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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Like stepping back in time in the lounge , comfortable bedroom, great breakfast, fantastic views at the rear, friendly staff, bit of a walk to town centre where all the bars and restaurants are but cheap taxis get u back for bed.

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Worthing, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Stayed for a couple of nights. Lovely place to stay with loads of character. Will definitely be first on my list when we visit the Island again. Cowes within easy walk with the prom just a short walk away.

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1Thank patientpursuit
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Dame Paola "Molestrangler" and me are very lucky to have travelled the World. During these trips we've patronised 2 star, 3 star, 4 & 5 star hotels including several Grand Hotels. Then last year we found the VILLA ROTHSAY. Oh joy. What a cracking place. See my 2015 report. Run by the sisters in "HARMONY " Margaret and Miranda, ably...

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1Thank phil_stretton
Solihull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

A great little hotel a short walk from Cowes High Street. Fantastic collection of yachting and power boating memorabilia. Friendly service and good sized comfortable rooms. Excellent breakfast with a great view over the Solent while you are eating. A much better place to stay than the chain offerings.

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1Thank 93Rangie
Kent
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

A lovely few days in this unusual hotel situated in an excellent location some 10 minutes from the restaurant pubs, shops and Boatyards of Cowes. The decor is quirky and with a Victorian flavour. Margaret and her staff provide a friendly and willing service with nothing too much trouble. The breakfasts are superb and if you are lucky enough to...

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Abbots Bromley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed here in mid July and had a great nights sleep in a comfortable room. Reception was friendly and relaxed, showing us to our rooms. My room, overlooking the sea was great. Breakfast the next morning in the traditional but well executed dining room was delicious. Beatific setting too. Will come again

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Key Largo, Florida
Reviewed 2 July 2016

My husband and I spent two weeks in southern England in June - a trip that I planned myself after doing extensive research on the internet. I will say the the highlight of our trip was the time spent on the Isle of Wight and based in Cowes. Everything about our stay at Villa Rothsay was superb. The location itself...

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Thank Valarie E
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 June 2016

My four friends stayed here for 2 nights and had a great stay, very comfortable rooms and great decor. Will revisit again. Margaret made them very welcome and kindly gave a lift with luggage up the road to the house we were staying in. Only 15 min walk from the ferry port but steep hills if you have heavy suit...

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Woking, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Having been invited onto a sailing event at very short notice I booked only hours before turning up. The staff could not have been more welcoming and Villa Rothsay is a fantastic little gem of hotel. It’s only a short stroll out of town but well worth the views. I’d recommend this place any day !

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Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

I visited on a business trip and had a lovely stay. The hotel itself has fantastic character and the staff are incredibly friendly and helpful. The food was lovely and the lounge is so cosy. There is great internet in the bedrooms as well. I would highly recommend this hotel for either business or pleasure, it's an absolute gem!

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Villa Rothsay Hotel & Restaurant is a characterful & charming boutique hotel located near to the Royal Yacht Squadron at Cowes with commanding views from it's many balconies and reception rooms, across the Solent towards the New Forest.The hotel has long been the choice of sailors and business personalities from around the World to meet their accommodation, dining and hospitality needs, as is evidenced by the huge collection of nautical memorabilia throughout the hotel.The 14 bedrooms are all en-suite and offer all mod-cons including LCD Freeview TVs and complimentary WiFi.The perfect place to 'get away from it all' and a perfect base to explore the magnificent Isle of Wight. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Rothsay Hotel

Address: 29 Baring Road, Cowes PO31 8DF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Cowes
Price Range: $156 - $199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Villa Rothsay Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“We stay in the extension where the balconies come with superb views. Wifi available.”
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“Our room with a balcony was on the top floor and had a wonderful view. but, there is no lift.”
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