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The Birkdale

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“b b”(68 reviews)
“guest house”(21 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Lovely B & B, the bedroom was lovely, clean and nice décor, Jackie & Bill were excellent hosts and breakfast was great, especially the black pudding. Very close to the old village, restaurants and pubs, will definitely be staying here again.

Thank Lynn S
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Everything in this peaceful, quiet B and B has been thought through carefully and everything works for the guests convenience. It is immaculate, spacious and convenient. Being able to walk into old Shanklin for an evening meal, to a good, varied choice of restaurants, is...More

Thank _ninaerogers41
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Lovely B&B and a warm welcome from Jackie and Bill when we arrived. The bedroom was large and always clean. The breakfast was very good with a selection of fresh fruit and homemade jams and good choice of cooked food. The b&b is in a...More

Thank Vivienne B
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Friendly, welcoming and attentive hosts. Location was excellent, being very close to the old village but in a quiet side street. The Birkdale was one of the cleanest B&Bs/Hotels we have stayed in. Our room was clean, well presented, larger than average and stocked with...More

Thank mark_webbon
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Our room was spotless, as was the rest of the property. The proprietors were very friendly and amenable. Breakfast was fantastic and the location of the B& B was excellent, just a few steps from the main street and all its pretty pubs and shops...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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US$87 - US$105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$87 - US$105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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dianeWednesbury
21 May 2017|
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Response from Patricia I | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a hair dryer in the room and an iron and ironing board are in a cupboard on the first floor for the use of guests.
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douganhaze
29 July 2015|
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Response from MJ-Lancing | Reviewed this property |
Hi, for a menu you can go to the Birkdale in Shanklin website. You will find a menu there. hope this helps
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"All are great. (Keep windows shut at night as seagull noise may waken you earlier than you want !) what do..."
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"Easy access with rooms available on the ground floor"
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"There is two superior rooms which are a little bit more expensive but well worth that little bit extra."
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"The two rooms we have now stayed in were both perfect."
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