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The Albury SC Cottage

The lovely Albury palm veranda, the Villa is on the left and the Cottage is on the right
45 reviews
The lovely Albury palm veranda, the Villa is on the left and the Cottage is on the right
The Albury, Shanklin Est. !871, now newly refurbished retaining its Victorian character
The Albury palm veranda, a perfect place to relax and watch the world go by.
The pretty Albury Cottage lounge
Pretty Albury Cottage lounge - complimentary bottle of wine included in your welcome hamper
The Albury Cottage Kitchen/Diner
The Albury Cottage Kitchen/Diner
The Albury Cottage Kitchen/Diner
The pretty, nautical Albury Cottage Twin Bedroom with a sink
The pretty, natutical Albury Cottage Twin bedroom with a sink
The Albury Cottage double bedroom, with en-suite shower room
Upstairs at the Albury Cottage with sea glimpses
Albury Cottage Hall
Albury Cottage Hall
Albury Cottage Hall
Albury Cottage bathroom (there is also an en-suite shower room and a separate downstairs cloakroom)
Under the grapevine, pretty private seating area at the side of the Cottage
The Albury Cottage veranda
The Albury Villa photo's
Historical pub on Hope Beach, a stroll away from The Albury
Just part of the stunning long sandy Hope Beach, minutes from The Albury.
Small Hope beach, home to the Shanklin Sailing Club, Shanklin Rowing Club and water activities
Sandy Hope Beach at the end of the road from The Albury, home of the Shanklin Deep Sea Fishing Club
The charming, quaint Shanklin Old Village, just around the corner from The Albury
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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Shanklin, Isle of Wight, England
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Listing #HL383941
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English first
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

Have stayed here before but with the girls for a long weekend, however went back on 21st July 2017 with my son, his partner, and 4 grandkids. Well what can I say they loved the Villa it was like a home from home Elaine was so welcoming and enjoyed the kids being around even if they where very noisy ?...

Management response:

Thank you for your kind review Christine. I really enjoyed seeing you again and meeting your lovely family. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at the Albury Villa, rest assured noise was not an issue! I'm glad the children had fun and I do hope we get to see you all again sometime in the future.


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Raymond A
1 review
Reviewed 28 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

Stayed at the Albury for a weekend break had a fantastic time. Perfect location easy for restaurants in the town and to the beach you've got it all with in a five to ten minute walk. Your stay feels so comfortable it feels like home ,we will be going back can't wait absolutely loved it such a lovely place and...

Management response:

Thank you so much for your kind words, what a lovely review, very much appreciated Ray and Jane. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your weekend break and I really do hope that we get to see you again sometime in the future.


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East Sussex, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Stayed here twice now, and the Albury Cottage hasn't disappointed either time. Lovely accommodation, hampers have been amazing! Can't wait for the next time! Many thanks :)

Management response:

Thank you so much for your return visit and you kind review. I am looking forward to seeing you all again next year.


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  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Wi-Fi
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House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Shower
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
1 Sep 2017 -
31 Oct 2017
Autumn Rates
3 nights
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please note that the Winter rates (November to April) exclude Christmas, New Year and Easter, and the Summer rates (May to October) include Christmas, New Year and Easter. During the Summer School Holiday period the weekly rate is £695, weekdays £105 per night and weekend rates are £120 per night.

We also offer The Albury Villa next door to the cottage, a charming Victorian Villa with 2 double bedrooms, available at the same rate. Please visit our website for more details www.alburyshanklin.co.uk.
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About the neighbourhood
Shanklin is a very popular seaside resort which nestles on the South East coast of the island and benefits from a micro climate with the longest sunshine hours in the UK.<BR><BR>Just a few minutes walk from the Albury are two lovely sandy beaches; Hope & Small Hope beach which eventually meet Sandown beach and are accessed either by the Beach Lift from the nearby Eastcliff Promenade, via the Osborne steps or a short stroll along Keats Green, past the famous beautiful Chine, the stunning Chine and Heritage Centre (a deep ravine with a waterfall and diverse flora and fauna) which was the islands first tourist attraction. There are cliff walks, active Sailing Club, Rowing Club and Deep Sea Fishing Club, numerous water activities, beach huts, Esplanade amusements & arcade,... more
Car not needed
How to get there
Railway: Shanklin Station: 0.0 km
A short sea crossing from Portsmouth, other routes include Southampton and Lymington.<BR><BR>Whitelink operates car ferries from between Portsmouth and Fishbourne and Lymington to Yarmouth. It also operates a fast catamaran services for foot passengers between Portsmouth and Ryde. Go to their website for more details www.whitelink.co.uk ferry travel info.<BR><BR>Hovertravel operates a fast, foot passenger only hovercraft crossing from Portsmouth (Southsea) to Ryde. Go to www.hovertravel.co.uk<BR><BR>Red Funnel runs a car ferry between Southampton and East Cowes and a fast 'Red Jet' service for foot passengers between Southampton and Cowes. www.redfunnel.co.uk ferry-travel.<BR><BR>London Waterloo Station has fast train links to Portsmo... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.0 km.
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