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Sandown Hotel

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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible23%
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“family break”(2 reviews)
“lounge area”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

We've had a pleasant stay at the Sandown hotel. The staff are friendly and the hotel and rooms are clean. I know some are a little dated but for the price we paid everything was fine. The bar was a little over priced so we...More

Thank dawn g
Reviewed 15 October 2017

End of season weekend away - paid about £40 per night so expected it to be fairly basic. Room was very clean, quirky, furniture dated but that was not a problem. Unfortunately there is a VERY loud pub next door that has live music and...More

Thank HertsHearts
Reviewed 9 September 2017

I have read the previous reviews, and there is a some merit to the criticisms of this establishment. But for what you are paying, it is not going to be 5***** standard. I payed £150 for two rooms for two nights. What can we expect...More

Thank Bubba2105
Response from IOWHotels, Owner at Sandown HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for submitting a review of your stay with us. I am upset that you feel the Sandown Hotel requires an upgrade, as it only just re-opened in May 2017 after a refurbishment to the front wing of the hotel as well as the...More

Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

I never normally write reviews as very subjective, however this has to be the Worse hotel ever, paid well over the odds for a shabby hotel with inexperienced staff. Extremely dangerous windows could open wide enough to fit any child or indeed adult through surely...More

1  Thank Debbie E
Response from IOWHotels, Owner at Sandown HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for submitting a review of your stay with us with your comments. I am deeply upset to hear that we're "the worst hotel ever" and "something out of faulty towers", as we surely aren't! All our staff are fully-trained in hotel management so...More

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We paid £79 for a family room - excluding breakfast - and I would have been disappointed if we had paid half that! The room had an over powering musty smell and had dark mold on the walls in the bathroom. To be fair to...More

2  Thank Anne-Marie G
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Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$39 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Sandown
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$39 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Sandown
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (8)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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slippers2013
18 May 2017|
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Response from IOWHotels | Property representative |
Hello there, thank you for your interest in the Sandown Hotel. Yes, there are hairdryers provided in the rooms for guest use. We hope to hear from you shortly.
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slippers2013
18 May 2017|
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Response from IOWHotels | Property representative |
Hello there, thank you for your interest in the Sandown Hotel. Yes, there are hairdryers provided in the rooms for guest use. We hope to hear from you shortly.
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Room Tips
"Avoid rear rooms on Friday and Saturday nights unless you have ear plugs."
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"If you was a cheap place to stay, and are not looking for 5* it's ok."
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"Go for the sea-view rooms - the have better bathrooms"
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"Pay for the updated sea view ones unless you want the noise from The Tap Pub to keep you awake unitl 2am"
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