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The Miclaran

37 Littlestairs Rd., Shanklin P037 6HS, England
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Ranked #26 of 52 Shanklin B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second stay at the Miclaran, and once again we had a wonderful time. Sue and Alan are great hosts, and are always friendly, and helpful. The rooms are spotlessly clean, and we had a fantastic sea view. Excellent well cooked breakfasts, with a nice selection fruits and yogurt too. It was handy to be able to use... More

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East Anglia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want your holiday guest house to be spotlessly clean a hearty well cooked breakfast good parking and friendly proprietors beautiful sea views hot water in shower Fluffy towels then you have found it here.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed with Sue and Alan for first time for 6 nights for the IOW scooter rally. Nothing was too much trouble. It was clean, excellent breakfasts with good choice and they even found a safe place to store my valuable 60's Vespa.Will def be going back and would recommend to anyone.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Once again we experienced warm hospitality from Alan & Sue, breakfasts are very good with a varied selection of cereals, fresh fruits and yogurts as well as cooked. The Miclaran is in a lovely spot and it was lovely to come back after a day out and about to sit in the beautiful garden before getting ready to go out... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I stayed for 4 nights, room was clean, although quite small. Wifi availability was terrible, and unable to connect most of the time. We asked for an earlier breakfast the morning we were leaving due to an early ferry, I was shocked when told by Sue "oh no that would put us out, we have to do... More

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Sue I, Owner at The Miclaran, responded to this review

Oh dear Valerie I have not come up to my usual high standard on this occasion. We serve breakfast from 8.30am, your friend Ann was offered a cooked breakfast 15 minutes before this time and a continental breakfast if earlier, I had no reply. You both came down at our normal breakfast time of 8.30am and declined the hot option.... More

Corby, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Stayed at the Miclaran for 4 nights, on arrival Sue showed us around and was very informative about the local area, pointing out places of interest and eateries. On our second day we had to move rooms due to an issue my husband had, Sue and Alan were very helpful sorting out another room, we were out for the day... More

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Stayed for 3 nights and we had a fantastic time (SUE&ALAN) our host made us feel at home the room was a bit small could have done with a table lots to do and we will go back soon as we have a lot more of the I.O.W. to see, the breakfast had a lot to chose from and the... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Stayed here for 3 nights and were really pleased. Our room was small but perfectly formed and to be honest we hardly spent much time there due to exploring the island. Use of the lounge downstairs was a nice extra when we did have some time indoors. The location is perfectly suited for shanklin and sandown plus buses elsewhere and... More

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Sue I, Owner at The Miclaran, responded to this review

Thank you for your review sazzles88, and we would love to have you visit again! More

london
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We had four great nights stay here,amazing views from room (14), clean,great breakfast,very friendly hosts (Sue & Alan) and wonderful weather. We took our bikes with us and there was safe storage for them and access to the coastal path. Would definately recomend anyone to stay here. The weather was very hot whilst there and was very glad that we... More

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Our first trip to the Isle of Wight was made really special by staying here with our hosts Sue & Alan. They made it a home from home with fantastic breakfasts, lovely room with an amazing sea view. Nothing was too much trouble. Loads of lovely places to walk to & by car we were able to travel to many... More

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Address: 37 Littlestairs Rd., Shanklin P037 6HS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Shanklin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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