Wightlink celebrates National Ferry Fortnight on the Isle of Wight

Holidaymakers invited to live out their passions with one of three incredible Island getaways

Wightlink looks forward to welcoming holidaymakers and the start of an incredible adventure on the Isle of Wight. For those taking a ferry for the first time or just re-discovering ferry travel there are endless ways explore ones passion in one of the most idyllic family holiday destinations in the UK.

The Isle of Wight gives visitors the feeling of getting away from it all, without actually having to go that far. Learn all about Wightlink’s routes and ferry timetables, great value fares and more… PLUS, thanks some incredible Island friends at the Isle of Wight Festival, The Royal Hotel and The Melville Hall Hotel, visitors can enter the competition below for a chance to WIN one of three incredible Island getaways to help live out their passions on an unforgettable Isle of Wight holiday.

For those passionate about music and culture, Wightlink has teamed up with The Isle of Wight Festival 2018 to help fans get closer to the action and celebrate the festival’s 50th anniversary with headline performances from The Killers, Kasbian, Depeche Mode and Liam Gallagher, to name a few. The winner will receive two weekend festival passes + camping tickets, with one return car ferry crossing with Wightlink.

For those passionate about foodie breaks, indulge in a memorable Michelin-listed dining experience at iconic Royal Hotel. The winner will receive a one-night foodie break at The Royal Hotel for two, including a three-course table d’hôtel dinner, full English breakfast and return car ferry crossing with Wightlink.

For those passionate about health and wellness, experience a relaxing and rejuvenating grown-up pampering getaway. Guests can enjoy peaceful countryside views whilst basking in the wonderful hotel facilities, spa treatments and range of delicious dishes in the top class restaurant. The winner will receive a one night stay at The Melville Hall Hotel & Utopian Spa for two, including a two course dinner, cooked breakfast, a hot stone back massage and access to the hotel’s leisure facilities, with return car ferry crossing with Wightlink.

With more ferries going more often than anyone else, planning a summer break couldn’t be easier. The next unforgettable moment is just a stone’s throw away across the stunning Solent.

Participants can enter on the Wightlink website, choosing the prize of their choice (one entry per person), and take their passion with them to discover a world of possibilities on the Isle of Wight with Wightlink. Visit www.wightlink.co.uk/nff to enter.

National Ferry Fortnight can be followed on social media using #NFF2018, #ferryfortnight, #takeyourpassion, #ferrytravel

*Terms and conditions apply – see below.

Whether travelling by foot, train, coach or car, getting to the Isle of Wight is easier with Wightlink:

  • The choice of three convenient routes – from Lymington and Portsmouth
  • More sailings each day* than any other cross-Solent ferry operator
  • We’ve got the Island covered – Yarmouth in the West to Ryde and Fishbourne in the East
  • Crossings from only 22 minutes*
  • Great on board facilities – spacious lounges, refreshments, pet areas and sundecks

*More sailings each day is based on the combined total of all three Wightlink routes. Number of sailings each day varies throughout the year. Portsmouth Harbour Station to Ryde Pier Head in 22 minutes. Portsmouth to Fishbourne in 45 minutes and Lymington to Yarmouth in 40 minutes.