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The Waterfront Inn

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19 Esplanade, Shanklin PO37 6BN, England
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Kirtling, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whole hotel nicely maintained and decorated. Room (9) - sea view, double, reasonable size, very clean, everything worked (well the TV remote only scored 75%, but I'm being very picky). Nice to see an absolute minimum of signs & posters (no signs about muddy boots in rooms, or warnings about check-out times, etc). Breakfast was excellent, and really big -... More 

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in today as The Waterfront is open during winter as a lot of the seafront cafes are closed. Never having been in here we didn't know what to expect. It was very busy, lots of people having lunch and teas etc. We ordered a panini a sandwich and chips and all food was delicious. Chips especially were nice... More 

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Thank Jassumms
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015 via mobile

We wanted a family friendly B&B that offered a combination of great accommodation and food as well as an area we could all relax within. The Waterfront Inn delivers in all areas. The rooms were spacious, clean and beds were added for our young children. The restaurant and bar area is very welcoming to families and all the staff and... More 

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

Had a wonderful holiday at the beginning of Oct. Good food. Good service. Thanks to Rupert, Billy, Sharon and Lea and all the other great staff. Millie sends her regards to Badger. Can't wait to return soon.

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Thank Michael S
Oxford, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015 via mobile

Returned after 3 years!! The staff are still so friendly. I've always loved the sea views. The food was perfect. Had the fish and chips, best batter ever!! Would also recommend the scotch egg! And the lasagne, my favourite. Will see you all again!!

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Thank Lisa8626
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015 via mobile

Wow what a fabulous weekend we had celebrating our wedding. Friday was our actual wedding and food and service was excellent but Saturday night our reception was AMAZING service, food, attention to detail was great. They really did go out of their way to make it memorable. Thank you Rupert and Billy x

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Thank Samantha A
Hampshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015 via mobile

Once again a regular visitor over the years. This place changed hands recently but the standards didn't change! Great food, great beer and service as always! Recommended if you are in the area, although it may be worth your while to book as it is very popular.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

Came to visit mymum and dad who live in Shanklin with my sister and boyfriend from London. We booked a table as apparently gets busy on Saturdays as there was 5 of us. Ended up having to change time as was running late and although Really busy was really flexible and happy to change. Great beautiful location on seafront, had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

They make the best moules mariniers I ever had. There are many types of sandwiches, chicken-bacon-avocado and steak sandwich is highly recommended. Also local beers are available on tap. Overall good food at reasonable prices.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

Extremely impressed with our recent stay at The Waterfront Inn. Beautiful location, lovely atmosphere, very friendly staff, good standard of room, exceptional evening meal, matched with an equally good breakfast.

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