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    Priory Bay Hotel

    Priory Croft Priory Road, Seaview PO34 5BU, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
    • Very good18%
    • Average14%
    • Poor13%
    • Terrible7%
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Beachfront
    Pool
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    Golf Course
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    1 - 5 of 423 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    This is 4th visit over the years and it still remains a great hotel in a fabulous location. The beach, pool and tennis courts are super, especially as we got sun throughout. However, the hotel is being neglected. Everything is all very tired and the...More

    Thank James N
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    We stayed at the hotel last week - depressing and disappointing. I've just read another review and the response from the management team - management let me set you right on a number of points and ask that you take feedback on-board. I wholly concur...More

    Thank jud1c10usly
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I have stayed at the Priory Bay frequently over the years. I booked not knowing it had gone into receivership and was not told on booking that it had. The hotel is being run on a shoestring while still asking the rates it used to...More

    2  Thank Dipstitch
    Response from Angela H, PA to Director at Priory Bay HotelResponded 1 week ago

    We are sorry that you did not feel you had value for money, but assuming that it is correct you stayed in August we would like to correct a couple of points in your review. 1. The restaurant has been and is open throughout August....More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My wife and I have been visiting the Isle of Wight once a year for the last 5 years. We first found this gem of a hotel by accident and now will not stay anywhere else when on the island. The staff are so friendly...More

    Thank Willz S
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I went to the restaurant at this hotel which was fabulous. The restaurant was full when l tried to book but they kindly took my number and called me. I went with friends, great atmosphere, great food and we all had a good time. We...More

    Thank annietango
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pool
    • Golf Course
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$175 - US$294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Isle of Wight >
    • Seaview
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    • Priory Bay Seaview ,
    • Hotel Priory Bay
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    Patrick C
    11 September 2016|
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    Response from Angela H | Property representative |
    The pool is outdoor and not heated. It is operational June - September, weather permitting.
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    KEITHHAZEL2014
    I have been very interested in the reviews of this hotel. My wife and I stayed there in March 2014, in the room with the fire escape, ripped curtains, stained and disgusting curtains and blinds in the bathroom. The food was a let down. Contrary to what their website said, the tasting menu was not available. Only one member of staff on duty in the dinning room and bar. We did complain, and the response was that the room was due for refurbishment. Looking back at previous reviews, this was promised to another guest in the summer of 2013! The type of building it is, I do not expect it to be ultra modern. What I do expect is adequate staffing, clean and desirable bedrooms and food that becomes of a hotel of the stature The Priory claims to be, If the hotel is having financial problems, I'm not surprised. None of the issues in the reviews raised by guests over the last 3 years seem to have been addressed. I know things are tough in the hotel business, but this could be such a wonderful hotel, given it's position. I'm sure the Manager and the staff have tried their best, in probably difficult circumstances, but the hotel needs a massive cash injection, updating, and a top notch restaurant.
    10 May 2016|
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    Response from Cripfer | Reviewed this property |
    I don't know what the question is!
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    "rooms at the top have balconies overlooking sea - fabulous but lots of stairs!"
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    "Room 6 if you wish to spoil yourself"
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