The Havelock

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The Havelock offers quality Isle of Wight bed and breakfast accommodation. We are located in a fantastic position just a few minutes walk from the sea, Shanklin Chine, Keats Green and Shanklin Old Village – home to a wide variety of excellent restaurants and pubs. The Havelock was originally built in the 1860’s as a gentleman’s residence and over the years has been sympathetically renovated and extended to provide a mixture of 22 superb bedrooms & family suites. Children welcome over 7 years.

Set in attractive gardens, near to the sea and with its own Mediterranean style secluded pool (open mid-May to mid-September), we offer the ideal location to relax and unwind.


We are able to offer discounted car ferries with both Red Funnel and Wightlink – please phone for prices.
Check-in is from 3pm to 10:30pm and check-out is by 10:30am
We are a bed & breakfast only establishment, although light meals/snacks are available daily from 12noon – 5pm.
Our bar is open daily from 12noon – 5pm for afternoon service and again from 6pm – 11pm in the evenings (10:30pm closing on Sundays and Bank holidays)
We cater for vegetarians and gluten free diets at breakfast.
For your convenience, we are able to store luggage prior to check-in and after check-out.
Car parking at front and rear.


We have a selection of 22 bedrooms and family suites. All of our rooms are en-suite with either a shower, or a shower over the bath and 10 rooms also have sea views.
2 Balcony rooms, which comprise a king size bed (5ft), a single bed, en-suite and balcony with sea views, can be used as a double room, twin room or a family room (2 adults and 1 child)
2 Superior rooms, which comprise a king size bed (5ft), en-suite and sea views
4 double rooms with en-suite and sea views
1 twin room with en-suite and sea views
3 single rooms with en-suite
1 family suite, comprising a double room, a twin room and bathroom en-suite, to accommodate 2 adults and 2 children
3 family rooms, with a double bed, a single bed and bathroom en-suite, to accommodate 2 adults and 1 child. 2 of these rooms have sea views
6 double rooms with en-suite
All rooms have digital flat screen TV’s, hairdryers, tea & coffee making facilities and complimentary toiletries. Towels are supplied. Beach towels are available on request for use in our pool.

Facilities & Features

Guests can rest and relax in our comfortable lounge which looks out onto the garden. There are a variety of magazines and books which are available to you. We also have a chest of games, cards and puzzles.
We have seating on the front terrace where you can enjoy watching boats and ships pass by. Ashtrays are available.
At the rear we have our Mediterranean style outdoor swimming pool which is heated and open from mid-May until the beginning of September. Don’t forget your sunscreen, as it’s a real suntrap!
Our bar offers a wide selection of refreshments, from draft and bottled beers, wines and spirits to soft drinks. We also stock local beers and Sharon Orchard cider.
WiFi is free and available throughout the hotel.
Irons, ironing boards and alarm clocks are all available on request.

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Adults Only
Bar and/or Restaurant
Family Friendly
Ferry Arranged or Inclusive
Fitness Facilities and/or Spa
Free Wi-Fi
Ground Floor Room(s)
Half-Board Available
Linen Included (applies to self-catering)
Off Road Parking
Open All Year
Pets Accepted by Arrangement
Sea View (some rooms)
Swimming Pool
Wheelchair User Accessible
2, Queens Road, Shanklin, Isle of Wight, PO37 6AN
01983 862747
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