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Athol House

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Manchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

The room is quite big and warm. We can see the sea through the window!The hotel is close to the street where food and shops can be found. Also not far from the steam train station and sea terminal. It should be a nice choice for a group of friends to spend a holiday~

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S C, General Manager at Athol House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. We also love our location as we are very central. More 

Hyde, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

Lovely friendly staff , very clean and comfortable , rooms cleaned towels changed daily , had a lovely few days stayed on the rock visiting family , would definatley stay here again ,didn't put us off being on the top floor either was nice and quiet .thank you

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S C, General Manager at Athol House, responded to this review

Thank you Samantha for your positive comments - we are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us so much. We have a Victorian building set over three floors and we do not have a lift we always try to place guests on the lowest available floor if requested. More 

Wigan, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

I was only in the Island for one night and needed comfortable and convenient accommodation not too far from the Sea ~Terminal and convenient for the centre of Douglas. Athol House met my needs in every way with clean and comfortable accommodation and a great welcome from the management. I would certainly stay there again.

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S C, General Manager at Athol House, responded to this review

We are so pleased your stay was a great one - we look forward to welcoming you back soon. More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

So. I look up bed and breakfast hotels - because I wanted bed AND breakfast, up comes Athol House 'a family run bed and breakfast', I go to the price and availability page and it sends me to Booking.com in the description it says 'a home cooked breakfast is served each morning...' - this looks fine, just what I want,... More 

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S C, General Manager at Athol House, responded to this review

We would like to invite anyone reading this review to view our listing on Booking.com where they will clearly see breakfast is listed as £7.50 extra. It is right next to the button you click to "book" the room in large black lettering so not a secret at all!!!! We feel it is a shame the lady was confused by... More 

Dunstable, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016

The Athol House is lovely, set in an old period building. The rooms are spotlessly clean and the host Ashley is fantastic! She is very friendly and efficient, the service is 110%. I have been staying at the Athol for several nights a month or more since Nov 2015 and I receive a fantastic warm welcome on every arrival!

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3 Thank Suzanne P
S C, General Manager at Athol House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. We love what we do and we are glad it shows. More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

The property is old but unusually well-kept. My single room was smallish but spotlessly clean with a good-sized bathroom, huge fluffy towel and very comfortable bed. The host Ashley (I hope I have her spelling correct) was charming and very helpful. Didn't have time for breakfast. Very close to promenade and shops. For my overnighter purposes, it was perfect.

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S C, General Manager at Athol House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments - we are happy you enjoyed your stay with us so much Kind Regards, Shirley (Proprietor) More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

The proprietor (Gloria) was friendly, welcoming and helpful, the location is not far from the promenade and ferry terminal, which makes it convenient for those arriving on the ferry. On the downside though: The location makes parking a little difficult, with 2 or 4 hours parking restrictions around the area. Also, there's no "do not disturb sign" so room was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

We're so lucky we booked this place. Most B&B owners would turn their nose up at a group of 11 guys (Young and Old) who were on a stag do. But we were welcomed with open arms, given a late check-out and the breakfast was delicious. Great little place, with a lovely owner. Fantastic location 30 seconds back from the... More 

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Beverley, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015 via mobile

Our stay was reasonably enjoyable however our room was at the top of the house we counted 62 steps and no lift it was not for the faint hearted especially carrying suitcase. The beds were comfortable and clean but the bathroom was not serviced at all and I made our own beds. There was plenty of tea coffee and milks... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

Athol House would be better described as a Boarding House rather than an hotel, but don't let that put you off. It's almost in the middle of the promenade, so about a 15 minute stroll to either end. One way to the electric train terminal, the other to the ferry and steam train terminals. The hotel is a bit old... More 

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
GreenLeadersSilver level
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A clean, comfortable Guest house ideally situated in central Douglas opposite the Villa Marina complex and Gardens. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Athol House

Address: 3 Sherwood Terrace, Douglas IM2 4EN
Location: United Kingdom > Isle of Man > Douglas
Price Range: $76 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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