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The Clifton

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1 Queens Road, Shanklin PO37 6AN, England
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned from a great break on the island and what a lovely hotel to return to after a long day sightseeing. Lovely meal before tucking into the comfy beds. Will be booking again in the summer, can't wait to return

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Huntingdon
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

Our stay at the Clifton was a very good experience at the end of September. Good food, service, rooms, and welcome. We four particularly liked the cosy bar area where we played cards in the evening. The owners really know the business and understand customer service which can also be said for the staff. Many thanks.

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TheClifton, Front Office Manager at The Clifton, responded to this review

Dear Ian N: We are delighted that the four of you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to write a review, it is much appreciated. We hope you will be back to stay again soon. Kind regards, Joanna More 

Hampshire
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4 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

My wife and I stayed at The Clifton Hotel midweek, and a few days prior to winter closure, We enjoyed a balcony sea view room which was warm and very well appointed. The hotel was generally very well maintained and clean. Although it was Autumn the gardens were most attractive. It was a pleasure to be in a hotel that... More 

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TheClifton, Front Office Manager at The Clifton, responded to this review

Dear Barnhampshire: We are delighted that you enjoyed your late season stay with us here at The Clifton. Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel in such detail. We hope to welcome you back to stay soon. Kind regards, Joanna More 

Dawlish, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

What a pleasure it was to spent another week at The Clifton Hotel again in early November. The welcome from David, Carys, Joanna and the team made us feel very special. Nothing was too much trouble. The hotel has an outstanding cliff top position with excellent sea views from the front bedrooms and Bistro. There are lots of areas to... More 

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TheClifton, Front Office Manager at The Clifton, responded to this review

Dear Heather J: It is not only wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your return stay with us, but that you are coming back to The Clifton again next year. Your comments have been read and are appreciated by all the team. Thank you for taking the time to write such a complimentary review. Kind regards, Joanna More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

My wife and I stayed here for two night at the end of October. The hotel is in a wonderful position over looking the sea just the coastal path. Our room was very clean and comfortable. We eat in the bistro on one night and had a very good meal there. Breakfast on both mornings was the full English -... More 

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TheClifton, Front Office Manager at The Clifton, responded to this review

Dear D B: It is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay at The Clifton. We appreciate your taking the time to post a review and hope to welcome you back soon. Kind regards, Joanna More 

Congleton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

We spent a delightful 3 nights late October at the Clifton. The warm weather helped for exploring the Island and the hotel was near the sea front for easy walking opportunities! The friendly and helpful staff made our late booking easy (take advantage of the reduced ferry rates booked by the hotel). Our standard room was clean and well stocked... More 

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TheClifton, Front Office Manager at The Clifton, responded to this review

Dear 200lja: The comments made in your very comprehensive review are much appreciated. Thank you for taking the time to write them, and we hope to welcome you both back to The Clifton soon. Kind regards, Joanna More 

Dungeness, Kent
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

I have just returned from a 4 night stay at The Clifton where I enjoyed an excellent en-suite cosy double room. The menu was varied and very tasty, and very much to my personal taste. The staff from top to bottom were friendly and very helpful, and they maintain an excellent bar. Parking facilities for all vehicles was a bonus.

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Thank tedsui
TheClifton, Front Office Manager at The Clifton, responded to this review

Dear Tedsui: We appreciate your writing such a positive review and all of us appreciate your comments. We are quite proud of the wide range in products that we stock in our cosy bar! Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Kind regards, Joanna More 

Marlborough
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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

We have just returned from a little 3 night stay in the Clifton. Joanna made us very welcome indeed and we loved our room which had outstanding sea views. Just perfect. We were very happy to have fresh milk in the room for making tea and coffee. Lovely breakfasts with a good variety of hot and cold food. We felt... More 

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TheClifton, Front Office Manager at The Clifton, responded to this review

Dear Lorraine T: Thank you for taking the time to write such a positive review following your stay at The Clifton. Your comments are much appreciated by us all, and it is great to hear that you plan to come back again to see us. Kind regards, Joanna More 

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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

Very comfortable room with a lovely panoramic sea view. Our visit was made special by the staff, especially Joanna and Vicky who were most friendly and helpful . Highly recommended, we would definitely visit again!

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TheClifton, Front Office Manager at The Clifton, responded to this review

Dear Geoff H: thank you for taking the time to write a recommendation following your recent stay here at The Clifton. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay so much that you "would definitely visit again!". Kind regards, Joanna More 

Angmering, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Excellent location and lovely views from the restaurant. Room had a sea view and was very clean and pleasant. Happened to mention it was our 25th anniversary and on returning that evening found an anniversary card from the staff in our bedroom-a lovely surprise.

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TheClifton, Front Office Manager at The Clifton, responded to this review

Dear mikeW6438JJ: We are pleased that you chose to celebrate your 25th Wedding Anniversary weekend at The Clifton. Thank you for your comments on the sea view room and for writing such a complimentary review. Kind regards, Joanna More 

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