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Shanklin Attractions

Shanklin is a great holiday destination for couples, families, groups and single travellers.



things to do in shanklin

shanklin beach

Shanklin's Award Winning Beach*

Only a short walking distance from the Marlborough Hotel you will find a long stretch of golden sandy beach where you can relax and soak up the sun, build sand castles, and go for a dip in the lovely clean waters. You might even be lucky enough to find a prehistoric fossil on the beach (The Isle of Wight is often referred to as "Dinosaur Island")!


things to do in shanklin

shanklin esplanade attractions

Shanklin Esplanade

Shanklin Esplanade has numerous pubs, tea rooms, cafes and ice cream parlours. Deck chairs, dinghies and paddle boards are available to hire, and children will love the amusements, crazy golf, go carts and other seaside activities and attractions.


things to do in shanklin

Shanklin village

Shanklin Old Village

Take a wander into the charming old village of Shanklin with it's picturesque thatched cottages, quirky craft and souvenirs shops, tea rooms, pubs and restaurants. Enjoy an indulgent cream tea, or catch an open air concert at the bandstand in Rylestone Gardens. There is always so much to see and do!


things to do in shanklin

shanklin chine

Shanklin Chine

Shanklin Chine is the oldest tourist attraction on the Isle of Wight (first opened in 1817). Explore the rare plants and wildlife in this magical leafy gorge, which is beautifully illuminated with lights in the summer evenings. Don't miss the spectacular 45 ft waterfall, the history of PLUTO (Pipeline under the Ocean), as well as other music and exhibitions throughout the summer. visit: www.visitisleofwight.co.uk


shanklin attractions

Shanklin Theatre Isle of Wight

Shanklin Theatre

Shanklin Theatre, formerly known as The Institute, first opened its doors in 1879 and is still providing entertainment today! The Theatre is open all year round hosting a full programme of professional and amateur productions. Check out what's on when you visit: www.shanklintheatre.com


shanklin attractions

Shanklin walks

Shanklin Walks & Cycle Routes

There are many walking and cycling routes to explore in and around Shanklin. The Shanklin to Ventnor coastal walk is particularly highly rated for its fresh sea air, spectacular views, and good watering holes at either end. Bicycle hire is available from the Marlborough Hotel reception. There are horse riding stables a short journey out of Shanklin town. This can also be arranged from our activity desk.


shanklin attractions


Shanklin offers you everything you could wish for from a traditional English seaside resort. Whether you want to kick back and relax, or get involved with the vast array of activities on offer, Shanklin is the ideal base to explore the Isle of Wight..

For an all inclusive hotel and low cost ferry crossing booking please call us: 01983 862588, mob: 07803596133, e-mail: enquiries@marlboroughhotelshanklin.co.uk

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To book online simply enter the dates you would like to stay and click the 'search' button.


JULY 2021

Every Week:
Shanklin Theatre Performance

Music @ Rylstone Bandstand

3rd July
Round the Island Race

10th-11th July
Isle of Wight Challenge

23rd July - 1st August
Ventnor Fringe

25th July
Island Heritage Train Day

31st July - 6th August
Cowes Classic Week

28th July - 28th August
Summer Fest! @ Blackgang Chine

 

AUGUST 2021

Every Week:
Shanklin Theatre Performance

Music @ Rylstone Bandstand

Fireworks @ The Needles

28th July - 28th August
Summer Fest! @ Blackgang Chine

31st July - 6th August
Cowes Classic Week

6th - 8th August
Jack up the Summer

13th August
Jack Up The 60's

15th August
Island Heritage Train Day

26th August
International Scooter Rally

8-15th August
Cowes Week

20-21st August
Isle of Wight Garlic Festival

 

SEPTEMBER 2021

Every Week:
Shanklin Theatre Performance

Music @ Rylstone Bandstand

9th-12th September
IOW Jazz Weekend

12th September
Walk the Wight

16th-19th September
Isle of Wight Festival

19th September
Island Heritage Train Day

10th-11th September
Little Britain Challenge Cup


OCTOBER 2021

Every Week:
Shanklin Theatre Performance
Friday Nights @ IOW Steam Railway

17th October
Island Heritage Train Day

22nd-26th October
Harp On Wight


NOVEMBER 2021

Every Week:
Shanklin Theatre Performance


DECEMBER 2021

Every Week:
Shanklin Theatre Performance

 




Tel: 01983 862588      Mob: 07803596133

Email: enquiries@marlboroughhotelshanklin.co.uk

Visit: Marlborough Hotel, Queens Road, Shanklin, Isle of Wight. PO37 6AN

things to do in Shanklin, Isle of Wight