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“3 day stay at Foxhills”

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Foxhills of Shanklin
Ranked #4 of 50 Shanklin B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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“3 day stay at Foxhills”
Reviewed 27 July 2014

Would recommend this hotel highly. Have already told friends about it. The online description of the hotel and what it had to offer was very accurate. Our room was beautifully decorated, clean and comfortable.
The breakfast was to everyone's taste as you felt you could trouble James for anything, he was only too pleased to make your stay a pleasant one. The hotel offers a laundry service at very reasonable prices. This was extremely helpful to us. Our first visit to the Isle of Wight because of this hotel will remain memorable.

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 25 July 2014

Would recommend Foxhills to anyone looking for a relaxing break and a great base.
We had a twin room which was beautifully decorated with a separate bedroom, dressing room and bathroom.
Breakfast held lots of selection and was lovely every morning.
James and Paula make you very welcome and go out of their way to make you feel at home.
We love Shanklin and would definitely stay here again

  • Stayed July 2014
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Billericay, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 July 2014

A very friendly service is provided including uniquely in my experience of using B&B the meet and greet and taking your luggage to your bedroom. The choices for breakfast are excellent and I particularly enjoyed the variety of fruit and marmalade. There is also a good choice of cooked breakfasts that were excellently cooked. We also made use of the spa/jacuzzi during our stay which was very refreshing. I recommend this establishment most highly.

Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 20 July 2014 via mobile

While we were visiting friends and family in the island we stayed in this nice B&B. The owner gave us a warm welcome. The room we had was nice and clean, massive comfy bed. A little highlight is the breakfast. You can choose between different types of breakfast and they were all delicious. You can also choose between different cereals and a nice variety of fresh fruits. The owner is a really nice man who makes breakfast quite special by being so attentive.
The hotel has also a little wellness room with a jacuzzi.
We had a car so it didnt matter but the hotel is a bit out of town, but in fairly walkable distance.
All in all a wonderful stay and we would love to come back.

Stayed August 2013
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Durham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 July 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed stay for 3 nights. The bed was very clean and comfortable as was the whole house. They go overboard to make you welcome and the breakfast service is excellent.

The only problem was the temperature in our room, it was stifling. There was no air flow through the window and the sun beat on that side of the house all day. This is a very old house with no air conditioning, and I don't know what they could do about it. There was a small table fan that did nothing to help at all. I found it cooler downstairs in the halls and the sitting rooms. I would never mention it to the owner as they were so kind and did all they could to make us happy, and they were full - but we had hot sleepless nights. Which was a pity as everything else was good.

Price was reasonable and they booked the Ferry for us which we paid on departure.It all worked out well and we allowed to board an earlier Ferry in both directions without extra charges.

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  • Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 16 July 2014

Check-in, a dream, wonderful warm welcome from James, baggage immediately taken from car to our room without question, brilliant orientation, such a warm and friendly feeling you immediately know you are going to have a wonderful stay.
Twin Room St Catherine’s lovely, tea /coffee making facilities, good quality linen and towels all nicely laundered and fresh.
Lovely private sauna, if it is it free it is for your use such a nice touch.
Garden is amazing, walk down some steps and you find a lovely shaded area with some tables and chairs and a weeping willow that hangs gloriously over this area.
Breakfast is so good, such a lot of choice, from cereals, fruit to the traditional cooked … try the black pudding stack, not to be missed…
Take the tour as suggested around the Island and you see some amazing seaside/country views.
Excellently located, within easy walling distance to Shanklin where there are lot’s of places to eat/drink and be merry………..
Again on check out , offers of luggage taken to our car, unusual when leaving the same lever of service is offered.

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 13 July 2014

Just returned from two nights at Foxholes. I thought it was a b&b because James gives such attentive service and before we arrived helped us over the phone select our room and even booked our ferry! The service is of an excellent hotel with room service offered (we never used) and a whirlpool (we used and loved). Breakfast is outstanding. There are at least 10-12 fruits go choose from for your fruit bowl in the am and then a hot breakfast from a good menu and the homemade Jams are amazing. Location is excellent: we walked into Shackling and enjoyed an amazing Indian meal at Purple Mango. And then a great pub meal the next night at The Village Inn. Very pretty area. thank you for all the directions and advice!

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
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Property: Foxhills of Shanklin
Address: 30 Victoria Avenue, Shanklin PO37 6LS, England
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Region: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Shanklin
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 50 B&Bs / Inns in Shanklin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:5 star — Foxhills of Shanklin 5*
Number of rooms: 8
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
An award winning Five Star Gold Guest Accommodation with Spa and Health and Beauty Treatments in Shanklin on the Isle of Wight in easy reach of the town, the Old Village, the beach and the downs. Perfect for a relaxing break. ... more   less 
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