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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 9 November 2014

This was our 3rd stay at the Swiss Cottage and as always we were made to feel very welcome by Keith and Christine. The rooms were spotless, comfortable and had all the amenities you would expect and more. As always Keith and Christine go out...More

Thank WTWilson25
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 26 November 2014

To Claire & Wayne Yes third time now becoming regulars with us! With any Music Festival goers we are happy to have them stay with us, as long as they remember the three simple rules politness, friendleness and common decency. If they have them we...More

Reviewed 21 October 2014

Three of us enjoyed a late-Autumn three night cycling holiday, exploring the east of the island, and stayed in Swiss Cottage, which suited us perfectly. Very friendly, well managed, excellent value, and therefore highly recommended in this regard.More

Thank KenW457
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 9 November 2014

To our intrepid Cyclists Great to receive a review from you and glad you feel that as Cyclists you can make our Home your base and then go out on our lovely cycle paths to explore the Island and then come back and enjoy our...More

Reviewed 20 October 2014

We are sisters who spent a wonderful week at The Swiss Cottage. We were amazed at the quality of the accommodation and all that was provided in the room. The warmth and friendliness of Christine and Keith radiated out to all the guests and this,...More

Thank Marian B
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 9 November 2014

Thanks Ladies for being one of our last great & best reviews for this year. See you again next year when we will continue to be your No 1 Choice! Happy Xmas XX

Reviewed 19 October 2014

We had a wonderful stay at the Swiss Cottage. The location was perfect, near the beach and the Old Village. Keith and Christine were lovely hosts who really made you feel at home, and the service was excellent. The room was very nice, clean and...More

Thank Susanne D
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 22 October 2014

Hi Suzanne Thank you for your taking the time to write such a wonderful review of your stay with us in September. So pleased that we were able to accommodate all of your needs and that you enjoyed our breakfasts and evening meals. We look...More

Reviewed 26 September 2014

What another wonderful week I have just experienced at Swiss Cottage! After my first exceptional visit in June, I couldn't wait to go back for more. Keith and Chris are the most friendly, courteous and helpful hosts. Once again the room was spotlessly clean and...More

Thank PAT W
Response from KeithBeckett, Owner at The Swiss Cottage ShanklinResponded 12 October 2014

To Dear Pat You are starting to feel like one of the family the amount of time you spend with us! Obviously its just perfect for you and pleased to have you stay. See you in June for another few fun packed weeks. Happy Xmas...More

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GreenLeaders Gold level
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$ 34 - 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$ 34 - 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
4 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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