We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ocean View Hotel

481 reviews
Save
Traveller (132)
Room & Suite (60)
Pool & Beach (7)
Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“snooker room”(26 reviews)
“coach holiday”(33 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
2.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (481)Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Filter reviews
480 results
Traveller rating
165
189
73
33
20
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
165
189
73
33
20
Show reviews that mention
All reviewssnooker roomrobinsons holidayscoach holidaydriver paulindoor bowlscoach partiesthe cliffisle of wightmeal timestable tennisdining roomswimming poolpremier roomduty managerroom was largeevening mealolder generation
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 480 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked in for 5 days Room excellent loads of extras. Food very good different menu daily plenty of choice. Facilities TV lounge snooker room swimming pool. Very pleasant and friendly staff. Great price.More

Thank jeffreycaddick
Response from Holdsworth-Hotels, Manager at Ocean View HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear jeffreycaddick Many thanks for taking the time to leave your kind review following your 5 day stay at our Ocean View Hotel in Shanklin. We were extremely pleased to hear that you found the staf to be pleasant and helpful and the food, very...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and i stayed at the ocean view hotel from the 5th -9th of February 2018 on a coach holiday and we couldn't fault the hotel at all. All the staff were were pleasant and friendly especially Izabella who seemed to be everywhere. She...More

1  Thank psanders732
Response from Holdsworth-Hotels, Manager at Ocean View HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear psanders732 Many thanks for leaving such a lovely review; we were very pleased to hear that all the staff were pleasant and friendly especially Izabella. We will certainly be passing on your kind comments to the team at the hotel.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited the hotel on a special offer 2 nights b&b and evening meal, self drive, offer. The hotel was very clean everywhere and the beds were comfortable. The staff were helpful and friendly. The hotel was attractive and our room was large and airy with...More

Thank bowersalison
Response from Holdsworth-Hotels, Manager at Ocean View HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear bowersalison Many thanks for leaving such a lovely review following your recent 2 night break at our Ocean View Hotel in Shanklin. We were extremely pleased to hear that you found the hotel to be very clean and the staff helpful and friendly and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent weekend at Ocean View, room spotlessly clean, bit cool but not a problem, wonderful sea view with large bathroom. Staff very good, welcoming & extremely efficient. Food good & restaurant well run with impeccable staff. Would definitely stay again. Thank you.More

Thank IOWSandy
Response from Holdsworth-Hotels, Manager at Ocean View HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear IOWSandy Many thanks for taking the time to leave your review following your weekend break at our Ocean View Hotel in Shanklin. We were very pleased to hear that you found the room to be clean and the sea views wonderful, we were disappointed...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was ideal for a short break. Brilliant staff especially Nelson who seemed to be everywhere at all times. Food very good considering price paid. Room was a bit cold for our liking but was comfortable except the mattresses which in our opinion were to soft....More

Thank peter C
Response from Holdsworth-Hotels, Manager at Ocean View HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Peter C Many thanks for taking the time to leave your review following your short break at our Ocean View Hotel in Shanklin. We were please to heat that you found the food to be very good and we will be passing on your...More

View more reviews
PreviousNext
12345696
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 55 - US$ 88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Best Value Hotel in Shanklin
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 55 - US$ 88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Best Value Hotel in Shanklin
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (132)
Room & Suite (60)
Pool & Beach (7)
Dining (2)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Derek B
7 December 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from ppichowski | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is
0
Votes
Kath P
14 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from COLIN E | Reviewed this property |
it takes about 6 to 7 hours depending on traffic our driver made the journey seem much shorter (Robinsons Tours) plus hotel is well worth it I have only 1 word now ENJOY
3
Votes
Lisa B
16 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Holdsworth-Hotels | Property representative |
Dear Lisa B Our check in time is 2pm, but in some circumstances we can get guests into their rooms at 12 noon. If you wish to arrive any earlier then the hotel will be able to place your luggage into a secure location... More
0
Votes
PreviousNext
1234568
Room Tips
"Ground floor has brilliant sea views"
Read review
"Just ask for what you would like when booking - I did and was very happy with the choice."
Read review
"Ask for sea view with balcony"
Read review
"There are sea views in summer would be nice"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing