Nobody has ever reported seeing a ghost here (well, at least nobody that is still alive).


About The Castle Inn

We are a traditional ("proper") pub with a large selection of real ales, themed (castle) decor and a beautiful courtyard.
Our locals are friendly and our team pride themselves on providing a quality service.
Holiday visitors are always made welcome and they come back here time and time again.
Excellent beers, friendly locals, great décor, super service - what more do you want?


Our Courtyard

We have been awarded the Sandown in bloom 2009 – 2016 awards for the best pub garden.

Some evenings we have hog roasts and all food is free!

See the events calendar for the next hog roast.


Weekend Discos

We have fantastic discos with a 1 a.m. licence. See the events calendar for the next one.


Real Ales And Fine Wines

We always have a great selection of real ales and fine wines. The following are a few examples of our real ales.

We also host the very popular three day Real Ale Festival for which we normally have 16 real ales. We are also in Camra’s good beer guide.


The Isle of Wight branch of CAMRA voted us the fourth best pub on the island in 2017:

In 2018 we were awarded best pub on the island during the Beer and Busses Event:



Who said "It never snows on the island" ?

Double-click the video below to see the Landlord and Landlady (Dave and Jo) at Christmas ...



Every Christmas we do a Christmas 'Mega Raffle'. Top prize is £1000, second prize is £500 and there are thousands of pounds worth of other great presents (including things like smart phones etc.).

It's only 50p a ticket too!



As you have probably guessed, every year we go wild with our halloween decorations - some of which we acquired from the old waxworks.
Our visitors tell us that they have never seen anything like it!
The following are a few pictures taken in our pub during halloween ...


The Castle Poker Night

Every Tuesday
Starts 7pm - Last Entry 8pm
£5 Enty Fee - £50 prize (max £100)


Dog Friendly

We are a dog friendly pub. All we ask is that your dog should be on a lead at all times.

Above is Max our pub dog. Don't miss our famous 'Max's Beermat Bingo'.



We are proactive in heping to raise money for charities:


Events Calendar

Please click the calendar for details of our upcoming events.


Location And Contact Details

12-14 Fitzroy Street, Sandown, Isle of Wight, PO36 8HY

01983 403169