Shanklin beach on the south east coast of the Isle of Wight is towards the south of Sandown Bay. The southern half of the sandy beach slopes gently up to the cliffs with a rock ledge at its extremity and the northern half is backed by the resort's esplanade. The beach is popular with anglers.. A stream flows to the beach from Shanklin Chine.
Beach type: Sand
Nearest town: Shanklin
Local authority: Isle of Wight Council
OS Grid Reference: SZ586810
Tourist Information Point
Vernon Cottage Gift Shop
1 Eastcliff Road
Isle of Wight
Phone 01983 862606
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A 3-minute walk from Shanklin Chine, beach and old village, overlooking the seafront, The Bayhouse offers beach-themed en suite rooms and a bar with terrace. This Isle of Wight guest house has free parking and WiFi in the reception and bar area. Details...
With a beautiful cliff top location, The Clifton boasts views over Sandown Bay from its conservatory lounge and garden. Leading onto Keats's Green, it has a bistro that uses local produce in its menu. Details...
Shanklin Villa Apartments are just 2 minutes’ walk from Shanklin’s beaches and the Shanklin Chine ravine. These apartments are housed in a Victorian mansion with a garden. Details...
Set in attractive gardens, The Havelock offers a Mediterranean-style pool and en suite rooms, some have a sea view. There is some free private parking, and the seafront is close by. Details...
Located in the popular seaside resort of Shanklin, in the East coast of the Isle of Wight, Brunswick Hotel offers en suite accommodation, free Wi-Fi and free parking. Details...
The Melbourne-Ardenlea is on a quiet road only 3 minutes’ walk from the rail station, beach and Shanklin centre, in the Isle of Wight. It has an indoor swimming pool and free WiFi. Details...
Cosie is a wonderful little holiday home, nestled in a smashing spot just of the high street in Shanklin on the Isle of Wight. A town house, it has two bedrooms, including a double and a family room with three single beds, two of which can be made up into a double on request. Details...
Manana is a homely, detached cottage overlooking the Luccombe Downs in Luccombe near Shanklin. Set entirely over the ground floor, the cottage offers a king-size double room and a twin room, both with views over the Downs and the English Channel. Details...
Rush House is a spacious property with a hot tub, on the outskirts of Shanklin, Isle of Wight. The property has eight bedrooms, offering a variety of sleeping arrangements sure to suit all parties. Details...
Fairfield Cottage is a fabulous, bright and airy semi-detached cottage, set in a cul-de-sac in Sandown on the south east coast of the Isle of Wight. The cottage has three bedrooms, including a king-size double, a zip/link twin room which can be a king-size double on request, and a room with adult bunks. Details...
Woodpecker Cottage is a superb, detached cottage, situated on a working conservation farm surrounded by three nature reserves, in the hamlet of Adgestone near Brading. Set solely on the ground floor, this cottage offers one double bedroom and a shower room. Details...
Room@theTop is a delightful ground floor studio apartment set in an elevated position above Ventnor on the Isle of Wight. With one king-size double bedroom with sitting area, the apartment can sleep two people. Details...