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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Close to ferry terminal and walking distance to Osborne house made life very easy. Great hosts with lovely breakfast - perfect runny poached eggs and clean accommodation. We were given an upgrade on arrival so had a 4 poster bed and the room was large but cosy. We will definitely return.

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Thank Jane F
Romford, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Set back from the main road this character property bed and breakfast is an ideal peaceful stay. David the owner was very helpful and friendly . There was a good selection of fruit and hot breakfasts, the full English was particularly tasty wonderfully cooked accompanied with freshly made cakes or scones ( cheese ones were delicious !) our room was... More 

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Thank sue d
Lincoln, Uk
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35 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

My sister and I enjoyed 3 night stay in September at Crossways. Along with other helpful reviews we chose Crossways for easy walking access to Osborne House. The entrance is 10 minutes walk at most. We were greated by the lovely David who is just perfectly charming, such a gentleman. Our twin room was perfectly adequate for our stay. Comfortable... More 

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Thank HLA67
Brighton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Great, friendly B&B with excellent breakfast......really convenient for a wedding at Osbourne House. Will definitely use again for next trip to Isle of Wight. Would recommend. Plenty of free parking on site.

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1 Thank Stephen F
Chichester, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 September 2016

My wife and myself have been staying at Crossways for about 10years and find David and Marde the perfect hosts. The rooms are well equipped the food excellent, you will not be disappointed! By the way look out for a new member of the family Sunny she's full of life.a as I

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1 Thank kentalmage123
1 review
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Very easy to find after travelling to east Cowes,osborne house in walking distance,bus stops not far,off road parking while staying here,lovely welcome and the food is lovely with a good choice of breakfast,room was a twin and comfortable, will definitely stay again as it made visit to iow memorable.☺

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Thank Jenny J
Nanaimo, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Many thanks to David and Marde who were the best of hosts with great advice, excellent rooms and a wonderful breakfast! Excellent location just across from the gates of Osbourne house. With good timing,a bit of luck you might find yourself here!

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1 Thank cheshirecats2016
Surrey
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25 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We stayed here for a few days commencing, August 22nd 2016. It was a very enjoyable, comfortable, convenient and relaxing stay. Crossways House is just a few minutes walk from Osborne House and a few minutes drive from the East Cowes Ferry. This B&B is traditional and provided us with very good accommodation, our room was sufficiently large, with a... More 

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1 Thank paul w
Slough, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

The welcome was excellent, the rooms are very spacious and immaculately clean, there is a great choice for breakfast. We have now visited 4 years in a row and cannot fault this b&b. The location is great, just opposite Osborne House and near the bus stop if you don't want to walk to the chain ferry! There is car parking... More 

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2 Thank 212catherine
London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

The B&B is in a great location opposite Osborne House and just up the road from Cowes. We had a very friendly welcome from David and the lodge room we had was very comfortable. Extra points for freshly baked cookies and muffins in the room and at breakfast!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Once part of the Royal Estate at Osborne, Crossways House offers quality ensuite accommodation and evening dining in our licensed restaurant. We are located opposite Osborne House and close to the marinas of Cowes and East Cowes. We are only one mile from the Red Funnel ferry terminal. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crossways House

Address: Crossways Road, Cowes PO32 6LJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Isle of Wight > Cowes
Price Range: RM410 - RM584 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“Just ask when booking if wanting a more superior room”
 of 5 bubbles sued709, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“A little road noise in mornings from annex rooms but not problem for us.”
 of 5 bubbles HLA67, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book early!”
 of 5 bubbles kentalmage123, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The rooms in the main house are lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles 212catherine, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in large 4 poster room 3, lovely”
 of 5 bubbles tracy6570, 16 Mar 2016 | Read review
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