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The Rowborough

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Guest House

32 Arthurs Hill
SHANKLIN
Isle Of Wight
PO37 6EX

Tel: 01983 866072

The Rowborough

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TripAdvisor

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  • Traveler's Choice
  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Excellent
    225
  • Very Good
    19
  • Average
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Terrible
    2

Recent Reviews:

  • olatokunboh o
    london
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Great Short Getaway
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 20th May 2018
    Lovely first welcome. As soon as we arrived Michelle, one of the owners of the hotel, insisted upon taking our luggage. Breakfast was splendid! Lovely variety of food to eat. Unfortunately our room... Read full review
  • phredd2018
    Gloucester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Wonderful hotel
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 19th May 2018
    This is one of the most excellent hotels I have stayed in. Michelle and Caroline made me really feel at home. The hotel was very clean and my bedroom was excellent. The dinner I had there was... Read full review
  • janetphil2018
    Surrey, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    A great place to stay
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 18th May 2018
    We had a wonderful bank holiday weekend break at The Rowborough. It was the first time we had stayed at this hotel & will certainly return. Comfortable & clean accommodation, excellent breakfast... Read full review

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
9
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Double en-suite Room£35.00 per person per night (breakfast included)
Family En-suite Room x 4£35.00 per person per night (breakfast included)
Single - private bathroom Room£35.00 per person per night (breakfast included)
Triple En-suite Room£35.00 per person per night (breakfast included)

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

Facilities

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre - On local bus route and 5 minutes away from Shanklin railway station.. 10 minutes walk into the town or down to the beach.
  • Non smoking establishment - Smoking permitted in the Gardens only.

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age) - Minimum age 5 years. No babies or Infants
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome - Minimum age 5 years. No babies or Infants accepted

Parking & Transport

  • Bus stop within walking distance - Number 3 bus stops outside hotel
  • Free parking - on a first come first served basis. 5 spaces available.
  • Off-road parking - Residential area. No permits required. Free of charge
  • On site parking - On a first come first served basis. Spaces for 5 cars only. Residential area no permits or charges applicable.
  • Railway station within walking distance - 5 minutes walk. Courtesy transport available to and from hotel by prior arrangement only.

Leisure Facilities

  • Eating Out Within Walking Distance - 10 minutes walk into village

Catering

  • Bar
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Early breakfast available - By prior arrangement only. No service before 7am.
  • Full liquor licence - Full Bar serving wine, beer, spirits and soft drinks. Open all day until 11pm.
  • Half board supplement (£)
  • Serve breakfast
  • Serve Evening Meal
  • Special diets catered for - Please advise at time of booking
  • Vegans catered for - Please advise at time of booking
  • Vegetarians catered for - Please advise at time of booking

Payment Methods

  • Cash Accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard - No credit card charges
  • MasterCard accepted - No credit card charges
  • Solo accepted
  • Visa - No credit card charges
  • Visa accepted - No credit card charges

Room / Unit Features

  • All rooms non-smoking
  • Baths some rooms - Room 4 - Adult only Double. Room 9 Large double, garden facing, minimum stays apply.
  • Colour television in all bedrooms - Flat screen tv with free view and dvd facility
  • Digital TV All Rooms
  • DVD Player in all bedrooms - With the tv
  • Ground floor bedrooms available - One available. Mobility friendly only. No wheelchair accessibility
  • Hairdryer available
  • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
  • Internet access all rooms - Free WIFI in all Guest rooms.
  • Radio all rooms
  • Radio in all bedrooms - Radio Alarm clock
  • Shaver Point/s
  • Showers all rooms - Two are shower over bath
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms - Tea/ Coffee/ Hot Chocolate and welcome biscuit. Replenished daily.
  • Tea and coffee making all rooms
  • Trouser press some rooms - Room 9 only.

Establishment Features

  • Beach / Coast within walking distance - 10 minutes walk or 2 minutes drive
  • Central heating throughout
  • Dogs admitted on a lead - Small dogs only by prior arrangement in a limited number of rooms. Daily charge of £5.00 applicable.
  • Dogs welcome - Small dogs only by prior arrangement in a limited number of rooms. £5.00 daily charge applicable.
  • Ferry inclusive/ferries can be arranged - Preferred rates with Red Funnel and Wight Link. Ask at time of booking. Full payment required.
  • Garden / Grounds for visitors use
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Gay/Lesbian Friendly
  • Ironing facilities - On request. Free of charge
  • Licensed for alcohol - Residents only until 11pm daily.
  • No smoking in dining area
  • Open on bank holidays - No supplements for Bank Holidays.
  • Patio/Terrace for guests use
  • Pets accepted - Small dogs only by prior arrangement in a limited number of rooms. £5.00 daily charge.
  • Pets accepted by arrangement - Small dogs only in a limited number of rooms. £5.00 daily charge applicable.
  • Photocopier - On request. Charges apply
  • Prior Booking Recommended - Non refundable deposit required at time of booking. Full payment required if booking less than 30 days prior to arrival.
  • Residents lounge open all day
  • Separate guests' lounge
  • Smokers welcome - No smoking except for in the gardens
  • Wireless Internet Access - Free throughout the building.

Specialist Features

  • Marketed as gay friendly
  • Short breaks available
  • Walkers Welcome

Languages spoken

  • Afrikaans spoken

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available

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.

Public Transport Directions

For bus information please contact Southern Vectis at www.islandbuses.info/ or +44 0871 200 2233 (bus times) / +44 01983 827000 (head office).

Special Offers

  • Special Offer – May Family Room Deal

    Are you looking for an inexpensive way to bring the family to the Isle of Wight this May Half Term, then look no further than The Rowborough? Winner of Trip Advisor’s Travellers Choice award in 2017 and 2018, we are offering Family Rooms for £110.00 per night based on 2 adults sharing with up to 2 children aged between 5 – 11 years and includes full English Breakfast. A small supplement may apply for children older than 11 years. 3 night’s minimum stay required on all bookings.

    Ask us at time of booking about our preferred car ferry rates. Call us now on 01983 866072 or email us on info@rowboroughhotel.com to discuss your requirements and check availability.

    Offer link: Last Minute Offers

  • Special Offer – May Family Room Deal

    Are you looking for an inexpensive way to bring the family to the Isle of Wight this May Half Term, then look no further than The Rowborough? Winner of Trip Advisor’s Travellers Choice award in 2017 and 2018, we are offering Family Rooms for £110.00 per night based on 2 adults sharing with up to 2 children aged between 5 – 11 years and includes full English Breakfast. A small supplement may apply for children older than 11 years. 3 night’s minimum stay required on all bookings.

    Ask us at time of booking about our preferred car ferry rates. Call us now on 01983 866072 or email us on info@rowboroughhotel.com to discuss your requirements and check availability.

    Offer link: Hotel & Bed & Breakfast Offers

Gradings

  • 4 AA Silver Stars
4 AA Silver Stars

Awards

  • Regional and Miscellaneous -TripAdvisor - Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor - Certificate of Excellence 2017
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -TripAdvisor - Travellers' Choice TripAdvisor - Travellers' Choice 2018
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Ferry Inclusive Accommodation Available Ferry Inclusive Accommodation Available 2018

Opening Times

Opening (5 Mar 2018 - 28 Oct 2018)
Closed (28 Oct 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

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