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    Melbourne - Ardenlea Hotel

    4-6 Queens Road, Shanklin PO37 6AN, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent26%
    • Very good23%
    • Average19%
    • Poor13%
    • Terrible19%
    Travellers talk about
    “pool towels” (5 reviews)
    “old village” (18 reviews)
    “lovely hotel” (15 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 439 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    1. Car Park - 12 tarmac places for 50 bedrooms. The ‘overflow’ car park is approached over a broken, running culvert and around a pile of builder’s rubble. The anti slip matting is torn and sticking up in places, I saw people trip over it....More

    1  Thank Don C
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    We had 2 nights here.the whole place is suck in the seventys.even the advacardo bath suite.the shower was the best part of the whole experience. We booked it because of the pool but that was not in use due to health and safety. So if...More

    1  Thank brian l
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Yes it's a little bit tatty but that's why it's so cheap! but well worth the value. Every staff member was very helpful and professional. Especially The blond reception lady and The Spanish waitress. The breakfast was consistently good. Plenty of cereal and toast on...More

    Thank 123 L
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This hotel is in a general state of disrepair and has not seen a paint brush for a number of years.We were unable to get any hot water and went back to the old days and boiled a kettle to wash at the sink we...More

    3  Thank KENNETH F
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    My sister and I had the misfortune to stay at this hotel recently. How it has managed 3 stars astounds me! On arrival it is evident that the fabric of the place has not seen any maintenance in quite a while - badly chipped paintwork,...More

    1  Thank Karen L
    Chewton Glen Hotel & Spa
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$52 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #19 On the Beach Hotel in Shanklin
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 50
    • Reservation Options
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
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    • Isle of Wight >
    • Shanklin
    • Also Known As
    • Melbourne - Ardenlea Hotel Shanklin, Isle Of Wight ,
    • Melbourne Ardenlea Shanklin
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    bibi g
    21 August 2017|
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    Response from Tracy D | Reviewed this property |
    Contact the hotel direct
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    patrickmelaniep
    15 August 2017|
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    Response from reservations575 | Property representative |
    Good Afternoon The front doors are locked at midnight but on your room key there is a key to the front door, so you would be able to access the hotel at any time. Kind regards
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    65pamelaj
    9 July 2017|
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    Response from Bristol_boy83 | Reviewed this property |
    Would echo what Alan said 100%
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    "Noise coming from rear of hotel until small hours of the morning. Kids screaming."
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