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Royal Pier Hotel

Pier Street, Sandown PO36 8JP, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

well about this hotel i cant say it aint all that to bad good position not far from beach and sandown pier went with travelstylecoach tours for 7 day holiday was in june this year 2015 i never been to this hotel before and have been to nearly all the hotels in sandown this i think was a 3 star... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Coach Trip stay on a budget. Good Value, Choice of menu. Clean rooms, friendly staff and good entertainment. Some rooms larger than others but we used 20 of them. It represented good value for money. Some rooms have Wi-Fi. It would be good to have fruit juice and cereal at breakfast.

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June_OReilly, General Manager at Royal Pier Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time for your lovely comments we are delighted you enjoyed your stay. We are pleased you found the staff friendly as we take great pride in our hospitality. We welcome your comments regarding breakfast and will look at this for the future. We hope we will have the pleasure in welcoming you back in the... More 

WILTSHIRE
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015 via mobile

Hotel is tired 😫...woken at 12.30am ..leak above..moved to room 66...no offer of compensation or even a meal! Don't ask for orange juice at breakfast...you can only choose one item from four! Never again!

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June_OReilly, Manager at Royal Pier Hotel, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear you were disappointed following your recent stay. Your booking was made via Booking.com and I was there to check you in. It was very unfortunate about the leak from the room above and we are very sorry about that. We moved you to a sea view room at no extra cost as compensation for your... More 

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Littlehampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Went to this hotel with a coach party from Littlehampton. I wasn't sure what to expect but needn't have worried, lovely hotel, a bit dated but very clean and more importantly very happy and friendly staff 😀 The food was lovely and the waiting staff were so helpful. The entertainment was good for the whole weekend and the bar staff... More 

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June_OReilly, General Manager at Royal Pier Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a glowing review, it is important to us to receive feedback. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us, and look forward to welcoming you back again. The staff enjoy their work, and as you mentioned in your review they are happy, friendly and try hard to ensure... More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Visited the Royal Pier with Nova Tours, great journey and friendly driver (David) greeted at the hotel on arrival and Bill took cases to rooms. Quick check in. All staff were helpful and friendly during our stay and food was great, compliments to the chef who was flexible with menu, quality meals daily. Rooms made daily to a high standard.... More 

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June_OReilly, General Manager at Royal Pier Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review. I have passed your comments on to our chef who is always delighted to receive positive feedback! All staff work very hard to ensure that our guests have a good stay with us....thank you once again and we hope to see you again soon! More 

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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We've recently return from a coach trip (Maxfields) and stayed at the Royal Pier Hotel. Although slightly old-fashioned in decor and facilities, we could not fault the service we received there. Our room was half of one of the original bay windowed bedrooms overlooking the sea but was still roomy enough so that we weren't falling over each other. The... More 

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June_OReilly, General Manager at Royal Pier Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Anne Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. It's always great to know that our guests are happy, satisfied and have enjoyed their stay at The Royal Pier. We have passed on your comments to all of the staff ,who are always delighted to know that they have done a good job! Many thanks... More 

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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

3rd trip in a year, so they must be good..... As usual greeted by friendly staff (Amanda ) Room was clean and fresh, but in need of updating.. Food was very good as usual, entertainment was ok ( bit samey lots of 50's &. 60's) The only downside to the weekend was an upset tummy on Saturday ( no fault... More 

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June_OReilly, General Manager at Royal Pier Hotel, responded to this review

It's always nice to read a Trip Advisor from our returning guests and we have passed on your comments about the good food to our Chef! We are in the process of up-dating our rooms and have managed 25 bathrooms in the last year, so hopefully next time you are here you will notice the difference. We are aware that... More 

Littlehampton, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

First time visit to the Isle of Wight so had no idea what to expect. But had a lovely time, visiting The Needles, the town of Yarmouth, Newport and Godshill (Model Village) there is too much to do on this beutiful Island. We got a double room with a sink in the bedroom itself, but were able to have it... More 

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June_OReilly, General Manager at Royal Pier Hotel, responded to this review

We are glad you have enjoyed our lovely Island, and pleased to change the room for you. Unfortunately it is an old Victorian Building so some of the rooms do have a basin in the bedroom but glad it did not spoil your break. More 

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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Arrived on friday afternoon was greeted by the manager who upgraded us the rooms was execellent with a very up to date shower room and the room had plenty of space unfortunatly there was no entertainment but that didnt bother us.plemty to do around. Pier across road. Nice heated swimming pool. Bingo.... Dont forget .....dobbers

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June_OReilly, General Manager at Royal Pier Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for the nice review, so glad you enjoyed your Birthday Break! More 

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17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Returned today after a Nova Tours Coach holiday and it's been excellent again. The food has been outstanding and everyone I spoke to said the same, compliments to the chef and kitchen staff who are never seen and so don't get fully appreciated. Richard our waiter was friendly and efficient and nothing was too much trouble to him even though... More 

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June_OReilly, Manager at Royal Pier Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you once again for taking the time to write your review. We have already refurbished a number of the bathrooms and this will be continuing throughout the year. Thank you for your kind comments about the all the staff who all work hard to ensure your stay is enjoyable. We will pass on your comments to Richard and Marie.... More 

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