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Melbourne - Ardenlea Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4 - 6 Queens Rd, Shanklin PO37 6AP, England
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Ranked #38 of 55 hotels in Shanklin
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Catherine F Redruth, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Redruth, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Can't fault this. Hotel excellent, room clean, all we asked, plenty of room and towels. Staff in dining room and indeed everywhere VERY helpful. Bent over backward to be helpful. Meals varied, well cooked and tasty. Clean table linen daily if needed. Nice to have real tablecloths as well! Lounge areas excellent, plenty of comfy chairs and sofas. Pool,sauna, jacuzzi... More

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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

We have just returned from five days in the Melbourne Ardenlea. Most things were good. The down sides were very small room for two people to share and extremely small bathroom. The beds were OK with plenty of covers and it was comfy enough. The room was OK for a single person but not two people. Some rooms I know... More

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Whitstable, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

We arrived by car from the Southampton ferry and were greeted by a member of the staff. We were conducted to our room and informed, "Iff we wanted an evening meal, please inform them in the morning as the chef lived some distance away and we were the only guests! Unfortunately, the swimming pool was also closed!! The room was... More

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014 via mobile

For a 3 star hotel, its very well worth its money, the staff friendly and eager to help, room very clean and spacious, the sheets where beyond comfortable, the bathtoom clean and spacious. Breakfast good choice good food good staff which made for a good start to the day.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

I took a large group of older people for a tinsel and turkey break to this hotel November 2013, even though there are a few too many steps, the staff could not have been more helpful, they appear to have more staff than they do because there was always someone around to lend a hand. The service to my members... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

Stayed here as a family of 4, we chose this hotel as it had a swimming pool and we thought this would be good for the children - pool was clean but rather cold Bbbrrrr! Rooms were spotless, warm (and I am fussy) and the beds were very comfortable. What lets this hotel down is that it appears nothing has... More

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16 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

This hotel was rather a dissapointment for me. I find it very dated, the lounge, the pool area and the room itself. Yet, the bathroom had a good water pressure and instant warm water. The beds were very large and comfortable and the room was of good size. We also had a nice view to the street and a bit... More

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Pune, India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

Melbourne - Ardenlea hotel stay is comfortable and warm and it so goes to the friendly people who are around! Loved my stay there and the closeness to the places like the beach and the old Village ...worth staying any time you visit Isle of Wight....

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Alton, United Kingdom
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63 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

I was going to put average for the rating but gave it very good for one simple reason - they are very dog friendly - even if it is not mentioned on the website/in the hotel blurb or anywhere else. We took a last minute decision to bring along our dog who'd been a bit poorly and I phoned to... More

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

Visited Isle of Wight to get over post-holiday blues and boy did I blow them away. Right from the start the staff were gracious and extremely helpful answering all my questions even to the point of showing me how to use my computer. The hotel was busy with two coach trips of pensioners partying to Buddy Holly but still nothing... More

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Also Known As:
Melbourne Ardenlea Hotel
Melbourne Ardenlea Shanklin
Melbourne - Ardenlea Hotel Shanklin, Isle Of Wight
Address: 4 - 6 Queens Rd, Shanklin PO37 6AP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Shanklin
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Shanklin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Melbourne - Ardenlea Hotel 2*
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