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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steam room”(71 reviews)
“swimming pool”(99 reviews)
“snooker room”(31 reviews)
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What's included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4 Star Hotel
A 2 star RAC & ETC hotel for a holiday out of the ordinary – whatever the weather! Set in its own grounds just 100 yards from the sea. 41 comfortable ensuite bedrooms, all with TV, hospitality tray and hair-dryer. Outstanding food. Large bar, entertainment several nights each week...
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Location and contact
11 Avenue Road, Sandown PO36 8BN, England
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35.7 km to Eastleigh Airport
33 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed yesterday

Firstly i booked this hotel as a surprise for my wife as we had honeymooned here 29 years ago while it was called the Montrene. I booked this as a paid for deal NO amendments. 2 day before travel my wife won tickets for Lets...More

Thank dazzahall
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

You can easily walk to the seafront to the restaurants and beach, please note you can’t take your dog on the nearest part of the beach in the summer, they are allowed further along but this would be at least a 15 minute walk. So...More

Thank Berkshire45
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a nice hotel to stay in for families. It is less than a mile walk to the Sandown beach so perfect if you intend to send your time there. The amenities are basic. People often assume this is a 4 star hotel due...More

Thank Nasreen
Response from wightmontrene, Owner at The WightResponded 4 days ago

We hasten to correct one glaring error in our client's otherwise complimentary review - The Wight is not "Less than a mile walk to Sandown beach" to the contrary a 2 minute stroll, approximately 160 meters, will see you actually stood on the sand!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Wight was far more than we expected. The staff were extremely attentive and very friendly. All rooms have free Wifi, there is ample parking on site, a games room and indoor pool. The breakfast is the best that we have have anywhere and nothing...More

Thank Glyn M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a 3 night stay at the Wight. Our check in was very quick and smooth. We had a dog with us so our room was listed as dog friendly. The room had a nice bed and an ample basic bathroom. There was also...More

1  Thank ShaneMcDonald
Response from wightmontrene, Owner at The WightResponded 1 week ago

The client knew our rules concerning dogs at The Wight before he made the reservation - they were read to him when he telephoned to inquire in respect of accommodation and prices. They also appeared on his booking confirmation and a printed copy was again...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$99 - US$197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Family Hotel in Sandown
#8 Romantic Hotel in Sandown
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$99 - US$197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Family Hotel in Sandown
#8 Romantic Hotel in Sandown
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (103)
Room & Suite (241)
Dining (37)
Pool & Beach (20)
Amenities (27)
Family and Play Areas (6)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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gabz
July 6, 2018|
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Response from wightmontrene | Property representative |
Yes, 16/17 year old's can check into The Wight without an adult being present BUT on the following conditions: 1. The reservation must be made by an adult using his/her (the adult's debit/credit card). 2. That adult must... More
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Osalot
September 25, 2017|
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Response from Osalot | Reviewed this property |
Hi, didn't even stay. just took our web booking ,prepaid money (even though it had free cancellation) . we cancelled 10 days!!! before trip. Then they were fully booked!
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Jacky B
February 22, 2017|
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Response from wightmontrene | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. We do accept dogs by prior arrangement but they are not allowed in any of the public areas (including the bar). Our dog rules in full are as follows: 1. We make no charge but make no... More
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Room Tips
"Second floor next to entrance door but still quiet"
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"Ground floor rooms with patio doors onto garden are good."
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"speak with reception as they will do everything to help you enjoy your stay"
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"Ground floor rooms a plus for those with limited mobility."
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