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The Swiss Cottage Shanklin

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewschristine keithb bisle of wightlittle extrassewing kiteverything you could possibly needenjoyable weekclose to shopsother guestslovely guesthouseexcellent hostsrelaxing holidaymany thanksenjoyed our staygreat place to stayguest housechoice of cereals
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Reviewed 20 October 2014

We are sisters who spent a wonderful week at The Swiss Cottage. We were amazed at the quality of the accommodation and all that was provided in the room. The warmth and friendliness of Christine and Keith radiated out to all the guests and this,...More

Thank Marian B
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 9 November 2014

Thanks Ladies for being one of our last great & best reviews for this year. See you again next year when we will continue to be your No 1 Choice! Happy Xmas XX

Reviewed 19 October 2014

We had a wonderful stay at the Swiss Cottage. The location was perfect, near the beach and the Old Village. Keith and Christine were lovely hosts who really made you feel at home, and the service was excellent. The room was very nice, clean and...More

Thank Susanne D
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 22 October 2014

Hi Suzanne Thank you for your taking the time to write such a wonderful review of your stay with us in September. So pleased that we were able to accommodate all of your needs and that you enjoyed our breakfasts and evening meals. We look...More

Reviewed 26 September 2014

What another wonderful week I have just experienced at Swiss Cottage! After my first exceptional visit in June, I couldn't wait to go back for more. Keith and Chris are the most friendly, courteous and helpful hosts. Once again the room was spotlessly clean and...More

Thank PAT W
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 12 October 2014

To Dear Pat You are starting to feel like one of the family the amount of time you spend with us! Obviously its just perfect for you and pleased to have you stay. See you in June for another few fun packed weeks. Happy Xmas...More

Reviewed 25 September 2014

My sister Dorothy and I spent a really enjoyable week at Swiss Cottage during July. Our hosts Christine and Keith, not forgetting Tansy, were very friendly, yet most professional, and made us feel most welcome. The accommodation could not be faulted, with many extras not...More

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Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 12 October 2014

Thanks Madeline & Dorothy for writing a lovely review on us. We are pleased to see that you feel we are the Best place to stay in Shanklin, we believe we are so do the other 200 guests agree with you. Take care and hope...More

Reviewed 22 September 2014

We had a lovely weeks stay in July. Our first time back in the IOW for 19 years. Keith and Christine were excellent hosts providing superb, friendly service. The room was comfortable and spotlessly clean and the attention to detail would be hard to find...More

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Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 23 September 2014

Morning Peter & Glenys Like everything, you like taking your time in writing this lovely review and waiting to come to the Island after 19 years! Dont wait to come back to see us that long next time! Much appreciated comments, great guests, great company...More

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Restaurant
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Details
Price range
US$35 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in Shanklin
#1 Best Value Hotel in Shanklin
#3 Luxury Hotel in Shanklin
#6 Romantic Hotel in Shanklin
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Shanklin
#10 Family Hotel in Shanklin
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$35 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in Shanklin
#1 Best Value Hotel in Shanklin
#3 Luxury Hotel in Shanklin
#6 Romantic Hotel in Shanklin
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Shanklin
#10 Family Hotel in Shanklin
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Betty S
4 October 2015|
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Response from KeithBeckett | Property representative |
Hi Betty Thank you for your question with us at The Swiss Cottage. I am pleased to say we have had many great reviews since joining the site 4 years ago and are one of the top places to stay on the Island for affordable... More
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Leon R
15 July 2014|
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Response from KeithBeckett | Property representative |
Hi Leon & Patricia Thanks for the call and this email to which I will reply personally to your private email address But we are pleased that we managed to fit you in next week regardless of the one imature and unfounded... More
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