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St. Augustine Villa

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Dating from 1843, St.Augustine Villa (Harbour View Hotel) is a fine Victorian Villa, full of great character and charm and character, occupying an unrivalled position on Ventnor Esplanade. "Probably one of the most photographed buildings on the island due to its stunning sea view location." We specialize in luxury B&B only. Town and excellent restaurants are within easy walking distance.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Electric vehicle charging station
Golf Course
Non-smoking hotel
Room features
Non-smoking rooms
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87Good for walkers
Grade: 87 out of 100
40Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
9Attractionswithin 0.5 km
55Room tips
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Very disappointing stay here definitely not worth the money paid never met anyone who worked there the whole time we stayed except a young lad who handed us our key!!! Very tired on the outside and generally run down in our room out of 3 windows only one opened but couldn’t
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We stayed at Bob and Esme’s charming St Augustine Villa which is filled with Victorian charm. Previous comments like “it’s dated” or “tired” are unfair because this is very much a building of the Victorian era – but it has the necessary modernised features and the rooms are very
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Response from narpo1246, Owner at St. Augustine Villa
Responded 26 Aug 2018
Thank you for that lovely revue ... and for mentioning that because it is decorated in 'Victorian style' doesn't mean that it is 'tired' ... glad that you enjoyed your stay....
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Had a lovely room overlooking the sea. Room was clean and very comfortable. Short walk up the hill to the town and a shorter walk down the hill to the seaside. Only downside was when we visited the proprietor were not offering breakfast due to ill health (we did know this when
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Great location, however the hotel is very dated. Friendly staff willing to oblige. Great views of the harbour and ocean from room three. Ventnor town centre close by with plenty of restaurants for meals.
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Great view from room 6 in the tower; lovely and peaceful with just the noise from the sea opposite. No breakfasts this year, but there is a good cafe less than 5 minutes walk away. An excellent base to explore this beautiful island. A very memorable holiday, thank you.
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Dear Judie, Thank you for the question and just want to clarify that for the 2018 season we are unable to do breakfasts (medical appointments) and so therefore we are lowering the room price by 10% to compensate ......(Excellent breakfast restaurants/venues within easy walking distance) ... see our recommendations on our web-site (for instance 'Cantina' was recently included in the Guardian's best breakfast 50 locations in the uk.)
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Is there definately private parking at this b and b?
yes I agree, when me and my sister stayed we asked for a twin room and were given the choice of two, we went for room 3 which was large, very clean, twin bedded with an excellent sea view. Lovely really.
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"Rooms all shown in detail on hotel website"
"Excellent sea views and of the attractive winter . We stated in the room above the clock - see photo, which I took from the winter gardens."
"Front facing rooms overlook the sea."
"high room,lovely views"
"Rooms 1, 2 and 3 all have a sea view and are just one flight of stairs from reception."
US$122 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
st. augustine villa hotel ventnorharbour view ventnor
United KingdomEnglandIsle of WightVentnor
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