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“Wow, what a welcome, attention to detail, service, friendliness, cleanliness, couldnt wish for more”
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Shoreside Inn
Ranked #2 of 51 Shanklin B&B and Inns
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Reviewed 20 October 2013

Thank you Jo and Andy for a wonderful birthday/anniversary stay. It is obvious you have both worked so hard to make The Shoreside such a warm welcoming home from home. The information you gave us on the island and places to see made our stay more interesting. Would recommend you to anyone and would suggest that the Fine Nammet restaurant is booked well in advance for a truly wonderful fine dining experience. Thanks guys. We will send the recipes as promised x x

  • Stayed: October 2013
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Reviewed 13 October 2013

We were lucky to be able to return for our 4th stay at the Shoreside this year and as always had a wonderful stay. From the moment you are met on the car park by Andy to the end of your break everything is exactly as you would wish for. Jo and Andy are perfect hosts and do everything they can to make each stay special. The breakfast is delicious and you must try the Isle Of Wight muesli before one of Jo's cooked breakfast and if you have room follow it with a freshly baked Danish pastry. The scrambled eggs are the best my other half has EVER tasted and he's lived a lot of years! Our room was spotless and the comfortable king size bed makes it impossible not to have a great nights sleep especially as you can here the sea lapping on the beach. This is my idea of heaven where I feel that all my troubles disappear. Already booked our next stay, it's impossible not to

Room Tip: All the rooms are perfect
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  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 11 October 2013

Stayed in June 2013, stayed in twin room, absolutely spotless, lovely shower, great view, excellent decor and comfortable beds. Jo and Andy are great hosts, nothing is too much trouble, the breakfasts are great and the warm pastries for breakfast are not to be missed. Hope to stay again next year

  • Stayed: June 2013, travelled with family
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Reviewed 7 October 2013

Having never been to the Isle of Wight, I wasn't sure where to stay or what to expect. I chose this hotel after looking over several and deciding we wanted to be a bit away from the larger cities. We couldn't have been happier with our choice. We were warmly greeted by Andrew who gave us many suggestions on things to see and do around the island. Every suggestion was spot on and he steered us to some fantastic places and restaurants. The rooms are huge, clean, modern and delightful. The breakfasts, especially the croissants, are wonderful and although we were there in the "off-season", we felt welcomed and cared for. I would highly recommend this inn, although just as a reminder, it is an adults only location. It is located on the southeast side of the island, but the island is so small, you can literally drive from end to end in a very short time.

Room Tip: The channel view from the front is lovely.
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  • Stayed: September 2013, travelled with family
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Reviewed 5 October 2013

This little hotel is perfectly located on the seafront, a short walk from restaurants & pubs. The rooms are beautifully presented, very clean & comfortable with a large selection of teas&coffee. The best thing about this hotel is the owner, Andrew. Such a kind & friendly man who can't do enough for you. Breakfast is also fantastic! Go and stay!!!

  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 2 October 2013

Me and my husband stayed here for two nights. Look no further, this is perfect. Not only is it located on the beach front but the owners are wonderful and hotel is everything we wanted. We will be back again!! Thanks for making our first trip to Shanklin fabulous...

Room Tip: We stayed in Suite 1 which gives you Fab sea views while you relax in the bath... Needs to be done!
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  • Stayed: September 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 25 September 2013

A Gem of a Hotel, nestled under the Shanklin cliffs. The rooms, location, food and service are all superb. But what really makes The Shoreside such a great place to stay is, without doubt, the hosts. Jo and Andy are courteous, friendly, professional, caring and genuinely nice people. If your thinking of a stay on the Ilse of Wight "look no further"

  • Stayed: September 2013
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Additional Information about Shoreside Inn

Address: 39 Esplanade, Shanklin PO37 6BG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Shanklin
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free Parking Restaurant Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 51 B&Bs / Inns in Shanklin
Price Range: £103 - £119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Shoreside Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 8
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This adult only boutique B&B is situated on one of the islands most beautiful beaches. After major refurbishment the hotel now offers Eight large spacious rooms all with seating area, king size beds and en suite bath/shower rooms with heated towel rails. All rooms have 32" coloured flat screen TVs with freesat, tea/coffee facilities and stunning views of the English Channel. Two of our rooms have their very own private balcony on the top floor of the hotel. If you struggle with stairs then why not try one of our new rooms, on the ground floor of the hotel with its own private sun terrace? Breakfast is included in your room rate & private car park situated behind the hotel for guests only. *Please note there is no bar or restaurant at The Shoreside B&B, but there is plenty of pubs/restaurants with in walking distance. ... more   less 
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