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Bridgend, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was on a coach trip staying at the Royal Pier Hotel Sandown between 25th and 28th November 2016. The coach trip was OK but the long weekend was made by the hotel. From the moment of arrival until our departure the staff were helpfull and freindly. My room didn't have the best view (Then I don't sit in and... More 

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Maesteg, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Visited this excellent hotel many times but this is the first time I stayed there, and if all goes well I will stay again next year. A warm hotel with friendly staff who were cheerful and welcoming. Food very nice and hot which was served by just 1 waiter and 1 waitress, ie Will and Debbie. They were very helpful... More 

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Maesteg, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

the hotel was very clean and the staff were very nice and the food was very hot and tasty we really enjoyed our selves .we go to the isle wight every year and i would recommend this hotel to anyone good views over the sea .

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived Friday evening after booking a single room for granny and family room for my wife, myself and our 10 year old son. Really friendly staff with a warm welcome and smiles all around. Horrific storm meant our sea facing room was very noisy with the wind but this couldn't be helped. Breakfast was served from a basic choice... More 

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Thank 2013Monkeyboy
June_OReilly, Manager at Royal Pier Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind and positive review. We are in an enviable position opposite the sea and on Sandown seafront. Unfortunately we do not have any control over the weather but we are pleased to see it did not spoil your stay with us. We look forward to seeing you again maybe next summer. More 

Liverpool
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37 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel was booked as a last minute option due to being let down by another hotel. The staff were very helpful when we called and the location is fabulous which is why it has been given 2 stars. It is right by the pier and beach and close to restaurants and bars. We were there when there was a... More 

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June_OReilly, Manager at Royal Pier Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are sorry you did not enjoy your stay with us. As with any busy hotel, the refurbishment is always on going and at present we are still working on upgrading all the bathrooms before refurbishing the rooms. We are surprised about your comments about the staff as you will... More 

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Eastwood, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

This was me and my daughters first trip to the Isle of Wight. We had a lovely time at this hotel. The staff were very welcoming. Food was excellent,plenty of choice. Room was very clean .Plenty to do each day. We really enjoyed the 2 day trips touring the island. Our driver Graham was a gem,very knowledgable and friendly. Although... More 

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Thank 139Vicky
June_OReilly, Manager at Royal Pier Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are pleased to see your enjoyed your time with us and your visit to the Isle of Wight. As mentioned, we do feel we offer good value for money. We hope to see you again. More 

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38 reviews
22 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed last week with two friends and we had a great time. The staff remembered us and greeted us as friends which was lovely. Our room 6 is a family room with a double bed and twin beds which for 3 of us was ideal. It is a large room with plenty of space together with a more than adequate... More 

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Thank Heather B
June_OReilly, Manager at Royal Pier Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Heather. Thank you once again for taking the time to write your Review. You always find something different to mention every time you visit us, and it is truly lovely that you visit several times a year. I will pass on your thanks to Marie. We are pleased that you enjoyed the entertainment which was this time, was held... More 

Leek, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 15 October 2016

The hotel was always spotless the staff always happy and helpful the choice of food was always very good. Sandowne has a lovely prom to walk along the view from the front of the hotel is beautiful looking out to sea at the boats moored up at night waiting to go into port

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June_OReilly, Manager at Royal Pier Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for writing your review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. As previously mentioned staff in all areas of the Hotel work hard to make sure your stay is enjoyable including Housekeeping and Kitchen which you have so kindly mentioned. We do overlook Sandown Bay which truly is an enviable location. More 

Haydock, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 15 October 2016

Just got back after 5 day coach trip, Hotel in good location, food lovely, plenty of choice and hot. Bed was comfy and clean. Shower was a disappointment to small, and sink in the room, but only 4nights so managed. My only comment is that we had a sea view this was great but no table and chairs to sit... More 

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Thank lynne t
June_OReilly, Manager at Royal Pier Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We take on board your constructive comments . There are very few rooms that do have basins in the rooms and most have been recently been replaced, but we are not able to change that. Thank you once again. More 

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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Hotel was very good. Staff were excellent. The manger Julie was very welcoming. Food was of a very good standard. The hotel is very tired but with all the good points would recommend. We went with just go holidays and felt it was very good value.

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June_OReilly, Manager at Royal Pier Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your great review. All our staff work hard to make sure everyone enjoys their stay with us and it was nice to read that you felt the same. We do feel that we offer good value for money and thank you for confirming that. More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Royal Pier Hotel, originally built by the Victorians for Princess Beatrice as her summer residence, is ideally positioned on the seafront offering views of one of the finest beaches on the Island and the Pier with its family amenities. Facilities include an indoor swimming pool and spa-pool, regular entertainment, choice of two bars and a light, spacious dining room overlooking the seafront. We pride ourselves on our friendly staff and offer value for money. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Pier Hotel

Address: 10 Pier Street, Sandown PO36 8JP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Sandown
Price Range: £48 - £89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 65
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Royal Pier Hotel Sandown, Isle Of Wight
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“We were on the top floor above the main entrance which seemed quieter when there is entertainment in the bar”
 of 5 bubbles 139Vicky, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“2nd floor as lift stops there”
 of 5 bubbles 753lynnet, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get sea view if possible.”
 of 5 bubbles martinrR8801FG, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Sea view is ideal if available although you only get the sun in the mornings.”
 of 5 bubbles bridgetjones2016, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the front for a sea view”
 of 5 bubbles 901DeniseA, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
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