Where are the best places to get married in the Isle of Wight? Their seaside wedding venues include a string of resort towns like Sandown, Shanklin and Ventnor each with its own venue options like hotels with top notch function rooms and restaurants serving a variety of cuisines. In the centre of the island is Newport, the main commercial centre and of course a place with its own wedding locations to offer. In the north of the island is Cowes, famed for Cowes week and regattas. There are budget weddings on the Isle of Wight and some cracking deals to be had off-season or midweek.