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2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Sandown PO36 8AB, England
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The Ocean Hotel
Ranked #6 of 33 Hotels in Sandown
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I stayed her from Friday the 17th of October until Tuesday the 21st of October through GB tours, my initial thoughts "Brilliant" We had booked a sea view room (£32 extra) worth every penny. The staff were excellent, nothing too much trouble. The food both breakfast and dinner excellent and thanks to Josh our waiter. The evening... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at Ocean Hotel, Sandown, Isle of Wight. Monday 20th October for 4 nights. A lovely 'grand' hotel (96 bedrooms) from another,better,age. One side of the hotel is on the seafront and the other the High Street. Our pleasant room overlooked the sea and the hotel's tropical gardens and swimming pools.Nice bar, restaurant and lounges. Excellent food and service.Huge stone... More

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Wisbech, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I go to this Hotel every year, very friendly staff that make us very welcome. We have been all over the world and this place is the best, it does not matter how many times we go we do not get tired of it. The food is excellent and very well presented. We love the view from... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister and I are just back from a 5 day trip with GB Tours, staying at the Ocean Hotel. We couldn't believe the view when we went into our room! Palm trees, swimming pool, beach and the Solent! And sun! We could have been anywhere! No wifi in rooms, just in main reception areas. Our room, dining room and... More

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East Cowes, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've taken tea a couple of times and a light lunch today in this hotel. The location is superb. A Channel view can be boring but here you benefit from the big ships anchoring Sandown Bay waiting for a favourable tide and glimpses of the rough water awaiting the unwary yacht transiting the south side of the Island. The hotel... More

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Guildford, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have just come back from a 3-day break at The Ocean. My husband and I enjoyed our stay very much. All the staff were very pleasant, the reception staff particularly helpful. We had a sea-facing room so I cannot comment on the street-facing rooms. Room large and airy. Water plumbing over the bath a bit slow but not really a... More

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6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here as part of a coach party. Lovely ground floor room with its own entrance to the pool area with palm trees just outside my room overlooking the beach. The food was excellent, lovely service in the restaurant and the room was cleaned to a high standard, See you again soon, thank you for a lovely stay,

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

his hotel is old but has character to it. The rooms are spacious and very clean. The food was fantastic and plenty of it. The menu had a variety of choices. The hotel either faced the sea of the street at the back. We were at the back and it was not a problem. The staff were very friendly and... More

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Stayed here for five days and we had a sea view from our room, just outside was the swimming pool. It's a salt water pool that is heated and was very clean to swim in, also there were showers to wash yourself down after your swim. Now for the room we stayed in this was a good size and had... More

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40 reviews 40 reviews
9 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

This was about the 5th time we have stayed at the Ocean and we were not disappointed. As others have said, the rooms are a little dated and could do away with the faded bed runner and cushion. However, the room was very clean as was the good sized en-suite. Also it had a large wardrobe and good sized dressing... More

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Additional Information about The Ocean Hotel

Address: Sandown PO36 8AB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Sandown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — The Ocean Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 96
Also Known As:
Ocean Hotel Sandown
The Ocean Hotel Sandown, Isle Of Wight

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