The Miclaran is a adults (16 years +) only bed and breakfast in Shanklin, it’s unique position offers sea views from the majority of it’s guest rooms. Located on the famous cliff path leading down to the glorious sandy beaches and within walking distance of Shanklin and Sandown Esplanades, it is a great base for a relaxing holiday.

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We are extremely proud of our accommodation:

  • majority of rooms have spectacular sea-views
  • quiet location
  • all rooms have en-suite facilities
  • superb breakfasts
  • ample on-site parking
  • Free WiFi

The Miclaran has a 2 night minimum stay on bookings


Our double, twin and triple rooms are on the first and second floors and all have panoramic sea views overlooking Sandown Bay.  Our single room with shower en suite is on the first floor at the front of the house.

The triple room consists of a double room with a single room adjoining, with shared sea view and shower en suite. We sell the two rooms as one but the room is only bookable for 3 guests by phone or email.

Bedrooms are cosy, comfortable, individually decorated and exceptionally clean.
A guest lounge area with sofas and a large flat screen television gives access to the garden via patio doors, and leads into the dining room which is light and airy and overlooks the garden and sea.

The large garden has a terraced area with outdoor furniture, where on a sunny day it is lovely to sit and enjoy tea or coffee after breakfast.

All of the nine letting rooms are fully equipped:

  • En-suite shower or shower over bath
  • Complimentary shower gel and hand wash
  • Tea/coffee making trays
  • Clock radio
  • Flat screen television with freeview
  • Hair dryer
  • Ironing facilities are available on request.
  • Wine glasses available on request


We ask our guests to arrive down for breakfast between 8.30 and 9.15 a.m. , our menu is varied from a lighter option to the hearty traditional full English. Cooked freshly and served for you with quality ingredients such as vine ripened tomatoes and free-range eggs.

We are pleased to cater for any special dietary needs that you may have, or for guests requiring an early breakfast a continental breakfast pack can be supplied on request.

There are many good restaurants and eateries locally in Shanklin and we are more than happy to arrange a booking on your behalf.

See Miclaran Breakfast Menu

Many of our guests come back year after year and our personal aim is to ensure that you enjoy your stay and recommend our accommodation to others. Book direct for the best price and special offers- a loyalty discount is offered to returning guests.

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The Miclaran Littlestairs Road Shanklin Isle of Wight PO37 6HS



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