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“Christmas works Party”
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Yelf's Hotel
Ranked #6 of 6 Hotels in Ryde
Ryde, United Kingdom
1 review
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“Christmas works Party”
Reviewed 16 December 2013

Had such a fantastic night. The service you couldn't fault and the food was absolutely delicious. The DJ had us dancing all night too! Fantastic atmosphere all night. Best Christmas Party had for a long time.

Stayed December 2013, travelled with friends
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1 Thank Debbie J
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Ryde, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 10 December 2013

We recently had our company Christmas party at Yelfs....it was a fantastic night which included a dj until midnight! From the layout of the party room to the food there were absolutely no complaints. The staff were all very professional and attentive and we are definitely returning next year....a BIG thanks to Pete and all the staff for a great night!

  • Stayed December 2013, travelled with friends
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YelfsHotel, Manager at Yelf's Hotel, responded to this review, 12 December 2013
Thank you for taking time to review your experience at Yelfs Hotel. I am so pleased you all enjoyed your Christmas Party night. The management and staff would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a Happy Christmas and a prosperous New Year.
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Ryde, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2013

I regularly frequent this hotel and always find the staff welcoming and friendly,the food is excellant,and all freshly cooked,which these days is a rareity ,and at such a competive price,Especially the two courses for £9-95.the hotel itself always has a lovely busy atmosphere and is ideally located.

  • Stayed November 2013, travelled solo
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Hartley Wintney, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2013

very reasonable price with a good breakfast but a little tired in places I guess that is reflected in the price. The place is well located in the middle of town with parking close by. The staff shut the bar whilst we were still drinking leaving us looking at a metal shutter?

  • Stayed November 2013, travelled with family
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Thank RobAiers
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YelfsHotel, Manager at Yelf's Hotel, responded to this review, 9 December 2013
Thank you for taking time to review your stay at Yelfs. We take all our reviews very seriously and would like to inform you that the bar staff have been informed of their lack of consideration and have been given extra training in customer service. It is our policy to close the shutters for security purposes, but the staff should have asked you if you would like to relocate to our sofa area to finish your drinks. Customer service is very important to us so pllease accept my sincere apologies and I hope I can welcome you back to Yelfs again in the future.
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Ryde, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 November 2013

My family had the pleasure of dining at Yelfs on Sunday lunch time and must say the food was EXCELLENT, presented nicely and very hot on arrival to our table, the staff were polite and very helpful at all times and the meal excellent value, would recommend this hotel to dine at to all our friends.

  • Stayed November 2013, travelled with family
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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
94 reviews
51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2013

Yelf's Hotel is in a great location but sadly the rooms are tired and in need of updating. My single room was comfortable and cosy but dated. All the hotel staff were friendly and helpful during my two night weekend stay. The two course evening meal is great value and the waitress service was excellent. Breakfast was very good but service was a bit chaotic due to a lack of staff.

There is a car park for hotel residents but this isn't widely advertised or directions on how to access it!

Room Tip: If you want a quiet room book one located at the back of the hotel.
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  • Stayed October 2013, travelled solo
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Lyndhurst, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2013

Had the opportunity to stay at Yelf's Hotel following the recent storms on the south coast and ferries being cancelled.

The hotel was very presented at the front of house staff were very friendly. Breakfast was great with the waitress assisting with providing a high chair for our 10 mth son.

Check in and Check out were quick easy and painless.

The only thing i would change was the temperature of the room. Heating was on full, and it was a little difficult to sleep, due to the strong winds, opening the windows was not an option on this stay. Aprat for this great asset to Ryde and the Isle of Wight

Thank you for a great stay

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled with family
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Thank Scott A
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Property: Yelf's Hotel
Address: 54 Union Street, Ryde PO33 2LG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Ryde
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #6 of 6 Hotels in Ryde
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Yelf's Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 54
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Yelf's Hotel offers an all year round service, including Christmas, to holiday and business visitors, from single rooms and suites to self-catering accommodation. The hotel is one of the oldest original coaching inns on the Isle of Wight and has been carefully refurbished to retain much of its charm and atmosphere. Our comfortable Bar and Lounge, Conservatory and Patio Beer Garden, and an air conditioned Restaurant and Conference suite provide Islanders and visitors alike with a relaxing venue for a drink or delicious meal during a short stay or longer break. Whatever the purpose of your visit, you're guaranteed a warm welcome, fine food and great service all year round. ... more   less 
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