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The Fernbank is an intimate small bed and breakfast retreat, complimented by an all day light bite menu, and superbly stocked bar. We endeavour to offer the finest service, value and standards to our guests within a quiet location. Breakfast is an occasion, served in our Garden Room, with only the finest and freshest local produce on offer The Fernbank has been extensively refurbished, and now offers classic country house style accommodation, in which to relax, unwind and discover the beautiful Isle of Wight. Whether it is a short break, or a holiday on the Isle of Wight make the Fernbank your second home. We offer off road parking on the premises and complimentary Wi-Fi.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair access
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Quiet
Classic
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
94Great for walkers
Grade: 94 out of 100
43Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
12Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
Reviews (332)
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All reviews jo anne homemade bread isle of wight swimming pool old village breakfast was amazing beautiful hotel superior room owners and staff sun loungers nothing is too much trouble kippers lovely garden off street parking quiet area short walk bath and shower
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the biggest room and it was quiet. The hostess Ms. Joan was a very warm hostess. She made sure we were very much taken care of. Isle of Wight was were my husband grew up and he wanted to show me places in...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Angelface0520
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Our stay was just perfect, the food was fantastic, the swimming pool was just great. our room was very clean well laid out with our own bathroom and nice shower. The owners were very friendly cant do enough for you just ask and it was...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank andrewbrian31
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Cannot fault anything with this hotel. Spotlessly clean, fantastic breakfast, wonderful staff. Due to work committments I had to have early breakfast. I was quite happy with tea and toast but they bent over backwards to make sure I had something to eat. If you...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Mel0253
Response from AnneJ-C20, Guest Relations Manager at The FernbankResponded September 29, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and thank you for choosing the Fernbank for your base whilst working on the Island. It was our pleasure to welcome you, and we hope to do so in the future and hopefully for a...More

Reviewed September 19, 2018

What a jewel of a hotel! The owners and staff couldn’t have been more welcoming and helpful with knowledge about all the attractions, walks and restaurants on the island. Bedrooms very comfortable and breakfast excellent – it’s clear why it is five star rated. Definitely...More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank Anthony M
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have just returned from a wonderful 4 night break on the Isle of Wight, based at this super hotel. The room was pleasantly furnished with plenty of storage space for clothes and all our other holiday stuff without having to clutter...More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank Jollyboy_01
Response from AnneJ-C20, Guest Relations Manager at The FernbankResponded September 29, 2018

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. We hope that you will return again soon and get time to use our superb indoor swimming pool and also sample our light refreshments menu , lunch available until 3pm, and then...More

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Karen W
June 19, 2018|
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Response from Gina H | Reviewed this property |
They charge 1 pound to cover laundry costs.
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Kevinreardon
April 8, 2018|
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Response from Vivien G | Reviewed this property |
There was definitely one in the room we had so I assume one would be in every room.
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Room Tips
"I viewed a few of the rooms, all nice!"
AlanJ581
Aug 27, 2018
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"stay at the Fernbank"
1962martinreed
Jul 8, 2018
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"Avoid fire escape room"
jepps2015
Jul 6, 2018
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"All rooms are quiet."
365PaulH365
Jun 20, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$110 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
the fernbank hotel shanklin
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandIsle of WightShanklin
NUMBER OF ROOMS
16
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