This has got to be THE PRETTIEST Tourist Information Point in the UK. The Tourist Information Point for Shanklin and the South of the Isle of Wight is located at Vernon Cottage Gift Shop, stocking a range of leaflets and guides containing useful information to help you during your stay on the Isle of Wight.
With three separate entrances including ones from the Old Village car park and High Street, Vernon Cottage is the perfect location for a Tourist Information Point. There is even a dedicated patio and garden area with tables where visitors can study the information they pick up, plus a large map of Shanklin to show visitors exactly where they are in relation to all the attractions of the Old Village, Shanklin Chine, the seafront, main shopping town and railway station.
Visitors to Vernon Cottage will be able to pick-up a variety of maps, leaflets and publications, talk to trained tourist staff and find out what’s on in Shanklin and other attractions across the Island.
Vernon Cottage is a renowned, picturesque Tearoom, Restaurant and Gift Shop where the owners and staff pride themselves on turning daily delivered fresh local produce into’Fabulous Homemade Food’.
Please Note Winter opening times: 10 to 12 Tues, Thurs and Sat