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The Woodvale

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   1 Princes Esplanade, Cowes PO31 8LE, England
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Ranked #6 of 29 Cowes B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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14 hotel reviews
232 helpful votes 232 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for 3 nights in late September, an ideal base to get anywhere on the island from. We stayed in Room 5, nice big comfortable bed, and 2 windows with an interesting view of the western Solent. As the windows are high up there's no privacy issue. Breakfasts are great and served between 7-9 am in the weeks and... More

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Me and my partner stayed here for a couple of nights following our wedding. Room 5 was nice and big, but no sea view which was a little disappointing as overlooked all the houses so had to make sure the blinds were always closed. Room was decorated lovely and was clean and bathroom was nice, but bed was very very... More

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West Midlands
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76 reviews 76 reviews
10 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This is a hotel with a full-blown pub bar downstairs - dog friendly and such lovely folk behind the bar. 4 real ales on tap, a good menu, a little pricey but the food is excellent and the views over the Solent have to add to the price. Having said a little pricey - be careful - the portions are... More

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Midhurst, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Very clean and friendly hotel staff could not do enough for us. Lovely room well presented and very clean. Great food with large choice and very good value. Good quiet position on seafront with sailing club near by.

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Stokesley, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

High quality, comfortable en-suite accommodation with great views across The Solent, competent, attentive and very helpful staff, excellent breakfasts and an attractive evening menu made this a very pleasant stay for my wife and myself for six nights in July. Highly recommended - the number one choice for us on the Island. Chris and Roy - North Yorkshire

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We were made welcome straight away even though we arrived early, we had a drink and food until the alotted time for the rooms to be available, this wasn't a problem for us due to being able to catch an earlier ferry. Good location, friendly staff, good food and clean accommodation, would stay there again.

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Seaford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Really good two nights at the Woodvale. Very clean modern room. Good food. Great breakfast in the lovely Solent room. Friendly efficient staff. Nice situation, not too busy and a short (brisk) walk along the seafront into Cowes centre.. Would recommend.

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Our first visit to the Island and there to watch the Round Island boat race. we could watch the yachts, just 5 mins after the start, from our bedroom and from the breakfast room. Just great. Our room was very clean and modern, The bar and outside eating area were more traditional in style with the excellent food always served... More

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Hamphsire, UK
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We visited for the IOW festival and stayed 3 nights. Had a nice lunch outside on the first day. Room appeared to have been recently refurbished and was very clean and comfortable. It was great to be able to wake up and look out across the Solent and then to have the same view while having the lovely cooked breakfast.... More

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Croydon, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We visited for a quiet weekend and were delighted by the standard and cleanliness of the room overlooking the Solent. The staff could not do more for you and from check in to check out we couldn't have been made more welcome. We had lunch outside on the decking overlooking the water each day and they offered a superb range... More

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Address: 1 Princes Esplanade, Cowes PO31 8LE, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Cowes
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Woodvale 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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