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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   4 Chine Ave | Shanklin Old Village, Shanklin PO37 6AQ, England
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Bedford Lodge
Ranked #19 of 52 Shanklin B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful hotel, the owner Karena and her staff were all lovely and the atmosphere so very relaxing. Gorgeous room with a view over the garden, right in the center of the village. Good breakfast served in a beautiful room also with views across the garden. We are certain we will stay again.

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Perth, Australia
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20 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here last night, I have to say that I wasnt convinced at first because I was expecting more of a hotel than a B&B but that was my fault due to lack of research. What a pleasant surprise the Lady owner was so lovely and welcoming, there was no restictions like other B&Bs, my room was beautiful with... More

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dunmow
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Discreetly shrouded in greenery, but bang in the centre of un-trippy Old Shanklin, Bedford Lodge offers a haven of classy tranquility; for couples young and old, and for families with well-behaved youngsters, too! Breakfasts are a special feature, and are SENSATIONAL!!! Our accommodation (4 nights) was in the four-poster room (so top room price); not particularly commodious, but very comfortable... More

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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

When we arrived we were greeted by Sylvia who offered us homemade cake and a choice of tea/coffee, She then explained the door entry code and times for breakfast. The room was lovely and clean, good quality bedlinen and towels, and delicious freshly cooked breakfast.

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This is a lovely "Home from home" B&B. The location is great, in the Old Village of Shanklin. Karena and her staff were very welcoming and informative. There is a very small secluded car park, which you access from the road behind the B&B. We found the road and the entrance difficult to find. The entrance would benefit from a... More

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Leicestershire. UK
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

sadly we only booked one night at the Bedford Lodge in order to avoid driving home on a Friday - nicely situated in the Old Village it is easy to get to all the local attractions. On arrival we were told to help our selves to cake and refreshments which were very welcome and delicious! Pleasant, clean and comfy room... More

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Once again I was not disappointed with this upmarket B&B which is handily placed for the centre of Shanklin, and it`s many eating establishments as only breakfast is on offer here. The Landlady was very helpful with her recommendations for an evening meal, which I took at the Chine Inn on cliff overlooking the beach and very nice it was... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Very comfortable and good looking b&b, and located in the heart of Shanklin. It can be tricky to find the first time but this adds to the feeling of finding a hidden gem. The staff are very friendly and helpful, the rooms and showers very comfy and to a high standard. The breakfast is also very good and all that... More

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London, United Kingdom
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Bedford Lodge bills itself as a traditional B&B - but it does its thing with airy modern prettiness, great attention to detail, consideration for the local environment and economy and the best of guest-house service. My single room had a double bed and a cleverly designed-in shower room and I felt every bit as welcome as couples and groups staying... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Really pleasant stay, excellent breakfast, great host who made you feel really welcome, lovely and clean bedroom, and very comfy bed. Would defently use this guest house again if on the isle of Wight. Many thanks

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Address: 4 Chine Ave | Shanklin Old Village, Shanklin PO37 6AQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Shanklin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Bedford Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Bedford Hotel Shanklin
Bedford Lodge Shanklin, Isle Of Wight

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