Hotpoint Dishwasher Review 2024


If your intension is to buy a Hotpoint Dishwasher over the next few days, then make sure to take a quick look through our Hotpoint Dishwasher review which will outline our key recommendations under this brand and we will also outline our mains pros and cons that will be of interest to you before to commit to any purchase. There is a good selection of over 12 Dishwashers under this brand and we have narrowed it down to what we believe are the 3 best solutions which also includes an Integrated dishwasher option.

Our Hotpoint Dishwasher review will also outline a video summary, a series of frequently asked questions that hopefully can answer some of the queries that you may have along with a comparison table to add further clarity which is outlined further down on this page.

Hotpoint Dishwasher Review Content:

  • Part 1: Frequently Asked Questions
  • Part 2: Best 3 Hotpoint Dishwasher Recommendations
  • Part 3: Video Overview Summary
  • Part 4: Main Pros & Cons noted
  • Part 5: Comparison Table
  • Part 6: Conclusion & Optional Feedback

Read also: Our list of best UK Dishwashers here

As guide prices can only be shown at the time of this Hotpoint dishwasher review, please make sure to view the price checkers provided below which will help ensure you have the most accurate up to date price information.

Part 1: Frequently Asked Questions (10)

Q1. How much water is used in the cycles?
A. It depends on the model in question but tends to be 9.5 to 11 litres on average
Q2. What is level of noise emitted from these dishwashers?
A. The noise level emitted tends to be around 43 to 49 dB(A)
Q3. How long are the quick wash cycles?
A. The quick wash cycles last for just 30 minutes (for lesser soiled loads)
Q4. Is there recycling and installations available for Hotpoint dishwashers?
A. These services are only available on select models, so you need to double check them individually
Q5. Do they come with the drain hose pipe?
A. Yes, the drain hose pipe is included in the box delivery
Q6. Do they include the half load cycles for lighter loads?
A. Yes, there are half load cycles for lighter loads using less water and energy but again some models don’t have the half load option so you will need to double check them individually
Q7. Does the integrated dishwasher have a sliding or a fixed hinge?
A. The integrated Hotpoint dishwasher works on the basis of a fixed hinge.
Q8. Is the fixing kit for the door panel included with the integrated model?
A. Yes, the integrated box delivery has the fixing kit to allow the door panel to be attached
Q9. How long are the washing cycles?
A. For example, the economy mode can wash for more than 3 hours while the intensive cycle can work to 2 hours and 30 minutes, others cycles can be shorter than this such as 1 hour and 30 minutes. The best option is the 30 minute quickwash when you are in a hurry
Q10. How much clearance space is needed at the rear?
A. You should allow for a minimum of 10cm clearance at the rear of this appliance for installations

Part 2: Best Hotpoint Dishwasher Recommendations

While some people will have their own preferences specific for their own needs, these are our top 3 recommendations when considering buying a Hotpoint dishwasher which also includes an Integrated dishwasher solution.

Option 1: Hotpoint Silver Aquarius Dishwasher - HFC2B19SVUK

Summary of Main Features:

Stylish silver exterior finish
Top rack is adjustable
13 place space settings
Quick wash 30 minutes long
Half load wash capability
Energy rating status A+
5 programmes available
3 temperature settings
Salt refill indicator provided
Rinse aid indicator also
Delays starter to 8 hours
Energy rating status A+
Size is 85H x 60W x 60D cm
Warranty 10 years parts and 1 year labour

Hotpoint Dishwasher Overview:

