Shanklin (Isle of Wight) Reviews
Description:The coastal resort of Shanklin is located at the southeast corner of the Island at the southern most tip of Sandown ... more
Shanklin (Isle of Wight) ... Bay. / Shanklin has long been a location for family holidays, with a safe sandy beach and clear waters. The bay is sheltered from the prevailing wind by Dunnose Point, which is a stunning backdrop, with the tall cliffs of Luccombe and St. Boniface Downs beyond.
Newest Review: ... coloured beach huts which adorn the edges of the beach and can be rented out by the day, week or even the season. They're big enough to store your surf board and get changed too. Shanklin, indeed the entire Isle of Wight, is obsessed with food. Go into any pub and order fish and chips and you'll be served it on a plate that could double as a serving platter, they don't skimp on anything. The ... more
Customer Shanklin (Isle of Wight) Reviews (2)
by - written on 06/10/09 (Very useful, 118 readings)
It might be located on the beach but the picturesque village of Shanklin is anything but a typically british seaside resort. Theres so much more to it than that. Its like someone came along and condensed the British Isle into one. Shanklin has huge dramatic cliff faces (and a Cliff Lift for the lazy), beaches, rolling countryside, cliff top walks, chocolate box thatched houses, more history than you can shake a stick at and tons and tons for children of every age. The beaches are clean, spacious and closed to dogs between March and October. By far the quaintest thing are the brightly coloured beach huts which adorn the edges of the beach and can be rented out by the day, Read the complete review
by - written on 24/07/07, updated on 24/07/07 (Useful, 57 readings)
The Isle of wight is one of my most favourite places in Great Britain and within the Island, Shanklin is one of the nicest towns to visit. It is made up of diffrent contrasting areas. There is the 'Old Shanklin', which has picturesque thatched cottages and gift shops selling lots of unusual gifts. The newer part of Shanklin consists of a main street with modern day shops and shopping opportunities. The beach is on a lower level than the town area and this can be accessed by either a slopped walkway, steps or a lift. The beach is clean and during the summer months, there are activities such as beach trampolining to keep children amused. ... Read the complete review
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