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The Boat House

4.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Springvale Road, Seaview PO34 5AW , England
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Ranked #2 of 4 Seaview B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

While on holiday at the Isle of Wight, we took a lovely walk from Seaview to Ryde and came across this lovely looking place. We decided to pop in for a drink and were shocked at the cost! £10.10 for a pint of lager and a cider was a bit extortionate in my opinion, but we handed over the money... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great location - right on the beach - not far from the ferry terminal (10 min by car). Very nice, clean and comfortable rooms. The pub serves fantastic food (and drinks...). Seaview is a very picturesque village. Take a stroll along the beach at low tide - highly recommended.

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Kelowna, Canada
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155 reviews 155 reviews
64 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We wanted to see the Isle of Wight and didn't want to constantly keep changing hotels This one met our wishes from cleanliness, to views of Portsmouth across the Solent from our window, to a superb restaurant with a varied menu and delicious, full English breakfasts. There was ample off-road parking which can be a challenge in some English hotels.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Visited the boathouse for a meal twice; both times the food was great, especially the beer battered fish and the desserts! We hadn't booked Sunday lunchtime and were lucky to get a small table, but service was still good. Nice surroundings with a lovely view over the bay. Staff were very polite and efficient, and were very helpful with regards... More

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Dorset
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283 reviews 283 reviews
54 hotel reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Went to the Boat House on the recommendation of the staff at the sister pub The Fishbourne (the other two are the original New Inn in Shalfleet and Stag at Newport). It has a great location overlooking the beach and the Solent. It offers gastro pub dining and a nice smart interior. The car park is limited. Well worth a... More

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High wycombe
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57 reviews 57 reviews
19 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014 via mobile

Right by the beach and the park, great views and luckily for us lots of sun on the dog friendly patio. Part of a group of 4 pubs on the Isle of Wight. All are good but share the same menu, maybe a different menu in different locations would be good to encourage repeat business? We were well looked after... More

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Isle of wight
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18 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We went for an anniversary meal. We go to the Boat House every now and then for a pre Xmas meal/take visitng friends etc...as it has always been quite impressive. Not so now. We both felt now that the menu is not as extensive or interesting as it used to be, and getting quite pricey for what you get...£13.95 for... More

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Poole, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
5 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

We went to The Boat House on a glorious sunny day.The views are splendid and Dads army looked after the grandaughter.The welcome inside was very warm and the food order arrived promplty. We were all pleased with our food and I would recommend the steak baguette. The barman was most courteous and had the wierdest beard I have ever seen.So... More

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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74 reviews 74 reviews
17 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014 via mobile

We went to The Boat House today for lunch with friends staying with us from Yorkshire It's a fabulous location and we went over on the Hovercraft from Southsea. The food was good. We had mushroom risotto with chicken, a steak, gammon sandwich and a fish pie. Everybody was happy. As the food was delivered to the table we asked... More

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London, United Kingdom
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14 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed a delicious supper, well cooked, served by excellent staff in charming surroundings. A miserable storm ridden night was transformed. We enjoyed our supper even more as it was on a 2 for the price of 1. Definitely will return.

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Address: Springvale Road, Seaview PO34 5AW , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Seaview
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Boat House 4*
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