Events & Festivals

Isle of Wight Festival 

The Isle of Wight Festival takes place 15th to 18th June 2023 and is an event not to miss. 

Starting the summer in style, the award winning Isle of Wight Festival takes place in June every year in the town of Newport and is steeped in history and recognised around the world for its amazing line-up, mixing legendary artists with the hottest up and coming acts.

The Festival is famed for its heritage and as the UK’s first major music event of the summer; it gives festival goers a line up to love!

As expected this is a VERY busy time for the hotel, so get your reservations in quick! Just £50 deposit.

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Isle of Wight Festival Accommodation

4 Nights - Thursday 15th to Sunday 18th June 2023

Classic Single £100 per night 

Classic Double/Twin £115 per night 

Premier Double/Twin £126 per night 

Premier SV Double/Twin £137 per night 

Superior SV Double/Twin £153 per night 

Family SV Double/Twin (3 People sharing) £173 per night 

Isle Of Wight Pride

Hey there! Get ready to have a blast on Pride weekend 14th to 16th July 2023!

On Friday night, the party starts at Eastern Gardens with an awesome launch event just 5 minutes from our hotel. 

Then on Saturday the celebration continues with a traditional parade in Ryde. The parade will go down Queens Road, West Street, Cross Street, Union Street and end at the Esplanade, right next to the Acsensos Community Village the afternoon and evening entertainment will take place. 

And the fun doesn't stop there! Get your dancing shoes on and let's have some fun! On Sunday, there will be even more entertainment with Pride Plus. 

The Royal Esplanade Hotel is perfectly suited for a comfortable nights rest inbetween the wilds of the weekend! Just think, Full English Breakfast and Seaview Rooms!

For 10% off your booking with us here at The Royal Esplanade Hotel for Pride guests, please quote 'Pride10' when booking online or over the phone.


Rhythmtree Festival (to be announced) at Three Gates Farm, Yarmouth Road, Shalfleet, Newport, Isle of Wight PO30 4NA.

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Ryde Carnival 

Ryde Carnival will be back bigger and better than ever Saturday 02 September 2023!

This is a popular Carnival that started over more than hundred years ago.

Actors, dancers and bands arrive from all over the island participate in this carnival. The visitors can enjoy tempo music with the influence of Brazilian Samba, local bands that play on Steel Pans (originated from Trinidad), etc…


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Cowes Week Accommodation Provider

Lendy Cowes Week is one of the UK's longest running and most successful sporting events and takes place between Saturday 29th July - Friday 4th August 2023. Image by Paul Wyeth.

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Shanklin Theatre

Shanklin Theatre is open all year round hosting a full programme of professional and amateur productions and many amazing productions 

Group Discounts Available

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