A lovely bed and breakfast nestled in the popular town of Shanklin, The Chestnuts is the perfect place to relax and unwind on the Isle of Wight. Being minutes from the centre of town, Shanklin beach and cliff top walks you won't find it difficult deciding how to spend your days. 

Covid-19 Updates - 'We're Good to Go'

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Please be aware that not all facilities may be available since re-opening, please see the 'Useful info' tab for more updates

Under the current government roadmap rules overnight stays are not yet allowed for serviced accommodation, until such times that Step 3 of the roadmap is achieved (hopefully 17 May). Please ensure to check the latest government guidance prior to booking your holiday.

For the latest restriction and facility information, please refer directly to the accommodation provider before making a booking

We are currently unable to offer online payment plans, but if the value of your Red Funnel Holiday (Ferry + Accommodation) exceeds £200 and you wish to explore this option, please call us on 02380 019192 or email your request to holidays@redfunnel.co.uk

Please note: we recommend that you obtain adequate holiday insurance cover at time of booking. 


The Chestnuts is a friendly Bed and Breakfast in the lovely seaside town of Shanklin. The contemporary style guest house is situated on the approach road to Shanklin beach which is only a short walk from the Island cliff top walks, sandy beaches and seaside attractions. The Chestnuts is also only a 5-10 minute walk to the town centre, train station and the Old Village.

All of the 9 rooms have an en suite shower room with complimentary toiletries and are either on the ground or first floor. Flat screen television. Tea/coffee making facilities. Hairdryer (available on request). WiFi. A delicious breakfast is served using local ingredients where possible, varying dietary requirements can be catered for. Children aged 3 years and over welcome. Car parking. Pets not accepted. Non smoking.

Open: 1 February to 30 November 2021 | Minimum number of nights: 1, except between 1 April - 30 September when it is 2.

Facilities included


  • Car parking
  • WiFi 
  • TV
  • Licensed bar
  • Hospitality tray


  • Check-in - 15:00 to 19:00
  • Check-out - 10:30


Covid-19 updates

The Chestnuts request you keep to social distancing rules as much as possible.
Please check out The Chestnuts protocols to protect staff and guests - find out more.
If you have any worries or concerns please call The Chestnuts on 01983 862162 and they will be happy to discuss them with you.

Address: The Chestnuts B&B, 4 Hope Road, Shanklin, Isle of Wight, PO37 6EA

  • Shanklin Chine
  • Shanklin Esplanade and beach
  • Shanklin Old Village
  • Godshill Model Village
  • Sandown Bay
  • Shanklin and Sandown Golf Club

    • Many bars and restaurants