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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here for a night after being fogged in on the island. The room for two was huge, fantastic view with an indoor balcony overlooking a Coi pond. The bathroom was lovely with a bath as well as shower available. The room could have fitted a family. Staff pleasant and the 24 hour bar helped a lot. We usually...

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Douglas, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My sister and I stayed for one night, a Saturday, early January. We were on the Dinner, Bed and Breakfast deal. Our room was very comfortable and clean. The staff were all super helpful and accommodated any requests we made, making our stay very enjoyable. A special shout out and thanks to the Barmen, Tony, and staff who brought our...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

My colleagues and I stayed here while in the area on business. Check in was fine and all the staff were very helpful. We got to our rooms and the initial impact was good. We had atrium rooms that had balconies, which was a first for me. The rooms had sufficient facilities, but the bathroom was another story. Tired with...

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Coventry, Warwickshire
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for two nights on a business trip. No major faults with the hotel but it could do with a lick of paint and some redecoration especially in the Harbour Lights dinner room and the Harris breakfast room. The bed was very comfy and room was large overlooking the atrium. The TV is placed at an odd angle...

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Louth, Lincolnshire, England
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for 6 nights in the summer, we went by ferry, & literally from getting off the ferry to getting parked at the hotel took about 10 minutes. Check in efficient & friendly, our room was ready so we were able to unpack straight away, the hallways have seen better times, but when we stepped into our room we...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were going to an evening wedding reception on New Year's Eve at The Sefton and thought it would be a good idea to stay overnight. We arrived at about 5.00pm and whilst the receptionist acknowledged us - "checking in?" - the greeting was less than warm and welcoming. Maybe she was fed up with revellers and people having a...

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Thank viajegrande
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In fairness to the reader I had my wedding reception in this hotel 15 years ago and then it was a spectacularly wonderful hotel. It still has a lovely atrium - particularly if you can get one of the rooms overlooking it. However the other rooms (and the one we had which did overlook the atrium but from an odd...

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Thank Robert P
Isle of Man, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to treat ourselves and booked the Sefton Harbour Lights restaurant for Christmas Day lunch. We were not disappointed. From the minute we walked in the staff attended to our every need in a friendly, non obtrusive way. The starters of lobster and King prawn cocktail and warm duck salad were very tasty, so many prawns! We all had...

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for few days for a pre-xmas break as I stayed here a few years ago on business and always wanted to go back. I had a little trepidation after booking and then reading recent reviews on here. Thankfully, I had no qualms after all as the suite (room 110) was clean and comfortable. The buffet breakfasts were...

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Thank RFdemon
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

I work regularly with our engineers in the IOM and we went out for a meal to celebrate Christmas and all the hard work done in 2016. What a lovely hotel! Have visited the hotel before and admired the fantastic atrium and can now heartily recommend after staying here. The rooms are in my opinion top quality and the bed...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Sir Norman's
Sir Norman's
Cuisines: Bar, British, Healthy
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
he 4-star Sefton Hotel is located in Douglas on the beachfront. It boasts a unique indoor water garden and eateries. The rooms at the Sefton feature flat-screen TVs, free WiFi and some rooms have views of Douglas Bay and the water garden. There are also luxury 5-star suites, complete with hot tubs, iPod docking stations and their own kitchenette. Enjoy a light bite, main meal or dessert in the themed Sir Norman's Bar and enjoy its extensive selection of wines and local ales. A more fine dining experience can be had in the Harbour Lights at The Sefton. The Sefton Hotel also boasts a tranquil pool and a library where guests can relax with a drink or a book. The Atrium Water Garden provides a stunning backdrop to enjoy a drink. The ferry port is a 10-minute walk away. Parking is available onsite, nominal parking charges apply. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sefton Hotel

Address: Harris Promenade, Douglas IM1 2RW
Region: United Kingdom > Isle of Man > Douglas
Price Range: £71 - £212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sefton Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 78
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Also Known As:
Sefton Hotel Douglas
Sefton Hotel Isle Of Man/Douglas
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Douglas
#6 Business Hotel in Douglas
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“Ask for Atrium rooms”
 of 5 bubbles robertpO1330LN, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Object in the strongest terms if put in a dismal dowdy room”
 of 5 bubbles 1777NT, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Junior suites improve the ambience but can't take away the staid nature of the decor”
 of 5 bubbles Lpspeshmad, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room that has a view of the Atrium, sea, back of hotel or even the sky! Not the internal enclosed courtyard!”
 of 5 bubbles pchomehelpsomerset, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I would highly recommend a sea front room so you can get a breeze, on my first visit i was in an interior room and it was extremely warm.”
 of 5 bubbles TonyR612, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
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