Steeped in history.

The Essex at Godshill claims a history stretching back a thousand years to the very first dwellings recorded in the Doomsday Book. The Essex sits at the bottom of God’s hill, at the centre of the modern village and on the road to Newport to the south and east of the Island.

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Cream Teas for Summer…

There are so many places on the Island you can get a cream tea, but until you’ve tried ours you will  never be truly happy.

Our scones aren’t just baked on the premises they’re made here, from scratch. The shortness and
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Small event catering

For that small intimate wedding of just forty for an elegant sit down reception, with a contemporary shabby chic theme we can do it in style for you. The Essex offers three packages of the traditional kind and for more taylor made themes we are open to ideas or can provide a few ourselves.

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