Rose Cruises

Solent Rose Cruises


Solent Rose operates a cruise and Yarmouth day trip service from Spring Bank Holiday to September 17th. Solent Rose is a traditional cruise boat with covered and opened seating. Licensed for 94 passengers and available for private hire for daytime and evening trips.

Yarmouth, Isle of Wight Day Trips

Depart Keyhaven at 10.30am and with a crossing time of approximately 40 minutes allowing around 5 hours ashore before departing Yarmouth at 4.00pm in the afternoon. For those with limited time we also depart Keyhaven at 1.00pm and there is an earlier return boat at 1.45pm.

              From May 31st to Sept 15th

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

Adults £12.00; Children £6.00


Cruises are subject to weather, tides and other conditions permitting.



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Cruises from Yarmouth

Hurst Castle


We leave from the stone steps in Yarmouth harbour, crossing the Solent to Hurst Castle, and allowing time to explore the Castle before arriving back at Yarmouth at 1.45pm or 4.00pm.

From May 31st to September 15th
Tuesday and Thursday.

Depart 11.15am or 1.45pm

Adults £6.00; Children £3.00

Cruises from Yarmouth

Needles and Alum Bay    

A 2 1/2 hour cruise aboard Solent Rose to view Hurst Castle, Colwell and Totland Bays, the coloured sands in Alum Bay and the Needles rocks and lighthouse.

Wednesdays only

from 1st June to 14th September

Depart 11.15am, Wednesdays Only

Adults £12 Children £6 

All trips subject to weather and conditions permitting.