Tapnell Farm Residential Centre Isle of Wight
Tapnell Farm, Newport Road, Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, PO41 0YJ
MONTHS OPENMay, June, July, September
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What we offer on a school trip
With an exciting voyage across the Solent to get here. Tapnell Farm is set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with uninterrupted rural and sea views, stunning sunsets and beautiful beaches on our doorstep.
Boasting numerous awards, our attractions and experiences are designed to capture and delight children’s imaginations. These include the Farm Park, Aqua Park, Football Golf course, Archery, Axe Throwing, bike rides and country hikes.
Off site activities can include Alum Bay & The Needles, Carisbrooke Castle, Osborne House, Fossil hunting and beach visit, Blackgang Chine, Wildheart Trust Animal Santuary. Our friendly team will be happy to discuss options, book excursions – and help plan your itinerary for your stay.
We offer a teacher-led residential experience with lots of great activities both on and off site, which we can tailor make and book for you. We can also book your ferry crossing.
Accommodation is provided in ‘off-grid’ converted cabins with three or four bunkbeds in each, sleeping between 6 - 8 children. Charging facilities available. A modern shower block provides toilet and shower facilities (total 14 showers and 12 toilets, including accessible toilet/shower rooms). We can cater for approximately 100 students, with no more than two school groups at a time. Separate teacher accommodation close to students accommodation.
Bed and board includes 3 meals a day, plus 2 evenings of entertainment (eg evening disco / evening cinema). Catering is provided by our award winning The Cow restaurant which caters for all dietary requirements.