We booked late on a whim thinking we would end up with the dregs. Not so. I was smiling as soon as we got in the room. Straight out to the balcony, what a view. The bed was big and comfortable. Two mattress zipped together. The en-suite shower was big with good presser and water as hot as you like.
We walked down to the sea every day and into town to eat at night. Nothing was to far to get too. A bit hilly but it was easy.
Breakfast plenty of choice and good size portions provided. Always came out having eaten to much. Good quality as well.
We didn’t want for anything and can't wait to go back.
Owners very friendly and good humored.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- The Clifton's privileged location on the Shanklin cliff top offers an amazing sea view and makes it an ideal retreat for those in search of tranquility. The stunning view of Shanklin bay can be enjoyed from the lounge and bar, where light meals are available all day. We also cater for gluten free diets. In the award winning cliff top garden you can also take advantage of the fabulous sea view, warm Isle of Wight sunshine, wonderful sea air, and refreshments from the licensed bar. Local is Best……with prime farming land all around us and a host of specialist growers and producers making the most of it, we usually have access to plenty of fresh seasonal fruit and vegetables, as well as quality fish and meat. The garden opens out to Keats Green and the lovely walk between Shanklin and Sandown (part of the Isle of Wight Coastal Path) with fantastic views across Sandown Bay. This also leads to the famous Shanklin Chine with a pathway down to the sandy beaches. Within easy reach by foot are the picturesque Shanklin Old Village with its thatched roofs, and the beautiful Rylstone Gardens. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- The Clifton Hotel Shanklin
- Clifton Hotel Shanklin
- The Clifton Shanklin, Isle Of Wight