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Yelf's Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   54 Union Street, Ryde PO33 2LG, England
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Ranked #3 of 5 Hotels in Ryde
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
caznjamie Chislehurst, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Chislehurst, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We ate here last night and the food was fab, portions are generous and tasty food. It was a bit quiet but we understand it's out of season. The staff were very friendly and happy to help. The food is very good value money, I wish I had room for 3 courses! We would visit again for sure.

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Swindon
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We're just married and spent part of our honeymoon at Yelfs. We couldn't have made a better choice. We know the Island quite well and love visting there but had not stayed at Yelfs before. Our en-siute bedroom was immaculate and the service at the hotel was impeccable. Yelfs is in a perfect location, close to the bus & train... More

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The decor is dated but is what you'd expect for the price and location. We found it to be good value and the young staff were very enthusiastic and helpful. Parking across the road was very useful and the room was more than adequate. The hotel is centrally situated and the bar and restaurant are pleasant.

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yelf's is a Victorian hotel in the somewhat tired town of Ryde. In fact it's the only 'proper' hotel in Ryde open for bookings to the general public. Like all hotels Yelf's has its good points, but best not to expect too much at the room price. The staff are friendly and helpful. The downsides are mainly small things like... More

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked a table of 15 at yelfs for my nephews birthday In the reading room through Sarah and Harriet , the service from the staff and the booking was dealt with amazingly they even decorated the table for us, we all had different meals and all were delicious and freshly cooked we would always recommend yelfs to any one... More

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Sandown, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you intend to holiday on the Isle of Wight and intend to stay or visit here then be prepared for the shutters on the bar to be pulled down into your drinks ant 1105pm! The bar staff in this respect are rude and confrontational. This is a regular occurrence. Not a great end to a holiday or night out.... More

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YelfsHotel, Manager at Yelf's Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and please accept my apologies for the way in which you were treated by a previous member of our staff. This is not a regular occurrence and although our bar shutters do need to be closed after the bar has closed, guests should be asked to relocate onto the sofas or at a table in... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for lunch on the fly with two friends at around 1:30. Roughly 5 other tables in there having drinks so we thought we'd get our food relatively quick; 35 minutes later 2 butterfly garlic chicken and a chicken curry arrived. All the meals looked very dated (much like the decor!) and tasted very mediocre. Service from the team... More

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YelfsHotel, Manager at Yelf's Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review you dining experience at Yelfs Hotel. As I take all reviews very seriously I have looked into the details of the day and time you dined here. Sundays are very busy and as you were sat in the garden area, I don't think you would have seen the additional 22 guests who were... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and two friends met up with eight other friends already drinking at the bar. We ordered drinks and they called 'last orders' at 10:58pm. As we sat at the bar chatting, the girl behind the bar pulled the grills down! As we sat there. But on not pulling them fully down, she did not call 'time', and then got... More

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YelfsHotel, Manager at Yelf's Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I take every comment made on this site very seriously and would like to take this opportunity to assure you that it is not and never has been our policy to close the shutters down on guests whilst they are seated at the bar. Obviously the security screens do need to be closed so that... More

Cardiff, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked in here last minute and how I wish we had stayed in our tent even with the rain - a twin room charged at £110 was a complete rip of for starters, you can stay in the Celtic Manor for not much more !!! Paint peeling off the bathroom ceiling, a shower you have to adjust for 20... More

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YelfsHotel, Manager at Yelf's Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review your stay at Yelfs. We take all our reviews very seriously. I am very sorry that the room you stayed in was not up to our usual standard of cleanliness and that the maintenance of the bathroom was also sub standard. We have already addressed the issues you raised and I am thankful... More

Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had our whole wedding day at yelfs last Sunday, with one of their £1000 packages and we can't recommend them enough. The staff were friendly, helpful and generally cared about us and our day. Apart from the rain for the photos (in august, bloody weather) if was a truly perfect day, If you are looking for a venue look... More

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Address: 54 Union Street, Ryde PO33 2LG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Ryde
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Yelf's Hotel 3*
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Yelf's Hotel Ryde, Isle Of Wight

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