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The Hydro Hotel

Queens Promenade, Douglas IM2 4NF
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here as part of a coach party. Meals were very good with a fair variety. We were lucky enough to be given a sea view although the room was a strange triangular shape. Bath with shower. TV. Tea and coffee making facilities. Be aware that the hotel has a steep set of steps leading to the reception and... More 

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Pokhara
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked 1x Double Room and 1x Family room for a family of 6. Highly recommended. Bed was comfortable, breakfast was good and service was excellent. Staffs were helpful and communicated very well. Not far from the Electric Railway station. Bus stop just opposite the hotel. 5-10mins walk to the shopping area.

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Holmfirth, England
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I wouldn't class this as a 3 star hotel more like a large glorified boarding house. One of the bars was only open 2 nights a week (and this is August !) the other was more like a station waiting room and you had to search for a member of staff to serve you (usually the receptionist) if you could... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well, first of all, I must say that the beds were comfortable, the bedding clean, the bathroom clean and the towels clean, white and soft. The food, although small portions, was well cooked, very tasty and the 3 courses made it an adequate dinner. You won't feel overstuffed, but neither will you feel that you haven't had enough. The waiter... More 

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Ilminster
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

My wife and I were given room 501, not huge but with a marvellous view of the promenade, beach area etc. There is only one lift for about 55 rooms, but it works very well and seems to cope okay. The restaurant is first class, the food being very varied, perfectly cooked and served on nice hot plates. Portions are... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

The Hotel staff are lovely couldn't be more helpful. The food is very good and there's a good choice at both breakfast and dinner, where you have a choice of 3 starters, 3 main meals 1 is veggie, and 3 puddings, followed by coffee or tea. The rooms are clean and the beds are comfy, the only downfall in our... More 

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Tredegar, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

The Hydro Hotel is located on sea front at Douglas. The hotel is well presented with the dining room especially well decorated. The food is very good with large portions of well cooked meals, there is some ability to vary meals from menu if you prefer to omit some items. Our room was not big but had a lovely sea... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Clean and tidy , good value friendly staff. The hotel is at the far end of the promenade but the bus stops outside so it's easy to get to and from the airport for around £3. For TT it's handy as you can walk up the lane at the side and your at the start finish

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Bury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

I had rebooked a gluten free meal for my husband, and checked on arrival that they had received the request, but it took 2 days for them to follow it up as he didn't want to complain. However after this hitch he was satisfied with the meals. The room was comfortable with a partial sea view which we were delighted... More 

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

we travelled by feeder coach to lymm services were we pick up our robinson coach for the rest of the holiday,we travelled to heysham where we caught the ferry which was delayed by 2 hrs.we arrived at our hotel which was adequate there were two coach parties in the hotel and you were allocated meal time,our time were breakfast at... More 

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