The Birkdale

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Guest House

5 Grange Road
SHANKLIN
Isle of Wight
PO37 6NN

Tel: 01983 862949 / 07969 693626

Isle of Wight, Accommodation, Serviced Accommodation, Shanklin

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

5 of 5 stars
  • Travelers Choice 2021
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Excellent
    271
  • Very Good
    7
  • Average
    1
  • Poor
    0
  • Terrible
    1

Recent Reviews:

  • peter h
    Abertillery, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Great place to stay
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 5th August 2021
    Absolutely brilliant. Made to feel very welcome as soon as we arrived by Colin and Leslie. Rooms were very clean and well equipped. Breakfast was lovely with a great choice. Whatever you needed they... Read full review
  • tandj242017
    Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
    Best Guest House in the UK BY FAR!
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 28th September 2021
    When visiting the Isle of Wight we will always stay at this most excellent Guest House. Hosts Leslie and Colin have added their personal touches to their spotlessly clean premises. Nothing is too... Read full review
  • Explore65771474592
    The Best Guest House I have ever been too
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 11th October 2021
    Lesley and Colin welcomed us when we arrived and offed us a cup of tea. The bedroom was big and every detail was thought of even had home made biscuits. One of the best breakfast I have had even if... Read full review

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
7
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Double En-Suitefrom £70.00 to £90.00 per room per night (breakfast included)
Superior Double En-Suite Whirlpoolfrom £80.00 to £90.00 per room per night (breakfast included)
Superior Four Poster Double En-Suitefrom £78.00 to £86.00 per room per night (breakfast included)
Twin En-Suitefrom £70.00 to £80.00 per room per night (breakfast included)

*Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Accessible Bedrooms
  • No dogs (Guide dogs accepted)

Catering

  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Early breakfast available
  • Serve breakfast
  • Special diets catered for

Children & Infants

  • No children allowed

Establishment Features

  • Adults only
  • Beach / Coast within walking distance
  • Central heating throughout
  • Ferry discount available
  • Groups welcome
  • Ironing facilities
  • Night Keys
  • No Pets
  • No smoking in dining area
  • Open all year round
  • Open New Year
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Prior Booking Recommended
  • Residents lounge open all day
  • Separate guests' lounge - Residents lounge available.
  • Wireless Internet Access

Leisure Facilities

  • Eating Out Within Walking Distance
  • Golf Course close by

Parking & Transport

  • Bus stop within walking distance
  • Car parking
  • Free parking
  • Off-road parking
  • On site parking
  • Railway station within walking distance

Payment Methods

  • Cash Accepted
  • Maestro
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • No smoking
  • Non smoking establishment

Room / Unit Features

  • All rooms non-smoking
  • Baths some rooms
  • Colour Television all rooms
  • Colour television in all bedrooms
  • Digital TV All Rooms
  • Four poster bed some rooms
  • Four poster beds available
  • Ground floor bedrooms available
  • Ground Floor Room(s)
  • Hairdryer all rooms
  • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
  • Internet access all rooms
  • King sized bed some rooms
  • Queen sized beds some rooms
  • Radio all rooms
  • Radio in all bedrooms
  • Shaver Point/s
  • Showers all rooms
  • Spa bath some rooms
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
  • Tea and coffee making all rooms

Specialist Features

  • Baggage delivery for walkers
  • Cyclists welcome
  • Short breaks available
  • Walkers Welcome

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From East Cowes ferry, second exit at roundabout onto Well Road, A3021, A3054 to Newport, A3020 to Sandown, A3020 to Shanklin
From Fishbourne ferry, B3339 (Fishbourne lane), A3054 to Ryde (Esplanade), straight along the Esplanade to the boating lake, follow the road round to the right onto A3055 to Sandown, A3055 to Shanklin.
From Yarmouth ferry, A3054 to Newport, A3020 to Sandown, A3020 to Shanklin

*Note: if you have access to sat nav you may well find a quicker route

Public Transport Directions

Foot passengers

Island Line train service from Ryde to Shanklin Tel: 01983 812591

https://www.southwesternrailway.com/destinations-and-offers/island-line

 

From the train station walk straight ahead down Regent Street (main shops). At the end of the road turn right up High Street (by Boots) and continue into Old Village. Turn right at the Rock Shop onto Grange Road

Taxis are available at the station   

 

Southern Vectis - The Island's buses Tel: 0330 0539 182 https://www.islandbuses.info

Awards

  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Ferry Discount Available Ferry Discount Available 2020
  • Visit Isle of Wight AwardGreen Star - Silver- Visit Isle Of Wight - 2019/20 Green Star - Silver- Visit Isle Of Wight - 2019/20 2019
  • Visit Isle of Wight AwardGreen Star - Gold - Visit Isle Of Wight - 2020/21 Green Star - Gold - Visit Isle Of Wight - 2020/21 2020
  • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2021
  • Visit Isle of Wight AwardWight Gift Card Venue Wight Gift Card Venue 2020
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -WTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

Opening Times

Opening (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)

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