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Tel code: 01983 | code search
Postcode: PO37 | code search
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Clarence House
"margaret and grahame are a lovely couple and make you feel very welcome, the room we stayed in was outstanding, and the breakfast was absolutly beautiful, would highly recommend to ..." More

Carlton Hotel
"Met with a nice cuppa over looking the sea. Had single room next to the communal bathroom....very noisey and woke me each morning, as did the voices from room opposite, ..." More

Carlton Hotel
"Welcomed with tea on the terrace overlooking the sea adjacent to well kept garden. Bedroom was smartly and newly decorated. No clock-radio in the room as advertised. We had to ..." More

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"Shanklin Chine is a fantastic oasis of lush greenery and its a real delight to negotiate at dusk. All lit up the walk down can take you about 30 minutes ..." More

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Latest reviews | Events in Shanklin | 10 Places to Stay

For breathtaking scenery and olde-world charm, it's hard to beat Shanklin - a town beloved of Keats and Henry Longfellow. Located at the southern end of Sandown Bay, it boasts views over the English Channel and across the bay to the stunning white cliffs of Culver and Yaverland. With Dunnose Point rising majestically behind it, Shanklin beach is an idyllic spot for sunbathers and swimmers. At the seafront there is crazy golf, pitch and putt and a discreet number of children's entertainments. Those in search of big amusement centres are just next door to Shanklin's sister town, the bustling Sandown. A lift takes visitors from the beach to the clifftop, where they are on a level with the main shopping streets. However, it's Old Shanklin Village that really captures the imagination with its narrow road winding through clusters of thatched cottages, pubs, tearooms and curiosity shops. Here, visitors may enter Shanklin Cline, a historic gorge whose pathway leads past waterfalls, woodland and gardens as it descends 109 feet to the beach. Shanklin has cricketing traditions, and it's a great base for walkers. The coastal path to Luccombe is popular, and Shanklin and Wroxall Downs give astonishing views over the island.

Accountant

Bartram & Co
Caryn March Accountants
Vectis Financial Services

Attraction

Shanklin Beach
Shanklin Chine

Camping

Lower Hyde Holiday Park
Ninham Country Holidays

Cottage

The Galley

Dentist

Dental Centre

Doctor

Shanklin Medical Centre

Estate Agent

Arthur Wheeler

Holiday Park

Landguard Holiday Park
Lower Hyde Holiday Park

Inn

Daish's Hotel

Market

Shanklin Country Market

Pub and Bar

Crab Inn
Falcon (The)
Fishermans Cottage
Long Shoreman Inn
Luccombe Manor Country House Hotel

Plough & Barleycorn
Village Inn

Restaurant

Black Cat Restaurant
Bourne Hall Country Hotel
Dragon Pearl Chinese Restaurant
Jasmine Indian Restaurant
Luccombe Hall Country House Hotel
Luccombe Manor Country House Hotel
Pavarottiís Restaurant
Pendletonís Restaurant

School

Shanklin C of E Primary School

Solicitor

Jerome & Co

Taxi

A Cabs
Clares Cabs
Day Cab
Domino Cabs
Wight Cabs

Theatre

Shanklin Theatre

Vet

Lawns Veterinary Group

Sports Clubs

Isle of Wight Athletic Club (Athletics)

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Shanklin CC (Cricket)
Shanklin Sailing Club (Sailing)

Shops

All Seasons
The Italian Touch
Pets Paradise
Shanklin Pet Stores
Regent Pharmacy
Hazel Smith
The Italian Touch
Ketas Gallery
The Shanklin Gallery
Pencil Cottage Tea Garden
Small Talk Tearoom
Poppins
The Lazy Waves Cafe
Tumblers Cafe
Laburnum Cottage Tearooms & Garden
Alexanders
Grace's Bakery
The Rock Shop

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Dolly Varden
Piggy Wiggies
Fossil Cavern
Pring & Wheeler Ltd
Pencil Cottage Gifts
Suzannas Craft & Gift Shop
The Beach Hut
Grange Gifts
Shanklin Pottery & Gifts
Old Village Gifts
Cottage Crafts
The Village Idiot
Ceramic Crafts Ltd
Hancocks Fishmongers
The Sports Shop

Antiques

Shanklin Antiques
Taffeta Antiques
Coach House Antiques Shanklin
Victoria Avenue Antiques

Places to Stay near Shanklin

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The Grange (0.02 miles)

The Grange

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The Grange is the perfect retreat from the hectic pace of modern life. Set within natures' beauty. Nestled in the heart of Shanklin's Old Village & moments from the long sandy ... More

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Daish's Hotel (0.05 miles)

Daish

Daish's Hotel was originally built in the late 18th Century as the coaching inn for Shanklin. It was developed during the 19th Century to produce the elegant Victorian hotel that now stands in its own ... More | visit website

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The Birkdale (0.09 miles)

The Birkdale
We are located in the heart of Shanklin Old Village, just a short stroll away from the picturesque olde worlde thatched buildings including the famous Crab Inn, tea rooms, restaurants and gift shops. Just a ... More | visit website
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Old Shanklin Guest House (0.09 miles)

Old Shanklin Guest House
Opened in 2011 Old Shanklin is modern and comfortable and right in the heart of Shanklin Old Village, in a quiet side road, 5 minutes walk to the beautiful beach and coastal walks and seconds ... More | visit website
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Melbourne-Ardenlea Hotel (0.14 miles)

Melbourne-Ardenlea Hotel

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The Melbourne Ardenlea Hotel is located on a quiet road only 5 minutes walk from the beach next to the old thatched Village, close to the ever increasing shopping centre. The ... More

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Victoria Lodge Hotel (0.15 miles)

Victoria Lodge Hotel

The Victoria Lodge Hotel is situated in a beautiful and peaceful area of Shanklin, close to all amenities. A few minutes walk will take you to Keats Green, Beaches, Town, and the picturesque Old Village. The ... More | visit website

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Luccombe Manor Country House Hotel (0.19 miles)

Luccombe Manor Country House Hotel

Luccombe Manor Country House Hotel is a stunningly located coastal hotel in the Isle of Wight. This beautiful hotel in Shanklin stands in an elevated position on the cliff top and boasts the most magnificent ... More | visit website

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Belmont Hotel (0.20 miles)

Belmont Hotel

The Belmont is an imposing former Victorian gentleman's residence, known for our warm welcome, friendly efficient service, and relaxing atmosphere. Standing in mature grounds, The Belmont offers superior accommodation in elegant surroundings, ideally located a short stroll to ... More | visit website

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Marlborough Hotel (0.20 miles)

Marlborough Hotel

The Marlborough Hotel is a cosy hotel located in the very heart of Shanklin where old and new combine to create the perfect holiday destination . For your improved comfort and convenience the hotel is ... More | visit website

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Medehamstede Hotel (0.23 miles)

Medehamstede Hotel
Medehamsted Hotel is a family owned hotel, with a friendly atmosphere on the Isle of Wight. Our hotel is situated in attractive gardens. Close by is the cliff lift giving easy access to the esplanade and ... More | visit website

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The most romantic, if not the most beautiful, place in Scotland - Walter Scott
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