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The Channel View Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“excellent hotel”(27 reviews)
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewsexcellent hotelisle of wightdance floorswimming poolsea viewno hesitation in recommending this hoteldining roomwaitress servicehotel is spotlessly cleanfamily run hotelevening mealsea frontmany thankscoastal pathhalf boardcoach tripshort break
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Me and my sister done this last min and we rang hotel from ferry at Portsmouth and they had one room left as I had read about hotel on trip advisor and just felt it was what we needed I can say that hotel is...More

Thank LorraineButcher
Response from GillGino, Owner at The Channel View HotelResponded today

Thank you Lorraine for your review. Glad we were able to accommodate you and your sister at the last minute and you enjoyed your stay. How good it that hope you some again. All the best Gill

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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Myself and 5 friends have just returned from this lovely hotel. I can honestly say that we had the best time and felt so welcome! The food, staff and prices were exceptional! The rooms were spotless and well equipped for all our needs. The hotel...More

Thank Pday2013
Response from GillGino, Owner at The Channel View HotelResponded 24 April 2018

Really pleased to hear the "boys walking tour" enjoyed so much about the hotel and you had the best time. What more is there to say. except we hope you will return one day. All the best keep laughing Gill

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a good hotel giving a classic British seaside holiday experience. Location is excellent and staff very helpful...nice touch that after a short while,they know your name and room number. Swimming pool is quite small but OK. Breakfast was classic hotel breakfast...including the toast...More

Thank gooneronthemove
Response from GillGino, Owner at The Channel View HotelResponded today

A good British seaside hotel is a very adapt description for the hotel. Sorry to hear you were not happy with the toast, when you visit mention how you like your toast to the waiting staff we aim to please. All the best Gill

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have just returned from a delightful stay at the Channel View Hotel in Shanklin IOW. This is a lovely hotel with wonderful sea views. On arrival, we received a very warm welcome from the staff & were shown to our rooms which were spotlessly...More

Thank anna3085
Response from GillGino, Owner at The Channel View HotelResponded today

Thank you for your review you have highlighted so good many points you found about the hotel and staff you have really recommended the place. Louise will be delighted to have a mention for her service. we look forward to your next visit. Best regards...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We have just returned from a week's holiday at the Channel View hotel. This was our third time staying here and we are returning again next year. The staff are always friendly, helpful and polite. The food is lovely and the hotel is spotlessly clean....More

Thank collingwoodlucy4
Response from GillGino, Owner at The Channel View HotelResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for returning to the hotel for the third time and giving the hotel a glowing review. Liam will be delighted to have a mention he is still learning his craft but doing very well. All the best see you next year Gill

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$125 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Family Hotel in Shanklin
#5 Romantic Hotel in Shanklin
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$125 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Family Hotel in Shanklin
#5 Romantic Hotel in Shanklin
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (23)
Pool & Beach (4)
Dining (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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almara
28 July 2018|
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Response from GillGino | Property representative |
Hi we have 9 rooms with free standing showers Regards Gill
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Lynn186338
7 February 2018|
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Response from GillGino | Property representative |
Thank you for your concern, the rating shown is not correct and we are trying it get it changed. We have been inspected for the past 30 years and have always had a score of 5 until the last inspection when we scored 2. We... More
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Wendy P
19 January 2018|
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Response from GillGino | Property representative |
Hi Yes we have somewhere to park and charge a scooter, you will also need an easy access room. Please ask at the time of booking. We look forward to meeting you both Regards Gill
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Room Tips
"best room in hotel is room 56 (our room)"
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"Book early and discuss the type of room/view you want with the knowledgeable staff."
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"just ask for a sea view"
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"Rooms on the south side have a great view of the channel."
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