The Ocean View is an elegant hotel commanding magnificent views stretching across to Sandown Bay, offering a number of spacious bedrooms with seaviews and balconies upon which one can sit and relax, enjoying the tranquil views of Shanklin beach. The hotel is conveniently located for the facilities and amenities within the town centre and Shanklin Old Village.
The hotel provides a good standard of comfort throughout with 100 bedrooms all of which are en-suite, have tea/coffee making facilities which are replenished daily, colour TV and telephone. There is lift access to all floors.
A large bar lounge offers a great place to sit and unwind before being seated in the spacious restaurant for your evening meal.
There is entertainment most evenings in the ballroom and music for dancing on a large sprung dance floor.
The Ocean View also offers a heated indoor swimming pool, sauna and steam room. There is also a snooker room, indoor bowls and table tennis to keep you entertained.
The Isle of Wight boasts 60 miles of spectacular coastline, with picturesque coves and beautiful bays of golden sand with safe bathing.
For a break you’ll always remember, no island comes this close! Each season has its own special charm. The long, hot days of summer attract hundreds of visitors to the coastal resorts to enjoy sailing or a traditional seaside holiday.
You’ll be tempted to explore the countryside at all times of the year, following the many paths and trails that reveal the refreshing greens and golds of spring, the vibrant tints of autumn or the magically frosted pastel hues of a winter’s morning.
Aside from being an internationally renowned centre for sailing, the island offers countless opportunities to pursue every kind of sport activity. From fishing to golf and windsurfing to flying there is something for everyone.This diamond-shaped isle is a treasure trove of historic and prehistoric interest.
Dinosaurs, ancient tribes, Romans and monarchs throughout the ages have left behind a fascinating trail into the past. The island was once a frequent haunt of many eminent Victorians, including Charles Dickens, Lewis Carroll, J M W Turner, Henry VIII and Queen Victoria.