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Queens Promenade, Douglas IM2 4NP
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Ranked #14 of 23 hotels in Douglas
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Southampton, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

This is a really good budget hotel and you get what you pay for. I was surprised at how happy I was with my stay here as I really expected it to be of a different quality (its cheap to stay). It is very basic, there are no facilities at the hotel other than a very basic breakfast, and there... More

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Preston, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

We stayed here for a couple of nights on a short break in April. Reading the mixed reviews I cant really see why anyone would complain here, yes the breakfast is a little basic, just toast and cereal on help yourself service but if you want to upgrade to full english you can eat at the sister hotel a few... More

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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Utterly stunning views across the bay, beautiful sunrise and sunset from our bedroom window. very clean, tidy well presented hotel with polite and professional staff who were helpful but in no way overbearing. Breakfast was served in a very characterful room again with a view out into the bay. Looking at some of the reviews I think people are expecting... More

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Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

We Booked this hotel through Steam packet ferries. Ferry crossing & hotel included. £300 for the package. I had read some reviews about this hotel after I had booked it, which cause me a little concern. People have moaned about the quality of the breakfast. We found that the selection was ample. Our room had a sea view, brill. Location... More

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
15 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012 via mobile

After walking out of a so called 'boutique' hotel because it was damp. We were offered a room at the Penta. Nothing special but what to expect for the price. We were given room 18 on the top floor, luckily it had a lift! Its a large side facing room, view of derilict building next door. It was quiet. Small... More

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
37 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2012

Despite the cleaner frontage among a collection of shabby waterfront hotels, the Penta is a poor hotel. Cheap fittings in the rooms, the smallest and thinnest towels I have had the misfortune to use (only one bath towel provided) and a 'continental breakfast' that is anything but. How hard would it be to provide some fruit or croissants for breakfast?... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012 via mobile

We were booked to stay in the caledonia next door but due to double booking they booked us in here - we were very pleased! Decor v good, modern. Everywhere spotlessly clean. Rooms massive with tea making facility/ hair dryer/iron. Small lift - great for buggy! Bathroom huge. We ate with our party next door so cannot comment on breakfast.... More

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2012

Just back from the TT, myself and brother stayed for a week and could not fault it. Great location with a bus along the prom into Douglas centre or up to Laxey and Ramsey also close to the electric train which is worth a ride. Quiet, very clean and the staff very helpful and friendly would defiantly stay again.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
15 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2012 via mobile

The rooms are huge! Everything is spotless, the decor is pleasant and the bathrooms are amazing. Great value, great position, great value. The staff have been friendly and helpful. We're already planning our next visit

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Keighley, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2012 via mobile

Superb rooms, very nicely refurbished hotel. Well serviced and very clean. The only thing which let it down was the poor breakfast choice. 'Continental Breakfast' was nothing more than cereal and toast.

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Address: Queens Promenade, Douglas IM2 4NP
Location: United Kingdom > Isle of Man > Douglas
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Ranked #14 of 23 hotels in Douglas
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Also Known As:
Penta Hotel Isle Of Man/Douglas

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