Recreation, Leisure and Public Spaces - Beaches

Beach Hut and Concessions

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Service Update: 

Brand New Beach Huts available for Lease

The Council have commissioned, 20 beach huts to be built at Colwell Bay, to be leased just in time for the 2017 summer season.  

In addition to this offer a one off opportunity to lease a beach hut at Puckpool Park, Ryde has also become available.

For more information, please click here (PDF, 21KB, 1 page).

The Isle of Wight Council operates a beach hut service at the following locations:

  • Appley.
  • Puckpool.
  • Dunroamin.
  • Little Stairs.
  • Colwell (Seaview Lane).
  • Gurnard.
  • East Cowes.

The beach huts are owned by private individuals for which a ground rent is paid to the council.  The nature of the service is that we do not hold records of current huts that are for sale however these are published when available with local estate agents in the press.

The operation of beach hut concessions is also undertaken by the beach and esplanade management service.  The concessions are owned by private individuals by which a ground rent or operating licence is paid to the council.

Detailed below are the contact details of some of the sites that hire beach huts out on a daily or weekly basis:

Beach Hut Concessionaires

Sandown
Eastern Beach
Tel. Mr Parker (01983) 408642
Website: www.sandownbeachhuts.co.uk

Lake
Hinks & Son
Lake Slipway
Tel. Mr K A Jacobs (01983) 403587

Shanklin
Small Hope Beach
Tel. Mr A R Hawkins (01983) 401386  or Mobile: 07773 284252

Shanklin
J. Moorman & Sons
Shanklin Beach near Chine
Tel. Mr Moorman (01983) 863958

Ventnor
Blakes Longshoreman
Esplanade
Tel. J & F Blakes (01983) 857186 Evening (01983) 852723

Colwell
Long Beach, Colwell Bay
Tel. Mr Gary Sheath (01983) 752891

Lake/Sandown
Strollers Café & Beach Chalets
Tel. (01983) 401874 Evening Barbara Palmer (01983) 406241
Rosie Martin (01983) 407658

To make further enquiries please use the contact tab at the top of the page and 'send a message to this service'.