Hotels in Shanklin
Rylstone Manor was originally built as a gentleman's residence in 1863 and remained a private residence until 1923. The Manor is of Victorian proportion and incorporates a blend of Gothic, Tudor and Georgian influences which reflects its unique charms both externally and within. The exquisitely decorated interior offers a warm and intimate atmosphere, where you are encouraged to just relax and enjoy its unique surroundings. Rylstone gardens are situated on the cliff top overlooking the Shanklin, Sandown bay and are just a short walk from the beach front, Shanklin Chine and the Old Village with its thatched shops and cottages. The Bar & Drawing Room: Why not sit back and relax in the comfort of the drawing room, this beautifully decorated room is the perfect place to sit and enjoy your afternoon tea. An inspirational room for you to sit and enjoy the view of the Rylstone Gardens and maybe write those post cards. Or just relax and enjoy a good book with your after dinner drink. Sit back and enjoy your evening in the warm intimate atmosphere of the bar lounge. The bar offers a warm sociable atmosphere for everyone to gather for a drink and a chat, or to just sit back and relax with your pre or after dinner drink. Shanklin Town is within a twenty minute walk of the Hotel and offers a good mix of shops and services. Buses to all parts of the Island can be caught from the center of the Town, and a train service is also offered to Lake, Sandown, Brading and Ryde. The Manor offers Private parking for residents and is a good base for those wishing to explore the Island by car.
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