  • One of our top recommendations when it comes to Hotpoint dishwashers is the Hotpoint Silver Aquarius Dishwasher code HFC2B19SVUK which tends to be available on sale for less than £300 when seen at the time of this review and can be double checked further below if needed.
  • This dishwasher has 13 place settings and the top rack basket can be adjusted to fit in larger pots and pans on the lower rack which works great for your larger type items to get washed. It comes with an Energy rating A+ status as sstandard, a 30 minute quick wash when you are in a hurry and the half load cycle works great for lighter loads that are not too heavily soiled.
  • There are 5 programme options here which include the quick wash, half load, prewash and economy mode which supports lower level utility bills, lower energy requirements and lower levels of water consumption. You have the indicators as standard for the salt refill and rinse aid and home deliveries can organised within a few working days. Recycling and installation services are available across various other Hotpoint dishwashers however does not appear to be available for this particular model.
  • The level of noise emitted is low at 49 dB(A) and the estimated level of water used per cycle is 11 litres on average. The dimensions to note for installation is 85cm high by 60cm wide by 60cm deep and it comes backed with a 10 year warranty on parts and 1 year warranty for labour to protect your investment well into the future.

Price Guide: Less than £300 excluding delivery

Option 2: Hotpoint White Full Size Integrated Dishwasher - LTB4B019

Summary of Main Features:

Integrated washer solution
Designed to be built in
Space for 13 place settings
Rinse aid indicator provided
Salt refill indicator also
2 temperature settings
Noise level 49dB(A) emitted
Filter system included
Water usage ~ 11L/cycle
Energy rating status A+
Size is 82H x 59.5W x 57D cm
Warranty 1 year labour plus 10 years for parts

Hotpoint Dishwasher Overview:

  • Up next we have an Integrated solution and it’s the Hotpoint White Full Size Integrated Dishwasher code LTB4B019 which is one of the better solutions if you need a dishwasher which can be integrated into your kitchen layout. Home deliveries are generally less than 5 working days and unlike the previous model, you can choose the recycling and installation services which can be around £100+ extra when seen at the time of our review (please note that installations for the integrated model are not always available and may need to be organised locally)
  • This integrated dishwasher has 13 place settings and an energy A+ rating status which means lower utility bills at the end of the day. The layout of the racks is well spaced out and it gives plenty of room for various cutlery, pots, dishes, cups, bowls and glassware. You get 4 cycles here which includes the prewash and the economy mode but please be aware that there is no quick wash option for this particular model.
  • The best cycle we have seen is the economy mode however the Intensive cycle works even better on heavier soiled plates and pots and the drying system works in a few minutes off the residual heat system. The basket racks can hold everything in securely in place and the cutlery basket works great to fit in all those knives, forks and spoons.
  • You get 2 temperature settings here along with 4 programmes which include the economy mode, prewash, intensive and the indicators for the salt refill and rinse are provided as standard. The noise level is low at just 46 dB(A) the dimensions are slightly smaller at 82cm high by 59.5cm wide by 57cm deep and it comes backed with the same warranty of 10 years for parts and 1 year for labour.

Price Guide: Less than £320 excluding delivery

Option 3: Hotpoint White Full Size Dishwasher - HFO3C22WF

Summary of Main Features:

Swift home deliveries
Install & recycling options
Optional credit card plans
Larger 14 place settings
3 temperature choices
9 programmes available
30 minute quick wash
Water usage ~ 9.5L/cycle
Energy rating status A++
Size is 85H x 60W x 59D cm
Labour warranty 1 year
Parts warranty 10 years

Hotpoint Dishwasher Overview:

  • Our third Hotpoint dishwasher and probably one of our favourites is the Hotpoint White Full Size Dishwasher reference code HFO3C22WF which comes with more place settings and a higher energy rating status than the previous 2 models already outlined. Unlike the integrated model, this model does include a quick wash solution of just 30 minutes which is a lot better than waiting over 1 or 2 hours to get your washing done.
  • One of the main attractions here is the 3D Zone Wash Technology mechanism which allows you to choose either more power or more energy efficiency and the results from heavily soiled dishes and pots are quite impressive. While this appliance will cost you more, you do get an improved solution when it comes to water pressure and water calibration in conjunction with the Inverter motor provided. This helps to hit the right spots at the right time so to speak.
  • There are 14 place settings here along with 9 programmes and it comes backed with the higher A++ energy rating status. Some of the programmes you can expect to get are prewash, economy mode, quick wash, intensive and you have the ability to adjust the top basket rack if needed to suit larger items underneath.
  • You get the same warranty as the rest (1 year labour & 10 year parts) and the dimensions to note when it comes to installation is 85m high by 60cm wide by 59cm deep. There are the indicators when rinse aid or salt needs to be added and the delay starter works longer up to 24 hours.
  • The noise level is lower here also at just 43 dB(A), the level of water used on average per cycle is also lower at just 9.5 litres per cycle and it comes with the overflow protection along with the child lock solution for any little ones in your home

