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3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Gate Lane, Freshwater PO36 8AH, England
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Albion Hotel
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am just home from a four day break at the Albion. Where to start ? HUGE room with a HUGE bed and gloriously laundered bedding. HUGE bathroom with a power shower to die for and complimentary bathrobes. All good so far ! Food was perfect for me - I am a singleton, so to have my meals prepared and... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although I was only a 'Tavern' (the Albion's bar) patron rather than a hotel guest I must say that my visits were less than top-notch. The bar staff are, while pleasant, regularly off doing other things, making trips to reception to get someone to serve you quite regular. The choice of drinks is quite poor, with no local beers available.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

hotel and bedrooms reception good very quick with booking in,room and bath room large plenty of hot water during our stay.nice view over the bay dinning room very smart, tables well layed out .dinner and breakfast nicely served but very small during our stay we were never asked if we needed any sauces or additional items hotel in general needed... More

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything was 5 star except the dining experience. This was only 3. Breakfast, food wise, was fine. The usual help yourself cereals, juice and yogurts. It was nice to have slices of cold water melon on offer, very refreshing. What we couldn't get on with was the taped music selection. For a hotel that caters to visitors to the island,... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been to the Albion a number of times, always had a nice welcome. The rooms overlooking the sea (20mtrs away), are comfortable and well serviced. The price you see in newspapers is not what you pay that price is for inland/car park view. So phone first. Woul recommend.

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London, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

called in at the Albion on August Bank Holiday Sunday with a group of seven friends hoping for a beer and a Sunday lunch. They don't do food to non residents apparently! strange for such a large hotel in such a prominent position. The bar staff were also seemingly disinterested in our custom. A disappointment.

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adelaide, south australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Seafront rooms have fantastic views of Freshwater Bay. I booked a junior suite for the second year running. Following the damage done in the February storms, the rooms have been completely refurbished and look terrific. Breakfast is your average English but with other choices. Dinner is home cooking style and offers many choices. All staff are friendly and helpful. Unfortunately... More

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Slaidburn, Lancashire, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Sure, the paint is peeling, but get yourself inside to the friendly staff, great sized rooms and four piece bathrooms because, quite simple, you can't see the outside when you're inside. We booked this for a weekend away and we looked, we thought uh oh, then we got in, had a fantastic reception, went to our room nd saw a... More

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London, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
20 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Have just returned home having spent 3 nights at the Albion Hotel. Positives = Reception staff mainly good (one middle aged man not as friendly...hmm) dining room staff overworked but good. Room was clean, bathroom huge! Negatives = Unfortunately the room overlooked the car park.....bins emptied, cars revving, people talking etc. , staff appeared over worked, had to wait ages... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We will have been too this hotel 3 times this year come September. Great location. Always have sea view room with balcony. Food average, but very satisfying. Nice choice. Staff very friendly, especially Tory whom we have a good laugh with. She's very attentive and will do anything for you too make your stay comfortable. Only fault we had, was... More

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Additional Information about Albion Hotel

Address: Gate Lane, Freshwater PO36 8AH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Freshwater
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Albion Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 41
Also Known As:
Albion Hotel Freshwater
Albion Hotel Isle Of Wight/Freshwater

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