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Carlton Hotel

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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“ann and bob”(13 reviews)
“seafood platter”(13 reviews)
“balcony rooms”(12 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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All reviewsann and bobseafood platterbalcony roomstea gardensisle of wightdecked areaon arrivalaward winningthe clifffriendly owners and staffshanklin bayhome from homesuperb viewsfeel very welcomeperfect hostsnothing is too much troublefantastic hotel
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

This was our second time to the Carlton and just as good as the last. The hotel is in a wonderful location overlooking the sea and the balcony rooms have stunning views. Drinking an early morning cuppa watching the sun reflected on the water was...More

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Reviewed 21 October 2017

My Mum and I stayed in this welcoming and tranquil place recently while we attended the also excellent Beer, Buses and Walks event on the beautiful Isle of Wight. On arrival we experienced a friendly welcome from Anne and Bob and were invited to have...More

2  Thank jamiedickson2017
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

The Carlton Hotel in Shanklin is situated in an ideal position on the cliff overlooking the sea. The owners are very kind and helpful and breakfast is great. The only downside for some might be that they don't do evening meals, but there are plenty...More

1  Thank Freda E
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Regretted booking it the moment we walked in. Disappointing, in spite of message painted on the wall, we did not find it welcoming at all. The sea views are good if the pay over £20 a night extra, but if not, the other rooms have...More

3  Thank Helen P
Reviewed 9 October 2017

This was our 2nd visit to the Carlton Hotel this year. As usual we received a warm welcome from Anne & Bob with a pot of tea on arrival our room was nice and light with a sea view and very clean with a good...More

1  Thank fisherman349
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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$130 - US$189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Shanklin
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Shanklin
#7 Romantic Hotel in Shanklin
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$130 - US$189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Shanklin
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Shanklin
#7 Romantic Hotel in Shanklin
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Room & Suite (43)
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Dining (3)
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Tony N
17 November 2014|
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Response from Paul T | Reviewed this property |
Much the same Info here as the other reply, give them a buzz. They have a couple of twin rooms with large sea-view balconies, well worth the little bit extra - and if you're a smoker there's an ash tray on the table... More
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"Aim for the balcony room (there are only 2) as the views are stunning"
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"All areas of Hotel were peaceful, sea facing rooms have full sea view, side rooms have partial sea view."
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"Rooms 5 and 6 have sea views, but hard to get."
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"Book a balcony for the sea view!"
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