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Hambledon Hotel

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Reviewed 28 November 2016

We have yet again had a fantastic time at the Hambledon Hotel.Bill and Jackie are the best hosts you could ask for. The Hambledon was nicely decorated and the food was excellent.The Hambledon was very very clean and tidy. The only thing wrong with the Hambledon was that we had too leave. The walk to the beach was no longer...

Thank marieCrewe
Selby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2016

After a summer of bad health, needed a bit of Island time. From the minute we arrived Jackie and Bill made us feel so very welcome. As always the rooms are clean and very comfy. Jackie's meals are very tasty and we always leave the dining room well and truly satisfied. We shall be back next year.

Thank Mum M
Ashford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Bill and Jackie operate an extremely well run hotel, the hotel is clean and tidy and with Bill front of house and Jackie in control catering we enjoyed a perfect weekend. We stayed on a B&B deal for a long weekend and were welcomed by Bill on arrival with a good pot of coffee, making us very welcome on our...

2Thank rob v
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We have had yet another fabulous holiday at the Hambledon Hotel. Bill and Jackie have definitely got it right. The hotel is beautifully clean and well maintained, the food is lovely, the situation ideal, and the friendly atmosphere just makes the whole holiday extra special. Over the years we've been back time and time again, and we'll definitely be going...

Thank SollerJ
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Have been coming here for walking breaks now for 15 years and it never fails to please. A very friendly family run hotel. As usual excellent home cooked food and generous portions. You will never go hungry here. Bill and Jackie looked after us so well also arranging all the walks.

Thank WGHampshire
Crewe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2016

well another fantastic stay at bill & Jackie's , as normal we were greeted on our arrival with a welcoming cup of tea before being shown our room, and soon settled in as it's like being back at home, has it's the hotel that makes the holiday ,and bill & Jackie's warm hospitality will take some beating, and we have...

Thank david M
Weymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2016

My husband and I have just returned from a short break at The Hambledon hotel Shanklin. When we arrived we were greeted by Jackie who straight away offered us a tea or coffee. This hotel is in a fabulous location in Shanklin near the town, old village and beach. The hotel itself is clean and homely with excellent home cooked...

4Thank Carole F
St Albans, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We were greeted by Bill, who immediately offered us a cup of tea. Every part of the hotel was clean and well maintained. The food was excellent - thank you Jackie. We didn't go hungry! Nothing was too much trouble - we only had to ask. All staff were very friendly. We had a lovely time. The hotel was great....

Thank JoanneSHM
Chestfield, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016

On arrival given fantastic welcome.Room lovely, bright and clean, serviced every day. Plenty tea, coffee, free wi-fi lovely lounge area to relax, cosy bar. Location great, 5 minute walk to old village, beach nearby. Wife Jackie does Beautiful breakfasts , cereals, fruit, cooked, plenty of choice, Owner Bill so down to earth. Welcoming, real family run bed and breakfast, small...

Thank Hayley E
Bodicote, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This was your second visit to the Hambledon hotel and every bit as good as the first Bill and Jackie really make you feel welcome. The rooms are clean and well equiped everything you need for a comfortable stay. We went half board and the food was excellent nicely cooked and plenty of it. Its a great base for exploring...

Thank spikeymykey

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  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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: $53 - $77 (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, UK
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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