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The Ocean Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
Sandown PO36 8AB, England
The Ocean Hotel
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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southsea
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38 reviews 38 reviews
11 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We didn't stay ourselves but visited our parents who are on a 7 day break with Shearings coach trips and we have just spent the first 3 days in and out of the hotel to visit. Great breakfast and dinners, fantastic entertainment in the evenings. My in laws love there room overlooking the outdoor heated swimming pool and great views... More 

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A wonderful family owned and run hotel full of character and charm. The staff were very helpful and kind . This was a last minute break and we were in need of accommodation for the last day of our stay on the Isle of Wight . We consider ourselves to be well travelled and not easily impressed . Our experience... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Hotel was lovely ,bedroom was large and spacious with a nice clean bathroom that had a bath and shower. Balcony over looking sea and hotel gardens. Breakfast was lovely ,bar staff were friendly and there was entertainment every night .

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Bexleyheath, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Myself and 7 girlfriends (along with afull coach) went to the Ocean Hotel on Monday of last week leaving on Friday. The hotel is situated on the seafront in a very pleasant location. Our rooms were, although maybe a bit dated, extremely clean, the towels changed daily and the staff were very friendly and helpful. The hotel rooms were slightly... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at this Hotel as part of a Coach Tour in May 2015 for 4 Days. We had a slight problem regarding the location of the Room but this was immediatly rectified. Room Service, Table Service, the standard of the Food and generally the attitude of all of the staff was all excellent. I'm told that this Holtel is... More 

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Devon
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed at the Ocean Hotel for just one week in April 2015. The weather was excellent, but the hotel looked a little sad. Our room was huge - we booked one with sea view and balcony and the view was great. The one thing that was not great was the food. Well cooked, but more fitting... More 

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stoke on trent
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we stayed 4 nights on a coach trip a lovely hotel right on the beach and in between the beach and the high street staff lovely rooms very comfortable we paid extra for a sea view and we were glad we had it had french doors opening onto a little balcony right over the beach fantastic choice of food being... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A large group of us stayed at The Ocean Hotel for 4 nights. I had good feedback from everyone regarding their rooms etc. My own room was spotless on arrival and was cleaned to the same standard every day. The meals were good and served to the table. So no queuing at a buffet. Thank you to Sonia, who was... More 

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Gillingham, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

8 of us went in March 2014 and had such a good time that 28 of us went on 4th May and everyone had a great time. Vanessa in the restaurant, Phil and Martin in the bar and the reception staff were all excellent. Vanessa remembered us from last year so how's that for a good memory.The food was up... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel for four nights while on a coach tour .Although a bit dated the hotel is clean and comfortable,the staff helpful and friendly,and the food varied and plentiful.The only reasons we have not given it an excellent rating are the lack of shampoo and shower gel in the bathrooms (only two small bars of soap provided),the... More 

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