Overview of Keats Cottage

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4.9 / 5Exceptional
31 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.


  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Pet Friendly
  • Laundry



Popular LocationShanklin Theatre1 min walk
Popular LocationShanklin Chine2 min walk
RestaurantKeats Kitchen1 min walk
RestaurantThe Paramount1 min walk
AirportBembridge (BBP)17 min drive

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  • Standard Double Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Standard Twin Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
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  • Standard Double or Twin Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds
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  • Luxury Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Single Beds and 1 King Bed
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About this area


Keats Cottage is located near the beach and in a walkable area with good shopping. Portsmouth Historic Dockyard and Spinnaker Tower are local landmarks, and some of the area's attractions include Pirates Cove Adventure Golf and Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary. Sandown Pier and Isle of Wight Owl and Falconry Centre are also worth visiting. Our guests appreciate the bed & breakfast's central location.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Shanklin Theatre - 1 min walk
  • Shanklin Chine - 2 min walk
  • Shanklin Beach - 8 min walk
  • Sandown Beach - 8 min drive
  • Sandown Pier - 11 min drive

Getting around

  • Shanklin Station - 10 min walk
  • Southampton (SOU) - 121 min drive


  • Keats Kitchen - 1 min walk
  • The Paramount - 1 min walk
  • Decades - 1 min walk
  • Laburnum Cottage - 1 min walk
  • Indy's - 1 min walk

About this property

Keats Cottage

4-star bed & breakfast in Shanklin with free breakfast
Along with laundry facilities, this smoke-free bed & breakfast has tour/ticket assistance and free breakfast. WiFi in public areas is free. All 6 rooms offer free WiFi, espresso makers and flat-screen TVs with digital channels. Other amenities available to guests include hairdryers, desks and free toiletries.
Keats Cottage offers 6 forms of accommodation with espresso makers and coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels.
Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. This Shanklin bed & breakfast provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Property amenities


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

No on-site parking available

Food and drink

Free cooked-to-order breakfast available daily 8:00 AM–9:30 AM

Family friendly

Laundry facilities


No lifts

Guest services

Daily housekeeping
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken



Smoke-free property

Room amenities




Free toiletries
Shower/bathtub combination


Digital channels
Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Electric kettle
Espresso maker


Iron/ironing board (on request)



Check-in between 3:00 PM and 6:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open Monday - Sunday until 6 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 5 per pet, per night
Dogs only
Food and water bowls are available

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 25.0 per stay.

Payment types at the property


Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Pet fee: GBP 5 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 25.0 per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No on-site parking is available.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Property is also known as

Keats Cottage Shanklin
Keats Cottage Bed & breakfast
Keats Cottage Bed & breakfast Shanklin

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Keats Cottage and receive a full refund?
Yes, Keats Cottage offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Keats Cottage cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Keats Cottage?
As of 31 May 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Keats Cottage on 15 Jun 2020 start from £90, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours over a 30-day period. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is this bed & breakfast pet-friendly?
Yes, dogs are allowed at this property. There's a fee of GBP 5 per pet, per night. Service animals are exempt from fees.
How much is parking at this property?
This property doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at this bed & breakfast?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Keats Cottage?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is Keats Cottage located?
Situated by the sea, this bed & breakfast is steps away from Shanklin Theatre and Shanklin Chine. Shanklin Beach and Small Hope Beach are also within 15 minutes. Shanklin Station is 10 minutes by foot and Sandown Lake Station is 29 minutes.

Guest reviews

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 4 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

We stayed in the blue room. It was beautifully furnished and spacious with tea and coffee making facilities. Host was very welcoming with helpful advice on where to eat locally. We really enjoyed our stay and would recommend to anyone wanting a great place to stay in Shanklin.

Stayed 4 nights in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Nice location very clean and tidy

Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

This is one of the best B and B's I've ever stayed at. David and his " gals were so friendly, so helpful , so concerned that all my needs were met. The breakfast was superb. And the history of the cottage made it unique

Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019