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Friends Hotel

46 reviews
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good23%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
13 Aug 2017
“Excellent stay”
2 Jul 2017
“Westbrook Primary School had a fantastic week !!! ”
Free Internet
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

I was a little dubious after reading past revues and I'm glad I ignored them. Excellent stay for 5 days booked with National. Food great with no complaints. Room spotlessly clean with milk, tea etc topped up every day. Bed very comfortable. Very quiet at...More

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Response from friendshotel, Owner at Friends HotelResponded 14 August 2017

thank you for your review, glad you enjoyed your stay with us, it was a great week for us, with some lovely guests.

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

This is our second time at Friends Hotel, we had another fantastic stay . All 47 children had a great time . Paul and Sandra looked after us all very well . Food excellent , service great , accommodation clean and comfortable. Great hosts and...More

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Response from friendshotel, Owner at Friends HotelResponded 4 July 2017

thank you for your review, it was a pleasure to have you stay again, lovely staff and children, will look forward to next year

Reviewed 25 September 2016

Stayed at the Friends hotel for 5 days. It is run by a matron who was generally unpleasant and we were treat like children. There was no choice at mealtimes and the breakfast was cold. The entertainment was very poor so we had to go...More

1  Thank pattiebod
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Just got back from a 4 night stay at the Friends, Paul and his staff are great couldn't do enough for us rooms are clean food was nice its only a 10 min stroll to the lovely sandy beach had a fantastic time hope to...More

1  Thank Maggie S
Response from friendshotel, Owner at Friends HotelResponded 4 September 2016

thank you for your review, we are glad you had a good holiday, hope to see you back next year

Reviewed 29 August 2016

Wow! I didn't think hotels like this still existed! Looks ok from the outside, but once inside the dated decor really hits home. 1980's vertical stripes with borders on the wallpaper. You have to pay your balance as soon as you check in (so if...More

2  Thank Ian1664
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Free Internet
Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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David H
11 August 2016|
Response from friendshotel | Property representative |
no, but we do have some at reception for guest use
Room Tips
"Mine was a noisy room as it was next to the stairs, I could also hear the bar noise downstairs."
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"We stayed on the west side of the hotel and it was really quite, also we had a twin room because it was me..."
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"only stay if you are elderly"
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"We had room 28 and had no problems, the shower was spotless. Unable to speak about other rooms but we never..."
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