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Reviewed 2 November 2016

When we arrived we were very pleased to find this small hotel was immaculate when we walked in. We were very much off-season at the end of October but the hotel had been kept very clean and tidy and the garden was still also in perfect condition. When we went up to our rooms the children were delighted with what...

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Owner at Carlton Hotel, responded to this review Dear Trip advisor Member: Thank you very much for choosing The Carlton Hotel to spend your holidays. We are glad to know that your expectations were exceeded during your visit. We truly appreciate your comments regarding the excellent service received and we hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back soon....

London
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

As you travel around the Isle of Wight, or research accommodation and restaurants, all you will see is them claiming to be the Island's 'best kept secret'. They can't be, because this is it! We've just returned from a 5 night break at the Carlton Hotel and, as fairly seasoned travellers, I can honestly say that I have never stayed...

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Owner at Carlton Hotel, responded to this review Dear Trip advisor Member: Thank you very much for choosing The Carlton Hotel to spend your holidays. We are glad to know that your expectations were exceeded during your visit. We truly appreciate your comments regarding the excellent service received and we hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back soon....

Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Recently returned from a stay at The Carlton and was extremely impressed by the standard of rooms and quality of service. The hotel is just a short stroll from the beach which is clean and has plenty of activities for kids and adults alike (the banana boat was an experience!). Robert and Ann were perfect hosts - always on call...

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Owner at Carlton Hotel, responded to this review Dear Trip advisor Member: Thank you very much for choosing The Carlton Hotel to spend your holidays. We are glad to know that your expectations were exceeded during your visit. We truly appreciate your comments regarding the excellent service received and we hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back soon....

Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Just back from a great four night stay at the Carlton hotel. Having a young family (a 2 year old and a 2 month old baby), we were so lucky to find the Carlton which accommodates young children, - many other hotels on the island have a minimum age for children of around 10. It was our first visit to...

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Owner at Carlton Hotel, responded to this review Dear Trip advisor Member: Thank you very much for choosing The Carlton Hotel to spend your holidays. We are glad to know that your expectations were exceeded during your visit. We truly appreciate your comments regarding the excellent service received and we hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back soon....

London
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Just had a 4 night stay at the Carlton Hotel. My wife and I hadn't been there for a few years, but on arrival it was obvious things had not changed. Our reception from Ann and Bob was so friendly, our room was ready, clean and inviting, with tea making facilities at the ready! Breakfast was really what you wanted...

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Owner at Carlton Hotel, responded to this review Dear Trip advisor Member: Thank you very much for choosing The Carlton Hotel to spend your holidays. We are glad to know that your expectations were exceeded during your visit. We truly appreciate your comments regarding the excellent service received and we hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back soon....

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We use the tea garden frequently lunchtime drink with crab sandwiches - perfect. As for Anne's Seafood Platter - just to die for - should not be missed. This time we were there for a 70th birthday - whole weekend - so stopped overnight. Well, as it says in reception, "Welcome To Our Home", says everything. Every room is lovely...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and family and friends have been coming to the carlton for many years.Bob and Anne are so friendly to us all when we stay with them.they treat the grandchildren so good.the food is exelent. We all feel so at ease when we stay.who ever reads this I highly recommend this hotel as one of the best for such...

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Owner at Carlton Hotel, responded to this review Dear Trip advisor Member: Thank you very much for choosing The Carlton Hotel to spend your holidays. We are glad to know that your expectations were exceeded during your visit. We truly appreciate your comments regarding the excellent service received and we hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back soon....

Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a great weekend away staying at this lovely hotel. I cannot praise it enough Bob and Anne and the staff was so welcoming and so brilliant with my children it just made our stay that bit more special, accommodation is lovely plus you are in walking distance from the beach front or the train station to head...

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Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We had a great three night stay at The Carlton. Bob, Anne and the team were great hosts and we were made to be very welcome. You couldn't ask for a better place to stay on the IOW. This was our 9th visit to The Carlton and we are booked for 2017. The accommodation is very well maintained, clean and...

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 August 2016

This was our third visit to the Carlton over the past 5 years.We were again very pleased with the welcome we received when we arrived and enjoyed our lunch overlooking the cliffs,sand and sea-a great start to a wonderful 4 day break.Ann and Robert's award winning garden was the perfect setting for my wife and I to 'chill out' whilst...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Carlton Hotel has a deserved reputation as one of Shanklin's finest bed and breakfast hotels. Guests enjoy exhilarating sea views, quality standards of service and comfort, delightful home cooked food and the warmest of welcomes. The Carlton Hotel enjoys an ideal location for exploring Shanklin's sandy beaches, the famous esplanade and the charming Shanklin Old Village. For the adventurous, watersports and activity holiday opportunities abound. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carlton Hotel

Address: 9 Park Road | isle of wight, Shanklin PO37 6AY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Shanklin
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Carlton Hotel Shanklin, Isle Of Wight, UK
Hotel Style:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Shanklin
#4 Family Hotel in Shanklin
#7 Romantic Hotel in Shanklin
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“Balcony rooms, extra, but what a view.”
 of 5 bubbles BryanwithaY, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 5 and 6 (one twin one double) have balconies overlooking the sea - morning sunrise”
 of 5 bubbles 129terryh, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Choose a balcony sea view room!”
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  • Balcony sea view room
  • Balcony sea view room
  • Balcony sea view room
 of 5 bubbles jow429, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The sea facing side of the Hotel would be advisable but although ours was not it was very well decorated and quite acceptable”
 of 5 bubbles chandler348, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Quiet rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles ParaSueKids, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
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