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The Retreat

Secluded Courtyard
22 reviews
Secluded Courtyard
Fine Dining
The Blue Room
Blue Room Ensuite
The Brown Room
Brown Room Ensuite
The Yellow Room
Yellow Room Ensuite
The White Room
Main Bathroom
Shanklin Local Beach
Shanklin Old Village
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4 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Shanklin, Isle of Wight, England
This is a luxury new 4 bedroom 3 ensuite house aimed at the 5 star market. The retreat has much class, with the usual modern amenities. Positioned in the prestigious area of Victoria Avenue within a few minutes walk to 'old Village'. with its much charm and many restaurants. The local beaches are around 1 mile
away and there is a bus stop within 30 meters.

The isle of Wight is a beautiful island offering many places of interest.known for its quieter pace of life. It is the perfect place to relax and unwind.

There is a lot of history that the island has to offer queen Victoria's summer home and various manors and castles to visit.

One of the most southern parts of England the climate is usually on the sunnier side

We have tried to thin of everything to make your stay comfortable in the 4 bedroom 4 bathroom property.
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About the Owner, Georgina or Jeremy H
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : May 2008
Overall rating: 4.7 / 5.0
Based on 75 reviews and 5 properties
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Listing #HL151477
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Excellent - based on 22 reviews
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Reviews from our community

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Joanne J
Level 4 Contributor
34 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Just returned from an amazing week - long family holiday. We are no strangers to Shanklin and this visit did not disappoint. The accommodation was a perfect fit for our family. The living space was idea for old and young. Bedrooms were very comfortable and especially the beds which helped ease back aches that some of us suffer with. The...

Joanne T
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 23 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

Shanklin was a miss of run down and lovely, the thatched pubs and tea shops to the south of the town were beautiful and the sea front was one of the best on the island. Location of the house was ideal and the house itself was roomy and clean and it accomadated 3 couples and a teenager well. I would...

Southampton, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
496 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2017 for a stay in November 2016

Stayed here for a long weekend break with some friends. House is very well laid out and is very clean and practical. There is everything you need here and just a short walk away is the local little town with shops, pubs etc. It's an ideal house to chill out with friends and enjoy playing games and having a relaxing...

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Open plan lounge ,dinning area, kitchen in a large room with vaulted ceilings.
Log fire.
Beds can be adapted as 4 doubles or 2 double and 4 singles as these are zip linked beds that join together.
Cot available.
All bedrooms have wardrobes, 2 side tables, chest of draws in solid oak.
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    4 Twins
    1 Crib
    2 Fulls
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
R 3 348
R 8 369
R 18 413
£1 100
18 Feb 2018 -
29 Mar 2018
3 nights
R 2 511
R 11 633
30 Mar 2018 -
14 Apr 2018
Easter 2018
3 nights
R 3 013
R 20 086
£1 200
15 Apr 2018 -
25 May 2018
April may 2018
3 nights
R 2 678
R 16 739
£1 000
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: R 1 674 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
All towels included.
All linen included.
No cleaning charges
25% deposit on booking and full payment due 10 weeks before dates.
Minimum charge in winter £360.00 (3 Days)
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About the neighbourhood
In the immediate area of ' The Retreat' we have the old village, Amazon World, Space Island and of course Sandown, Ventnor and Shanklin beaches and Sandown Golf course.

The the island offers many great places of interest Flamingo Park, Osborne House, Carisbrook Castle, Robin Hill, Blackgang Chine just to mention a few.

During the summer months we have a lot of fates and festivals. Gaffas, the garlic festival, agricultural show, crab fair, Chale show, music festivals etc. We also have a carnival, fireworks, fairground and a circus(during certain months)
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Southampton: 40.0 km
Railway: Shanklin: 1.5 km
Ferry: Fishbourne/Cowes: 14.0 km
Wightlink car ferry - Fishbourne
Redfunnel car ferry- Southampton
Wightlink.co.uk - Lymington
Shanklin Train station
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.5 km.
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