Isle of Wight

YMCA Isle of Wight delivers a range of community services and programmes from Winchester House providing venues and support to a range of adults:

Our services include:

  • Event and room hire – a unique seaside venue nestled on the cliff tops between Sandown and Shanklin. With a variety of rooms for hire, an onsite catering team and a genuinely warm welcome, Winchester House is a great choice for any Isle of Wight room hire, conference or meeting.
  • Accommodation – full board and self catering bunk bed style options for groups of all sizes and interests, from counselling groups to special interest parties focussing on the Isle of Wight’s many attractions.
  • Adult Counselling

For further information on each option, see the relevant pages listed in the above links.

**NEW** reduced ferry travel offer – from summer 2014, we can offer reduced ferry travel on Wightlink between Lymington – Yarmouth and Portsmouth – Fishbourne with 15% off standard fares (cars and coaches) and 5% off economy fares (cars).  Contact us further details 01489 785228.


YMCA Isle of Wight is based primarily at Winchester House in Lake, near Shanklin. The ports of Cowes, Fishbourne and Yarmouth are all within a 30 minute drive and the island train service from Ryde to Shanklin stops in Lake, a pleasant 10 minute stroll from Winchester House.

Our postal address is: YMCA Isle of Wight, Winchester House, Shanklin, Isle of Wight PO37 6HT, telephone: 01983 861073 or email info@ymca-fg.org.

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Through membership of the YMCA Community, you will have the chance to feel a greater sense of ownership and belonging, as well as enjoying exclusive member events, discounts and early booking discounts.  For more information visit our Membership page.