Ideal for beach lovers, the Marlborough Hotel is nestled close to Shanklin Beach, with shops, bars and restaurants in close proximity. If you’re looking to stay a little closer to home, this charming and stylish hotel has a licensed bar and lounge for you to enjoy.

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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

Overnight stays are now permitted in all our accommodation sectors. However, government guidance must still be followed including the Rule of 6 or 2 households only in an indoor setting. 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

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


The Marlborough Hotel is located close to the beach and all major attractions of Shanklin, shops, bars & restaurants.  This cosy hotel makes an ideal base for exploring the Island. 

All bedrooms have been recently refurbished and are en-suite with shower - some rooms offer balconies. Tea/coffee making facilities. TV in all rooms. Hairdryer. Bar meals served from 18:00-20:00 - no reservation required. Non smoking.  Large private car park. Children of all ages welcome. Pets not accepted.

Open: February - early December  |  Minimum number of nights: 1 Monday - Thursday and 2 nights Friday, Saturday & Sunday during high season

Facilities included


  • Car parking
  • WiFi
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Garden area
  • TV
  • Hospitality tray
  • Hairdryer



  • Check-in - 14:00
  • Check-out - 11:00
  • Breakfast - 08:00 to 09:30
  • Bar meal - 18:00 to 20:00 (no reservations required)


Description of Disabled facilities


  • One wheelchair friendly ground floor bedroom with wheelchair facilities 


Covid-19 updates

Marlborough Hotel request you keep to social distancing rules as much as possible.They have enhanced cleaning measures in place to protect staff and guests.
If you have any worries or concerns please call Marlborough Hotel on 01983 862588
and they will be happy to discuss them with you.

Marlborough Hotel Address: 16 Queens Road, Shanklin, Isle of Wight PO37 6AN

  • Shanklin Old Village
  • Shanklin Chine
  • Shanklin Esplanade and beach
  • Godshill Model Village
  • Shanklin and Sandown Golf Club
  • Many restaurants and bars