How to reach us


The Hambrough – PO38 1 SQ

Pond Cafe – PO38 1RG

Villa Lavinia - PO38 1EE

The Isle of Wight is well connected and as we are located at the southern tip we have made what seems like a long journey, easy. Take a look at how you can get to us whether you are on holiday or visiting locally.

If you are travelling by car, its a direct road from all the major towns and ferry ports.

Try Google Maps or the Michelin Map for accurate directions to us.

If you wish to find the perfect route try the online Michelin road guide.

We have a close partnership with two respected local taxi companies and with their exclusive rates your travel to Ventnor could not be easier as well as cost effective. Whether you are arriving from the ferry or if you live on the Island. You can always let us book them for you.

Charlie’s Taxi 01983 853697
Jeff’s Taxi 07718877691
Alpha Taxi 01983 280280
Top Taxis 01983 403040
Wroxall 01983 853871
Chivertons 01983 853396


(We can book your ferry for you when you stay at The Hambrough or Villa Lavinia)
Portsmouth to Ryde Pier Head (Fast Cat Passenger Service). Journey time approx 22 minutes.
Portsmouth to Fishbourne (Car and Passenger Service). Journey time approx 40 minutes.
Lymington to Yarmouth (Car and Passenger Service). Journey time approx 30 minutes.

Red Funnel
Red Jet Hi-Speed: (Southampton to West Cowes (passenger only). Runs every 30 minutes throughout the day, journey time approx 23 minutes.
Passenger/Vehicle Ferry: (Southampton to East Cowes). Operates 24 hours a day, journey time approx one hour.
Both services connect to a free bus service from Southampton Central Rail Station.

Hover runs services between Ryde Esplanade and Southsea in under 10 minutes. They have a frequent service running 7 days a week.