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The Hydro Hotel

Queens Promenade, Douglas IM2 4NF
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Ranked #14 of 23 hotels in Douglas
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Peter D Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Came back to Douglas with my wife 45 years since my last visit. Came on a Coopers Tours holiday and we stayed at the hydro. Our room (405) had a great view of the sea. The food was excellent and most of the staff were very accommodating. We will definitely come back again.

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Ramsgate, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Needs modernising, some rooms are very small. Food is above standard,with some variety. Staff are very good & attentive . My room had residue of smoking (ash) there was a cigarette butt, on the window frame& residue of butts outside, flicked through the window, I told reception, they gave me a air spray. Hotel is on the Prom & a... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Hydro for five nights at the end of June for a last minute break.. We arrived at reception and a lovely lady checked us to a lovely room on the second floor. It was very clean and comfortably furnished and had a large flat screen television. The bathroom was not huge but was fully tiled with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I have just returned from a great weekend at the Hydro. Room was clean and comfortable with a great view of the sea, breakfast was lovely and the staff were really helpfull. At £80 per night this was great value for what we got. So glad we found the Hydro and we will return!

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Douglas, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Picture in the room was mouldy and I mean covered, it was just a picture of mould basically, the bed was rock solid, you could hear guests next door and above/below, it was over priced at £80 a night for a very small double sea view room. You are given till 10:30am to check out however the cleaners are hovering... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at this hotel for a weekend the first weekend of July, we booked a double and a single with sea views, when we arrived it was dark and no sea view in sight in the single room, the double wasn't much better! We then got our rooms changed, these were better but not as clean as they could be.... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

The bedroom was really tiny but the bathroom was huge. The room had no good isolation and you could hear other guests in their rooms. Although the room was really small I felt cold because the heating was off (it was January). The WIFI is free but the signal is not good in the rooms. I can't say about the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I've just returned from TT Practice week and spend 6 pleasant nights at the Hydro. The Hotel is nicely located on Queens Promenade overlooking the sea front about 1 mile from Douglas Town Centre. On first impressions, the public areas look a little tired as do the stair carpets. However, the rooms are bright and very clean. Beds were quite... More

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Banbury, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Just arrived back from a week at this hotel on a Just Go Holidays coach trip, the staff were all friendly and welcoming, were very eager to please, the food is excellent and well presented and was served by hard working happy waiters/waitresses. we would gladly recommend this hotel and would return again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

We recently stayed here and found the hotel to be good for the price. The rooms were clean and well maintained. They were tidied each morning by the staff which was good to see. Its a big hotel with a couple of bars. The staff were very friendly and accomodating. Nothing to complain about, The rooms at the front with... More

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Address: Queens Promenade, Douglas IM2 4NF
Location: United Kingdom > Isle of Man > Douglas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Hydro Hotel Douglas
The Hydro Hotel Isle Of Man/Douglas

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#3 On the Beach Hotel in Douglas
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The Hydro is a well established Isle of Man hotel, situated on the historic Queen's Promenade overlooking Douglas Bay. The Hydro is a 55 bedroom hotel, built in 1910, offering modern facilities, whilst retaining its original character. The Hotel is open throughout the year and we welcome all guests on business or leisure. ... more   less 
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