Commanding far-reaching views over the English Channel, the Wight Mouse Inn is peacefully located amid grassy downs just 15 minutes’ drive from Ventnor. There is a large garden and terrace with a children’s playground, and fresh seasonal dishes are served in the restaurant. Some Bedrooms at the Wight Mouse Inn come with a sea view and others with a view of St Catherine's Down (subject to availability). Decorated in bright and warm tones, each room comes with a flat-screen TV, an private bathroom and tea/coffee-making facilities. The Wight Mouse Inn features a family-run public house, offering local Isle of Wight bitters and other beverages. The inn is located in the village of Chale, a 10-minute walk from Blackgang Chine, and with spectacular coastal walks all around. The larger towns of Newport and Shanklin are both within a 20-minute drive of the inn.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

The Wight Mouse Inn has been welcoming guests since Oct 1, 2012

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free

Free parking available at the hotel


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Room Type
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Chale
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  • Steven
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    It’s a very friendly place offering good food and accommodation and we will use it again.
  • Sally
    The view, the professional and friendly staff. Rooms were lovely too.
  • Joao
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Gorgeous property with beautiful grounds overlooking the ocean. Great staff always eager to help. Comfortable bed and an excellent bathroom. Room #1 has an ocean view but it faces west, getting a bit warm on summer days but you get front row seats...
  • Nicholas
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Staff were exceptionally welcoming. Lovely remote site. Pub itself was a nice balance between cosy and busy enough that there was some atmosphere.
  • Ian
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Great venue, clean, welcoming and lovely outside space. Staff were very polite and would definitely stay here again!👍😊
  • Angela
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Fantastic location, beautiful views, amazing food been back since our first stay
  • Michael
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Ideal hotel with a nice view of the needles from our room. Staff were very friendly and efficient. Can’t think of a bad thing to say . Would recommend
  • Willmott
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Bedrooms clean and welcoming, beds comfortable. Ample dining area with very friendly and helpful staff who were attentive to every need
  • Rod
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    The staff were brilliant, really friendly and helpful Lynn was really proffesional and advised me on a lot of things about the area and island. I could not fault the room, it was spotless and the furnishings where of a really high standard. I had...
  • Ian
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Great feel to the place and very nice staff and food

Property questions and answers
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  • Hi, are pets allowed in the family room? If so, can they come down with the family at breakfast time too if they are well behaved?

    Well behaved pets on a lead and the floor not the furniture very welcome. We prefer them to be with you - it’s their holiday too!
    Answered on 25 January 2020
  • Hi, do you provide free ferry travel, or do we need to book this independently?

    Hi, ferries need to be booked independently. I have codes that give you 15% off for Red Funnel and Wightlink so let me know which. Kind regards Cheryl
    Answered on 24 June 2020
  • how long does it take to get from the ferry to yourselves ?

    We are about half an hour from both Red Funnel and Wightlink. Yarmouth is approx 20 minutes. If, when you book a room with us, you need a discount cod..
    Answered on 2 December 2020
  • Hello it would be 2x adults a 3 year old an 8 year old and a baby in a cot but it’s telling me to book a family room and another room?

    Hey, One family room will most definitely suffice :) Just pop in the comments how many people and that you'd like a cot. That way we will receive all..
    Answered on 25 September 2022
  • Hi can you advise if any of your rooms would have 2 single beds?

    Hello, We have 2 twin rooms - however if these are booked on the dates you're looking for give us a call as a couple of our family rooms are suitable ..
    Answered on 28 March 2021
  • Is it suitable for the less able/elderly?

    Hello, Thank you for your enquiry. All our rooms are upstairs on the first floor. 13 stairs initially and then either 2 or 4 additional depending on w..
    Answered on 10 August 2022
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Hotel area info *

Amenities of The Wight Mouse Inn
Great facilities! Review score, 9

Most popular amenities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.
  • Game room
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    Entertainment & Family Services
    • Outdoor play equipment for kids
    • Board games/Puzzles
    • Board games/puzzles
    • Smoke-free property
    • Heating
    • Carpeted
    • Fan
    • Family rooms
    • Ironing facilities
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Iron
    Languages Spoken
    • English

    Sustainability initiatives

    This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

    House rules

    The Wight Mouse Inn takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 2:00 PM to 11:00 PM


    From 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    0 - 2 years
    Crib upon request

    The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

    There are no extra beds available at this property.

    All cribs are subject to availability.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in


    Free! Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.

    Maestro Mastercard Visa Solo Cash Debit card The Wight Mouse Inn accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    Please inform the property of the ages of any children staying.

    FAQs about The Wight Mouse Inn

    • The prices at The Wight Mouse Inn may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Guests staying at The Wight Mouse Inn can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.6).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Full English/Irish
      • Vegetarian
      • Vegan
      • Gluten-free

    • The Wight Mouse Inn is 650 feet from the center of Chale. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Check-in at The Wight Mouse Inn is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

    • The Wight Mouse Inn offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Game room

    • Yes, The Wight Mouse Inn is popular with guests booking family stays.

    • Room options at The Wight Mouse Inn include:

      • Double
      • Twin
      • Family