Perfect for a relaxing and peaceful trip, The Royson is situated off the busy roads in a quaint cul-de-sac. This Bed and Breakfast is close to the coastal paths, offering spectacular views and long, leisurely walks. Guests will be met by the friendly and attentive hosts who have run this charming B&B for almost 10 years.

For all frequently asked questions related to Holidays Bookings click here

Please Note: we strongly recommend that you obtain adequate holiday insurance cover at time of booking, to include cancellations and Covid-19 related issues.


A warm welcome awaits you at the family run Royson Guesthouse, which sits upon the cliff top in a quiet residential cul-de-sac. The superb views to Sandown Bay and Culver Cliff on the coastal path and the 'sunshine trail' walk are a mere two minutes away;- with steps nearby leading you down to our fantastic sandy 'Hope Beach' nestled in the sheltered bay, offering a wide  variety of watersports and safe paddling or swimming! This is the place to bring your family where memories are made, for children of all ages ( even the grown up ones!)

The Royson offers a hearty breakfast and comfortable beds! For breakfast,  guests can choose from  a buffet of cereals, fresh fruit salad, yoghurts, juices and pastries, followed by a  build your own full english breakfast (or lighter options such as scrambled/poached egg, pancakes and more..) All are cooked freshly every day and accompanied by copious amounts of tea, coffee, hot chocolate and toast! Special dietary requirement, such as vegetarians and glue free are also catered for... please advise on booking. The Royson are currently working towards obtaining Visit Britains Green Tourism award and therefore, breakfast is ordered the night before to ensure minimum wastage. Colour TV.  Radio Alarms.  Hairdryer.  Tea/coffee making facilities.  Complimentary WiFi.  Secure cycle storage. Books & boardgames. Private car parking.  Children of all ages welcome. Pets not accepted

Open: 1 February - 23 December 2022 |  Minimum number of nights: 1, except between 1 April - 30 June when it's 2 nights, school Summer holidays & festival periods are a minimum of 3 nights. 

Facilities included


  • Car parking
  • WiFi 
  • TV
  • Radio
  • Hair dryer
  • Hospitality tray
  • Secure Cycle Storage
  • Books and Boardgames


  • Check-in - 16:00 to 20:00
  • Check-out - 10:00
  • Breakfast - 08:30 to 09:30

Please note that there are 2 Family ensuite rooms, one has a double bed and a set of bunk beds and the second has a double bed and 2 single beds. If you have a preference please indicate on the Special Requirements section of the booking process.


Payment Plan
We are currently unable to offer online payment plans, but if your journey is more than 60 days ahead with the value of your Red Funnel Holiday (Ferry + Accommodation) exceeding £200 and you wish to explore this option, please call us on 
02380 019192 or email your request to

On-request Bookings
Please note: all On-Request bookings are manually checked with the accommodation provider by our team before availability is confirmed. If available, one of our team will contact you directly by phone or email (usually within 4 working hours*) to confirm and complete your booking. Please disregard any payment remittance received following checkout – this is not a confirmation of your booking.

*due to a high volume of bookings/enquiries we anticipate the our usual response may be extended beyond 4 hours and we thank you for your patience.

The Royson Address: 26 Littlestairs Road, Shanklin, Isle of Wight PO37 6HS

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