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Friends Hotel

8 Hill St., Sandown PO36 9DD, England
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Ranked #22 of 31 Sandown B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
stevenjess2014 Redditch, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Redditch, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Having read the reviews before we arrived i was a little aprehensive, but any doubts were soon laid to rest. On arrival we were met with a friendly greeting and swiftly allocated our room which was quite basic but clean and more than served our needs. The beds were quite comfortable and we always had hot water, clean towels, toiletries... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Awful place to stay,rude and very unfriendly owners,supposed to be dog friendly but it isn't,asked to put my dog in a cage,he is a rescue and spent his first 6 yrs in one,told to pay £10.00 PER NIGHT,we were not informed of this before booking.food was average,small portions,not much choice,but home cooked,the young waiter and waitress at meal times were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed at the friends hotel for 2 weeks , absolutely brilliant time, Paul & Sandra were the most perfect hosts , nothing was to much trouble , the hotel is very clean, staff are polite and very helpful, the home cooked food is the best on the island and plenty of choices, I would recommend THE FRIENDS HOTEL to everyone... More 

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Derby, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just got back from 5 day break at friends hotel in Sandown isle of Wight had a great stay Paul,Sandra and staff are great really make you welcome room's are clean and food is excellent can't wait too visit again we asked for a downstairs room and that's what we got

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

it is not often that we have that perfect holiday at friends hotel we had that. we had good homely food our bedroom was clean and comfortable with the china cups a good addition. we were made welcome by paul and Sandra they were very attentive as the hotel owners. we had a good rappor with the other guests. we... More 

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merseyside
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

My wife and I have just returned from a 5day holiday staying at the Friends Hotel Sandown. We enjoyed a great holiday and I would add the following about this Hotel: First the owners Paul and Sandra, they were absolutely brilliant with us and the other guests and nothing was too much trouble for them. Then the staff including Kieran... More 

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sheffield
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

This hotel is amazing for a nice relaxing time. The staff are all friendly and the guests get along with everyone there. The entertainment is really good and the staff make the children feel as welcome as the older generation too! The meals are lovely and the waiters are extremely helpful. They make any request of yours possible! The rooms... More 

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friendshotel, Owner at Friends Hotel, responded to this review

thank-you for your lovely comments, glad you had a great holiday. look forward to seeing you again More 

Northampton, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Hackleton School, Northampton had another absolutely fabulous week at the Friends Hotel with Paul and Sandra. Can I thank you both tremendously on behalf of all of the children and staff. We could not have asked for better food and care. See you both again on our next residential.

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Whittlesey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Teachers and pupils from Park Lane School had a fabulous week staying with Paul and Sandra at The Friends Hotel. This was our second stay with them and we would love to come back next year as we were all made to feel so welcome and had a brilliant week. The owners went out of their way to provide an... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

Well located good food and good entertainment on an evening, the food is home done and tasty, the staff are all friendly. Located in a nice quite area, nice stroll to the sea front. You are always kept entertained on an evening,

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