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Somerton Lodge Hotel

43 Victoria Avenue, Shanklin PO37 6LT, England
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Ranked #32 of 55 Hotels in Shanklin
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Seaford,EastSussex Seaford, East Sussex
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Seaford, East Sussex
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the outset this was great value for what I paid for the room and breakfast Taken on that basis I have no complaints. The public rooms were clean. The bedroom bright and clean and so was the bathroom. Free WiFi and tea and coffee in the room. Hotel located in a nice area. Even for this price range a... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Fantastic family run business could not do enough to help nothing was to much trouble. Good clean accommodation comfortable well equipt rooms, stayed for 7 weeks and could not say a bad word about anything. Brilliant

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Greeted by very friendly, attentive staff. Hotel is tidy and clean with pleasant decor. Our room was well equipped, bathroom absolutely spotless, Nice and quiet, with very comfy bed. Could do with having some powers sockets beside the bed.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Been there for a night during May bank holiday. Everything is nice. Car park is large enough and inside room is clean. My booking Also included a breakfast which is quite nice. I have cornflake and small eggs&ham set. Sausage is way awesome. Also toast or coffee.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Fantastic place to stay slightly dated but being modernised room by room stayed there for 7 weeks in total very friendly family run business could not do enough to help even did an early breakfast every day for us and also did a special laundry service. Fantastic would highly recommend this hotel

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cambridge
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

The staff here a pleasant enough but there are quite a few improvements with the hotel needed to make a stay here better. While the bar and TV area were nicely decorated and comfortable, the superior room we had did not really come up to what was expected. The extra space was good to have, but the bed was extremely... More 

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Bournemouth, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

First the positives, the staff were friendly and welcoming and service was good. The breakfast had some good choices and was well presented (although the sausage served with the full English breakfast was quite average). There is parking, down a gravel drive to the rear of the hotel, which could do with a tidy-up. The big disappointment, having paid for... More 

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Bucks
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19 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

very nice hotel, we had a good clean room, great location within walking distance of Shanklin High Street, our breakfast was very good & the owners are really friendly & helpful - couldn't fault our stay at all

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

we have visited the Isle of Wight on several occasions and always stayed at the big parks on the Island but we thought we would try a small B&B and have to say we were very pleased with our stay. Nothing was too much trouble and the staff were always very friendly. Good choice for breakfast and plenty of tea... More 

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Cowes, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I wanted a hotel as near as possible to Shanklin Theatre and Somerton Lodge was ideal for that. The room was a reasonable size although the shower room and toilet is quite cramped but its en suite and for me that is always the main thing. The room was mostly quiet although voices from the next room were clear at... More 

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