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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had two single rooms for one night. The rooms were comfortable, clean and well equipped. We had lovely views over the Solent. The service was excellent, and staff went above and beyond to make the stay a good experience. I will certainly use this hotel in future visits to the IOW

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Dunstable, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Room was very comfortable, top floor at rear of building with a great view of the pier and the sea. Staff were excellent, food very good, shame no lift, so stairs a challenge after walking up Union street, but keeps you fit! Had a great time overall.

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Stayed at Yelfs with a party of 10 for a weekend on the Isle of Wight. On arrival I experienced a very warm welcome, with he receptionist being very upbeat, polite and friendly. After checking in we discovered we were in the Annex to the hotel which was just over the road. This was no problem and the room I...

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1Thank Chris K
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Booked a single room for two night, B & B, discovered I had a nice large room (I've stayed in smaller double rooms). On the down side, their is no heated towel rail in the bathroom, makes it a bit difficult when the hotel puts a notice in the bathroom asking to give consideration to the environment and re-use your...

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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Room was better than I expected. Big, surprisingly very warm and clean. BUT!!! Only one single socket, this is ridiculous. Double room for couple with double bed and only one single socket. Had to manage with phones charging. Luckily there is nice cosy bar downstairs: good beer, good environment, food served till late. So we spent our evenings there, enjoying...

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1Thank TaniaBuk
Reviewed 20 February 2017

My partner and I stayed one night at the Yelf's Hotel and we have no complaints. The staff were very friendly and explained everything well in terms of breakfast/door codes etc.. It makes a massive difference when we are greeted with smiles :) Our room was rather spacious with an extra "lounging" area and all amenties you would expect for...

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1Thank mummyjuly
Ryde, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Whilst the ambience is very nice, the food and service has been poor the three times my friend and I have visited for lunch. We ate from the bar menu, soup and jacket potato, the potato was nasty! Like it had been reheated many times, the soup was below average for the price, no bread came with the soup, when...

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United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2017

absolutely excellent. The room was set out for us and looked good. The whole atmosphere was good and the service was excellent. The food appeared on time and was very good. All over an excellent evening. Thank you the team at Yelfs

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East Molesey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 February 2017

my husband and I stayed one night at the Yelf's hotel, Ryde to go to a party for my cousins Golden wedding anniversary. We had a nice large room at the back and it was nice. Clean and had everything one needs, tv, coffee making, it was also quiet. We had a room on a low floor, no lifts, so...

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1Thank val_thatcher
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2017

after an earlier visit in may we decided to book for new year...a great choice too.staff very friendly and helpful food esp the included brek was prob best ever had at any hotel weve stayed .large family room with sea views could not fault

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  • Beachfront
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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Yelf's Hotel offers an all year round service, including Christmas, to holiday and business visitors, from single rooms and suites to self-catering accommodation. The hotel is one of the oldest original coaching inns on the Isle of Wight and has been carefully refurbished to retain much of its charm and atmosphere. Our comfortable Bar and Lounge, Conservatory and Patio Beer Garden, and an air conditioned Restaurant and Conference suite provide Islanders and visitors alike with a relaxing venue for a drink or delicious meal during a short stay or longer break. Whatever the purpose of your visit, you're guaranteed a warm welcome, fine food and great service all year round. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Yelf's Hotel

Address: 54 Union Street, Ryde PO33 2LG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Ryde
Price Range: $109 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Yelf's Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 54
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Yelfs Hotel Ryde
Yelf's Hotel Ryde, Isle Of Wight
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“Photographs are of room 52 in the annex”
  • View from window looking towards ensuite and 3rd bed
  • Photo from bed by ensuite looking toward window overlooking Union Street
ChrisK837, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“at back we stayed in room 6.”
val_thatcher, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“top floors great views”
40robert40, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The front of the hotel looks out onto the main street, close to bars and nightclubs; therefore rooms at the rear of the hotel are quieter.”
TriciaM450, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Don't have a room on the front as the main road is sometimes used by boy racers when the pubs close”
David-en8, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
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