About Us

Once a Gentleman's residence, built in Victorian Times, the building was sympathetically converted offering a combination of single, double, twin, triple and family rooms.  Our guests are treated to a home from home atmosphere during their stay to ensure the stresses and strains of everyday life are the last thing you think of while on holiday.

We are very pleased to been awarded a Trip Advisor Travellers Choice Award 2024.

For Breakfast, you can choose from our menu of Breakfast favourties, including the traditional full English. We also offer lighter alternatives such as cereals, toast and preserves and are happy to cater for special diets.

Old Shanklin has a variety of eateries or if you choose to travel further afield, we can recommend some local pubs and restaurants, for drinks, lunch & evening meals

For those sun lovers, we have a wraparound sun deck, which be accessed directly from the majority of the first-floor rooms or from the main corridor.

Our Lounge provides a comfortable place to unwind, with a pool table, TV area and sofa's to relax on.

Free WIFI is available throughout the public areas and in all of our rooms 

Parking is at the rear of the building with space for 6 -8 cars, public parking is only a short distance away.  We can also provide secure secluded cycle parking. Motorcycle friendly, as parking is out of sight from the road.

If travelling to the Island by ferry, we are able to help with booking at a discounted rate.

We are rated as Guesthouse 3 stars and guests are assured of a pleasant and enjoyable stay.

Children over the age of 4 years old are welcome.  Small to medium well-behaved dogs can be catered for in one of our pet friendly bedrooms.


  • Check out is 10.00 am unless otherwise arranged
  • Check in is between 4.00pm and 7.00pm (can be arranged outside these times give us a call)