Why Thorness Bay

Photograph of caravan exterior with sea view

We believe that choosing the right caravan park is just as important as choosing the right caravan unit. To illustrate this, we decided include a brief outline of our reasons behind selecting Thorness Bay Caravan Park, near Cowes on the north coast of the island.

Breaking the decision down into a series of positives and negatives is a vital part of selecting your park.


  • Beautiful location right on the beach overlooking Thorness Bay.
  • Close to Cowes and all that the town offers.
  • Close to ferry terminals for easy access.
  • A great base from which to explore the Isle of Wight.
  • Bar and restaurant were recently refitted.
  • Family friendly site.
  • Pet friendly site.
  • Peaceful owners' area and well maintained caravans.
  • Great entertainment options on site.
  • Kids' activities provided.
  • Long season (44 weeks per year).
  • Owned by a reputable park operator, accredited by NCC.


  • The nearby beach is a little bit stony.
  • The site’s pool is on the small side.
  • Site will get busy during peak season.