The old Railway Station at Yarmouth, won the top Isle of Wight conservation award.
It is now ( check which days it is closed) a top place to visit off the rails
Walk along the old Railway line from Freshwater along the river Yar and enjoy a refreshment.
You can also hire bicycles here and have either a gentle ride to Freshwater Bay, a more strenuous ride to the Needles, or Compton Bay. see wightcycle for hire details.
You can even now travel across on Scoot and cycle to your accommodation- see Scoot, with no need to bring a car.