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Old Shanklin Guest House

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Certificate of Excellence

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Opened in 2011 Old Shanklin Guest House is owned and run by Gareth and Sarah James. There are five en suite rooms. We have sourced local artwork for you to enjoy and local produce for you to eat! The guest lounge is available morning to evening with local information, local magazines and board games. Breakfast specials change daily, with Full English always on the menu. Parking for Bonchurch Suite, St Helens Room, Tennyson & Godshill Rooms. All rooms are booked by name, so you know what you are paying for.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Room features
Non-smoking rooms
Suites
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HOTEL STYLE
Mid-range
Charming
HOTEL CLASS

Location

Full view
95Great for walkers
Grade: 95 out of 100
44Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
13Attractionswithin 0.5 km
434Reviews
76Photos
1Q+A
100Room tips
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We arrived to a very warm welcome and the offer of tea & coffee in the lounge. Our rooms where very clean and comfortable with everything you needed, filtered water,tea, coffee, hairdryer etc. Breakfast was exceptional with everyday having a special which was a nice touch as
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Response from Sarah J, Owner at Old Shanklin Guest House
Responded 1 week ago
Hi Debbie, Thank you so much for your lovely review. You would all be most welcome again. Kind regards Sarah
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Have just had the most enjoyable stay at this guest house. It is located just off the main road through Shanklin so is handy for the main bus route. Having said that the area is very quiet so no traffic noise to disturb you. The hosts Sarah and Garry are very helpful and could
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Response from Sarah J, Owner at Old Shanklin Guest House
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you Hamish. It was a pleasure to meet you both and hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Sarah
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Second time visiting OSGH, Sarah and Gareth are lovely hosts, the room was clean and with nice decor. The walk in shower.. So nice! Really good breakfasts with plenty of choice. Wish we could have stayed longer!
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Response from Sarah J, Owner at Old Shanklin Guest House
Responded 28 Nov 2018
Hi Michael, Thank you for your review. You are welcome to stay longer! See you again & Merry Christmas Sarah
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Amazing visit. Nothing was too much. Fully accommodating and breakfast was delicious. Definitely reccomend. Although most attractions are closed this time of year it was very festive and plenty of places to eat and visit. Shanklin house have vouchers for money off tourist areas
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Response from Sarah J, Owner at Old Shanklin Guest House
Responded 28 Nov 2018
Thank you for your review. We do indeed have vouchers for attractions and restaurants and more coming soon. And yes the festivities get earlier and earlier! Kind regards Sarah
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A friend and I enjoyed a lovely week on the Isle of Wight. We spent 4 very comfortable nights at this delightful bed and breakfast which came highly recommended to us by friends who have stayed there several times. We were not disappointed. Sarah & Gareth are great hosts and
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Response from Sarah J, Owner at Old Shanklin Guest House
Responded 28 Nov 2018
Thank you so much for your review. It's always nice to welcome friends of guests. You certainly made the most of the walking trails on the Island. We are very lucky to have so much walking accessible without a car. Hope to see you again Kind regards Sarah
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Bonchurch Suite en suite with jacuzzi bath and separate shower cubicle
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The Bonchurch Suite with en suite bathroom, free standing TV, coffee table & sofa
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St Helens Room on the hall floor with Super Kin size bed
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Bonchurch Suite
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Do you allow pets? 10lbs. Terrier
Sorry no pets.
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"All rooms are worth the money"
"St Helens is a lovely room with a great shower."
"All rooms are excellent"
"Captain’s Room best suited for people 5’ 9” and under due to low beams."
"All rooms are well thought out and very comfortable"
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PRICE RANGE
US$92 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandIsle of WightShanklin
NUMBER OF ROOMS
5
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