Price Guide: Less than £400 excluding delivery

Part 3: Video Overview Summary

For your convenience, a short video summary is also outlined below which covers most of the main points you need to know before you commit to any purchase – feel free to check it out which will only take a few minutes of your time

Part 4: Main Pros & Cons to be aware of:

Main Pros to be Noted:

  • One of the main attractions here is definitely the excellent cleaning results seen over and over again with getting all of your dishes, cups, cutlery and pots spotless clean. When it comes to getting the job done, this appliance does not disappoint
  • When the appliance is running at full power, the low levels of noise emitted are so low and you hardly even notice it is even switched on.
  • The top adjustable tray rack is a nice bonus to have especially when it comes to fitting in larger pots and pans – the more flexibility you have, the better you are off in the long run.
  • Overall, we believe they provide great value for money for what you are getting. They may not be the best Dishwashers around, but they can certainly do the job impressively at a price range many people can afford.

Main Cons to be noted:

  • Some of the models lack a child lock protection function which is available on other dishwasher brands (it is available on model code below HFO3C22WF though)
  • The ability to handle larger plates such as 28/30cm diameter on the integrated dishwasher is somewhat limited also. You need to adjust the top basket rack to accommodate larger dishes from what we have seen.
  • There is no Smart connectivity capability, so everything needs to be controlled and managed by yourself and some of the cycles take far too long to complete in particular the economy mode
  • The delay starter works up to 8 hours long where we have seen other dishwashers with longer capabilities. Only a select number of Hotpoint dishwashers gives the 24-hour delay starter.
  • Installation and recycling services are not always available on every single model in the range – you need to double check them individually, especially when it comes to the Integrated dishwashers and there doesn’t appear to be any quick wash option on the integrated dishwasher either

Part 5: Comparison Table

To add further clarity on the features and dimensions for the Hotpoint dishwashers in this review, feel free to take a quick look through our comparison table below which should help you when making your own final decision.

Model:Hotpoint AquariusHotpoint IntegratedHotpoint Full Size
Energy Rating:A+A+A++
Place Settings:131314
Quick wash:30 minsN/A30 mins
Half Load:IncludedN/AN/A
Temperatures:3 settings2 settings3 settings
Economy Mode:YesYesYes
Salt Indicator:IncludedIncludedIncluded
Rinse aid indicator:IncludedIncludedIncluded
Delay Starter:8 hoursN/A24 hours
Noise Level:49 dB(A)46 dB(A)43 dB(A)
Water/cycle:~11 litres~11 litres~9.5 litres
Energy/cycle:1.04 kWh1.03 kWh0.93 kWh
Parts warranty:10 years10 years10 years
Labour warranty:1 year1 year1 year

Part 6: Conclusion & Optional Feedback

After reviewing the various Hotpoint dishwashers, we can definitely recommend these dishwashers as they provide great value for money and they deliver excellent cleaning results over and over again. The controls are really easy to manage so there are no complications when operating these dishwashers. In addition, the filter works fine and the level of noise emitted is hardly noticeable which is a major plus and the ability to clean those dinner pots means a lot less work is needed on your end after your family gatherings.

For different washes, the programmes available work as you would expect and the simplicity of operation is a big advantage unlike other dishwasher types that can be somewhat difficult to navigate. Further information on our top recommendation plus customer reviews can be viewed below…

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