Visit Serendipity Diamonds
Luxury Air-Conditioned Showroom Open
Book your free no-obligation appointment with our friendly team of jewellery experts. Jump onto online chat, message, email or phone us to book a convenient day and time to view designs and get expert help.
We hope that appointments will be available from DECEMBER 3RD onwards. We are currently offering free delivery or click and collect. Please note that we can only offer collection at the door without entry into the showroom owing to current pandemic government restrictions.
(Max. of 2 persons per appointment until further notice)
Re-opening and new safety measures
Owing to the current pandemic, we now have various safety measures in place to protect our visitors and team. These include regular hand-washing and use of anti-bacterial gels available for staff and visitors. All items viewed are automatically sterilised using specialised UV devices.
We now have a protective screen in place in our mezzanine area for appointments and our team wear protective face screens during all appointments to our showroom.
During November we will be offering free delivery or click-and-collect in-line with government requirements forcing all non-essential shops to close to members of the public. Order by phone, online or email us for more help and guidance.
Please contact us if you have any concerns or if you wish to discuss any aspect of your visit.
We urge visitors to pre-book their visit in advance. Our new shop offers a unique environment to browse a wide range of jewellery designs. Working in our showroom, our team will be on-hand to advise and assist. We recommend booking an appointment to guarantee the availability of an experienced member of our team.
If you are visiting us please feel welcome view our opening times for our Ryde showroom.
Where to find us on the Isle of Wight
Relax With Expert Advice
Relax with a drink and chat with us in our showroom. Enjoy a fresh cup of coffee or something a little stronger and browse our collection. We're minutes from the beach and very close to all of the passenger links from Portsmouth and Southsea. We can arrange viewings for loose Diamonds, Engagement Rings, Wedding Rings and Eternity Rings. Our appointments are not just about viewing Diamonds or jewellery, but gaining reassuring, accurate and honest advice from someone who truly knows their subject.
Travelling to Serendipity Diamonds
Travelling to Serendipity Diamonds by Train
Book your train journey through to Ryde Esplanade, arriving in the final leg of your journey by Catamaran. If you're travelling by train from London, step off the train in Portsmouth and onto the Fast Catamaran to easily reach us. (Approx. 20 minutes crossing). Wightlink's FastCat service docks at the pier head, a short walk or train ride down the pier to the Esplanade here in Ryde, where we are about a 5 minute walk away.
Travellers Tip! Book your return train journey online from your local station all the way through to Ryde Esplanade. This way you should have your Wightlink FastCat crossing included within your ticket price.
Driving to Southsea and taking the Hovercraft
Travel from Portsmouth Southsea or Our showroom is located at 186 High Street (PO33 2PN) Find us within a short stroll from the Hovertravel terminal in Ryde. This takes around 10 minutes from Southsea (Portsmouth) across to us in Ryde if you are travelling to Serendipity Diamonds by Hovercraft. If you're driving, then the Hovertravel terminal in Southsea has parking across the road. It is often best to book tickets where possible if you're travelling by Hovercraft to ensure that the service is running and seats are booked.
Travelling to the Isle of Wight by Car
If you're driving over by car to see some of the island, we suggest the Portsmouth (Gunwharf) to Fishbourne car ferry with Wightlink. When you drive off the ferry, we are about 10 minutes drive away with both short and long stay parking very close to our showroom (see below). We suggest advance booking your car ferry because some weekends during the year are very busy.
If you're delayed during your journey, the ferry companies are generally accommodating and will do their best to get you on a later departure.
If you are travelling especially to see us from the mainland or further, we advise making an advance appointment to ensure we are available to sit down with you on the day.
Car Parks in Ryde close to Serendipity Diamonds
There are many nearby car parks within 5 minutes walk of Serendipity Diamonds. The following are located within the vicinity of our showroom. The associated post-codes should be suitable for satellite navigation systems to a selection of nearby car parks.
1. Co-Op car park - Postcode for Sat Nav. PO33 2SX. Provides direct route with shortcut opening directly onto the High Street opposite Serendipity Diamonds.
2. Lind Place car park - Long stay pay and display. PO33 2NQ
3. Garfield Road car park. - Long stay pay and display. PO33 2PT
4. Victoria Street car park - Short stay pay and display. PO33 2PU
Ask us Questions.
Do you have a question about visiting us? We can provide guidance on places to stay and we're happy to make suggestions and guide you ahead of travelling to see us. Just contact us. Alternatively, jump onto online chat or phone us to pick our brains!
Bringing Children to an Appointment
We recommend that visitors do not bring children to their appointment. Owing to new social distancing measures in place, we advise that clients visit without children at this time.
Serendipity Diamonds is Dog-Friendly
Serendipity Diamonds is dog-friendly. We welcome well-behaved dogs into our showroom with their owners. All of our team are dog-owners and appreciate that visitors to the Isle of Wight might wish to bring in their dogs while visiting Ryde.
Appley Tower and Ryde beach, approximately 10-15 minutes walk along from Ryde Esplanade. Puckpool and Appley Park are both popular areas for dog walkers visiting Ryde.
Hotels Nearby to Serendipity Diamonds
There are many hotels in Ryde, with several choices within close proximity to our showroom. We have provided links below to a few suggested hotels. Please ensure you book in advance before you visit. Please note that some hotels might remain closed for the near future owing to government restrictions on the hospitality industry.
Ryde Castle Hotel
Approximately 10 minutes walk away. Located close to Ryde beach and Town. Good choice for travellers by Hovercraft or Fastcat. Car parking available.
Traditional hotel located on Union Street in Ryde. Very close to main shops and bars. Car parking available.
Lakeside Park Hotel
The Lakeside Park Hotel is located in Wootton, about 10 minutes drive from Ryde's town centre. It is a popular wedding venue with a bar, restaurant, and spa facilities. Perfect for anyone looking for a more luxurious hotel within driving distance of Ryde with Spa / Swimming Pool.
Seaview is popular during the Summer months with sailing enthusiasts. The Seaview hotel is very close to beaches and comes to life during the main holiday seasons. This small village hotel includes a cosy bar and restaurant away from Ryde Town. Perfect for visitors who wish to explore the island, travelling by car.