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    The Union Inn

    Watch House Lane, Cowes PO31 7QH, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent55%
    • Very good30%
    • Average12%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “the pub” (26 reviews)
    “pie” (6 reviews)
    “chowder” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Bar/Lounge
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 143 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This is a pub that our dog always tries to drag us into so gave it a go....had a half price offer on food which was excellent value. Burgers and chips were good, not so keen on the curry. Friendly atmosphere, would recommend for a...More

    Thank EmmieLou7
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We visited on a Monday when the half price offer was on. Absolutely brilliant food the pie was to die for and with the offer brilliant value. Just a couple of niggles member of staff had a child sitting at the bar and very often...More

    1  Thank Teddies25
    Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

    A very wet Cowes for Cowes week we were lucky to get a table for lunch,,, very packed what seemed to be a little pub but we discovered it was a tardis with loads more seating at the back,, Our food was brought in good...More

    Thank Paula A
    Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

    Great beer , great friendly staff , Had a Union burger all good apart from the roll was as dry as a nuns c#*%#h ! Wouldn't put me off coming here again for a beer and also good to see they were a winner of...More

    1  Thank guysreview
    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    Lovely room in a building of real character and charm. 10 seconds from the sea and all the attractions that Cowes has to offer. The breakfast was fantastic and service was great and very freindly . I will stay again next time.

    Thank npwk
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$88 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Isle of Wight >
    • Cowes
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    Bruce R
    13 March 2017|
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    Response from ianemac | Reviewed this property |
    At the seafront, a short walk from there.
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    Terry B
    7 January 2015|
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    Response from Olivia A | Property representative |
    Hello! Yes we are! There is a small charge for the extra cleaning as we have to be vigilant of future guests allergies. You can add your dog to your booking when you book on our website by choosig "pet stay" as an optional... More
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    "book for location not views"
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    "We stayed in room 5 and were happy."
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    "Quiet hotel, warm and airy."
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    "I stayed in Room 6 up in the eaves, loved it but I'm only 5'3" tall!"
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