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If you are looking for something different, whether it be a short break, some family fun, a day out, or just when some 'me' time is needed.
Welcome to Ryde and the surrounding area.
"The Town on the Beach"
Photograph kindly supplied by Mayor Brian Harris and Ryde Town Council
Of course we are well known for our fantastic sandy beaches, safe swimming, and for the most, a friendly climate. After all Ryde has been welcoming people from far and wide for a very long time.
However, explore a little further to discover our sprawling, period town centre. Here you will be lucky enough not to find a typical High Street.
Instead, boutique shopping, independent businesses, great eateries and beautiful Georgian and Victorian architecture, all weave throughout our main streets. We can also claim to have some pretty amazing views of the Solent, but perhaps you should come and take a look for yourselves!
www.iloveryde.com is a non-profit making venture so there is lots more information being added on a regular basis. I Love Ryde now includes a new section called I Love Seaview so that visitors to Ryde can leave the hussle and bussle behind and enjoy a gentle stroll along the sea wall to this idylic village which has some lovely shops, eateries and things to do.
Pennyfeather's Campaign please sign the petition to stop this unwarrented development which will NOT benefit Ryde or the Island. Sign the petition here
Ryde can be easily accessed by road or rail. If venturing from the mainland you will be able to encounter the added delight of a water trip. Whether you choose to arrive by Fastcat or Hovercraft, this is a lovely and unique way to start your visit.
All the businesses that we list can be found in the Directory, with simple headings to describe the style of shop or service they offer. We hope that you enjoy reading about each business and their products.
Ryde now also boasts a very well presented Historic Audio Trail where you can walk around the town and discover some of the exciting history of this beautiful town. For more information and to download the information visit Ryde Historic Audio Trail
I Love Ryde is a supporter of the Ryde Business Associations Shop Local scheme. All the businesses listed on this site are Shop Local members. Please help support the businesses in this town.
Ryde Town Council
'Working for the People of Ryde'
For up to date information about all Ryde Town Council News please visit our
Ryde Town Council page