Explore the picturesque town of Shanklin with a stay at this beautiful four-star Bed and Breakfast. The Birkdale is just a short stroll to the ‘olde town’ with its thatched roofs, this guest house is ideal for a quaint holiday on the Isle of Wight. Parking is available for those that bring a car to explore the island. 


Nestled in the heart of Shanklin Old Village with it's picturesque thatched cottages is the family run Birkdale guest house.  A warm welcome awaits you at The Birkdale and as it is close to the various attractions of Shanklin including Shanklin Chine, beach,  the many restaurants, inns and shops, it is ideally situated to make the most of your stay.   

All seven bedrooms are tastefully and individually furnished and are en suite including Superior rooms which have either a double shower or whirlpool bath.  Rooms are available on the ground or first floor. Tea/coffee making facilities.  TV.  Hairdryer.  Wi-fi available.  Special diets catered for.  Private car parking.  Adults only.  Pets not accepted.

Open: 1 February - 13 December  |  Minimum number of nights: in standard double or twin rooms it's 2 nights except between 1 May - 30 September when it's 3. Superior room is 3 nights all season.

Facilities included


  • Car parking
  • WiFi 
  • TV
  • Radio
  • Hair dryer
  • Hospitality tray


  • Check-in - 16:00 - 19:00
  • Check-out - 10:00
  • Breakfast - Orders taken 08:30 to 09:15 




The Birkdale Address: 5 Grange Road, Shanklin, Isle of Wight PO37 6NN

  • Shanklin Chine
  • Shanklin Beach
  • Godshill Model Village
  • Sandown Bay
  • Isle of Wight Zoo
  • Dinosaur Isle
  • Many bars and restaurants