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Osbourne House, I.O.W

Osbourne House, I.O.W

Visit the summer house retreat that was built for Queen Victoria & Prince Albert and get an intamate insight into their private lives.

Dive into Queen Victoria's family life as you walk through her private rooms and the nursery.  The Royal Apartments - the drawing and dining rooms and the Indian - inspired Durbar Room are magnificent.

Enjoy stunning views across the solent and wander down to Queen Victoria's Beach where she bathed and where her children learned to swim. 

There are four restaurants and cafe's, a picnic area and well stocked shop.


Departure List 17


First Pick Up: - (Miller & Carter, Patcham) 7:30am

Returns: To Pool Valley Coach Station, Brighton (plus additional stops) at approximately 8:00pm*


Price: Adult £58    |    Senior £56    |    Child £50


Please note: All timings are approximate

Price Includes.


  • Executive Coach Travel

  • Ferry Crossing

  • Entry to Osbourne House & Gardens


PLEASE NOTE:  If you book as an English Heritage member, it is your resposibility to produce the correct paperwork on entry to Osbourne House.




Food & Drink. 

    Spoil yourself in our waiter-service Terrace Restaurant, set within Queen Victoria’s magnificent private chapel. Whether you take high tea or treat yourself to lunch, we pride ourselves on our seasonal menu which is always bursting with dishes that showcase the best of English cooking and local produce.


    Whether visiting Osborne or not, our café in the visitor centre is open to all. We have a fantastic selection of light lunches, soups, snacks and cakes, and a wide range of hot and cold drinks.


    Hunt down the Gazelle House in the Swiss Cottage gardens and choose from a small but perfectly formed selection of drinks and snacks, including Beatrice cakes, inspired by a 19th century recipe and named after Victoria's youngest daughter.


    Indulge in an ice-cream on Queen Victoria’s private beach. Our parlour serves the Isle's famous Minghella Ice-Cream, and is the perfect place to soak up the sun with a sorbet or kick back with a Knickerbocker Glory.


  • Male and female toilets are situated at the admissions centre, main house, at the beach and at the Swiss Cottage. Baby changing facilities are also available. Disabled toilet, with ramp access, located at admissions point and main house, Swiss Cottage and the beach. The beach toilets are located in the café. Fancy a paddle? Changing facilities are available at the back of the café or directly from the footpath leading from the minibus drop off point.


  • Benches and rest points are dotted throughout the grounds.


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Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Brighton Pool Valley Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station
Hove West Old Albion Pub
Lancing West Bus Stop West of Setyres
London Road West The Deneway
Patcham West Miller & Carter / Black Lion
Portslade West Stop A Boundry Road / New Church Road
Preston Circus West Preston Circus (By Hare & Hounds Pub)
Preston Road West Preston Road (Opposite Shell Garage)
Shoreham West Shoreham High Street (Donino's Pizza)
Southwick West Southwick (Outside TPG Motorcycles)
Worthing Pier Bus Stop E (Nearest The Pier)
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