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4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   17 The Esplanade, Shanklin PO37 6BN, England
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Aqua Hotel
Ranked #15 of 55 Hotels in Shanklin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just returned from a weeks break here. The staff were helpful and friendly. Room was lovely and breakfast was good. Just can't fault it, and the location was stunning. For the reviewer who was woken at 1.10am. Yes there was an incident on one night, which was quickly sorted. The only noise for the rest of the seven nights I... More

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Warminster, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Warm welcome upon arrival. Evening bar staff very friendly. Bedroom clean with a great seafront view. Mattress hard, woke will a painful back. Breakfast was ok, but disorganised and fried egg was cold. Rudely woken at 1.10am with a female banging on a bedroom door and shouting.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took our family of 15 out to dinner to celebrate a birthday. This must be quite a challenge for any restaurant but they excelled themselves. Food was excellent enjoyed by all, the service was timely and attentive to everyones needs. The food was well presented, portions sizes were substantial and represented good value for money. Would eat here again.

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41 reviews 41 reviews
23 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed overnight at Aqua this weekend and really it is a great hotel and staff are a real credit! fantastic location with great outside seating area looking out to sea. we have a sea view room which was brilliant, amazing view out to sea, comfortable bed and plenty of space. We ate in the restaurant and service and food... More

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for the weekend and had a really good time. The hotel very nice and the staff excellent, very friendly and helpful The food was good and very well presented, very good value for money Can thoroughly recommend it

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The food was brilliant, the staff were excellent and very attentive and professional. The staff were accommodating for our fussy eaters (ordered off the lunch menu at dinner time) and allergies (Im allergic to brown sugar) certainly recommend and eat there again. Home made food and portions were substantial and perfectly cooked

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

The location is fantastic - only a few steps from the beach. I stayed in the single balcony room on the second floor which was pretty and with a beautiful view. My mother had a sea view double room which was also very light and attractive. Sitting on the spacious balcony with a cup of coffee in the early morning... More

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11 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We were looking for somewhere for dinner with peace and quiet on the Shanklin Eplanade, and found it at the Aqua. although we were not guests at the Hotel, and just turned up, there was no problem in finding us a table (at around 6pm). The waitresses were attentive, friendly and helpful and the food was well cooked, substantial and... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

The Aqua Hotel is a fantatsic place to stay. The staff are first class, especially, Henry and Mollie. The rooms are lovely and equiped to the highest standard. Small, but very comfortable, I would recommend this hotel to anyone who wants to stay on the Isle of Wight. It is in a perfect place for views each morning over the... More

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Basingstoke, Hampshire
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87 reviews 87 reviews
18 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Looks beautiful from the pictures and in reality it is mere steps from the beach. The lovely young lad in the bar area when we arrived was really helpful, apart from him and the lovely lady who served us breakfast (tall, pretty, dark ponytail) the rest was horrific. We had booked on-line, leaving a note about a lower floor as... More

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Jimbo3024, Owner at Aqua Hotel, responded to this review

This review is quite unacceptable because it contains so many in-accuracies. Firstly, the reviewer made the booking on line and chose the room that was required from the vacant rooms available. The confirmation that she received clearly states that the room is a “Small double room with Shower room en-suite with a garden view and on the second floor”. She... More

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Address: 17 The Esplanade, Shanklin PO37 6BN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Shanklin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Aqua Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 22
Also Known As:
Aqua Hotel Shanklin, Isle Of Wight

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