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The Swiss Cottage Shanklin

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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

We are a retired couple who in the last 12 months have stayed in hotels and B&Bs for more than 50 nights. Pros - Decent breakfast Cons - Owners were unwelcoming & unfriendly towards us both - Everywhere the walls and ceilings are covered in...More

Thank david l
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Weve been coming to the Swiss Cottage every august for nearly 10 years now and it just keeps getting better Its the little things that matter here, Keith and Christine are lovely hosts and great people to boot and the go the extra mile to...More

Thank Essexgp
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 5 March 2018

Oh No, not again! Cant get rid of them Ha ha! See you all in August. Keith & Chris

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This really is a fabulous guest house. Chris and Keith are totally wonderful and always go the extra mile. We have great banter with them and they are always friendly and helpful. The rooms are great and the surrounding area is quiet and local to...More

Thank TheJeevesys
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 1 week ago

Always a real pleasure and enjoyable time with you all can guarantee a good laugh and great atmosphere when you are here, at least no injuries this year haha. We always look forward to your returning to us each year. And thank you for the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent restaurant with some great dishes ..... especially the Steak & Ale pie ... wow. It is in a good location in Shanklin Isle of Wight just along from the theatre and close by some very pleasant pubs.

Thank CharlesT924
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 3 weeks ago

Not sure this was meant for us but appreciate the comment!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What an amazing find, more by luck than judgement. A lovely room and comfortable bed, well equipped with many little extras which ere a nice touch. 4* hotels that we have been in have not had the same level of comfort - so well done....More

Thank Jane300
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 4 weeks ago

Hiya Folks Well what a lovely review and thank you for taking time to do so. Yes we had a fabulous time with yourselves ands the other guests to celebrate your Birthday! Hope to see you again for your next big one! Ha ha! Kind...More

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Restaurant
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Details
Price range
US$33 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Shanklin
#1 Green Hotel in Shanklin
#2 Luxury Hotel in Shanklin
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Shanklin
#6 Romantic Hotel in Shanklin
#10 Family Hotel in Shanklin
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$33 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Shanklin
#1 Green Hotel in Shanklin
#2 Luxury Hotel in Shanklin
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Shanklin
#6 Romantic Hotel in Shanklin
#10 Family Hotel in Shanklin
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (13)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (7)
Pool & Beach (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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Betty S
4 October 2015|
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Response from KeithBeckett | Property representative |
Hi Betty Thank you for your question with us at The Swiss Cottage. I am pleased to say we have had many great reviews since joining the site 4 years ago and are one of the top places to stay on the Island for affordable... More
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Leon R
15 July 2014|
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Response from KeithBeckett | Property representative |
Hi Leon & Patricia Thanks for the call and this email to which I will reply personally to your private email address But we are pleased that we managed to fit you in next week regardless of the one imature and unfounded... More
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Room Tips
"Although our rooms were facing the road, it was very quiet and were not disturbed by traffic"
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"All rooms are good and there are 2 on the ground floor if you can't manage stairs."
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"All rooms are quiet, all amenities are within walking distance"
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"Only saw our room."
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