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Ferncliff Hotel

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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good39%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
Welcome to Ferncliff Hotel, your Shanklin “home away from home.” Ferncliff Hotel aims to make your visit as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, which is why so many guests continue to come back year after year. While staying at Ferncliff Hotel, visitors can check out St Blasius Church, Shanklin (1.3 km) and Shanklin to Ventnor Coastal Walk (2.3 km), some of Shanklin's top attractions. Guest rooms include many amenities such as a kitchenette. The property boasts free breakfast, to help make your stay more enjoyable. While at Ferncliff Hotel, guests can go online with free wifi. Shanklin has plenty of seafood restaurants. So when you’re here, be sure to check out popular spots like Fisherman's Cottage, The Waterfront Inn, and The Corner Grill House, which are serving up some great dishes. If you’re looking for things to do, you can check out Shanklin Chine (0.4 km), Shanklin Beach (0.1 km), or Shanklin Theatre (0.5 km), which are popular attractions amongst tourists, and they are all within walking distance. Ferncliff Hotel puts the best of Shanklin at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable.
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Property amenities
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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Full view
90Good for walkers
Grade: 90 out of 100
88Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
21Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

lovely hosts Annie is attentive but not overbearing, clean and well upkept, such a nice place to stay can't wait to go back .The rooms are very comfortable with very low noise levels I stayed for a week and slept very well every night breakfast...More

1  Thank katarinauk2016
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Ferncliff is unbelievable value for money, Annie didn't charge us for the two very young ones even though they had breakfast, and absorbed all the usual expense of sheets, towels, cleaning etc. I challenge anyone to find that deal anywhere on the Isle of Wight...More

2  Thank Elizabeth G
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Annie is a nice person but her hygiene and cleanliness leave much to be desired, There was a musty smell as soon as you walked through the door, The shower, toilet and sink were never cleaned during our stay. I had to clean the kettle...More

1  Thank holidaymakernarak
Reviewed 25 May 2016

I recently decided on a weekend away, next to a beach,and close to shops and bars. Well found it with the ferncliff hotel! along with the host Annie, she was an absolutely delightful character, helpful and knowledgeable about the local area as I wanted to...More

Thank Wayne L
Reviewed 14 May 2016

We recently returned to the Ferncliff having stayed there previously in 1968, Nothing much had changed accept of course the owner, Anne. Anne was a very welcoming and warm host and could not do enough to make our stay as comfortable as could be. The...More

1  Thank Malcolm V
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"book room with balcony you can see the sea"
6 Mar 2017
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"A room with a balcony would be the best option"
25 May 2016
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"Book the Yellow or Green rooms for sea views"
14 May 2016
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"Ask for sea view."
6 Jul 2015
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United KingdomEnglandIsle of WightShanklin
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