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The Swiss Cottage Shanklin

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  • Excellent91%
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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Very comfortable atmosphere. Christine produced excellent breakfasts and evening meals. Hotel kept very clean throughout, room was good with all the necessary facilities. Evenings in the lounge - and bar - generally with either Christine or Keith were really entertaining and no-one could fail to...More

Thank ianrenshaw
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 9 August 2017

Thanks Ian & Beryl for a great review and what a great week we had. Already had two other great reviews for that week from the Pewseys and Smiths, who also made the week a memorable one! Cheers for now Keith, Chris

Reviewed 7 August 2017

Thank you Keith, Christine and Lucy for a lovely stay. On arrival, we were shown the breakfast room and up to our bedroom. Beautifully clean room and well stocked tea tray with teabags, coffee, latte, cappuccino & hot chocolate sachets and biscuits which were replenished...More

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Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 8 August 2017

To Dear Sam & Pat Thankyou for being lovely guests and for writing a great review. We have always aimed to assist all our guests to their own personal needs and no problem with your soya milk! Thankyou also for booking next year whilst you...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017

Friendly and clean quiet location, excellent food we had evening meal as well. Christine and Keith looked after us very well would recommend very highly. Ideal location a few minutes walk to the sea front.

Thank Robert F
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 8 August 2017

Hi June & Robert Thank you for a delightful 2 week break with us. We do hope you enjoy your forthcoming train journeys and we look forward to seeing you again. Kind Regards Keith & Christine

Reviewed 4 August 2017

Christine and Keith could not have been better hosts, nothing was too much trouble for them. Excellent accommodation, delicious food, we thoroughly enjoyed our week stay with them in June this year. We have stayed in five star hotels that could learn a lot from...More

Thank Jim'll
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 8 August 2017

To Frank & Sandra Thank you for your lovely review and for comparing us to a five star hotel. We do try to make all our guests welcome and fit the rooms out to a very high standard. We wish you well and hope you...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017

Our second stay, we enjoyed the first stay so much we came back for 2 weeks this year. Keith and Christine make you welcome from the moment you arrive until you leave, creating a warm friendly atmosphere. The rooms are clean nicely furnished reflecting many...More

Thank nigeldoran
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 8 August 2017

To dear Nigel & Sharon Thanks for coming back all the way from Ontario, Canada. We must be doing something right for you to come back for your 2 week holiday in the UK. All the very best and look forward to seeing you again,...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
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Details
Price range
US$33 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in Shanklin
#1 Best Value Hotel in Shanklin
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Shanklin
#2 Luxury Hotel in Shanklin
#6 Romantic Hotel in Shanklin
#10 Family Hotel in Shanklin
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$33 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in Shanklin
#1 Best Value Hotel in Shanklin
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Shanklin
#2 Luxury Hotel in Shanklin
#6 Romantic 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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Room Tips
"Although our rooms were facing the road, it was very quiet and were not disturbed by traffic"
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"All rooms are good and there are 2 on the ground floor if you can't manage stairs."
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"All rooms are quiet, all amenities are within walking distance"
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"Only saw our room."
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