Xoron Floatel, Bembridge, Isle of Wight
Come and spend a relaxing break with us, aboard Houseboat Xoron.
We have been featured many times on Television, Radio, and in various Newspapers & Magazines.
Michael palin stayed with us while producing his "Palin's Column" TV show.
As well as Jonathon Meads' programme "Abroad in Britian" and Ross Benson's "Take a Break".
As a Family run Bed & Breakfast we offer comfortable accomadation at a competetive price.
we are situated approximately one mile away from Bembridge High Street and are conveniently located for the local beaches, Pubs & sailing clubs.
The Xoron Floatel Experience is something completely different, Xoron was formerly known as His Majesty's Motor Gun-Boat 320 built in 1941 for the royal navy's coastal defence forces. She has now been lovingly renovated by her owners Paul & Wendy Traquair who have fulfilled their dream of rebuilding the old warship into a comfortable home on the water.
Xoron has two decks: An upper viewing lounge & breakfast area overlooking beautiful Bembridge Harbour with it's fantastic views of the Solent, And a lower deck consisting of Three Cabins, a nautical display room and seperate owners accommodation.
The boat has been featured on many Television programs over the last Twenty years with broadcasts on BBC Radio included. Xoron is 120 FT long, has full Central Heating, Hot + Cold running water in all cabins, Full en suit. Own keys to Cabins and front door (24 Hour access) Many mementos from WW2 can be found in a nautical display including Guns, Models, Uniforms and many nautical items all to be found on the Lower deck.
Xoron is situated between the villages of Bembridge and ST. Helens, both of which have beautiful Award-winning Beaches and Restaurants, Pubs, shops, Scenic walks inland and around the coast.
Varied Full English Breakfast provided
(Vegetarian option availible)
Centrally heated throughout
Complimentary Tea & coffee making facilities in all cabins
Guest lounge with panoramic views & TV
Outdoor seating area with view of the sea
Seperate dining tables
Electrical sockets in all cabins
Hot/Cold running water in all cabins
Situated on Ryde/Bembridge/Sandown bus routes
One Double cabin
One Twin cabin
One Family cabin (Double & Single bed)
All cabins have en-suite bathrooms
Rates: £30 per person per night.
Sorry, no children.
No smoking. Sorry, no pets.
Off street parking.