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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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All reviewschristine keithisle of wightlittle extrassewing kiteverything you could possibly needenjoyable weekclose to shopsother guestslovely guesthouseexcellent hostsmany thanksrelaxing holidaychoice of cerealssea frontbed and breakfastrooms were very cleanevening meal
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Just returned from my 14th visit to Swiss Cottage and,as always it was excellent in all respects. It is situated in a quiet area of Shanklin, is easy to get to and is quite close to an excellent beach. A lift is available to take...More

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Reviewed 14 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

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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 2 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay with Christine and Keith. We were made to feel extremely welcome and were overwhelmed by the standard of the rooms and the wonderful breakfasts. It was the best B&B we have ever stayed in.More

Thank sylcham2018
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sylvia & Vivien Thank you for being our first of many I hope reviewers for the year. Glad you had a enjoyable time & we look forward to you spreading the word and coming back. Take Care and All the Very Best Keith &...More

Reviewed 30 December 2017

Excellent breakfast well presented.The room was very clean & Keith & Christine were very lovely people nothing was to much trouble can't fault it.Evening meals are available if required.Adequate parking convevient for local train station

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Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 31 December 2017

Seasons Greeting to Rob & Sheila Thanks for taking time to write a review especially as you will be Isalnders soon yourself and will enjoy everything it has to offer! Happy New Year Keith & Chris xx

Reviewed 28 November 2017

This was our first stay on the Isle of Wight for many years, and with thanks to Keith and Christine we had a very lovely time. The rooms were clean and well provisioned, and the breakfast was one of the best we had ever had....More

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Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 5 December 2017

To Pete, Jane & Richard Thankyou for getting round to writing a review on us as it was worth the wait! Hope you visist the Isaland again in the future! Seasons Greetings Keith & Chris

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About
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
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Details
Price range
US$33 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in Shanklin
#2 Best Value Hotel in Shanklin
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Shanklin
#3 Luxury 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$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in Shanklin
#2 Best Value Hotel in Shanklin
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Shanklin
#3 Luxury 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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Betty S
3 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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"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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"All rooms are good in my experience and I have stayed in nearly all of them"
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