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Silvercraigs
Ranked #11 of 27 Douglas B&B and Inns
england
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Perfect place to stay...”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2012

Everybody who has reviewed Silvercraigs Hotel has said it all, this is the place to stay when you visit the Isle of Man. Do not bother reviewing anywhere else, stay here and in a sea view room if you can. This is the perfect place to stay :-)

Room Tip: Sea view if available
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  • Stayed July 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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7 Thank jill50England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 bubbles
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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St Helens, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2012

Only a short stay, but a great stay. The hotel is exactly as it "says on the can" some old, but perfectly serviceable, furniture in comfortable rooms. We had one of the smaller rooms at the rear of the hotel and it was more than adequate. The breakfast was superb. Having travelled far and wide over the years, this hotel produces one of the finest breakfasts I have ever had the privilege of eating! For customer service Sarah, the receptionist come bar server come everything, is outstanding. She has a permanent smile, great with the customers and is willing to help with information, knowledge or whatever she can.

Room Tip: Any, particularily as this hotel has a lift, very uncommon in the older and smaller hotels on the is...
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  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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5 Thank 12Vincent12
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2012

This was our second trip to Silvercraigs, our first one was Aug 2008 and we enjoyed it so much we always promised to come back! We are volunteers for a group of adults with learning disabilities (total group of 38). We were welcomed with soft drinks on arrival. The hotel and rooms were very clean and the food was exceptional. Two members of our party had birthdays during our stay and were presented with birthday cakes and a plate of pink angel delight (but that's a private story!!) The waiting on staff were very attentive and helpful.
Stuart and Diana couldnt do enough for us and our group, right from when we made our booking to during the week we stayed, they listened to our feedback and made changes when they were required, making for a holiday that everyone in the Tuesday Club group will remember for a long time. Im sure we will be back - again!

Room Tip: All very clean, sea view ones have a lovely outlook along the promenade at Douglas
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  • Stayed August 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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4 Thank DianeMR75
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Blackpool, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2012

Stayed at the Silvercraig Hotel for 8 days during the Manx Grand Prix 2012. On arrival we were greeted with a free drink from the bar and a cheery smile, which is nice. The room was clean and tidy with a reassuring smell of bleach in the bathroom. Their advert said the furniture was old etc, this was not really the case in our room as it was very pleasant. Breakfast was a daily treat with a good choice of menu all very well presented. As we booked late for the ManxGP this year, this was the only hotel we could find that had a vacancy. As it turned out it was like winning the lottery and we were delighted to have stayed there. If we return for the TT next year we shall be staying at the Silvercraig again. They even made us a free of charge packed lunch for the boat as we had to head home before breakfast. Fabulous!!!!

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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4 Thank Roy H
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Shurdington, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2012

when my husband and i arrived it was quite late in the evening and having gone from the airport to the hotel we were greeted with a warm and friendly smile, the room was clean and airy and the view was great, when we got up in the morning for breakfast we were treated to a good choice of menu to choose from and no rush to get you out the way, it was also a child friendly place as well. there was not any restrictions on when you could come and go, which was great if you came back early from your day out you could come and go as you pleased with no hassle, i would well recommend to anyone.this is a lovely hotel,

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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4 Thank Lin B
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2012

A small family run hotel where stiart the owner on arrival offered us complimentary drinks. We had our 10 year old child staying with us whom he introduced to daughter a cute girl who had loads to say plyed so tunes on the keyboard for us durong our stay. In short we were made feel like part of the family from the moment we got there
Everything about the place felt warm friendly clean and comfortable. We were asked when we booked if we minded being addressed by our first names when we said we were happy with that for the duration of our stay we were addressed that way which i think added to the warmth of the whole experience. Next time i visit the isle of man booking the silvercraigs for accomadation will be my first step

  • Stayed August 2012
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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3 Thank trehymike
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Fethard
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14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2012

My Husband, son aged 9 and I stayed with Stuart and Diana for 3 nights and we had a wonderful time.The hotel is a little over 5 minutes from the port in Douglas on Queens Promenade, so there is a great view of the sea. Great transport facilities right outside the hotel, buses, horse tram and the electric train to Ramsey is only a short distance from the hotel. There are quite a few restaurants and pubs nearby and the hotel also serves drinks after 9pm in the large comfortable sitting room.Complimentary drinks on arrival.We found everyone really friendly and helpful. We stayed in room 23 on the 2nd floor. Unfortunately the lift had broken down a short time before our arrival but Stuart kindly helped us with our suitcases.The room was very large with ensuite facilities. The beds were the most comfortable beds with memory foam mattresses.Breakfast was a feast with a vast array of choices for everyone.My son is a very fussy eater and he loved the scrambled eggs and apple juice. Thank you to the breakfast team. We were leaving the hotel at 5.30am for an early ferry so Diana arranged a packed breakfast for us to collect the night before departure. We felt very welcome , safe and secure in Silvercraigs and we will definitely stay here again. Stuart and Diana run a great hotel with the help of Sarah(receptionist). We would highly recommend this child friendly Hotel for your holidays on the Isle of Man

Room Tip: you need to book well in advance to get a seaview room.
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  • Stayed August 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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3 Thank cathytrehy
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Silvercraigs, Owner at Silvercraigs, responded to this review, August 28, 2012
We enjoyed having this family stay with us. It is very encouraging to have our guests enjoy their stay at Silvercraigs and to plan to come back to stay with us in the future! Our lift is very reliable and it is of great benefit to our guests. Our lift maintenance work is regularly performed at times when our guests are not inconvenienced. On this occasion we did have to take the lift out of service for a number of days to complete some maintenance work. During this time we had notices up on all the floors stating that the lift was out of service for maintenance work but that it could temporarily be put back into service for anyone who could not manage without it.
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Additional Information about Silvercraigs

Property: Silvercraigs
Address: 27 Palace Terrace, Queens Promenade, Douglas IM2 4NF
Location: United Kingdom > Isle of Man > Douglas
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #11 of 27 B&Bs / Inns in Douglas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 28
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
* PRIME LOCATION ON THE BEACH NEAR THE PALACE HOTEL * AMONG DOUGLAS PROMENADE BEST VALUE GUEST HOUSES/ B&Bs * LIFT, FREE WIFI, FREE STREET PARKING * MEMORY FOAM MATTRESSES * 100% GUEST SATISFACTION POLICY FROM ARRIVAL ... more   less 
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