Nestled along the picturesque shores of the East Cowes on the Isle of Wight, The Folly Inn stands a a beacon of coastal charm. With its pretty waterfront location and rich history dating back to the 17th century this beloved establishment has become a must visit destination for all travellers. The idyllic setting along the banks of the River Medina offers visitors a front row seat to the Isle of Wight’s natural beauty. The charming weathered exterior of the inn exudes a welcoming ambiance and as you step inside you are greeted by a warm inviting atmosphere. The wooden beams, nautical decor and a crackling log fire during the winter months all contribute to the inn’s cozy appeal.
The menu is mouthwatering, known for fresh seafood and hearty pub classics, paired with an impressive drinks menu including local ales, fine wines and cocktails you are in a treat.
Imagine arriving for lunch on your private motor yacht for the day, your captain will navigate to the designated docking area. The Folly Inn offer a charming service known as the Folly Launch. This is a small boat that shuttles guests from the jetty to the inn’s entrance. Your Captain and Crew will wait aboard King’s Ransom until you are ready to return from lunch. Arriving back on board after lunch, your crew will be ready to set sail once more with the memories of your idyllic afternoon lingering. Enjoy the views of the Isle of Wight now illuminated in the golden hues of the setting sun whilst you sip a gin and tonic prepared by your crew.