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The Castle Villa by the Sea

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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good20%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Beachfront
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4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 23 January 2013

Unfortunately our 3 day stay at the Castle Villa by the Sea was actually 3 days too long. The apartment is not actually by the sea and you can't even see the water until you walk over the hill. It definitely was not up to...More

10  Thank frankyt45
Response from willywagtail, Owner at The Castle Villa by the SeaResponded 27 January 2013

We read this review with slight amazement wondering what so disturbed these people to the point that they needed to rate The Castle as “terrible” and mark us 1 out a possible 5. Was it that the sea could not be seen from their tree...More

Reviewed 22 January 2013

The Castle is a little haven of peace and quiet in Cowes, with a real old-style charm that is hard to find these days and a warm welcome from hosts Jenni and Harley. This is no modern corporate hotel, so if that's what you're after...More

Thank MW_AND
Response from willywagtail, Owner at The Castle Villa by the SeaResponded 27 January 2013

Thank you for taking the time to submit your lovely review - it certainly gives us heart

Reviewed 20 January 2013

We stayed in the Castle suite. We loved the elegant style of the room. The balcony overlooking the stunning gardens was indulgently relaxing. The separate lounge was perfect for our toddler. The owners were very friendly and offered us very accurate advice on the best...More

1  Thank Elisabeth F
Response from willywagtail, Owner at The Castle Villa by the SeaResponded 28 January 2013

Thank You for your nice words, it is very heartening to receive nice reviews It was nice you saw the garden in it's prime, unfortunatly it only lasts for about 3 months We look Forward to your return Jenni & Harley

Reviewed 19 January 2013

Ours was a very small room in B &B style accommodation without the single sized bed (with a queen bed) as stated, or airconditioning (only a fan). We were later helped with a single mattress that just fitted on the floor but blocked the doorway....More

6  Thank Con b
Response from willywagtail, Owner at The Castle Villa by the SeaResponded 27 January 2013

The main thrust of this ladies complaint, in brief, is that there was only a Queen size bed in the room and it wasn’t a luxury apartment Our web site describes the room in which she booked as follows: Double bedroom leads from a sunroom...More

Reviewed 9 January 2013

We stayed three nights at The Terrace Suite. We thought it is superb little place run by a lovely, friendly, helpful couple. The Terrace Suite had everything you'd find in a 4-5 star hotel and are immaculate when it comes to cleanliness. The kids stayed...More

Thank HK_John
Response from willywagtail, Owner at The Castle Villa by the SeaResponded 27 January 2013

Thank you for your comments - we are so glad you and your family had a lovely stay

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Price range
US$122 - US$257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Cowes
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Cowes
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$122 - US$257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Cowes
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Cowes
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Garden Villa is Very peaceful"
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"My partner and I stayed in the suite which was very nice and romantic."
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"Ask for a suite that looks over the beautiful garden"
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