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The Fernbank

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   6 Highfield Road, Shanklin PO37 6PP, England
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Ranked #9 of 52 Shanklin B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
3849Terryo Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

this was a very last minute booking for 1 night only & the small double was all that was available-so we were a little apprehensive. There was no need as although small it was perfectly formed & we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Highlights were the friendly staff, amazing breakfast & Pimms on the lawn. This is a lovely small hotel... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found the Fernbank on this site and booked for our first ever visit to the Isle of Wight. We were not disappointed the staff were welcoming,friendly and helpful. I made full use of the indoor pool and loved the breakfast which certainly set us up for the day. We had a classic room which was the last room available... More

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was last in the IOW as a child and always wanted to back. We stayed at the Fernbank it was absolutely fabulous. Jo-anne and staff provide top quality service at the same time we felt like part of the family. Our bedroom was clean, fresh, spacious and homely. Breakfast was first class, being hot , tasty plenty to get... More

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Watford, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second visit to Fernbank and hopefully won't be our last. Jo-Anne and her staff are first-class all round, and the breakfasts are top-notch. Luckily we had very good weather this week, which always helps. Highly recommended and our No. 1 choice when visiting I.O.W. One piece of advice we would give, and that is, no matter where... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for the Isle of Wight festival, it was brilliant, the food, the hotel, the location and all the staff were truly fantastic! They couldn't do enough for you, nothing was to much for them. Would highly recommend this hotel to anyone visiting the Isle of Wight. Will definitely be returning in the future!!! Kay and Paul Diggle of... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

As my husband and I went to funeral of a very dear friend we thought we'd stay here to lighten our mood. We arrived late due to the funeral running late and was greeted by the wonderful host who was so kind and thoughtful so much so she kindly said we could use the pool as she could see we... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We had a great time staying at The Fernbank, lovely views, very friendly staff, fantastic breakfast and a very nice and clean room. We have already recommended The Fernbank to our friends and we will be returning as a group next year, can't wait!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Great breakfast, well run good usage of space and facilities, only downside is we could hear everyone talking and walking in the rooms above, however the bed although a little small for me was very comfy and we both slept well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We have just spent the weekend and it was an excellent choice! Friendly staff, good location, delicious food! I strongly recommend this place. It was our first time in I.O.W and we were very surprised about the lot of things you can you in the isle for 2-3 days. The town also was nice to walk and to see, and... More

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west sussex
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We have just returned from a week's stay, and can only say that it was excellent. All the staff were very helpful, the food was superb, and the heated swimming pool irresistible. Unreservedly recommended for anyone wanting a luxurious, quiet holiday or break. We will certainly return.

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Address: 6 Highfield Road, Shanklin PO37 6PP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Shanklin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Fernbank 4*
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