. From 57 chalets to 482 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Sandown?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Sandown:

  • Southsea: 135 holiday homes
  • Gunwharf Quays: 56 holiday homes
  • Buckland: 15 holiday homes
  • Portsmouth City Centre: 90 holiday homes
  • Old Portsmouth: 58 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Sandown?

HomeAway.co.uk offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Sandown. From HomeAway.co.uk travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Isle of Wight Zoo: 1,712 holiday lettings
  • Sandown Pier: 1,676 holiday lettings
  • Brading Roman Villa: 1,778 holiday lettings
  • Nunwell House and Gardens: 1,834 holiday lettings
  • Amazon World Zoo Park: 1,737 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Sandown listed on HomeAway.co.uk where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Chalets in Sandown?

Yes, of course. HomeAway.co.uk offers 57 Chalets in Sandown. Our other popular types of Sandown holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 482 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 264 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Houses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sandown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 80 holiday homes with pool available in Sandown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.