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The Channel View Hotel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Stourbridge
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here with some mnates on our annual get together and it was a good choice,staff were friendly and help full the room clean and comfortable and there was an excellent breakfast menu that set us up for the day. I would point out that most nights there is live music until 11.00 so those who go early to bed...

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AMGino, Owner at The Channel View Hotel, responded to this review

Glad to hear your reunion went well and that you enjoyed your breakfast. Thanks for your review. All the best Gill

Wetherby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel staff are always happy to help and are friendly, fun and sociable people. There are multiple options for breakfast such as cereal, yoghurts and full English breakfasts with vegetarian options available and the quality of the food is outstanding! Every evening there is a three course dinner with kids options and vegetarian option and the food is absolutely...

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AMGino, Owner at The Channel View Hotel, responded to this review

A great review you have mentioned so many aspects of the hotel that you enjoy and find amazing. Thank you so much for telling everyone about us. All the best Gill

York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My elderly in-laws introduced my husband and I to this marvellous family run hotel on our first visit to The Isle of Wight. Our little terrier was also welcome which was a bonus to us.... The staff were all so friendly, The Channel View must be such a happy place to work. I am a coeliac so eating out can...

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AMGino, Owner at The Channel View Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for such an amazing review, it makes lovely reading. Great to hear you had such a successful visit and were able to eat well with no worries Josh will enjoy his mention. All the best to you all Gill

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

stayed only for b&b but dinner available should you want it. stayed here for our wedding anniversary, staff really nice ,helpful and frendly. rooms beautiful and clean, fab sea view, restaurant faultless as usual, indoor swimming pool also available.cant wait to visit again

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AMGino, Owner at The Channel View Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review and for choosing to return to the hotel. All the best to you both we look forward to your return. Kind regards Gill

Rye, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The first thing that struck me on arrival was the staff, they were interested in why we were on the island and throughout the stay were very helpful, kind, courteous and pleasant. I have been staying in multinational hotels for years and I never realised that hotel staff could take an interest in you or your day, a large multi...

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AMGino, Owner at The Channel View Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for such an amazing review we are all star struck and very hearten by your words about us and the hotel. Wishing you both good luck with your next challenge. All the best Gill

Twickenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We really enjoyed our stay at The Channel View Hotel! As other reviewers have commented, the owners and their staff could not have been more friendly and helpful. They have every right to be very proud of their Hotel, we were very well looked after. Our room was clean and comfortable with excellent sea views. The food was also very...

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AMGino, Owner at The Channel View Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Channel View for your Easter break we are pleased to hear you enjoyed the hotel, food, pool, staff, room and wine. Glad we could help with the children's menu. Our reviews are important to us so thank you for telling trip advisor land all about us. We look forward to you next visit. Kind regards Gill

Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We have just returned from the Isle of Wight and we stayed at this hotel with our daughter's family and my husband and I. The Channel View is perfectly situated for the waterfront restaurants and large play areas for the children. From our bedrooms, the windows were panoramic sizes and we had spectacular uninterrupted sea views. The sun shone for...

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AMGino, Owner at The Channel View Hotel, responded to this review

A great review thank you for taking the time to tell everyone about the hotel. It is lovely to hear the young ones enjoyed the dance floor and the whole family enjoyed their stay. Hope you will visit again sometime. All the best Gill.

Northamptonshire
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Run by the same family for over 30 years and they are all still "hands on". If they can help they will, nothing is too much fuss. A very well maintained hotel and good value for money. Staff are very professional from front of house, dining and house keeping. Breakfast is fantastic and evening meal (although not many options) very...

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AMGino, Owner at The Channel View Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your Easter review we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed so many aspects of the hotel and you felt is was good value. Though we have been here for 30 years no two days are the same and Easter really proved that 125 in one night down to 10 the following. Thank you for your great...

Redditch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Owners run the hotel Owners and staff so friendly, efficient and helpful Food plentiful and excellent Our room was spacious and very comfortable. The hotel is only a short walk from the beach and has good views of the sea. If I were to visit the IOW, this would be the first hotel I would look at

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AMGino, Owner at The Channel View Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review good to hear you would recommend the hotel and you enjoyed your recent stay. Kind regards Gill

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Revisited the Hotel recently for a 7 day stay as our memories of our last stay, over 2 years ago, seemed to good to be true. The stay surpassed our expectations leaving new improved memories of the Channel View SHANKLIN. The initial friendly welcome at reception is maintained throughout the stay with no local query being left unanswered nor advice...

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AMGino, Owner at The Channel View Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your wonderful review we are so pleased your return visit surpassed your expectations. Lovely words and compliments. Thank you Gill

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Channel View is a highly respected family run 3 star hotel that prides itself in offering high quality customer care, exceptional service and excellent value for money. Situated on the cliff overlooking the bay, the hotel offers an unrivaled position within walking distance of both the seafront and the town. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Channel View Hotel

Address: 24 Hope Road, Shanklin PO37 6EH, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Shanklin
Price Range: $161 - $203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Channel View Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
The Channel View Hotel Shanklin, Isle Of Wight
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Shanklin
#5 Romantic Hotel in Shanklin
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