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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“old village”(36 reviews)
“sea view”(36 reviews)
“homemade jams”(15 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
4 Star accommodation
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Offers from The Havelock
Special Offer: September car ferry deal
Offers from The Havelock
Special Offer: September car ferry deal
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All reviewsold villagesea viewhomemade jamsisle of wightplenty of choicehand washfull englishbuffet tableowners and stafflovely hotelbreakfast staffbreakfast roomfriendly hostsfew minutes walkeach morninghome from homefruit salad
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed again at the Havelock for our Anniversary. As always the accommodation was found to be 1st class and the breakfast could not be better and really sets you up for the day . The rooms are spotless and very comfortable...More

Thank 51Relic
Response from Ann B, Owner at The HavelockResponded 6 days ago

Dear Nigel & Maureen Many thanks for your wonderful review, it was lovely to see you both again and catch up with all of your news. You chose some lovely weather to come and stay with us, perfect for time in and around the pool....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This has to be the best b&b on the island Ann and Dave are fantastic hosts nothing too much trouble very welcoming and they work incredibly hard to make sure everything is spot on and i can assure you it is, The young team that...More

Thank Tim G
Response from Ann B, Owner at The HavelockResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Tim Many, many thanks for your very kind review, we're glad to hear that you had such a good time during your stay on the lovely Isle of Wight. We'll pass your comments on to our team of breakfast waiters and waitresses, who are...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I arranged a long weekend for our MG Club with a party of 12 and nobody was disappointed. Great rooms with sea views, particularly those with balconies. Great choices at breakfast with an excellent Full English and run by friendly helpful owners and their young...More

Thank David J
Response from Ann B, Owner at The HavelockResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear David Many thanks for your wonderful review. It was a real pleasure having you all stay with us last weekend, on what must have been the hottest weekend of the year! Fantastic to see you all dressed up for the 40's themed weekend at...More

Reviewed 8 July 2018

As we had enjoyed ourselves staying at the Havelock last year we decided to go for another short break - unfortunately it was a short break as the hotel was full either side of our chosen dates. Once again the welcome and service provided by...More

Thank CandGfromBath
Response from Ann B, Owner at The HavelockResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear C & G from Winsley Thank you so much for your lovely review, we'll pass your thanks on to our team of staff. It was lovely to see you both again, albeit briefly by myself. You picked a lovely few days weatherwise, perfect for...More

Reviewed 2 July 2018

If you are looking for a Friendly Hotel in Shanklin on the I.o.W. look no further. We have been coming to The Havelock for some years now, and as soon as you walk through the door to reception, there is Dave or Ann to greet...More

Thank Roger97544
Response from Ann B, Owner at The HavelockResponded 4 July 2018

Dear Roger Thank you for your lovely review, we're always grateful for positive feedback. We love what we do and giving guests a memorable stay on the Isle of Wight is our aim. Dave loves a bit of banter in the bar of an evening,...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 77 - US$ 132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 77 - US$ 132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Obviously rooms at the front with sea views"
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"Rooms at the front have fabulous beach views but our room no 18 was lovely and quiet and you could see the..."
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"Some rooms have sea views but only accessible by stairs"
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"if you have problems with stairs have a room on the lower floor"
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