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The Ocean Hotel

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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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Leicester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

I and 8 members of my family stayed for 4 nights over Xmas, age range of my party was 23 to 79 and everyone had a great Xmas. The dacour is a bit tired but the food and friendly staff more than made up for that. Only regret was going with Sherings, but we will be going again with BG... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Our first time at The Ocean Hotel and we really cannot fault it, we will definitely stay there again! The staff are great, very helpful, our room was clean and the view over the bay was a very pleasant surprise! Travelled with a Shearing's coach party, and although I've been on several before, this is by far the best hotel... More 

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Easington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

we had a 350 mile journey and were re-visiting the island,we were certainly not disappointed the hotel was excellent,good food and entertainment.the staff were very friendly and helpful. when we go back we will difinitley stay here again.

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Somerset
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23 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

This is was the first time we had stayed at The Ocean Hotel and while I can't really fault it, I'm not sure I'd stay there again. The staff were wonderful, the hotel was clean and the views from our seafront room were superb. It just wasn't really my cup of tea. Each to their own, but it was a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

just returned from Tinsel and Turkey trip with GB tours the ocean hotel made us so welcome ,our room over looked the sea and was of a fair size with tea coffee facilities .Food excellent so much choice plenty choice for vegetarians always served hot and good service by Vanessa.Christmas dinner was so good entertainment every evening plenty of laughs... More 

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We stayed at The Ocean Hotel in Sandown at the end of July-Aug 2014 for two glorious weeks. Absolutley fabulous holiday, everyone and i mean everyone does everything in their power to ensure your stay is as enjoyable and comfortable as possible., we have never stayed in a hotel before that oozes so much character and charm. The Ocean Hotel... More 

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Corralejo
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

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
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

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
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

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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Wirral
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

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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