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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 September 6, 2017

Lovely guest house, the rooms are spacious, very clean and airy with little extras in the rooms and a very comfy bed which I had trouble with getting up in the mornings ! Keith and Christine made us very welcome, going that extra mile with...More

Thank Eddie065
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded October 10, 2017

Hi Lorraine, Sylvia & Eddie So glad you had a wonderful time for Lorraine's Birthday and yopur stay in general. Love to see you again when ypou over in the future. Happy Xmas Keith & Chris xxx

Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

the B&B was brilliant very clean rooms breakfasts amazing we celebrated our 40th wedding anniversary there they made it very special for us balloon table decorations and an arch. we will recommend. The little extras in the rooms were welcomed like a fridge in the...More

Thank Sharon B
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded September 4, 2017

Hi Sharon & Robert Thanks for a lovely time to celebrate your 40th Wedding Anniversary with us. Hopefully next time you will book direct with us instead of going thro a booking site where we lose 15% commission but hey ho! Happy Holidays Keith &...More

Reviewed August 14, 2017

me & my family spent for 4 days at this lovely guest house,the rooms were lovely clean,christine & keith are friendly,great food,great host,we will come back to the isle of wight,we will stay at swiss cottage,because it great guest house,we didn't want to go home,we...More

1  Thank lizzie782013
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded August 15, 2017

Thanks Birdies and glad you enjoyed your short stay with us! Look forward to your next visit Kind Regards Keith & Chris

Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

We had yet another wonderful stay with Keith and Christine at The Swiss Cottage, Shanklin. This hotel is just so great and Keith and Christine once again went above and beyond. Great rooms, great food, great hosts... cant wait to come back again! Thank you!

Thank TheJeevesys
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded August 15, 2017

Thanks for your great little review! We do hope Martin gets better soon after damaging his leg! Hope it didn't ruin the holiday too much for you all? Glad you got home safely! Luv Keith & Chris

Reviewed August 10, 2017

Christine and Keith turned out to be the most perfect hosts. Nothing was too much trouble with any request being cheerfully met wherever possible. The hotel beautifully maintained being clean and comfortable. The food was excellent with any request being met without problems. Anyone who...More

Thank donnyboy2017
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded August 15, 2017

To John & Maureen Thanks for a lovely time and glad you enjoyed Steep Hill Cove and the Crab Lunch! We always aim to please Kind Regards Keith & Chris

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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
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 Green Hotel in Shanklin
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Shanklin
#2 Best Value 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$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in Shanklin
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Shanklin
#2 Best Value 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
October 3, 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
July 15, 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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"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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