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    The Clifton

    1 Queens Road, Shanklin PO37 6AN, England
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    8/10/2017 9/10/2017
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    Traveller (113)
    Room & Suite (141)
    Dining (40)
    Overview
    • Excellent73%
    • Very good22%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “sea view” (44 reviews)
    “isle of wight” (67 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Pool
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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      US$98
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      US$105
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    1 - 5 of 472 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    The Clifton is without doubt one of the best small hotels we've stayed at. David and Carys and their team were friendly, obliging and efficient. The situation was ideal for access to the beach, Chine, Old Village and routes out. The room was clean ,...More

    Thank David K
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    This is a traditional seaside hotel. Some of it is modernised and up to date, tastefully decorated, some of the bedrooms less so, for example having very patterned older carpets.Most of the evening food is fried and there is a smell of frying spreading everywhere...More

    Thank Lindsay S
    Response from TheClifton, Owner at The CliftonResponded 3 days ago

    Hello Lyndsay. Thank you for taking the time to give us a thorough review, we are glad that you did mostly enjoy your stay here at The Clifton. When the designer planned the Premier Suite he did in fact check for line of sight into...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Clean and friendly. A little dated but cosy. We were able to have our breakfast out on the front deck and that was a fantastic start to the day. Great location on the cliff with quick access to the beach and Shanklin chine.

    Thank Jenny W
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed after being given a gift of 1 night stay with dinner, extended to 3 nights. We upgraded the room to a bayview , a beautiful view whatever the weather. Bed was comfy, ensuite small but perfectly adequate, all very clean, big fluffy towels,...More

    1  Thank sykes13
    Response from TheClifton, Front Office Manager at The CliftonResponded 6 days ago

    Dear sykes13 Thank you for your recommendation. We are pleased that you enjoyed your time here and the service from our staff. All our staff try and help wherever possible to ensure guests’ stays are as relaxing and enjoyable as possible. Our bay view rooms...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I had a voucher for Christmas that entitled me to dinner, bed and breakfast at this hotel. It was a perfectly nice experience. We were lucky to have a sea view room with a beautiful view of the bay. Our room was warm, comfortable and...More

    Thank JBerris
    Response from SaraG2013, Front Office Manager at The CliftonResponded 1 week ago

    Dear JBerris Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and the service from the staff. We take pride in serving good quality food that is locally produced when available. We look...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$96 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Shanklin
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Shanklin
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    • #12 Family Hotel in Shanklin
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Isle of Wight >
    • Shanklin
    • Also Known As
    • The Clifton Hotel Shanklin ,
    • Clifton Hotel Shanklin ,
    • The Clifton Shanklin, Isle Of Wight
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    Traveller (113)
    Room & Suite (141)
    Dining (40)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (136)
    Bathroom (1)
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    Questions & Answers
    neilhenke
    6 September 2017|
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    Response from TheClifton | Property representative |
    Hi Im sorry we do not accept dogs
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    wiltour
    20 July 2017|
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    Response from TheClifton | Property representative |
    Hi we have 15 rooms all with en-suite
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    Babs2004
    22 June 2017|
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    Response from TheClifton | Property representative |
    Hi we have our own car park at the side of the hotel
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    Room Tips
    "Best views from the 2nd floor Bay View rooms; balconies on the 1st floor."
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    "sea view is best"
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    "Depending on what you're looking for they are quiet and some with lovely views"
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    "Didn't see other rooms, but quiet hotel, parking available."
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