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Christchurch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Great food, very welcoming with friendly staff, quiet location, clean rooms. Ideal for short break. Well positioned for access to the whole island. Incredibly good value for money. Will certainly be back.

1Thank 202graham
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel for a few days. Don't be off by the title ! We were served breakfast by the owner Jim every morning. , no self service which was a nice change. The decor of the hotel suited the age of the house and though the en suite was small it was nice and clean. The hotel...

Thank pilateskid
Solihull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Another week on the Isle of Wight with amazing weather and excellent hospitality from Bill and Jackie at the Hambledon. As with our previous visits we were received with a really warm welcome. Though out our stay Bill, Jackie and staff can't do enough for you. We booked half board this time so all evening mealswere included, which were fantastic...

2Thank Paul S
Gillingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We have visited Bill and Jackie on a number of occasions over the past 6 years and we are always so impressed. Having been to many Hotels across the world this remains the very best of any we have visited. Bill and Jackie make is feel so welcome and the home cooked food and menu is perfect for us. Thanks...

Thank KK48
Devizes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 September 2016

All staff friendly and welcoming. Facilities first class will definitley be returning. Hotel very quiet. Rooms clean, bright and airy. Garden lovely and well kept plenty with lovely views over the sea.

1Thank Elaine B
Brackley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Just returned from another brilliant holiday on the Island made even better by staying at this great hotel. Nothing is too much trouble for Bill and Jackie and they ensure that you will have a good time. The hotel is clean, tidy and well presented. The food is good wholesome home cooked and you will not go hungry. We have...

Thank Ian A
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Our third stay at the Hambledon and still is excellent. Bill and Jackie are so welcoming with a cup of tea or coffee in the lounge on arrival. Food is excellent with wide choices for breakfast and dinners. You always leave the table never feeling hungary!!! Accommodation is very comfortable and very clean. We will certainly always stay at this...

Thank Ann L
Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Wonderful family run hotel, lovely clean rooms with everything catered for, great hospitality by Bill and Jackie nothing was too much trouble. What can I say about the food !!! Everything was cooked to perfection and certainly plenty of it unfortunately it's a diet for me now I am home. I cannot recommend this lovely hotel highly enough and we...

Thank 328rose
Hailsham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We've just returned from our 5th visit to the Hambledon Hotel & yet again Bill & Jackie have made us so welcome, we took along our 6 year old Grandaughter for her 3rd visit, this is a lovely family run hotel who welcome any age guests. We had a good choice of breakfast that set us up for the day....

Thank Sussexkim
Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2016

My two cousins and I returned to the Hambledon Hotel, Shanklin, 2 weeks ago. Bill and Jackie who run the hotel made us very welcome. The cooking, which was done by Jackie was excellent. Our room was on ground floor and very spacious, modern furniture, beds so comfortable and television gave a good reception. The Hotel is kept very clean...

Thank RitaBurke

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  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bill, Jackie and family extend a warm welcome to all those staying at the Hambledon Hotel, Shanklin. Our aim is to provide friendly attentive service, comfortable well appointed accommodation and an excellent standard of food and drink. We are open for holidays & short breaks for the whole family, and children of any age are welcome. The Hambledon Hotel, situated in Shanklin, on the picturesque Isle of Wight, is only yards away from the famous cliff path, which offers beautiful walks to both Ventnor and Sandown along the cliff tops. From here, there is also access to the safe and sandy Shanklin beaches below, via lift or path. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hambledon Hotel

Address: 11 Queens Road, Shanklin PO37 6AW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Shanklin
Price Range: $57 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hambledon Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Hambledon Hotel Shanklin, Isle Of Wight
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Shanklin
#1 Family Hotel in Shanklin
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Shanklin
#3 Best Value Hotel in Shanklin
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“All rooms are good!”
 of 5 bubbles MumM571, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a nice big room number 1 and could see the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles CaroleF472, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 11 & 12 are joining rooms, 1 with double bed and 1 with bunk beds. Both rooms have en-suite, perfect when you have 2 children”
 of 5 bubbles PaulS779, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We were in Room 8 and 4 and was fairly quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles RitaBurke, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Be sure to tell them what you would like as they are happy to try and accommodate you”
 of 5 bubbles 730lesleym, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
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