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Athol House

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Broadway, Douglas IM 2 4EN
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
10 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for two nights as a base for exploring the island on my motorbike. Very easy to find and a warm welcome from the owner. My single room was perfect for my stay and very clean and comfortable. As mentioned by other visitors the breakfasts are great and will set you up for the day (extra £7). Only... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
9 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited the guest house as I was walking the Isle of Man Coastal path during the Walking Festival. I had a single ensuite room which was clean, comfortable and well fitted out. A bit dated, but the whole island is a bit dated :-) The breakfast was very good and available from 7 am which suited my early starts.... More 

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31 reviews 31 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is just great. It's not the latest modern hotel but just a genuine good old fashioned hotel It's like a home from home with a big warm welcome and the landlady and staff are just brilliant they cannot do enough for you The breakfast is huge. Lots of choice in cereal, fruit etc and the cooked breakfast keeps... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Wonderful stay. Friendly, helpful staff. Spotlessly clean. Beds very comfortable with good quality bedding. Breakfast delicious. Lovely homely touches of sweets and snacks in the lounge. Very close to the sea front and shops. We were in room number one and heater was very effective.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

This Guest house is comfortable, spotlessly clean and excellent value for money. The breakfasts are great and the staff friendly. The beds are comfortable and the room was well furnished to maximise the limited space. I especially liked the fact that the stairs don't creak, the fire doors don't bang and in fact we were not disturbed by any noises... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
27 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Great location - just about 30 seconds walk from the promenade, and nice staff. We stayed in room 8 (a fairly large room - twin room but with 4 single beds - with nice big bay windows but a tiny bit chilly as a result) and room 15 (a small-ish room but a nice big double bed). Showers were warm... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

Positive: location, clean sheets and bathroom, possibility of making tea and coffe, free Wi-Fi. Negative : breakfast is not free, it costs 7£ per person, the girl who welcomed us war not well informed about basic info as the tourist office opening times, and especially THE HEATING DOESN'T WORK!! Its freezing cold outside, and inside without heating feels a bit... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

I stayed from June 30th, 2014 to July 13rd, 2014 at this hotel. The former owners were lovely and so are the new. I have regular contact with the new owner Gloria ver Elst by email. Breakfast was plentiful and served with a smile. The room was cleaned every day including on Tynwald Day [bank holiday in Isle of Man].... More 

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Leeds
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

This was such a cute little b&b, easy to find and I got a parking space right outside no problem. You get a massive breakfast and there was chocolate stashed all over the place! Really liked the dining room and lounge, so cute. My room was cosy and everything worked, the heater made sure it was warm enough. I got... More 

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
19 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

One of the best, if not the best that I have stayed in while away on business. Gloria the host was so accommodating, allowing three work colleagues to book late after they had been let down by another hotel in Douglas. My room No3 was ideal, extremely clean, and warm. More towels than you will need, with all the usual... More 

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