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Riviera Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2 Royal Street, Sandown PO36 8LP , England
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Ranked #5 of 33 hotels in Sandown
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Why this Hotel does not have more stars amazes me.Have stayed here 4 times now and it gets better every time . On arrival we were met in reception and our cases were taken from my car to the room straight away. All the staff were very friendly and helpful. New carpets throughout the hotel and decorated very clean. The... More

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is first class, its just a few minutes walk from the shops or beach, the staff cannot do enough for you, our room and in fact all of the hotel was spotless, the food was of the highest quality and all cooked freshly by the hotels own chef. It is worthy of much more than 2 stars.We traveled... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have just returned from the Riviera Hotel and its by far the best hotel weve stayed in Compliments to all the staff who made us very welcome. The food was excellent and served by very polite staff. The rooms were spotlessy clean and comfortable. will be back. Denise & Kevin Wallace. Aka KM Travel Chesterfield Derbyshire

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

From arriving to leaving we were made to feel very welcome including our Bichon Frise. All the staff are very friendly and hardworking and nothing is too much trouble for them. The food was good and the room was spotlessly clean with a sea view. The bar at night was great with entertainment most nights. We would thoroughly recommend this... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

Returned yesterday from a week at this fabulous hotel. The room was lovely and had a partial sea-view. The food was outstanding and enjoyed by us all. Would recommend to anyone who wants a really nice clean hotel with excellent food. Thanks Nina and all the staff. We were on a coach holiday and our driver Richard was brilliant.

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Stoke on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Having just returned (on Tuesday 17th June) from a hotel stay at the Riviera Hotel in Sandown, (went with Just Go Holidays, Coach Holidays), I/we my husband and myself can honestly say this is one of the nicest, cleanest, and above all, most excellent hotesl we have stayed in, in the U.K. The food is absolutely gorgeous, (as other reviewers... More

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Lochwinnoch, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

My husband and I have just returned from a wonderful holiday at this hotel. The chef is unbelievable for an establishment of this size. Not only does he cook wonderful meals but he also serves them as if he was a contestant on Masterchef. He deserves 5 Stars. The hotel is family owned and they work extremely hard and efficiently.... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I've just returned after 7 nights at the riviera with a coach party of 49. I've visited Hotels all over the UK and i have to say that this is one of the best. A warm welcome, clean, nothing is to much trouble and the food is out of this world. A great choice on the menu, home made soup,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Wanted to visit Isle of Wight but not spend too much.. got the ferry and off to Riviera Hotel. They actually gave us a room at 10am while their check in time is later in the afternoon.. The room is nice and cozy, nothing fancy but the basics (paid around 50£) It was clean and comfortable. Given the top floor... More

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7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We stayed here this bank holiday with our two year old son, and I feel compelled to share my thoughts, this hotel is rated 2 star, yet it is immaculate, it smelt clean, no dust in the nooks and crannies, shower head sparkling, bedding smelt fresh, towels were soft and freshly laundered too. Big rooms, secure windows, no noise from... More

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Address: 2 Royal Street, Sandown PO36 8LP , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Sandown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Riviera Hotel 2*
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