Stay a while, you deserve it
The Kenbury B&B Shanklin
Your home away from home.
The Kenbury looks forward to welcoming you to sunny Shanklin on the Isle of Wight.
Our focus is on you, ensuring you have a good night’s sleep in a comfortable bed, a hot shower with quality toiletries and a sumptuous Isle of Wight breakfast.
Walkers and cyclists are very welcome and any guests just wanting to relax and unwind, maybe with a drink, can do so in the garden or comfy lounge and bar.
We are based in a quiet residential area, less than 10-15 minutes walk to the seafront or Shanklin old town. We are also very close to local bus services and the train station.
Book direct for the best price and special offers, a discount is offered to returning guests and for any direct booking we can provide ferry discount codes.
If you have any questions or special requirements, please do not hesitate to contact us and we will do everything we can to help.
Paul, Annette, Paolo and Becca
Close to the beach
The Kenbury Breakfast
You can choose from a full English breakfast to something lighter like porridge. We cater for vegans, vegetarians and gluten free diets. Let us know of your needs and we will make every effort to surpass your expectations.
The island that just keeps giving
The island has something for everyone: rent a beach hut and relax; try a variety of water sports; have a paddle or walk to your hearts content. The choice is yours but one thing is sure, you will never be short of something to do.
Our premier/superior room are larger and have extra facilities such as Tassimo coffee machines, dressing gowns and complimentary slippers.
Our family suite comprises two rooms, a double room with a twin room off of it. The en-suite is situated in the double room and has a bath with shower over. Ideal for families or two couples/friends wishing to reduce the cost of a stay.
Standard double room with a bath/shower
Our standard double rooms that have a bath with shower over are ideal for walkers who wish to have a soak at the end of a long day.
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Some Frequently Asked Questions
Where can I park?
There is a 6-7 space car park on site, it is first come first served with regard to spaces. We can reserve a space for blue badge holders. immediately outside of The Kenbury there is free street parking.
What time is check in?
Check-in time is between 4pm and 8pm to allow all rooms to be serviced to our high standard.
If you do require a check in outside of this time, please call us and we will try and accommodate your request.
What time is check out?
Check-out time is 10:30am to give us enough time for the rooms to be serviced before the new guests arrive.
If you require a later check-out, please let us know and we will try and work to your request but this will depend on subsequent bookings.
Do you have hairdryers?
Every room is supplied with a hairdryer.
Do you have irons and ironing boards?
Some of the rooms are supplied with an ironing board and iron.
There is also an ironing board and iron available on the first floor landing, in the cupboard.
Please iron away from the smoke detectors in the bedrooms as there is a risk of false alarms.
Do you allow pets?
Unfortunately we do not allow any pets apart from assistance animals.
Do you do evening meals?
We do not provide lunch or evening meals however we are very close to all local amenities.
Please ask for our list of local eateries and takeaways for some ideas on restaurants other guests or ourselves have enjoyed.
How close are you to the town, train station or sea front?
We are about a 5-10 minute walk from the station, 10 minutes from the town and 10-15 minutes from the seafront.
You can catch a train from Shanklin station to Ryde Pier where the Wightlink passenger ferry crosses to Portsmouth.