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Friends Hotel

8 Hill St., Sandown PO36 9DD, England
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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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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Arrived on a coach trip after travelling 8 hours we were greeted with a rather abrupt what would you like for evening meal, would of been nice to have ten minutes to ourselves first. Meals were served in a separate dining room, the food was nothing spectacular and had to be ordered at breakfast/evening meal. Nothing wrong with this as... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow we loved are stay here it's very homely and it's very clean. And it's on 5 minutes to the beach and height street. The street were the friends hotel is very nice and has no night noise it's lovely. Please book and stay here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

lovely hotel oweners so friendly rooms very nice excellent food and plenty of it good entertaiment lovely places to go to the beach is lovely nice and clean nice to walk along the prom nice veiws would recomend to anyone

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Redditch, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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6 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

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
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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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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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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 

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